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Jun 28th 2014

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Silver Rails Model Train Show Oct 18th 2014

Time flies when you are having fun and I am amazed that this upcoming show is our fifth year.
The American Passenger Rail Heritage Foundation (APRHF), a non-profit 501c-3 …

Preparations Underway for 2014 Trails & Rails

Even though the upcoming summer season of the APRHF-sponsored Trails & Rails program between Chicago, Illinois and La Plata, Missouri doesn’t officially start up …

Silver Rails Gallery and Event Center Combo 2014 Update!!!

Whew!! The end of phase one of a very long project is now complete. The APRHF has decided to move the Silver Rails Gallery and Memorial Library over to the Silver Rails Event …

Hey Dennis can you hand me the pliers????

Many folks do a lot of different things for New Years Eve. We had fun in the evening but APRHF member Dennis Warrick came to La Plata to bring in the New Year. He also asked …

Our First Conductor Membership December 2013

Congratulations to Robert and Kandace Tabern for acheiving their Condutor status with the APRHF.  A conductor membership is acheived via a donation equaling a thousand …

NRHS Convention 2014 in Alco Country.

If you like Alco’s and passenger trains then this convention is for you. No doubt the Arkansas and Missouri Railroad will put on a great experience and show for all …

All Aboard to See Santa 2013

The Amtrak Station in LaPlata, Missouri was buzzing with excitement as kids young and old drank Hot Chocolate, ate cookies and watched the models trains run. They also …

Join us… Final Trails & Rails Trip of the Year! December 26-27, 2013

If you’re looking for something to do with the kids on the cold days after Christmas… why not consider riding with the APRHF-sponsored Trails & Rails program …

Santa is Coming to La Plata, Missouri by train.

For the first time ever Santa is going to visit La Plata via Amtrak. It will be a fun time for all. Below is the press release:
 
Woo Woo! Hey, I hear the train coming. …

Applications Being Accepted for APRHF Trails & Rails 2014 Season (Deadline is November 14, 2013)

Looking to be part of something special? Then you may wish to consider applying to be a volunteer with the APRHF-sponsored Trails & Rails program on the Southwest Chief …