Save the Date! The next Palmetto Division meeting is planned for October 29, 2016 at our normal place, the Cottages in Greer.

Pictures from the meet

When: Saturday March 5, 9am to 12:45pm

Where: The Cottages at Brushy Creek in Greer, SC

We had another excellent meeting at the Cottages on March 5, with 41 members and guests in attendance. The meeting featured great clinics from:

Ron discussed the recent membership survey results, then we adjourned to Mutt's for food and fellowship. 

After lunch, we were treated to two great home layout tours:

  • Myron Pensyl's Albany & Schenectady
  • Jack Varadi's Greenville & Ohio
Pictures from the meet

When: Saturday October 31, 9am to 12:45pm

Where: The Cottages at Brushy Creek in Greer, SC

The Palmetto Division fall meeting was held at The Cottages at Brushy Creek. The meeting began at 9:00am and included two great clinics:

a convention report,
and a model contest.  
After lunch, we toured the interesting home layout of Chuck Heynen in Clinton, SC.

The Convention is complete and was a big success!  Thanks to everyone who attended, and everyone who helped to bring it together!
Click [here] for all shared photos from the event!

Click [here] for Ron's summary report.

The National Model Railroad Association, NMRA, is the largest organization devoted to the development, promotion, and enjoyment of the hobby of model railroading.  The NMRA was founded in 1935 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, making this our 73rd year in service to the hobby of model railroading!

The Southeast Region, SER, covers the States of Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee, South Carolina, and a portion of the panhandle of Florida and the Asheville area of North Carolina.

The Palmetto Division encompasses the following counties in South Carolina:
Abbeville, Anderson, Bamberg, Calhoun, Cherokee, Chester, Chesterfield, Clarendon, Darlington, Dillon, Fairfield, Florence, Greenville, Greenwood, Kershaw, Lancaster, Laurens, Lee, Lexington, Marion, Marlboro, Newberry, Oconee, Orangeburg, Pickens, Richland, Saluda, Spartanburg, Sumter, Union and York.

Anyone living in this area who is an NMRA member is automatically a member of the Palmetto Division.  There are no additional fees for the local benefits.

You can sign up for NMRA membership (including the Palmetto Division) at the NMRA web site.