Wednesday Sep 30 2009 comments All aboard for Railroad Days! By: Michael Kirby/Colfax Record -A +A Carol Ebbitt of Lincoln and Ray Dodds of Foresthill demonstrate gold panning during Railroad Days in downtown Colfax. Avery Robinson, 11, and Lauren Engelaing, 9, watch as Teri Murch sews quilt blocks together. Children were invited to select blocks and have them sewn together. ?Back Then,? a quilt created by Melba Wren, features embroidered images of historic sites in Colfax. The quilt was honored with a ribbon by Teri Murch. Christina Slowick and Joe Offer, of Applegate, participate in Saturday?s contra dance demonstration. Wyatt Graves, 5, admires G-scale model trains set up by the Sacramento Valley Garden Railway Society.