DiSPLAYS 1

HOMES & SHOWS

Rick compton's "O" scale building

Giacattoli brothers toy company

november 6, 2015

Giacattoli Brothers Toy Company Building created by Rick Compton

November 6, 2015  Rick Compton created and constructed the Giacattoli Brothers Toy Company for the "G" Scale Modular Layout.

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the kevin patterson "HO" scale buildings

Donated to fcmts layout

october 26, 2015

"HO" Buildings donated by Kevin Patterson

October 26, 2015 The "New HO Modular Layout" Ken Sargeant Section Display building was donated to the Florida Citrus Model Train Society by Kevin Patterson.

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the Joe pisciotti "HO" layout

davie, FLORIDA

october 9, 2015

JOE PISCIOTTI'S "HO" SCALE LAYOUT LOCATED OVER HIS WORKSHOP

October 9, 2015  Joe Pisciotti's "HO" Layout which is located above his workshop.

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grand opening

YOUNG AT ART MUSEUM/LIBRARY

davie, FLORIDA

AUGUST 15, 2015

GRAND OPENING YOUNG AT ART MUSEUM/BROWARD COUNTY LIBRARY 2015

August 15, 2015  Mike Collins "HO" Modular Display on Grand Opening at Young At Art Museum/Library located in Davie, FL (See: YOUNG AT ART LIBRARY 2015)

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old davie school historical museum

july 18, 2015

July 18, 2015  Ken Sargeant is operating his MTH Santa Fe 5942 passenger train on the "O" Scale Layout at the Old Davie School Historical Museum.

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old davie school historical museum

july 18, 2015

July 18, 2015  Kevin Walford is operating his Lionel Metro North M 7 Subway on the "O" Scale Layout at the Old Davie School Historical Museum.

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old davie school historical museum

Don Kneuer with battleship

july 11, 2015

Saturday, July 11, 2015 Don Kneuer displays his Battleship he had on display  in the Viele House at the Old Davie School Historical Museum.

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old davie school historical museum

Don Kneuer with his

santa Fe blue goose 3460

june 27, 2015

Saturday, June 27, 2015 Don Kneuer displays his MTH Santa Fe Blue Goose 3460 passenger train on the "O" Scale Layout  in the Viele House at the Old Davie School Historical Museum.

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old davie school historical museum

Bill Tessar with his

southern pacific cab forward 4294

june 20, 2015

Saturday, June 20, 2015 "Fathers Day Fun" at the Old Davie School Historical Museum. Bill Tessar with his "New" Southern Pacific Cab Forward 4294 Locomotive.

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old davie school historical museum

"o" scale LAyout

 may 26, 2015

May 26, 2015 Santa Fe 5942 operating on the Florida Citrus Model Train Society "O" Scale Layout at the Old Davie School Historical Museum.

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rick Compton's

WINTON MOTOR CAR

"G" scale FLAT car LOAD

 may 15, 2015

May 15, 2015 Rick Compton's "G" Scale Winton Motor Company Flatcar to be entered in a model train competition in September 2015. Rick also has an engine, tender, flatcar with a Winton Motor Car Compay load, dining car and caboose.

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rick Compton's

rio grande

"G" scale combine car

 may 11, 2015

May 11, 2015 Rick Compton's "G" Scale Combine Car to be entered in a model train competition in September 2015. Rick also has an engine, tender, flatcar with a Winton Motor Car Compay load, dining car, caboose.

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new "n" scale display

donated by sherrie catley

in loving memory of her husband

bryan d catley
 march 12, 2012

March 12, 2015 (L-R) Steven Kneuer, Jason Ramsey, Don Kneuer, Bill Nielsen by the New "N" Scale Layout donated by Sherrie Catley in memory of her loving husband Bryan D Catley. (present but not in picture: Bill Tessar, Ken Sargeant)

(See: AGENDA) & (DISPLAYS) 

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bob brown & joe parisini display

remembering world war ii: 70 years later plantation historical museum

February 12, 2015 - October 25, 2015 REMEMBERING WORLD WAR II:

70 YEARS LATER An exhibit commemorating the end of WWII

The Plantation Historical Museum 511 North Fig Tree Lane, Plantation, 33317.

