A guide to what’s on around the area today.
COSHAM: St Philip’s Church, Hawthorne Crescent, Highburuy. 3pm. Highbury College Carol Service.
GOSPORT: The Alver Bank Hotel, Stokes Bay. 7.30pm. Jokes Bay Comedy Club. Featuring: Sean Collins, Barry Castagnola and The Raymond & Mr Timpkins Revue. Plus music from Minibar Disaser. £12. (023) 9251 0005.
COSHAM: Cosham Community Centre, Wootton Street. 7.30pm-10pm. M&M Modern Sequence Dance Club. All welcome to this modern sequence club. (023) 9271 0060.
GOSPORT: Thorngate Halls, Bury Road. 1.30pm-4pm. Tea Dance. Admission £2 (inc tea/biscuits).
PORTSMOUTH: Big Screen, Guildhall Square. Midday-2pm. Christmas Crafts. Get into the festive spirit by making easy, stunning festive decorations to take home with you. Free two-hour session provided by The Learning Place.
PORTSMOUTH: The Stacey Community Centre, Walsall Road. 1pm-3pm. Over-55s Table Tennis. Non-competitive and open to all levels of ability. £2 per session. (023) 9261 7890.
SOUTHSEA: House of Bethany, 7, Nelson Road. 1.30pm-4.30pm. Monday Afternoon Quiet Day. Conducted by the Rev Beryl Rundle. Admission: £3. Please let the Sisters know if you want to attend on 023-9283 3498 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
COSHAM: Coffee Shop, B Level, Queen Alexandra Hospital. 10am-4pm. Art Exhibition. Featuring works by June Cousins and Michael Taylor from Wallington and Bob Read. Organised by the QA League of Friends. (023) 9238 7284.
GOSPORT: Gosport Gallery, Walpole Road. 10am-4pm. Dazzle Exhibition. Featuring a spectacular display of art deco beaded dresses from the roaring twenties. Free admission. (023) 9252 3463.
SOUTHSEA: The Southsea Library Gallery, 19-20, Palmerston Road. 9.30am-5pm. Defragmentation. An exhibition of paintings, watercolours and ceramics by Toni Ndikanwu.
NORTH BOARHUNT: North Boarhunt Social Club, Trampers Lane. 7.45pm-11pm. Forest Folk. Featuring Coope Simpson and Freya Fraser: To Drive the Cold Winter Away. All welcome. Admission £12. (023) 9226 4288 email@example.com.
WALKS & TALKS
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.
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.