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"So many events, so little time!"

Contact Dave Grenier for additions or changes to the calendar
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Last Updated: May 20, 2022

DISCLAIMER: There is no guarantee events will happen as shown on this calendar.
Be sure to check the sponsoring organization's website for event status.
2022 EVENTS
May 18 – 22, 2022 - Midwest Region, North Central Region, and Mid Central Region of the NMRA and the Railroad Prototype Modelers (RPM) Conference. Indianapolis Marriott East Hotel and Convention Center, 7202 East 21st Street, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA • MAP
CANCELEDMay 21, 2022 - 11:00 am, Redwood Empire Division Spring Meet, has been canceled, as of Friday, May 20.
May 22, 2022 - 9:30 am, Coast Division Meet & Auction, BPOE Elks Lodge, 2255 Santa Clara Avenue, Alameda, CA 94501, MAP

From the North: Take Highway 880 south. Take exit #39B/23rd Avenue/Alameda onto Kennedy St. Turn right onto 23rd Avenue, then bear right onto 29th, which becomes Park. Turn right on Santa Clara.

From the South: Take Highway 880 North. Take Exit 38, High St. Turn left on High St. Bear right on Gibbons. Turn right on Santa Clara. The Elks Lodge is on the right.

Pre-event auction items check in starts at 9:30 am.

Event starts at 10:00 am with the clinic "DCC for Athearn Blue Box Diesels."

Auction starts about 11:45 am.

Must be NMRA member to buy or sell at the auction.

Bring your NMRA membership card!
May 26 – 28, 2022, 9:00 am to 7:00 pm - O Scale West/S West/Narrow Gauge West, 30th Annual Model Train Show, Hyatt Regency Santa Clara, 5101 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA. MAP
  • Individuals, importers, and dealers rent 200+ tables of 2-rail O scale, S scale, and all scales narrow gauge
  • Narrow gauge modelers and vendors in all scales are invited
  • Held in the Hyatt Regency's 25,000 square foot well-lighted and carpeted ballroom
  • Clinics, most are scale independent
  • Model and Photo Contests, winners determined by popular vote
  • White elephant and silent auctions at the Company Store
  • Free parking
  • Registration
Costs: Family registration good for all event activities all days is $45, $25 for Saturday walk-ups, 30" x 72" tables are $50 each, electrical is free.

Contact Info:
May 27, 2022 • 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm, Monthly Model Train Show, Walnut Creek Model Railroad Society, in Larkey Park, 2751 Buena Vista Ave, Walnut Creek, CA. • MAP

The Walnut Creek Model Railroad Society (WCMRS) operates the Diablo Valley Lines (DVL) model railroad, one of the most mountainous and one of the largest exclusively HO scale model railroads in the United States. This model railroad features standard gauge, narrow gauge, and interurban (overhead electric) freight and trolley lines.

Fares:
    • $5.00 Adults
    • $3.00 Seniors & Children (6-12 yrs)
    • Children under 6: FREE

For information call: (925) 937-1888
Visit our website: wcmrs.org
Like us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/wcmrs
June 4, 2022 - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Welcome to Summer Open House, San Leandro Historical Railway Society, 1302 Orchard Ave (in Thrasher Park), San Leandro, CA. MAP
  • 4,000+ feet of indoor HO Scale Track modeling the Overland Route from San Leandro, CA to Sparks, NV
  • G&O Garden Railway with interactive Children’s Display
  • Fun for the whole family!
  • Admission is Free; Donations are always welcome!
For more iInfo: Email info@slhrs.org or call Eugene, (510) 963-2985.
June 10 – 12, 2022 - Southern Califonia Ops - 2022, Operations weekend in the greater Los Angeles area. Event hotel planned for Simi Valley, CA • MAP

NOTE: Information on the website (e.g. layouts, schedule, hotel, etc.) still contains content from the cancelled SoCalOps-2020 event. Information for the 2022 event will be updated periodically, so check back later.

