This page was last updated: March 23, 2017
- CALENDAR OF EVENTS -
A listing of all known rail and transit enthusiast events happening in and around the
Chicago-Kenosha-Milwaukee-Rockford area..
(Except where noted, meetings/activites take place in the city of Chicago)
If your organization's meetings/events are not listed -- or if you have any corrections
to be made to your event, contact Bill Shapotkin at traingg1@aol.com.
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Apr 7 (Friday) Omnibus Society of America meeting  7:00-9:30 PM
Location:              Swedish Covenant Hospital (2751 W. Winona Ave (Anderson Pavilion)).
Admission:    Free.
Program:               "A look back at Vintage Chicago-area suburban bus operations and the Oak Lawn 1967
                                  Tornado Remembered," by David S. Stanley.
Information      http://osabus.org/ 
Apr 7 (Friday) Blackhawk Chapter-NRHS meeting  7:00-10:00 PM
Location:              Gladys Fox Museum (s/w corner, 9th/Washington in Lockport, IL)
Admission:    Free.
Program:               To be announced.
Information     http://www.blackhawknrhs.org/meetings.htm
Apr 7 (Friday)Wisconsin Chapter-NRHS meeting  7:00-9:30 PM
        Location:              North Shore Congregational Church (7330 N. Santa Monica Boulevard) in Fox Point, WI.
        Admission:           Free
        Program:              To be annnounced.
Information:     http://www.nrhswis.org/
May 5 (Friday) Omnibus Society of America meeting  (7:00-9:30 PM)
Location:    Swedish Covenant Hospital (2751 W. Winona Ave (Anderson Pavilion)).
Admission:    Free.
Program:              "I-90 Market Expansion Program and Tollway reconfiguration," 
                             by Michael Groh, senior service planner, Pace.      
                     Michael Groh will make a presentation on Pace's new express bus service
                     along I-90 tollway with bus service expansion in the northwest suburbs, as
                     well as new north-south service connecting with the express services.

                     The buses will operate in the inner Flex Lane, part of the tollway's
                     SmartRoad system. Signs controlling access to the lane will be activated
                     this summer.
Information      http://osabus.org/ 
May 5 (Friday) Blackhawk Chapter-NRHS meeting  7:30-10:00 PM
Location:    Gladys Fox Museum (s/w corner, 9th/Washington in Lockport, IL)
Admission:    Free.
Program:              To be announced.
Information     http://www.blackhawknrhs.org/meetings.htm
May 5 (Friday)  Wisconsin Chapter-NRHS annual banquet
     Location:       To be announced.
      Admission:    To be announced.
      Program:       To be annnounced.
 Information     http://www.nrhswis.org/
June 2 (Friday) Omnibus Society of America meeting  7:00-9:30 PM
Location:      Swedish Covenant Hospital (2751 W. Winona Ave (Anderson Pavilion)).
Admission:    Free.
Program:              To be announced.
Information      http://osabus.org/ 
June 2 (Friday) Blackhawk Chapter-NRHS meeting  7:30-10:00 PM
Location: Gladys Fox Museum (s/w corner, 9th/Washington in Lockport, IL)
Admission:    Free.
Program:              To be announced.
Information     http://www.blackhawknrhs.org/meetings.htm
June 2 (Friday)Wisconsin Chapter-NRHS meeting 7:30-10:00 PM
Location:        North Shore Congregational Church (7330 N. Santa Monica Blvd) in Fox Point, WI.
       Admission:     Free
       Program:        To be annnounced.
Information     http://www.nrhswis.org/
July 7 (Friday) Omnibus Society of America meeting 
Location: Swedish Covenant Hospital (2751 W. Winona Ave (Anderson Pavilion)).
Admission: Free.
Program: To be announced.
Information      http://osabus.org
July 7 (Friday) Blackhawk Chapter-NRHS meeting
Location:  )
Admission:    )There is NO scheduled meeting for this month.
Program:       )
Information     http://www.blackhawknrhs.org/meetings.htm
Jul 7  (Friday)Wisconsin Chapter-NRHS meeting
Location: )
Admission:    )There is NO scheduled meeting for this month.
