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Amherst Railway Society
CALENDAR OF EVENTS 2005 - 2006


If you like to meet with others who share your interest in railroading, please feel free to attend our monthly meetings in Amherst Massachusetts. The calendar below has detailed information on each upcoming meeting.

The Amherst Railway Society meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 8PM at the Amherst Middle School, Chestnut Street, Amherst, MA. Meetings are not held in July, August, December or February. Regular memberships are $15 per year. Full-time student memberships are free.

The Society's Annual "Big Railroad Hobby Show" at the Eastern States Exposition in West Springfield, MA, has become one of the biggest railroad shows in the country. The show covers over 4 acres of floor space in 3 buildings. All members receive one day's free admission to the show.

All membership applications should be sent to: Ms Janet Moore, Secretary, PO Box 341, Warren, MA 01083-0341


CALENDAR OF EVENTS 2005 - 2006

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September
20 meeting “Dutchess County Railroads” by Mr. Bernard Rudberg
October
18 meeting “Home on the Rails” by Professor Amy Richter
November
15 meeting What’s In Those Covered Wagons” by Mr. Preston Cook
January
17 meeting “Train Trips While Working for Trains ” by Mr. Bill Stephens
28 & 29 Hobby Show Amherst Railway Society's Annual "Big Railroad Hobby Show" in the Better Living Center, Young Building and Stroh Building. Eastern States Exposition, West Springfield, MA. 9AM to 5PM Saturday, 10 AM to 5 PM Sunday
February
March
21 meeting
“60 Years on the Boston & Albany – 1945-2005” by Mr. Bob Buck
April
18 meeting A 1950’s to 1980’s Potpourri ” by Mr. Donald Hills
May
16 meeting “Wiscasset, Waterville & Farmington” by Mr. Zack Wyllie
June

20

meeting “All Stations Great and Small” by Mr. Brian Solomon
and Elections of ARS officers

August

Amherst Railway Society Officers 2006 - 2007

President Sudro Brown
Vice President Ira Laby
Secretary Janet Moore
Treasurer David Royce
Directors Harvey Allen
Alan Rice
Peter Veneman

This page was updated on: Thursday, September 8, 2005
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