6:15 Room Open for conversation
7:00 Welcome: Art Suel Superintendent Twin Cities Division
7:10 : Dan Dossa presents
Life on Easy Street
A wonderfully simple and delightfully realistic method of creating streets on your railroad model. Dan will show you how to create realistic street scenes with easily available products. (handout available)
8:00: Lester Breuer MMR
Tour of the Minneapolis & Northland Railroad Company
The Minneapolis & Northland Railroad Company is well know for being a beautiful layout to view and operate. Les is bringing us on the VIP tour of the railroad which will feature all of its famous scenes and insights into how it operates. Your First Class tour ticket is included in you TCD Modelers Meet registration at no extra cost. (Les’ webpage)
9:00: MODELERS MEET MODEL DISPLAY!
You are the star!
9:30: Doug Harding presents
Railroad Facilities for Handling Live Stock
Doug treated us to a great presentation on grain facilities that collected the harvest from the farmers and prepared it for the Railroads. This year, Doug shares with us the story of livestock handling facilities that were a feature of most of the towns in our rich agricultural region. (handout available)
10:30: The zoom Room will stay open for up to an hour for social time.
Remember to register for each day. The March 13th portion of this meeting requires it’s own registration.