Our meetings are held on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm. We usually meet at the Eastside Terrace building at Lakeview Village, 9000 Park St., Lenexa, Kansas: near 90th Place and Pflumm (Map); however, the location is subject to change should the Lakeview Village location be unavailable.
- February 26:
- March 26: Make and Take meeting
- April 23:
- May 28:
- June 25:
- July 23:
- August 27:
- September 24:
- October 22:
- November 26
- Event Schedule:
- February 9-10: Lawrence Model Railroad Club 18th Annual Train Show and Swap Meet, Crown Automotive, 3400 Iowa Street, Lawrence. Saturday 9-4, Sunday 9-3. Adults $6.00, children 12 and under free with adult, bring a canned food donation and receive $1 discount per person. Barb Wire BBQ food truck on site Saturday and Sunday. More info: www.lawrencemodelrailroadclub.org
- March 23 The sounds of steam and diesel locomotives will fill the air along with hundreds of excited children when the Ozarks Model Railroad Association hosts its 41st Annual Spring Train Show time 9am to 3pm, Springfield Expo Center, 635 St. Louis Street, Springfield, MO. Nearly 200 tables will display railroad equipment of all scales as well as memorabilia. Ten, or more O, HO and N scale model railroads will be operating including the OMRA’s switching layout for kids of all ages. Kids can receive an Official Switchman certificate upon completion of their assignment. In addition, there will be displays by the Railroad Historical Museum, Greene County Museum. They can also earn an Official Whistle Blowers certificate by blowing the whistle on one of the operating layouts or become Official Locomotive Engineers by operating the Simulator program. Michael Landis, former TV journalist and author of the book "Show-Me Katy" and "The Main Track" will share vintage videos about the Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (Katy). Connie and Willie Misemer, Mt. Vernon, MO will be operating the Kiddy Train providing rides for children of all ages during the show, weather permitting. Food will be available and there will be many door prizes given away, including a train set several times during the show for kids. Admission is $7 for adults. Children under 12 and under are free with a paying adult. For other show details visit the OMRA website at omraspringfield.org or contact Ron Williams MMR. Phone: 417-839-3433. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
- June 29-30: MO-KAN Garden Railroaders Train Garden Tour. Visit our unique outdoor train gardens in the Kansas City area. See model trains surrounded by plants, running in a miniature world of trees, bridges, tunnels and buildings. Admission to this self guided tour is $10 a car. Fifty Percent of the proceeds will be donated to Harvesters.For more details and tickets, go to our website: www.mokangardenrailroaders.org
The Switch List: Events happening through-out the Mid-Continent Region