Return Home

 
Next Upcoming Events:

Next Board of Director's Meeting
November 14th 1:00 PM - conference call - please see additional information in Latest Museum News column on home page to attend.


Our Museum is Closed for
the Remainder of 2020

more information HERE!


 
 

WPRM FRRS Logo

2018 Western Pacific Railroad Museum Calendar   (6/10/18 version)

 

Connect with the museum on Facebook

WPRM FRRS Logo

January February March

Museum Closed to the Public

1 - New Year's Day

1-31 Director Nominations open for 2018 election
Nominations go to nomination and Election Committee

13 - Board Meeting - 1 PM Portola NOTE - TIME & LOCATION CHANGED - Information HERE

15 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Museum Closed to the Public

10 - Board Meeting - 1 PM Woodland, CA - Private Car "Two Rivers"

12 - Election - Candidates Statements and Payments due

19 - Presidents' Day

28 - Train Sheet Deadline

Museum Closed to the Public

5 - Election Withdrawal Deadline

10  - Board Meeting - 1 PM in Portola

11 - Daylight Savings Time Starts

24 - Volunteer Breakfast in the "Silver Plate" - 9 AM

24 - 25 Get Ready for Opening Work Party

April May June

Museum Hours: Thurs - Sunday, 10 AM - 5 PM, may be open other days / hours depending on weather and staffing, call 1-530-832-4131 for a specific day's hours.

1 - Easter

5 - Museum opens to public:  Thursday - Sunday 10 AM - 5 PM

14 - Board Meeting - 6 PM in Portola

16 - Election Ballots mailed to membership

19 - 22 Western Pacific Historic Convention - Salt Lake City, UT

30 - Train Sheet Deadline

Museum Open Daily 10 AM - 5 PM
Train Rides Weekends starting May 26th.

1 - Museum Open Daily, 10 AM - 5 PM

5 - Crew Training 10 AM & RAL Meeting

9 - 12 Steam Department Work Session

12 - Board Meeting - 1 PM Portola
Appoint Election Tellers

"Light The Fire" Fundraising Dinner 6 - 9 PM

19 - 20 Spring 2018 Work Party

25 - Ballot Return Deadline 5 PM

26 - Operating Season Opens,
Train Rides 26th, 27th& 28th Noon-3:30 PM

27 - Crew Training/Rules Exam 10 AM

28 - Memorial Day Train Rides noon - 3:30 PM

Museum Open Daily from 10 AM - 5 PM
Train Rides on Weekends

2 - Board Meeting - 1 PM in Portola
Members Dinner - 5:30 PM
Annual Membership Meeting - 7:00 PM Election Results

17 - Father's Day

30 - Train Sheet Deadline

July August September

Museum Open Daily from 10 AM - 5 PM
Train Rides on Weekends

1 - Booth at Graeagle Independence Day Fair (Sunday)

4 - Independence Day - Train Rides

14 - Board Meeting - 6 PM in Portola - Installation of New Board

Museum Open Daily from 10 AM - 5 PM
Train Rides on Weekends and on all three days of RR Days

7-12 Hot August Nights

11 - Board Meeting - 6 PM Portola Appointment of Committees & Officers

24-26 Portola Railroad Days - FREE ADMISSION to Museum on SATURDAY and SUNDAY (train rides and cab rides normal fare.)  Caboose Trains: 12 noon - 3:30 Friday~Sunday

31 - Train Sheet Deadline

Museum Open Daily from 10 AM - 5 PM
Train Rides on Labor Day Weekend Only

3 - Labor Day Train Rides noon - 3:30 PM
Operating Season Ends

8 - Board Meeting - 6 PM in Portola
Calendar Review

26-29 - Steam Department Work Session

October November December

Museum Hours: Thurs - Sunday, 10 AM - 5 PM, may be open other days / hours depending on weather and staffing, call 1-530-832-4131 for a specific day's hours.

13 - Board Meeting - 6 PM in Portola
Budget Deadline

20-21 Pumpkin Patch Trains

27-28 Pumpkin Patch Trains

31 - Train Sheet Deadline

Museum Closed to the Public

4 - Daylight Savings Time ends

10 - Board Meeting - 1 PM in Portola

11 - Veterans Day

12 - Veterans Day Observed

22 - Thanksgiving

Museum Closed to the Public (except Santa Trains)
* - All Santa Train Days: gates open at 4 PM, first train at 5 PM.

8 - Board Meeting - 1 PM in Portola

8 - Saturday Santa Trains *

14 - Friday Santa Trains *

15 - Saturday Santa Trains *

21 - Friday Santa Trains *

22 - Saturday Santa Trains *

25 - Christmas

31 - Train Sheet Deadline

NOTE: All hours are subject to Weather Conditions.
In particular, special events in October and December are WEATHER PERMITTING, as are Run A Locomotive availability.  If you have a question about operations when weather is questionable, please call 1-530-832-4131 for the latest information.

Desktop Home | Mobile Home | Contact | Privacy | Follow us on Facebook

Operated by the Feather River Rail Society, a California 501(c)3 Non Profit Organization

700 Western Pacific Way, Portola, California 96122-8636 | 1-530-832-4131 | email us at:   info@wplives.org

Copyright © 2020 Feather River Rail Society.  All Rights Reserved.  Page last updated:  Saturday October 10, 2020 14:36 PDT