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2018 Polar Express Rick and Marty Fair are inviting family and ILSR Club Members to their home on Saturday December 8th.  (5:30-7 PM) Sounds like FUN!  See attached

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Davis Open House

On Sat October 13, Don and Norma Davis opened their backyard to many ILSR members.  The weather was bright and sunny but cool (50’s). The cookies and hot apple cider punch was just the ticket to enjoy the afternoon.  Early … Continue reading

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Fall Newsletter is now available here….

The October Newsletter is now available in the MEMBERS ONLY section.. Thanks Bud for another great edition.

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David & Judy Palmeter visit

On Sept 29, the Palmeters put on a dusk showing of their layout… David trying to decide which train to display Typical night scene on the Palmeter layout with the old steamer approaching the station.

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Castleton Christian Church Modular show

On Saturday Sept 22 the modular group put on a spectacular display that was enjoyed by over 300 people! However, I only have 1 picture available at this time… so enjoy the COOP  that Spencer, Jeff and Dave Wheelock finally … Continue reading

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Geoff & Carolyn Open House

If you missed the opportunity to visit with the Schwartz’s, Geoff has upped the game for all of us…. He has outdone his past endeavors and makes your webmaster want to bulldoze and start over. Enjoy the views…   

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June/July Newsletter

The new June/July newsletter is available in the Members Only section…there is lots of information of more activities for the rest of the summer. Thanks Bud for the updates.

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Beth & Bill Poor Open House

If you didn’t come to the Poor’s Open House today, you missed a rare treat… The Franklin Street Garden Railway  …” the chipmunk line” was started in 1994.  Bill has made many upgrades over the years and has created a … Continue reading

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2018 Upland Berry Festival

Another successful display in Upland on June 9…. hopefully pictures to follow. James says: thanks to all who helped set up and tear down. As a side note: This group needs more support in the future with new members to … Continue reading

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22 Hardy souls trekked  to Monon Connection for a delightful meal, tour of the museum and some great catching up after a VERY LONG winter.  Our new President John Buckner & VP Spencer Spurlock got everyones attention as they explained … Continue reading

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