Membership
Chattanooga Society of Model Engineers, Inc. (CSME)
is a non-profit corporation registered with the State of Tennessee
Incorporated December 6, 2002
Starting 2018, we are excited to offer membership renewals and new memberships by credit/debit card, PayPal, check or cash. If paying by card or Paypal, there will be a $2.50 transaction fee which is added to the membership cost. The credit/debit or PayPal buttons are near the bottom of this page. You can still pay by check or cash if you prefer.
If you are paying online, please be sure to download, print and sign an updated waiver to bring on your next visit to the track. If you prefer, you can mail your updated waiver to the club address:
          Chattanooga Society of Model Engineers, Inc.
          PO Box 642
          Dunlap, TN 37327
If this is your first year of membership, you will receive a welcome letter to your email with in a few days.
If you have any questions, click here.
Membership Class Annual Dues Description
Regular
(Age 18+)
$80
  • Complete railroad access following the property owner guidelines
  • Membership newsletter recipient and "member only" access
  • May operate club owned trains after qualifing
  • May rent available storage space
  • Voting member on all matters before membership
  • Eligible to hold office or chair committees
  • Age 16-17 requires a parent or guardian co-signer
  • Associate $50
  • Access to property only with a regular member or on a scheduled day
  • Membership newsletter recipient and "member only" access
  • Non voting member
  • May not store trains on property
  • Spouse $15
  • Spouse of a regular or associate member
  • Access to property only with a regular member
  • Non voting member
  • Child $5
  • Child under 18 living at home with regular or associate member
  • Access to property only with member, parent or regular member acting as responsible guardian
  • Age 15-17 may operate trains alone after exam and orientation
  • Engineers 14 and under must have adult engineer on train
  • Family $110
  • One regular member plus a spouse and all children under 18 living at home
  • This membership class is best for families with three or more children
  • If you wish to pay for your membership via credit/debit card or PayPal, please use the following pulldown menus and buttons:
    Membership Levels

    Spouse and Children
    Spouse Name:
    Children Names

    Member Application (PDF)
    Visitor Waiver (PDF)
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    Print out the application and waiver, complete and mail to address on application.