The NMRA Michiana Division holds scheduled meetings on Saturdays at public libraries located around the division. Our meetings are open to the public and we always welcome potential new members to join us.
Summer Fun Events!
The Ridge model RailRoaders
will be open from 10:am to 4:pm (Ct) , on June 29th .On the
southeast Corner of Ridge Road and Colfax.
Take the I80/94 to exit 4
(Cline South) to Ridge Road. Take Ridge Road East (left) to Colfax
(across from Walgreens).
Past meeting topics:
Layout and Track Construction
Under the table discussion of frame work for your railroad benches
Presentation on Oil Dealers
Visit and lunch at the Cass County Model Railroad Club in Dowagiac, Michigan
NMRA EduTraIn presentations
How to tune rolling stock for improved operation
How to create believable structure stand-ins and models with Model Builder Software
Weathering with Guache, Powders, and Pan Pastels
Professional railroading videos
Using Touch Toggles to control turnouts
Operating Sessions at various members layouts
Open discussion of layout design considerations -
Bring 'em if ya got 'em Clinic on adding details to Structures
Presentation on the history of the NJI&I Railroad (with maps)
A visit to a local Model Railroad Club and other area layouts!