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CID / NMRA Timetable

The Rusty Spike

All editions of the CID's popular newsletter are now available on-line.  Look under the "About Us" tab above, to access past issues.  Note: To view the Winter 2023 publication (the most recent issue), please: CLICK HERE

Cirrops Weekend

April 14-16, 2023

Plan to attend one or more operating sessions in central Indiana this spring. Simply go to this link for more information and to sign-up:

Hoosier Narrow Gauge Meet

April 29, 2023 / 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

The revival of the Annual Hoosier Narrow Gauge Meet is coming up soon. Location: Johnson County Park

More Info Soon!

CID Spring Layout Tour

May 6, 2023 / 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

A spring layout tour is being developed.

Click Here for more info.

Franklin Train Show

Aug 5 & 6, 2023 / 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Saturday

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Sunday

Franklin Train Show Flyer 

CID Modelers Meet

Check back often, for more announcements about future Modelers Meets and Track Talk programs, sponsored by the CID / NMRA.

Happy modeling!


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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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