For those interested in Operations in the Southern California area, the NMRA Pacific Southwest Region (PSR) Convention, Orange Blossom Special 2021, is planned for Wednesday, September 8 – Saturday, September 11, 2021 at the Hilton Hotel / Orange County Airport, 18800 MacArthur Blvd, Irvine, CA • MAP
June 11, 2022 - Sierra Division – 10:30 AM Online Meet. For information contact Lou Anderson at louiesqd@att.net
June 18, 2022 - Rose City Garden Railway Society Summer Tour, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.

This year's Summer Tour will feature eleven garden railroads, five of which have never been on Summer Tour before. Three of the new layouts are on the west side, and two are in Vancouver.

The Rose City Garden Railway Society of Portland, Oregon promotes and practices the hobby of Garden Railroading. Whether you are a long-time hobbyist or a recent enthusiast, we welcome you to join us in planning gardens, building stock and scenery, running trains and, sharing lore and expertise.

For more info: Bill Derville, (503)720-5990 or bill@derville4.com
June 24, 2022 • 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm, Monthly Model Train Show, Walnut Creek Model Railroad Society, in Larkey Park, 2751 Buena Vista Ave, Walnut Creek, CA. • MAP

The Walnut Creek Model Railroad Society (WCMRS) operates the Diablo Valley Lines (DVL) model railroad, one of the most mountainous and one of the largest exclusively HO scale model railroads in the United States. This model railroad features standard gauge, narrow gauge, and interurban (overhead electric) freight and trolley lines.

Fares:
    • $5.00 Adults
    • $3.00 Seniors & Children (6-12 yrs)
    • Children under 6: FREE

For information call: (925) 937-1888
Visit our website: wcmrs.org
Like us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/wcmrs
June 25–26, 2022 - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Model Railroad Open House, Carquinez Model Railroad Society, 645 Loring Ave (across from C&H Sugar), Crockett, CA. • MAP

Come visit this HO scale tri-level 36' x 60' model railroad depicting the Southern Pacific/Union Pacific railroad as it traverses California from Oakland, California through the picturesque East Bay before climbing through the dramatic scenery of the Sierra Nevada mountains to Sparks, Nevada. Our walk-around model railroad allows you to closely follow a train as it traverses the railroad from Oakland to Sparks.

Admission: $5.00; children under 16 free when accompanied by an adult.
Info: davetateosian@sbcglobal.net
July 2, 2022 - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Summer Open House, San Leandro Historical Railway Society, 1302 Orchard Ave (in Thrasher Park), San Leandro, CA. MAP
  • 4,000+ feet of indoor HO Scale Track modeling the Overland Route from San Leandro, CA to Sparks, NV
  • G&O Garden Railway with interactive Children’s Display
  • Fun for the whole family!
  • Admission is Free; Donations are always welcome!
For more iInfo: Email info@slhrs.org or call Eugene, (510) 963-2985.
July 9, 2022 - Sierra Division – 10:30 AM Online Meet. For information contact Lou Anderson at louiesqd@att.net
July 29, 2022 • 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm, Monthly Model Train Show, Walnut Creek Model Railroad Society, in Larkey Park, 2751 Buena Vista Ave, Walnut Creek, CA. • MAP

The Walnut Creek Model Railroad Society (WCMRS) operates the Diablo Valley Lines (DVL) model railroad, one of the most mountainous and one of the largest exclusively HO scale model railroads in the United States. This model railroad features standard gauge, narrow gauge, and interurban (overhead electric) freight and trolley lines.

