- The Beginners Group and the Elementary Group meet on Saturdays from 9:00 – 10:00.
- The Intermediate Group and the Advanced Group meet on Saturdays from 10:30 – 12:00.
- All groups meet in Phillips Hall rooms 206 and 208.

This schedule is tentative and may be changed.

Date | Beginners Group Topic | Elementary Group Topic | Intermediate Group Topic | Advanced Group Topic | |
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Saturday, Jan 14 (basketball Saturday) | Polygons | Coounting, Part 1 | Line Segments | The Game of Hackenbush, Part 1 | |

Saturday, Jan 21 | Circles | Counting, Part 2 | Measuring Angles | Hackenbush and Other Games | |

Saturday, Jan 28 | Triangles | Counting, Part 3 | Triangle Inequality | Patterns in Pascal’s Triangle | |

Saturday, Feb 4 | Math Circle will not meet. | ||||

Saturday, Feb 11 | Triangular Numbers | Greatest Common Factors, Part 1 | A Taste of Moscow | Groups and Symmetry, Part 1 | |

Saturday, Feb 18 (basketball Saturday) | Games and Puzzles | Greatest Common Factors, Part 2 | A Taste of Moscow, Part 2 | Groups and Symmetry, Part 2 | |

Saturday, Feb 25 | Counting | Math Auction | Counting, Part 1 | Groups and Symmetry, Part 3: 15-Puzzle and Rubik’s Cube | |

Saturday, March 4 | Math Circle will not meet. | ||||

Saturday, March 11 | Anagrams | The Game of Spot It | Counting, Part 2 | Problem Solving Strategies | |

Saturday, March 18 | Cryptarithms | Lattice Squares and Triangles | Proofs | Lattice Polygons and Pick’s Theorem | |

Saturday, March 25 | Tesselations | Farey Sequences and Ford Circles | |||

Saturday, Apr 1 SPRING BREAK – No Math Circle | |||||

Saturday, April 8 | Math Art, Part 1 | Matrices | |||

Saturday, April 15 | Math Art, Part 2 | Knot Coloring | |||

Saturday, Apr 22 | Science Expo at UNC – Please come visit our table anytime between 10:00 and 3:00! | ||||

Saturday, April 29 | Julia Robinson Math Festival 10:00 – 1:00 in the Carolina Union Great Hall |

Many of the problems we choose come from books in the MSRI-AMS Mathematical Circles Library.