Saturday, Sept. 6, 3-5 p.m. – Science on the effects of meditation has been a growing area of psychological and neurological research. Modern scientific techniques and instruments such as fMRI (functional magnetic resonance imaging) and EEG have been used to see what happens in people when they meditate, and how their bodies and brains change after meditating regularly. Learn about scientific studies showing the health benefits of meditation and more. Free. Open to the public. For adult audiences. Sandy Springs Branch Library, 395 Mount Vernon Highway, Sandy Springs, 30328. Call 404-303-6130 or email: with questions.