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 NMRA - 2007 MER Convention


The National Model Railroad Association's Mid-Eastern Region will hold its 2007 Annual Convention on October 18-21, 2007, at the Kirkley Hotel and Conference Center in Lynchburg, Virginia. The convention will be hosted by the MER's James River Division.

If you're traveling to the convention, learn about available accommodations in the Lynchburg area.

what's new?

October 10, 2007:

  • Pre-registration by mail: The cut-off is Saturday, October 13. If you haven't pre-registered by mail by that date, then register at the hotel beginning Thursday, October 18, at 6:30 PM.
  • Two estates will be placing a large number of items in both the White Elephant Sale (over 100 from one estate alone) and in the Live Auction. Check them out in the Liberty Room.
  • Friday Night Operations Callboard (both 802 and 803 on the registration form) are sold out.

September 26, 2007:

  • The non-rail tours to Charlottesville and in Lynchburg have been cancelled. The Roanoke rail tour will run and has some seats available on a first-come basis based on when your registration is received.


Questions or feedback? Contact MER President Clint Hyde by email at:

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