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WCGD also plays host to the modular layout of the Wisconsin Southeastern Division of the National Model Railroad Association (WISE Div. NMRA) Youth Group, also known as "Little WISE Guys and Gals".  

"getting on track"
Youth Group Coordinator Mark Hintz consults with member Jaden on getting a freight car on the track.

Meetings / Work Sessions
WISE Meet winner
Youth Group member Sydney poses with the structure she built and entered in the contest at
the WISE Meet, for which she won first place.  Her rebuilt module still needs some scenery!
13th meeting @WCGD 1-4PM
28th (Sunday) meeting @WCGD 2-5PM
28th WISE Div Meet @Four Points Hotel 5311 S. Howell Ave. Milwaukee 12:30-4PM

4th WCGD Open House 10AM-7PM
11th meeting @WCGD 1-4PM

2nd (Sunday) meeting @WCGD 2-5PM
8th meeting @WCGD 1-4PM
30th (Sunday) meeting @WCGD 2-5PM

13th meeting @WCGD 1-4PM
28th (Sunday) meeting @WCGD 2-5PM

3rd WCGD Open House 10AM-7PM
10th meeting @WCGD 1-4PM
17th meeting @WCGD 1-4PM
25th (Sunday) meeting @WCGD 2-5PM

1st (Sunday) meeting @WCGD 2-5PM
7th WCGD Open House 10AM-7PM
14th meeting @WCGD 1-4PM
28th (Sunday) meeting @WCGD 2-5PM

5th WCGD Open House 10AM-7PM
12th meeting @WCGD 1-4PM
19th meeting @WCGD 1-4PM
27th (Sunday) meeting @WCGD 2-5PM

2nd meeting @WCGD 1-4PM  (disassemble layout)
8th setup @Trainfest
9th / 10th Trainfest 9AM-5PM
16th meeting @WCGD 1-4PM  (reassemble layout)

1st (Sunday) meeting @WCGD 2-5PM
7th WCGD Open House 10AM-7PM
14th meeting @WCGD 1-4PM
14th WCGD Christmas Party 5pm
29th meeting @WCGD 2-5PM

module progress
Youth Group member Jaden and his dad make progress on Jaden's new module.  (Nick's new
module is ready for more progress in the background.)

Membership in this free model railroad club is open to boys and girls, age 8 through 17, residing in the 7 counties represented by the Wisconsin Southeastern Division (Kenosha, Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Racine, Walworth, Washington, and Waukesha), with interest in model railroads and the ability to learn.  Membership is not dependent on membership in the NMRA or the Waukesha County Gandy Dancers.  Parental supervision is required, and parental involvement is encouraged!

Youth Group Mission... to provide teaching and support for youth and parents for the advancement of their skills in the hobby of model railroading.

scenery diorama w/scratchbuilt building
Youth Group member Nick built his scenery diorama to include a scratchbuilt structure.