october, 2017

21oct6:30 pm9:00 pmGarrett County, MD Celebration of Mind

Event Details

On the evening of October 21st, a group of friends will gather to learn about Martin Gardner, explore some of his favorite puzzles, and share a few of their own favorites. Before the Event:
Please read the introductions to Martin Gardner here:http://www.gathering4gardner.org/who-was-martin-gardner/
And here:https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/profile-of-martin-gardner/
Bring to the Event:
Your favorite puzzle, brainteaser, optical illusion, magic trick, or even clever word play. Anything Martin Gardner might have enjoyed.
Optional A dish, snack or dessert item to share. Bonus points for science/math themed (ex. Pi Pie)
The Plan:
Eat dinner!
Discuss Martin Gardner and his impact on the fields of: recreational mathematics, magic, skepticism, and science.
Try out Gardner-esque puzzles and activities (provided and led by Katie LaSeur).
Show ; Tell: Share your favorite puzzle, brainteaser, etc. with the group.
RSVP to Katie LaSeur: katie@g4gfoundation.org

Time

(Saturday) 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Location

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Organizer

Katie LaSeurkatie@g4gfoundation.org

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