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Legopalooza Event

When:

Saturday, March 8

Where:

Deerfield Twp.,

Description:

The Rutgers Cooperative Extension 4-H Youth Development Program of Cumberland County and the Bridgeton Library will team for a LEGO inspired fun from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 8 at the Cumberland County 4-H Center 291 Morton Ave. The program will include hands-on activities, screenings of Brick Films, and a Lego contest. Legopalooza participants are invited to bring their own Lego creations to showcase and enter in a Lego contest. The contest includes categories for 4 different age groups. The “Kit Build” category is for entries built according to instructions. “Kit Bash” entries are those that involve original construction or design. Group entries can be submitted, but should be entered in the age group of the oldest participant. Local educators and community volunteers will judge the contest. The event is free and open to the public. In order to help plan for the event, registration is requested. Arrangements can be made to drop off entries in advance of the event. Entries should be retrieved at the close of the event on March 8. For registration information and guidelines, contact the 4-H office at 451-2800.