Bob Brown displays his models (Top Row L-R) Grumman Hellcat Fighter and a Chance Vought Corsair Fighter (Bottom Row) Joe Parisini assembled a US Navy PT Boat #328 is 48 inches long 1/20 th Scale & powered by a Packard Engine.

Both modelers are Florida Citrus Model Train Society Members.  

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paul & ann gehring display

remembering world war ii: 70 years later plantation historical museum

February 12, 2015 - October 25, 2015 REMEMBERING WORLD WAR II:

70 YEARS LATER An exhibit commemorating the end of WWII

The Plantation Historical Museum 511 North Fig Tree Lane, Plantation, 33317.

Ann Gehring is proud to display the uniform her father wore during WW II.

His name and rank  SERGEANT EARL NEEDLEMAN serving the UNITED STATES ARMY AIR FORCE as a CRYPTOGHER.

Paul & Ann Gerhing are Florida Citrus Model Train Society Members.  

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Don Kneuer dISPLAY

"REMEMBERING world waR II: 70 YEARS LATER"

plantation historical museum

February 12, 2015 - October 25, 2015 REMEMBERING WORLD WAR II:

70 YEARS LATER An exhibit commemorating the end of WWII

The Plantation Historical Museum 511 North Fig Tree Lane, Plantation, 33317.

Don Kneuer displays “The War in Flight” (L-R) B-24 Liberator, Mitchell B-25, P-38

Lightning, B-17 Flying Fortress. Each model was assembled by Don Kneuer.

The aircraft have operating motors that turn the propellers.

Don is a Florida Citrus Model Train Society Member.

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sharon naile & Joe parisini

"Christmas Holiday display"

11th WHISTLE STOP GATHERING

January 31, 2015 (L - R)  Sharon Naile, Joe Parisini standing by their "Christmas Holiday Model Train Dispay"  They were celebrating the 11 th Whistle Stop Gathering at their residence in Pembroke Pines, Florida. Sixteen members of the Florida Citrus Model Train Society took part in the evening event. 

SEE: WHISTLE STOP GATHERING  

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close up of the

sHARON NAILE & JOE PARISINI

"CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY display"

January 31, 2015 A close up picture of the Sharon Naile, Joe Parisini "Christmas Holiday Model Train Dispay"  at  the 11 th Whistle Stop Gathering at their residence in Pembroke Pines, Florida. SEE: WHISTLE STOP GATHERING  

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Ken & Saralyn sargeant

"winter wonderland display"

plantation historical museum

January 10, 2015 On the Last Day, The Ken & Saralyn Sargeant Florida Citrus Model Train Society "Winter Wonderland Display" at the Plantation Historical Museum. This event featured over 35 Christmas Trees, each with a different theme! Museum location 511 North Fig Tree Lane, Plantation, FL 33317 For museum information call 954-797-2711   Museum Curator John Feeney      

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mike collins

master model railroader #157

november 21, 2014

Friday November 21, 2014 Mike Collins (NMRA Master Model Railroader #157) operating "HO" Scale trains on his Layout. Several Florida Citrus Model Train Society members went on a field trip to see the Mike Collins layout. Those members were: Ken Sargeant, Tom Rottenberg, Nick Mekich, Bob Balog,

Paul Gehring, and Dan McMurtrie. See: NEW "HO" LAYOUT

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JOE PARISINI & rick compton

displaying DESIGNS for our layout

JUNE 13, 2014

Friday June 13, 2014 (Left) Joe Parisini, (Right) Rick Compton. Joe Parisini displays a Hummer from his Car Collection. Rick Compton designed and built his Office ( The Prof R. K. Compton "ALIENIST  MESSMERISM"  All Manner of Mental Distress) building for the "G" Scale Layout

