Author Archives: Sean Jackson

VLC Goes to the Mountains in the Sea to Sky Model Train and Hobby Show

This past weekend the VLC was the Railway Museum of BC where we had the largest town and train layout that the VLC has ever made. This included multiple train stations, rail yard, downtown city, some rural farms and much … Continue reading

Posted in Front Page News | Leave a comment

Visit the VLC at Recovery Day BC 2022

Come visit the VLC this weekend, Saturday Sept 10th, 2022 for Recovery Day BC. This is the 10th anniversary of the event is Canada’s largest mental health and addiction recovery event. For more information about Recovery Day please visit their … Continue reading

Posted in Front Page News | Leave a comment

Family Farm Day 2022 at London Heritage Farm

This past weekend the VLC attended the Family Farm Day at London Heritage Farm. Participants were encouraged to visit the VLC bee building station to add a bee to a beehive! This all day event also saw people connect with … Continue reading

Posted in Front Page News | Leave a comment

VLC Builder Showcase – Paul Hetherington

Paul Hetherington is an award winning LEGO artist. His building style is known around the world for it’s fun storytelling, building techniques and masterful use of colors. Paul’s work has been featured in books, magazines, online blogs and news stories. … Continue reading

Posted in Front Page News | Leave a comment

Golden Spike Days Festival 2022

This past weekend the VLC was privileged to attend the Golden Spike Days Festival over the Canada Day long weekend. There we were able to show off some train builds, engage people in building a mosaic, and create some Hall … Continue reading

Posted in VLC shows | Leave a comment

Upcoming July VLC Events

Are you interested in seeing some of the amazing builds that our members create? Then be sure to come out to the Golden Spike Days Festival in Port Moody this Canada Day long weekend. The festival starts Thursday the 30th … Continue reading

Posted in Front Page News, VLC shows | Leave a comment

VLC Goes Scandinavian

This past weekend VLC was at the Scandinavian Midsummer Festival in Burnaby. Here we had a city layout for people to see including some pop-culture build and builds on landmarks in the Lower Mainland. Can you spot them?

Posted in Front Page News | Leave a comment

The VLC’s “Dean Lovell Outstanding MOC” Winner for 2021!

This years winner of the Dean Lovell Award for the Outstanding MOC of 2021 was won by John N for his Vancouver Fireboat #2 build

Posted in Front Page News | Leave a comment

Dean Lovell Outstanding Moc Nominees

Every year the VLC nominates the builds of our members to receive the Dean Lovell award for an outstanding MOC created in the previous year. This award recognizes a great VLC builder who passed many years ago and was created … Continue reading

Posted in Front Page News | Leave a comment

Hello there!

Hello VLC Readers! I’m Sean, our new publicist, what does that mean you ask? It means that going forward we’re going to be a lot more active here showcasing what is happening within the VLC, our previous shows, upcoming events, … Continue reading

Posted in Front Page News | Leave a comment