Category Archives: Lego

Bricktober Minifig Exchange @ TRU

According to the most recent LEGO Club magazine Toys R Us stores in Canada will be hosting a minifig exchange October 13th & 14th.

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Tillicum Kids Lego Show

http://www.tillicumkids.com/ VicLUG is excited to be helping Robin Sather in the 3rd Tillicum Kids Lego event. The event will be March 9-11 and will feature the big Duplo build, a kids creation contest, a VicLUG moc table and a kid …

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Victoria 8th Ultimate Hobby and Toy Fair

VicLUG will be there! Victoria 8th Ultimate Hobby and Toy Fair October 16th 2011 Pearkes Areana, behind Silver City at Tillicum Mall 3100 Tillicum Road General Admission $3 9am-3pm 8am Early Bird tickets $10 or $5 at Cherrybomb Toys Kids …

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Happy Fun Build Time Video

I came across this little video today called Build Anything. Simple and sweet with happy, calming music as I prepare to leave for BrickCon in Seattle on Thursday morning. Many will have already seen it – it is more than …

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Tillicum Kids!

Robin Sather from Brickville ( www.brickville.ca ) is back for the second year of Tillicum Kids ( www.tillicumkids.com ) and we’re jazzed to be part of it again. There will be the giant Duplo doubledecker bus that will be built …

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Post-Gottacon

VicLUG was stoked to be part of Gottacon for the 3rd year, and it was the best one yet! We had a speed build, blind build, and kid build stations, as well as our VicWars game which we refined even …

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Gottacon

VicLUG will be at Gottacon again this year! February 4-6 we’ll have our VicWars ( based on BrikWars ) tabletop minifig game, blind build contest as well as our kid build setup. Our main hours of activity will be in …

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Sidney Museum

The Sidney Museum Lego show is in full swing and VicLUG is happy to be part of this wonderful (6th!) annual event again! The show runs from January to March and is at 2423 Beacon, admission by donation. http://www.sidneymuseum.ca/

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LEGO related injuries

Ever stepped on a LEGO brick in the middle of the night? [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CBhyskisVNM[/youtube]

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Antikythera Mechanism

The Antikythera Mechanism is an ancient Greek machine used to predict eclipses: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antikythera_mechanism An Apple engineer took some time off to recreate it in LEGO! [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RLPVCJjTNgk[/youtube]

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