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Brain Awareness Week
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Plan a Brain Awareness Week Event

Are you interested in planning a Brain Awareness Week event, but unsure how to get started? This section provides all the resources and tools you’ll need! Our Planning Public Programs page offers tips and advice for organizing an event, and our Event Ideas pages provide an array of activity suggestions for kids, adults, and online/virtual celebrations.

If you need help promoting your event, visit our Outreach Tools for tips to build your audience, downloadable logos and graphics to use in publicizing your events, and a Social Media Toolkit with sample posts and images.

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Event Ideas

Educational and mutual learning activities for different age groups and venue formats.


Exciting Activities for Kids
Get kids excited about brain science with these activity suggestions.
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Engaging Activities for Adults
Find activities that are ideal for reaching adult audiences.
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Virtual Events
Check out our ideas for planning virtual events.
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Outreach Tools

Tips and tools to support your outreach.


Build Your Audience
Tips to reach and grow your target audience.
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Social Media Toolkit
Graphics and sample posts to promote Brain Awareness Week
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Participation Certificate
Customizable certificate for volunteers and attendees of your Brain Awareness Week event
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