• The Surprising Benefits of Playing Video Games

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    Name: The Surprising Benefits of Playing Video Games
    Date: September 18, 2018
    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM CDT
    Event Description:
    Do you think video games are a waste of time? You may rethink that opinion after hearing the research of a professor who has studied the subject! 

    C. Shawn Green, professor of psychology at UW-Madison, will share his research on the positive effects playing video games has on a person's cognitive abilities and development, including games that help people learn and stimulate perception. Green will also address some of the hazards of video games and video game addiction, and answer audience questions after the presentation. 

    This program is free and open to the public. For more information, call 715-261-7230. 

    This program is funded with generous support by the Friends of the Marathon County Public Library.
    Marathon County Public Library - Wausau Headquarters
    Date/Time Information:
    6:30-8 p.m., September 18
    Contact Information:
    Call 715-261-7230
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