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Rick compton's Campsite

for the "G" Scale layout

JUNE 10, 2014

Tuesday June 10, 2014 Rick Compton designed and built the Campsite Scene for the "G" Scale Layout. Look at the fantastic detail, observe the Trees, Bears, Jeep, Artist, etc. (See:AGENDA)

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close up of

RICK COMPTON'S CAMPSITE

DON KNEUER & STEVEN KNEUER

NEW "N" SCALE LAYOUT

 

April 24, 2014: (L-R) Steven Kneuer, Don Kneuer working on the New "N" Scale Layout at their residence from 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM. Other members participating were: Ken Sargeant, Joe Parisini, David Mikelson, Bill Tessar, John & Una Michna. This was followed by lunch at Big Louie's in Hollywood.

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mike collins

november 22, 2013

NEW "HO" SCALE MODULAR LAYOUT SECTION

 

November 22, 2013 Mike Collins with his new "HO" section he built and wrote how the construction was completed. (see: NEW "HO" LAYOUT)

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THE UNION PACIFIC BIG BOY

ARTICULATED LOCOMOLTIVE NO 4002

June 4, 2012 The Union Pacific Big Boy 4-8-8-4 wheel ratio No 4402 Articulated Locomotive going through a 82 inch turn on The Florida Citrus Model Train Society Layout at the West Regional Library in Plantation, Florida. Joe Parisini is running this locomotive for train lovers delight. Notice how the front wheels articulate through the curve. The Big Boy was the largest steam locomotive ever built.

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see: displays 2

FLORIDA CITRUS

MODEL TRAIN SOCIETY

THE FLORIDA CITRUS

MODEL TRAIN SOCIETY

IS A NON PROFIT

501 (3) (C) ORGINIZATION

OUR PRESIDENT

Dr. Ken Sargeant

1810 SW 105 Avenue

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33324

Phone: 954-473-6376

Cell: 954-253-0413

Email: Sarge40@aol.com Website: www.fcmts.org

www.facebook.com/fcmts.org

Want to be a member? Come have Breakfast

with us at the

Blue Moon Diner 954-915-3800

See (BREAKFAST CLUB)

If you enjoy friendship and model trains come and meet us. We have Breakfast every Monday & Friday morning at 8:00 AM at the Blue Moon Diner, 10076 Griffin Road, Cooper City, FL 33328 (next to McDonalds). Southwest Corner of Palm Avenue & Griffin Road.  We have our own Private Dining Room. Come and enjoy yourself with members of the Florida Citrus Model Train Society.

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Florida Citrus Model Train Society

 Model Train Display

    Westfield Broward Mall

   8000 W. Broward Blvd Suite 1105

 Plantation, Florida 33388

Dr. Ken Sargeant

President

Florida Citrus Model Train Society "Event Agreement"

May 24, 2018 (L-R) Diana Fuentes, Ken Sargeant. The Florida Citrus Model Train Society President Ken Sargeant signs an "Event Agreement" with Westfield Broward Mall witnessed by Diana Fuentes (Administrative Assistant). The "Event Agreement" is from June 1, 2018 to May 31, 2019. The "Grand Opening" was June 16, 2018 at 12:00 Noon. 

See "WESTFIELD MALL SETUP"

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Peter Colussy & Ken Sargeant

Florida Citrus Model Train Society Locomotive Presetation

November 8, 2018 (L-R) Peter Colussy, Ken Sargeant. Peter Colussy Built a Post War Marx Commodore Vanderbilt Steam Locomotive with a Wedge Tender built between 1945 - 48. Orginally built as a mechanical wind up engine which has been converted to an electric double reduction gear motor for this project. Peter presented the Marx Steam Locomotive to Ken Sargeant today at the Westfield Broward Mall. See "DISPLAYS 2"

www.facebook.com/fcmts.org

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FATHER AND SON

" WESTFIELD BROWARD MALL"

MODEL TRAIN DISPLAY

SEPTEMBER 15, 2018

Saturday, September 15, 2018 Young Engineer watching a "Steam Engine" go by on the "O" Scale 