Program:       ).
Information     http://www.nrhswis.org/
Aug 4 (Friday) Omnibus Society of America meeting (7:00-9:30PM)
Location: Swedish Covenant Hospital (2751 W. Winona Ave (Anderson Pavilion)).
Admission: Free.
Program: To be announced.
Information http://osabus.org/ 
Aug 4 (Friday) Blackhawk Chapter-NRHS meeting
Location:  )
Admission:    )There is NO scheduled meeting for this month.
Program:       )
Information     http://www.blackhawknrhs.org/meetings.htm
Aug 4  (Friday)Wisconsin Chapter-NRHS meeting
Location:  )
Admission:    )There is NO scheduled meeting for this month.
Program:       ).
Information     http://www.nrhswis.org/
Sept 1 (Friday) Omnibus Society of America meeting 
Location: )
Admission:    )There is NO scheduled meeting for this month.
Program:       )
Information      http://osabus.org/
Sept 7 (Friday) Blackhawk Chapter-NRHS meeting
Location:  ) 
Admission:    )There is NO scheduled meeting for this month.
Program:       )
Information     http://www.blackhawknrhs.org/meetings.htm
Sept 7  (Friday)Wisconsin Chapter-NRHS meeting
Location:  )
Admission:    )There is NO scheduled meeting for this month.
Program:       ).
Information     http://www.nrhswis.org/
Oct 6 (Friday) Omnibus Society of America meeting  (7:00-9:30 PM)
Location:       Swedish Covenant Hospital (2751 W. Winona Ave (Anderson Pavilion)).
Admission:    Free.
Program:              To be announced.
Information      http://osabus.org/ 
Oct 6 (Friday) Blackhawk Chapter-NRHS meeting  7:30-10:00 PM
Location:       Gladys Fox Museum (s/w corner, 9th/Washington in Lockport, IL)
Admission:    Free.
Program:              To be announced.
Information     http://www.blackhawknrhs.org/meetings.htm
Oct 6 (Friday)Wisconsin Chapter-NRHS meeting  7:30-10:00 PM
Location:       North Shore Congregational Church (7330 N. Santa Monica Boulevard) in Fox Point, WI.
Admission:    Free
Program:       To be annnounced.
Information     http://www.nrhswis.org/
Nov 3 (Friday) Omnibus Society of America meeting  7:00-9:30 PM
Location:       Swedish Covenant Hospital (2751 W. Winona Ave (Anderson Pavilion)).
Admission:    Free.
Program:              To be announced.
Information      http://osabus.org/ 
Nov 3 (Friday) Blackhawk Chapter-NRHS meeting  7:30-10:00 PM
Location:       Gladys Fox Museum (s/w corner, 9th/Washington in Lockport, IL)
Admission:    Free.
Program:              To be announced.
Information     http://www.blackhawknrhs.org/meetings.htm
Nov 3 (Friday)Wisconsin Chapter-NRHS meeting  7:30-10:00 PM
Location:       North Shore Congregational Church (7330 N. Santa Monica Boulevard) in Fox Point, WI.
Admission:    Free
Program:       To be annnounced.
Information     http://www.nrhswis.org/
Dec 1 (Friday) Omnibus Society of America meeting  (7:00-9:30 PM)
Location:       Swedish Covenant Hospital (2751 W. Winona Ave (Anderson Pavilion)).
Admission:    Free.
Program:              To be announced.
Information      http://osabus.org/ 
Dec 1 (Friday) Blackhawk Chapter-NRHS meeting  7:30-10:00 PM
Location:       Gladys Fox Museum (s/w corner, 9th/Washington in Lockport, IL)
Admission:    Free.
Program:              To be announced.
Information     http://www.blackhawknrhs.org/meetings.htm
Dec 1 (Friday)Wisconsin Chapter-NRHS meeting  7:30-10:00 PM
Location:       North Shore Congregational Church (7330 N. Santa Monica Boulevard) in Fox Point, WI.
