What’s on around the area today
COSHAM: Cosham Baptist Church, Havant Road. 7.15pm.Matthew Bason on the keyboard. Admisison: £5 for non members.
LEE-ON-THE-SOLENT: Methodist Church Hall, High Street. 7.30pm-9.30pm. Demonstration of watercolour technique by Ali Lindley. Admission: £3. (023) 9255 0481.
PORTSMOUTH: Action Stations, College Road, Historic Dockyard. 10am-midday.Rememberance Service and Armistice Day. Two minute silence and atch the television coverage of the Rememberance service in London. Free with a valid Historic Dockyard ticket. (023) 9289 3318.
PORTSMOUTH: John Pounds Centre, Queen Street, 2.30pm-4.30pm. Meeting of the Dickens Fellowship, including bring and buy sale and discussion of Oliver Twist. Call (02392) 664 205 for more information.
PORTSMOUTH: St Nicholas Church Hall, Battenburg Avenue. 7.30pm. Solent Male Voice Choir. Rehersal evening. (023) 9282 9214.
SOMERSTOWN: The New Hub, 10.15am-11.45am. New Age Kurling.
SOUTHSEA: The White Horse, Southsea Terrace, 2pm-4pm. Southsea Seniors. Over 50s Club, tea and cake.
COSHAM: Queen Alexandra Hospital, League of Friends’ coffee shop, Level B. 10am-4pm Mon-Fri; midday-3.30pm Sats and Suns. Paintings by Belinda and David Johnson.
GOSPORT: Gosport Discovery Centre, Walpole Road, PO12 1NS. 10am-5pm Mon to Sat. The Artists Rifles. Exhibition showcasing the work of soldiers from the Artists Rifles volunteer regiment. Free admission, closed Suns and Bank Holidays. For more information visit hants.gov.uk/gosport-gallery.
PORTSMOUTH: Space, University of Portsmouth Eldon Building West, Winston Churchill Avenue. 9am-5pm. A Story of Revolutions. Exhibition from Patrick Altes on the exploration of diaspora and identity. port.ac.uk/space. PORTSMOUTH: City Museum, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Lest We Forget ... remembering Portsmouth people and the First World War. No Place Like Pompey ... looking at some of the things that make Portsmouth special. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. Admission free. (023) 9283 4779, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.
PORTSMOUTH: Lodge Art Gallery, Victoria Park Corner, Anglesea Road. 10am-5pm. Inspired By Nature. University of Portsmouth graduate Maria Miller. Free admission.
PORTSMOUTH: Portsmouth Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm. Seven Ages Of Woman, Photography Exhibition By UoP Graduate Tyran Hawthorn. Free admission.
ROWLANDS CASTLE: Parish Hall. 7.30pm-9.30pm. Rowlands Castle Painting Society Art Demonstrations. Roger Dellar on interior in oils. Admission: £2.
MILTON: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road, Portsmouth. 8pm. Drum nation. Drummers of all levels welcome. (023) 9229 6352.
NEW MILTON: Forest Arts Centre, Old Milton Road. 8pm. The Hut People. Taking the audience on a musical journey. Admission: £12, concession available.
PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. 7pm. Example. Admission: £30.25. 08448 472362, portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.
SOUTHSEA: The RMA Tavern, Cromwell Road. 8.30pm. Lounge. Acoustic showcase night. Free admission. (023) 9282 0896, rmatavern.co.uk.
SOUTHSEA: Fat Fox, Victoria Road. The Cartels, Levi, Emma Ballantine, Danny Wright. Tickets: £3.
CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park. 7.45pm. Frankie And Johnny In The Clair De Lune. In a New York apartment Johnny is trying to persuade his colleague that they have something special. Tickets: £24-£33. 01243 181312, cft.org.uk.
WALKS & TALKS
BAFFINS: Baffins Community Centre, Westover Road, 10.30am. Walking Friends Portsmouth. Two to three mile walk led by trained volunteers, new walkers always welcome. Visit walkingfriendsportsmouth.org.uk for further details.
GOSPORT: Bodrick Hall, Clayhall Road. 7.30pm-9.30pm. Scrap Happy Quilters. Talk by Brian Taphouse on Fabric Freedom. Admission: £3.50 for non members. (023) 9258 5194.