Michlug may 2015 meeting

It’s time for our next meeting…

We’re going to try something new…

We’re going to meet at: Inspired by Bricks: Geared up, a museum display by Scot Thompson (President of MichLUG) in Saginaw, at the CASTLE MUSEUM

We’ll have our next meeting Sunday May 24th 1-4:30 pm (in the display hall)

Castle Museum
500 Federal Ave, Saginaw, MI 48607-1253, United States

Come join us at a LEGO display created by Scot Thompson.

Members will display MOC’s, and enjoy discussing their favorite hobby with other club members. We will also discuss current and upcoming displays.

Thanks in advance for everybody interested and willing to come north and take part in this experience.

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LEGO display at mid-Michigan model Train show in Mt. Plesant MI

Mid-Michigan Model Train Show
Sunday, March 22, 2015

Family Friendly Event
Finch Fieldhouse
On the Campus of CMUTM
Michigan LEGO Users Group (MichLUG) will display a HUGE 13’x16’ town layout, featuring two running trains, and several Michigan buildings, from Bay City, and Midland MI, all built from LEGO® bricks.

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Meeting March 21st – Izakaya Sanpei Japanese restaurant

Michigan LEGO Users Group Meeting
Saturday March 21st 2015
11am-2:30pm
43327 Joy Road Canton, MI 48187
Members will display MOC’s, and enjoy discussing their favorite hobby with other club members. We will also discuss current and upcoming displays. We will plan our permanent LEGO brand retail Lego Users Group display New members inquires are welcome!

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Michlug display at the Toledo train show

Sunday, Mar 8, 2015

Owens Community College Student Health & Activities Center 30335 Oregon Road, Perrysburg, OH 43551 (map)

Greater Toledo Train and Toy Show
Owens Community College
Student Health & Activities Center
30335 Oregon Road, Perrysburg, OH 43551

Sunday, March 8, 2015
Early Birds ($8) 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
General Public ($6) 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Kids 12 and under are always FREE!
with paid adult admission
For more information please call Randy: 419-215-4181419-215-4181
or email us at: trainmasters@bex.net
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Come to the annual GREATER TOLEDO TRAIN AND
TOY SHOW on Sunday, March 8, 2015!

There, you will discover wonderful operating exhibits as well as vendors bringing all sorts of unique and collectible trains and toys from all over the country! FREE rides on “Thomas” riding trains for little ones (age 4 years and under). Area train clubs with fascinating modular layouts representing all gauges. Our own famous and rare 1949 Lionel O-Gauge Store Display, & Tiedtke American Flyer Store Display, Michigan LEGO Club’s huge, 150,000-piece operating LEGO exhibit (you must see to believe this)…and so much more!
Vendors will be on hand to offer trains and accessories of all gauges and manufacturers as well as distinctive and vintage toys of every kind and description to add to your own collection!

A “Family Fun Day For All” for all the enjoyment of all ages!
This is an event you don’t want to miss!
SEE YOU AT THE SHOW!

Dealer Information:
All tables are 8 ft.long.
ADVANCE PRICING: $28.00 each if received by 2/8/15.
$30.00 each if received 2/9/15 to 3/7/15 (month before show).
$38.00 day of show if available.
To reserve your spot please email us at trainmasters@bex.net
if you do not have internet access please call (419-215-4181419-215-4181)
or send a postcard (or letter) to:
Toledo Toymasters
c/o Randy Ramsey
1566 South Ave
Toledo, OH 43609

*In your table request please indicate how many tables, number of dealer badges (2 badges per reservation)
and type of product you will be showing.
Upon receipt of registration and payment you will be sent a
confirmation postcard.
Please note: you must return signed registration form
and payment prior to show to be included.
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To see our 2014-2015 schedule
please visit the “About Us” tab on this site

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Michlug display at the Flint Intistute of Arts

FIA 2015

FIA 2015

Members from the Michigan Lego® Users Group (MichLUG) will exhibit original sculptures constructed from Legos® in the Bishop Gallery during the month of March. In addition, MichLUG members will be on hand March 28 to give brief presentations discussing their works, techniques, inspirations, and meet with fellow Lego® enthusiasts.

March 1st- April 5th

Flint Institute of Arts
1120 E Kearsley St, Flint
(810) 234-1695
Bishop Gallery

Free to the Public

 

FIA Art School LEGO Competition
March 28 • 1:00p–5:00p
Free to the public.

