The Moose Caboose
2015 Calendar
Free Workshops & Events 

Schedule is subject to change, so please call the store to register and confirm the event.                  



These events have already passed:


November 30, 2014 - Santa makes a special visit - Starting at 1pm on the first Sunday after Thanksgiving Santa will be making a special visit to The Moose Caboose. This is the perfect opportunity to get family pictures with Santa, and avoid the rush at the mall. Treats for the children and light refreshments will be served.


November 7, 2014 - Basic Scenery Class Part II - Starting at 7pm. If you want to add a water scene to your layout or want to learn how to make realistic trees then this FREE class is perfect for you. Please call to hold a seat as space is limited.


October 10, 2014 - Basic Scenery Class Part I - Starting at 7pm father nature will be back for this FREE class on basic scenery techniques. If you are starting your first model railroad or just want to learn some new techniques then this class is for you. Please call to hold a seat as space is limited.


July 19, 2014 - Model Airbrush Class - Expert airbrush artist Rob Hess will demonstrate proper airbrush technique as well as tips and tricks that guarantee success in model airbrushing. Perfect class for beginners. Class begins at 9am -please call store to hold a seat as space is limited.


Count The Wheels Contest - runs from May 1 - May 31, 2014 and winners will be posted in store on Sunday June 1, 2014.Guess the amount of wheels in the jar and the person closest to the number without going over wins two tickets to the Walkersville Southern Railroad.


May 30, 2014 - Decoders - Train Control Systems (TCS) will be holding a seminar on their line of WOW sound decoders at 6:30pm. please call store by May 28 to hold a seat as space is limited.


April 12, 2014 - SATURDAY R/C TRAXXAS ELECTRIC VEHICLE MAINTENANCE DAY (held outside weather permitting) 1pm - 2pm

Bring your electric R/C Traxxas vehicle and learn the basics of maintaining your electric R/C car or truck.  Get your questions answered by the professionals at the store so your vehicle runs smoothly and you can feel confident in doing your own basic vehicle repairs on your vehicle.


March 28, 2014 - FRIDAY Night FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT - "Into The Allegheny Range" - 7pm - 8:30pm

Come and see this action packed video of CSX action filmed in the Cumberland area. Light refreshments will be served.


MOOSE COUNTING CONTEST - runs from March 6 - March 20, 2014 and winners to be posted in store on Sunday, March 23, 2014.  This year we have added quite a few big and small moose, so come in to the store and start counting the MOOSE to submit your entry.  For ages 12 and under only.  Entry sheets available beginning March 6, 2014. THE MOOSE IS LOOSE!


January 20, 2014 5pm-7pm - Athearn meet and greet

Exciting Athearn Announcement- Athearn's one and only Shane (Athearn Marketing Manager) and Juli, Horizon's Senior Sales Associate will be showcasing new and upcoming Athearn products. We are very excited to be chosen as Athearn's only retail stop in Maryland.



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