Modular Layout as Dad watches at the Westfield Broward Mall. Members working today were: Ken Sargeant, David Mikelson, Don Kneuer, Steven Kneuer, Nick Mekich, Kieve Ehrlich, Joe Motes, Joe Parisini, Bill Nielsen (9)

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"VISITOR & RICK COMPTON"

WESTFIELD BROWARD MALL

AUGUST 9, 2018

Thursday, August 9, 2018  (L-R) Young female visitor, Rick Compton are in "Compton's Corner" at the Westfield Broward Mall. Rick is working on an origional creation for the "G" Scale Modular Layout. Members working today were: Ken Sargeant, Peter Colussy, Tom Rottenberg, Don Kneuer, Steven Kneuer, Ken Hasse, Rick Compton, David Mikelson, John Feeney, Barry Favre, Lenny Victor, Frank Atanasio, Hal Kushner, John Michna, Jeremy Steinhart (15)

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"MOTHER WITH STROLLER"

WESTFIELD BROWARD MALL

AUGUST 2, 2018

Thursday, August 2, 2018   A mother with a "Young Fan" standing in the stroller came back a "Second Time" to see the Model Train Display at the Westfield Broward Mall. Members participating today were: Ken Sargeant, Peter Colussy, David Mikelson, Don Kneuer, Steven Kneuer, Barry Favre, Kieve Ehrlich, Jim Huffman, Dan McMurtrie, Frank Atanasio, Joe Motes, Jeremy Steinhart (12) See "WESTFIELD MALL AUGUST 2018"

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"OPERATION LIFESAVER FAN"

WESTFIELD BROWARD MALL

JULY 14, 2018

Saturday, July 14, 2018  Young "Operation LifeSaver Fan" with the "Coloring Book" in his right hand and the "Activity Book" in the left hand at the "Westfield Broward Mall" in Plantation, Florida. Members attending today were: Ken Sargeant, Saralyn Sargeant, Mike Gerstman, Don Kneuer, Joe Parisini, Tom Rottenberg, Kevin Patterson, Joe Pisciotti and "Princess" (the Service Dog) (9)

See (OPERATION LIFESAVER)

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FATHER AND SON

" WESTFIELD BROWARD MALL"

MODEL TRAIN DISPLAY

JULY 6, 2018

Friday, July 6, 2018 Father and Son admiring "Boy Scout Exhibit" at the Westfield Broward Mall located at 8000 W. Broward Blvd, Plantation, Florida 33388. Visit and enjoy the Florida Citrus Model Train Society  Layout Display. Members attending today were: Ken Sargeant, Bill Tessar, Dan McMurtrie, Linda McMurtrie, Hal Kushner, Barry Favre, Rick Compton, John Faso, Frank Atanasio, John Michna, Frank Gerstman, Bob Balog (12)

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"GRAND OPENING"

WESTFIELD BROWARD MALL

JUNE 16, 2018

June 16, 2018  Ken Sargeant standing between the "O" & "HO" Layouts during "Grand Opening Day" at the Wesftield Broward Mall. We had 751 visitors and 31 members taking part. Members participating today were: Ken & Saralyn Sargeant, John & Carol Faso, Bill & Debbie Tessar, David & Janet Mikelson, Peter & Cathy Colussy, Hal & Audrey Kushner, Jeremy & Jessica Steinhart, Dan & Linda McMurtrie, Don Kneuer, Lenny Victor, Barry Favre, Gary Hendrickson, Joe Pisciotti,  Jason Ramsey, Kevin Patterson, Nick Mekich, Joe Parisini, Bill Nielsen, Bob Balog, Paul Gehring, Luis Fegueroa, Tim Lemrow, Jeff (Ski) Guzowski (31)   See "WESTFIELD MALL SETUP"

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"THE KISSING SAILOR"

