GLT Datebook: Trains in the Heartland | WGLT

GLT Datebook: Trains in the Heartland

Apr 1, 2017

You can find a world of model trains at Heartland Community College with the annual Trains in the Heartland Event.

  • Heartland Community College teams up with N-Scale of Bloomington-Normal to host this event, Saturday, April 8th from from 10 AM to 4 PM and Sunday the 9th from 11 AM to 3 PM in the Astroth Community Center.
  • A variety of model train scales will be on display.  There will be ten different train layouts.
  • There's also presentations from speakers who will address historical topics, such as a look at small town train stations.
  • The Bloomington Interurban rail is the focus of another presentation, which includes rare photographs from the 1930's. 
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