Our monthly division meetings 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, April 21, 2014 at 7 p.m. at the O’Fallon, Illinois VFW Hall.
Upcoming Division Meetings and Model Railroading Events
|Apr 21||Division Meeting VFW Hall, O’Fallon, Illinois Clinic: The clinic will be cover the basics of painting with an airbrush. We will begin with a video in which an expert covers all the steps a modeler should take when preparing to paint a model. The remainder of the clinic will provide participants a chance to familiarize themselves with several different types of airbrushes.|
|May 19||Division Meeting Trinity Lutheran Church, West County Clinic: This extended-length clinic will first review the basic steps to paint with an airbrush. Then participants will have an opportunity to paint or weather one or more of their freight cars. Please bring an undecorated car to paint or a decorated car to weather. The Division will provide paints and airbrushes for the activity. A video projector will be used so everyone can watch the “action.”|
|June 16||Division Meeting VFW Hall, O’Fallon, Illinois Clinic: TBA.|
|July 21||Division Meeting Trinity Lutheran Church, West County Clinic: TBA.|
|Aug 18||Division Meeting VFW Hall, O’Fallon, Illinois Clinic: TBA.|
|Sept 15||Division Meeting Trinity Lutheran Church, West County Clinic: TBA.|
|Oct 20||Division Meeting VFW Hall, O’Fallon, Illinois Clinic: TBA.|
|Nov 1||Gateway NMRA St. Louis Train Show Trinity Lutheran Church, West County|
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