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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Monthly Club Meeting on 2/19 Canceled

Because of the snowstorm predicted for Thursday, February 19, the regularly scheduled meeting of The Great Falls Model Railroad Club is being canceled for safety reasons.

There will be no meeting this month, but we hope to see all of you at the next meeting on March 19.

The cancellation of this meeting will also be listed on the local television stations and on our website.

We hope to see many of you at the Augusta Armory this Saturday, February 21, for the Whitefield Lions Club Model Railroad & Doll House Show.  The show runs from 10 to 3.  We’ll start setting up around 7 a.m.  If you want to bring your module and have it included in the club’s layout, please be at the Augusta Armory before 8.  Admission to the show is $5 for adults, children under 12 free, family limit of $10.


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‘The Signal’ – February Newsletter Now Available

The SignalFebruarys ‘The Signal’ newsletter is now available online!


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Bangor Savings Bank Voting Underway

The Bangor Savings Bank Foundation is again offering the eight highest vote-getting non-profit organizations an opportunity to receive a grant of $5,000, with an additional sixty nonprofits receiving $1,000. Any Maine resident is eligible to vote for up to three different organizations when entering the Bank’s website. Last year many club members used Museum LA as one of the three different organizations. In turn, Museum LA suggested that its members vote for us.

It is easy to vote. Go on line to and vote for The Great Falls Model Railroad Club as a write-in nomination. (Notice that the word “The” is the first word in the official name of the club.)

Voting began February 1 and ends February 28. Encourage friends, family members, email and Facebook contacts to vote for The Great Falls Model Railroad Club online as well. Use #CMM2015 to vote on Twitter. Every vote counts.


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