Operation LiFesaver 4

OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATION

K.I.D.s.

(Kindergarten, Infant, daycare, specialists)

lauderhill, florida

Plantation historical museum

Plantation, fLORIDA 33317

July 31, 2014  Ken Sargeant giving an Operation LifeSaver Presentation to the K.I.D.S. (Kindergarten, Infants, Daycare, Specialists) from Lauderhill, Florida. The campers were divided into two groups while visiting the Plantation Historical Museum. Each participant  received an Activity Book, Coloring Book, Pen, Pencil, Bookmark, Key Ring and a Brochure "Myths or Realities? Pedestrian Safety Around Tracks & Trains". (See: PLANTATION HISTORICAL MUSEUM 2014)

 

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OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATIONs

Plantation historical museum

Plantation, fLORIDA 33317

continuous during our stay 

July 17, 2014  Ken Sargeant standing in front of the Operation LifeSaver Display at the Plantation Historical Museum. Each participant  will received an Activity Book, Pen, Pencil, Bookmark, Key Ring and a Brochure "Myths or Realities? Pedestrian Safety Around Tracks & Trains". Charts and Several Operation LifeSaver DVD's will be available for the presentations.

(See: PLANTATION HISTORICAL MUSEUM 2014)

OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATION

Plantation historical museum

volunteer program

Plantation, fLORIDA 33317

jUly 9, 2014   12:30 pm - 1:15 pM

Wednesday July 9, 2014  Ken Sargeant making an Operation LifeSaver Presention to the Plantation Historical Museum Volunteer Students from various High Schools in Broward County. Each student received an Activity Book, Pen, Pencil, Bookmark, Key Ring and a Brochure "Myths or Realities? Pedestrian Safety Around Tracks & Trains".

OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATION

PEMBROKE PINES CHARTER SCHOOL

CENTRAL CAMPUS ELEMENTARY

PEMBROKE PINES, FLORIDA 33026

jUNE 5, 2014   9:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Wednesday June 5, 2014  (L-R) Tom Rottenberg, Ken Sargeant conversing with each other just before the First Operation LifeSaver Presention to the Third Grade students. Bill Tessar set up the "G" Scale Trains and Tom Rottenberg operated them for the students. Each student received an Activity Book, Pen, Pencil, Bookmark, Key Ring and a Brochure "Myths or Realities? Pedestrian Safety Around Tracks & Trains". The students watched a DVD "Tracks Are For Trains Not For Kids". Two Presentations were given to 97 students and 10 adults for a total of 107. Each presentation lasted a little more than an hour. Many thanks to Melissa Sargeant for setting up the activity at the school.

 

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OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATION

CAREER DAY

CRESTVIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

2201 NW 187 STREET, MIAMI GARDENS, FL 3356

MAY 21, 2014

May 21, 2014 (L-R) Ken Sargeant, Bill Tessar  beginning an Operation LifeSaver "Career Day" presentation at Crestview  Elementary School located in Miami Gardens, Florida. Bill Tessar from The Florida Citrus Model Train Society assisted by running "G" Scale Trains. Dr. Ken Sargeant did six Operation LifeSaver Presentations to 279 guests. (238 students + 41 adults) Breakfast & Lunch were provided for the presentors at Career Day.

 

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OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATION

CAREER DAY

FULFORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

16140 SW 18 AVENUE, NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FL 33162 MAY 14, 2014

May 14, 2014 Ken Sargeant beginning an Operation LifeSaver "Career Day" presentation at Fulford Elementary School located in North Miami Beach, Florida. Don Kneuer from The Florida Citrus Model Train Society assisted by running "G" Scale Trains and singing the "School Fight Song". (Don taught music at Fulford Elementary School for 25 years)

 

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first methodist church of fort lauerdale

OPERATION LIFESAVER PROGRAM

MAIN LIBRARY - 6th FLOOR

10:00 AM - 12:00 NOON

March 28, 2014 Nick Diorio (CSX Locomotive Engineer), Ken Sargeant presented an Operation LifeSaver Special Program to children from The First Methodist Church of Fort Lauderdale. Operation LifeSaver Materials such as Activity Books, Pens, Pencils, Book Marks, Key Chains, Brochure "Myths or Realities? Pedestrian Safety Around Track & Trains", were given to all our guests.

 

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Bayview Elementary School

Operation LifeSaver Presentation

Main Library 6th Floor 100 S. Andrews Avenue Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

March 17, 2014  10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

March 17, 2014 (L-R) Joe Parisini, Ken Sargeant just before the Operation LifeSaver Presentations to Bayview Elementary School Fifth Graders from Fort Lauderdale at the Main Library.

Operation LifeSaver Presentation

Train Safety for everyone program

Main Library 6th Floor 100 S. Andrews Avenue Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

March 10, 2014  2:00 PM - 4:45 PM

March 10, 2014 Dr. Ken Sargeant, Operation LifeSaver Presentor gave an Operation LifeSaver Train Safety Presentation and answered questions from 2:00 PM to 4:45 PM in the Main Library downtown Fort Lauderdale. Bill Tessar assisted operating "0" Scale Trains & distributing Operation LifeSaver promotional materials. Thanks to Barbara Miller & Lillian Perricone of the Broward County Library for making this event possible.

Operation LifeSaver Presentation

Train Safety for everyone program

Main Library 6th Floor 100 S. Andrews Avenue Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

January 27, 2014  1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

January 27, 2014 Dr. Ken Sargeant, Operation LifeSaver Presentor gave an Operation LifeSaver Train Safety Presentation from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM in the  Main Library downtown Fort Lauderdale. Tom Rottenberg and Bill Tessar assisted with an operating "G" Scale Train & distributing Operation LifeSaver promotional materials. Thanks to Barbara Miller & Lillian Perricone of the Broward County Library for making all the arrangements.

Operation LifeSaver Presentation

Mirror Lake Elementary School

 Plantation, Florida 33313

February 11, 2013  7:30 AM - 11:00 AM

February 11, 2013 Dr. Ken Sargeant making an Operation LifeSaver Presentation at Mirror Lake Elementary School. Bill Tessar, Tom Rottenberg, Joe Parisini attended and assisted with supervising the elementary students.

Operation LifeSaver Model Train Running at Young at Art Library

January 26,  2013 - Feburary 28, 2013

Ken Sargeant ran his Operation LifeSaver "O" Scale Florida East Coast Model  Train Special each day at the Young at Art Library located in Davie, Florida. Operation LifeSaver Programs were presented from January 26, 2013 to February 28, 2013. Over 5,576 visitors were given presentations and key chains, pens, pencils, bookmarks, lapel pins, activity books, coloring books.


Bayview Elementary School

Operation LifeSaver Presentation

Main Library 6th Floor 100 S. Andrews Avenue Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

March 17, 2014  10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

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BOY SCOUT & CUB SCOUT SUMMER CAMP OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATION

JUNE 12, 2013

TREE TOPS PARK

2900 SW 100 AVENUE (NOB HILL ROAD)

DAVIE, FLORIDA 33328

 

This was the second year we have presented our program to the scouts.

Thanks to our Scoutmaster Tom Rottenberg for setting this up.

Operating "G" Scale Railroad Layout featured 

Four Operation LifeSaver Presentation to 425 Scouts.

 

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Operation LifeSaver Presentation

Last Day of School

Pembroke Pines Elementary Charter School Central Campus

Third Grade Students

12350 Sheridan Street Pembroke Pines, FL 33026 June 5, 2013

 

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Operation LifeSaver Presentation

CAREER DAY

FOX TRAIL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

SW 101 ROAD, DAVIE, FL 33324

MAY 16, 2013

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OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATION

CAREER DAY

FULFORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

16140 SW 18 AVENUE, NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FL 33162 MAY 15, 2013

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Operation LifeSaver Presentation

CAREER DAY

CRESTVIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

2201 NW 187 STREET

MIAMI GARDENS, FL 33056

MAY 10 2013

 

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Operation LifeSaver Presentation 

FREEDOMS FOUNDATATION AT VALLEY FORGE

BROWARD COUNTY CHAPTER

CORAL RIDGE COUNTRY CLUB

2801  BAYVIEW DRIVE

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL 33308

MARCH 20, 2013

 

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Operation LifeSaver Presentation

 MIRROR LAKE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

1200 NW 72 AVENUE

PLANTATION, FL 33313

FEBRUARY 11, 2013

 

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Operation LifeSaver Presentation

PLANTATION POLICE DEPARTMENT

"SENIORS + LAW ENFORCEMENT TOGETHER" S.A.L.T.

PRESENTATION AT

PLANTATION HISTORICAL MUSEUM

 OCTOBER 18, 2012

 

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Operation LifeSaver Presentation

PETERS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

PLANTATION, FLORIDA 33317

PRESENTATION AT

PLANTATION HISTORICAL MUSEUM

OCTOBER 16, 2012

 

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Operation LifeSaver Presentation

PETERS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

PLANTATION, FLORIDA 33317

PRESENTATION AT

PLANTATION HISTORICAL MUSEUM

OCTOBER 9, 2012

 

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Operation LifeSaver Presentation

SUNSET LAKE SENIOR CENTER

CITY OF MIRAMAR, FLORIDA

PRESENTATION AT

PLANTATION HISTORICAL MUSEUM

STAFF MEMBER IN CHARGE MARISOL ESPINOSA AUGUST 16, 2012

 

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Operation LifeSaver Presentation

THE CITY OF PLANTATION

CENTRAL PARK KIDS CAMP

AT THE PLANTATION HISTORICAL MUSEUM

511 FIG TREE LANE

PLANTATION, FL 33317

AUGUST 14, 2012

 

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Operation LifeSaver Presentation CENTRAL/SOUTH BROWARD SCOUT CAMP

VISTA VIEW PARK

1400 SW 142 AVENUE

DAVIE, FLORIDA 33330

JUNE 14, 2012

 

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Operation LifeSaver Presentation

PEMBROKE PINES CHARTER SCHOOL

CENTRAL CAMPUS

PEMBROKE PINES, FLORIDA 33026

JUNE 5, 2012

 

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Operation LifeSaver Presentation

CAREER & SAFETY DAY

FULFORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

16140 SW 18 AVENUE, NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FL 33162 MAY 9, 2012

 

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Operation LifeSaver Presentation

DAN MARINO FOUNDATION

OPEN DOORS PROGRAM

FEBRUARY 2, 2012

 

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PICTURES OF Operation LifeSaver Presentations

 

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Operation LiFesaver end

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  

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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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.