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The programs of DCNRHS are designed to teach and share information about railroading, past and present. Our programs unless otherwise noted are free and open to the public.  Many programs consistent of speakers presenting a topic with audio/visual aids such as pictures, videos, or slides. As of 2020 some of our programs are presented on-line and available via our YouTube Channel.
December 18, 2020 7:30 PM A Very Dover Holiday  Join the DCNRHS members as we celebrate a social distancing holiday event. Chef Fran will make us a signature cocktail (recipe in the Dec Timetable so you can make one or two at home!). Chief Mechanical Officer Jim Lilly will take us on a tour of the renovated Dover Harbor. Come join us for an interactive holiday session. Free and open to the public. An on-line program. Registration will open about December 1st. 
February 19, 2021 7:30 PM A railroad related topic to be announced.  An on-liine program. Free and open to the public. 
March 19, 2021 7:30 PM A Railroad Related Topic to Be Announced   
April 16, 2021 7:30 PM   Free and open to the public. 
May 31, 2021 1:00 PM Danger Lights - Tentative Date Old Greenbelt Theatre, 129 Centerway, Greenbelt, MD See this classic Railway Film in a classic theatre. We are working with the Theatre to determine if this event can still be held pending the National Emergency. If so, this event will be free and Open to the Public.  
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 Archive of On-line Programs
Inclement Weather Notice:  In the event of inclement weather when we are having an in-person program or seminar, our monthly program will be cancelled IF the school district in which the program is being presented is closed for the day or closes early. For Alexandria this is Alexandria City Schools.  In general, if you do not feel comfortable driving to our meeting because of weather or other emergency conditions, we recommend you to stay home.