Here’s an invitation to everyone interested in Narrow Gauge modeling, including your spouse and children. Any narrow gauge modeler with a module, diorama, equipment to operate, show n’ tell or swap is welcome. Dealers and individuals specializing in narrow gauge supplies, tools, and equipment will be here.
Here is a great way to participate in what is happening in the hobby. Topics and clinics cover layout lighting; DCC and decoder tuning; dead-rail operation (battery powered); computer control; and painting and pastel weathering.
WHEN & WHERE – May 18 through 19, 2018 at the exhibition pavilion at the Kimberton Fair Grounds, Kimberton, Pennsylvania. Open Friday at noon, for module and dealer set-up til 9:00 p.m. Saturday 8:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Sunday (May 20th) 8:00 a.m. to noon for breakdown.
WHY – To bring together NARROW GAUGE MODULES for our annual weekend operating session. This meet will NOT be open to the public. (No local advertising.)
FACILITIES – Motel facilities in the area. Campers will be permitted at the fair ground (no water, electric, or waste hookups, however).
FOOD – Coffee and donuts will be available Saturday morning. Saturday Lunch: Philadelphia hoagies, chips, and brownie.
ACTIVITIES – Operating Modules: bring your favorite equipment to run. Door prizes. We hope to have some clinics, as well. Bring your old photos of previous module meets for display, date them, if you can.
CLINICS – Subject, presenter and time will be posted. Those interested in presenting a clinic are asked to contact Bruce Saylor.
REGISTRATION – Weekend use of all facilities
Individual $15, spouse – no charge.
Daily rates - Individual $10, spouse – no charge.
Children under 16, free when accompanied by an adult
DEALERS – PLEASE Pre-Register!
Single $15, spouse – no charge, PLUS $25 per table.
Note: Table fees will double after April 15, 2018. Tables are 2½′ x 8′. Contact email@example.com. Table space can only be guaranteed on receipt of table fees. If you wish to be placed in a particular location, please indicate when you register. (e.g. - Near front door, against wall, same as last year, etc.) Room will be secured and guarded at night.
MODULES – PLEASE Pre-Register! We have over 10,000 square feet for modules and dealers! Contact firstname.lastname@example.org in order to fit your module into the appropriate loop.
SET UP Setup will begin Friday, May 18 at about noon until 9 pm. Saturday, the hall will open when Bruce arrives with the donuts and gets the coffee started (around 7:45 am).