SEMINOLE – Model trains, Thomas the Tank Engine, and more will be on exhibit at the Seminole Community Library at St. Petersburg College, 9200 113th St. N. Exhibit hours will be Friday, Aug. 15, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, Aug. 16, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday, Aug. 17, 1 to 4 p.m.
Five exhibits will be featured.
“Fun and Disasters” is a 16 feet by 38 feet model railroad display featuring vintage “S” gauge American Flyer trains.
“The Battle of Gettysburg” is a 4 feet by 8 feet layout in “HO” scale with more than 2,000 hand-painted soldiers, wagons, cannons and horses.
“Thomas the Tank Engine” and his friends will be on display, sculpted in various media.
The “Keen Mountain” display will feature an 8-foot tall mountain with “HO” scale train yards.
“LEGO City,” featuring a cityscape with genuine LEGO trains serving the plastic populace. The exhibit modelers and artists of the S-Modulators model railroad club will be on hand to offer commentary and answer questions about their creations.
The exhibit is funded by the Friends of the Seminole Library.