Merit Badge Workshop

Saturday, November 2, 2019

•BSA Electricity: 9 AM – 12 PM or 1 PM – 4 PM
•BSA Railroading: 9 AM – 12 PM or 1 PM – 4 PM

Lunch break: 12:00 PM-1:00 PM (Participants staying all day are requested to bring a brown bag lunch. Refrigeration and microwaves are not available.)

**Curriculum follows the Boy Scouts of America badge requirements, but all youth ages 11-18 may attend any merit badge program.

Registration is now OPEN!

To Register click on the ShowClix® link below.

All badges = $15 each

All Adults = $9

Space is limited. No Refunds.

Prerequisites are as follows:

Electricity

Complete requirement 2 and 8 in the Electricity Merit Badge Workbook to the best of your ability and review the Electricity Merit Badge Requirements prior to the event to understand the requirements and expectations. If participants do not attempt the requirements, Scouts must follow up with the instructors before a signed blue card will be issued.

Electricity Merit Badge Requirements

https://filestore.scouting.org/filestore/Merit_Badge_ReqandRes/Electricity.pdf

 Electricity Merit Badge Workbook

http://usscouts.org/mb/worksheets/Electricity.pdf

Electricity Merit Badge Pamphlet

https://www.scoutshop.org/electricity-merit-badge-pamphlet.html or through your Scout Leader

Railroading

While there are no pre-requisites, we strongly encourage participating Scouts to review the Railroading Merit Badge Requirements and Railroading Merit Badge Workbook prior to the event to understand the requirements and expectations. Requirements 8(b) 1 and 2 will be fulfilled by visiting the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum. Scouts must bring either equipment to photograph or video (camera, phone, etc.) or materials to draw [8(b) 1-2]. If they do not, Scouts must follow up with the instructors before a signed blue card will be issued.

Railroading Merit Badge Requirements

https://filestore.scouting.org/filestore/Merit_Badge_ReqandRes/Railroading.pdf)

Railroading Merit Badge Workbook

http://usscouts.org/mb/worksheets/Railroading.pdf

Railroading Merit Badge Pamphlet

https://www.scoutshop.org/railroading-merit-badge-pamphlet-649659.html or through your Scout leader

Register and pay for sessions online by clicking the ShowClix link below: Registration will close on Monday, October 28 at 5:00 PM. We are unable to accept registration over the phone or after the deadline. Scout leaders and guardians of registered participants participants do not have to pre-register and may purchase tickets day-of.

Please contact Sarah Lerch, Museum Educator at 724-884-0285 or education@patrolley.org with questions.

Trolleys & Toy Trains—Fridays

Trolleys and Toy Trains gives the Families an opportunity to take trolley rides, a tour and a chance to see our Lionel toy train layout.  While there you can also visit our gift shop all decked out for the holidays and full of those special rail related Gifts.

Trolleys and Toy Trains event will be Friday December 14.  Plenty of space available!
Hours: 10am – 4pm.
Visitors of this event will be able to ride on our decorated trolleys and view the Lionel toy train layout.

Admission:
$10 for adults
$9 for seniors and
$7 for children ages 3-15; children under 3 are free.

2019 Western Pennsylvania Trolley calendar

The 2019 Western Pennsylvania Trolley Calendar AVAILABLE NOW!!!

Contact – store@pa-trolley.org or call 724-228-9256
Price $12 + shipping, discount for PTM members.

Below are samples of this year’s images…
(actual pages are not watermarked)

Western Pennsylvania Trolley Meet

June 1 & 2, 2018

Friday 10AM – 4PM, Saturday 10AM – 5PM

For Trolley Fans and Model Enthusiasts!

– Model Railway Vendors

– Traction Memorabilia Dealers

– Presentations and Demonstrations

– Model Contest

– Hourly Door Prizes

– Special Trolley Operations

– Night Time Photo Session

– With Rail-fan & Railroad Magazine’s Steve Barry

– Tour Our Streetcar Collection

– Official Roll-Out of our newly refurbished West Penn 832 Trolley Car (June1) 10: 30 AM on Friday, June 1

NEW FOR THIS WEST PENNSYLVANIA TROLLEY MEET

Visitors can purchase a weekend pass for June 1, 2, and 3 for $25. This is a saving of $5 off our regular admission prices. The pass gets you access to all activities taking place for the Western Pennsylvania Trolley Meet. If you are interest in purchasing this deal, please contact our Visitor Services Manager at vsm@pa-trolley. org or 724-228-9256 ext 303

*Those who purchase a pass may pay day of or call in advance to have your name placed on this list of individuals purchasing the pass!

Interested vendors contact Madelon Cline, Visitor Services Manager. Tables are $30 each!

June 1 Celebration

Watch the Video

Trucks-Tractors & Trolleys

TRUCKS, TRACTORS, & TROLLEYS EVENT
Pennsylvania Trolley Museum
1 Museum Road, Washington, Pennsylvania 15301

The Pennsylvania Trolley Museum hosts its annual event Trucks, Tractors and Trolleys on Sunday, September 10, 2017. The event runs from 10AM-5PM with the last trolley leaving at 4:00PM. Visitors of this event will have the opportunity to view many different types of trucks from the classic pickups to modern construction trucks. There will be a collection of classic tractors, trolley rides, tours of the Trolley Display Building, and a WWII encampment on the museum’s campus.
Children’s activities will be held in the museum’s Electric Park, weather permitting. Operation Lifesaver and Pet Search will both have booths set up during the event. Admission to the event is $10 for adults, $9 for seniors (ages 62+) and $7 for children (ages 3-15).
Washington & Greene County Antique Tractor Association along with many other organizations will be bringing in a trucks and tractors.  Those interested in registering their truck or tractor may do so the day of the event! There is no fee to register your vehicle and the first 75 registrants will receive a metal commemorative dash plaque! Registration begins at 8:30 AM. Those interested in registering can email VSM@pa-trolley.org or call (724) 228-9256.

 

Behind the Scenes Tour

For the first time ever!

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum invites you to take a look behind the closed doors and buildings that are key to creating our unique museum experience!

On Saturday, September 9, 2017 guests are welcome to be a part of our Behind The Scenes Tour. Join key managers of the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum in a unique all day tour of the grounds. See areas that are not typically open to guests such as our Archives and Substation.

The tour will be held from 10:00AM-4:00PM and lunch will be provided to the guests in our temperature controlled Events Room. All guests will receive their own copy of the Museum Guidebook.

The tour is limited to 25 guests. If you are interested in booking your spot, please click on the ShowClix link found on the Museum’s home page.

Tickets Prices:

$50-Non-Members

$40- Members

(Members will be asked to present their membership card the day of the event.)

This tour is intended for individuals 14 years of age or older.

Museum Closed today due to Power Outage and Local Flooding

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum is CLOSED TODAY due to a power outage and flooding on nearby highways.

Discount tickets on Showclix

Tickets can be used anytime between 10AM and 3PM on the date for which the ticket is purchased

Tickets Include:

Admission to the Museum

Rides on Vintage Street Cars

Tours of the Trolley Display Building and Wexford Station

Terms and Conditions:

  1. Tickets must be purchased via ShowClix prior to the date on which the tickets will be used.
  2. Tickets can be used anytime on the date for which they are purchased (please arrive before 3:00 PM)
  3. No refunds or exchanges allowed.

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