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Model Electronic Railway Group

The Leading Society for Model Railway Electronics

September 2021

28th September

19:30 : Arduino SIG Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
Chris Sharp will talk on “A Practical Introduction to CMRI”.

29th September

19:20 : Cardiff AG Virtual Meeting - Sound for Model Railway Layouts
Online Zoom Meeting

19:30 : Tayside Area Group Zoom Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
A general chat and get together. This is the last of our bi-weekly zoom meetings. Zoom sessions will now be on 4th Wednesday of the month.

30th September

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting
If anyone wants to show and tell or have any questions. Please feel free to share.

October 2021

2nd October

10:00 : MERG Somerset Area Group Meeting
St James Church Hall, Preston Road Yeovil BA21 3RL
Take 2 of the SMD meeting we had in September. The meeting will be an SMD soldering workshop. Members should bring one or more kits with SMD devices and equipment so that they and all members can have a go. We hope each member needing assistance with their SMD kit can be helped by those who can solder these devices.

3rd October

19:30 : Scottish Borders Area Group
Online Zoom Meeting
Scottish Borders coffee and general chat

5th October

19:30 : MERG Thames Valley Area Group (TVAG) meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
Mark Riddoch on “Driving road vehicles from MERG DCC”

7th October

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting
If anyone wants to show and tell or have any questions. Please feel free to share.

8th October

14:00 : PICKit writing - Cumbria AG
Online Zoom Meeting
Allan Geekie will give us a presentation on using a PICkit to update PICs

9th October

10:00 : Farnham MRC exhibition at Aldershot
Alderwood Leisure Centre, GU12 4AS
The South Hants Area Group will once again have a stand at this exhibition. I am sure I speak for all members when I say how nice it will be to be able to attend exhibitions once again. This is a two day event.

10:00 : West Midlands Area Group Meeting
Titford Pump House, Engine Street, OLDBURY, West Midlands B69 4NL
At our next meeting John Fletcher will be adding to our understanding of Arduinos, and Peter Wilson will be talking about 3d printing.

10th October

03:15 : CBUS ANZ SIG Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
Agenda TBD 12:15 AEST for 12:30 start

10:00 : Farnham MRC exhibition at Aldershot
Alderwood Leisure Centre, GU12 4AS
The South Hants Area Group will once again have a stand at this exhibition. I am sure I speak for all members when I say how nice it will be to be able to attend exhibitions once again. This is a two day event.

11th October

19:30 : JAL Special Interest Group Zoom Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
Regular Show and Tell meeting where a member will show the project that they are working on and discuss how they have tackled the programming.

12th October

09:30 : 08:30 UTC Virtual AG: New on My Bench
Online Zoom Meeting
Monthly Virtual Area Group Meeting. As the nights draw in, members will be starting new projects on their workbenches - join us and hear about who is doing what.
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19:30 : Arduino SIG Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
To be advised

14th October

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting
If anyone wants to show and tell or have any questions. Please feel free to share.

15th October

11:00 : MERG Somerset Area Group Virtual Coffee Break
Online Zoom Meeting
This is an online coffee break where members can relax and chat among themselves about Projects, Progress, Problems and Successes.

16th October

10:00 : MERG East Midlands Area group meeting
Wansford
Face to face meeting, date now confirmed. Agenda to follow.

10:00 : Tayside Area Group
The Friary, Tullideph Road, Dundee DD2 2PN
Come along and join in with kit building and layout construction, ask questions or listen to a talk. If there is a topic you would like to see covered then please ask.

12:30 : MERG ANZAG Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
12:30 AEST start time. Please join the ANZAG virtual monthly meeting. This month is coffee chat format.

17th October

19:30 : Scottish Borders Area Group
Online Zoom Meeting
Scottish Borders coffee and general chat

20th October

19:00 : WNO Zoom Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
Ian Kay - Part 3 of “My life on the railway”

21st October

19:00 : Aberdeen Area Group Meeting
Aberdeen Model Railway Club
Monthly Meeting
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19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting
If anyone wants to show and tell or have any questions. Please feel free to share.

22nd October

14:00 : Wales_NAG - Animation Workshop
Online Zoom Meeting

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25th October

19:30 : JALSIG beginners Session
Online Zoom Meeting
There will be an opportunity in the first half-hour to raise any problems you might be having in your coding. We will then move on to examine the code in another PMP kit. If you are subscribed to the JAL Special Interest Group, view the meeting details in (My Upcoming Events).

