Sugar Tour!

In the Spring of this year, MCMR members were invited to tour the U.S. Sugar plant in Clewiston Florida.U.S. Sugar produces 800,000 tons of sugar each year.  That’s one billion, six hundred million pounds of sugar.  Sweet!The company provided the bus, the guides and a meal among other things, all …

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Summertime News

Sadly, Martin County Model Railroaders lost our fellow member, John Penicnak this summer.  John, an enthusiastic model train man, was an effective and dedicated leader of our organization.  He provided direction and he he helped introduce some innovative ideas, not the least of which was the concept of raising funds …

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Condolences

As most of you know, members of our club have recently suffered the loss of a loved one.  On March 3, 2015, Katherine Cialgo passed away.  She was the wife of member Dennis Cialgo.  Her obituary may be read here: http://www.foresthillspalmcityflorida.com/tribute/details/10806/Katherine_Culverhouse_Ciaglo/obituary.html#tribute-startIn addition, we were recently informed that the mother of one …

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MCMR N Scale

Here are four very nice photos of MCMR’s recently acquired N scale trains. Rudy’s layout is an excellent addition to the club’s existing G and HO layouts.  Thanks for the photos Larry Greenley!  (If you don’t see a “Continue Reading” prompt, click the photo to see the other photos.)        

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