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DIARY DATES

ALFRISTON

Drusillas Park (01323) 874100: Weird and Wonderful Animal Encounters, April 6; Reptile Roadshow, April 9; Bob the Builder – Never Mind the Breezeblocks Live, April 11.

BEXHILL

De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: Young Earfilms Club, 10am-4pm April 10-12.

BRIGHTON

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Children’s Open Day, 2pm-5pm April 6; Dome Discovery Tour, 11am April 7; Soulful Singing, 11am April 7; Travels With Grandad (3-7yrs) 11.30am/2.30pm April 7/8.

New Venture Theatre, Bedford Place (01273) 746118: Members meeting, 7pm April 11.

The Basement (01273) 699733: Supper Club, 7.30pm April 7; Children’s Festival – Are you Sitting Comfortably? Mischief, 2pm/4.30pm April 10.

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Children’s Festival – Fierce Poses – Live Figure Drawing, 10.30am/noon/2pm April 9; Scarey Monsters, 11am-4pm April 9/10; Into the Twilight 7pm-8.30pm April 9 (Queens Park); All Start’s Songwriting Workshop, 10.30am/noon/2pm April 10; Dancing in the Darkness, 10.30am/noon/2pm April 11; Daring Dress-Up, 11am-4pm April 11/12; Family Pecha Kucha, 2pm-4pm April 12.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: Catalyst Club, 8.30pm April 12.

Stanmer Park, on green in front of church: Easter Holiday Club, 10.30am April 11 with Kate Tiffin, Sussex Wildlife Trust. Booking essential 01273 497561.

Yellowave Beachsports, Madeira Drive: Children’s Festival – Sea Splash, 7.30am/8am/8.30am April 12.

EASTBOURNE

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: Coffee Morning, 10am-noon April 7 with music from John Ball.

Winter Garden (01323) 412000: Easter Dance Day, Coffee Dance 10am-12.30pm, Tea Dance 2pm-4.30pm, Gala Evening 7.30pm-11.30pm April 7

HADLOW DOWN

Wilderness Wood 01825 830509: Bluebell Walk, until April 30; Easter Mini Makers, 2pm-3pm (2-5yrs) April 6; Wand Making, 11am-noon April 6; Easter Bunny Hunt, 10am-4.30pm April 7-9; We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, 2pm-3pm (3-6yrs) April 10; Castaway, 10.30am-1.30pm (age 6yrs plus) April 11; Woodland Monsters, 10.30am-11.30am (3-6yrs) April 12.

LEWES

Lewes New School, Talbot Terrace: Film Making Workshops for 8-12yr olds, 9.30am April 9/10, 12/13; Animation Workshop for 8-12yr olds, 9.30am April 11; (01273) 470175, lewesjuniorfilmclub@gmail.com

Needlemakers: Lewes Makers Market, from 10am April 6.

SEAFORD

Pump Barn, behind the visitors centre: We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, 10.30am April 12, with Ronnie Reed, Sussex Wildlife Trust. Booking essential 01273 497561.

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Town and Country Foundation Showcase, April 10-21.

WILLINGDON

Willingdon/Polegate Windmill: Open Easter Day, April 8, 2pm-5pm.

EXHIBITIONS

BURGESS HILL

Museum at the back of Cyprus Hall, Cyprus Road: Burgess Hill Local History Society is holding a small exhibition on London Road School, April 14, 10am-noon. How many photos of teachers and pupils do you recognise? Admission free.

CHICHESTER

Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant: Brighton A5 Open Art Exhibition, 1.30pm-3.30pm Tues-Fri, until April 6.

CRAWLEY

The Hawth Theatre foyer (01293) 553636: Marc Greco, A Natural History, until April 6; Gesina and Holly Triggs, April 8-21.

HAILSHAM

Gallery North, 70 High Street: Take Five Photography, 10am-4pm Tues-Sat, until April 28.

LEWES

Hop Gallery, Castle Ditch Lane: North Looking South, 10.30am-5pm Tues-Sat, noon-5pm Sun, until April 12.

PEVENSEY

Riverside Studio, Haven Farm: Mary Beaney monoprints/mixed media, noon-6pm April 7-9, 14/15, 20/21, 27/28.

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Jo Louca, In The Light of Day, until April 7.

UCKFIELD

Public Library: Exhibition of Uckfield Photographic Society members’ prints, until April 16.

