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Recent Updates and Additions.

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** Updated home page.
** Updated Train Show Page , now listing 5 train shows.
** Updated Meetings page.
** Updated Division Contest page.
** Updated Call Board page.
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June's meeting will be held at The Greene County Historical Society, 74 W Church St, Xenia, OH on June 16th at 2 pm. A ZOOM link will be available. Your e-mail is necessary to receive the ZOOM link . Email to NMRA.Div.3@gmail.com to received the link.

The Division's Board of Governors(BOG) meetings are being held via ZOOM and are open to all members. Contact a BOG member or Webmaster for details. The next BOG meeting is on July 1st at 7 pm.

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The Dayton Train Showsm

Division 3, MCR, NMRA is the host of the Dayton Train Showsm held the first full weekend of November. For 2024 it will be held on November 2nd and 3rd. The show is from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm on Saturday and 11:00 am to 4 pm on Sunday. The show will be held at The Fairgrounds and Event Center of Montgomery County, 645 Infirmary Rd, Dayton, OH. You can follow the train show by clicking Dayton Train Showsm to visit the train show website or visit our facebook page at NMRA Annual Dayton Train Showsm .
2024 Flyer .pdf
2024 flyer .docx

June Call Board available

The June issue of the Call Board is now available. Read here or Go here for archived copies.

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The Auction is coming

auctioneerThe July meeting will be the annual auction. Now is the time to go through your collection and sort out the items that no longer met your needs and get them ready for the auction. Procedures and forms will be posted shortly. A Reminder: If you are offering a high price item let us know in advance and we will do some advertising for that item. Also, we will have consignment tables at The Dayton Train Show for the members.

Here are the instructions .PDF .docx
Here is the tally sheet .PDF .docx
The Auction is coming.

 

 

 

The liquidation of the collection of Ralph George will begin on August 18, 2024. More information here

 

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Division 6 Project Car Available

BSS23

Click PDF for contact and detail information.

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Upcoming Events and Clinics

Date Event
June 16, 2024 General Membership Meeting. Contest is Railroad Structures. Clinic is by Dan Mack on Fire Fighting Equipment.
July 21, 2024 General Membership meeting. No contest. Auction time.
August 18, 2024 Ralph George Collection Liquidation. Greene County Historical Society. Details to be announced.
September 22, 2024 General Membership Meeting. Contest is Freight Cars.
October 20, 2024 General Membership Meeting. Contest is Caboose.
November 2 and 3, 2024 The 48th Dayton Train Show At Montgomery County Fairgrounds.
November 17, 2024 General Membership Meeting. Contest is Weathering.
December 8, 2024 UD Christmas on Campus.
December 15, 2024 General Membership Meeting. Contest is Structures.

 

Questions?  Email at NMRA.Div.3@gmail.com or call (937)424-6413.

NOTICE: THE ABOVE INFORMATION IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE. CHECK BACK FREQUENTLY FOR LATEST INFORMATION.

Video Library!


The division's video library contains over 300 titles, available to Division 3 members. Titles include Allen Keller Great Model Railroads series, modeling "how-to" videos, and prototypes railroads broken out by category to make them easier to find. New titles will be added during the year. These VHS tapes, DVDs, movies and books are available, but must be reserved through the Division 3 Librarian.

The video library is now in possession of 87 clinics from the NMRA National Office! New items are posted on the Division 3 Video Library web page. Many will be previewed here. To view a complete list of titles go to the video index (CLICK HERE).

NMRA Clinics now available from the library.
If you wish to reserve them please send an e-mail to the Division 3 Librarian

Contest Information

For a look at recent winners, visit our Contest page.

June's Contest is Railroad Structures. The categories are Kit, Kit Bashed, Scratchbuilt and Photo. Go to the contest page for details.

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