New Workshop! “DCC: Basic Operations”
HO Division Superintendent Tom Blinn will be leading another workshop at the Depot on October 10th at 10:00 AM in the Museum room. This workshop is focus on DCC basic operations, programming, and installation. Mark your calendars & feel free to bring a friend!
Halloween Open House
Our annual tradition of decorating the Depot for Halloween is coming up soon! Come on down for some Halloween themed fun on October 27th at 7:30 PM. Both the G&O and the HO display will be up & operational with some Halloween decor for all to enjoy! Bring the kids down in a dry run with their costumes for some trick-or-treating practice! Feel free to download our flyer here.
Ed Van Pelt Train Tribute
In August, one of our members Ed Van Pelt passed away. As a G&O participant, the G&O will be joining with other clubs he was a member of, the Bay Area Garden Railway Society and the Diablo Pacific Short Line, to host a Train Tribute at the SLHRS Depot on Sunday, November 8th from Noon to 3:00 pm with a BBQ lunch. More details on the flyer here.
Winter 2015 Open House & Train Show
Save the date! Our Winter 2015 Open House & Train Show will be held on December 5th and 6th, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM down at the Depot. We will have a great raffle for early Christmas goodies, a bake sale of delicious treats, trains running on the G&O & HO displays all day, and Santa may just come down and visit to run his trains & take some photos with the kids! Feel free to download and share our flyers here: Winter 2015 Open House Flyer: Black & White or Winter 2015 Open House Flyer: Color!
We now have a SLHRS Logo Shop! All proceeds will go towards the General Operating Fund of the Society! You can also donate specifically to the fund to Repaint the Depot by contacting our treasurer Pat Stratton directly! For those who would like to contribute to the San Leandro Historical Railway Society (SLHRS) and choose not to participate in the Society, there are Contributing Sponsorships available for as little as $15 per year.
The San Leandro Historical Railway Society is a 501 (c)(3) Non-Profit Corporation. Receipts for your donation can be provided upon request. Contact Us to learn how you can donate.