• ConnLUG Gathers in Glastonbury for March Meeting

    Twenty-two members of ConnLUG gathered at the Keller Williams Realty offices in Glastonbury on Saturday, 16 March for the March Monthly Meeting. Current members introduced themselves and spoke about their own history with LEGO, their likes, and dislikes in some cases – you know who you are Jack Stone fans – and mentioned where they hail from. We had three guests as well, including the parents of a very new AFOL in training, who enjoyed the NEXO KNIGHTS wheels as much as any of us! We reviewed club business, including the adoption of our new website, registration, and our chosen chat platform Discord, as well as events, both upcoming and…

  • Sculpting Creativity at the Wadsworth Atheneum

    On Saturday, March 9th, members of ConnLUG were on hand at the Wadsworth Atheneum – America’s oldest continually operating public art museum – to help families explore their artistic side through the medium of LEGO®. As part of the Wadsworth’s Second Saturdays program, a variety of activities centered around the theme of sculpting were available throughout the museum. At ConnLUG’s table, builders were limited to 2×4 bricks in blue, white, and green. Nevertheless, visitors were able to build some impressive creations. Second Saturdays at the Wadsworth Atheneum offer free admission on the second Saturday of every month. The museum features a variety of educational and creative activities in one of…

  • ConnLUG Inspires Youth Builders

    ConnLUG inspires youth builders at the Middlebury Public Library on 21 February, 2019. ConnLUG was present at the Middlebury Public Library in Middlebury, CT on Thursday, 21 February for the Community Build Event being held there. Three of our members took time out of their days to work with 12 children from around the area, who they assisted with building the LEGO® Drone Explorer 31071.