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Seacoast Division Summer Meeting at the Club in August

The Seacoast Division of the National Model Railroad Club will hold its summer meeting at the Great Falls Model Railroad Club on Saturday, August 3 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Clinics are planned during the day. Rick Mills will conduct a clinic called “Realistic Train Operations on Model Railroads.” This presentation is about getting an operation system up and running with …

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Did You Know? Origins of Model Train Shows in Maine

Did You Know? – Paul Lodge –   Bob Willard took some time to explain to the club members present at the June 20 meeting the origins of train shows in Maine. In the late 1970s, Al Thurston and Wally Chase started train shows in Auburn, which were the first in the state. Al and …

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3rd Annual Train Fest

On Saturday, August 17, the Great Falls Model Railroad Club will celebrate the Lewiston-Auburn Balloon Festival with its third annual Train Fest, a family fun event at the club building at 144 Mill Street in Auburn from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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