Browsing Archive: February, 2013

Saskatoon Train Show wrap-up

Posted by adam dodge on Tuesday, February 26, 2013, In : Show Info 
This past weekend, the Saskatchewan Lego Users Group took part in the Prairie Rail Workshop-hosted Saskatoon Model Train Show.  It was held at the Western Development Museum in Saskatoon and had a very good turn-out by the public (numbers pending).

Eight of our members took part in the show creating a large 40'x8' train layout, as well as two display tables chalk-full of creations!  We were fortunate enough to earn the Best Non-Scale display award again for our efforts!

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RPL Workshop: Technically Speaking

Posted by adam dodge on Friday, February 15, 2013, In : LUG news 
This Saturday we are hosting our second workshop at the Connaught Branch of the Regina Public Library!

This weeks workshop is geared towards things that move!  Instead of focusing on the standard bricks, our workshop will be showcasing the ways to use the gears and bricks of the Technic (teck-nik) line.  These sets usually feature vehicles (cars, helicpoters, construction equipment, etc.) with gears, motors and other things which create action and allow them movement.

Whether you're a gear-he...

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North American Activity

Posted by adam dodge on Monday, February 11, 2013, In : Misc. 

Since there are Lego Users Group (LUGs) all around the world, Lego has instituted a team of people to keep tabs on and support those groups.  They've got a blog to track their adventures ( ) and while on it I stumbled upon the image and list below.  It's nothing all-important, but I found it neat enough to share:


AbbyLUG – Abbotsford LEGO® Users Group
ALA – Adult LEGO® Alliance
CLTC – Calgary LEGO® Train Club
MBLUG – Manitoba LEGO® Users Group

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