2020 Track Schedule

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FSME Upcoming Events 

 
Run days in 2020 will be the third Saturday of each month, May - October  
11 - 2
Work sessions are normally held Thursday mornings, May - October  9 - 1 
 
 
All FSME run days have been cancelled until further notice
due to Covid-19 precautions  
 
 
May 16, 2020 - Season Opening Run Day  11 - 2    CANCELLED
 
During this Run Day, FSME members will demonstrate their locomotives, explain how they work, and how they were built. We look forward to seeing you and chatting about your interests, your models, our models, our club, and the Model Engineering hobby.
 
FSME members will be available to demonstrate their locomotives, answer questions, and of course, offer lots of photo opportunities. Free train rides on the ground line trains may be offered at the discression of the engineer. No rides are offered on the highline track.
 
Voluntary donations are greatly appreciated and are used for improvement and expansion of our track.
 
 
June 20, 2020 - Open House Run Day  11 - 2    CANCELLED
 
July 18, 2020 - Dog Days Run  11 - 2    CANCELLED   
 
August 15, 2020 - Family Run Day  11 - 2    CANCELLED
 
September 19, 2020 - Fall Run Day  11 - 2    CANCELLED
 
October 3, 2020 - Battersea Pumpkin Festival  10 - 4    CANCELLED
 
During this Battersea Pumpkin Festival run day, FSME members are always anxious to demonstrate their locomotives, explain how they work, and how they were built. We look forward to seeing you and chatting about your interests, your models, our models on display, our club, and the Model Engineering hobby.
 
Our most popular run day of the season is during the Battersea Pumpkin Festival (BPF). FSME members will be available to demonstrate their locomotives and stationary engines, answer questions, and of course, offer lots of photo opportunities. FSME members plus family, friends, and volunteers will be on hand to offer free train rides on the ground line trains. No rides are offered on the highline track. During the 2019 Pumpkin Festival, FSME trains gave over 1,200 rides with many passengers returning several times. See the Photo Gallery for 2019 photos.
 
Voluntary donations are greatly appreciated and are used for improvement and expansion of our track.
 
October 17, 2020 - Blowdown Run Day  11 - 2    CANCELLED
 
 
Meeting Schedule 
 
All FSME meetings except the AGM have been cancelled until further notice due to Covid-19 precautions.  The AGM meeting will be held on June 27, 2020 at 10 AM outside at the FSME track in Battersea with physical distancing and masks.  Bring your own lawnchair.
 
FSME monthly meetings are usually held at 7:30 PM on the first Tuesday of the month.  There are no meetings in January, February, July, or August.  Everyone interested is welcome.
 
NOTICE: The next FSME meeting will be the AGM and monthly meeting held on June 27, 2020 at Loyalist Collegiate & Vocational Institute (LCVI), 153 Van Order Drive, Kingston, classroom #121.  Please use the south parking lot (near the appartment buildings) and the night entrance (D).  All other doors may be locked.
 

Battersea Pumpkin Festival 2014 (A bit damp, but not enough to dampen spirits!)

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