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Over 50 years of good will and friendship, 1964-2017!  Meetings held 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm, the 2nd Wednesday of each month, September through June. Chapter picnic is in August, no meetings July and August.  Guests welcomed.  

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March 14th meeting of the Champlain Valley Chapter CANCELLED
Due to the storm which is forecast to last throughout the day, the meeting of the Champlain Valley Chapter-NRHS is cancelled. The program will be rescheduled for another meeting.
    - Submitted: Wednesday, March 14th [more ...]

Williston Library Reopens
Repaair to the Williston library have been made and it is scheduled to reopen January 17th at 10:00 AM. Click on "More" for additional information.
    - Submitted: Tuesday, January 16th [more ...]

New Portageville Bridge Opens for Norfolk Southern
Norfolk Southern begins running trains over new Portageville Bridge, expanding economic opportuni
    - Submitted: Sunday, December 17th [more ...]

December 13 Champlain Valley Chapter meeting CANCELLED.
Due to the forecasted winter storm warnings and hazardous road conditions, the meeting scheduled for Wednesday, December 13th has been cancelled. The presentation scheduled for the meeting will be presented at the February 2018 meeting.
    - Submitted: Tuesday, December 12th [more ...]

2017 Winooski Train Show
Dec 2, 2017 at the Winooski Educational Center from 10:00 to 3:00
    - Submitted: Tuesday, September 26th [more ...]

Commuter Rail May Be Coming Back to Vermont
David Blittersdorf has put millions of dollars into a plan to bring commuter train service back to Vermont, and the new service could begin as early as next year.
    - Submitted: Wednesday, July 19th [more ...]

Live Webcams- A new section on the website.
Links to a number of live webcams have been added to the website for your viewing. Check out the "Railroad Webcams" section on the bar to the left.
    - Submitted: Tuesday, June 27th [more ...]

CVC May auction nets over $1500
The annual Champlain Valley Chapter auction took in over $1500, due to the generous donation of items brought in by our members. An extremely large collection of books was donated by the Carol Merrill family, and our gratitude goes out to them.
    - Submitted: Wednesday, May 24th [more ...]

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Upcoming Events
April, 2018
Sun 8th, "Rails Along the Mohawk"- Train Show
Wed 11th, Champlain Valley Chapter- Monthly Membership Meeting
Sun 15th, Upper Valley Model RR Show
Sat 28th, Rutland Railroad Historical Society Annual Convention
May, 2018
Wed 9th, Champlain Valley Chapter- Annual Auction
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