Category Archives: Media

Beyond the Brick ep.141 – John Langrish

John Langrish was recently interviewed by Joshua Hanlon and Matthew Kay of Beyond the Brick.   John, a member of VicLUG, the VLC and AbbyLUG  talks about some of his castle builds, his history in the LEGO community and shares a … Continue reading

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Trains 2014 – Cameron Rec Centre recap – Nov 8 – 9, 2014

This past weekend, the Vancouver LEGO club had a display at Trains 2014, British Columbia’s biggest model train show which is held annually at the Cameron Recreation Centre in Burnaby.   I hope that you were able to get out … Continue reading

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Rebricker of the Week: Tyler Sky aka Tsky64 or Bricksky

Sara at LEGO’s Rebrick website reached out to VLC member Tyler Sky and interviewed him about his prolific building hobby.  It can be found here: http://rebrick.lego.com/en-US/BottomMenu/Blog/922014-tsky64-bricksky.aspx or is reproduced below: by SMOORESARA 02nd september 2014 at 14:18 Most people can’t imagine … Continue reading

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AbbyLUG LEGO creation helps raise money for Surrey Memorial Hospital Foundation

A shout out to our neighbours, AbbyLUG, for their fabulous contribution to the Surrey Memorial Hospital Foundation auction.  They faithfully recreated the new Critical Care Tower built out of LEGO and donated the creation which went to auction at the … Continue reading

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[article] Langara Voice: Vancouver LEGO Club: Big Kids with Little Toys

A couple weeks back, Keith and Pierre were contacted by Ashley Legassic for an article for the Langara Voice.  It is reproduced here from the following link: http://www.langaravoice.ca/2014/03/26/vancouver-lego-club-big-kids-with-little-toys/ Vancouver Lego Club: Big kids with little toys March 26, 2014 1:56 … Continue reading

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[article] Capilano Courier – BRICK BY BRICK: Lego Beyond A Childhood Toy

Original link: http://capilanocourier.com/brick-by-brick-lego-beyond-a-childhood-toy/ BRICK BY BRICK Lego Beyond A Childhood Toy By Romila Barryman | Published: March 12, 2014 “Leg godt” or “Play Well” was the ideology Ole Kirk Christiansen used to build his toy company in 1932. This Danish … Continue reading

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AbbyLUG (and the VLC) on CityTV Vancouver

I’m not ashamed to admit it, I stole this article from our neighbours AbbyLUG. Adele, a member of AbbyLUG, posted this and was part of the crew being interviewed before the launch of The LEGO Movie which as those who … Continue reading

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[Courier] Oakridge: Lego’s not just for kids

The Vancouver Courier contacted us about doing a community article on our Community showcase at the Oakridge Mall LEGO Store.   If you happen to see the print article, they used a photo that has me holding a brick built LEGO … Continue reading

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[Vancouver Sun] LEGO Still Appeals to All Ages – Sept 21st, 2013

Just before the Guildford Town Centre LEGO Store Grand Opening, we were contacted by the Vancouver Sun newspaper for an interview about LEGO.   It is reproduced here for your convenience but he article below ran in the Sat Sept 21st, … Continue reading

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Burnaby NewsLeader: John Kwok ‘acts horrified’ as Godzilla unleashed at recent Nikkei Matsuri

Recently the Vancouver LEGO Club participated in Nikkei Place’s Japanese Night Market called Nikkei Matsuri.  At our display Godzilla could be seen coming out of the water unleashing his reign of terror on the rest of our display, or the … Continue reading

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