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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
getting a new module ready
Youth Group member Reece and his mom paint the surface of his new module.
4th meeting @WCGD CANCELLED
17th / 18th Spring WISEop Weekend CANCELLED
19th WISE Div Meet @Four Points Hotel 5311 S. Howell Ave. Milwaukee 12:30pm CANCELLED
26th (Sunday) meeting @WCGD CANCELLED

3rd WISE Div Bus Trip to DuPage Show CANCELLED
9th meeting @WCGD CANCELLED
31st (Sunday) meeting @WCGD CANCELLED

6th WCGD Metra trip CANCELLED
13th meeting @WCGD 1-4PM
28th (Sunday) meeting @WCGD 2-5PM

11th meeting @WCGD 1-4PM
26th (Sunday) meeting @WCGD 2-5PM

1st WCGD Open House 10AM-7PM
8th meeting @WCGD 1-4PM
15th meeting @WCGD 1-4PM
23rd (Sunday) meeting @WCGD 2-5PM
30th (Sunday) meeting @WCGD 2-5PM

5th WCGD Open House 10AM-7PM
5th disassemble layout 7pm
11th / 12th / 13th ? Fall Harvest Days 9AM-5PM
19th meeting @WCGD/reassemble layout 1-4PM
26th WISE Div RPM @Four Points 5311 S. Howell Milwaukee 9AM-4PM
27th (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 meeting @WCGD/disassemble layout 1-4PM
13th setup @Trainfest
14th / 15th Trainfest 9AM-5PM
21st meeting @WCGD/reassemble layout 1-4PM
29th (Sunday) meeting @WCGD 2-5PM

5th WCGD Open House 10AM-7PM
12th meeting @WCGD 1-4PM
12th WCGD Christmas Party 5pm
27th meeting @WCGD 2-5PM

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!

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.

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.)