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July 3, 2014 - LCCA - “Celebrate Freedom” Special Event in Chesapeake VA,

The Lionel Collectors Club of America (LCCA) and the Kids Run Trains organization invite you to celebrate the birth of our country along with Lionel model trains on Thursday July 3, 2014 starting at 6:00 PM at the Chesapeake City Park located at 900 Greenbrier Parkway, Chesapeake VA.   

Come and enjoy children’s activities and family entertainment compliments of the city of Chesapeake.  This Free Event is open to all LCCA members and the general public. Try your hand at operating various toy model trains on the operating toy train layout which was built by students from the Southeastern Elementary School through their PTA’s After School Enrichment program. Come and learn more about model railroading and the Lionel Collectors Club of America (LCCA).  

Stop by the LCCA table and meet with LCCA Director Harry Hampson and his wife Bridgette.  Come and learn more about the benefits of belonging to the club and the various upcoming LCCA Special Events and activities.  Show Harry your LCCA membership card and receive a LCCA Special Event commemorative gift.   Every current LCCA member who brings a friend and their friend joins the club during this event, will receive a special gift.  So bring your friends and kids of all ages!  Help them experience the Magic of Lionel Trains and become involved with the Best Toy Train Club on the Planet! 

The U. S Army TRADOC Command Band will provide live music entertainment starting at 8:00PM with fireworks to follow!  Bring your own chars/blankets. (no pop-up tents will be permitted)

Event Parking opens at 5:00 PM with event starting at 6:00 PM
Event is FREE to the general public.   $5/car on-site parking fee.  

For more information please contact :

Russell Meier 
Kids Run Trains

Spread the word among all of your toy train friends and families.  Invite them to celebrate the birth of our country while enjoying the magic of Lionel toy trains with LCCA members and the Kids Run Train organization.   This will be a family friendly fun-filled event.   

If you have any questions or are interested in hosting a future LCCA Special Event in your area, please contact me at or 248 709-4137 to discuss your ideas.    

Al Kolis
President Elect & Special Events Manager
Lionel Collectors Club of America