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LEGOPalooza 2012

Announcing: The 8th Annual LEGOPalooza Presented by: Morehead Planetarium and North Carolina LEGO Users Group Returning for the eighth year, LEGOPalooza is back and better than ever! This year brings dedicated rooms for MindStorms and Brickfilms, as well as hundreds … Continue reading

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LEGO Games Tour coming to Raleigh

We received our copy of the LEGO Club Magazine this week and it contained a flyer advertising the LEGO Games Tour. I noticed that Raleigh was on the list and it is coming up in a couple weeks. The Games Tour will visit Raleigh July 16-18, 2010 and will be at Moore Square in downtown […] Continue reading

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Mentoring an FTC Robotics Team

For the past four to five months I have been working with the Apex Androids, FTC Robotics Team #3916.  The Apex Androids are based out of Apex High School and are a brand new team or rookie team as they are referred to by FIRST.  I started working with the team last December as they […] Continue reading

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AFOL A Blocumentary

While I dislike (despise?) the term AFOL, this video (direct link here) is very well done and worth 25-30 minutes of your time to watch. AFOL A Blocumentary from AFOL on Vimeo. What is it about the term AFOL (Adult Fan of LEGO) that I don’t like? It is hard to put it into words […] Continue reading

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Toy Fair 2010 Pictures

A few years ago I found a link to a site called Altered States Magazine.  ASM had very good Toy Fair coverage, particularly of LEGO.  These days pictures from Toy Fair are pretty prevalent but ASM still has very good coverage. Unfortunately there are no pictures of the 2010 trains.  At least none that I […] Continue reading

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