Marlborough, MA
May 4 - 7, 2017

Volunteers

We have lots of work to do - glad you're here!  To help out, please contact us or email a volunteer directly.

Volunteers must be 18+years-old and are paid exhibitors.  We do not accept public visitors as volunteers.

Position Volunteer
Helper
To volunteer an hour or two, see the complete helper list.
Bingo helpers John Gant, Jay Johnston, Michael Kindness, Megan Rose, Alfred Speredelozzi, Joe Turner 3 vacancies
Bling Desk helpers Beth Copp, John Gant, Thomas Johnston, Susan Munyon, Stephen Struble, Dani Vello
Bounce Houses helpers Shannon Duncan, Charles Nienaber 5 vacancies
Check-In Desk helpers Jared Gilbert, Michael Kindness, Susan Munyon, Charles Nienaber, Dennis Payne
Seminar
We always want more seminars!  To host a seminar, please be 18+ years old and contact us.
BITM | Bringing Comics to Life Kevin A. Hinkle
Bricks in the Middle is a brand new satirical & witty glimpse into the Adult Fan of LEGO® community... through comics! But what’s the creative process behind bringing a comic to life? From napkin sketch to polished piece of content - we'll dive into the tools we use, the process we follow, the illustrative journey and how we share our comics with the world. Free swag for all participants, you know... if that’s your thing. #BITM #BricksInTheMiddle
 
Building with Plates: Inside HOPE Castle Reed Yaeger  
Reed Yaeger discusses how building with plates can be fun and tricky. Reed will show off the molds he uses to build sturdy sections of HOPE Castle. Topics will include how Reed is diversifying to other transparent bricks now that 1x2 clear plates are no longer available in bulk.
 
Don't Do This...Don't Do That Robert Nielson
Still waiting on lawyers for a description.
 
LEGO CEO Meet and Greet Bali Padda
Join the new CEO of The LEGO Group Bali Padda for an introduction of himself and his LEGO journey.
 
LEGO Fan Media Panel Daniel Pikora  
Andrew Bulthaupt  
Benjamin Paczak  
Dan Pikora, Ben Paczak, and Andrew Bulthaupt share stories and Q&A about their combined 30+ years online writing in the LEGO fan community and a discussion of the issues facing "LEGO Fan Media" today.
 
LEGO Ideas, Rebrick, & Support Programs Sara Moore
Paul Striefler
Tim Courtney
Join the LEGO Community Engagement team for the trifecta! We will be bringing down the house with an emphasis on LEGO Ideas, LEGO Rebrick Competitions, and Support Programs.
 
LEGO Life - A Social App for Kids Andrew Katkin
Amy Hurtado
Heather Wrisley
The LEGO Life North American Team overviews the LEGO Life App, with emphasis on tying the digital experience to physical play. Highlights will include user generated content and AFOL collaboration within the experience.
 
Mod Your Curved Train Track Thomas Johnston  
A thin hobby saw, 5 minutes, and LEGO RC curved tracks gives you slightly flexible RC track. Cut two 2/3rds tracks for outer curve double track. Trickier cut and filing makes an RC single crossover switch. Just plate together, or [shudder] glue.
 
Theme Leader Facebook
Mixed (+"X" TEN, Aircraft, Historical, Military, Mosaic, Watercraft) Joshua Cirinna  
Pop Culture (+Castle, Knights, Viking, Pirates) Peter Crone  
Train (+MINDSTORMS, Technic, Town & Street) Andy Price  
Space (+ApocaLEGO, Mecha, Steampunk) Dave Gwon  
Micro (+Bionicle, Micro-Space, Sculpture, Vignette) Andrew Bulthaupt  
Great Ball Contraption Thomas Atkinson  
Game/Event
$15 Draft Todd Webb
Bingo Grande Todd Webb
Bingo Grander Todd Webb
Blind Build Jeremy Moody
Cards Against Humanity Alfred Speredelozzi
Castellan Megan Rose
" Jme Wheeler  
Checkers Tournament Dave Gwon
Closing Door Prizes Todd Webb
Combo-Build Dave Gwon
Cornhole Tournament VACANT
Dirty Buildster Alfred Speredelozzi
Early Draft Mike Ripley
Go Fish Tournament VACANT
Guesstimate Megan Rose
Heads Are Gonna Roll Heather Cullin
Here Kitty Kitty KC Ross
Hold'em Patrick Strawbridge
Impaired Speed Build Mike Ripley  
LEGO Trivia David Eaton  
Minifig Swap Mike Ripley  
Missing Part Speed Build Andy Price
Munchkin KC Ross
Oh Yeah, I Knew That Tony Sties
Opening Door Prizes Todd Webb
Parts Draft Charles Nienaber
Pass The Brick Dave Gwon
Riddle Todd Webb
Settlers Of Catan Andrew Bulthaupt  
Ticket Raffle Chelsea Dain
Tiger Plastics Open Tony Sties
Yard Sale Daniel Pikora  
Staff
BrickFair Creator Todd Webb
Head Cashier Robert Moriarty
Pod
Bingo Andy Price Bingo: 1 host + 3 helpers during public hours. Pod is ideal for 1 person.
Hours: 3 setup, 8 public, 1 teardown.
Bling Desk Debra Moriarty Bling Desk: 1 host + helpers during public hours. Pod is ideal for 1 person.
Hours: 6 setup, 8 private, 15 public, 4 teardown.
Bounce Houses VACANT Bounce Houses: 2 hosts + helpers during public hours. Pod is ideal for 2 people.
Hours per host: 2 setup, 15 public, 2 teardown.
Check-In Desk KC Ross Check-In Desk: 1-person job + many helpers. Pod is ideal for 1 person.
Hours: 1 setup, 18 private, 1 teardown.
Coin Ops Daniel Pikora Coin Ops: 1 person job.
Hours: 2 setup, 4 public, 2 teardown.
Derby VACANT Derby: 2 hosts + 1 helper. Pod is ideal for 2 people.
Hours per host: 3 setup, 15 public, 2 teardown.
Go Fish VACANT Go Fish: 2 hosts + hourly lunch-break helpers. Pod is ideal for 2 people.
Hours per host: 2.5 setup, 15 public, 1.5 teardown.
Guesstimate Megan Rose Guesstimate: 1 host.
Hours: 2 setup, 2 private, 2 public, 1 teardown.
Reading Rest Stop Heather Cullin Reading Rest Stop: 2 setup/teardown staff, minimal upkeep. Pod is ideal for 2 people.
Hours per host: 2 setup, 1 private, 1 public, 1.5 teardown.
" James Cullin Reading Rest Stop: 2 setup/teardown staff, minimal upkeep. Pod is ideal for 2 people.
Hours per host: 2 setup, 1 private, 1 public, 1.5 teardown.
Ring Toss Andrew Bulthaupt Ring Toss: 2 hosts + hourly lunch-break helpers. Pod is ideal for 2 people.
Hours per host: 2.5 setup, 15 public, 1.5 teardown.
" Chelsea Dain Ring Toss: 2 hosts + hourly lunch-break helpers. Pod is ideal for 2 people.
Hours per host: 2.5 setup, 15 public, 1.5 teardown.
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