2023 lego Challenge
 

Seeking Junior City Planners to assist in planning  Voices On Canvas Inc. 13th Annual 'Building Community Block by Block' LEGO Challenge. The event will launch on Saturday, July 8. 2023 at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. Please review below for the rest of the schedule and other announcements. 

 BUILDING THE FUTURE!

Community Lead building block by block

     SUMMER 2023

13th Annual LEGO Challenge

Theme: BUILDING THE FUTURE

Reimagine, Reuse, Rebuild!

The building redoes are all about adding unique touches and features to each structure & green space to give residents and visitors a memorable experience.

Schedule:

LEGO TOWN HALL MEETING

 Saturday   July 8th   

Denver Museum of Nature & Science    10 AM - Noon

2001 Colorado Blvd, Denver CO 80205

DESIGN SHOW & TELL

 Saturday   July 15th   

Voices On Canvas Inc      10 AM - Noon

2740 N Garfield St. Denver 80205 

LEGO TOWN HALL MEETING

 Saturday   July 29th   

Denver Museum of Nature & Science    10 AM - Noon

2001 Colorado Blvd, Denver CO 80205

AWARDS PRESENTATION

 Saturday    August 5th     11:30 AM

YOUTH ARTS FESTIVAL    10 AM - 1:00 PM

Former Barrett Elementary School Playground    

         2900 Richard Allen Ct, Denver CO 80205 

       (corner of 29th Ave. & Jackson Street)       

1st Place – $500 |  2nd Place – $250 |  3rd Place – $125

Participation Award

Planning - Advocacy - Art - Youth

  

Below: 2021 LEGO Judging event.  Judges: L-R Architects’ Niccolò Casewit, Sarah Goldblatt and Artist Nathan Sawaya on Zoom form LA listens while presenter Grace Jefferson of Team Harmony, explains their build and what it adds to the community.

Team Harmony placed 2ND during the competition.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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A big shout out to to all our incredible volunteers.

    THANK YOU!      THANK YOU!                       THANK YOU!

 

 EVENT SPONSORS

Denver Museum of Nature & Science

The Denver Foundation

Dikeou Realty

Mr. & Mrs. Gregory Abdul-Ali

Mr. & Mrs. K R Brown

Mr. C L Casteel

Ms. K. Casteel

Mr. Preston Marcoux

Mr. Douglas Nikaido

Mrs. Clietta Terry

Ms. Maya Thomas

Mr. & Mrs. Chris Schroeder

Ms. Deneen White

Ms. Kareln Ziegler

BECOME A SPONSOR

   A contribution of $125.00 sponsors one team allowing these youth to compete in this fun learning summer experience!

                   Voices On Canvas Inc 

     2740 N Garfield Street,  Denver CO 80205

                            303-329-4625

Summer 2021

11th Annual LEGO Challenge

Theme: Community Lead Development

Teams and Placing:

  1st Place: Parkview Movie Theater & Shops                 

   Entry by:  HENRY HUDSON & JAMES AUGUSTINE 

  2nd Place:  Harmony

   Entry by:  THOMAS JEFFERSON & GRACE JEFFERSON

  3rd Place: Ice Cream Shop                    

   Entry by:   JUNIPER  NEWTON & ERICA VOISINE

  4th Place, Honorable Mention: Clock Tower

   Entries by:   DUNCAN BERGSTROM, TANYA BERGTROM & 

                       ASHLEY DODGE

 

  5th Place,  Award of Merit: Clean Energy Developers                     

   Entry by:   OORJA   AUJARATHI & RITESH  AUJARATHI

 

  6th Place, President's Choice Award: Sleepy Eagle

   Entries by:   SERGEI  CAMPBELL & FINCH  CAMPBELL

 

  7th Place, Peoples Choice: Community Quest                     

   Entry by:   ZAIRE EVERAGE, ZURI PORTER & ZAMIR PORTER

 

Below: L-R. 2021 Peoples' Choice Award, 1st Place Winners and 2ND Place Winners

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Young and old alike

can't resist the efforts

of these young people showcasing their city planning and community building skills.

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2021 Community Block by Block Exhibit