We run a range of events and often offer sponsored places for families who receive government tax credits, allowances and benefits. Find out more about how to register for sponsored places at our events here.

Sponsored Places 

If you’re a household that receives support, you can book free places at some of our events, which are sponsored. The events range from drop-off camps exploring robotics, coding and creativity using LEGO Education WeDo 2.0 kits, BBC micro:bit, Scratch 3 and more fun technology to family experience like our summer Mega Maker Lab. Find out what’s open for booking on this page and follow the links to register for your place. To register for sponsored places, you must receive any of the the following tax credits, allowances and benefits:

  • Council Tax Benefit
  • Housing Benefit
  • Incapacity Benefit
  • Job Seekers Allowance
  • Employment & Support Allowance
  • Income Support
  • Pension Credit
  • Child Tax Credit
  • Working Tax Credit
  • Free school meals
  • Universal Credit
  • Be registering for a child or children in care

If you don’t receive any of the above support, but feel you may be eligible, please email us, as we may have a programme suitable for you and your family. If you’re not eligible for a sponsored place and just want to see what’s on, you can see all our events on our what’s on page and book tickets.

Lambeth Sparks Tinkering Clubs

Do you have children aged aged 7-12? We’re running a new two year Lambeth Sparks learning programme for Vauxhall, Streatham Hill and Loughborough Junction residents. This is a great opportunity for children to take part in a drop-off after school Tinkering club for 8 weeks with access to cutting edge technology to learn the basics of coding and more. They will try out virtual reality, stop-frame animation, micro-computing using BBC Micro:bit and LEGO Robotics in a creative and playful environment to develop skills in creative problem-solving, improve their confidence and support wellbeing.

Households that receive the following benefits can apply to become a Lambeth Spark: Council Tax Benefit, Housing Benefit, Incapacity Benefit, Job Seekers Allowance, Employment & Support Allowance, Income Support, Pension Credit, Child Tax Credit, Working Tax Credit, Free school meals or Universal Credit.

We still have spaces for the below programme:

Loughborough Junction dates: Tues 10, 17, 24, 31 Mar, 21, 28 Apr, 5, 12 May. 4-6pm

To register your interest fill in this form, email lambethsparks@ioi.london or call 07585 009726.