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July Open Houses

UPDATE: First Thursday is July 3rd.  Train room will not be open for visitors on the 3rd.  The mechanical work being done in the room (Air Conditioner system being installed!) will have workers cutting holes in the roof of the room, … Continue reading

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June news

“First Thursday” Open House is this week, June 5th, 5pm – 9pm. “Second Saturday”, June 14th, will be an especially busy day for the GMLTC!  Some of us will be in Chicago for Brickworld, some of us will be at … Continue reading

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May Open Houses, and Art-A-Whirl

I had to get this up early, because the “First Thursday” in May is the 1st!  We’ll be open 5pm – 9pm. “Second Saturday” is May 10th, we’ll be there 10am – 4pm.  As always, if you bring your Lego … Continue reading

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April Open Houses

Some big changes around Brickmania the last few weeks!  As mentioned before, both train layouts have been moved into the smaller room to the East of the big room.  Brickmania needs more space for more displays, and for more employees. … Continue reading

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March Open Houses

Another month with the calendar quirk of the ‘First Thursday’ and ‘Second Saturday’ being two days apart. ‘First Thursday’ is March 6th, 5pm – 9pm.  ‘Second Saturday’ is March 8th, 10am – 4pm.  Many of the Brickmania folks will be … Continue reading

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February Open Houses

The February Open House schedule is our ‘normal’ schedule. “First Thursday”, February 6th, 5pm – 9pm.  And “Second Saturday”, February 8th, 10am – 4pm.  As always, bring your LEGO trains and you can run them on our layout. On Friday … Continue reading

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Looking forward to 2014

Just wanted to say a quick “Thank You!” to all the friends we’ve seen in 2013, and tell you how much we’re looking forward to 2014.  Thanks to everyone who came out to our Open Houses, thanks to everyone who … Continue reading

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It’s December, and the snow is coming down…

‘Old Man Winter’ took a look at the calendar, and must have thought it was time for snow!  But ‘while the weather outside is frightful’, it’s also time for the December Open Houses at Brickmania. First Thursday is December 5th, … Continue reading

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November Open Houses

It’s November already?  Weren’t we just in Summer a few days ago? Open Houses this week!  First Thursday is November 7th, 5pm – 9pm.  We are going to be finishing work on Brickmania’s Van Gogh mosaic that we started at … Continue reading

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“Small Trains, Big Imagination”

The GMLTC’s own Steve Demlow is featured on Metro Transit’s Blog! Steve has built LEGO versions of Metro Transit’s light rail, and Northstar Commuter Rail trains that are featured at Brickmania during our Open Houses, and has also built trains … Continue reading

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