Prologue: May 2006 - Two events happen nearly simultaneously: Brian first learns about Gary McIntyre via a write-up about Gary's work in the Utah Valley Parade of Homes in the Deseret News. Ember (Brian's wife) registers Brian for Brickfest. Gary searchs BrickFest registrants for Utah residents and e-mails Brian. June 2006 - Gary and Brian speak on the phone. Epoch Location: Gary's Home Highland, Utah Date: July 2006 Attending: Gary and Brian New Members: Gary and Brian - 😉 Memorable Moment: attempted draft but Wal-mart had no sets! BrickFest 2006 Location: Washington, DC Date: August 2006 Attending: Gary, Jordan and Brian New Members: Jordan Memorable Moments: Brickfest! Watching Gary walk on tables chuck full of LEGO MOCs to build a moon module ULUG Formation: Location: Gary's Home Highland, Utah Date: September 2006 Attending: Gary, Jordan, Reed, Ashley and Brian New Members: Reed and Ashley (from WAFOL!!! In town for the weekend) Memorable Moments - The formation, Ashley, LEGO Ice cubes, the first draft. ULUG Meeting: Location: Gary's Home Highland, Utah Date: October, 2006 Attending: Gary, Jordan, Reed and Brian Memorable Moments - Planning the first train show November Train Show: Location: Salt Lake City, Utah Fair Grounds Date: November 2006 Attending: Reed, Gary, Matthew, Bill, Isaac, Luke, Jeffrey, Brian New Members: Bill, Isaac, Luke, Jeffrey, Matthew Memorable Moments - First train show as a LUG. The camera in the train and the water front. ULUG Meeting Location: Gary's Home Highland, Utah Date: November 2006 Attending: Gary, Reed, Amber, Bill, Isaac, Luke, Jeffrey, Brian New Members: Amber Memorable Moment - Gary's farewell as he was hired at LEGOLand as a master builder. ULUG Meeting: Location: Reed's Home Provo, Utah Date: December 2006 Attending: Reed, Amber, Bill, Isaac, Luke, Jeffrey Memorable Moment - The gift exchange Thanksgiving Point Train Show Location: Lehi, Utah Date: January 2007 Attending: Reed, Amber, Bill, Isaac, Luke, Jordan, Rin Ure, Brian New Member: Rin Memorable Moments - The LUG's coming out party! We stole the show and were mobbed by people. The Thanksgiving Point Museum with sound effects. GATS Train Show Location: Salt Lake City, Utah Date: February 2007 Attending: Reed, Amber, Bill, Isaac, Luke, Taylor, Jordan, Jeffrey, Nathan, Jason, Brian New Members: Nathan, Jason, Taylor Appearing: David with an introduction and Spencer without even a word! 😉 (I still laugh about Spencer sneaking around our lay-out; gathering details and not even revealing himself as an AFOL.) Memorable Moments: First time a show used the LUG as advertising; front and center location; the creation of the mountain at the show; Nate saying (prior to introducing himself) "That is the best cow, I have ever seen". Hoster's Train Show Location: Ogden Date: March Attending: Bill, Isaac, Luke, Taylor, David, Reed, Spencer, Jason, Brian New Members: David, Spencer Appearing: Lynn Ure (no relation to Rin) Memorable Event - Spencer's mountain and monorail ULUG Meeting Location: Brian's Home, Spanish Fork, Utah Date: March, 2007 Attending: Brian, Reed, Amber, David, Jason, Lynn, Bill, Isaac, Luke, Spencer, Jeffrey New Members: Lynn Memorable Events - Ordering our badges. Jeffery's farewell to a mission ULUG Meeting Location: Jordan's Home, West Jordan, Utah Date: April, 2007 Attending: Jordan, Spencer, Jason, Bill, Isaac, Luke, Spencer, Reed, Bryan (From Payson), Brian New Member: Bryan (from Payson) Memorable Event - The introduction of 200lbs of LEGO. Jordan's mom vacuuming while we were sorting 200lbs of LEGO on the floor. Scout Jamborall Location. Weber, Utah Date: May, 2007 Attending: Spencer and Family; Bill, Isaac, Luke and Family; Jason, David, Reed, Rolf