Kids to help build MARTA train out of LEGO bricks

Kids to help build MARTA train out of LEGO bricks

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ATLANTA (AP) - Executives of Atlanta's public transit agency are teaming up with a group of children to build a train out of LEGO bricks.

Officials from the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority say the agency has partnered with the LEGOLAND Discovery Center for a "community build" event on Saturday morning.

Organizers say children and a master model builder from the Discovery Center will build a model train from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Lenox Station on the gold line.

The train station is near the LEGOLAND Discovery Center at Phipps Plaza. MARTA officials say attendees will receive a coupon for one free kids' admission to the LEGOLAND Discovery Center with a paying adult.

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