April 27, 2019

2019 Pittsburgh Model Railroad Jamboree

Where: Yorktown Hall, Robert Morris University, Moon Township
Enjoy a full day of model railroad activities, open to everyone. Activities run all day, modeling clinics, model contests, door prizes & raffles, modular layouts, white elephant tables, Sunday layout tours.

We are the Keystone Division, our members get together monthly to share an interest in trains, any scale, model or prototype, hobby or obsession. Our goal is to keep the spirit of the railroads alive for future generations and to support the NMRA. Go to our about us page to see more.

The NMRA advances the worldwide scale model railroading community through education and standards as well as advocacy and fellowship.

Join the NMRA and enjoy membership benefits, Family and Student memberships are available. Apply on-line for Membership Application and Renewal.

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November Keystone Flyer

The Division Two full color newsletter is here!

2020 Convention Kits

The four yard building kits for the 2020 Regional Convention are now available.

January 5 & 6, 2019, 10:00am - 4:00pm

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show

Monroeville Convention Center, 209 Mall Blvd, Monroeville, PA 15146
Adult Admission is $10 Saturday or $9 Sunday, (on-site ticket sales cash only) all Saturday tickets good for both days, kids 11 and under are admitted free and do NOT need a ticket.

January 20, 2019

Division 2 Meeting

Where: Ohio Valley Lines Railroad Club in Ambridge
Meeting at 2:30pm
The January Business meeting will be held at the Ambridge Eagle, 401 Maplewood ave, Ambridge, PA 15003
Layout: Ohio Valley Lines, 1225 Merchant St, Ambridge, open 11:30pm

Fundraising Kits available for Division 1

The Jaite Station and Freight House, and ACY Boxcars

May 2 - 5, 2019

The Bullet 2019

MCR Regional Convention
Hosted by: Division 1, Akron-Canton-Youngstown, MCR, NMRA Where: Boardman, OH

Holiday Open Houses

December

December 14 Friday
5:00pm - 9:00pm:
Beaver County Model RR & Historical Society
7:00pm - 10:00pm: McKeesport Model Railroad Club

December 15 Saturday
Noon - 5:00pm: Beaver County Model RR & Historical Society
11:00am - 3:00pm: Clarksburg Area Model Railroad Club
1:00pm - 7:00pm: McKeesport Model Railroad Club
Noon - 5:00pm: Mid Mon Valley Model RR Club
10:00am - 4:00pm: Mon Valley Railroad Historical Society
Noon - 5:00pm: Ohio Valley Lines

December 16 Sunday
Noon - 5:00pm: Beaver County Model RR & Historical Society
2:00pm - 6:00pm: McKeesport Model Railroad Club
Noon - 5:00pm: Mid Mon Valley Model RR Club
Noon - 4:00pm: Mon Valley Railroad Historical Society
Noon - 5:00pm: Ohio Valley Lines

December 21 Friday
5:00pm - 9:00pm: Beaver County Model RR & Historical Society
7:00pm - 10:00pm: McKeesport Model Railroad Club

December 22 Saturday
Noon - 5:00pm: Beaver County Model RR & Historical Society
11:00am - 3:00pm: Clarksburg Area Model Railroad Club
1:00pm - 7:00pm: McKeesport Model Railroad Club
Noon - 5:00pm: Mid Mon Valley Model RR Club
Noon - 5:00pm: Ohio Valley Lines

December 23 Sunday
Noon - 5:00pm: Beaver County Model RR & Historical Society
2:00pm - 6:00pm: McKeesport Model Railroad Club
Noon - 5:00pm: Mid Mon Valley Model RR Club
Noon - 5:00pm: Ohio Valley Lines

December 28 Friday
5:00pm - 9:00pm: Beaver County Model RR & Historical Society
7:00pm - 10:00pm: McKeesport Model Railroad Club

December 29 Saturday
Noon - 5:00pm: Beaver County Model RR & Historical Society
11:00am - 3:00pm: Clarksburg Area Model Railroad Club
1:00pm - 7:00pm: McKeesport Model Railroad Club
Noon - 5:00pm: Mid Mon Valley Model RR Club
Noon - 5:00pm: Ohio Valley Lines

December 30 Sunday
Noon - 5:00pm: Beaver County Model RR & Historical Society
2:00pm - 6:00pm: McKeesport Model Railroad Club
Noon - 5:00pm: Mid Mon Valley Model RR Club
Noon - 5:00pm: Ohio Valley Lines

January

January 5 Saturday
11:00am - 3:00pm: Clarksburg Area Model Railroad Club
Noon - 5:00pm: Mid Mon Valley Model RR Club
Noon - 5:00pm: Ohio Valley Lines

January 6 Sunday
Noon - 5:00pm: Mid Mon Valley Model RR Club
Noon - 5:00pm: Ohio Valley Lines

Local Events

Train Sale and Show 2019

Sunday Jan. 27, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Where: New Eagle VFD Social Hall, 156 Chess St, New Eagle, PA 15067
Sponsored by the Mid Mon Valley Model Railroad Club and the New Eagle Volunteer Fire Department
Admission: $4.00, Senior Fare is $3.00, children free with adult.

Announcements


The FALLSTON FLAGSTOP Railfan B&B is located at 62 Beaver Street, Fallston, PA 15066. Our RAILFAN GUESTS look out upon the CSX Pittsburgh Sub [former P&LE] mainline and the Norfolk Southern Ft. Wayne and Youngstown Line mainlines directly across the neighboring Beaver River in Beaver County, Pennsylvania approximately 25 miles northwest of Pittsburgh, PA and only five miles from Norfolk Southern's Conway Yard. The website is www.fallstonflagstop.com.


There is a correction to our mailing
address for the Div.2 Company Store
for ordering porch swings and market
decals:
  Address no longer active:    
      P.O.Box 152
      Greensburg, PA 15601-0152
  Company Store address to be used:
      292 Salem Church Rd
      Belle Vernon, PA 15012-2922

Make tracks to the Division 2 Meetings , guests are always welcome to stop in and meet other modelers.


If you enjoy, or are just interested in, trains or model railroads, then you will fit right in with our interests and activities.


We have members that have a few trains stored in the attic, some are master modelers, others have huge operating layouts, and others just enjoy coming to the meetings.

The Free-Mo modular railroad is a chance for anyone to model and operate a section of the layout. Members are available to help and guide you with each step in your modules construction. Visit our Free-Mo pictures page for photos of our modular railroad portable layout.

Model Railroad Jamboree where experts share their skills and knowledge.

Members receive the Keystone Flyer , our monthly Division Newsletter.

You can find out more or get started by taking advantage of the Rail Pass Membership. For only $19.95, you get 9 months of Rail Pass Membership and nine issues of the NMRA magazine Scale Rails. Click here for more information.