Monthly Meetings

We have monthly events all year round, from our monthly meetings to our Fall Train Show, Spring Flea Market and special events. Our regular meetings rotate around the city, typically 2 pm on the 2nd Sunday. See this link for archived reports on our May 2018 Cincinnati Express Convention.
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Cincinnati Division 7 members are encouraged to invite guests to our meetings, and may forward invite emails and links accordingly. Other interested parties may contact the webmaster for an invitation. Per NMRA rules, guests are permitted up to 3 visits before needing to join the NMRA.
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You are cordially invited to our next
regular Cincinnati Division 7 meeting on

Sunday, February 14 at 2 pm
100% Virtual via Zoom

Our February meeting will be 100% virtual conducted via Zoom. Special guest Gary Hoover from Gateway Div. (St. Louis, MO) will share a clinic on his incredible “1950’s N&W HO Scale Layout, with O. Winston Link Scenes.” Afterwards John Burchnall will share more layout photos.

We'll also conduct our monthly contest virtually again, using submitted electronic photos of either models or the real thing (prototype). The contest topic is Hopper or Gondola Car. As before, the contest submissions and voting will be conducted in stages during the week prior, via email and our website, and the results will be shared live during our virtual meeting. See Contest tab for details. See Company Store tab for our latest merchandise offerings and HO scale car kits.

Instructions to access the meeting & contest will be emailed twice to Div. 7 members during the week before the meeting. See attached for those meeting and contest procedures. Read and print a copy of the Zoom Quick Guide.

Advance Meeting Notice
Sunday, March 14 at 2 pm

Our March meeting will be 100% virtual conducted via Zoom. John Burchnall will share a new clinic on “Modeler’s Guide to Using Timelines in Selecting Eras.” The presentation includes unique compilations of several diverse technology and industry timelines that can guide and focus your modeling efforts. Afterwards John will share some more layout photos.

We'll also conduct our monthly contest virtually again, using submitted electronic photos of either models or the real thing (prototype). The contest topic is Steam Locomotive. As before, the contest submissions and voting will be conducted in stages during the week prior, via email and our website, and the results will be shared live during our virtual meeting. See Contest tab for details. See Company Store tab for our latest merchandise offerings and HO scale car kits.

BEING RESCHEDULED!
2021 Flea Market & Trade Show
From March to June, 2021

Our 2021 Cincinnati Div. 7 Spring Flea Market and Trade Show is being re-scheduled from March to a Saturday in early June. Venue is tentatively the same: the gym of the Lakota West Freshman Campus at 5050 Tylersville Rd, West Chester, OH 45069. This is a fun and popular modeler's event to buy and sell new and not so new model railroad items from individuals and dealers. As before, we plan to provide our NMRA info booth, loco test track, White Elephant sales and modeler aid services. A new flyer will be posted here once date and details are known. Contact Registrar Roy Hord for table inquiries and Chair Peter Weiglin for other info.

Annual Meeting Schedules

See links below for one page summary tables for all primary meetings, including advance planning notices. Some future data is new or yet to be determined and all is subject to change.

2021 program table new 11Jan21
2020 program table
2019 program table
2018 program table
2017 program table
2016 program table
2015 program table
2014 program table
2013 program table

 

 

 

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