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Western Division NMRA Fall Model Railroad Workshop October 21, 2017

Great Day of Model Railroad activities and Fun!  The Plant City Meet!

John Trinkle Building
Plant City Campus Of Hillsborough Community College
1206 N. Park Rd.turn at the intersection of Cherry St and Park Rd & 2 blocksE. on Cherry)

Everyone is invited!  $15 per person which includes lunch!

8:30 a.m. - Registration begins.
8:30 a.m. - Coffee & Donuts will be available.
9:00- 9:15 a.m. Welcome and opening Remarks
9:15 a.m. – Workshop #1- Ondrew Hartigan- “Modern Benchwork Using All Plywood Construction”
10:15 a.m. – Workshop #2 Joe Oates- “The Auburndale Connection”
11:30-Noon Western Division Annual Business Meeting,  Jim Robertson
12:00 Noon - Lunch is served! 
1:00 p.m. – Work Shop #3  Carl Marchand- “DCC Decoders for Realistic Operation-an expose”
2:00 p.m. – Work Shop # 4 John Giammassi-“Scratch Building Wooden Structures”
3:00-4:30 pm Open House at the H.B.Plant Model Railroad Club at the Plant City1914 Community Center. 605 N. Collins St. 
The club has operating layouts in HO, N, G and O-27 along with the Carwin Baxter Museum.

Bring a friend who might be new to the area and interested in the model railroading hobby. This will be a great time and day for all!

If you are interested in having a model judged for NMRA merit please call and make arrangements.

Also we encourage everyone to bring a favorite building model, train car or locomotive for display and share with everyone.  You do not need to be a member of the NMRA to attend. 

For More Info:
Call - Gilbert Thomas at 863-412-3090
Email - Gilbert Thomas, Jr. at
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