25th StrawberryFest Model Railroad Show & Model Contest
Date(s): 6/21/2014, 6/22/2014
Saturday 10am - 5pm, Sunday 10am - 3pm
Waupaca Recreation Center, 407 School St., Waupaca, WI 54981
Two days of model railroading fun in two huge gyms. See small to gigantic operating train layouts (including a Lego layout), race Lionel trains, switch a train with Conductor Carlson, play with Thomas the Tank Engine and his Chuggington Station friends (hands-on kid’s layout), purchase supplies and equipment from hobby shop dealers and vendors. Attractions include new layouts, vendors and dealers. For more info contact Dennis Cook, (715) 824-2045, email@example.com
Learn and share modeling skills with masterful modelers Mark Lasse and Fred Furkis as the demonstrate how its done.
Model Contest – Saturday only. Adult and junior categories. All modelers invited to participate. Categories: cars, trucks, trains, ships, aircraft, scenery, Legos, photos and miscellaneous. Rules and entry forms available at www.wamrltd.com .
After a great meal and strawberry short cake at Virgie’s Railroad Diner, visit the Waupaca Soo Line railroad depot to see its continued restoration and new additions (Depot Saturday only).
Dennis Cook, (715) 824-2045
41st Annual Gem, Mineral, Fossil & Jewelry Show
Date(s): 5/3/2014, 5/4/2014
Saturday 10am - 5pm, Sunday 10am - 4pm
Marshfield High School Fieldhouse , 1401 Becker Rd., Marshfield
Gem, Mineral, Fossil & Jewelry show featuring "Marvelous Minerals, Awesome Agates, and Fantastic Fossils". There will be dealers, displays, speakers, rock identification, kid's activities and continuous silent auctions. Free admission, donations accepted for scholarships
Cynthia Kelman, 715-387-8782, firstname.lastname@example.org