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6 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise
My affection for model trains dates to a Christmas morning in Brooklyn when my father snapped together some tracks around the tree and placed Lionel trains on it.
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8 hrs ago | Patch.com
Check Out Model Trains at the Library 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, and 1 - 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7, at the Glenview Public Library, 1930 Glenview Rd. For the train-lover in your family, the North Shore & Western Model Railroad Club fills the library's community room with model railroads.
13 hrs ago | South Whidbey Record
Walking into the downstairs of Jack Tingstad's house is like taking a trip back in time.
13 hrs ago | TwinCities
About 1,000 people are expected in Afton on Friday and Saturday for the annual Holiday in the Village celebration.
16 hrs ago | Market Wire
Lionel Trains, the iconic model train company, today unveiled Lionel Tracks, a web-based destination that aggregates content celebrating all things locomotive.
RAILROADS TO BE SHOWCASED: The Youngstown Model Railroad Association will hold an open house from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at their club location, 751 N. Four Mile Run Road, Youngstown.
Joetta Elliott of Tabor City, N.C., assists her grandson Aiden Milliken,7, a student at Jesse Mae Monroe Elementary School, in finding specific accessories on the train display at Calabash Marketplace while owner Jack Alexander looks on.
Sabrina Raymond took this shot of a visitor sitting in front of large wooden toy blocks with a train engine and some cars behind him in the Round House of the B&O Railroad Museum in Baltimore.
The classic story of The Polar Express has captivated the hearts and minds of boys and girls across the globe for nearly three decades.
Patcong Valley Model Railroad Club will host its 29th annual open house from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the following Saturdays and Sundays: Dec. 7, 8, 14, 15, Jan. 4, 5, 11, 12, 18 & 19. Admission is free.
BEACON PHOTO/CHARLENE COOPER Rescue! - One of the many scenes visitors to Blue Springs Railroad will discover is this plane crash in the lake, complete with emergency vehicles, including firetrucks, a rescue boat, and an ambulance racing to the scene with real flashing lights.
The ski slopes are covered with snow - the slopes at Oglebay's Miniature Train and Village Display at the Good Zoo, that is.
The Polar Express Adventure embarks at the Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History on Saturday, Dec. 7 from 6 to 10 p.m. following the City of Kennesaw's Christmas tree lighting ceremony at Depot Park.
Brenna Norman/The Hawk Eye A model of Burlington is part of Burlington Model Railroad Engineers Society's display Sunday at its 19th annual open house near Gladstone, Ill.
Engineer and conductor Tony Keegan of the Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad punched tickets for visitors entering the Freight House/ Heritage Centre of the Branch River Valley in Union, where a model of the 1909 Boston and Maine Railroad was one of two dozen model layouts during the day's self guided Tour de Chooch.
Train collecting and set building is a great hobby for adults and children. The Cheshire High School Marching Band and Parent's Association recently held a Train Show on November 24 at Cheshire High School.