The Secret Science of Sports

Presented by Jennifer Swanson Books

Join award-winning children's author Jennifer Swanson for some interactive fun with STEM and Sports! As the author of The Secret Science of Sports, she'll help you learn all about the forces that help you engineer the perfect throw, kick, or catch. On top of that, we'll dive into the neuroscience and technology that helps us to perform better at our favorite sports. Learning the science behind sport, just may help you become your team's MVP!
Enter the park through the iconic dinosaur bones overhang (Entrance 2) and you'll find a parking lot there. Directional signs will guide you to our event!

Scroll down for information about COVID safety guidelines for this event.

Getting There

Parking Info

Plentiful free parking available on site.

Alternative Transportation

The closest Marta Station is Donald Lee Hollowell at Florence Pl NW, which is approximately 1 mile from the park.

Date and Time

Saturday, March 19th, 2022
10:30 am – 11:30 am


Outdoor Event

Westside Park Entrance II
1660 Johnson Rd NW
Atlanta, GA 30318


Families, Elem. School


Price: Free with advance registration


Sports & Fitness
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COVID Considerations

This event will be outdoors, where individuals can choose to be mask free while they are able to maintain social distance from others. If you are not able to maintain a social distance from others, we ask that you mask up.
As with all ASF events, we ask you to take care of yourself and your community. Stay home if you feel ill, get vaccinated and mask up when in close proximity to others!