Puzzles, Magic Tricks, Games & Other Event Resources

These are just a few of many such amusements that can be enjoyed at your Celebration of Mind event!

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Ice Cream Trick

A Mystifying Mathematical Card Effect! This trick first appeared in Card Colm: Low Down Triple Dealing. Watch the "How To" Video: This trick can also be found in the book, Mathematical Card Magic: Fifty-Two New Effects, by Colm Mulcahy, with a foreword by Max Maven....

3D Dragon Illusion

Download the Template: Download the Original 3D Dragon Template (PDF) and make your own! Click here to get the special Celebration of Mind 2014 Edition from ThinkFun! How to Video: Other Dragon Illusion Videos: T-Rex Imitation Illusion The Math Behind the Dragon...

Möbius Strip Surprise

The remarkable Martin Gardner Möbius Strip Surprise will amaze your friends! Click here to download the Möbius Strip Surprise (PDF).

Flexagon Party

For Flexagon Party Supplies: Go to Puzzles.com for free hexaflexagon party supplies and more! Vi Hart YouTube...

Dollar Bill Geometric Vanish

The Martin Gardner Dollar Bill Geometric Vanish has several interesting subtleties. Download the Martin Gardner $ Bill and Instructions (PDF) How to Perform the Vanish: The Math Behind the...

Vi Hart Balloon Booklet

Download the Booklet: Click to download the Mathematical Balloon Twisting Booklet (PDF) Thanks to Vi Hart, Erick Demaine, and Iuliu...

Heart Mobius Strip

Download & Print the Template: Download our template to help with creating your Heart Mobius Strip: Mobius Heart Download Watch the "How To" Video: View this video with Tadashi Tokieda to learn how to make Mobius Strips with only paper, tape and a pair of...

Dots & Boxes Game

Download & Print the Template: Download our Dots & Boxes template! Then print as many game sheets as you want. This is a classic pen-and-paper game that everyone should learn how to play. Watch the "How to Play" Video: Directions for game play narrated by Jon...