Meade Area Railroad Society (MARRS)

A group of model railroaders, collectors, and rail enthusiasts based in the vicinity of Fort George G. Meade and the town of Laurel, Maryland.

Celebrating our 20th Year (1994-2014)

MARRS Event Schedule

(View Past Events)

January 18, 2014: Module Workshop (HO and N)
At the South Columbia Baptist Church in Columbia, MD. 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. See link for map.
February 1-2, 2014: HO Module Group Display
At the Great Scale Model Train Show in Timonium, MD. See link for show info.
February 4, 2014: Open Meeting
At the Seven Oaks Community Center in Odenton, MD. 6-8 PM. See link for map.
February 15, 2014: Module Workshop (HO and N) (CANCELLED due to weather)
At the South Columbia Baptist Church in Columbia, MD. 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. See link for map.
March 1-2, 2013: HO Module Group Display
At Greenberg's Train & Toy Show in Upper Marlboro, MD. See link for show info.
March 4, 2014: Open Meeting
At the Seven Oaks Community Center in Odenton, MD. 6-8 PM. See link for map.
March 15, 2014: Module Workshop (HO and N)
At the South Columbia Baptist Church in Columbia, MD. 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. See link for map.
April 1, 2014: Open Meeting
At the Seven Oaks Community Center in Odenton, MD. 6-8 PM. See link for map.
April 12-13, 2014: HO Module Group Display
At the Great Scale Model Train Show in Timonium, MD. See link for show info.
May 6, 2014: Open Meeting
At the Seven Oaks Community Center in Odenton, MD. 6-8 PM. See link for map.
May 17, 2014: Module Workshop (HO and N)
At the South Columbia Baptist Church in Columbia, MD. 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. See link for map.
June 3, 2014: Open Meeting
At the Seven Oaks Community Center in Odenton, MD. 6-8 PM. See link for map.
July 1, 2014: Open Meeting
At the Seven Oaks Community Center in Odenton, MD. 6-8 PM. See link for map.
July 26, 2014: Module Workshop (HO and N)
At the South Columbia Baptist Church in Columbia, MD. 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. See link for map. (note-4th Saturday)

N-Scale Module Group

Pictures:
N-Scale Module Sampler
Standards:
Smart-N Module Standards
Smart-N Module Design Guide

HO-Scale Module Group

Pictures:
HO-Scale Module Sampler
Standards:
HO-Scale Module Standards

Other Activities

The National Cryptologic Museum Layout
In 2007, Ken Spranza and other MARRS members constructed an HO scale display layout for the National Cryptologic Museum at Fort Meade, MD, as part of their exhibit on "hobo codes."

Further Info

Documents
A catalog of MARRS-related documents.
Links
MARRS members' sites, and other sites of interest.
Contact MARRS!
Rob Madson, MARRS Web POC and site maintainer.
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