Fares:
    • $5.00 Adults
    • $3.00 Seniors & Children (6-12 yrs)
    • Children under 6: FREE

For information call: (925) 937-1888
Visit our website: wcmrs.org
Like us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/wcmrs
August 7 – 13, 2022 - Gateway 2022 NMRA National Convention and National Train Show, Marriott Grand Hotel, St. Louis, 800 Washington Ave, St. Louis, Missouri, USA • MAP

Registration now open and includes free admittance to the National Train Show and one self-drive tour. See website for more details.
August 13, 2022 - Sierra Division – In-person Meet. To be determined.
August 26, 2022 • 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm, Monthly Model Train Show, Walnut Creek Model Railroad Society, in Larkey Park, 2751 Buena Vista Ave, Walnut Creek, CA. • MAP

The Walnut Creek Model Railroad Society (WCMRS) operates the Diablo Valley Lines (DVL) model railroad, one of the most mountainous and one of the largest exclusively HO scale model railroads in the United States. This model railroad features standard gauge, narrow gauge, and interurban (overhead electric) freight and trolley lines.

Fares:
    • $5.00 Adults
    • $3.00 Seniors & Children (6-12 yrs)
    • Children under 6: FREE

For information call: (925) 937-1888
Visit our website: wcmrs.org
Like us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/wcmrs
August 20, 2022, Redwood Empire Division Picnic. Location to be determined.
September 7 – 11, 2022 - Back on Track in 2022, NMRA Pacific Southwest Region 2022 Convention, presented by San Diego Division, Four Points by Sheraton San Diego, 8110 Aero Drive, San Diego, CA • MAP
September 10, 2022 - Sierra Division – 10:30 AM Online Meet. For information contact Lou Anderson at louiesqd@att.net
September 11, 2022 - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Model Railroad Open House, Carquinez Model Railroad Society, 645 Loring Ave (across from C&H Sugar), Crockett, CA. • MAP

All proceeds from this Open House will be donated to the Crockett Carquinez Fire Department.

Come visit this HO scale tri-level 36' x 60' model railroad depicting the Southern Pacific/Union Pacific railroad as it traverses California from Oakland, California through the picturesque East Bay before climbing through the dramatic scenery of the Sierra Nevada mountains to Sparks, Nevada. Our walk-around model railroad allows you to closely follow a train as it traverses the railroad from Oakland to Sparks.

Admission: $5.00; children under 16 free when accompanied by an adult.
Info: davetateosian@sbcglobal.net
September 17 & 18, 2022 - 11:00 am to 6:00 pm,  Weekend Model Train Show, Walnut Creek Model Railroad Society, in Larkey Park, 2751 Buena Vista Ave, Walnut Creek, CA. • MAP

The Walnut Creek Model Railroad Society (WCMRS) operates the Diablo Valley Lines (DVL) model railroad, one of the most mountainous and one of the largest exclusively HO scale model railroads in the United States. This model railroad features standard gauge, narrow gauge, and interurban (overhead electric) freight and trolley lines.

Fares:
    • $5.00 Adults
    • $3.00 Seniors & Children (6-12 yrs)
    • Children under 6: FREE

For information call: (925) 937-1888
Visit our website: wcmrs.org
Like us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/wcmrs
September 30, 2022 • 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm, Monthly Model Train Show, Walnut Creek Model Railroad Society, in Larkey Park, 2751 Buena Vista Ave, Walnut Creek, CA. • MAP

The Walnut Creek Model Railroad Society (WCMRS) operates the Diablo Valley Lines (DVL) model railroad, one of the most mountainous and one of the largest exclusively HO scale model railroads in the United States. This model railroad features standard gauge, narrow gauge, and interurban (overhead electric) freight and trolley lines.

Fares:
    • $5.00 Adults
    • $3.00 Seniors & Children (6-12 yrs)
    • Children under 6: FREE

For information call: (925) 937-1888
Visit our website: wcmrs.org
Like us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/wcmrs
October 1, 2022 - West Side Reunion presents the 33rd Annual Logging & Mining Modeler's Convention at the Sonora Senior Center, 540 Greenley Road, Sonora, CA.  (MAP)

Join us for the all-day event, including clinics, contests, and dealer sales area. See the website for details on vendor tables. Admission is $25.00 in advance or $35.00 at the door (this year your spouse is included). Dealer tables are available for $35.00 for the first table, which includes one pass. Each addition 8' table is $10.00. Each additional person at your table(s) is $25.00 for their pass. Please reserve your tables early.

