Event at Lena Elementary School to include operating layouts and railroad memorabilia
LENAThe 19th Annual Model Railroad Show and Swap Meet is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 24-25, at the Lena Elementary School gymnasium, 401 Fremont St., Lena.
Admission is free, but donations are welcome, with contributions going toward funding next years show.
Lunch will be available between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. both days. The show includes operating layouts and plenty of railroad memorabilia, and is brought together by the Depot Stove Gang, Railroaders at Large.
Lena is 12 miles west of Freeport on Route 20, 1 mile north of Stagecoach Trail. Lena Community Park District is sponsoring the event.
From the Feb. 14-20, 2007, issue