26th October

19:30 : Arduino SIG Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
To be advised

27th October

19:30 : Tayside Area Group Zoom Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
Time for a chat, exchange of ideas and discussion around ideas and plans for exhibition materials.

28th October

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting
If anyone wants to show and tell or have any questions. Please feel free to share.

30th October

09:30 : MERG EA Meeting
Parkview Chapel, The Street, Botesdale, IP22 1BX

11:00 : East Scotland workshop
West Calder

31st October

19:30 : Scottish Borders Area Group
Online Zoom Meeting
Scottish Borders coffee and general chat

November 2021

2nd November

19:30 : MERG Thames Valley Area Group (TVAG) meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
TBA

4th November

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting
If anyone wants to show and tell or have any questions. Please feel free to share.

5th November

14:00 : Cumbria AG TBA
Online Zoom Meeting
Monthly Cumbria AG Zoom

6th November

09:00 : JMRI Part 3 weekend course
Rushden Transport Museum
Third JMRI weekend course on train automation, covering various automation techniques including custom scripts, YAAT and Dispatcher.
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10:00 : MERG Somerset Area Group Meeting
St James Church Hall, Preston Road Yeovil BA21 3RL
This session will concentrate on Prototyping methods and equipment where Ron and others will demonstrate how they convert the circuit in their head into a test circuit. This is mainly a practical session so bring your tools and equipment to be sure of contributing.

8th November

19:30 : JAL Special Interest Group Zoom Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
Regular Show and Tell meeting where a member will show the project that they are working on and discuss how they have tackled the programming.

9th November

09:30 : 09:30 UTC Virtual AG: Control Panels - Mike Bolton
Online Zoom Meeting
Monthly Virtual Area Group Meeting. Mike will cover how he makes control panels with push buttons and LEDs plus his original intention of using CANPANs. Mike will cover how four wires can be used to connect panels to a layout and how different control panels can have duplicate functions.
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19:30 : Arduino SIG Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
To be advised

11th November

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting
If anyone wants to show and tell or have any questions. Please feel free to share.

13th November

10:00 : MERG East Midlands Area group ONLINE meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
Online meeting, agenda to follow.

14th November

03:15 : CBUS ANZ SIG Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
Agenda TBD 12:15 AEST for 12:30 start

19:30 : Scottish Borders Area Group
Online Zoom Meeting
Scottish Borders coffee and general chat

18th November

19:00 : Aberdeen Area Group Meeting
Aberdeen Model Railway Club
Monthly Meeting
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19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting
If anyone wants to show and tell or have any questions. Please feel free to share.

19th November

11:00 : MERG Somerset Area Group Virtual Coffee Break
Online Zoom Meeting
This is an online coffee break where members can relax and chat among themselves about Projects, Progress, Problems and Successes.

20th November

10:00 : Warwickshire, North Oxfordshire MERG Area Group
LWMRS Clubrooms, Knightcote.
Provisional date for physical meeting.

10:00 : Tayside Area Group
The Friary, Tullideph Road, Dundee DD2 2PN
Come along and join in with kit building and layout construction, ask questions or listen to a talk. If there is a topic you would like to see covered then please ask.

12:30 : MERG ANZAG Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
12:30 AEST start time. Please join the ANZAG virtual monthly meeting. This month is coffee chat format.

22nd November

19:30 : JALSIG beginners Session
Online Zoom Meeting
There will be an opportunity in the first half-hour to raise any problems you might be having in your coding. We will then move on to examine the code in another PMP kit. If you are subscribed to the JAL Special Interest Group, view the meeting details in (My Upcoming Events).

23rd November

19:30 : Arduino SIG Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
To be advised

24th November

19:30 : Tayside Area Group Zoom Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
Time for a chat, exchange of ideas and discussion around ideas and plans for exhibition materials.

25th November

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting
If anyone wants to show and tell or have any questions. Please feel free to share.

26th November

14:00 : Wales_NAG - Animation Workshop
Online Zoom Meeting

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27th November

09:30 : MERG EA Meeting
Parkview Chapel, The Street, Botesdale, IP22 1BX

28th November

19:30 : Scottish Borders Area Group
Online Zoom Meeting
Scottish Borders coffee and general chat

December 2021

2nd December

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting
If anyone wants to show and tell or have any questions. Please feel free to share.

4th December

10:00 : MERG Somerset Area Group Meeting
St James Church Hall, Preston Road Yeovil BA21 3RL
Subjects to be decided nearer the time but mainly a practical session so bring your tools and equipment to be sure of contributing.

