The Grand River Historical Society Museum quarterly meeting open to the public will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 24, at the Chillicothe Elks Lodge, 401 Harvester Road.

The Grand River Historical Society Museum quarterly meeting open to the public will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 24, at the Chillicothe Elks Lodge, 401 Harvester Road. The program will feature a panel discussion on Chillicothe’s status as a major railroad hub in north central Missouri during the 20th century. Museum board President Marvin Holcer will moderate the discussion as Danny Gramenz, Jim Henley, Dick Samms, Butch Schaffer and Everett Shipp will discuss the many railroads which have gone through Chillicothe over the years and relate their tales and memories of the past importance of railroad transportation in the history of our community. Anyone who is a railroad enthusiast is invited to attend the meeting and share railroad stories. The dinner of pork loin, prepared by Jeff Frampton, will begin at 6:30 p.m. and the program should start around 7:15 to 7:30 p.m. The cost for the dinner and program is $10 per person. For reservations call the museum at 646-1341 or Ron Wilder at 646-0502.