Admission:    Free
Program:       To be annnounced.
Information     http://www.nrhswis.org/
Apr 22 (Saturday)  Chicago Terminal Chapter of the Pennsylvania Railroad Technical and Historical
                             Society meeting (2:00-4:00 PM)
Location: Historical Pullman District Visitors Center (11141 S. Cottage Grove Ave).
Admission: Free.
Program: To be announced.
Information: ld_mlc43@comcast.net
   Location is accessible to public transportation using CTA bus #4 or #115 to/from 111th/Cottage Grove Ave or
   Metra Electric to/from 111/Pullman station (which is not ADA accessible) or to/from 115/Kensington
   (which is ADA accessible).
Oct 21 (Saturday) Chicago Terminal Chapter of the Pennsylvania Railroad Technical and Historical                                        Society  meeting (2:00-4:00 PM)
Location: Historical Pullman District Visitors Center (11141 S. Cottage Grove Ave).
Admission:      Free.
Program:          To be announced.
Information      ld_mlc43@comcast.net
   Location is accessible to public transportation using CTA bus #4 or 115 to/from 111th/Cottage Grove Ave or
   Metra Electric to/from 111/Pullman station (which is not ADA accessible) or to/from 115/Kensington 
   (which is ADA accessible).
July  22 (Saturday)  Chicago Terminal Chapter of the Pennsylvania Railroad Technical and Historical                                        Society  meeting (2:00-4:00 PM)
Location: Historical Pullman District Visitors Center (11141 S. Cottage Grove Ave).
Admission:      Free.
Program:          To be announced.
Information      ld_mlc43@comcast.net
   Location is accessible to public transportation using CTA bus #4 or # 115 to/from 111th/Cottage Grove Ave or
   Metra Electric to/from 111/Pullman station (which is not ADA accessible) or to/from 115/Kensington
   (which is ADA accessible).
Mar 24 (Friday)      Central Electric Railfans' Association meeting  7:00-9:00 PM
Location: University Center (525 S. State St -- 2nd Floor).
Admission:      Non-member Admission $5.00.
Program:               "Transit Developments in the Pacific Northwest," by Dave Wilson.
Information      www.cera-chicago.org
Apr 21 (Friday) Railroad & Shortlines Club of Chicago meeting  7:30-9:30 PM
Location: Chicago Union Station (500 W Jackson Blvd -- Room 107A) (See NOTE)
Admission:      Free
Program:              "Eola-Based Way Freights." by Leo Phillipp, officer of the Burlington Route Hist
                                Society.
NOTE: Steps into Room 107A interfere with wheelchair use. Enter at 500 W. Jackson Blvd., 
         between Clinton and Canal, just three steps. The main waiting room may be closed for a private
   party. Call 312 725-0432 during meeting for assistance.
Information      http://rscc.dhke.com/ or Phone (312) 725-0432
For program announcements by email, send a message to schs-subscribe@yahoogroups.com
Apr 28 (Friday)      Central Electric Railfans' Association meeting  7:00-9:00 PM
Location: University Center (525 S. State St -- 2nd Floor).
Admission:      Non-member Admission $5.00.
Program:              "Modern Light Rail and Streetcar Systems," by Peter Ehrlich.
Information      www.cera-chicago.org
May 19 (Friday) Railroad & Shortlines Club of Chicago meeting  7:30-9:30 PM
Location: Chicago Union Station (500 W Jackson Blvd -- Room 107A) (See NOTE)
Admission:      Free
Program:         A presentation by Bob Storozuk of the Milwaukee Road Historical Association.
NOTE: Steps into Room 107A interfere with wheelchair use. Enter at 500 W. Jackson Blvd., 
         betw Clinton & Canal, just three steps. The main waiting room may be closed for a private party.
         Call 312 725-0432 during meeting for assistance.
Information      http://rscc.dhke.com/ or Phone (312) 725-0432
For program announcements by email, send a message to schs-subscribe@yahoogroups.com
May 27 (Friday)      Central Electric Railfans' Association meeting  7:00-9:00 PM
Location: University Center (525 S. State St -- 2nd Floor).