and Celestia New Members: Rolf Memorable Events - 50 ft x 35 ft lay-out. The arrival of the first skyscraper, Spencer's Yellow Building. The creation of The Grand America Day out with Thomas Location: Heber, Utah Date: May, 2007 Attending: Reed, Amber, Spencer and David ULUG Meeting Location: Highland, Utah (Spencer's Brother's Home) Date: June, 2007 Attending: Spencer, Bill, Isaac, Luke, Nathan, Jason, Shani, Reed, Brian and Jordan (Brian's Son) ULUG Meeting Location: Jason's Home - Kaysville, Utah Date: July, 2007 Attending: Jason, Shani, George, Spencer, Nick, Bill, Isaac, Luke, Brian New Members: George and Nick Memorable Event - Sorting and parting-out an e-bay bulk purchase Evanston Train Show Location: Evanston, Wyoming Date: August, 2007 Attending: Jason, Shani and Family; Bill, Isaac, Luke and Family; Reed, Amber and Family; David; Spencer and Family; Brian and Family; Taylor and Family Memorable Events - 2 ft high "Riser" tables. Pictures from the catwalk. ULUG Meeting Location: Wendover, Nevada Date: September, 2007 Attending: Spencer, Cindy, Bill, Isaac, Luke, George, Nathan, Brian New Member: Nathan Memorable Events - First ULUG meeting out of the state of Utah. The creation of the first bridge. Hill Air Force Base Layout Location, Ogden, Utah Date: September, 2007 Attending: Reed Idaho Falls Train Show Location: Idaho Falls, Idaho Date: October, 2007 Attending: Reed and Brian Memorable Events - Reed and Brian trying to set-up a 12 table lay-out by themselves. The first candy sales. ULUG Meeting: Location: Nelson Home, West Valley, Utah Date: October, 2007 Attending: Reed, Jason, (Jason's daughter) Kaylee, Shani, Bill, Dawn, Isaac, Luke, Mikey, Noah, Spencer, Nathan, Nathan, Jordan, Rolf, Celestia, Friend of Rolf, Friend of Rolf, Stephen, David, George, Matthew, Taylor, Brian, Nathan C^1, Nathan C^2 New Members: Stephen, Kaylee Memorable Events - The arrival of "Big Blue) (Jason's Moonbase Module, version 1). Spencer's Moonbase module. The most people at a LUG meeting ever. November Train Show: Location: Salt Lake City, Utah Fair Grounds Date: November 2007 Attending: Reed, Jason, Kaylee, Shani, Spencer, Bill, Dawn, Isaac, Luke, Mikey, Noah, Taylor, Matthew, Brian, David, Rolf, George, Nathan C^1 and Matthew (Nathan's Brother) New Members: Matthew (Nathan's Brother) Memorable Event - David shimming the tables ... twice! ULUG Meeting Location: David's Home, Date: December 2007 Attending: Reed, Amber, Bill, Isaac, Luke, Brian, Spencer, David, Jason, Kaylee, Shani, George, Ryan, Brittany New Members: Ryan and Brittany Memorable Events - Christmas colored LEGO ice cubes. The gift exchange, including LEGO towels and a customized GBLT&C train car. January Train Show Location: Thanksgiving Point, Lehi, Utah Date: January 25, 26 2008 Attending: Reed, Jason, Kayle, Shani, Spencer, Bill, Isaac, Luke, Mikey, Taylor, Matthew, Brian, David, George, Nathan C^1, Ryan, Stephen, Jason R New Members: Jason R and Tracy Memorable Events - Other train clubs acknowledging our display is a crowd draw. First custom LEGO tables. Hostler's Train Show Location: Ogden Train Museum Date: February 29th, March 1st and 2nd, 2008 Attending: Reed, Amber, Jason, Spencer, Bill, Isaac, Luke, Taylor, Matthew, Brian, David, George, Nathan C^1, Matthew C^1, Ryan, Stephen, Jason R and Tracy New Member: Jason Steadman Memorable Events - The advent of the "new lay-out". The Roundhouse, version 1. ULUG Meeting Location: Highland, Utah (Spencer's Brother's Home) Date: March 16, 2008 Attending: Gary, Bill, Isaac, Luke, Brian, Jordan, Drew, Spencer, David, George, Tracy, Spencer New Member: Spencer (Tracy's Son) Memorable Event - A masterbuilder coming to the meeting and wanting to