Great Falls Model Railroad Club

Welcome to the Great Falls Model Railroad Club of Lewiston and Auburn, Maine.

Our purpose is to help promote model railroading as a hobby and an opportunity for community outreach. The club’s main focus is to help educate, not only from our members’ knowledge of model railroading but also for the public’s safety at railroad crossings and on railroad right-of-way areas through our involvement in Operation Lifesaver.

We are a 501c(3) organization so donations are tax-deductible.

Most members come from the Lewiston-Auburn area, but everyone is welcome to join.

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3rd Annual Surplus Inventory Sale – December 10, 2016

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ExTRAINaganza 2016

extrainaganza-logoNovember 19, 20, 25, 26. The Great Falls Model Railroad Club
ExTRAINaganza at 144 Mill St., Auburn across from Barker Mill Apartments, will be fun for the whole family. Model trains in various scales will be running under decorated Christmas trees and operating throughout the two-story, handicapped accessible building on temporary Christmas layouts and extensive permanent layouts, including Thomas the Tank Engine. There is a Brio layout at a young child’s height and a play area with age-appropriate trains for young children near the craft tables where parents can sit and watch their children while enjoying light snacks.

Railroad sets and train cars, hats and T-shirts, and other model railroad items will be for sale.

Train Time videos will be shown all day and can also be purchased.

The Shriners’ FEZtival of Trees in Lewiston takes place on the same days so families can enjoy both events on the same or alternate days: Saturday, November 19, 10-8; Sunday, November 20, 10-4; Friday, November 25, 10-8; Saturday, November 26, 10 to 4. Admission is $3 for adults; children 12 and under are admitted free. Tickets for HO Guest Engineers, games with prizes, and decorating Christmas ornaments and cookies cost $1 each or 7 for $5.

Photos of previous ExTRAINaganzas can be seen HERE in our Gallery

 

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Maine State Museum Annual Train Show 2016

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