9th December

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting
If anyone wants to show and tell or have any questions. Please feel free to share.

11th December

10:00 : Tayside Area Group
The Friary, Tullideph Road, Dundee DD2 2PN
Come along and join in with kit building and layout construction, ask questions or listen to a talk. If there is a topic you would like to see covered then please ask.

12th December

19:30 : Scottish Borders Area Group
Online Zoom Meeting
Scottish Borders coffee and general chat

14th December

09:30 : 09:30 UTC Virtual AG: Christmas Electronics
Online Zoom Meeting
Monthly Virtual Area Group Meeting. A free flowing discussion of how members have used electronics to celebrate Christmas on their layout or at home.
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19:30 : Arduino SIG Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
To be advised

16th December

19:00 : Aberdeen Area Group Meeting
Aberdeen Model Railway Club
Monthly Meeting
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19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting
If anyone wants to show and tell or have any questions. Please feel free to share.

17th December

11:00 : MERG Somerset Area Group Virtual Coffee Break
Online Zoom Meeting
This is an online coffee break where members can relax and chat among themselves about Projects, Progress, Problems and Successes.

18th December

12:30 : MERG ANZAG Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
12:30 AEST start time. Please join the ANZAG virtual monthly meeting. This month is coffee chat format.

22nd December

19:30 : Tayside Area Group Zoom Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
Time for a chat, exchange of ideas and discussion around ideas and plans for exhibition materials.

23rd December

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting
If anyone wants to show and tell or have any questions. Please feel free to share.

25th December

11:00 : East Scotland workshop
West Calder

27th December

19:30 : JALSIG beginners Session
Online Zoom Meeting
There will be an opportunity in the first half-hour to raise any problems you might be having in your coding. We will then move on to examine the code in another PMP kit. If you are subscribed to the JAL Special Interest Group, view the meeting details in (My Upcoming Events).

30th December

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting
If anyone wants to show and tell or have any questions. Please feel free to share.

January 2022

6th January

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting

9th January

10:00 : West Midlands Area Group Meeting
Titford Pump House, Engine Street, OLDBURY, West Midlands B69 4NL
More details to follow near the time

13th January

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting

15th January

12:30 : MERG ANZAG Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
12:30 AEST start time. Please join the ANZAG virtual monthly meeting. This month is coffee chat format.

20th January

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting

26th January

19:30 : Tayside Area Group Zoom Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
Time for a chat, exchange of ideas and discussion around ideas and plans for exhibition materials.

27th January

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting

February 2022

3rd February

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting

10th February

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting

17th February

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting

19th February

12:30 : MERG ANZAG Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
12:30 AEST start time. Please join the ANZAG virtual monthly meeting. This month is coffee chat format.

23rd February

19:30 : Tayside Area Group Zoom Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
Time for a chat, exchange of ideas and discussion around ideas and plans for exhibition materials.

24th February

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting

26th February

11:00 : East Scotland workshop
West Calder

March 2022

3rd March

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting

10th March

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting

17th March

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting

19th March

12:30 : MERG ANZAG Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
12:30 AEST start time. Please join the ANZAG virtual monthly meeting. This month is coffee chat format.

23rd March

19:30 : Tayside Area Group Zoom Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
Time for a chat, exchange of ideas and discussion around ideas and plans for exhibition materials.

24th March

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting

31st March

19:30 : South Hants AG Zoom Call
Online Zoom Meeting

April 2022

16th April

12:30 : MERG ANZAG Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
12:30 AEST start time. Please join the ANZAG virtual monthly meeting. This month is coffee chat format.

27th April

19:30 : Tayside Area Group Zoom Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
Time for a chat, exchange of ideas and discussion around ideas and plans for exhibition materials.

May 2022

21st May

12:30 : MERG ANZAG Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
12:30 AEST start time. Please join the ANZAG virtual monthly meeting. This month is coffee chat format.

June 2022

18th June

12:30 : MERG ANZAG Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
12:30 AEST start time. Please join the ANZAG virtual monthly meeting. This month is coffee chat format.

July 2022

10th July

10:00 : West Midlands Area Group Meeting
Titford Pump House, Engine Street, OLDBURY, West Midlands B69 4NL
More details to follow

16th July

12:30 : MERG ANZAG Meeting
Online Zoom Meeting
12:30 AEST start time. Please join the ANZAG virtual monthly meeting. This month is coffee chat format.