draft. Scout Jamborall Location: South Town Expo Center Date: April 11, 2008 Attending: Reed, Spencer, Bill, Isaac, Luke, Matthew, Brian, David, George, Stephen, Tracy, Spencer, Teanna, Jason S and Bryan S. New Members: Bryan S (Jason's Father), Teanna (Tracy's Daughter) Memorable Events - Running the display without any power. George's NXT train regulator. The merger of the cities and the return of the water. LUG Meeting Location: Brian's Parent's Home Date: April 19, 2008 Attending: Brian, Stephen (and children), Tracy, Teanna, Jace and Brian's Dad Memorable Events - Building 14 tables in 3 hours! Teanna doing at least or more work than anyone else! LEGO Show Location: Wendover, Utah/Nevada Date: May 15, 16 and 17, 2008 Attending: Spencer and Family, Brian and Family, David, Reed, Jace, George, Jason S, Bryan S, Nelson Family, Ryan and Brittany Memorable Events - First ULUG sponsored show. Dinner with Alan. First show with all custom LEGO Tables. People actually attending the show! BBQ at Spencer's home. Handing out fliers in parking lots and having people come to the show. Jason filling 6 tables by himself. June Fest Location: West Valley, Utah Date: June 27 and 28, 2008 Attending: Nelson Family, Spencer, Brian and Family, David, Reed, Jace, George, Tracy and Family, Taylor, Nate C^1, Nate C^2 New Member: Ryan Memorable Events - Largest display for the shortest show! 248 people attended the show in around 6 hours time. Cleaning up the entire lay-out in an hour. July Club Meeting Location: Tracy's Home, West Jordan, Utah Date: July 19, 2008 Attending: Tracy and Family, Brian and Family, Reed and Family, Jace, George, Nelson Family Memorable Events - Can you say, "3 Dwarf Mines!" Utah Valley Fair Location: Spanish Fork, Utah Date: August 12th-16th, 2008 Attending: Nelson Family, Spencer, Brian and Family, David, Reed, Tracy and Family New Member: Cody and Nate D. Memorable Events -Largest and Longest running lay-out ever!  Sorting our next draft the entire show and on Brian's table all night of the show. September Club Meeting Location: Ryan's Home Date: Septeber 20th, 2008 Attending: Nelson Family, Spencer, Brian, David, Reed, Tracy and Spencer, Ryan, Cody, George, Jace, and Jason. New Member: Cody Memorable Events -Another memorable draft including mini-figs.  "ScrapOnizer!"  Running to Wal-mart and lunch in the rain to draft ... even though we just draft $500 worth of bricks. Idaho Falls Train Show Location: Idaho Falls, Idaho. Date: October, 2008 Attending: David, and Reed and Family New Member: TBA Memorable Events - TBD Salt Lake Fair Grounds Show Location: Salt Lake City Fair Grounds Date: November, 2008 Attending: Nelson Family, Brian, David, Reed, Tracy and Family, Jace, Jordan and George New Member: None Memorable Events -Ground floor display space.  Not every member could attend but the display was very nice. December/January Club Meeting Location: Brian and Cody's homes, Spanish Fork, Utah Date: January 1st, 2009 Attending: Nelson Family, Spencer, Brian, David, Tracy and Spencer, Ryan and Brittany, George, and Cody New Member: None Memorable Events -Brian's Christmas Train falling from the 8' plant shelf into the stair well.  Going to Cody's home for the first time and enjoying his LEGO room. Thanksgiving Point Train Show Location: Thanksgiving Point, Lehi, Utah Date: January 22nd-24th, 2009 Attending: Nelson Family, Spencer, Brian and Family, David, Reed and Family, Tracy and Spencer, George, Jace and Family, Cody, Nate D, Jason and Jared, Ryan, Jordan, Rolf and Joesph. New Member: TBA Memorable Events - Completely New Lay-out for 2009, Main Floor display space, Club Shirts, Table Skirts.

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