Celebration of Mind
Martin Gardner passed away on May 22,
2010. He wanted no
memorials, but he expressed a desire for the Gatherings For Gardner to
In this spirit the Gathering 4 Gardner Foundation will celebrate
Martin's life and work, and continue his pursuit of a playful and fun
approach to Mathematics, Science, Art, Magic, Puzzles and all of his
other interests and writings. We encourage everyone to bring a magic
trick, puzzle, recreational mathematics problem or story about Martin
to share at your event. We will host an archive of the events to share
with all of the participants.
The first Martin Gardner Global Celebration of Mind Gathering took
place in different locations around the world on October 21, 2010,
which would have been Martin's 96th Birthday. The second will
took place on and around Friday October 21, 2011. The third is planned
for October 2012.
The Global Gathering welcomes everybody to join this celebration party
by signing up to attend an event in your area, or take the lead to
organize and host a celebration party by following the instructions
found at www.G4G-com.com. WeG4 thank all hosts and
participants of 'Mind' events.
Capetown, South Africa - Celebration of Mind
Source Wikepedia: FeaturedPhotos
(Gosper Glider Gun)
(Turkish Sultan's Signature)
2012 / Mind Party
Pleased to Announce the next Occasion of Celebration of Mind Parties is
scheduled for the latter part of October 2012.
2011 Celebration of Mind Blog
2010 Celebration of Mind Blog
We invite you to get involved:
New to 'Mind' Events?
•Three Visual Treats
beginners of any age!
• Ten Off the Shelf
will get you
•For seasoned puzzlers, enjoy Ten More Explorations.