Admission:      Non-member Admission $5.00.
Program:              "The Laurel Line," by George Gula
Information      www.cera-chicago.org
June 16 (Friday) Railroad & Shortlines Club of Chicago meeting  7:30-9:30 PM
Location: Chicago Union Station (500 W Jackson Blvd -- Room 107A) (See NOTE)
Admission:      Free
Program:          "Chicago River Railroad Bridges,"  by Patrick McBriarty, author of Chicago River Bridges.
NOTE: Steps into Room 107A interfere with wheelchair use. Enter at 500 W. Jackson Blvd., 
         between Clinton & Canal, just three steps. The main waiting room may be closed for a private
   party. Call 312 725-0432 during meeting for assistance.
Information      http://rscc.dhke.com/ or Phone (312) 725-0432
For program announcements by email, send a message to schs-subscribe@yahoogroups.com
June 23 (Friday)      Central Electric Railfans' Association meeting  7:00-9:00 PM
Location: University Center (525 S. State St -- 2nd Floor).
Admission:      Non-member Admission $5.00.
Program:         A presentation by noted rail/transit historian William M. Shapotkin.
Information      www.cera-chicago.org
July 21 (Friday)      Railroad & Shortlines Club of Chicago meeting 
Location: )
Admission:    )There is NO scheduled meeting for this month.
Program:       )
Information      www.cera-chicago.org
July 28 (Friday)      Central Electric Railfans' Association meeting
Location: )
Admission:    )There is NO scheduled meeting for this month.
Program:       )
Information      www.cera-chicago.org
Aug 18 (Friday)      Railroad & Shortlines Club of Chicago meeting 
Location: )
Admission:    )There is NO scheduled meeting for this month.
Program:       )
Information      www.cera-chicago.org
Aug 25 (Friday)      Central Electric Railfans' Association meeting
Location: )
Admission:    )There is NO scheduled meeting for this month.
Program:       )
Information      www.cera-chicago.org
Sept 21 (Friday) Railroad & Shortlines Club of Chicago meeting  7:30-9:30 PM
Location: Chicago Union Station (500 W Jackson Blvd -- Room 107A) (See NOTE)
Admission:      Free
Program:          To be announced.
NOTE: Steps into Room 107A interfere with wheelchair use. Enter at 500 W. Jackson Blvd., 
         between Clinton & Canal, just three steps. The main waiting room may be closed for a private
   party. Call 312 725-0432 during meeting for assistance.
Information      http://rscc.dhke.com/ or Phone (312) 725-0432
For program announcements by email, send a message to schs-subscribe@yahoogroups.com
Sept 28 (Friday)      Central Electric Railfans' Association meeting  7:00-9:00 PM
Location: University Center (525 S. State St -- 2nd Floor).
Admission:      Non-member Admission $5.00.
Program:        Program to be announced.
Information      www.cera-chicago.org
Oct 20 (Friday) Railroad & Shortlines Club of Chicago meeting  7:30-9:30 PM
Location: Chicago Union Station (500 W Jackson Blvd -- Room 107A) (See NOTE)
Admission:      Free
Program:          To be announced.
NOTE: Steps into Room 107A interfere with wheelchair use. Enter at 500 W. Jackson Blvd., 
         between Clinton & Canal, just three steps. The main waiting room may be closed for a private
   party. Call 312 725-0432 during meeting for assistance.
Information      http://rscc.dhke.com/ or Phone (312) 725-0432
For program announcements by email, send a message to schs-subscribe@yahoogroups.co0
Oct 20 (Friday)      Central Electric Railfans' Association meeting  7:00-9:00 PM
Location: University Center (525 S. State St -- 2nd Floor).
Admission:      Non-member Admission $5.00.
Program:        Program to be announced.
Information      www.cera-chicago.org
Nov 17 (Friday) Railroad & Shortlines Club of Chicago meeting  7:30-9:30 PM
Location: Chicago Union Station (500 W Jackson Blvd -- Room 107A) (See NOTE)
Admission:      Free
Program:          To be announced.
