Upcoming Events

December 3 , 2014

 
 

Cajon Division Meet, January 31, 2015, Huntington Beach, CA Meet

Pacific Southwest Region Convention, September 16-20, 2015, Scottsdale, AZ Convention

National Model Railroad Association Convention, Aug. 23-29, 2015, Portland, OR Convention

 

Train to Santa's Workshop, Orange Empire Railway, Dec. 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 2014, Perris, CA http://www.oerm.org/train-santas-workshop-0
Embark on a magical train ride and visit with Santa Claus himself at his North Pole workshop on Dec. 7, 13, 14, 20, 21. Ride the train where elves will lead families in Christmas songs, holiday trivia games and story telling. Santa greets the guests as they arrive at the workshop. Visit with Santa & Mrs. Claus at a play area where children can experience Thomas train tables, a child-powered roller coaster and crafts. Enjoy holiday treats while waiting to board your train and a child-size train ride ($2). Train times are 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m, 5:30 p.m and 7 p.m. Trains fill up fast. So it is advised to call the museum for reservations. 951-943-3020.

 

Cajon Division

Model Workshop/Micro-Meet, January 31, 2015, Huntington Beach, CA Meet Flyer
The Cajon Division is sponsoring a Model Workshop day hosted by Gary and Sandy Butts at their residence in Huntington Beach. All members of the NMRA and their guests are invited to participate in this one day event. The specific puirpose of the event is to inhance individual model building skills and knowledge.


 

All Aboard: A Celebration of Walt's Trains, November 13, 2014 - February 9, 2015

San Francisco, CA http://www.waltdisney.org/trains

The Walt Disney Family Museum is pleased to present All Aboard: A Celebration of Walt’s Trains, on view from November 13, 2014 through February 9, 2015. This comprehensive exhibition explores the influence that railroading had on Walt Disney's life and work. It also tells the story of how his railroading legacy lives on to this day in Disney films and theme parks around the world. Including more than 200 artifacts, firsthand accounts, archival videos, images of Walt and his trains, and actual model trains running throughout the show, All Aboard highlights how Walt's passion for trains developed long before manifesting itself in Disney short cartoons, feature films, and in Walt's personal life at home.

 

Cajon Division Annual Temecula Model Train Winter Event, March 13-14, 2015, Temecula, CA

The Cajon Division is holding its annual Spring Meet & Event this coming March at the Mary Phillips Senior Center in Temecula, CA. This event is open to all and will feature a complete selection of model railroad clinics, a model train contest, local area layout tour, awards banquet and Division membership meeting at Pat and Oscar's restaruant. Lunch will be available Saturday afternoon. Friday evening will feature Bingo, John Allen's TimeSaver switching challenge and possibly the first Boxcar Drag race (more later), all for great model train prizes for the winners. Watch this site for more specific information on this Event.