LearningRx Chattanooga Hosts Brain Ninja Games Feb. 15

Thursday, January 30, 2014

LearningRx Chattanooga Brain Training Center will host a free event called Brain Ninja Games Day, designed to introduce children ages 6 through 12 to mental and physical workouts through a series of friendly competitions. Participants will test their brain power, black belt skills and balancing abilities plus enjoy healthy food and prizes. The event will be held on February 15, 3:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m., in the small gym at the North River YMCA.

Brain Ninja Games Day is part of a national initiative to raise awareness about the brain’s ability to change at any age.  LearningRx brain training centers across the United States are holding a similar Brain Olympics event. The free event will be an entertaining but low-pressure environment to allow children to flex their mental and physical muscles with a day of cognitive competitions, including:

 • Memory Marathon – how many words can you remember?

• Memory Math Sprint – a fun multi-tasking math challenge

• Noggin Art – complete art tasks on your head

Registration and Event Details are as follows:

3:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. – Registration and Ice Breaker Games

3:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Opening Ceremony

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. -  Let the Games Begin - Brain Games. Black Belt Games. Balance Skills Games.

6:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. –  Award Presentation and Closing Ceremony

 Activity Partners:  The Little Gym, Green’s Karate and LearningRx Chattanooga Brain Training Center

Facility and Food Partner: North River YMCA

The Brain Ninja Games event is open to kids of all ages and abilities, and all games, snacks and prizes are free! Walk-ins are welcome but pre-registration is requested to help facilitate planning. To learn more about the event or to register, call 305-1599.

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