Welcome to the Carolina Piedmont Division, NMRA Mid-Eastern Region!

Carolina Piedmont Division (CPD 13) members are dedicated to furthering the hobby of model railroading through public displays, community involvement and educational activities. The Division models all scales and railroads, and welcomes new members, especially newcomers to the hobby. There is always plenty to do and learn, so come and join the fun. Check below on this page for information on the next Division meeting...

October IN PERSON Meeting!!!

The next Division Meeting will be in person held on Tuesday, November 9th at 7pm. Location at The Preserve at Jordan Lake HOA Club.
833 The Preserve Trail, Chapel Hill, NC 27517

Our Board of Directors meeting will be held earlier at 6:30pm in the same place.

Presentation will be Workshop Organizing by Jack Dziadul and Charlie Rausch, MMR

Future Popular Vote Contests

To encourage Members of the Division, Region, or NMRA to display models or scenery they have constructed and/or modified/superdetailed from a kit, a Popular Vote Contest is held at each Division meeting, or elsewhere as directed by the Superintendent.

November – A Tool Car or Tool Shed

Mid-Eastern Region Conventions

2021 MER Convention

Hosted by Chesapeake Division

Oct. 21-24, 2021

Delta by Marriott Hunt Valley Inn, MD


2022 MER Convention

Hosted by Carolina Southern Division


Charlotte, NC


Train Shows:

November 6th - 7th , 9 am – 5 pm

Neuse River Valley Model Railroad Club

Jim Graham Building, North Carolina State Fairgrounds, Raleigh, NC.