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Calling All LEGO Artists!

Do you build amazing structures the whole world should see?

Submit your LEGO creation for display at the Library!

Submission Deadline: Saturday, August 17, 2013

These examples created by some of our in-house LEGO builders



  • Open to ages LEGO builders age 18 and under, as well as teams that include at least one member under 18.
  • Selected entries must be able to be delivered to the Central Library.

Size Requirements:

  • Due to display case sizes, entries should be less than 17 1/4″ x 17 1/4″ wide, and 13 3/4″ high.
  • We have two taller display cases, so entries up to 19 1/2″ high may also be submitted.


To apply, email the following info to

  • Name(s)
  • Age(s)
  • Address and phone number
  • School attending Fall 2013
  • Name of structure being submitted
  • Photo of structure being submitted


Download and print flyer (pdf)


Comments (6)

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  1. Jim Breiling says:


    If you’ve not already done it, you might want to post a recent book about the origins and varying course of the products and well-being of the Lego company, which is based in the tiny Danish town or Biliund.

    Brick by Brick: How Lego rewrote the rules of innovation and conquered the global toy industry, By David Robertson with Bill Breen, Crown Business/Random House,

  2. Natalie Levitan says:

    Love the idea! How long will the legos be displayed?

    • The LEGO-Building Librarian says:


      The selected structures will be displayed through September at the Central Library.

  3. Erik says:

    When do the displays begin?
    The announcements have NO dates about the event.
    I dropped off my son’s creation at Columbia Pike, and they knew little

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