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Lambeth Sparks Tinkering Club: Vauxhall [FULLY BOOKED]

26th September 2019, 4:00 pm - 21st November 2019, 6:00 pm

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Join Lambeth Sparks Creative Digital Learning Programme and develop skills in digital technologies in a playful and fun environment.

What can you expect at Lambeth Sparks Tinkering Club: Vauxhall?

At this workshop, you will have access to cutting edge technology including Micro:bit (a tiny programmable computer), virtual reality, WeDo LEGO Education 2.0 kits, Scratch (coding programme) and Makey Makey’s (circuit invention kit) plus more! You’ll delve into creative invention with activities like stop-frame animation, robotics and gamification.

You will take on your own digital creative project and develop valuable skills leading to improved confidence. Whether it’s developing basic coding skills using the Scratch programme to code your own robotic invention,  creating an instrument using Makey Makey’s and designing games like buzz wire using Micro:bit, no challenge is too great!

These workshops will have children tinkering, playing and making, picking up valuable skills along the way. Children will have the opportunity to work in teams whilst making friends. At times they’ll work independently on their own projects. As each week passes they’ll gain skills in collaboration, creative problem-solving and invention, engineering, robotics and coding.

When is Lambeth Sparks Tinkering Club: Vauxhall?

This is an 8-week programme and by registering you are signing up to attend all 8 sessions. Each workshop will run between 4:00-6:00pm. Dates and times are listed in full below:

Thursday 26 September, 4:00-6:00pm
Thursday 3 October, 4:00-6:00pm
Thursday 10 October, 4:00-6:00pm
Thursday 17 October, 4:00-6:00pm
Thursday 31 October, 4:00-6:00pm
Thursday 7 November, 4:00-6:00pm
Thursday 14 November, 4:00-6:00pm
Thursday 21 November, 4:00-6:00pm

Please arrive at the start of the session to get the most out of the activities.

Who is Lambeth Sparks Tinkering Club: Vauxhall for and how much does it cost?

Households entitled to the benefits listed below are eligible to apply to become a Lambeth Spark:

  • Free School Meals
  • Universal Working
  • Child Tax Credits
  • Council Tax Benefit
  • Incapacity
  • Housing Benefit
  • Income Support
  • Income Related Employment
  • Support Allowance

The sessions are suitable for children aged 7–12 years old and are drop-off. Tickets for this event are free for anyone eligible to apply.

Where is Lambeth Sparks Tinkering Club: Vauxhall?

Imagination Lab, 26 Lambeth High Street, London.

How do I book for Lambeth Sparks Tinkering Club: Vauxhall?

To register, fill in this form and we will be in touch to confirm your place. If you would like more information, email lambethsparks@ioi.london or call 0758 500 9726.

Lambeth Sparks is supported by the Walcot Foundation.


26th September 2019, 4:00 pm
21st November 2019, 6:00 pm
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