WESTFIELD BROWARD MALL

MONDAY JUNE 25, 2018

Monday, June 25, 2018 (L-R) Frank Atanasio, Ken Sargeant, Dan McMurtrie, Carl Muscarello "The Kissing Sailor", John Faso, David Mikelson at the Westfield Broward Mall. Members assisting today were: Ken Sargeant, John Faso, Peter Colussy, David Mikelson, Tom Rottenberg, Frank Atanasio, Dan McMurtrie (7) 

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October 25, 2012  Carl Muscarello "The Kissing Sailor" at the Plantation Historical Museum posing with the "Famous Life Magazine Cover Picture" in New York, New York after WW ll. Carl is a "Honorary Member" of the Florida Citrus Model Train Society. He came by to view our Modular Train Display today June 25, 2018 at the Westfield Broward Mall.

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READY TO ROLL

"DONATED GRAND PRIZE"

TRAIN SHOW

OCTOBER 14, 2017

Friday, September 29, 2017 (L-R) Bill Lucus (owner), Ken Sargeant (President, Florida Citrus Model Train Society) standing inside Ready To Roll with the "Donated Grand Prize" for the "Model Train Show" at Pembroke Pines Charter School - Central Campus on Saturday, October 14, 2017. Ready To Roll is a Full Line-Full Service model railroad supply store with 5 operating layouts. Ready To Roll is a must see attraction in South Florida . From Z to G the store is widely known throughout the world. The store carries track, scenery, structures, electrical, tools, engines, rolling stock, a large selection of detail parts, accessories, and scratch building supplies.

Mike Wolf of MTH had confidence that they could get the job done when he asked Ready To Roll to build and design his show room layout located at MTH Headquarters in Maryland. This spectacular layout was featured in March 99’ Classic Toy Trains Issue. Visit Ready to Roll Train Model Railroad Supplies located at 831 NW 143 Street, Miami Florida 33168 . Visit website: www.readytorolltrains.com

EVERYLASTING EMBROIDERY

"WHERE WE GET OUR SHIRTS"

 2600 NW 55 COURT SUITE 237

Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309

954-486-7785

F.C.M.T.S. members (L-R) Bob Balog, Bill Tessar, David Mikelson watching as their Florida Citrus Model Train Society shirts are embroided.

ARUBA'S RESTAURANT

"SARGEANT FAMILY DINNER"

FRIDAY, JULY 21, 2017

Friday, July 21, 2017  (L-R)  Kris, Kylie, Melissa, Kaiden, Saralyn, Ken, Rick, Karen, Drew, Avery, Zach Sargeant having a "Sargeant Family Dinner" at Aruba's Restaurant located in Lauderdale-By-The-Sea, FL.

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PLANTATION

HISTORICAL MUSEUM

JULY 15, 2017

Saturday, July 15, 2017 (L-R) Saralyn and Ken Sargeant at the Plantation Historical Museum toward the end of the day. Other Florida Citrus Model Train Society members working  were:  Joe Motes, Bill Nielsen, Don Kneuer, John Michna, Nick Mekich, Bob Balog, John Faso, Bob Brown, Joe Parisini, Peter Colussy, David McClain (13)

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PLANTATION

INDEPENDENCE DAY PARADE

JULY 4, 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017  Florida Citrus Model Train Society Member Sharon Naile sitting in Joe Parisini's Model A Ford before the Plantation Independence Day Parade. Notice the LOGO on the front door.

"TRANSPORTATION DISPLAY"

PLANTATION HISTORICAL MUSEUM 511 FIG TREE LANE PLANTATION, FLORIDA 33317

MARCH 18, 2017

Saturday, March 18, 2017 "Transportation Display" at the Plantation Historical Museum. (L-R) Luis Figeroa, John Michna, Nick Mekich, David McClain, Joe Parisini, Bill Nielsen, Bob Brown. Other members participating were: Ken Sargeant, Bill Tessar, Debbie Tessar, Joe Pisciotti, Barry Favre, Frank Atanasio, Debbie Brown, Bob Balog, Judy Balog (16) See: Plantation Historical Musuem February 18, 2017 - October 7, 2017

