The December Meeting is Cancelled

Due to the increased COVID-related restrictions in San Diego County, the December meeting is cancelled.

The status of the January meeting will be announced at a later date.




The November Meeting is Cancelled

Due to the increased COVID-related restrictions in San Diego County, the November meeting is cancelled.

The status of the December meeting will be announced at a later date.




October 2020 Meeting

We had a great meeting on Saturday, October 31. People brought in lots of great projects. Also, people brought in examples of their oldest models.

We will meet again on Saturday, November 28 at 1PM. Please check the calendar for details. The theme for the next meeting will be – “The Model with the Most Aftermarket Parts”.

Current Project Photos:

“Oldest Model” Photos:




September 2020 Meeting

We had a great informal and socially distanced meeting on Saturday, September 26 at the San Diego Air and Space Museum Annex.

We had lots of great models brought for show and tell. The theme was “what subject do you have the most kits of?” Scott Pence had the most with well over 30 kits of Sherman tanks.

One more note – this website won the IPMS USA Website of the Year for 2020!




August 2020 Meeting

We had a great informal meeting at the Air and Space Museum Annex at Gillespie Field. Lots of great models and works in progress – pictures are below.

For our next meeting in September – we will have a theme: A subject of which you have build multiple models over your life. How many have you built? Why that subject?




The August Meeting will be on the 22nd

The August meeting has been moved from Saturday, August 29, to Saturday August 22. We apologize for the confusion.




The July Meeting is Cancelled

Unfortunately, the July meeting is now cancelled due to the renewed COVID-related restrictions. Thank you for your understanding,




June 2020 Meeting

We had an a great meeting on Saturday, June 27, at the Gillespie Field Annex of the San Diego Air and Space Museum. People brought some great models. Pictures are below.




May 2020 Meeting and Project Pictures

We had a small meeting at the Air and Space Museum Annex at Gillespie Field on Saturday, May 30 at 1PM. Folks brought their current projects to display:

Additionally – Christopher Jonas finished an F-4U Corsair, a P-51 Mustang and a Rick Dom Mobile Suit:

Finally – Ethan Idenmill continued to work on his I-400 Submarine:




The May Meeting has been rescheduled

The May meeting has been rescheduled to Saturday, May 30 at 1PM at the San Diego Air and Space Museum Annex at 335 Kenney Street in El Cajon.

If you choose to attend – you must wear a facemask and maintain social distancing. If you do not, you will be asked to leave.

Additionally, please read the announcement by Dave Lockheart, director of local chapters, regarding COVID-19: http://www.ipmsusa.org/

In particular – “In light of the current pandemic situation, please be aware that neither IPMS/USA nor its Chapters are liable for any potential transmission of illnesses.  Those planning to attend this event should (a) follow existing safe social distancing recommendations and (b) abide by any local or state regulations regarding gatherings.”