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The Edwards Motor Car season has ended. See you 2017.
Get ready for the Harvest Train, October 15-16, 22-23
We have lost another one of our own. Ron Dunlop died on Monday, September 19. It was a shock to most of us because he was with us two weeks ago on the Labor Day steam up. He even put up a picture of himself as engineer of the Glenbrook on Facebook. He was passionate about life whether he was flying his plane, racing his cars, or being on the crew of the steam trains. He shared his love of trains with his daughter, Kyla and son, Kenny and went so far as to bring them with him to the Motorman Class to learn railroad safety and how to drive the Edwards Motor Car. He was a enthsiastic crew member, fantastic friend, and just a great guy to be around. Our condolences go to his family. We will miss him.
From Memorial Day, May 30, 2016 to Labor Day September 5, 2016, active duty personnel will have free admission to the Nevada State Railroad Museum. We are participating with the Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense. The free admission program is available to any bearer of a Geneva Convention common access card (CAC), a DD Form 1173 ID card (dependent ID), or a DD Form 1173-1 ID card, which includes active duty U.S. military - Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, as well as members of the National Guard and Reserve, U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, NOAA Commissioned Corps - and up to five family members. Train fares and special events featuring all- inclusive pricing are not included in the Blue Star Museums offer. Please call the Museum at (775) 687-6953 for information.
Open Thursday through Monday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Except New Year's Day & Christmas)
Admission: Adults: $6.00, Children (under 18): Free, Friends of the Museum: Free
Friends of the Nevada State Railroad Museum,PO Box 1330, Carson City, NV 89702, Contact: Barry Simcoe, President, at 775-379-1353 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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