See the website for new information!

Contact: Frank Markovich, E-mail: frank@frankmarkovich.com, Phone: (408) 505-2727.
October 2, 2022 - 8:30 am, Sierra Seminar, Sonora Senior Center, 540 Greenley Road, Sonora, CA.  (MAP)
  • Presentations on the history and modeling of the Sierra and other Tuolumne County railroads
  • Free tables for related displays and for sale items
  • Warm fellowship, free coffee, water, donuts and interesting discussions
  • Pizza lunch included for $15 in advance or $20 at the door
  • Plus much more.
Contact Glenn Sutherland at glennsutherland@sti.net for more information.
October 7 – 9, 2022 - Central Coast Railroad Festival, San Luis Obispo and Northern Santa Barbara Counties, CA. Hosted by San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum, 1940 Santa Barbara Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA.   MAP

October 8, 2022 - Sierra Division – In-person Meet. To be determined.
October 15–16, 2022 - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Model Railroad Open House, Carquinez Model Railroad Society, 645 Loring Ave (across from C&H Sugar), Crockett, CA. • MAP

Come visit this HO scale tri-level 36' x 60' model railroad depicting the Southern Pacific/Union Pacific railroad as it traverses California from Oakland, California through the picturesque East Bay before climbing through the dramatic scenery of the Sierra Nevada mountains to Sparks, Nevada. Our walk-around model railroad allows you to closely follow a train as it traverses the railroad from Oakland to Sparks.

Admission: $5.00; children under 16 free when accompanied by an adult.
Info: davetateosian@sbcglobal.net
November 19, 2022 - 11:00 am, Redwood Empire Division Fall Meet, held online via Zoom.
December 10–11, 2022 - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Model Railroad Open House, Carquinez Model Railroad Society, 645 Loring Ave (across from C&H Sugar), Crockett, CA. • MAP

Come visit this HO scale tri-level 36' x 60' model railroad depicting the Southern Pacific/Union Pacific railroad as it traverses California from Oakland, California through the picturesque East Bay before climbing through the dramatic scenery of the Sierra Nevada mountains to Sparks, Nevada. Our walk-around model railroad allows you to closely follow a train as it traverses the railroad from Oakland to Sparks.

Admission: $5.00; children under 16 free when accompanied by an adult.
Info: davetateosian@sbcglobal.net
December 25, 2022 - Merry Christmas
2023 and FUTURE EVENTS
April 26 – 30, 2023 - Rails by the River 2023, Joint PCR/FRRS 2023 Convention. Courtyard by Marriott Sacramento Cal Expo, 1782 Tribute Rd, Sacramento, CA 95815. • MAP
August 22 – 25, 2023 - Texas Express 2023, NMRA National Convention, Hosted by Lone Star Region. Convention Hotel: Gaylord Texan, 1501 Gaylord Trail, Grapevine, Texas, USA • MAP

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Future NMRA Conventions for Long Range Planning

August 7 – 13, 2022 - Gateway 2022, NMRA 2022 National Convention, Marriott Grand Hotel, St. Louis, 800 Washington Ave, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

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August 22 – 25, 2023 - Texas Express 2023, Gaylord Texan Hotel, 1501 Gaylord Trail, Grapevine, Texas, USA.

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many organizations are still closed in 2021. Please refer to the sponsoring organization's website for their current status. The PCR is not responsible for events canceled without notice. There is no guarantee events will happen as shown below.

