Special Museum of Bus Transportation Event at the AACA Museum

Kansas Central Lines Bus

It would be frightening to miss this! — The Museum of Bus Transportation’s (MBT) Fall Meeting at the Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) Museum is this Saturday, October 31st. Featured speaker Jim Lehrer, former anchor of ‘The News Hour’, will share information with attendees about his family’s Central Kansas Bus Lines and other bus-related information.

Jim Lehrer

Lehrer will be officially turning the title and ownership of his 1946 Flxible Airporter over to the MBT. The Airporter will find its new home among the buses featured in the Museum. Cost to attend is $35.00, which includes access to all of the event’s activities and 20% off bus-related items in the Museum retail store.

Event Overview 

Event Location: AACA Museum, Lower Level

8:30 – 10:25 a.m. Registration, Refreshments, and Mini-Flea Market: several vendors on hand selling bus-related items

10:30 – 11:15 a.m. Guest Speaker, Jim Lehrer Presentation

11:30 – 12:30 p.m. Business Meeting, A presentation of MBT financials and operations for 2015

12:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Luncheon, Menu includes salad, beverages, medallions of tenderloin, sesame chicken, and dessert station

 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Tour of local Rohrer Bus routes and the Bus Storage Annex

 For more information, visit the Bus Museum at http://www.busmuseum.org/Bus_Museum/Current_Activities.html.

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About  the AACA Museum

The Antique Automobile Club of America Museum, a Smithsonian Affiliate, displays beautifully restored automobiles, buses and motorcycles in unique life-like scenes representing the 1890s – 1980s in a cross-country journey from New York to San Francisco.   This Museum, a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization, is known to be one of the largest automotive museums.  Special exhibits change several times a year and focus on a variety of eras and types of vehicles.  The Museum is in South Hanover Township, located just off Route 39, one mile west of Hersheypark Drive, Hershey, Pennsylvania.  Regular admission $12, seniors age 61 and older $11, juniors age 4-12 $9, children age 3 and under and AACA Members are FREE.  The Museum is open daily from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.  New for 2015, the AACA Museum will be open from 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM on the first Thursday of November.  For further information, please call 717-566-7100 or visit www.AACAMuseum.org. 

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