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Distraction Therapy

For sick children, sometimes the best medicine is to simply help them focus their attention on other things. This idea of "distraction therapy" was the main goal behind Bill Nelson's interactive N scale layout. Bill, a pediatric nurse at Advocate Lut...

Revitalizing a Club

Looking for a way to attract new members to your club? After experiencing a significant drop in membership, the San Leandro Historical Railway Society was too. While searching for new membership ideas, several of the society's members noticed that t...

Trains on the Green

Here's an avenue for model railroading that's gone pretty much unexplored: A tie-in between trains and one of the world's more popular outdoor sports - golf. Thanks to the efforts of Larry Jankowski and the local park district, Tinley Park, Ill., m...

Five leading companies get on board the World's Greatest Hobby and offer the highest-level of sponsorship

ATLAS MODEL RAILROAD COMPANY 603 Sweetland Avenue Hillside, NJ 07025 (908) 687-0880 Atlas Model Railroad Company, Inc., located in Hillside, NJ, has been a pioneer and leader in the model railroad industry for over 50 years. Tradit...

World's Greatest Hobby campaign keeps model railroading on the right track for the future

Contact: Zachary Hastings Hooper 212.255.8455 Initiated in 2001, the World's Greatest HobbySM is an advertising and public relations effort to promote the hobby of model railroading. With the primary goal of building awaren...

World's Greatest Hobby Images

World's Greatest Hobby Logo - black Download now » World's Greatest Hobby logo - color Download now » World's Greatest Hobby - Image One Garden railroading combines a love of trains and gardening. Garden railroads typically use G scale m...

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