Vendors sought for train show

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JASPER — The Dubois County Museum and the Model Train Club will host its third annual model train show and swap meet between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, at the Dubois County Museum, 2704 N. Newton St. The public is invited to buy or sell trains cars, sets, toys and accessories.

The Model Train Club at the Dubois County Museum will have their newly remodeled and revamped train room open. Other model train enthusiasts have been invited to display their sets.

To secure a table for the meet, contact Bill Stroud at 812-309-4531 or email him at Admission to the museum is $5 for adults, $3 for high school students, $2 for middle and elementary students, and free to children age 4 and younger. Free parking is available.

Attendees will have full access to the largest county museum in Indiana with more than 50,000 square feet of exhibits and a collection that numbers more than 40,000 items with more than 9,000 pieces on display. Numerous train sets will also be set up for visitors to see.

Visit the website at Hot dogs, chips and soft drinks will be available to purchase. Contact Bill Stroud if interested in about being a vendor.

The museum, at 2704 N. Newton St., is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and from 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays. The museum is closed Mondays. For more information, call 634-7733 or visit The museum is also on Facebook and Twitter.

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