REGULAR EVENTS

ALFRISTON

The Old Chapel Centre: Zumba. Thurs 10-11am. Louise 07786 425 758.

ARLINGTON

Village Hall: Arlington Art Group, untutored and informal, all ages and abilities, 7-9pm Thursdays. More information from 01323 485153.

COOKSBRIDGE

Beechwood Hall, Beechwood Lane: Every Tuesday 10am-noon, Bumps and Babies Drop-in group. Meet other parents, soft flooring and toys for babies. More info lewesparentssupport@nct.org.uk 08442436187.

CROWBOROUGH

Kip McGrath Tuition Centre: Revision classes in Maths, English and Science. For details call 01892 611599.

DENTON

St. Leonard’s Church Hall, Heighton Road: Over 60’s can stay healthy or work their way back to good health with movement to music at an Extend class. Wednesdays 2.15-3.15pm. Further details from Jenny on 01273 515373.

EASTBOURNE

United Reformed Church hall, Upperton Road: Concentus Chorale. Rehearsals Mondays, 7.30-9.45pm. For details ring 01323 643358 email supergran009@aol.com

HOVE

Freemasons, 38-39 Western Road: Alta, 9pm-2am Fridays; Aran Teynolds and Ollie Sturdy, 8.30pm-2am Saturdays.

Salvation Army Hall, Conway Street: Brighton Welsh Male Voice Choir meet, 7.30pm-9.30pm Mondays. Details on 01273 323733 or www.brightonwelshmalevoicechoir.co.uk

LAUGHTON

Village Hall: Village Hall Market, second Saturday of every month 10am-noon. Fresh produce, usual craft stalls. More info 01323 811286.

LEWES

All Saints Centre (small hall): Drum Unity – Community drum circle, kids and parents 7pm-7.30pm, adults only 7.45pm-8.30pm Mondays; Pre-school drum group, 9.30am under 3s, 10.10am 3-5yrs, Mondays. Tel: 07845 244692 email infor@drumunity.co.uk

All Saints Arts Centre, Friars Walk: Oyster project Drop In and Community Cafe, every Wednesday 11.30am-2.30pm. Home cooked hot lunch with veggie option, snacks.

Children’s Centre, YMCA: Every Friday 10am-noon Bumps and Babies Drop-in group. Meet other parents, soft flooring and toys for babies. More info lewesparentssupport@nct.org.uk 08442436187.

Crown Court bus stop: In and Out of Twittens, tours around Lewes High Street finding bits not in the guide books, 11am/2.30pm Wednesdays, June-Sept, £3.50. Details (01323) 890179.

Dairy Studio: Young artists (11+) and little artists (8+) paint in a professional art studio, alternate Sundays in term time, call Susie 858438/www.dairystudio-art courses.

Elephant and Castle (upstairs): Concertinas Anonymous, informal sessions for concertina players, 8pm second Tues evening of the month. Admission free.

Hesketh Potteries: Painting on Pots, Saturday, 10am-4pm. Adults and children welcome. Call Chris 01273 487150 or just pop in.

House of Friendship, 208 High Street: Cruse Bereavement Care Lewes Drop-in, 10-11am newcomers, 11am-noon main group, Fridays.

Lewes FC: Five week Health and Lifestyle Information Course, Tuesdays 10.30am-12.30pm. £2 per session.

Lewesiana, High Street: Introduction to DSLR photography classes, 6.30-9pm Mondays from Sept 5. Jerry 07711 519948.

South Malling Parish Church: Sussex Harmony, a small group of singers and instrumentalists perform the music of old rural England and America. Practices Thursdays 8-10pm. Try it out with a friendly, enthusiastic group. Ring Paula Arthur 01435 830934 and get lots more details from www.sussexharmony.org.uk

The Body Workshop: Zumba Weight Loss Sessions, 11.30am-1pm Tuesdays. For details and to reserve your place call Julie 07733 099735.

The Pelham Arms (01273) 476149: DJ Task Saturday Safari, every week from 8pm.

The Tetley Hut, Ham Lane: Lewes Sea Cadets, 6.45-9.15pm Tuesdays, for boys and girls aged 12-18. Sailing, canoeing, barbecues, national vocational qualifications and much more. Contact Heather Wells 01273 487234 or email tsdefiance.lewes@btinternet.com

NEWHAVEN

Hillcrest Centre, Hillcrest Road: Newhaven Community Choir – new choir for Newhaven. £5 a session, first session is free, 7-9pm. No need to read music of have previous singing experience, just come along. For details/ bookings ring Stella Clifford 01273 611861.