Work Submission • 1:00p–3:00p
Awards Ceremony • 4:00p

The FIA Art School will host the fourth annual Lego® exhibition and competition. This free, one-day, event encourages Lego® enthusiasts grades K-12 to create and submit unique Lego® sculptures. This year, an 18 and over category will be added. All works must be of the artists own design (no copies or out-of-the-box kits) and will be juried in the following categories: most creative, most technically challenging, peoples choice, and honorable mention. Winning submissions may receive Art School scholarships, local merchant gift cards, Lego® kits, and FIA memberships. Selected works will be on exhibition in the Art School the following week. Lego® creations may be no more than 12 inches square and 16 inches in height.

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44th Annual Train show and sale – Saline

The Ann Arbor Model Railroad Club
at the Saline Middle School – Saline, MI

2 Day Show!
February 14th and 15th, 2015

Saturday 10am – 4pm
Sunday 10am – 3pm
Admission $6.00
Scouts in uniform admitted free
Children under 10 free with paid adult
Free shuttle bus service provided to all school parking lots.

Attractions
400+ Tables
Operating Layouts
Tips and Tricks with Leslie Eaton, MMR.
Build and Take Laser Kits by Andy Lester
Free Raffle – Vendor Bucks which can be used towards purchases from any dealer
Dealers from around the country
Food Service
Kids Zone
Valentines available (Sat)
How to Get There:
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The Saline Middle School
7190 N. Maple Rd.
Saline, MI 48176

From US-23
Exit 34, US-12 – Michigan Ave
West on US-12 5 1/2 miles to Maple Rd.
North on Maple 1/2 mile to the Saline Middle School on the west side of Maple.
From I-94
Exit 175, Ann Arbor – Saline Rd.
South on Ann Arbor – Saline 1 mile to Maple Rd.
South on Maple 4 miles to the Saline Middle School on the west side of Maple
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For information on exhibiting or attending, see our website at www.a2trainshow.com,
Call or Fax (734) 426-0829 anytime or (734) 426-5100 Wednesday evenings

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GTE Great Train Show – Novi MI

Suburban Collection Showplace
46100 Grand River, Novi MI 48374 [Map/Directions]
Saturday & Sunday, January 31 & February 1, 2015
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM – Both Days

a PACKED BUILDING, full of dealers with ALL sizes & Scales!!

Hundreds of Tables with Exhibitors from across the country!!

Dealers with everything imaginable for trains & Model Railroading!

Engines, Rolling Stock, DVD’s, Hats, Scenery Material, Track, Trees, Decals, T-Shirts, Books, Magazines, Tools, Lionel, DCC, Thomas, New, Used, Collectible, Everything Trains!!

Operating Model Railroads in a variety of Sizes & Scales!!

Awesome LEGO Layout!!

Bring the Whole Family
— There’s something for everyone to see
— Free Workshops!
— Win hourly door prizes!
— Kids are FREE!!!

Admission: $7.00 for Adults
($2.00 more if purchased
at the door)
*** Good for Both Days! **

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St. Robert Bellarmine Old Toy and train show Jan 25 2014

The 29th annual St. Robert Bellarmine Ole Toy & Train Show is on track for Sunday, Jan. 25.

This year’s show is going to be significantly bigger and better than it has been in many years, according to Jim Vote, train show co-chair.

“We expect to have over 230 dealer tables and at least six operating displays this year, including the very popular LEGO display that fills an entire room by itself,”

Admission is $3 per person or $6 per family and the show is open to the public from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and early birds can pay $10 and get in at 10:30 a.m.

Call 313-937-1500 or email cbalawjpc@yahoo.com for more information or table donations.

St. Robert Bellarmine is at 27201 W. Chicago in Redford.

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Michigan LEGO User Group Meeting

Members will display MOC’s, and enjoy discussing their favorite hobby with other club members. We will also discuss upcoming displays and events. ELECT club officers, plan our upcoming show @ Flint institute of arts, and discuss this year’s LUGBULK. New members inquires are welcome!

January 10th 2015.
11a-3pm

Flint Institute of Arts
Art School
1120 E. Kearsley St.
Flint, MI 48503
Lecture room

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Michigan LEGO Users Group Meeting

November 8th 2014
11am-2:30pm
43327 Joy Road Canton, MI 48187
Members will display MOC’s, and enjoy discussing their favorite hobby with other club members. We will also discuss upcoming displays and events. Nominate club officers, and start preparing for next years LUGBULK. New members inquires are welcome!

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MichLUG SUMMER MEETING 2014

Sunday Aug. 31st 6p-8pm
LEGO brand retail Store – Somerset Collection
@ store closing please arrive early to shop.
MichLUG/LTC members and guests will gather to talk about LEGO, show off MOC’s, and plan for future events and shows. Please note Sunday August 31st is LUG appreciation day, so please arrive early.

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