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Gateway 2020 NMRA Convention

Early Registration for the Gateway 2020 NMRA Convention Is Now Available

Early registration for the Gateway 2020 NMRA National Convention is now open. You can register at www.gateway2020.org. Early registration is $125 and early registrants receive first shot at signing up for tours and other events. Price goes up on September 1, 2018....
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Arduino and Model Railroading, DCC++ and JMRI – Gateway NMRA Meeting August 20, 2018

The next monthly meeting of the Gateway Division will be at 7 p.m. on Monday, August 20, 2018 at VFW Post 805 in O’Fallon, Illinois. Illinois Valley Division member Thomas Ose will recap the "Arduino and Model Railroading" clinic he presented in April and go deeper in the usage of Ard...
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Special Member Only Event: Tour of Continental Fabricators

Arrangements have been made to have a joint group Gateway Division NMRA and St. Louis Chapter NRHS members only tour of Continental Fabricators, 5601 West Park Ave., St. Louis, Missouri, on Saturday, September 15, 2018, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Continental has special expertise in fabricating,...
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Milwaukee Railroad Display

Milwaukee Road Display and a Private Rail Car – Gateway NMRA Meeting February 19, 2018

The next monthly meeting of the Gateway Division will be at 7 p.m. on Monday, February 19, 2018 at Oliver C. Joseph Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM, 3795 IL-15 Belleville, IL 62226. Owner Brad Joseph has arranged loan of a display designed and built by the Milwaukee Country Historical Society...
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Light Emitting Diodes & Miller Signs for Your Layout – Gateway NMRA Meeting Jan. 15, 2018

The next monthly meeting of the Gateway Division will be at 7 p.m. on Monday, January 15, 2018 at Trinity Lutheran Church in West St. Louis County. Gary Brandenburger, D.Sc., will return to follow-up on last year’s discussion on Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs). Gary will recap what are L...
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Bring It and Brag/Swap Meet – Gateway NMRA Meeting December 18, 2017

The next monthly meeting of the Gateway Division will be at 7 p.m. on Monday, December 18, 2017 at VFW Post 805 in O’Fallon, Illinois. This month is our annual Bring it and Brag/Swap Meet event. Everyone is welcome to bring your favorite models (engines, cars, structures) and show the...
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Annual Holiday Dinner Party 2017

Annual Holiday Dinner Party – Gateway NMRA Meeting November 20, 2017

As is our tradition, we will not have a meeting in November; rather, we'll be holding our annual holiday party. This year's party will be Monday, November 20th, 6:30 p.m. at the Ballwin Golf Club, 333 Holloway Rd, Ballwin MO. Cost is $18.50 per person. Payment must be received no late...
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Disposing of The Model Railroad After The Passing of The Modeler – Gateway NMRA Meeting March 20, 2017

The next monthly meeting of the Gateway Division will be at 7 p.m. on Monday, March 20, 2017 at Trinity Lutheran Church in West St. Louis County. Bill Linson will present "What Now," focusing on the basics of disposing the model railroad, railroad memorabilia, and "railroad stuff" aft...
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Create Highly Detailed Model Railroad Gondolas – Gateway NMRA Meeting January 16, 2017

The next monthly meeting of the Gateway Division will be at 7 p.m. on Monday, January 16, 2017 at Trinity Lutheran Church in West St. Louis County. Dave Lowell will discuss techniques he uses to create his highly detailed gondolas. Techniques include how he adds dents and creases to m...
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Annual Holiday Dinner Party – Gateway NMRA Meeting November 21, 2016

This year's Division Holiday Party will be a catered event at a new location. The party will start at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, November 21, 2016 at the Ballwin Golf Course, 333 Holloway Rd., Ballwin, MO 63011. The event will be catered by Callier's Catering. Cost is $11 per person. Please...
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2016 Member Survey Results

The Gateway Division NMRA leadership team has completed review of the results of our member survey and we’re starting to work on implement the findings. we’re going to need your help implement the changes. We sent out 214 surveys and received 68 responses. Please review the findings a...
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From Photograph to Scale Model – Gateway NMRA Meeting April 18, 2016

The next monthly meeting of the Gateway Division will be at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 18, 2016 at VFW Post 805 in O’Fallon, IL. John Carty will present his techniques for creating realistic structures and models from photographs. Come see how he creates these fine reproductions of actua...
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