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Some elementary student's showed off their creative sides designing bridges and buildings, minus the necessary tools. At the Kansas Technology Center, kids had the opportunity to display their construction skills using legos, a rock, string and aluminum foil.

The 6th annual Block Kids Day includes elementary students from grades 1 through 6.

The idea for the event came from the Kansas Association of Women In Construction in Wichita, where a bigger competition is held.

Organizers say the kids love the event and get to bring out their creative side.

"A lot of these kids have been here. This is our 6th year in a row, so we're gaining a little momentum" says Dennis Audo.

The winner of the competition today received several prizes, all relating to the construction industry, including a tool box, a hat and other prizes.

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