Monthly Programs

 All sessions are FREE and open to the public unless otherwise specifically noted.

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June 23, 2017 4:00 PM til dark Railfanning at Long Bridge Park Arlington, VA Join DCNRHS and fellow rail fans for a summer's evening of train watching and chatting at Long Bridge Park in Arlington, VA. We will convene on the wall adjacent to the tracks at 4:00 PM on June 23rdt. Parking is available and the park is a short walk from the Crystal City Metro station. Feel free to bring a picnic dinner, the chapter will provide a small selection of soft drinks. Free and open to the public. Bring a camera, bring a chair, and bring a friend! Free and open to the public. 1706 
July 21, 2017 8:00 PM  Doug Riddell and Amtrak Corporate Photography GWMNM-Alexandria, VA Doug Riddell will present photos and recollections from his time as Amtrak’s official corporate photographer. Doug is also a retired locomotive engineer and a local broadcaster. Doug has authored three books and numerous articles on railroad topics. Come early and visit the observation deck at the top of the Masonic Memorial. Opening at 7pm, the deck provides great views of the DC and Virginia skhyline as well as great photo opportunities for train enthusiasts. Free and open to the public. 1707 
August 18, 2017 8:00 PM A railroad related program to be announced. Silver Spring, MD B&O Station Free and open to the public. 1708 
September 16, 2017 8:00 PM Picnic at Bowie Tower Martin F. O'Rourke Library at Bowie Tower (Bowie, MD) Our trackside late summer event returns this year,once again at Bowie Tower, the site of our Railroad Library and along Amtrak's Northeast Corridor. Bring a covered dish. Open to the public. 1709 
October 20, 2017 8:00 PM A railroad related topic to be announced. Silver Spring, MD B&O Station Free and open to the public. 1710 
November 17, 2017 8:00 PM Railroad related topic to be announced. GWMNM-Alexandria, VA Free and open to the public. 1711 
December 15, 2017 8:00 PM A railroad related topic to be announced.  Free and open to the public. Location to be announced. 1712 
January 19, 2018 8:00 PM A railroad related topic to be announced. GWMNM-Alexandria, VA Free and open to the public. 1801 
February 16, 2018 8:00 PM A railroad related topic to be announced. Silver Spring, MD B&O Station Free and open to the public. 1802 
March 10, 2018 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm 2018 Gala (Banquet)  Date and location subject to change. Keynote speaker to be announced. 180311 
April 20, 2018 8:00 pm A railroad related topic to be announced. Silver Spring, MD B&O Station Free and open to the public. 1804 
May 18, 2018 8:00 PM A railroad related topic to be announced. GWNMM-Alexandria, VA Free and open to the public. 1805 
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