'Train Camp' kicks off ETER season

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Staff | June 4, 2014

EAST TROY--The East Troy Electric Railroad and Museum is holding Train Camp on Saturday, June 7, beginning at 9 a.m. at the railroad's historic depot, located at 2002 Church St., East Troy.

Pre-registration for the event is not required. For more information, including directions, visit www.easttroyrr.org or call 262-642-3263.

Train Camp is an opportunity to learn about the operations of a historic railroad and the many volunteer opportunities available. Participants will tour the facility, meet current volunteers, get a behind-the-scenes look at the car barn and take a ride on a restored railcar.

As an organization run completely by volunteers, the East Troy Electric Railroad and Museum has many opportunities available to get involved. Volunteer activities include maintenance and restoration of the historic trolleys and railcars, conductor and motorman positions, ticketing and gift shop operations, and much more.

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