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FIRST DIVISION

Pacific Northwest Region
National Model Railroad Association

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Where is the First Division?

East Boundary: East borders of Crook and Deschutes counties and the Eastern border of Klamath county.
North Boundary: North borders of Lincoln, Benton, Linn, Deschutes and Crook counties
South Boundary: South borders of Crook and Deschutes counties and the Oregon/California border.
West Boundary: Pacific Ocean

What Do We Do?

The First Division supports model railroading in the Pacific Northwest. We are dedicated to all scales of model railroading and promoting the hobby.


First Division
Officers

Superintendent
Rich Pitter
richpitter@aol.com

Assistant Superintendent
Christopher Jones
LLLandCIJ@aol.com

Paymaster
Elaine Creuger
elainecrueger@gmail.com

Chief Clerk
Nick Lehrbach
lehrbach@rosenet.net

First Division
Board Members

Jim Van Delden
genjvan@msn.com 

Nick Lehrbach
lehrbach@rosenet.net

Jim Crueger
jim.crueger@gmail.com

Christopher Jones
LLLandCIJ@aol.com

Charlie Hutto
charliehutto@hotmail.com

Committee
Chairs

Achievement Program Chair
Jeroen Garritsen
jingyee.jeroen@gmail.com

Education Chair
Rich Pitter
richpitter@aol.com

Favorite Model Contest Chair
Christopher Jones
LLLandCIJ@aol.com

Audio/Visual Support Chair
Ed Schaenzer, MMR
eschaenzer2@charter.net

Brakeman's Rag Editor
Rich Pitter

richpitter@aol.com

Webmaster
Charlie Hutto
charliehutto@hotmail.com

Membership Chair
Open

Office Manager
Jim Van Delden
genjvan@msn.com


Contact AP Evaluator

Division 1 Business

Brakeman's Rag Archive

Model Railroad Clubs
in the Division

Upcoming Events
of Interest

NMRA Links


Previous Division One Clinic Handouts


Upcoming Mini-Meets

Spring 2019 Mini-Meet
The Spring 2019 Mini-Meet is will take place in Myrtle Point on May 4 at the Coos County Fairgrounds.  Doors open at 9am with coffee and donuts provided, and the meet begins at 10am.  We will discuss the 2020 PNR Convention, and a tree building make-and-take clinic will be provided by Coastmans Scenic Products.  Local layouts will be available for viewing.  A model contest will be held, and members may bring model railroad items for salem (bring tables for sales).  Lunch items will be available for purchase at the mini-meet, and a First Division Board Meeting, which is open to all members, will be held during lunch.  Contact Christopher Jones (LLLandCIJ@aol.com) with any questions.

Summer 2019 Mini-Meet
The Summer 2019 Mini-Meet willtake place in Eugene on August 3.  We will meet at the Gainsborough community clubhouse, 2555 Lansdown Rd.  Doors open at 9am with coffee and donuts, program begins at 10am.  A make-and-take workshop is planned.  We will present the progress of the upcoming PNR Convention that First Division will host in 2020.  Several clinics are planned, a model contest will be held, and members may bring model railroad items for sale (bring tables for sales).  Lunch items will be available for purchase at the mini-meet, and a First Division Board Meeting, which is open to all members, will be held during lunch.  Contact Rich Pitter (richpitter@aol.com) with any additional questions.

Fall 2019 Mini-Meet
More information later.


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