Category Archives: 2011 Events

More About the Christmas Story and the Fairgrounds Show

December 30, 2011 – UPDATE – Earlier this year, the ILSR Board voted to create a Youth Grant Program in order to encourage more active participation by young folks interested in our hobby of Large Scale Railroading. The first result of the … Continue reading

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A Christmas Story

December 24, 2011 – Brandon is very excited about his train set!! It is set up in the living room under the Christmas tree. He plays with it almost all the time. He loves it and is very thankful to … Continue reading

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ILSR Modular Group at the Fairgrounds

December 14, 2011 – The ILSR Modular Group will be set up for the Great Train Expo Show this weekend, December 17 and 18, 2011. If you would like help setup, as the Module Chief says 'Load them up, and … Continue reading

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2011 Watts Open House

October 22, 2011 – Trains to admire and buy, a new regime is introduced, Bud and Rence's excellent National Garden Railroad Show adventure and Dave Watts gives flying lessons. Always memorable, the Watts Open House.  

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Watts Open House

October 22, 2011 – Trains to admire and buy, a new regime is introduced, Bud and Rence's excellent National Garden Railroad Show adventure and Dave Watts gives flying lessons. Always memorable, the Watts Open House.  See it HERE.

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Hobo II – Click Below for Pix

September 15, 2011 – Jeff and the girls did a great job gettin' the stew ready and the Trainmen's Union, after a short strike, completed their assigned jobs simulating real railroad operations. Some pix HERE.

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Palmeter Open House – Now with TWO Pages of Pictures!

August 20, 2011 (Updated September 18, 2011) – Thanks to everyone who showed up, Judy and I had a great time, hope you did, too! (Thanks for the photo, Bud.) Lots o' pix and lot's more pix….

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Dayton Four Club Bus Tour – Pictures!!

Updated August 27, 2011 – Pix POSTED.

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Big Turnout for Chester Open House!

July 18, 2011 – The Layout Open House at Andy and Pattie Chester's on Saturday July 16, 2011 was apparently very well attended. Check out the excellent Jeff Carter photos (like the picture of Andy and the Empire Builder shown at left).

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Outstanding Denison Open House

June 27, 2011 – The outdoor Garden Railroad season for ILSR officially kicked off on Saturday June 25, 2011 at the Denison's Rose Rock and Crystal City Railroad. Lynn has made a number of changes since his 2008 Four Club Tour … Continue reading

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