NOTE: Steps into Room 107A interfere with wheelchair use. Enter at 500 W. Jackson Blvd., 
         between Clinton &Canal, just three steps. The main waiting room may be closed for a private
   party. Call 312 725-0432 during meeting for assistance.
Information      http://rscc.dhke.com/ or Phone (312) 725-0432
For program announcements by email, send a message to schs-subscribe@yahoogroups.com
Nov 24 (Friday)      Central Electric Railfans' Association meeting  7:00-9:00 PM
Location: University Center (525 S. State St -- 2nd Floor).
Admission:      Non-member Admission $5.00.
Program:        Program to be announced.
Information      www.cera-chicago.org
Dec 15 (Friday) Railroad & Shortlines Club of Chicago meeting  7:30-9:30 PM
Location: Chicago Union Station (500 W Jackson Blvd -- Room 107A) (See NOTE)
Admission:      Free
Program:          To be announced.
NOTE: Steps into Room 107A interfere with wheelchair use. Enter at 500 W. Jackson Blvd., 
         between Clinton & Canal, just three steps. The main waiting room may be closed for a private
   party. Call 312 725-0432 during meeting for assistance.
Information      http://rscc.dhke.com/ or Phone (312) 725-0432
For program announcements by email, send a message to schs-subscribe@yahoogroups.com
Dec 22 (Friday)      Central Electric Railfans' Association meeting  7:00-9:00 PM
Location: University Center (525 S. State St -- 2nd Floor).
Admission:      Non-member Admission $5.00.
Program:        Program to be announced.
Information      www.cera-chicago.org
Apr 12 (Wedneday)Twentieth Century Railroad Club meeting  7:00-9:00 PM
Location:               Chicago Union Station (Founders Room (S/W corner of the Great Hall)). 500 W Jackson.
Admission:     Free.
Program:               "Amtrak" -- a preview of Services, Training & passenger experience," by Jim Brzezinski,
                              Senior Regional Director, State Corridors -- Central Region of Amtrak. Jim worked as
                              on-Board Chief supervising crews and served as Route Director of the Empire Builder &  
                              California Zephyr and will have stories of his experiences.
Information     http://www.20thcentury.org
May 10 (Wedneday)Twentieth Century Railroad Club meeting  7:00-9:00 PM
Location:        Chicago Union Station (Founders Room (S/W corner of the Great Hall)). 500 W Jackson.
Admission:     Free
Program:        "My career with the Santa Fe RR 1976-1991," by Mike Blaszak -- Santa Fe rail historian and
​                       Attorney.
Information     http://www.20thcentury.org
June 14 (Wedneday)Twentieth Century Railroad Club meeting  7:00-9:00 PM
Location:        Chicago Union Station (Founders Room (S/W corner of the Great Hall)). 500 W Jackson.
Admission:     Free.
Program:        " National Parks and America’s Railroads," by Pat Thrasher -- Rail Historian.

                     The program explores the relationship between America’s National Parks and its railroads from 
                     the Northern Pacific & Great Northern Railroads over a century ago to Amtrak and the Alaska
                     Railroad today.
Information     http://www.20thcentury.org
July 12 (Wedneday)Twentieth Century Railroad Club meeting 
Location: )
Admission:    )There is NO scheduled meeting for this month.
Program:       )
Information     http://www.20thcentury.org/
Aug 9 (Wedneday)Twentieth Century Railroad Club meeting 
Location: )
Admission:    )There is NO scheduled meeting for this month.
Program:       )
Information     http://www.20thcentury.org/
Sept 13 (Wedneday)Twentieth Century Railroad Club meeting  7:00-9:00 PM
Location:        Chicago Union Station (Founders Room (S/W corner of the Great Hall)). 500 W Jackson.
Admission:     Free.
Program:        A presentation by Philip Weibler.
Information     http://www.20thcentury.org
Oct 11 (Wedneday)Twentieth Century Railroad Club meeting  7:00-9:00 PM
Location:        Chicago Union Station (Founders Room (S/W corner of the Great Hall)). 500 W Jackson.
