1.  San Diego IPMS Meeting on Friday 26 May at the Girl Scouts Headquarters, 1231 Upas Street, San Diego, CA 92103.  Please enter the compound from Richmond Street. The doors open at 6:30 PM and the meeting starts at 7:00 PM. See the IPMS San Diego Calendar for more information.

This meeting:

  • Please bring an ongoing project to discuss at the meeting.
  • Contest Committee Meet at 0630
  • *** Please bring kit donations for the upcoming Model Expo Swap Meet and Model Contest Raffle! *** 
    • We need quality unstarted kits to support our club raffle effort.

Next Meeting (June 23):

  • Please bring an ongoing project to discuss at the meeting.

2.  The San Diego Model Car Club will meet on 20 June starting at 6:30 PM at the San Diego Automotive Museum.  (

3.  The San Diego Air and Space Modeling Group will meet at the Tailhook Association HQ on Saturday 10 June at noon.  The address is 9696 Businesspark Ave, San Diego, CA 92131.

4.  The Secret Society of Model Builders meets the second Sunday of the month at 6:00 pm at:
“At Ease Games”
8990 Miramar Rd #140
San Diego, CA 92126
-They have a forum for hosting models and discussions at:

5.  The San Diego Ship Modelers Guild meets the second Tuesday of each month at the San Diego Maritime Museum, 1492 N. Harbor Dr., San Diego, CA 92101.  New website:

6. Pendleton AMPS San Diego meets the 3rd Saturday of the month at American Legion Post 282, 8118 University Ave. La Mesa, CA 91944-0265. Contact Paul Miles at for details.

7. The next Kit Collectors Show will be held on 9 July at 11300 Stanford Ave Garden Grove, California, CA 92840.

8. IPMS San Diego in conjunction with the San Diego Model Car Club will hold the 12th Annual Model Expo Swap Meet and Model Contest on Saturday 3 June at the San Diego Air & Space Museum’s Gillespie Field Annex, located 335 Kenney Street in El Cajon. Please see our latest update page for the flyer and categories.

9. The 2017 IPMS National Convention will be held at the LaVista Conference Center, 12520 Westport Parkway, La Vista, NE, 68128. Event Date: July 26, 2017 to July 29, 2017. Website: