Category Archives: Front Page News

For items that should be seen on the front page of the VLC site.

Arbutus Ridge Townhouse Development in LEGO (teaser image) – Paul Hetherington

Alas, The Ridge theatre, bowling alley and strip mall in Vancouver are gone.  To be replaced by The Arbutus Ridge Townhouse Development.   Paul Hetherington has chosen to replicated this new complex in LEGO.   I speculate that there won’t … Continue reading

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VLC Sandbox Invasion – BrickCon 2014 MOC

Here is the VLC entry for BrickCon 2014′s theme of Invasion.   Initially conceived by Keith (hamslice) with contributions by Dave, Allan, Tim and Shane.  The idea is a sandbox overrun by green army men and the obstacles the bugs … Continue reading

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Brickcon 2014 Award winning MOC – Mouse Guard by Paul Hetherington aka BrickBaron

Welcome to the world of Mouse Guard, the graphic novel, comic and role playing game by David Petersen. These great stories follow the adventures of Lieam, Saxon and Kenzie. Three of the Guards finest guards mice. Their duty is to … Continue reading

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4th Annual Literacy Building Challenge – Surrey City Central – Oct 18th and 19th, 2014

Calling All LEGO Enthusiasts! Come see LEGO Certified Professional, Robin Sather build a large scale Jack-O-Lantern onsite and enjoy all the other fun LEGO activities! The 2014 theme for the 4th Annual Literacy Building Challenge is Imagination. Each sponsored team is challenged … 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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Tintin Land of Black Gold cover in LEGO bricks by Paul Hetherington

Paul Hetherington a.k.a BrickBaron has once again astounded us with another creation which will be instantly recognizable to most based off a Tintin comic cover. Well done! It’s currently on display at the Oakridge LEGO Store for the month of … 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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Thank you for coming out to Vancouver Mini-Maker Faire!

Thanks so much for all who took the time to come out to Vancouver Mini-Maker Faire.  And thanks to the organizers for putting on a great event and providing with us with a great space to show off our creations. … Continue reading

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Family FUSE Weekend Vancouver Art Gallery – June 21 and 22nd, 2014

  Did you miss seeing our display at Vancouver Mini-Maker Faire?  Well, come out and see us at the Vancouver Art Gallery this weekend, June 21st and 22nd. For the past year, members of the Vancouver LEGO Club have been … Continue reading

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Brick and Drinks II: Science World After Dark Photos and Leaderboards

So did you have what it takes to get one of the coveted Vancouver LEGO Club Science World After Dark medals?  Well, for bragging rights, we’re posting the Leaderboards for the Events held at last week’s Bricks and Drinks Part … Continue reading

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