Admission:     Free.
Program:        "My recent Railroad Photography, from a broad cross section of Domestic and Foreign operators,"
                       by Todd Halamka.
Information     http://www.20thcentury.org
Nov 8 (Wedneday)Twentieth Century Railroad Club meeting  7:00-9:00 PM
Location:        Chicago Union Station (Founders Room (S/W corner of the Great Hall)). 500 W Jackson.
Admission:     Free.
Program:        To be announced.
Information     http://www.20thcentury.org
Dec 13 (Wedneday)Twentieth Century Railroad Club meeting 
Location: )
Admission:    )There is NO scheduled meeting for this month.
Program:       )
Information     http://www.20thcentury.org/
Apr 15 (Saturday) The Milwaukee Elec Rwy & Transit Hist Soc meeting  7:30-10:00 PM (doors open                                             at 7:00 PM).
Location: Chase Bank Cudahy (4702 S. Packard Ave) (southeast corner of Layton & Packard)
in Cudahy, WI. -- See NOTE below.
Admission:      Free
Program:         "Railroads of the 1960," by Thomas Hoffmann. During the mid 60’s Tom photographed 
                                   many lines like: ATSF, MKT, T&P/Mopac. FW&D, FRISCO and SP/SSW 
NOTE: The Community room is not handicap accessible. The parking lot is east of the bank, along                                  Layton Ave. Enter the building from the east entrance. If you take public transportation, use                                   MTS Route 55-Layton Ave or Route 15-Oakland Ave.
Information      http://www.tmer.org/index.html
May 20 (Saturday) The Milwaukee Elec Rwy & Transit Hist Soc meeting  7:30-10:00 PM (doors open                                             at 7:00 PM).
Location: Chase Bank Cudahy (4702 S. Packard Ave) (southeast corner of Layton & Packard)
in Cudahy, WI. -- See NOTE below.
Admission:      Free
Program:         "Midwest Traction," by David Stanley.
                       Dave will give a tour of the mid-west covering streetcar and interurban lines in Indiana, Ohio,
                       Kentucky, Michigan and the Lakeshore Electric. 
NOTE: The Community room is not handicap accessible. The parking lot is east of the bank, along                                  Layton Ave. Enter the building from the east entrance. If you take public transportation, use                                   MTS Route 55-Layton Ave or Route 15-Oakland Ave.
Information      http://www.tmer.org/index.html
June 17 (Saturday) The Milwaukee Elec Rwy & Transit Hist Soc meeting  7:30-10:00 PM (doors open                                             at 7:00 PM).
Location: Chase Bank Cudahy (4702 S. Packard Ave) (southeast corner of Layton & Packard)
in Cudahy, WI. -- See NOTE below.
Admission:      Free
Program:         "Racine Streetcars," by William M. Shapotkin.
NOTE: The Community room is not handicap accessible. The parking lot is east of the bank, along                                  Layton Ave. Enter the building from the east entrance. If you take public transportation, use                                   MTS Route 55-Layton Ave or Route 15-Oakland Ave.
Information      http://www.tmer.org/index.html
July 15 (Saturday) The Milwaukee Elec Rwy & Transit Hist Soc meeting  7:30-10:00 PM (doors open                                             at 7:00 PM).
Location: Chase Bank Cudahy (4702 S. Packard Ave) (southeast corner of Layton & Packard)
in Cudahy, WI. -- See NOTE below.
Admission:      Free
Program:          Program to be announced.
NOTE: The Community room is not handicap accessible. The parking lot is east of the bank, along                                  Layton Ave. Enter the building from the east entrance. If you take public transportation, use                                   MTS Route 55-Layton Ave or Route 15-Oakland Ave.
Information      http://www.tmer.org/index.html
Aug 19 (Saturday) The Milwaukee Elec Rwy & Transit Hist Soc meeting  7:30-10:00 PM (doors open                                             at 7:00 PM).
