Get Outside and Get Inventing!

Presented by Jennifer Swanson Books, National Geographic Kids, Little Shop of Stories

Sticky feet that climb anything. Trunk-like robotic arms. Super-sensitive hearing. Is this a kind of new superhero? No! These are examples of REAL technology made with bionics. In this FUN and interactive presentation by children's science author Jennifer Swanson, you will get an inside look at many awesome inventions being created by engineers right now.Then it’ll be YOUR turn! You’ll get instructions on how to go outside, find an animal and create your own bionic invention. What will YOU design?
Please note that Little Shop of Stories asks that you mask for events in their store. First come, first seated until we reach capacity.

No Registration Needed

Getting There

Parking Info

Paid street parking is available throughout downtown Decatur ($3/hour), all within a few blocks or closer to Little Shop of Stories.

Alternative Transportation

Little Shop of Stories is located in Decatur Square, right near the Decatur MARTA Station.

Date and Time

Friday, March 24th, 2023
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm


Indoor Event

Little Shop of Stories
133A East Court Square
Decatur, GA 30030


Families, Elem. School, Middle School


Price: Free

Ticket Link



Engineering, Nature & Environment, STEAM