Hello everyone in the NMRA from Erie and Niagara Counties. So what is this is a place? It is a place for you to find copies of our newsletters, directions to events and event notices, as well as other things that we might want to share. This website is the home of the Western New York Division of the National Model Railroad Association. Our goal is to promote the Model Railroad Hobby in Western New York.

Latest News

May 2021 WNY Division Meeting

Here is the link to our May 2021 WNY Division Meeting.

May 2021 WNY Division Meeting

Western New York Layout Tours

Frank Pastore, our Assistant Superintendent, has scheduled his Non-NMRA Western New York Layout Tours for Oct 23th and 24th. All are welcome. Frank thinks there maybe over thirty layouts this year. More updates are coming, but mark your calendar.

National Association of S Gaugers Convention

The National Association of S Gaugers Convention has been postponed until August of 2022. Watch for updates on this website. If you have any questions, please contact Ron Kemp, our Chief Clerk, for details. 

Annual WNY Division Picnic

WNY Division PicnicThis year, the Western NY Division picnic will be held on Saturday, July 24, 2021, at the Mud Creek Central Railroad located at 7349 Tonawanda Creek Road, Lockport, NY 14094. Approximate arrival time 10/11 am. Cooking will start at approximately noon. The division will be providing hot dogs, hamburgers, sausage, rolls, condiments, paper plates, and napkins for a nominal fee of $5 per person. You may wish to bring a side dish to pass, snacks or dessert. Please bring your beverages and chairs. Any NMRA member is welcome, including the Lakeshores Division, Division 12 from Erie, PA., and the ID Division members and family. The Mud Creek members will offer rides on their 7 1/4” railroad at $5 for two rides, or you can donate to their organization. The Club has 22 acres of land, including a clubhouse, machine shop, and ample parking. Andy and I will be taking a headcount on how many members will be attending. Spouses and guests are welcome. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me. Frank Pastore Picnic Chairman H 716-694-9024C 716-909-6898frankcpastore@yahoo.com