C&EI RAILROAD HISTORICAL SOCIETY ANNUAL MEETING

Āsosa Chicago & Eastern Illinois Historical Society

Jaten Annual Meeting

Who: All society members and friends of the C&EI Railroad are cordially invited to participate.

Where:  Watseka, IL –  Watseka Union Depot, 121 S 2nd St, Watseka, IL 60970

When:  Saturday, April 15th, 2023, 9:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Schedule of Events

9:00 – 10:00    Building is open for visiting and setup for the day. 

10:00-12:00     Meet and greet fellow members and friends of the society.  Bring items to sell  or display.  Modelers are encouraged to display models.  Contact David Forbes at altamontc_ei@yahoo.com to reserve a table.

12:00-1:00       Lunch on your own.

1:00-1:30         Annual C&E Historical Society board meeting and election of officers. 

2:00-3:00         History of Toledo Peoria & Western (TP&W) by Thomas Dyrek.

3:30-4:30         Slide presentation on TP&W and C&EI by Rick Schroeder.

5:00 – 6:30      Group dinner at a local restaurant. 

Hotel:  Super 8 by Wyndham, 710 W Walnut St, Watseka, IL 60970, (815) 432-6000

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C&EI HS 2023 Show Schedule

March 25-26th, 2023 - Urbana Train Show, Lincoln Square Mall.

April 15th, 2023 - C&EI HS Annual Meeting, see above for more details.  

July 28-29th, 2023 - C&EI HS will be attending the St. Louis RPM Meet.