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KANKAKEE RAILROAD MUSEUM 197S. EastAvenue Kankakee, 60901 www.kankakeerrmuseum.com lL 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. or / 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. lL Kankakee, 60901 Thankyou verymuchfor yoursupporr The KankakeeRailroadMuseumis a 501 (c) 3 organization, donationsare tax- so deductible.
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