PEACEHAVEN

Kempton House, Cavell Avenue: Over 60’s can stay healthy or work their way back to good health with movement to music at an Extend class. Wednesdays, 10-11am. Further details from Jenny on 01273 515373.

PEVENSEY

Castle Car Park: The Pevensey Ghost Walk with Robert Stevens Bassett, every Saturday, 7.30pm.

The Bay Hotel, 2 Eastbourne Road (01323) 768645: The Big Jazz, new weekly Jazz Night, every Tuesday 8-10.45pm. Free entry.

PORTSLADE

6th Form Centre, Mile Oak Road: Open Rehearsal, potential new singers warmly invited, 7pm-9pm Mondays, until May 28. Call 01273 419665 for details www.sussexvoiceworks.co.uk

Blank Studios and Gallery, 108 North Street: Into the Wild Centre of Creativity, 5.45-7.45pm Tuesdays. Contact 07757 747 027 or evaweaver@talk21.com

RINGMER

St Mary’s Room, Ringmer Village Hall: Lewes District Art Club meets 2-4pm every Tuesday for a varied programme of demonstrations and workshops. New members welcome. Phone 01273 812316.

SEAFORD

Cradle Hill School, Lexden Road (01323) 492791: Seaford Choral Society rehearsals. There is no audition. Mondays in November.

Downs Leisure Centre, Sutton Road: Seaford Kurlers, every Tues 2-4pm, £2.50 per session. New age kurling is a fun game for everyone and all levels of abilities, played indoors on a Badminton court. Details from June Wood 01323 895376.

St Peter’s Church Hall, Blatchington: Yoga classes for the less able organised by the Seaford Group of the Eastbourne and South Wealden Multiple Sclerosis Society, 11am-noon Thursdays. £4 per lesson.

The Archway, Blatchington Road: Zumba Tues 10-11am & Fri 6.30-7.30pm. Louise 07786 425 758.

ST LEONARDS-ON-SEA

The Crown House, 57 Marina: Jazz Night with Duncan J Reeks and band Bop2Bossa, 8.30pm Tues. Admission free. More information at www.bop2bossa.com

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Trinity Youth Theatre Company, Mondays until Nov 28.

UCKFIELD

Foresters’ Hall, Harcourt Road: Uckfield Community Orchestra is an orchestra for ages 8 to 88, we are a friendly and enthusiastic group and would love to meet new members of any ability. We meet weekly during term-time on Wednesday 6.15-8pm. If you play an orchestral instrument, especially strings, do come along, or call Sundari on 01342 823099. You can also view our web-site: www.uckfield-community-orchestra.co.uk

Luxford Centre: Uckfield Art Group, Tuesdays 7pm-9pm. Relaxed and friendly atmosphere www.uckfieldartgroup.co.uk or ring 01825 765021.

WESTMESTON

Village Hall: Embroidery workshop, Tues 1-3pm. Contact Wendy Connor for information 01273 479351.

TALKS

EASTBOURNE

Eastbourne College, Birley Centre (01323) 452255: Robin Gregory, The Great Musicals: Musical Theatre, its origins and future, 7.30pm April 12.

HOVE

Ventnor Hall, Central United Reform Church, Blatchington Road (01273) 298159: Sussex Family History Group – Tracing the Lives of Professional People by Eric Probert, 7.30pm April 11.

SINGLETON

Weald and Downland Open Air Museum (01243 811348): Vauxhall Gardens by David Coke, 6.30pm April 12.

WALKS

ALFRISTON

Memorial Hall: Family Support Work’s 2012 Easter Walk, 7 miles, 9.30am April 9.

CLAYTON

Jack and Jill Windmills car park: Mid Sussex Ramblers – Jack and Jill Circular, 5 miles with Bernard and Barbara (01273) 844840, 10.30am April 8.

GUESTLING

Church, Church Lane: Beachy Head Ramblers – Guestling Church to Icklesham and Back via Pett, 10 miles with Maureen and peter 01424 844219, 10am April 11.

LEWES

Mountfield Road car park: Beachy Head Ramblers – Over Newmarket and Harry, 14.5 miles with Naomi and Pete 01323 485005, 10.15am April 8.

