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Second Saturday of the month Open Houses

Due to popular demand, the good people at Brickmania have decided to start having Open Houses again.  Same as before, second Saturday of each month, 10am – 4pm. First one will be August 8th!  The current plan is to have … Continue reading

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World War Brick Minneapolis

World War Brick Minneapolis is almost upon us. Brickmania’s very own Lego® convention for military enthusiasts is this weekend, and we’ll have the Train Room open during the public events on Saturday and Sunday. This is an opportunity to see … Continue reading

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Art-a-Whirl is coming

Art-a-Whirl is this weekend! Friday, May 17: 5 pm – 10 pm Saturday, May 18: 12 pm – 8 pm Sunday, May 19: 12 pm – 5 pm Brickmania will be hosting several artists and Pizza Luce will be serving on … Continue reading

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National Train Day – May 9

National Train Day is this Saturday, May 9! While we’re not quite ready to open up our Train Room to the public (see us at Art-a-Whirl the following weekend), we will be celebrating National Train Day at a few locations … Continue reading

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Upcoming Open Houses

Our friends at Brickmania have posted details about Art-a-Whirl activities in their space: http://brickmaniatoys.com/art-a-whirl/ Your admission fee gains access to the Train Room, where will we have trains running on the 12 remaining tables of Layout #4 and on the … Continue reading

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Layout #5 is underway

On the evening of 26 Feb 2015, we broke ground on the first wing of our new X-shaped train layout. This will be one of the two “low” arms of the new layout, which will feature our new rail yard … Continue reading

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Groundbreaking!

As some of you may know, our club members usually get together on Thursday nights to work on projects. For the past few months, that has meant sorting, washing, sorting, more sorting, and even more sorting of bricks removed from … Continue reading

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Happy New Year, and big news from the Train Room

First, thanks to all who came out to see us in 2014, at Brickmania, at the Jackson Street Roundhouse, at the Weismann Art Museum, at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts – we always enjoy seeing your reactions and talking to … Continue reading

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Extra December Open Houses

(I should have posted this three weeks ago!) The train room is open every Saturday in December, 10am – 4pm.  We like to do some extra Open Houses in December, because we know people have families visiting from out of … Continue reading

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Special Events at Brickmania

Coming up this Saturday, November 22nd – come out and build LEGO mosaics of some Adam Turman prints.  This will be similar to some of the other group mosaic builds, like the ones at World War Brick or the Minneapolis … Continue reading

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