Learn all about your amazing brain at the URI Brain Fair!

March 18, 2017
10 a.m.–2 p.m.
URI College of Pharmacy, 7 Greenhouse Rd., Kingston RI

This free, family-friendly event will feature creative, hands-on demonstrations and activities that
will entertain, educate and inspire.

We’ll have food and lots of giveaways!


  • How surfing and balance are used to help children with disabilities
  • How music helps brains grow and stay healthy
  • How the connections between parts of your brain help it process information
  • How exercise, a healthy diet, and mindfulness are good for your brain
  • What it’s like to suffer from Alzheimer’s disease and dementia
  • How your brain makes decisions
  • Why some people are color blind
Let us know you’re coming! Register on Eventbrite. Registration is free and optional, and it will help us plan the event.

Parking: Ample parking is available along Flagg Rd., or in the Fine Arts Lot between Flagg Rd. and Bills Rd.

For more information: email ryaninstitute@uri.edu or call 401.874.4471 or 401.874.2399.

brain-week-ri-100x100The URI Brain Fair, sponsored by the George & Anne Ryan Institute for Neuroscience, is part of Brain Week Rhode Island, a celebration of brain health and brain science for all Rhode Islanders.