North Street car park: Lewes Footpaths Group – Wivelsfield Green with Keith 471763, 9.30am April 9.

POLEGATE

Wannock Road Recreation Ground: Polegate Ramblers – What The Long Man Sees, 5 miles with Dave and Maureen 726427, 9.30am April 12; Walk and Talk with Angie (01424) 224474, 8/9 miles, 9.30am April 12 picnic on beach.

SEAFORD

Forestry Commission car park on Litlington Road: Trails and Signs with Ronnie Reed, Sussex Wildlife Trust, 10.30am April 10. Booking essential 01273 497561.

WILLINGDON

Chalk Farm, Coopers Hill: Beachy Head Ramblers – Jevington-Wilmington Circular, 8 miles with John and Esther 01323 503239, 10am April 8.

DIARY DATES

ALFRISTON

Drusillas Park (01323) 874100: Weird and Wonderful Animal Encounters, April 6; Reptile Roadshow, April 9; Bob the Builder – Never Mind the Breezeblocks Live, April 11.

BEXHILL

De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: Young Earfilms Club, 10am-4pm April 10-12.

BRIGHTON

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Children’s Open Day, 2pm-5pm April 6; Dome Discovery Tour, 11am April 7; Soulful Singing, 11am April 7; Travels With Grandad (3-7yrs) 11.30am/2.30pm April 7/8.

New Venture Theatre, Bedford Place (01273) 746118: Members meeting, 7pm April 11.

The Basement (01273) 699733: Supper Club, 7.30pm April 7; Children’s Festival – Are you Sitting Comfortably? Mischief, 2pm/4.30pm April 10.

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Children’s Festival – Fierce Poses – Live Figure Drawing, 10.30am/noon/2pm April 9; Scarey Monsters, 11am-4pm April 9/10; Into the Twilight 7pm-8.30pm April 9 (Queens Park); All Start’s Songwriting Workshop, 10.30am/noon/2pm April 10; Dancing in the Darkness, 10.30am/noon/2pm April 11; Daring Dress-Up, 11am-4pm April 11/12; Family Pecha Kucha, 2pm-4pm April 12.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: Catalyst Club, 8.30pm April 12.

Stanmer Park, on green in front of church: Easter Holiday Club, 10.30am April 11 with Kate Tiffin, Sussex Wildlife Trust. Booking essential 01273 497561.

Yellowave Beachsports, Madeira Drive: Children’s Festival – Sea Splash, 7.30am/8am/8.30am April 12.

EASTBOURNE

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: Coffee Morning, 10am-noon April 7 with music from John Ball.

Winter Garden (01323) 412000: Easter Dance Day, Coffee Dance 10am-12.30pm, Tea Dance 2pm-4.30pm, Gala Evening 7.30pm-11.30pm April 7

HADLOW DOWN

Wilderness Wood 01825 830509: Bluebell Walk, until April 30; Easter Mini Makers, 2pm-3pm (2-5yrs) April 6; Wand Making, 11am-noon April 6; Easter Bunny Hunt, 10am-4.30pm April 7-9; We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, 2pm-3pm (3-6yrs) April 10; Castaway, 10.30am-1.30pm (age 6yrs plus) April 11; Woodland Monsters, 10.30am-11.30am (3-6yrs) April 12.

LEWES

Lewes New School, Talbot Terrace: Film Making Workshops for 8-12yr olds, 9.30am April 9/10, 12/13; Animation Workshop for 8-12yr olds, 9.30am April 11; (01273) 470175, lewesjuniorfilmclub@gmail.com

Needlemakers: Lewes Makers Market, from 10am April 6.

SEAFORD

Pump Barn, behind the visitors centre: We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, 10.30am April 12, with Ronnie Reed, Sussex Wildlife Trust. Booking essential 01273 497561.

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Town and Country Foundation Showcase, April 10-21.

WILLINGDON

Willingdon/Polegate Windmill: Open Easter Day, April 8, 2pm-5pm.

EXHIBITIONS

BURGESS HILL

Museum at the back of Cyprus Hall, Cyprus Road: Burgess Hill Local History Society is holding a small exhibition on London Road School, April 14, 10am-noon. How many photos of teachers and pupils do you recognise? Admission free.

CHICHESTER

Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant: Brighton A5 Open Art Exhibition, 1.30pm-3.30pm Tues-Fri, until April 6.

