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Now through
December 28, 2018

1 to 5 pm Sunday through Friday
10 am to 5 pm Saturdays
10 am to Noon December 24
Closed December 25
Sun City Huntley's
Kishwaukee Valley and Eakin Creek Model Railroad Club
Holiday Train Display
Prairie View Lodge
122880 Del Webb Blvd.
Huntley, IL

The display features eleven G, O, HO, and N scale trains
all running in a winter wonderland of snow, lighted buildings
and detailed mini scenes.

The club also will be raffling off three Lionel train sets
with a drawing on Sunday, December 23.
Participants do not have to be present at the drawing to win.

Nov. 23 – Dec. 21, 2018
10 a.m. – 5 p.m

Dec. 22, 2018 – Jan. 6, 2019
10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Chicago Botanic Garden
Wonderland Express
1000 Lake Cook Road
Glencoe, IL 60022

See over 20 trains winding their way through
holiday scenes featuring 80 organic structures
of iconic locations in the USA.

https://www.chicagobotanic.org/wonderland 
for more information about this event.

December 15 & 16, 2018

See the IRM website for
hours of operation
Illinois Railway Museum
Happy Holiday Railway - with Santa
7000 Olsen Rd.
Union, IL 60180

http://www.irm.org/ 
for more information about this event.

December 16, 2018
1:30 PM

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Fox Valley Division Meet

Gary Morava Recreation Center
110 W. Camp McDonald Road
Prospect Heights, IL 60070

http://www.foxvalleydivision.org/ 
for more information about this event.

December 31, 2018
5 - 10 pm

January 1, 2019
Noon - 9 pm

Norfolk & Western POCA division Open House

Mike Ritschdorff is hosting an open house & operating session
on News Year's Eve & News Year's Day. The iconic NWPOCA has
been featured in many national publications & is well worth a visit.
His latest addition to the layout includes many structures built by the late MMR Don Cook.

E-mail Mike for directions and further information about this event at:

nwpoca@hotmail.com 


January 5, 2019
10 am to 6 pm

January 6, 2019
10 am to 5 pm
World's Greatest Hobby on Tour
Schaumburg Convention Center
Schaumburg, IL

http://wghshow.com/sch2019/

for more information about this event.

January 20, 2019
1:30 PM

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Fox Valley Division Meet

Gary Morava Recreation Center
110 W. Camp McDonald Road
Prospect Heights, IL 60070

http://www.foxvalleydivision.org/ 
for more information about this event.

February 2, 2019
9am - 5 pm

February 3, 2019
10am - 3pm

22st Arctic Run Model Railroad Show & Sale.

Stevens Point Holiday Inn and Convention Center
1001 Amber Avenue
Stevens Point, WI

Please email:
jimbro67@gmail.com  or  crm114@tds.net 

for more information about this event.

February 16-17, 2019
9:00am - 5:00pm Saturday
9:00am - 4:00pm Sunday

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Mad City Model Railroad Show & Sale

Alliant Energy Center
Exhibition Hall
Madison, WI

https://www.nmra-scwd.org/scwd-events.html 
for more information about this event.

February 17, 2019
1:30 PM

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Fox Valley Division Meet

Gary Morava Recreation Center
110 W. Camp McDonald Road
Prospect Heights, IL 60070

http://www.foxvalleydivision.org/ 
for more information about this event.

March 17, 2019
1:30 PM

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Fox Valley Division Meet

Gary Morava Recreation Center
110 W. Camp McDonald Road
Prospect Heights, IL 60070

http://www.foxvalleydivision.org/ 
for more information about this event.

April 28, 2019
1:00 PM

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Fox Valley Division Meet
Annual Business Meeting & Officer Elections


Gary Morava Recreation Center
110 W. Camp McDonald Road
Prospect Heights, IL 60070

http://www.foxvalleydivision.org/ 
for more information about this event.

May 19 - 21, 2019
1:30 PM

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2019 Midwest & Thousand Lakes Region Joint Convention

Days Inn
LaCrosse, WI

http://www.mwr-nmra.org/mwr2016/mwr.conventions.html 
for more information about this event.

June 2, 2019
1:30 PM

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Fox Valley Division Meet

Gary Morava Recreation Center
110 W. Camp McDonald Road
Prospect Heights, IL 60070

http://www.foxvalleydivision.org/ 
for more information about this event.

June 26 - 30, 2019

N Scale Convention

Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare
Rosemont, IL 60070

https://www.nationalnscaleconvention.com/ 
for more information about this event.

July 7 - 13, 2019
1:30 PM

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2019 National NMRA Convention

Salt Lake City, Utah

http://www.nmra2019slc.org/ 
for more information about this event.