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To Learn More About Being A Member - Kankakee Railroad Museum

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									                KANKAKEE RAILROAD MUSEUM
    197S. EastAvenue Kankakee, 60901 www.kankakeerrmuseum.com
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    Become Member theMuseum:
         a      of
    The Railroad   Museum         in
                            began 1999  withthe building ofthreemod€ltrain  layouts.A
    Pullmancar was purchasedand restorodwith half ofthe car convertedinto an elegant
    dining car. A cabooseand Kankakee    trolley car wereadded,and tho historic Kankakee
    trolley car is being restor€d.Tho cabooseis waitingfor resto€tion.

    The RailroadlMuseurn hostedvisitors of all ages. The Pullmancar has hosted
                          has
    dinners,brunches,birthdayparties,and manycommunitytours. Classesof school age
    childrenhavebeen comingto enjoyth€ modelkains and to experience what rail travel
    was like fortheir grandparents groat-grandparents.
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    Educational  opportunitiessuch as these are importantfor our community,but they do not
    come without a cost, Restoration work contlnueson the trolley and restorationofthe
    caboosehas neodsto be done. Sincethe Museum'sbudgetis limited,we are appealingto
    our friends in the communityfor supportto preserve railroadinghislory of Kankakee
                                                       the
    County.

    We ask you to considera tax.deductiblo for preservation
                                           gift            ofthe trolley and caboose.
    Thosegiving $500or more will be recognized a sp€cialPlaqueot Donorsin the lrolley
                                                on
    barn,while those giftins $100to $250will havea commemorativobrick engravedto your
    wishes placedin the walkwaybetweentho depotand the trolley bam.

    For a $25 donationyou can bocomea TicketAgent memberand r€coivea one"yoar
                to
    membership the llluseumwhich will includea quarterlynewsletterannouncingspecial
    eventsat the llluseumand a 15%discounton rentalsofthe Pullmancar or TrollevBarn.

    Levelsof Membership the Railroad
                      in           Museum:

           _   $1,000    Superintendent               _    $100     Flagman
                         (trolley
                                seatsponsor)

           _    $500     Conductor                    _    $50      Brakeman
                         (diningtablesponsor)

           _    $250     Engineer                     _    $25      TicketAgent

    Pleasemakecheckspayableto Kankakee             and mail to:
                                     RailroadMuseum,

           Jim Schwade
           969 S. ChicagoAve.
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           Kankakee, 60901

    Thankyou verymuchfor yoursupporr

    The KankakeeRailroadMuseumis a 501 (c) 3 organization, donationsare tax-
                                                         so
    deductible.

								
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