Division Meeting

Module Building Train ‘N Camp Series - Scenery and Structure Placement

Date: 
Sat, 10/31/2020 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Covenant Presbyterian Church
2881 Canton Rd
Marietta, GA 30066
See Map:  Google Maps

Kitbashing a Tool Shed is the third of three classes in the "Module Building" Train ‘N Camp series.  Participants will complete their module by installing the completed tool shed and add scenery. 

Registration is Required.

The Module Building Train ‘N Camp Series covers the construction of an HO Scale module that can be used to earn the Golden Spike Award from the NMRA Achievement Program. The overall cost for the program will be $50.00 for each of the 8 participants for the full program.  Registration is for all three sessions and all materials for the basic modules will be provided. Students will be furnished with a tool list prior to each session. There will be 4 additional slots available for the one session on kit bashing. Registration for that session will be $15.00.

Tools
A list of needed tools will be provided to each participant.

Series Schedule

  • May 30, 1pm to 4pm - Module construction, track installation and wiring
  • August 29, 1pm to 4pm - Kitbashing a tool shed
  • October 31, 1pm to 4pm – (Costume optional, but the instructors are partial to Candy Corn) – Scenery and structure placement


Registration is required.  Contact Perry Lamb at Perry_Lamb@mindspring.com

Module Building Train ‘N Camp Series - Kitbashing a tool shed

Date: 
Sat, 08/29/2020 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Covenant Presbyterian Church
2881 Canton Rd
Marietta, GA 30066
See Map:  Google Maps

Kitbashing a Tool Shed is the second of three classes in the "Module Building" Train ‘N Camp series. This class will cover kitbashing a structure, in this case a tool shed, from a boxcar body and finishing that structure. 

Registration is Required.

The Module Building Train ‘N Camp Series covers the construction of an HO Scale module that can be used to earn the Golden Spike Award from the NMRA Achievement Program. The overall cost for the program will be $50.00 for each of the 8 participants for the full program.  Registration is for all three sessions and all materials for the basic modules will be provided. Students will be furnished with a tool list prior to each session. There will be 4 additional slots available for the one session on kit bashing. Registration for that session will be $15.00.

Tools
A list of needed tools will be provided to each participant.

Series Schedule

  • May 30, 1pm to 4pm - Module construction, track installation and wiring
  • August 29, 1pm to 4pm - Kitbashing a tool shed
  • October 31, 1pm to 4pm – (Costume optional, but the instructors are partial to Candy Corn) – Scenery and structure placement


Registration is required.  Contact Perry Lamb at Perry_Lamb@mindspring.com

 

O Scale South 2020

Date: 
Sat, 02/22/2020 - 9:00am

Hosted by the Southern O Scalers.

Cross of Life Lutheran Church
1000 Hembree Road
Roswell, GA  30076

We will Co-host the 6th annual Atlanta/Southeast O Scale swap meet now known as O Scale South on February 22, 2020 that will include swap tables, running trains on our smaller SOS modular layout, clinics, and layout tours of some marvelous home layouts, including The Model Railroad Club of Atlanta's great one. Stay tuned for more information. Please call Dan Mason @770-337-5139 for more information.

$5 Admission (Spouses, Children Free) or additional information, visit the Southern O Scalers website.

Module Building Train ‘N Camp Series - Basic Module Construction

Date: 
Sat, 05/30/2020 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Covenant Presbyterian Church
2881 Canton Rd
Marietta, GA 30066
See Map:  Google Maps

Basic Module Construction is the first of three classes in the "Module Building" Train ‘N Camp series. This class will cover module (benchwork) construction, laying flex track and a turnout and wiring the track and turnout.

Registration is Required.

The Module Building Train ‘N Camp Series covers the construction of an HO Scale module that can be used to earn the Golden Spike Award from the NMRA Achievement Program. The overall cost for the program will be $50.00 for each of the 8 participants for the full program.  Registration is for all three sessions and all materials for the basic modules will be provided. Students will be furnished with a tool list prior to each session. There will be 4 additional slots available for the one session on kit bashing. Registration for that session will be $15.00.

Tools
A list of needed tools will be provided to each participant.

Series Schedule

  • May 30, 1pm to 4pm - Module construction, track installation and wiring
  • August 29, 1pm to 4pm - Kitbashing a tool shed
  • October 31, 1pm to 4pm – 1600 (Costume optional, but the instructors are partial to Candy Corn) – Scenery and structure placement


Registration is required.  Contact Perry Lamb at Perry_Lamb@mindspring.com

 

2020 Holiday Party

Date: 
Tue, 12/08/2020 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

The annual holiday party will be held during the December meeting.  Please check back for more information. The party starts at 6:00 pm. 

Toys for Tots 
We will also be gathering new unwrapped toys for the USMC Toys for Tots annual toy collection drive. We have always been very generous and children deserve new toys for Christmas. Thanks again for your generosity.


There will not be a meeting of the Board of Directors prior to the December meeting.

2020 Board of Directors Election

Date: 
Tue, 11/10/2020 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

The 2020 Board of Directors Election will be held during the November 2020 meeting. A list of positions, candidates, and information on the voting process, will be on the website in October 2020.

 

Division Meeting and Diorama Contest

Date: 
Tue, 11/10/2020 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Clinic:  Stefan Barletski. Please check back for details.

Bring and Brag:  Please check back.

The Board of Directors meets prior to the Division meeting.  The BOD meeting begins at 6:00 p.m.


The 2020 Board of Directors Election will be held during the meeting. Election information and candidates.

The 2020 Piedmont Division Diorama Popular-Vote Contest will be held during the meeting.  Please check back for contest rules and additional information.

18th Annual Piedmont Pilgrimage

Date: 
Sat, 11/21/2020 - 10:00am - Sun, 11/22/2020 - 5:00pm

The Piedmont Division is proud to host the 18th Annual Piedmont Pilgrimage, the hobby's premier model railroad layout tour program.

Layouts are open every Saturday and Sunday from October 12 through November 22.  Saturday hours are 10:00AM to 5:00PM. Sunday hours are 11:00AM to 5:00PM.

DATES AND TIMES ARE TENTATIVE.  Please visit piedmontpilgrimage.com in early Summer 2020 for updated tour information.

 

18th Annual Piedmont Pilgrimage

Date: 
Sat, 11/14/2020 - 10:00am - Sun, 11/15/2020 - 5:00pm

The Piedmont Division is proud to host the 18th Annual Piedmont Pilgrimage, the hobby's premier model railroad layout tour program.

Layouts are open every Saturday and Sunday from October 12 through November 22.  Saturday hours are 10:00AM to 5:00PM. Sunday hours are 11:00AM to 5:00PM.

DATES AND TIMES ARE TENTATIVE.  Please visit piedmontpilgrimage.com in early Summer 2020 for updated tour information.

 

18th Annual Piedmont Pilgrimage

Date: 
Sat, 11/07/2020 - 10:00am - Sun, 11/08/2020 - 5:00pm

The Piedmont Division is proud to host the 18th Annual Piedmont Pilgrimage, the hobby's premier model railroad layout tour program.

Layouts are open every Saturday and Sunday from October 12 through November 22.  Saturday hours are 10:00AM to 5:00PM. Sunday hours are 11:00AM to 5:00PM.

DATES AND TIMES ARE TENTATIVE.  Please visit piedmontpilgrimage.com in early Summer 2020 for updated tour information.

 

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