Timetable of Events
Compiled by Ed Post


August 25 to Sept. 5
New York State Fair
CNY NRHS Chapter exhibits

Wed, Sept 21, 7:30 PM
Chapter Member Meeting
Art & Home Building
NYS Fairgrounds

Sat, Sept 24, Noon-4 PM
ESPA Meeting
Backstage Pub, Schenectady

Sat. & Sun. Nov. 5 & 6, 10 AM
Great NYS Model Train Fair
State Fairgrounds


Next Event: Aug. 25 to Sept. 5
Chapter Exhibits at NY State Fair

The CNY NRHS opens its historic train display, and operates its O gauge model railroad at the Art and Home Center. Chapter stores will operate at both locations.


Gus Nordone

Gus Nordone Chapter Director and legal counsel August J. Nordone, died August 9 at the age of 69 at Crouse Hospital. He was the son of the late PGA golf pro Augie Nordone and his wife Mildred.
A graduate of Syracuse University Law School, Gus was also an avid golfer, enjoyed model trains and was a member of the CNY Chapter, National Railway Historical Society. Gus was a devoted husband, father and grandfather.
Gus is survived by his wife Mary; son Joe; daughter Joanna; and grandchildren, Alexander, Sophia and Sawyer.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 6725 Lyons St., PO Box 7, East Syracuse, NY 13057.

2016 Chapter Picnic Portrait

Members and guests posed for their annual portrait on Sunday, July 31, at the Central Square Station Museum. Thanks to Bob and Judy Townsend for hosting this year's event.