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Pickups, bulldogs mark museum's seventh birthday

Pickups, bulldogs mark museum's seventh birthday

Help America on Wheels Museum blow out its seventh-birthday candles this weekend. Saturday will mark the unveiling of the museum's new exhibit, "Gettin' the Job Done: Evolution of the Pickup Truck," which showcases "the history of America's beloved workhorse — from the early days of the homespun Model T conversions to the stylish, chrome-laden trucks of the 1950s and 1960s." Free outdoor festivities, beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday, include a demonstration of human-powered vehicles and toys by Bob Swaim, and a presentation on bicycle safety. Saturday's indoor activities, free with museum admission, include caricatures by Lou Geczi, Matchbox...

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