Check out all of the videos in the Gallery! Thanks Mary for all of your hard work!
Your Help is Needed!
The OGRS will be setting up the trailer layout for the 38th Annual OMRA Spring Train Show. The show is Saturday April 16th at the Springfield Expo Center from 9:00 am until 3:00 pm. Address for the convention center is 635 St. Louis Street, Springfield, MO. 65806.
The club will be setting up the layout on Friday the 15th at 2:00 pm. Anyone who can assist, your help will be appreciated. Also, the club needs volunteers to help run trains and answer questions on the 16Th.
There is a new Gallery page for our club videos and photos.
OGRS members at Arkansas train show
We had a great turnout at the Northwest Arkansas Train show in February — we all gave the show and our New Mobile Trailer layout a Big Thumbs Up!
Dennis, Jim and Tom lower the first side of the trailer – check out the video and additional photos in our gallery!
Check out the new video of the Shell Knob, Missouri VFW Post 2203 Christmas Show for 2015 produced by Mary Abel-Lavely by clicking here! The Shell Knob, Missouri VFW Post 2203 Christmas Show for 2015. Great Job Tom, Mary and VFW Post 2203!
And, check out the new Christmas 2015 video of the B&O Railroad from Jim and Julie Evans!
The December Newsletter is available here! There are some great pictures of the B&O Railroad (Bee’s and Owl) where our November meeting was held, And, information about the upcoming Christmas Party!
Due to the upcoming holidays, the November and December meetings will be held the 2nd Saturday of each month instead of the normal 3rd Saturday.
This coming Saturday we will be meeting at Jim and Julie Evans’ house. Please check out the November Newsletter for information and directions to Jim and Julie’s house. Jim and Julie are in the beginning stages of their new layout, the Bee’s & Owl Railroad. Jim said that he is still laying track, but trains will be running. Lunch will be around noon.
Come join us for lunch, trains and great fellowship!
The October Newsletter is now available! There are lots of pictures of the 2015 Fall Tours as well as information on the upcoming meetings.
Thank you Glen and Sherry for the great newsletters and fantastic pictures.
Meeting Oct, 17 2015 Dennis and Martha Rayons
They will furnish the meat and bread and drinks. Please bring salads and desert. Bring your chairs we will be inside at their shop, the trailer will be set up. So don’t let the weather prevent you from coming. Members can start arriving at 11:30 and we will eat at noon.
10775 Lawrence 1140
Mt Vernon Mo 65712
Take 174 from republic, as you enter Mt Vernon city limits on 174 take the 1st road to the right, FR 1140. Golf is course on the south side of 174. FR 1140 is located about center of golf course and goes north, (right). If you pass the golf course, you went too far.
From I-44 westbound, take exit 49 or highway 174, turn right. Westbound on I-44 take same exit above and turn left
Our next meeting will be held in Mt Vernon, Missouri at Dennis and Martha Rayon’s house on October 17. Mark your calendar! Check back here for time and any further details!