Our monthly division meetings normally start at 7:00 pm with a model railroading clinic or workshop (see description below). A short business meeting follows the clinic. Regular division model railroading meetings are open to the public and are on the third Monday of each month. Refreshments are provided at the meeting. Guests are always welcome.
Our next scheduled meeting is on Monday, December 18, 2017 at 7 p.m. at the O’Fallon, Illinois VFW Hall.
Upcoming Gateway Division Meetings and Model Railroading Events
|Dec 18||Division Meeting VFW Hall, O’Fallon, Illinois (Get Directions) Clinic: Bring it and Brag/Swap Meet.|
|Jan 15||Division Meeting Trinity Lutheran Church, West County (Get Directions) Clinic: TBA.|
|Feb 19||Division Meeting VFW Hall, O’Fallon, Illinois (Get Directions) Clinic: TBA.|
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Upcoming Area Model Railroading Events
|Next event Nov 25||Missouri, Texas and Western Operating Sessions, 4th Saturday of every odd month, 11 am-3 pm, Mexico Train Works Model Railroad Club, 415-B West Jackson, Mexico, MO 65265, Open to the model railroading community, please notify organizer if you wish to attend at firstname.lastname@example.org. More info at http://www.mexicotrains.com.|
|Dec 2||Poinsettia Express, Sponsored by the Mississippi Valley N Scalers, Saturday, December 2, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, December 3rd, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Fahr Greenhouse, 8944 St. Albans Road (Hwy T), Wildwood, Missouri 63038.|
|Big Bend Model Railroad Club Holiday Operating Schedule, Our 1910 former railroad depot will be open and our O-scale trains will be operating every Saturday afternoon and Tuesday evening this December at the following times: Saturday, December 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 from 2:00–4:00 p.m., and Tuesday, December 5, 12, 19, 26 from 7:00–8:30 p.m., 8833 Big Bend Boulevard, Webster Groves, Missouri 63119. In case you should miss our holiday schedule, in January we will resume our normal first Tuesday of the month schedule. To learn more about our club visit www.bigbendrrclub.org, our Facebook page, or e-mail to Secretary@BigBendRRClub.org.|
|Dec 2||Great St. Louis Christmas Train Show and Food Drive, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Immanuel Lutheran School, 9733 Olive Blvd, Olivette, Missouri, Admission: $5, or $4 dollars with donation of nonperishable food item, children under 12 free.|
|Metro East Model Railroad Club Holiday Open House
Saturday, Dec 2, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Saturday, Dec 16, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Saturday, Dec 30, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Old Firehouse, 180 Summit St. (corner of School and Summit Streets), Admission: FREE, www.trainweb.org/memrc
|Model Railroading 101, Learn how to start your child in the hobby of model railroading. See how to build your first layout. Museum of Transportation, 2933 Barrett Station, 63122. Find out more: http://www.gatewaynmra.org/get-started/|