Announcing our 26th Annual Spring

East Coast Santa Fe Modelers Meet

April 5, 6, 7, & 8, 2018 in Doylestown, PA

Student Center of Delaware Valley University

700 Butler Avenue, Doylestown, PA 18901

http://www.delval.edu

Thursday Evening, April 5 – Railroad Open House at Nick Brownsberger’s PRR (large) layout

Friday, April 6

8:00 AM – Breakfast at Perkins

12:00 to 1:30PM – Lunch at Perkins

2:00 to 4:30 PM – Registration, set up of sales tables, networking.

Dinner:

4:30 to 5:30 PM. – In the University Dining Hall

Clinics:

6:00 to 7:00 PM – Richmond Bates: “Illinois Northern Railway”.

7:15 to 8:30 PM – Dick Makse: “Strong City and Osborne Subs”.

9:00 PM – On – Everyone is invited to Don Borden’s Cajon Pass Layout after the

clinics.

Saturday, April 7

7:00 AM – Breakfast at Perkins

8:30 to 9:00 AM – Registration

9:00 to 9:50 AM – Welcoming comments and ECSFM business meeting

Clinics:

10:00 to 11:10 AM – Tom Madden, Pullmans of the Santa Fe, Prototypes

11:20 to 12:30 PM – Eric Hiser: “The Gila River Canyon: Santa Fe’s Other Gorge War”.

Lunch:

12:30 to 1:15 PM – Lunch with TCS: New Throttle/Command Station presentation

Pizza (included in registration) in the Coffee House, Presentation in the

Music Room

1:15 to 3:30 PM – Auction

Clinics:

3:30 to 4:55 PM – Video presentation with Stan Kistler

5:05 to 6:00 PM – Tom Madden: Pullmans of the Santa Fe, Modeling

Dinner:

6:00 to 7:00 PM – In the University Dining Hall

Clinics:

7:00 to 8:00 PM – Richmond Bates: “The Santa Fe in Galesburg, Illinois”

8:00 to 9:00 PM – Eric Hiser: “Santa Fe Transportation Function”

9:00 to 9:45 – Cleanup and load out.

9:45 PM – On Everyone is invited to Don Borden’s Cajon Pass Layout after

the clinics.

Sunday, April 8

8:00 AM – Breakfast at Perkins

REGISTRATION:

ECSFM Members $25.00 before March 15th, 2018

$35.00 after March, 2018

Send checks payable to “ECSFM” to:

Mike Davis

960 Placid Court

Arnold, MD 21012

mjdavis55@gmail.com

HOTEL: Main St. Inn (ex Days Inn)

625 North Main Street

Doylestown, PA 18901

(215)-348-9222

Reservation name: “East Coast Santa Fe Modelers”

There will be a display of models with a prize for the best display.

Block reservation ends Mar 1st