Upcoming Events

WEEKLY MEETINGS EVERY WEDNESDAY - Come check out our club to see what we are all about. Guests are always welcome! Members meet every Wednesday starting at 7:30 PM. Click here for our address and a helpful map.

 

Upcoming Events: 

  • February 11, 12: CMRS Layout Tours

  • ebruary 4-5, Olds:  2017 Olds Model Train, Hobby and Craft Show, sponsored by the Mountain View Model Railroad Club. FGH Gymnasium at Olds College 4500-50th St. Sat 10-5 and Sun 10-4. Admission $5.00 per person, children 5 and under are free. Info:- Rick Astle 403-556-8121 or email 1mvmrc@gmail.com
  • February 25-26, Saskatoon: All Aboard 2017, Western Development Museum 2610 Lorne Ave. Saturday 9-5:00, Sunday 9-4:30. Layouts, Vendors, and Consignment Tables. Info:- www.prairierailworkshop.comallaboardtrainshow@gmail.com

  • March 3-4, Calgary: Railroad Prototype Modellers Meet, St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, 703 Heritage Drive SW. Friday 7pm - 9 pm - Hands-on Decoder Installation Clinic, pre-registration required, $15. Saturday 9am - 4pm - Show and Tell to share modelling ideas, four clinics, raffle tickets for displaying your models. For further information, updates, and Friday Clinic pre-registration, please contact: Dave Audley, 403-275-1869 daudley@telusplanet.net

  • March 5, 2017- CMRS Spring Mini Meet + CMT Annual Flea Market, Glenmore Inn
  • March 18-19, Lethbridge: Southern Alberta Model Railway Club Open House at the expanded club building in Gyro Park, 15th Street and 10th Avenue A South. 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM both days. Info:- www3.telus.net/samrc/ or Bill Smienk 403 328-4244 Lethbridge bsmienk@telus.net

    March 25-26, Moose Jaw: Train Show. Sponsored by the Thunder Creek Model Railroad Club. Western Development Museum, 50 Diefenbaker Drive. The museum is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $10.00 for adults which then provides full access to the show and all museum exhibits. There is no charge for show participants or vendors who may rent tables for a small fee. Info:- www.tcmrc.org

  • April 1-2, Prince Albert: Prince Albert Model Train & Hobby Show at the Prince Albert Golf & Curling Club. info:- riverxingnorth.webs.com/

    April 1 (Sat), Edmonton:  MMRF Spring Swap Meet: Central Lion's Senior Citizens Recreation Centre 11113 113 St. 9AM-Noon, Admission $3. Info:- Ric Francoeur, Ph. 780-458-1032 www.mmrf.ab.ca

  • April 22-23, 2017- SUPERTRAIN 2017, Genesis Centre Canada's Biggest and Best Annual Model Train Show; 9 AM to 5 PM both days. Genesis Centre, 7555 Falconridge Blvd. NE, Calgary. FREE PARKING at Genesis Centre and McKnight-Westwinds C-Train Station with free shuttle. Adult - $15, under 16 - free. Over 70,000 sq. ft. of operating layouts, exhibits and displays, railroad artists, hobby shops, model manufacturers, demonstrations, clinics, museums and railroad historical associations, Lego and Thomas Play Area, garden railways, ride-on trains, and much more. Info:- www.supertrain.ca or email to info@supertrain.ca
  • May 6-7, Regina:  REGINA RAILFEST, Tartan Curling Club, 1464 Broadway Avenue, Regina, Saskatchewan. 20,000 square feet for layouts, displays, exhibits, and vendors. Info:- Tyler Smith, smithtyler@sasktel.net
  • May 19-21: Red Deer, AB C&E Express, the 6th Division’s Spring Meet. Watch the PNR website Events       page for more details as they are confirmed. This is the annual 6th Division Meet for the long weekend in May
  • June 7-10: Spokane: SPOKANE FALLS EXPRESS 2017 Pacific Northwest Region Convention. Hotel information is now posted; phone reservations are now being accepted at 1-800-RED-LION;  use "Spokane Falls Express" as the Group Code. The registration process for the 2017 PNR Convention is now open on the SFX 2017 website. Info:http://www.pnr5d.org/index_spokanefallsexpress2017.htm Hotel rates are reasonable at $99 per night based on double occupancy. There are 5 full days of activities with all sorts of tours, ladies program and much.

 

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