Weekly Club Activities

Changes? e-Mail Dave Grenier at: pcrWebmaster@pcrnmra.org

Every Monday 7:00 PM / Santa Cruz County Railroad Historical Society (HO, N, G)
Watsonville, CA / Rick Lopez, e-mail: rick213@pnet.net or 831-768-8211

Every Tuesday 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM / Empire Builders Model Railroad Club (HO) 3318 School St, Oakland, CA / e-mail: president@ebmrc.org. Also see Saturday.

Every Tuesday & Thursday 7:00 PM / Roseville Roundhouse Model Railroad Club (HO)
Roseville, CA / George Carter, e-mail: Geo_Clairie_Carter@msn.com

Every Tuesday & Thursday 7:00 PM / Golden Empire Historical and Modeling Society (HO, N)
Bakersfield, CA / Doug Wagner, e-mail: carldw@aol.com or 661-589-0391 / Club phone 661-325-5820

Every Tuesday 5:00 to 8:00 PM / South Bay Historical Railroad Society (Museum, Library, HO, N, 4'8")
1005 Railroad Ave, Santa Clara, CA / Club phone 408-243-3969. Also see Saturday.

Every Tuesday / Lompoc Valley Model Railroad and Historical Society (HO) CLOSED – Another Fallen Flag!
Gone, but not forgotten. See the photos taken by Anita Walker, owner of Central Coast Trains at the Society's 2015 open house.

Every Tuesday 7:30 PM / South Coast Society of Model Engineers (Z, N, HO, O, G, Steam, Trolley, Diesel)
Round robin meetings weekly at members' homes. Also field trips. Business meeting on third Tuesday at Wood Glen Hall, 3010 Foothill Rd (@Alamar), Santa Barbara, CA / Contact: Bruce Morden, e-mail: bdmorden@sbceo.org

Every Tuesday and Friday 7:00 - 10:00 pm / Black Diamond Lines Model Railroad Club Work and gab session (HO) Antioch, CA / E-mail: info@blackdiamondlines.com / Club phone 925-779-1964.

Every Tuesday and Friday 7:00 PM / Walnut Creek Model Railroad Society (HO, HOn3)
Walnut Creek, CA / Darlene Ferguson, e-mail: totempolekds@hotmail.com / Club phone 925-937-1888

Every Wednesday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (and every 2nd and 4th Saturday 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM • Admission: Free / Bay Area N-Trak Model Railroad Club (N)
Wells Fargo Express Room, Southern Pacific Railroad Depot, 900 Loring Ave., Crockett, CA • Map / Donations are welcome. / Contact: Jim Gray, send text to 925-260-5804 or e-mail to graymarks@hotmail.com

Every Wednesday 7:30 PM / Gold Coast Modular RR Club (HO)
Meets in members' homes in Ventura County, CA / Jerry Mittelholtz, e-mail: mittelj@vcss.k12.ca.us or 805-525-5136 / David Minkin, e-mail:  dddave@compuserve.com

Every Wednesday (and Saturday/Sunday) from April to December, Wednesday 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM, Saturday & Sunday 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Trains run on Sundays only, admission is charged. Displays are open for viewing on Wednesday and Saturday, admission is free / Golden State Model Railroad Museum / East Bay Model Engineers Society (O, HO, N, Narrow Gauge, Traction) / Point Richmond, CA / Club Phone 510-234-4884 or info@gsmrm.org

Every Wednesday & Friday 7:00 to 10:00 PM / Carquinez Model Railroad Society (HO)
645 Loring Ave (Across from C&H Sugar), Crockett, CA / Greg Ockander 510-787-6703 or cmrs.trainclub@gmail.com

Every Wednesday 7:00 to 9:00 PM / West Bay Model Railroad Association (HO) / 1090 Merrill Street, south end of the Menlo Park Caltrain Station, Menlo Park, CA / Scheduled work sessions. Construction and scenery 100% complete on new DCC 2-level layout designed for operations; signaling design in process. Visitors welcome. Membership open. e-mail westbaylines@gmail.com

