We welcome all people interested in model railroading. Please visit us whenever you are in the Puget Sound region. And if you are a model railroader living near here, we invite you to Join Us Now!
The 4th Division is proud to have hosted two of the Pacific Northwest Region’s Conventions in 2010 and 2014, plus the 2004 National Model Railroad Association’s National Convention, Puget Sound Express.
2018 Pacific Northwest Region (PNR) Convention – Stumptown Express (PNR 2018)
Registration is now open for the 2018 NMRA Pacific Northwest Region Convention, which will be held in Portland, OR, May 30 – June 2, 2018. Click here to visit the PNR 2018 web page (or select PNR Regional Convention under the Clinics and Meets main menu on this web site).
Clinic presentations for PNR 2018 are being solicited – please contact Charlie Comstock at email@example.com if you would like to present a clinic at the convention.
4th Division Spring Meet
The 2017 4D Spring Meet is scheduled for April 15th at the Bellevue Sheraton. Please click here to view the Spring Meet page for additional details, as well as view information from the 2016 Spring Meet.
Pacific Science Center Model Train Show
Every year we host the Pacific Science Center Model Train Show. Add next year’s show to your calendar: it’s always held over the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. weekend at the Pacific Science Center in Seattle. The 2018 show will be held on Jan 13-15.
Grab Iron Digital Newsletter
The 4th Division Grab Iron digital newsletter is our primary day-to-day notification mechanism. It is updated often and e-mail newsletters with links to Grab Iron posts are sent frequently. The Grab Iron editor can be contacted by e-mail (for phone number see the Contact Us page).
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Calendar of Events
There are many clinics, train shows, modeling meets, museum activities, and other events throughout the 4th Division. To see a calendar of upcoming 4th Division events, click here.