Coming Events 2022

Thursday
Nov 17
  5:00pm  WWR Layout Work session
 
Tuesday
Nov 22
  6:00pm  Regular Meeting
 
Thursday
Dec 1
  5:00pm  WWR Layout Work session
 
Thursday
Dec 15
  5:00pm  WWR Layout Work session
 
Tuesday
Dec 27
    NO Regular Meeting
 

Meeting Schedule

4th Tues of most months at 6:00pm
See Meetings for details.

Location

Redwood Crossing building
North end of the building
1723 Western Avenue
Eau Claire, WI
Across from Lyman Lumber
     Click for bigger map

Welcome to the West Wisconsin Railroad Club

Based in Eau Claire, WI we gather often to enjoy our common interest of trains and model railroading. We have a "permanent" home (as permanent as life gets and as long as we pay the rent) on the north side of town. We are building a layout on which we hold regular operating sessions. We also have a large modular and portable layout that we take them to shows and other venues. Bylaws have been written and adopted and we have been granted 501c3 status by the IRS so tax deductible donations may be made to the club. Visit us some time. See our meeting schedule at the top right on this page.

What about membership? We are, of course, open to new members, male and female. For more information please go to our Membership page. Two levels of membership are available.

Name that Structure Quiz

Pictures for the "Name that Structure" quiz are needed. Let's keep this to railroad structures located in the West Wisconsin area as first choice and other Wisconsin railroad structures when we run out of them.

Submit your guess to the club webmaster. (See Contact Us for the email address.) Specify the location of the structure and the railroad that owns it, if known. Your guess and name (optional) will be listed here.

Somewhere in West Wisconsin
The newest MOW RR structure in the county.
[From the Roger Elliott collection.]

Previous Structures

Local Train Shows

2022

Nov - Dec, 2022 (firm)
Holiday Toy Trains
L.E. Philips Memorial Public Library
Riverview Rool, Level 3
400 Eau Claire St
Eau Claire, WI
Saturday: 1pm - 5pm
Tuesday: 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Thursday: 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Informational Flyer

2023

Oct 14-15, 2023 (firm)
WWRC Show (That's us !!)
L.E. Philips YMCA Sports Center
3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire, WI 54701
Saturday: 10am - 5pm
Sunday: 10am - 3pm
Informational Flyer

Regional Train Shows

Some of the following dates are tentative. They are based on the weekend in the month of the previous year. Once a date has been confirmed it is marked (firm) otherwise it is marked tentative (tent). Not responsible for errors or omissions. Contact the event sponsors to verify as needed.

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2022

November 5-6, 2022
Great Train Show
Canterbury Park Expo Center
100 Canterbury Road
Shakopee, MN 55379
Saturday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 3:00pm

Nov 12-13, 2022 (firm)
Trainfest
State Fair Park
Milwaukee (West Allis), WI
Saturday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Nov 19, 2022 (firm)
Greater Upper Midwest Train Show & Sale
Century College West Campus
3401 Century Ave. North
White Bear Lake, MN 55110
Saturday: 9am - 2:00pm

December 3-4, 2022 (firm)
Albert Lea Model Train Show and Swap meet
Northbridge Mall
2510 Bridge Ave
Albert Lea, MN 56007
Saturday: 9am - 4:00pm
Sunday: 10am - 3:00pm
eMail: nstarhobby@yahoo.com
Informational Flyer

December 3, 2022 (firm)
Annual Winter Open House
West Central Model Railroad Club
805 S Clifton St
Sparta, WI
Saturday: 10am - 4:00pm
Informational Flyer

December 3, 2022 (firm)
North Metro Model RR Club
Railroad Flea Market & Open House
Coon Rapids VFW Building
1919 Coon Rapids Blvd
Coon Rapids, MN 55433
Saturday: 9am-2pm

2023

January 21-22, 2023 (firm)
The Artic Run Train Show
Central Wisconsin Model Railroaders
Holiday Inn Convention Center Hotel
1001 Amber Avenue
Stevens Point, WI 54482
Saturday: 9am-5pm
Sunday: 10am-3pm

Jan 28, 2023 (firm)
Great Tri-State Rail Sale
La Crosse Center
2nd & Pearl Streets
La Crosse, WI
Saturday: 9am - 3pm
Informational Flyer

February 11-12, 2023 (firm)
Barron County Model Railroad Club Show
Cedar Mall
2900 South Main
Rice Lake, WI
Saturday: 10am - 5pm
Sunday: 11am - 4pm

February 18-19, 2023 (firm)
Mad City Rail Show
Alliant Energy Center
1919 Alliant Energy Center Way Madison, WI 53713
Saturday: 9am - 5pm
Sunday: 9am - 4pm
Informational Flyer

March 4, 2023 (firm)
Model Railroad Garage Sale
Dubuque County Fair Grounds 4-H Bldg
14569 Old Highway Rd
Dubuque, IA 52002
Saturday: 9am - 2pm
Informational Flyer

Other Train Shows

For other areas and shows Google Train Shows. Also see this directory:
A directory of North American trains show