Every Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday / Santa Susana Railroad Historical Society (HO)
Simi Valley, CA / Richard Dale Parshall, e-mail: oltwntrn@pacbell.net / 805-522-9721 or jamromin@socal.rr.com  / http://www.trainweb.org/ssmrc/

Every Thursday 2:00 to 7:30 PM, also Saturday, events permitting, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM / The Tidewater Southern MRC Inc & Tidewater Southern Railway Historical Society Inc.(HO / N)
San Joaquin Fairgrounds, Building 1, corner of Airport and Charter Ways (Hwy 4), Stockton, CA / Tiffany Barning, tidewatersrhs@gmail.com

Every Thursday 5:00 to 8:00 PM and Sunday 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM / Eastern Sierra Railroad Society (HO, N) / 520 South Richmond Road, Ridgecrest, CA 93555 / Facebook page or call Gary Gearhart, (760) 269-5762

Every Thursday 6:15 PM / Thursday Nite Boomers (all) / San Luis Obispo County, CA / Terry N. Taylor, e-mail: terryntaylor@charter.net or 805-595-9535

Every Friday 7:00 PM / Walnut Creek Model Railroad Society (HO, HOn3)
Walnut Creek, CA / Darlene Ferguson, e-mail: totempolekds@hotmail.com / Club phone 925-937-1888

Every Friday / Lompoc Valley Model Railroad and Historical Society (HO) CLOSED – Another Fallen Flag!
Gone, but not forgotten. See the photos taken by Anita Walker, owner of Central Coast Trains at the Society's 2015 open house.

Every Friday 7:00 - 10:00 pm / Black Diamond Lines Model Railroad Club Work and gab session (HO) Antioch, CA / E-mail: info@blackdiamondlines.com / Club phone 925-779-1964 (Also Tuesday night)

Every Friday 7:30 PM / Sacramento Model Railroad Historical Society (HO, On3)
Sacramento, CA / Dave Megeath, e-mail: d.megeath@comcast.net or 916-927-3618

Every Friday 7:30 PM / Silicon Valley Lines Model Railroad Club (HO)
San Jose, CA / Bernhard Beck, e-mail: svl@siliconvalleylines.com or 408-753-6196 • Weekly meetings of club members currently are on Google Meet. Visit Website for details.

Every Friday 7:30 - 9:30 PM / Tri-City Society of Model Engineers (HO, N)
Niles Plaza, Fremont, CA / Stanley Keiser, e-mail: sbkeiser@juno.com or 510-791-1504

Every Saturday 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM / Fresno Model Railroad Club (HO, N)
1321 Betty Lane, Selma, CA / Mailing Address: PO Box 181, Selma, CA 93662

Every Saturday 9:00 AM to Noon / Belmont Model Railroad Club (HO)
1719 E. Belmont Avenue, Fresno, CA / Facebook page. Info: (559) 289-5549.

Every Saturday 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM / San Leandro Historical Railway Society (HO, O, G)
1302 Orchard Ave, San Leandro, CA / Information: Eugene (510) 963-2985 or info@slhrs.org.

Every Saturday 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM / South Bay Historical Railroad Society (Museum, Library, HO, N, 4'8") 1005 Railroad Ave, Santa Clara, CA / Club phone 408-243-3969. Also see Tuesday.

Every Saturday, events permitting, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, also every Thursday 2:00 to 7:30 PM / The Tidewater Southern MRC Inc & Tidewater Southern Railway Historical Society Inc.(HO / N)
San Joaquin Fairgrounds, Building 1, corner of Airport and Charter Ways (Hwy 4), Stockton, CA / Tiffany Barning, tidewatersrhs@gmail.com

Every Saturday (and Wednesday/Sunday) from April to December, Wednesday 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM, Saturday & Sunday 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Trains run on Sundays only, admission is charged. Displays are open for viewing on Wednesday and Saturday, admission is free / Golden State Model Railroad Museum / East Bay Model Engineers Society (O, HO, N, Narrow Gauge, Traction) / Point Richmond, CA / Club Phone 510-234-4884 or info@gsmrm.org

Every Saturday 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM / Empire Builders Model Railroad Club (HO) 3318 School St, Oakland, CA / e-mail: president@ebmrc.org. Also see Tuesday.

Every Saturday Noon to 5:00 PM / West Bay Model Railroad Association (HO) / 1090 Merrill Street, south end of the Menlo Park Caltrain Station, Menlo Park, CA / Scheduled work sessions. Construction and scenery 100% complete on new DCC 2-level layout designed for operations; signaling design in process. Visitors welcome. Membership open. e-mail westbaylines@gmail.com

Every Saturday and Sunday 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM / Amador County Model Railroad Museum (HO) / 13828 Gold Mine Rd., Suite 1, Pine Grove, CA. / Call (209) 418-5820 for more information.
Open during COVID-19 • We will remain open if anyone wishes to come run their HO DCC trains with us. Please contact us before showing up. We look forward to having some fun with all of you.

Every Sunday 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM and Thursday 5:00 to 8:00 PM / Eastern Sierra Railroad Society (HO, N) / 520 South Richmond Road, Ridgecrest, CA 93555 / Facebook page or call Gary Gearhart, (760) 269-5762

Every Sunday (and Wednesday/Saturday) from April to December, Wednesday 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM, Saturday & Sunday 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Trains run on Sundays only, admission is charged. Displays are open for viewing on Wednesday and Saturday, admission is free / Golden State Model Railroad Museum / East Bay Model Engineers Society (O, HO, N, Narrow Gauge, Traction) / Point Richmond, CA / Club Phone 510-234-4884 or info@gsmrm.org

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Monthly Club Activities

Changes? e-Mail Dave Grenier at: pcrWebmaster@pcrnmra.org

First Thursday - 10:00 AM / Siskiyou Model RR Club / Currently meeting at members' hones. Info: Tom Brass, (530) 842-4921

First Saturday 10:00 AM / San Leandro Historical Railway Society (HO, O, G), Monthly meeting / 1302 Orchard Ave, San Leandro, CA / Information: Eugene 510-963-2985 / Info: info@slhrs.org.

First Saturday 11:00 am to 12:00 PM / Golden State Model Railroad Museum / East Bay Model Engineers Society (O, HO, N, Narrow Gauge, Traction) / Point Richmond, CA / Club Phone 510-234-4884 or info@gsmrm.org. Free coffee and doughnuts.

First Saturday 12:30 PM / European Train Enthusiasts (ETE) Sacramento Chapter (HO, HOm, N)
3600 J Street, Sacramento, CA. (entrance from 36th Street near East Sacramento YMCA). Social and H0 layout running 12:30 to 2:00 PM, then program/show and tell, followed by 2:30 PM business meeting. / Contact: Dusan Petras (650) 300-9504 or Helmuth Nixdorf (916) 481-0991, e-mail: dusanpetras@aol.com / See the website for additional information: www.ete.org.

Second Tuesday 7:30 PM / Empire Builders Model Railroad Club (HO) 3318 School St, Oakland, CA / e-mail: president@ebmrc.org

Second Wednesday 7:30 PM / Golden Empire Historical and Modeling Society (HO&N)
Bakersfield, CA / Doug Wagner, e-mail: carldw@aol.com or 661-589-0391 / Club phone: 661-325-5820

Second Saturday 10:00 AM / Tehachapi Loop RR Club / Tehachapi, CA / Tom O'Brien, e-mail: threerail@earthlink.net 661-822-1546

Second (and Fourth) Saturday 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM (and every Wednesday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM) • Admission: Free / Bay Area N-Trak Model Railroad Club (N)
Wells Fargo Express Room, Southern Pacific Railroad Depot, 900 Loring Ave., Crockett, CA • Map / Donations are welcome. / Contact: Jim Gray, send text to 925-260-5804 or e-mail to graymarks@hotmail.com

