The quarterly newsletter including a calendar of events.
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Photos of Past Layouts and Scenes
Note: The December business meeting and auction is on the first Saturday. It will be at the club building beginning at 12:00
PM. (The actual first Wednesday will be an additional work night.)
In January, the monthly business
meeting returns to the usual first Wednesday of each month, 6:30 PM at the club.
On work nights, members are encouraged to work on their layout projects or asssist
other members. Official start time
is 6:30 PM,
although members are welcome to begin earlier.
December 7 and 14
Open Running Nights
These are nights to run trains;the club's, or yours, any railroad, any load. This includes standard gauge and narrow gauge. Official start time is 6:30 PM, although members are welcome to begin
SASME prototypical operation sessions occur the last Wednesday of each month and usually the following
Wednesday operations begin with a couple of people working the yard and Ocotillo at 2:45 PM.
Trains begin running at 3:00 PM. Dinner break occurs at 4:30 PM and ops resume by 6:00 PM.
The Saturday sessions starts at 8:45 AM for the yard jobs and at 9:00 AM for
trains. Lunch break is about 11:00 AM then ops resume afterward.
These are currently standard gauge operations.
November 30 (Due to the club meeting and auction, there will not be
an operation session on Dec. 3.)