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Carmel Library Show

Saturday, November 4, 2023

After several years of remodeling work at the Carmel Library, they are back open to the public and the CID / NMRA will hold their fall show in early November (which is National Model Railroad month, by the way).  Plan to drop by this popular show!

Annual Danville Train Show

Saturday, November 18, 2023

Information about our large fall show is included at these links:

2023 Danville Show: CLICK HERE

Vendor Information: CLICK HERE

O & S Scale Vendor Info: CLICK HERE

Modelers Meet

Saturday, January 6, 2024 10 AM - 3 PM

Check back later, for additional details about our next in-person Modelers Meet (which will be held in Plainfield, IN).

The Rusty Spike

All editions of the CID's popular newsletter are now available on-line.  Simply look under the "About Us" tab above, to access past issues of the "Spike". To view the most recent publication, for July-September 2023: CLICK HERE

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Layouts In The CID

There are some outstanding  layouts around the Central Indiana Division of the NMRA.  Many of the layouts were featured in our recent NMRA Highball to Indy 2016 Convention!

Link to CID Layouts

Nat'l & Region Info

The National Model Railroad Association is our parent organizational body.  The organization establishes standards to make all the products of our hobby work together in a reliable and consistent manner (and so much more!).

Link to NMRA.ORG

Extra Fare!
There are many more train-related activities in Indianapolis and the Central Indiana region that you might like to do.  We have added an "extra fare" site to highlight the many opportunities.
Check it out - Plan to ride trains big and small, and other Train Shows.
Link to Extra Fare

Contact our BackShop experts with your questions, your ideas, your needs.

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