Prairie Island Nuclear Plant Open House

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Apr 29, 2006
If I had known about this sooner, I probably would have gone down there. It goes until 2 PM, so if anybody is still interested...

You’re invited! Rain or Shine - the event goes on!

Xcel Energy’s Prairie Island location is hosting a community Open House – all are welcome to attend. Learn about nuclear power and its benefits to the environment and our community. Adults and kids of all ages can tour the control room simulator, visit with plant employees, participate in giveaways and enjoy a free lunch. Activities will focus on entertaining and educating kids, and will include an appearance by the famed Reddy Kilowatt!

A free picnic lunch will be served. Pre-registration is not required.

Join us Saturday, May 20th to -
• Grab some free giveaways
• Fill up with hot dogs, chips, and pop - FREE
• Enjoy face painting, balloons and an inflatable bounce house
• See a Control Room simulator demo
• Get a selfie with Reddy Kilowatt
• Meet a live Falcon and her handlers
• Learn from our experts in the "Neighborhood Talk" sessions
• See models of nuclear plant equipment
• Find ways to save energy at the Xcel Energy Home Efficiency booth
• Get involved with our military veterans employee group (MOVE)

We hope to see you there!

Also, did you know...?
• Prairie Island Nuclear is the largest source of carbon-free power in Minnesota
• Prairie Island Nuclear is the largest taxpayer in the Red Wing area
• Prairie Island Nuclear’s operation generates over $550 million in economic activity each year
• About 20% of the sites employees are military veterans
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