Location: Chase Bank Cudahy (4702 S. Packard Ave) (southeast corner of Layton & Packard)
in Cudahy, WI. -- See NOTE below.
Admission:      Free
Program:          Program to be announced.
NOTE: The Community room is not handicap accessible. The parking lot is east of the bank, along                                  Layton Ave. Enter the building from the east entrance. If you take public transportation, use                                   MTS Route 55-Layton Ave or Route 15-Oakland Ave.
Information      http://www.tmer.org/index.html
Sept 16 (Saturday) The Milwaukee Elec Rwy & Transit Hist Soc meeting  7:30-10:00 PM (doors open                                             at 7:00 PM).
Location: Chase Bank Cudahy (4702 S. Packard Ave) (southeast corner of Layton & Packard)
in Cudahy, WI. -- See NOTE below.
Admission:      Free
Program:          Program to be announced.
NOTE: The Community room is not handicap accessible. The parking lot is east of the bank, along                                  Layton Ave. Enter the building from the east entrance. If you take public transportation, use                                   MTS Route 55-Layton Ave or Route 15-Oakland Ave.
Information      http://www.tmer.org/index.html
Oct 21 (Saturday) The Milwaukee Elec Rwy & Transit Hist Soc meeting  7:30-10:00 PM (doors open                                             at 7:00 PM).
Location: Chase Bank Cudahy (4702 S. Packard Ave) (southeast corner of Layton & Packard)
in Cudahy, WI. -- See NOTE below.
Admission:      Free
Program:          Program to be announced.
NOTE: The Community room is not handicap accessible. The parking lot is east of the bank, along                                  Layton Ave. Enter the building from the east entrance. If you take public transportation, use                                   MTS Route 55-Layton Ave or Route 15-Oakland Ave.
Information      http://www.tmer.org/index.html
Nov 18 (Saturday) The Milwaukee Elec Rwy & Transit Hist Soc meeting  7:30-10:00 PM (doors open                                             at 7:00 PM).
Location: Chase Bank Cudahy (4702 S. Packard Ave) (southeast corner of Layton & Packard)
in Cudahy, WI. -- See NOTE below.
Admission:      Free
Program:          Program to be announced.
NOTE: The Community room is not handicap accessible. The parking lot is east of the bank, along                                  Layton Ave. Enter the building from the east entrance. If you take public transportation, use                                   MTS Route 55-Layton Ave or Route 15-Oakland Ave.
Information      http://www.tmer.org/index.html
Dec 16 (Saturday) The Milwaukee Elec Rwy & Transit Hist Soc meeting  7:30-10:00 PM (doors open                                             at 7:00 PM).
Location: Chase Bank Cudahy (4702 S. Packard Ave) (southeast corner of Layton & Packard)
in Cudahy, WI. -- See NOTE below.
Admission:      Free
Program:          Program to be announced.
NOTE: The Community room is not handicap accessible. The parking lot is east of the bank, along                                  Layton Ave. Enter the building from the east entrance. If you take public transportation, use                                   MTS Route 55-Layton Ave or Route 15-Oakland Ave.
Information      http://www.tmer.org/index.html
Apr 8 (Saturday) Burlington Route Historical Society swap meet/meeting  7:30-10:00 PM
        Location:              Meet Location: Riverview Banquets (1117 North Washington Ave (Ill St St 25) in Batavia).
        Program:              Swap Meet for Membership 
                                   Clinics, Banquet & Speaker
        Admission:           To be annnounced.  (See below)
Information:    http://www.burlingtonroute.org/BRHS/annual_meetings/index.php
June 17-18 (Sat & Sun)  "Joliet Rocket"  NKP Steam excursions betw Joliet and Chicago on the ROCK

For details/schedule/fares, see: https://www.showclix.com/event/joliet-rocket
May 18-21 (Thurs-Sun) Chicago & Northwestern Historical Society annual convention
Location:        Holiday Inn located at 7550 East State Street in Rockford.
Admission:     See link below
Program:        See link below
Information      http://www.cnwhs.org/convention.pl?pageid=80