What’s on for Wednesday June 18, 2013

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A guide to what’s on around the area today.

DANCING

PORTSMOUTH: St James’ Hospital Main Entrance, Locksway Road. 8pm-10.15pm. Wednesday Ballroom Club. Come and enjoy some social ballroom dancing, ideal for couples. Admission £3. (023) 9307 7368.

WATERLOOVILLE: Waterlooville Community Centre, 10 Maurepas Way (Asda car park). 7.45pm-10.15pm. WACA Sequence Dance Club. Visitors and new members are always welcome. (023) 9261 3409, 9271 0060.

EVENTS

EMSWORTH: Meet Museum, 10b, North Street. 7pm. Emsworth Museum Annual Treasure Hunt. An opportunity to see some hidden corners of the town with a chance to win a prize. All welcome. Entry £1 (tea and biscuits include). (01243) 373780, emsworthmuseum.co.uk.

LEE-ON-THE-SOLENT: Methodist Church Hall, High Street. 9am-1pm. Community BOOST Table Top and Craft Sale. Meet community organisations and craft businesses. Tables: 6ft at £6 and 4ft at £4. Refreshments available. (023) 9255 1706 or 9255 1303 to book a table, leeresidents.org.uk.

SOUTHWICK: Golden Lion, High Street (PO17 6EB). 8.30pm. Solent Socialising S&S Club Night. A member of IVC. Have fun and meet new friends. Host Adrian. 07906 670 262, solentsocialising.org.uk.

EXHIBITIONS

COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by the Alresford Monday Painting Group. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.

GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-5pm. Gods Port. Local artist Pete Codling will create a temporary freehand giant charcoal drawing. Pride of Place Goes Large! Display of work produced by some of Gosport’s clubs and societies. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.

PORTSMOUTH: City Museum and Records Office, Museum Road. 10am-5pm. Teddy Bear Story ... featuring 150 teddy bears, including many rare and diverse examples of the toy. No Place Like Pompey ... looking at some of the things that make Portsmouth special. Football in the City: a space in the heart of Portsmouth ... devoted to the beautiful game. A Study in Sherlock ... uncovering the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. (023) 9282 7261, portsmouthmuseums.co.uk.

FILMS

HASLEMERE: Haslemere Hall, Bridge Street. The Reluctant Fundamentalist (15); 8pm. Directed by Mira Nair. Starring: Riz Ahmed, Kate Hudson, Kiefer Sutherland, Liev Schrieber, Om Puri, Martin Donovan and Nelsan Ellis. (01428) 642161 for further details.

HAVANT: The Spring, East Street. Trouble with the Curve (12A); 1.45pm. Directed by: Robert Lorenz. Starring: Clint Eastwood, Amy Adams and John Goodman . (023) 9247 2700, thespring.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: No 6 Cinema, Boathouse 6, Historic Dockyard. Al About My Mother (15); 7pm. Spain, 1999. Subtitles. Directed by Pedro Almodovar. Starring: Cecilia Roth, Eloy Azorin, Marisa Parede, Penelope Cruz and Candela Pena. Admission £5. 07435 029 408, no6cinema.co.uk.

GARDENS

SOBERTON: Appletree House, Station Road. Midday-4pm. Small Romantic Woodland Garden. Many varieties of clematis. Plants for sale, teas. Admission £2.50.

GIGS

GOSPORT: Gosport and Fareham Rugby Football Club, Dolphin Crescent, (PO12 2HE). 8pm-10.30pm. Gosport Jazz Club. Featuring: Tiger Tim’s Ragamuffins. (023) 9269 3988, gosportjazz.org.uk.

PETERSFIELD: The Square Brewery, 7, The Square. Acoustix featuring The Hourglass, Lucy Kitchen plus Wyte Chalk.

PORTCHESTER: meet Seagull Roundabout. 10.22am. CHA Walking Club Walk. Seven-mile circular walk via Fort Nelson and Boarhunt. (023) 9225 4289 for further details.

PORTSMOUTH: Cellars at Eastney, 56, Cromwell Road. 8pm-11pm. B-Movie – 80s Electronica pioneers. Pop. (023) 9282 6249, thecellars.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 8pm-midnight. Naked Beats. Live poetry plus music fusion. (023) 9221 0437.

SOUTHWICK: Golden Lion, High Street. 8.15pm-11pm. Delta Syncopators. Traditional jazz band. (023) 9221 0437.

STAGE

CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park. 7.45pm. If Only. A new political play by David Edgar full of moral dilemmas. Admission: £24.50. (01243) 781312 or cft.org.uk.

FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road. 7.30pm. An Evening with Johnny Herbert. Admission £12.50. (01329) 231942, fernehamhall.co.uk.

PORTSMOUTH: Guildhall, Guildhall Square. Rock Challenge 2013. Juniors, doors 5.30pm; show 6pm. Seniors, doors 6.30pm; show 7pm. Admission £12. (023) 9282 4355, portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.

SOUTHAMPTON: Mayflower Theatre, Commercial Road. 7.30pm. Cats. Musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber Admission: £19-£37. (023) 8071 1811, mayflower.org.uk.

TITCHFIELD: St Margaret’s Arts Centre Bar, 73, St Margaret’s Lane. 7.30pm. La Nona (Grandma). A new translation of this dark comedy. Admission: £9, concs. (01329) 556156, titchfieldfestivaltheatre.com.