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PLANTATION HISTORICAL

MUSEUM

CHECK PRESENTATION

 THURSDAY MAY 2, 2017

Thursday, May 2, 2017 (L-R) John Feeney, Ken Sargeant. Mr. John Feeney (Curator, Plantation  Historical Museum) presenting a check from the Plantation Historical Society to Dr. Ken Sargeant (President, Florida Citrus Model Train Society) for their "Model Train Display" and "Participation" at the Plantation Historical Museum's "Trainportation Display. See: Plantation Historical Musuem February 18, 2017 - October 7, 2017

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PINES SENIOR CENTER

 301 NW 103 STREET

PEMBROKE PINES, FL 33026

October 13, 2016  The Florida Citrus Model Train Society were at the Pines Senior Center from October 14, 2016 to April 26, 2017 We had a "Workshop" at this facility and built and repaired our many modular Layouts and model trains. We would like to thank the staff at the Senior Center for giving us the opportunity to  use their facility. "Thank You". 

SOUTHWEST REGIONAL LIBRARY PEMBROKE PINE, FLORIDA

IN THE MEETING ROOM

JANUARY 5, 2017

Thurssday, January 5, 201 This is what it's all about "Introducing Youngsters to the Model Train Hobby"  This young boy wearing his Operation LifeSaver Engineer Cap is enjoying his visit to the Southwest Regioal Library with his Grandparents.  See (SOUTHWEST REGIOAL LIBRARY 2016 - 2017)  & (PART 2)

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KEN & SARALYN SARGEANT HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY

HAPPY 35 TH ANNIVERSARY

FEBRUARY 14, 2016

TARPON BEND RESTURANT

Sunday, February 14, 2016 (L-R) Ken and Saralyn Sargeant celebrated their 35th Wedding Anniversary and Valentine's Day at the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society "Mardi Gras Festival" at the "New River Inn". We had a fantastic lunch at "Tarpon Bend" Resturant. It was a Super Day with a wonderful Wife.(See: AGENDA)

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THE DAY WE DECIDED TO INCORPORATE AS A

NON PROFIT ORGANIZATION MARCH 30, 2015

March 30, 2015 (L-R) Bill Nielsen, Rick Compton, John Faso, Bob Brown, John Michna, Joe Parisini, David Mikelson, Mike Lazzopina, Ken Sargeant, Jason Ramsey, Tom Rottenberg, Steve Kneuer, Frank Atanasio, Joe Pisciotti, Dan McMurtrie, Kieve Ehrlich, Don Kneuer

(See: BREAKFAST CLUB)

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VIELE HOUSE AT THE OLD DAVIE SCHOOL HISTORICAL MUSEUM DAVIE, FLORIDA

MAY 28, 2016

Viele House the Old Davie School Historical Museum

Saturday, May 28, 2016  Paul Perotti and his son Vincent standing by the "New HO Layout" displayed in the Viele House at the Old Davie School Historical Museum. Sixteen members of the Florida Citrus Model Train Society took part. 

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YOUNG AT  ART LIBRARY

DAVIE, FLORIDA

AUGUST 29, 2015

Young At Art Museum / Library

August 29, 2015 This Special Young Boy visits us almost ever Saturday attending with his parents is standing by the "G" Scale Layout at the Young At Art Museum / Library in Davie, Florida

(See: YOUNG AT ART LIBRARY 2015)

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YOUNG AT  ART LIBRARY

DAVIE, FLORIDA

AUGUST 27, 2015

Young At Art Museum / Library

August 27, 2015 A Young Brother and Sister standing by the Florida Citrus Model Train Society "G" Scale Layout in the Multi-Purpose Room at the Young At Art Museum / Library in Davie, Florida

(See: YOUNG AT ART LIBRARY 2015)

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YOUNG AT  ART LIBRARY

DAVIE, FLORIDA

AUGUST 15, 2015

August 15, 2015 The FLorida Citrus Model Train Society has an emphasis on the entire family especially the younger children. Our goal is to share the traditions and fun of model trains and to provide a reasonable venue for children of all ages to experience the history, traditions and joys of toy trains. (See: YOUNG AT ART LIBRARY 2015)

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OLD DAVIE SCHOOL

HISTORICAL MUSEUM

DAVIE, FLORIDA

JUNE 20, 2015

June 20, 2015 Kylie Sargeant with MTH remote control in hand operating the Amtrak passenger train, blowing horn, ringing bell, controlling speed and smoke volumn. This is what it's all about including the whole family with model trains.

(See: OLD DAVIE SCHOOL HISTORICAL MUSEUM 2015)

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YOUNG AT ART LIBRARY

DAVIE, FLORIDA

FEBRUARY 7, 2013

Young At Art Museum / Library 2013

February 7, 2013 The Florida Citrus Model Train Society President Dr. Ken Sargeant states "This is the reason the Florida Citrus Model Train Society was founded, Kids are the lifeline of our Toy Train Hobby". Youngster in the chair watching the train is Giovanni Curci with his father Joe close behind.

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PLANTATION

HISTORICAL MUSEUM SEPTEMBER 18, 2014

Plantation Historical Museum Septepber 18, 2014

September 18, 2014  Dr. Ken Sargeant operating MTH Genesis Amtrak Locomotive on the "O" Scale Layout at the Plantation Historical Museum located in Plantation, Florida 33317

See: FEENEY'S FOLLIES & PLANTATION HISTORICAL MUSEUM 2014

www.plantation.org/museum/  

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RAILROAD PRAYER

 

Oh Lord, now that I have flagged Thee, lift up my feet from the rough road of life and plant them safely on the deck of the train of salvation. Let me use the safety on the deck of the train of salvation. Let me see the safety lamp know as prudence, join all the couplings in the train with the strong arm of love, let my hand lamp be the Bible. Heavenly Father, keep all the switches closed that lead off to the sidings, especially those with the blind end. Oh Lord, if it be Thy pleasure, have semaphore block along the line show the white light of hope that I may make the run of life without stopping. And Lord, give us the Ten Commandments for a schedule and when I've finish on scheduled time and pulled into the dark station of death, may the superintendent of the Universe say, "Well done thou good and faithful servant, come and sign the payroll and receive the check of eternal hapiness."

 

Anonymous

MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY & SCIENCE AUTONATION IMAX THEATER

The Museum Of Discovery & Science, the AUTONATION IMAX THEATER and the Florida Citrus Model Train Society presented a "G" Scale Model Train Layout in the Main Lobby and an "O" Scale Layout on the second floor at the Museum from August 24, 2013 to February 24, 2014. Over 74,497 visitors attended with 36 members of the Florida Citrus Train Society volunteering 1,270 days working 5,200 hours. Thank you for the fine opportunity to display our trains.

MUSEUM OF

DISCOVERY & SCIENCE

EXCELLENCE SERVICE AWARD

VOLUNTEER OF THE QUARTER SPRING 2014

March 12, 2014

The Florida Citrus Model Train Society

Horored as Volunteer of the Quarter Spring 2014

THE MUSEUM OF

DISCOVERY & SCIENCE

EXCELLENCE IN SERVICE AWARD PRESENTED TO THE FLORIDA CITRUS MODEL TRAIN SOCIETY SPRING 2014

VOLUNTEER OF THE QUARTER SPRING 2014

PLAQUE DISPLAYED IN THE 2ND FLOOR OFFICE

OUR SPONSORS

READY TO ROLL

Ready To Roll is a Full Line-Full Service model railroad supply store with 5 operating layouts. Ready To Roll is a must see attraction in South Florida . From Z to G the store is widely known throughout the world. The store carries track, scenery, structures, electrical, tools, engines, rolling stock, a large selection of detail parts, accessories, and scratch building supplies.

Mike Wolf of MTH had confidence that they could get the job done when he asked Ready To Roll to build and design his show room layout located at MTH Headquarters in Maryland. This spectacular layout was featured in March 99’ Classic Toy Trains Issue.

Visit Ready to Roll Train Model Railroad Supplies located at 831 NW 143 Street, Miami Florida 33168 . Visit website: www.readytorolltrains.com 

Ready to Roll February 2014

February 28, 2014 (L-R) John Faso, Bill Tessar, Bill Lucas (Owner of Ready to Roll)

WE SUPPORT

OPERATION LIFESAVER

We support, Operation LifeSaver, which is a national, non-profit education and awareness program dedicated to ending tragic collisions, fatalities and injuries at highway-rail grade crossings and on railroad rights of way. Dr. Ken Sargeant  presents the Operation LifeSaver program. Visit the Operation LifeSaver website: www.oli.org    See: OPERATION LIFESAVER

DISCOUNT TRAIN AND HOBBY

"YOUR MODEL RAILROADING HEADQUARTERS"

1061 NE 45 Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33334

You must meet Rick Basini and have him show you his new store. Visit his Website

www.discount-train.com

Come and have coffee with us

Monday and Friday at 8:00 AM

Blue Moon Diner

10076 Griffin Road

Cooper City, FL 33328 

                        

The Florida Citrus Model Train Society Mug

The Florida Citrus Model Train Society Hat

"SHERIFF"

August 14, 2014 Ken "Bubba" Sargeant is "The Sheriff" standing behind the Seminole Creek Police Station with his trusted sidekick Deputy "Dawg" John Feeney at his side. The two are inside the Florida Citrus Model Train Society "G" Scale Layout on display at the Plantation Historical Museum. Notice the mean frown on the Sheriff and Deputy. (that was tough to do with all the laughter around)  (See: PLANTATION HISTORICAL MUSEUM 2014) & (FEENEY'S FOLLIES) www.plantation.org/museum/

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11 TH WHISTLE STOP GATHERING

January 31, 2015 The 11th Whistle Stop Gathering at the residence of Sharon Haile & Joe Parisini by their Christmas Holiday Model Train Display.

See: WHISTLE STOP GATHERINGS or DISPLAYS

WEST REGIONAL LIBRARY

PLANTATION, FLORIDA

Dec. 22, 2012 The John Sowden Memorial Fire House Presentation (L-R) Mike Collins, Jan Resmini, Ken Sargeant.

See: WEST REGIONAL LIBRARY

PRATT COMMUNITY COLLEGE

ATHLETIC HALL OF FAME INDUCTION

CARPENTER AUDITORIUM

PRATT, KANSAS

April 13, 2013 (L-R) Dr. Ken Sargeant, Kurt McAfee, Pratt Community College Athletic Director before Ken's Induction Ceremony into the  Athletic Hall of Fame. See: KEN'S BIOGRAPHY

RICK COMPTON'S

KISSIMMEE RIVER & GULF R.R.

"THE PALMETTO ROUTE" 

May 13, 2014  Rick Compton's New "G" Scale Boxcar he is entering in a contest. Rick has constructed an Engine, Tender, Flatcar with load, Boxcar and a Caboose.

KEN SARGEANT

OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATION

FULFORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

May 15, 2014  Ken Sargeant making Operation LifeSaver Presentations on Career Day at Fulford Elementary School in North Miami Beach.

See: OPERATION LIFESAVER

KEN SARGEANT, BILL TESSAR

OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATION

CRESTVIEW  ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

May 21, 2014  (L-R) Ken Sargeant, Bill Tessar making Operation LifeSaver Presentations on Career Day at Crestview Elementary School in Miami Gardens. See: OPERATION LIFESAVER

RICK COMPTON'S

RIO GRAND R.R.

COMBINE CAR

May 11, 2015  Rick Compton's New "G" Scale Combine Car he is entering in a contest in September 2015. Rick has constructed an Engine, Tender, Combine Car and a Flatcar with a flatbed truck load.