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Events for the family

Basing House
Archaeological Dig Pits
29 May - 30 August 2018
Come along to a fun, hands-on children’s activity at the Dig Pits in the Basing House grounds! During this hour long session, you will be shown the basics of archaeology, get the opportunity to dig...
Milestones Museum
Mission Mega Machine
21 July - 09 September 2018
Enjoy the ultimate science adventure with Mission Mega Machine! Come along and learn about steam engines, hovercraft, planes, rockets, robots and more. An interactive exhibition for all ages, there’s...
Red House Museum and Gardens
Museum Make: Marvellous Junk Machines
24 July - 21 August 2018
Be inspired by the Marvellous Machines in our exhibition and create your very own, wacky and wonderful invention. Makes take place every other Tuesday in the Dorset school holidays: Tuesday 24 July,...
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Exhibitions

Andover Museum
Artikinesis: Traces of Prehistory
30 June - 18 August 2018
The art in this exhibition is a response to prehistoric man's influence on today's landscape, and a reflection on our relationship with the distant past. Mysterious stone circles, intriguing barrows,...
The Gallery, Winchester Discovery Centre
ARTIST ROOMS: Agnes Martin
07 July - 07 October 2018
The career of Agnes Martin (1912 – 2004) spanned nearly five decades. During this time, she became one of America’s foremost abstract painters. Her style was underpinned by her deep belief in the...
City Space, Winchester Discovery Centre
Olly Moss: Works
07 July - 06 September 2018
Explore the inspiring work of Olly Moss, a Hampshire-born designer who has lived and worked all over the world. Pop culture infused personal projects and editorial illustrations led to commissions for...
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Classes and workshops for adults

Basing House
Basing Craft Mornings
29 March - 25 October 2018
Join us at Basing House on Thursdays for our Craft Mornings. Bring your own crafts along to share, learn from the group and work with a tutor once a month to learn a new skills. Please note: there...
Andover Museum
Introduction to Silk Painting
5 September 2018
05 August - 05 September 2018
Easily one of the most satisfying crafts in the world! Take home at least two stunning silk cards, pictures or sun catchers along with a silk scarf painted in your favourite colours!
Forest Arts Centre
Autumn 18 - Forest Artists
6 September 2018
13 September 2018
20 September 2018
27 September 2018
11 October 2018
18 October 2018
25 October 2018
1 November 2018
8 November 2018
15 November 2018
22 November 2018
29 November 2018
6 December 2018
13 December 2018
20 December 2018
Thursdays 1.30-4.30pm A drop-in, untutored session for practising artists who want to share work in our comfortable art studio. This friendly group share ideas and discuss work. Bring your own...
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Music

Forest Arts Centre
Green Room Live
16 August 2018
23 August 2018
30 August 2018
This summer our popular Green Room Live music sessions will be ticketed. Reserve a seat then ‘Pay What You Decide’ after the performance. Thursday 16th August Line-up: Dotty and the Vinyls (headline)...
West End Centre
Vennart
16 August 2018
Mike Vennart might only ever be remembered for one thing, but that’s ok. He’s ‘out of’ Oceansize. Oceansize made 4 full albums, several lengthy EPs and toured the world for twelve years. Critically...
West End Centre
Leveret
6 September 2018
Leveret features three of England's finest folk musicians in an exciting new collaboration. Andy Cutting, Sam Sweeney and Rob Harbron are each regarded as masters of their instrument and are involved...
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Theatre

Basing House
Sense and Sensibility
19 August 2018
Step back in time to Regency England on 19 August to enjoy Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility in the stunning surrounds of the walled garden at Basing House. Watch Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make...
Westbury Manor Museum
Handlebards – Romeo and Juliet
7 September 2018
Join The HandleBards’ all-female troupe at Westbury Manor for Romeo and Juliet as you’ve never seen it before! The HandleBards are the world’s first cycling theatre company. Before touring their...
Ashcroft Arts Centre
Romeo and Juliet at Westbury Manor
7 September 2018
PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT WILL BE TAKING PLACE AT WESTBURY MANOR MUSEUM, WEST STREET FAREHAM, IN THE GARDEN The HandleBards are the world’s first cycling theatre company. Before touring their “seriously...
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Comedy

Ashcroft Arts Centre
Dave Gorman: Work In Progress
9 August 2018
16 August 2018
23 August 2018
Dave Gorman, the man behind Dave TV’s hit show Modern Life Is Goodish as well as Are You Dave Gorman? and Googlewhack Adventure, is back on the road with a brand new live show, With Great PowerPoint...
Gary Delaney: Gagster's Paradise
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Ashcroft Arts Centre
Gary Delaney: Gagster's Paradise
12 September 2018
One of Britain's leading one-liner comics returns to the road with another onslaught of lean, expertly crafted gaggery. A Mock The Week regular and recent star of the new Live At The Apollo series,...
Nish Kumar
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West End Centre
Nish Kumar
14 September 2018
15 September 2018
Double Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominee, Nish Kumar is taking his brand new show on a national tour of the UK. The title is a quote from Terminator 2. There will be jokes about politics, mankind’s...
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What's on in Winchester

The Gallery, Winchester Discovery Centre
ARTIST ROOMS: Agnes Martin
07 July - 07 October 2018
The career of Agnes Martin (1912 – 2004) spanned nearly five decades. During this time, she became one of America’s foremost abstract painters. Her style was underpinned by her deep belief in the...
City Space, Winchester Discovery Centre
Olly Moss: Works
07 July - 06 September 2018
Explore the inspiring work of Olly Moss, a Hampshire-born designer who has lived and worked all over the world. Pop culture infused personal projects and editorial illustrations led to commissions for...
City Space, Winchester Discovery Centre
Summer Arts College: Calm & Chaos
04 August - 06 September 2018
Young people referred from Hampshire’s Youth Offending Team have responded to the work of Agnes Martin. The group of 13 – 17 year olds have worked with professional artists to create their own...
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