Second Saturday 1:00 to 4:00 PM / West Bay Model Railroad Association, (HO) Open House. 1090 Merrill Street, south end of the Menlo Park Caltrain Station, Menlo Park, CA / We run trains for visitors. Free admission; donations greatly appreciated. e-mail westbaylines@gmail.com

Second Saturday 1:00 to 5:00 PM / European Train Enthusiasts (ETE) San Francisco Bay Area Chapter (HO)
Location varies / Contact: Brian Hitchcock, brianhitchcockdba@gmail.com / See the website for additional information: www.ete.org.

Second Saturday 1:30 PM / Carquinez Toy Train Operating Museum Business Meeting , 645 Loring Ave (Across from C&H Sugar), Crockett, CA. MAP

Second Saturday 3:00 - 6:00 PM / California Central Club (HO & HOn3) / Old Agnew Station, 4185 Bassett St, Santa Clara, CA / Subject to change, contacting us in advance of your visit is highly recommended at: ccmrc1961@gmail.com

Second & Fourth Weekends / Swanton Pacific Railroad Society (19")
Santa Cruz County, CA / Ed Carnegie, e-mail: ecarnegi@calpoly.edu or 805-756-2378

Mid-Month Weekends / Bitter Creek Western RR (Live Steam)
Arroyo Grande, CA / Dan Andrews, e-mail: danandrews@charter.net or 805-481-0419

Third Monday 7:00 PM / San Luis Obispo Model Railroad Association (all)
Oceano Depot, CA / Dennis Pearson, e-mail: info@slomra.org or 805-929-3062

Third Tuesday 7:00 PM / Visalia Electric Model Railroad & Historical Society / Meets at Ryan's Place Restaurant, 3103 South Mooney Blvd, Visalia, CA / Cecil Eppler, e-mail: cecil_eppler@sbcglobal.net

Third Wednesday 8:00 PM / West Bay Model Railroad Association, (HO) Monthly Business Meeting, 1090 Merrill Street, south end of the Menlo Park Caltrain Station, Menlo Park, CA / Membership open. e-mail westbaylines@gmail.com

Third Friday 7:00 - 11:00 PM / Black Diamond Lines Model Railroad Club Operating session (HO) / Antioch, CA / Info: info@blackdiamondlines.com / Club phone 925-779-1964

Third Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Noon / San Joaquin Central Operating Session (HO) / Fresno, CA / Chuck Harmon, e-mail: harmonsta@aol.com or 559-299-4385. It's April 1949 on SP's Donner Pass and fictitious SJC. An advance courtesy contact is appreciated. Send e-mail to be added to mailing list.

Third Saturday / Sacramento Modular Railroaders Operating Session (HO) / Sacramento, CA / Scott McAllister, e-mail: scooter923@att.net

Fourth Wednesday 7:00 PM / Coast Toy Train Club / Wood Glen Hall, 3010 Foothill Rd (at Alamar), Santa Barbara, CA / Lots of collecting in S, O, and Standard gauges. / Contact: Ken Kelley, e-mail: kenatttr@thirdrail.com

Fourth (and Second) Saturday 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM (and every Wednesday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM) • Admission: Free / Bay Area N-Trak Model Railroad Club (N)
Wells Fargo Express Room, Southern Pacific Railroad Depot, 900 Loring Ave., Crockett, CA • Map / Donations are welcome. / Contact: Jim Gray, send text to 925-260-5804 or e-mail to graymarks@hotmail.com

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Irregular / Central California Operators Group (all) / varies / Steve Hayes, e-mail: hayeswp@hotmail.com 209-536-1847

Irregular / Northern California Free-mo (HO) / San Francisco Bay Area / Gregg Fuhriman, e-mail: gregg@atwc.teradyne.com or 408-365-9508 / http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Free-mo/

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