Clipper City Model Railroad Club with a variety of model trains

Clipper City Model RR Club - Manitowoc, Wi.

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Message from the President

 Welcome to the Clipper City Model Railroad Clubs web page.  Our club started back in 1960 and has grown to be one of the best clubs in Wisconsin.  I am proud and honored to be president of a club that is progressive, talented and outright fun.  We have members of all ages and with differing talents aimed at presenting model railroading and railroad history to the public and helping to maintain railroad history.  Stop in and see our displays in N, HO, S, O and G scales.  Or even better, become a member and help us move forward.
 

James J. Chadek

 

Club's Mission Statement


  • Celebrate America's great railroad heritage with emphasis  on our local area.
  • Educate both children and adults regarding what railroads  do, how they operate, and the many technologies involved.
  • Demonstrate the various skills involved in model railroading      and assist interested individuals in getting started in the hobby. 

General Information

The CLIPPER CITY MODEL RAILROAD CLUB started in 1960 and is located at the Manitowoc County Expo grounds Manitowoc, Wisconsin.   

We are a 501 c3 not for profit organization.  Our club house contains HO, N, G, S and O scale layouts,  a railroad historical display room, and a workshop for our members.   

The club's objectives are very simple.  To promote railroad history, model railroading and fellowship.   The club is governed by a board of directors and officers whom administer our constitution, by-laws and rules.   

New members are always welcome.  

Membership meetings are held the first Thursday of each month in the Club building at 6:30 pm.   If you are interested in joining please stop at our monthly meeting.  We welcome visitors and potential new members.  General public open houses are held several times during the year.   Watch this web site, local newspapers or Facebook (clipper city model railroad club) for information on dates / times. 

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