Parents everywhere want to know:can playing video gamesactuallybe healthy for you and your kids?
Video game consoles, like Nintendo Wii, have taken game play into a more interactive form of entertainment. These so-called ‘exergames’ (exercise plus video games) have researchers suggesting this be the next step against childhood obesity. But why not decide for yourself? I will be discussing the scientific facts behind game play and their health-related benefits and limitations. Isn’t it time we learn just the facts.
(Oh yeah, and be prepared to get your game on!)
Exergaming: Just the Facts! Date:Wednesday, August 26th, 2008 Time: 6:30 PM -7:30 PM Location: Chandler Library (Hamilton Location) 3700 S. Arizona Avenue, Chandler, AZ Contact: Call front desk 480-782-2828 for more information.