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The BIGGEST event of the season will be the

 Potomac and James River Division's 2021 Joint Minicon on November 6, 2021

 at the Battlefield Baptist Church, 4361 Lee Highway, Warrenton, VA 20187

More Information about the Joint Minicon to view, download, print, and distribute is provided in the links below.

  Minicon Announcement         Minicon Timetable

  • Due to Coronavirus still being a concern for the safety of our members the use of face masks WILL BE REQUIRED to attend the Joint Minicon. Anyone that does not wear a face mask will not be permitted to attend the convention and will be asked to leave the facility.
  • The doors will open at 8:30 AM for registration and socializing.
  • There will be a white elephant sale where you can sell and buy great railroad stuff!
  • The Minicon will begin at 9 AM with greetings and announcements by Potomac Division Superintendent Martin Brechbiel.
  • There will be two clinic tracks beginning at 10:15.
    • Clinic Track 1
      • Ken Wilson will present on "Caboose acquisition and restoration" followed by a question and answer time period.
      • Ed Fischer will present on "A Railroad that Never Was and One that ain't No Mo" followed by a question and answer time period.
    • Clinic Track 2
      • Marty McGuirk will present on "Modeling the October Scene" followed by a question and answer time period.
      • John Vogler will present on "What are Railroad Signals?" followed by a question and answer time period.
  • Upon conclusion of the clinic tracks there will be an open discussion of the Achievement Program and other activities.
  • Lunch will be on your own.
  • There will also be two Open houses after the clinics conclude.
    • Cam Green will host one on his HO scale Maine Central Railroad Lower Road.
    • John Swanson will host another one on hisHO scale  Cresson Branch Railroad.

This Event is sponsored by the following companies. We thank them for their support and ask that you support them.

Digikeijs (Iron Planet Hobbies)                                 Rix Products
Lionel                                                                         Scale Trains
Logic Rail Show Case Miniatures
Micro Trains Team Track Models
Mini Prints TSG Media
Nick and Nora Design Woodland Scenics
RR-Cirkits, Inc

You may be interested to view prior Minicons.

Last modified: September 18 2021 18:24:38.