Author: ChiefBrick

Skateboarding Knights and the Ninjago Master

New friends called in to the Brick Barn yesterday!  A wonderful family with two young boys who could not contain their excitement to be in a shop full of Lego.  It was awesome to be apart of their afternoon of joy. I was schooled in the arts of Airjitzu because much of the play was focused…
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August 1, 2016 2

Today at the Brick Barn

The ghosts are on the loose!  Now I have to build the Ghostbusters Firehouse Headquarters to get them back into containment.  Over 4600 bricks of FUN (gosh, I hope the bags are numbered 🙂 ).  I will be working my way through the build today and tomorrow and the finished model will be on display…
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July 30, 2016 0

Build A Set: Disassemble A Set

A few curious visitors dropped by the Brick Barn today.  I hope to see more of you this weekend! With much of my brick sorting nearly finished it is time to have a whole bunch of fun this weekend.  Therefore, I will be tackling 75827: Ghostbusters Firehouse Headquarters is a behemoth 4600+ brick set.  It is…
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July 29, 2016 0

Brick Barn Parties

“Do you host parties?” So far, this has been either the first or second question every visitor asks when they enter the Brick Barn. “Yes!” is now the answer. Although we are still organizing ourselves to be able to accommodate parties (Birthday or otherwise), we are now able to share with you our Party @ the Brick Barn…
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July 28, 2016 0

Today at the Brick Barn

Some exciting changes to start a new week. As the day progresses there will be a couple of small announcements made here and linked to Facebook. Yet the biggest change, as a result of feedback from guests as well as a need to simplify our pricing strategy, is – Brick Barn is now $6 per playing…
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July 28, 2016 0

Week Wrap Up

Well it is the end of Brick Barn’s first business week of operation.  I met lots of interesting guests, enjoyed great conversations, shared tasty treats from Crust and Crumb, watched everyone’s unique creativity with Lego and simply was pleased with spreading a bit of joy into the world. I loved the different reactions people had upon entering the Brick Barn…
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July 25, 2016 0

Today at the Brick Barn

It’s Monday!  And if anyone feels like they have a case of the “Office Space” Mondays: Don’t run out to Chotchkie’s (which incidentally is a play on the word tchotchke or a small decorative object or trinket – such a good period movie) instead drop by the Brick Barn have a coffee or tea with a…
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July 25, 2016 0

Lego Angels and Dog Tackling

We had several visitors to the Brick Barn today.  Some people were checking out the facility for the first time discovering what we are all about – pure, creative fun with Lego!  Others were returning guests. We even had a family in from Thunder Bay, Ontario and we had a lot of fun with Dawn and the…
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July 24, 2016 0