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GSoF Meetings and Events Schedule


For our GSoF Club

>>> December, 2017 happenings:
  • Friday December 8th. Our Annual Christmas Party.... CANCELLED !!! Marietta got hit with 8-12" of a dusting of snow. The weather-people on TV even apologized for missing this prediction. And out party was cancelled.
  • December some-th. Our Annual Christmas Party.... OK watch for reschedule. Snowmageddon 2017 got us. Whenever we do it, bring a food dish to share. Wear something colorful AND WARM!

    >>> January, 2018 happenings:
  • Friday January 12th. Past president John Hollner will be the presenter this evening. His topic will be "NY Central Steam in the 50's".
    And don't forget that the $15 dues for this year are due!

    >>> Febnuary, 2018 happenings:
  • Friday January 12th. Our fabulous many-time traveler and presenter Bob Lacheen will do yet another of his fantastic video presentations. Bob's topic will be a journey to "New Mexico, Southern Colorado, Navajo Land, and El Paso."
    Please don't forget that the $15 dues for this year are due (in case you have not done so yet?)!

    >>> March, 2018 happenings:
  • Friday March 9th. Returning speaker Mr. Edward Biggs (2015) will be our presenter. Ed's topic will be on "Interesting Locomotives." Mr. Biggs runs a rail appriasal service in Marietta.

    >>> We need activities and programs for 2018. Anyone?? Please ??? Contact Bob Lacheen!

    >>> Some 2018 happenings:
  • Friday Something-someth. Allan Sayle will give a great talk about "Seeing different things and seeing things differently when railfanning." The talk will be liberally illustrated with photographs taken during my domestic and international railfanning trips.

    >>> Ongoing/yearly Atlanta area events:
  • Weekends: The NRHS and Southeastern Railway Museum in Duluth, Georgia is open and offers caboose rides. (In December Santa is on many of the trains!)
  • Every November is National Model Railroading month. About 70 Piedmont Division NMRA member layouts host open houses at various times every November Saturday and Sunday. Please visit the "Piedmont Pilgrimage" (see web page for link.)

    GSoF Schedules, Outing Announcements & Maps

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    Map to GSoF Meetings at the Covenant Presbyterian Church (MS Word 97)
    "The [last] Ferroequinologist April 2008"
    Map to Misty Mountain RR in Blairsville

    Art Train in pencil by Anna Veccelio, 4th Grade