Trainfest scheduled for September
The Hagerstown Model Railroad Museum will host a Trainfest (Model Train Sale) three times a year to promote the hobby and to raise funds to continue the restoration of the historic Antietam Station located at 17230 Shepherdstown Pike, Sharpsburg, Md.
The next Trainfest is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 14 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Washington County Ag Center, 7313 Sharpsburg Pike, Sharpsburg, Md. Admission cost is $4 for adults and those 12 and under are free.
The Hagerstown Model Railroad Museum is a nonprofit organization incorporated in 1937 and is active in promoting the hobby to the general public. The HMRRM was formed as a charitable, educational, literary, historical, scientific and technological society and museum to promote to the public the historical, cultural and economic importance of railroading to Hagerstown and the surrounding communities.
For more information about the Trainfest, email Hmrrm@myactv.net or phone 301-800-9829. Visit www.antietamstation.com.