The Glenbard Parent Series will host a Health Expo from 6:15 p.m.to 7:00 p.m. at Glenbard North. Arrive early and receive free health assessments, tastes of healthy food and giveaways from over 20 organizations. Flu Shots will be available for a reduced price of $25.00 and free for Medicare B and some insurance plans.
Attack of the Teen Age Brain & Brain Rules to Thrive
Dr. John Medina 7 p.m.
This lecture discusses the cognitive neuroscience behind executive function, focusing on the developing teenage brain which is a significant predictor of academic success. We will examine executive function, and the importance of “Brain Rules” such as exercise to learn how the brain works so parents can assist in the healthy functioning of teens (and themselves).