A guide to what’s on around the area today.
PETERSFIELD: St Peter’s Church, The Square. 1pm. Lunchtime Concert with Churcher’s College. Admission free, retiring collection. (01730) 260213.
COSHAM: Cosham Community Centre, Wootton Street. 7.30pm-10pm. M&M Modern Sequence Dance Club. All welcome to this modern sequence club. Admission £2.50. (023) 9271 0060.
GOSPORT: Thorngate Halls, Bury Road. 1.30pm-4pm. Tea Dance. Admission £2 (inc tea/biscuits).
HAVANT: Staunton, Middle Park Way, Leigh Park. 10am-4pm. Butterfly House. Watch the butterflies take part in courtship flights and feed from plant nectar and fruit. (023) 9245 3405.
PAULSGROVE: Paulsgrove Community Centre, Marsden Road. 1.15pm-2.45pm. Connors Toy Library. For play, friendships, socialising, toy loan, craft and other activities. Admission £2 per family per week.
PORTSMOUTH: Commercial Road (near fountain). 9.30am-11.30am. Fairtrade Stall. (023) 9225 0267, portsmouthfairtrade.org.uk.
PORTSMOUTH: St Mark’s Church Hall, Derby Road, North End. 10.30am-midday. The Young At Heart Club. A new club for the over-50s. Come along for chat, quizzes, raffles and speakers (with tea/coffee).
SOUTHSEA: Havelock Centre, Fawcett Road. 9.30am-11.30am. Connors Toy Library. For play, friendships, socialising, toy loan, craft and other activities. Admission £2 per family per week.
COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by Gwenda Stephens. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.
GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-4pm. Matisse Drawing with Scissors, Late Works 1950-1954. The exhibition features 35 lithographic reproductions of the famous cut-outs, produced in the last four years of his life. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.
SOUTHSEA: Wedgewood Rooms, Albert Road. 7.30pm. Yellowcard. Plus special guests Set It Off and Like Torches. Admission: £14.50. (023) 9286 3911.
GUILDFORD: Main Stage, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook. 7.45pm. Sebastian Faulks’ Birdsong. Adapted by Rachel Wagstaff. Directed by Alastair Whatley. Admission: £20.50-£26.50, concs. (01483) 440000, yvonne-arnaud.co.uk.
WALKS & TALKS
EMSWORTH: Mountford Rooms, Church Path Community Centre. 7.30pm. The River Ems. Illustrated talk by Michael Edwards, organised by the Emsworth Maritime and Historical Trust. Visitors and new members welcome. Admission £3. (01243) 378091.
HAVANT: Langstone Conservative Club, Emsworth Road. 10.30am. Macular Degeneration. Talk, organised by the Havant Complementary Health Group. All welcome. Admission: £3. (023) 9307 9413.
PORTSMOUTH: meet The Bridge Centre, Fratton Road. 10.30am. Victoria Park Walk. Buggy and wheelchair friendly walk. New walkers to arrive early to register please. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.
PORTSMOUTH: The Royal Marine Association Club, The War Memorial Pavilion, Dunn Close, Henderson Road, Eastney. 7.30pm for 8pm. General Haig: Britain’s Finest Commander in Chief. Talk by Peter Hart, organised by the Western Front Association, Hampshire and Isle of Wight Branch. Visitors and new members welcome. (023) 9269 3867.
SOUTHSEA: meet South Parade Pier. 1pm. Pier to Pier Walk. Ideal for buggies and wheelchairs. New walkers to arrive early to register please. Led by volunteer walk leaders, and organised by Portsmouth’s Independence and Wellbeing Team. (023) 9268 8390.
SOUTHSEA: Sellers Coffee House, 1, Kent Road. 7.30pm. Spinnaker Speakers. Become a more confident speaker and better leader. 07713 358 148, spinnakerspeakers.org.