CRAWLEY

The Hawth Theatre foyer (01293) 553636: Marc Greco, A Natural History, until April 6; Gesina and Holly Triggs, April 8-21.

HAILSHAM

Gallery North, 70 High Street: Take Five Photography, 10am-4pm Tues-Sat, until April 28.

LEWES

Hop Gallery, Castle Ditch Lane: North Looking South, 10.30am-5pm Tues-Sat, noon-5pm Sun, until April 12.

PEVENSEY

Riverside Studio, Haven Farm: Mary Beaney monoprints/mixed media, noon-6pm April 7-9, 14/15, 20/21, 27/28.

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Jo Louca, In The Light of Day, until April 7.

UCKFIELD

Public Library: Exhibition of Uckfield Photographic Society members’ prints, until April 16.

REGULAR EVENTS

ALFRISTON

The Old Chapel Centre: Zumba. Thurs 10-11am. Louise 07786 425 758.

ARLINGTON

Village Hall: Arlington Art Group, untutored and informal, all ages and abilities, 7-9pm Thursdays. More information from 01323 485153.

COOKSBRIDGE

Beechwood Hall, Beechwood Lane: Every Tuesday 10am-noon, Bumps and Babies Drop-in group. Meet other parents, soft flooring and toys for babies. More info lewesparentssupport@nct.org.uk 08442436187.

CROWBOROUGH

Kip McGrath Tuition Centre: Revision classes in Maths, English and Science. For details call 01892 611599.

DENTON

St. Leonard’s Church Hall, Heighton Road: Over 60’s can stay healthy or work their way back to good health with movement to music at an Extend class. Wednesdays 2.15-3.15pm. Further details from Jenny on 01273 515373.

EASTBOURNE

United Reformed Church hall, Upperton Road: Concentus Chorale. Rehearsals Mondays, 7.30-9.45pm. For details ring 01323 643358 email supergran009@aol.com

HOVE

Freemasons, 38-39 Western Road: Alta, 9pm-2am Fridays; Aran Teynolds and Ollie Sturdy, 8.30pm-2am Saturdays.

Salvation Army Hall, Conway Street: Brighton Welsh Male Voice Choir meet, 7.30pm-9.30pm Mondays. Details on 01273 323733 or www.brightonwelshmalevoicechoir.co.uk

LAUGHTON

Village Hall: Village Hall Market, second Saturday of every month 10am-noon. Fresh produce, usual craft stalls. More info 01323 811286.

LEWES

All Saints Centre (small hall): Drum Unity – Community drum circle, kids and parents 7pm-7.30pm, adults only 7.45pm-8.30pm Mondays; Pre-school drum group, 9.30am under 3s, 10.10am 3-5yrs, Mondays. Tel: 07845 244692 email infor@drumunity.co.uk

All Saints Arts Centre, Friars Walk: Oyster project Drop In and Community Cafe, every Wednesday 11.30am-2.30pm. Home cooked hot lunch with veggie option, snacks.

Children’s Centre, YMCA: Every Friday 10am-noon Bumps and Babies Drop-in group. Meet other parents, soft flooring and toys for babies. More info lewesparentssupport@nct.org.uk 08442436187.

Crown Court bus stop: In and Out of Twittens, tours around Lewes High Street finding bits not in the guide books, 11am/2.30pm Wednesdays, June-Sept, £3.50. Details (01323) 890179.

Dairy Studio: Young artists (11+) and little artists (8+) paint in a professional art studio, alternate Sundays in term time, call Susie 858438/www.dairystudio-art courses.

Elephant and Castle (upstairs): Concertinas Anonymous, informal sessions for concertina players, 8pm second Tues evening of the month. Admission free.

Hesketh Potteries: Painting on Pots, Saturday, 10am-4pm. Adults and children welcome. Call Chris 01273 487150 or just pop in.

House of Friendship, 208 High Street: Cruse Bereavement Care Lewes Drop-in, 10-11am newcomers, 11am-noon main group, Fridays.

Lewes FC: Five week Health and Lifestyle Information Course, Tuesdays 10.30am-12.30pm. £2 per session.

Lewesiana, High Street: Introduction to DSLR photography classes, 6.30-9pm Mondays from Sept 5. Jerry 07711 519948.

South Malling Parish Church: Sussex Harmony, a small group of singers and instrumentalists perform the music of old rural England and America. Practices Thursdays 8-10pm. Try it out with a friendly, enthusiastic group. