PLantation Historical museum PART 2

February 18, 2017 - october 7, 2017

transportation exhibit

PLantation Historical museum

511 fig tree lane

plantation, florida 33317

954-797-2722

PLantation Historical museum

tuesday, october 10, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017  (L-R)  John Michna, Bob Balog, Tom Rottenberg, Joe Parisini, Paul Gehring, Ken Sargeant taking a break after loading the trailer with the "G" Scale Layout at the Plantation Historical Museum. Other members at the Museum today were: John Feeney, Lauren Bhaggan (8)

See (PLANTATION HISTORICAL MUSEUM FEBRUARY 18, 2017 - OCTOBER 7, 2017) Part 1 & Part 2

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The florida citrus model train society

"last day celebration"

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saturday, october 7, 2017

Saturday, October 7, 2017  (L-R) Cathy Feeney, John Feeney (Curator, Plantation Historical Museum, Ken Sargeant (President, Florida Citrus Model Train Society), Saralyn Sargeant. Ken is cutting the "Thank You" cake presented from the "Plantation Historical Museum" and "Plantation Historical Society" members for our Model Train Display at their "Transportation Exhibit". Other FCMTS members assisting at the Museum today were: Joe Parisini, Bill Nielsen, Diane Neilsen, Tom Rottenberg, Bob Balog, Rick Compton, Bob Brown, Debbie Brown, Luis Figueroa, Paul Gehring, Lauren Bhaggan, Joe Pisciotti, Princess (the Service Dog), Frank Atanasio, Joe Motes, Gary Hendrickson, Mary Romero (21) See (PLANTATION HISTORICAL MUSEUM FEBRUARY 18, 2017 - OCTOBER 7, 2017) Part 1 & Part 2

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friday, october 6, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017  Students from "American Heritage School" standing by the Florida Citrus Model Train Society "O" Scale Layout at the Plantation Historical Museum. Other members assisting at the Museum today were: Ken Sargeant, Saralyn Sargeant, Nick Mekich, John Faso, Tom Rottenberg, Joe Pisciotti, John Feeney, Lauren Bhaggan, Bob Balog, Bill Nielse, John Michna (11) Our Last day at the museum is Saturday, October 7, 2017.

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thursday, october 5, 2017

Thursday, October 5, 2017  (L-R)  Lenny Victor, Bob Balog, John Faso, Bill Nielsen, Joe Motes, Joe Pisciotti, Joe Parisini, John Michna having lunch and getting ready to play our last "Trivia Game" at the Plantation Historical Museum. Other members at the Museum today were: Ken Sargeant, Don Kneuer, Steven Kneuer, Greg Baird, Paul Gehring, Frank Atanasio, John Feeney, Lauren Bhaggan (16) Our Last day at the museum is Saturday, October 7, 2017.

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tuesday, october 3, 2017

Tuesday, October 3, 2017  Rick Compton standing inside the "G" Scale Layout displaying some of the many "Scratch Built" buildings he has constructed. The display can be seen at the Plantation Historical Museum. Other members working at the Plantation Historical Museum today were: Ken Sargeant, Bill Tessar, Bill Nielsen, Don Kneuer, Steven Kneuer, John Michna, Bob Balog (8) This is our last week at the museum. Our last day is October 7, 2017.

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saturday, september 30, 2017

Saturday, September  30, 2017 Don Kneuer operating his long "Coal Train" on the "0" Scale Layout at the Plantation Historical Museum. Other members working today were: Ken Sargeant, Joe Parisini, Bill Nielsen, Joe Pisciotti, "Princess" (The Service Dog), Rick Compton, Lauren Bhaggan, Joe Motes (10)

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saturday, september 23, 2017

Saturday, September  23, 2017 Members working at the Plantation Historical Museum today were: (L-R) Ken Sargeant, Joe Parisini, Bill Nielsen, Dan McMurtrie, Joe Pisciotti, "Princess" (The service Dog), Rick Compton. Others assisting were: Saralyn Sargeant, Barry Favre, John Faso (10)

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tuesday, september 19, 2017

Tuesday, September  19, 2017 Members working at the Plantation Historical Museum today were: (L-R) John Faso, Ken Sargeant, John Michna, John Feeney, Bill Tessar. Others assisting were: Bob Balog, Joe Parisini (7)

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saturday, september 2, 2017

Saturday, September  2, 2017 Members working at the Plantation Historical Museum today were: (L-R) Don Kneuer, Bill Nielsen, Lusb Figueroa, Joe Pisciotti, Joe Motes, Ken Sargeant, Paul Gehring. Others assisting were:

Frank Atanasio, Gary Hendrickson (9)

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thursday, august 31, 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017 Members working at the Plantation Historical Museum today were: (L-R) John Feeney, Bill Nielsen, Bill Tessar, John Michna, Joe Pisciotti, Joe Parisini, Tom Rottenberg, Saralyn Sargeant, Ken Sargeant. Others assisting were: Don Kneuer, Steven Kneuer, Greg Baird, "Princess" (the Service Dog) (13)

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friday, august 25, 2017

Friday, August 25, 2017 Members working at the Plantation Historical Museum during a day long "Thunderstorm" were: (L-R sitting) Joe Parisini, Bill Tessar, John Michna, Ken Sargeant (L-R standing) Nick Mekich, Dan McMurtrie, Bill Neilsen, Ed Nelson. Others assisting today were: Hal Kushman, Joe Pisciotti, Princess (the Service Dog), Bob Balog, John Faso (12)

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tuesday, august 22, 2017

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 (L-R) Ken Sargeant, Bill Nielsen, Don Kneuer, Joe Pisciotti, Luis Figueroa, Joe Parisini, Joe Motes, Ed Nelsen, Paul Gehring, Steven Kneuer at the Plantation Historical Museum having lunch. Other members taking part today were: John Michna, John Faso, Hal Kushman, Rick Compton and "Princess" (the Service Dog) (14)

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saturday, august 19, 2017

Saturday, August 18, 2017 (L-R) Ken Sargeant, John Michna, Paul Gehring, Stan Freihofer, Luis Figueroa, Joe Pisciotti, Princess (the Service Dog), John Faso, Stanley Freihofer, Frank Atanasio at the Pantation Historical Museum late on a Saturday afternoon. Other members taking part today were: David Mikelson, Bill Nielsen, John Faso, Joe Parisini (12)

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friday, august 18, 2017

Friday, August 18, 2017 (L-R)  Dan McMurtrie, Joe Parisini, Joe Pisciotti, Rick Compton, Luis Figueroa, Bill Nielsen, Ed Nelson, Ken Sargeant at the Plantation Historical Museum. Other members participating today were: Ed Hernandez, Peter Colussy, John Faso, Paul Gehring (12)

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thursday, august 17, 2017

Thursday, August 17, 2017 (L-R)  Joe Pisciotti, Rick Compton, Bill Nielsen, Saralyn, Kaiden, Kylie, Ken Sargeant, John Michna, Ed Nelson at the Plantation Historical Museum sitting between the "O", "HO", "G" Scale Layouts on a busy afternoon. Other members participating today were: Frank Atanasio and Louis Figueroa (11)

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tuesday, august 15, 2017

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 PM (L-R)  Joe Motes, Joe Parisini, Paul Gehring, John Michna, Ed Nelson sitting at the table between the "O" Scale & "G" Scale Layouts at the Plantastion Historical Museum. Other members working at the Museum today were: Ken Sargeant, Bill Tessar, John Feeney, Greg Baird, Rick Compton, Bill Nielsen, Joe Pisciotti (12)

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saturday, august 12, 2017

Saturday, August 12, 2017 PM (L-R) Bob Brown, Ken Sargeant, Saralyn Sargeant at the end of the day on a Satuerday afternoon at the Plantastion Historical Museum. Other members working at the Museum today were: Joe Parisini, Don Kneuer, Paul Gehring, Joe Pisciotti, Luis Figueroa, Jack Finnell, Tom Rottenberg, Peter Rottenberg (11)

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thursday, august 10, 2017

Thursday, August 10, 2017 PM Dr. Ken Sargeant giving an "Operation LifeSaver" presentation to "Miami Job Corps" of Miami, Florida at the Plantation Historical Museum. Members working at the Museum were: Ken Sargeant, Bill Tessar, Don Kneuer, Steven Kneuer, Greg Baird, Bill Nielsen, Joe Motes, John Feeney, John Michna, Bob Balog, Paul Gehrling, Frank Atanasio, Rick Compton, Joe Pisciotti (14)

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tuesday, august 8, 2017

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 (L-R)  Frank Atanasio, Paul Gehring, Rick Compton at the Plantation Historical Museum. Rick is working on a scratch built "Church" to be displayed on the "G" Scale Layout. Other members working at the Museum today were: Ken Sargeant, Bill Tessar,  Bill Nielsen, Joe Parisini, John Feeney, Tom Rottenberg, John Faso, Joe Pisciotti, Luis Figueroa (12)

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"operation lifesaver presentation"

thursday, august 3, 2017

Thursday, August 3, 2017  Dr. Ken Sargeant gave an "Operation LifeSaver" presentation to "Nee's Kung-Fu Summer Camp" of Cooper City, Florida at the Plantation Historical Museum. Members of the Florida Citrus Model Train Society participating today were: Ken Sargeant, Bill Tessar, Joe Motes, John Feeney, John Michna, Rick Compton, Frank Atanasio (7)

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tuesday, august 1, 2017

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 (L-R)  Ken Sargeant, Rick Compton, Bill Tessar at the end of a "Rainy Tuesday" siting in front of the "G" Scale Layout. Other members working at the Plantation Historical Museum were: Tom Rottenberg, John Michna, Bill Nielsen, Bob Balog, John Faso, John Feeney (9)

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saturday, july 29, 2017

Saturday, July 29, 2017 (L-R)   Frank Atanasio, Bob Brown, John Michna, Gary Hendrickson, Ken Sargeant, Bill Nielsen, Rick Compton standing by the "G" Scale Layout at the Plantation Historical Museum late on Saturday afternoon. Other members taking part today were: Saralyn Sargeant, Nick Mekich (9)

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Friday, july 28, 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017  Ken Sargeant standing by the Florida Citrus Model Train Society "G" Scale Layout at the Plantation Historical Museum. Members attending today were: Ken Sargeant, Saralyn Sargeant, Bill Tessar, Nick Mekich, Bill Nielsen, John Faso, John Michna, Hal Kushman, Joe Pisciotti, Rick Compton, John Feeney (11)

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thursday, july 27, 2017

Thursday, July 27, 2017  Special Guests at the Plantation Historical Museum enjoying the Florida Citrus Model Train Society Display. Members attending today were: Ken Sargeant, Bill Nielsen, John Faso, John Michna, John Feeney, Rick Compton, Frank Atanasio (7)

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"operation lifesaver presentation"

thursday, july 20, 2017

Thursday, July 20, 2017  Students watching "Tracks Are For Trains" just before Dr. Ken Sargeant gave an "Operation LifeSaver" Presentation to "Universal Titan Taekwondo" of Sunrise, Florida at the Plantation Historical Museum. The eleven members of the Florida Citrus Model Train Society that participated today were: Ken Sargeant, Saralyn Sargeant, Bill Tessar, Joe Motes, Greg Baird, Bill Nielsen, John Michna, Frank Atanasdio, John Feeney, Bob Balog, John Faso (11)

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tuesday, july 18, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017  (L-R) Bill Nielsen, Tom Rottenberg, John Faso, Bob Balog, Paul Gehring, Joe Parisini, John Michna, Ken Sargeant, Bill Tessar during lunch at the Plantation Historical Museum. Other FCMTS members participating today were: Joe Pisciotti, Luis Figueroa, John Feeney (12)

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saturday, july 15, 2017

Saturday, July 15, 2017  (L-R) Bob Brown, Joe Parisini, Saralyn Sargeant, Ken Sargeant, Bill Nielsen, Peter Colussy, John Michna, Joe Motes at the end of a Saturday afternoon at the Plantation Historical Museum. Other FCMTS members participating today were: Don Kneuer, Nick Mekich, Bob Balog, John Faso, David McClain (13)

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friday, july 14, 2017

Friday, July 14, 2017  Young visitors with Operation LifeSaver materials at the Plantation Historical Museum. Florida Citrus Model Train Society Members that volunteered today were: Ken Sargeant, Saralyn Sargeant, Dan McMurtrie, Bill Nielsen, Nick Mekich, Joe Parisini, Tom Rottenberg, Don Kneuer, Steven Kneuer, Peter Colussy, Bill Tessar, Bob Balog, John Michna, Bob Brown, John Faso, Paul Gehring, Kevin Patterson, Paul Perotti, Frank Atanasio, Robert Feeney, Cathy Feeney, John Feeney (22)

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"operation lifesaver presentation"

thursday, july 13, 2017

Thursday, July 13, 2017  Dr. Ken Sargeant giving an "Operation LifeSaver Presentation to the "World of Learning" of Sunrise and later "Dickinson Acadeny" of Sunrise, Florida Summer Camps at the Plantation Historical Museum. Twelve members of the Florida Citrus Model Train Society participated in todays event. Those members were:  Ken Sargeant, Saralyn Sargeant, Tom Rottenberg, Greg Baird, Bill Nielsen, Kevin Patterson, John Michna, Joe Parisini, John Feeney, Robert Feeney, Dan McMurtrie, Frank Atanasio (12) See (OPERATION LIFESAVER)

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friday, july 7, 2017

Friday, July 7, 2017  (L-R)  Frank Atanasio, John Michna, Bill Tessar, Ken Sargeant, Nick Mekich, Saralyn Sargeant, Joe Parisini at the Plantation Historical Museum on a Friday afternoon. Today a lot of work was done on the "G" Scale Layout with electrical lines run and LED lighting installed in buildings.

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thursday, july 6, 2017

Thursday, July 6, 2017  (L-R)  Ken Sargeant, Tom Rottenberg, Bill Nielsen, Bill Tessar, Dan McMurtrie, Barry Favre, Joe Parisini relaxing after working on the "G" Scale Layout and entertaining guests at the Plantation Historical Museum. Other members taking part were: Frank Atanasio, Joe Pisciotti, John Michna, John Feeney (11)

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saturday, july 1, 2017

Saturday, July 1, 2017  (L-R)  Frank Atanasio, Joe Pisciotti, Jack Finnell, Peter Colussy, Joe Parisini, Ken Sargeant (on the table "Princess" the Service Dog) at the Plantation Historical Museum relaxing late on a Saturday afternoon just before closing time. Other members at the museum today were: Saralyn Sargeant, David McClain, Fred Adler, John Faso (10)

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friday, june 30, 2017

Friday, June 30, 2017  (L-R) Joe Pisciotti, John Faso, Ken Sargeant at the Plantation Historical Museum working on an electrical problem with the smoking unit for the "Burning Buildings" on the "HO" Layout. Other members taking part at the museum today were: Bill Tessar, Tom Rottenberg, Bill Nielsen, John Michna, Dan McMurtrie, Paul Gehring, John Faso, Bob Balog (10)

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thursday, june 29, 2017

Thursday, June 29, 2017  (L-R) Frank Atanasio, John Feeney, Bill Tessar, Dan McMurtrie, Bill Nielsen, Joe Parisini, Ken Sargeant, (present but not in Picture, Barry Favre, John Michna) (9) at the Plantation Historical Museum on a hot and rainy afternoon. Did a Operation LifeSaver presentation to the Taekwondo Karate Summer Camp from Sunrise, Florida  See (OPERATION LIFESAVER)

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tuesday, june 27, 2017

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 Young guest and Dad visiting the Florida Citrus Model Train Society Display at the Plantation Historical Museum. Members working at the museum today were: Ken Sargeant, Tom Rottenberg, Bill Tessar, Joe Parisini, Peter Colussy, Don Kneuer, Steven Kneuer, Bill Nielsen, Paul Gehring, John Michna, Dan McMurtrie, John Feeney (12)   

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saturday, june 24, 2017

Saturday, June 24, 2017  Florida Citrus Model Train Society member David McClain visiting us using his "New Wheelchair" with our "Newest" member Jack Finnell standing beside David by the "O" Scale Layout. Members working at the Plantation Historical Museum today were: Ken Sargeant, David Mikelson, Joe Pisciotti, Jack Finnell, Don Kneuer, Bill Nielsen, John Faso, Nick Mekich, Peter Colussy, David McClain, Luis Figueroa (11)  

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"operation lifesaver presentation"

thursday, june 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017  Dr. Ken Sargeant giving an "Operation LifeSaver Presentation" to the "Jim Ward Community Summer Camp" of Plantation, Florida at the Plantation Historical Museum. Nine members of the Florida Citrus Model Train Society participated in the event. Those members were: Ken Sargeant, Bill Tessar, Bill Nielsen, Joe Parisini, Kieve Uhrlich, Joe Motes, Nick Mekich, John Feeney, Joe Pisciotti (9)   See (OPERATION LIFESAVER)

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"operation lifesaver presentation"

tuesday, june 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017  Dr. Ken Sargeant giving an "Operation LifeSaver Presentation" to "Tutor Time Learning Center" of Plantation, Florida at the Plantation Historical Museum. Nine members of the Florida Citrus Model Train Society participated in the event. Those members taking part were Dr. Ken Sargeant, Bill Tessar, Bill Nielsen, Dan McMurtrie, Joe Parisini, Kieve Uhrlich, David Mikelson, John Faso, John Feeney (9) Students were given Activity Book, Coloring Book, Key Ring, Book Marks, Crayons, Pencils complements of Florida Operation LifeSaver. See (OPERATION LIFESAVER)

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friday, june 16, 2017

Friday, June 16, 2017  Florida Citrus Model Train Society Members (L-R) Nick Mekich, Joe Pisciotti, John Faso, Bob Brown, Bill Neilsen, Joe Parisini, Ken Sargeant relaxing at the Plantation Historical Museum at the end of a busy Friday. Also participating today were: Bill Tessar, Kyle Perry, Dan McMurrtrie, Linda McMurtrie, Bob Balog, Rick Compton (12)
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monday, june 12, 2017

Monday, June 12, 2017  Jon Axler (Plantation Historical Museum Staff Member) dressed as an "American Cowboy" standing in front of the "O" Scale Layout. Florida Citrus Model Train Society Members Bill Neilsen, Debbie Tessar, Saralyn Sargeant, Ken Sargeant, Joe Parisini, John Michna, Lenny Victor, Peter Colussy, Joe Pisciotti, Bill Tessar (10) also participated with the Library and Museum "Kicking Off" their "Summer Reading Program". The event was an special evening activity from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM. All parents and children enjoyed the outing.
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saturday, june 3, 2017

Saturday, June 3, 2017   "The Northsea Explorer" which was Rebuilt and on Display Courtesy of Florida Citrus Model Train Society member Joe Parisini. Other members working today at the Plantation Histoical Museum were: Frank Atanasio, Bill Tessar, Dan McMurtrie, Joe Pisciotti, Bill Nielsen, Ken Sargeant, Don Kneuer, Paul Gehring, Luis Figueroa, Barry Fare, "Princess" The Service Dog (11)

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saturday, june 3, 2017

Saturday, June 3, 2017  (L-R) Frank Atanasio, Bill Tessar, Dan McMurtrie, Joe Pisciotti, Bill Nielsen, Joe Parisini, Ken Sargeant late on a stormy Saturday afternoon at the Plantation Historical Museum. Others working at the Museum today were: Don Kneuer, Paul Gehring, Luis Figueroa, Barry Fare, "Princess" The Service Dog (11)

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thursday, june 1, 2017

Thursday, June 1, 2017  Florida Citrus Model Train Society Members relaxing at the end of the day after working at the Plantation Historical Museum (L-R) Bill Nielsen, Frank Atanasio, Ken Sargeant, John Feeney, Dan McMurtrie, Tom Rottenberg, Joe Motes, Others working at the Museum today were: Bob Balog, John Michna (9)

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thursday, may 25, 2017

Thursday, May 25, 2017 (Right) Dan McMurtrie "Welcomes" students from South Plantation High School while teacher Sherri Wallace (purple dress) observes the introduction by the "HO" Layout at the Plantation Historical Museum. Other members in attendance today were: Ken Sargeant, John Feeney, Tom Rottenberg, Bill Nielsen, Dan McMurtrie, Bill Tessar, John Michna, Joe Pisciotti, Barry Favre, Joe Parisini, John Faso (11) Students from Plantation High School also participated in this activity. See (PLANTATION HISTORICAL MUSEUM FEBRUARY 18, 2017 - OCTOBER 7, 2017) 

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saturday, may 20, 2017

Saturday, May 20, 2017 (L-R)  Joe Pisciotti, Cathy Pisciotti standing by his three sections of the "HO" Layout at the Plantation Historical Museum. Other members in attendance today were: Ken Sargeant, Bill Nielsen, John Faso, John Michna, Peter Colussy, Tom Rottenberg, John Leone, Jerri Leone, Wilson LeBron, Fred Adler, Joe Parisini, Nick Mekich, Luis Figueroa (15) See (PLANTATION HISTORICAL MUSEUM FEBRUARY 18, 2017 - OCTOBER 7, 2017) 

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friday, may 19, 2017

Friday, May 19, 2017 (L-R)  "Princess" the Service Dog, Joe Pisciotti, Joe Parisini working on an electrical problem on the "Fire Scene" on the "HO" Layout at the Plantation Historical Museum. Other members in attendance today were: Ken Sargeant, Bill Tessar, Bill Nielsen, John Faso, John Michna, Bob Balog, Bob Bown (9)     See (PLANTATION HISTORICAL MUSEUM FEBRUARY 18, 2017 - OCTOBER 7, 2017) 

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thursday, may 18, 2017

Thursday, May 18, 2017 (L-R)  Scott, Wendy, Paul Gehring, Joe Pisciotti, "Princess" the Service Dog by the "HO" Layout at the Plantation Historical Museum. Other members in attendance today were: Ken Sargeant, Bill Nielsen, Don Kneuer, Steven Kneuer, Greg Baird, John Faso Lou Kalliosis, George Miller (10)     See (PLANTATION HISTORICAL MUSEUM FEBRUARY 18, 2017 - OCTOBER 7, 2017) 

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to BE CONTINUED

FLORIDA CITRUS

MODEL TRAIN SOCIETY 

THE FLORIDA CITRUS

MODEL TRAIN SOCIETY 

IS A NON PROFIT

501 (3) (C) ORGANIZATION

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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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

The Florida Citrus Model Train Society Train

"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

DON GLASSER "HO" LAYOUT

March 14, 2014 Don Glasser with his "HO" Layout in his garage. See: DISPLAYS

BILL TESSAR "O" SCALE LAYOUT

February 28, 2014 (L-R) Bill Tessar, Tom Rottenberg, John Faso observing Bill Tessar's Model Train Display. See: DISPLAYS

DON KNEUER CHRISTMAS "G" SCALE LAYOUT

Nov. 29, 2012 Don Kneuer Christmas Holiday

"G" Scale Display in his front carport & yard.

See: DISPLAYS

PAUL GEHRING CHRISTMAS "O" SCALE LAYOUT

Nov. 30, 2012 Paul Gehring stands by his Christmas Layout in his garage. See: DISPLAYS

JOE PARISINI CHRISTMAS LAYOUT

Dec. 4, 2012 Joe Parisini stands by his Christmas Layout in his living room. See: DISPLAYS

JACK RUSSELL "G" SCALE GARDEN RAILWAY

December 11, 2012 (L-R) Tom Rottenberg, Paul Gehring, Tony Balano, David Mikelson, Ken Sargeant, Jack Russell. See: 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

MIRROR LAKE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATION

Dr. Ken Sargeant making Operation LifeSaver Presentation at Mirror Lake Elementary, Plantation, FL. See: OPERATION LIFESAVER

FREEDOMS FOUNDATION AT VALLEY FORGE BROWARTD COUNTY CHAPTER

OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATION

(L-R) Carol Cotton Vice President of Programs, Dr. Ken Sargeant at Operation LifeSaver Presentation for Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge Broward County Chapter at Coral Ridge Country Club in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

See: OPERATION LIFESAVER

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

CRESTVIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATION

Operation LifeSaver Presentation at Crestview Elementary School, Miami Gardens, Florida (L-R) Lourdes Evagelinos (Career Day Chairman), Adam Vega, Bill Tessar, Ken Sargeant.

See: OPERATION LIFESAVER

FULFORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATION

Operation LifeSaver Presentation at Fulford Elementary School, North Miami Beach, Florida. Ken Sargeant giving Presentation to students on Career Day. See: OPERATION LIFESAVER

FOX TRAIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATION

Operation LifeSaver Presentation at Fox Trail Elementary School, Davie, Florida. Ken Sargeant giving Presentation to students on Career Day. See: OPERATION LIFESAVER

PEMBROKE PINES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

CENTRAL CAMPUS

OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATION

Operation LifeSaver Presentation at Pembroke Pines Elementary School - Central Campus, Pembroke Pines, Florida.  Dr. Ken Sargeant and Bill Tesser presenting program to the third grade students on the last day of school.

See: OPERATION LIFESAVER

BOY SCOUT & CUB SCOUT SUMMER CAMP

OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATION

Boy Scout & Cub Scout Summer Camp Operation LifeSaver Presentation on June 12, 2013 at Tree Tops Park in Davie, Florida. The address 2900 SW 100 Avenue (Nob Hill Road), Davie, FL 33328. This is the second year we have presented our program to the scouts. Thanks to our Scoutmaster Tom Rottenberg for setting this up. Operating "G" Scale Model Railroad Trains were featured along with the presentations.

See: OPERATION LIFESAVER

RICK COMPTON DISPLAYS BATES HOTEL

August 13, 2013 Rick Compton proudly displays The Bates Hotel which he constructed and showed to The Florida Citrus Model Train Society members at Kristof's Kafe after our Tuesday Breakfast. See: "G" SCALE LAYOUT

PAUL GEHRING WORKING ON "G" SCALE LAYOUT

AT THE MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY & SCIENCE

August 19, 2013 First Day setting up "G" Scale Layout in the lobby of the Museum of Discovery & Science in Fort Lauderdale. Paul Gehring working on electrical work under the layout. Seems like Paul is having lots of fun. See: MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY & SCIENCE

GRAND OPENING OF THE GREAT DAYS OF RAIL TRAVEL ON THE FLORIDA EAST COAST RAILWAY

October 9, 2013 Broward County Main Library

5:30 - 7:30 PM Standing (L-R) Robert Ledoux,

Vice President & General Counsel (FEC), Don Robinson, President & CEO for "All Aboard Florida" the upcoming Miami - Orlando high speed rail passenger train service, Professor Seth H Bramson, FEC Historian, Dr. Ken Sargeant, President of The Florida Citrus Model Train Society and Operation LifeSaver presentor. See: MAIN LIBRARY

BROWARD COUNTY MAIN LIBRARY

April 4, 2014 (L-R) Ken Sargeant, John Faso standing in front of the FEC (Florida East Coast Railway) Display on the Second Floor of the Broward County Main Library. The Display was in place from October 1, 2013 to April 4, 2014. Trains were provided by Ken Sargeant and John Faso from their private collection. See: MAIN LIBRARY

The Mercedes Benz of Fort Lauderdale MAD for MODS Gala, the Sequel at the Museum of Discovery & Science, Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

November 16, 2013 (L-R) Joe Cytacki (Vice President of Programs, Life Sciences & Exhibits), Dr. Ken Sargeant (President of FCMTS) in front of the "G" Scale Layout. See: MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY & SCIENCE

"G" SCALE CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILROAD ENGINE NUMBER 5

January 9, 2014 "New" Paint Scheme & Lettering of the Canadian Pacific Railway 2-6-2 Steam Engine NO 5 done by Rick Compton. See: MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY & SCIENCE, or 

"G" SCALE LAYOUT

ROBERT FEENEY WITH TELEGRAPH DISPLAY

AT THE MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY & SCIENCE

January 26, 2014 Robert Feeney in a Florida East Coast Conductors Uniform telegraphing in the Main Lobby of the Museum of Discovery & Science. See: MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY & SCIENCE

SPECIAL TRAIN PROGAM FOR FIFTH GRADE BAYVIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL STUDENTS

TOUR OF THE RAILROAD DISPLAYS

OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATION

TELEGRAPH & MORSE CODE DEMONSTRATION

HENRY FLAGLER FAMILY HISTORY, AND LUNCH

March 17, 2014  (L-R) John Feeney as Henry Morrison Flagler, Cathy Feeney as Mrs. Flagler and Robert Feeney dressed in a Florida East Coast Conductors Uniform. The presentations were given at the Main Library in Fort Lauderdale. See: MAIN LIBRARY

THE FLORIDA CITRUS MODEL TRAIN SOCIETY

CITGO TRUCK WITH L.E.D. LIGHTS

April 4, 2014 John Michna installed L.E.D. lights in the CITGO tanker. See: "G" SCALE LAYOUT.

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.