Flagstaff Model Railroad Club Events

Join us for model railroading fun!

EVENTS FOR VISITORS:

FIRST SATURDAY OPEN HOUSE - first Saturday of each month except August, 10:oo a.m. to noon:  Each month, we invite everyone to our open house, with trains running and the opportunity to visit with members about model railroading and the Flagstaff Model Railroad Club operations.

August 29 – September 1, 2014 - Coconino County Fair:  Join the Flagstaff Model Railroad Club for our free open house throughout the fair–10-10 Friday through Sunday; 10-4 Monday.  Over 9,000 visitors enjoy our trains, Thomasincluding the famous ad train highlighting our sponsors, Thomas, and Monday’s last hour caboose train. Building 3 just inside the entrance.  No additional fee beyond Fair entrance.

EVENTS FOR MEMBERS AND PROSPECTIVE MEMBERS:

Almost Every Tuesday, 7:00 p.m.: Club members work on wiring, scenery and layout projects.  Weather and other factors keep us from guaranteeing the club being open every Tuesday.  Contact President Dave Nash at his office–779-1380–to confirm.

UPCOMING EVENTS FOR ALL MODEL RAILROADERS:

June 21, 2014: NMRA Arizona Division Meet (Note Date Change): 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., FLAGSTAFF.  Clinics, swap meet, modelling & photo competitions, railettes and more.  $7.00.

SPECIAL ANNUAL EVENTS FOR EVERYONE:

May 10, 2014, 10:00 – 2:00:  Flagstaff’s National Train Day (7th Annual):  At the Flagstaff Visitor Center.  Come learn about trains–full size and models–with displays and special events!

JUNE 14-15, 2014, 9:00 – 5:00:  Williams Train Day (3rd Annual): At the Grand Canyon Railway; All things trains, including steam-powered Cataract Creek Rambler and GCRR shop tours, caboose and BNSF engine, Operation Lifesaver, plus food, cars and tractors!

Last Update 4/15/2014 by Jim Tuck

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