Brick collectors from all over the country gathered at the home of Dan Strange in Minden this past weekend, bringing with them fun, food, fellowship and thousands of bricks.
The International Brick Collectors Association met at Strange’s home for one of three annual brick swaps. Collectors from everywhere brought with them bricks from other states, special bricks with novelty stamps on them, fire bricks, and others.
Strange says he became a member about 10 years ago because he thought it would be fun to do.
“I just collect bricks, and it’s something to do,” he said. “I was a bricklayer, my dad was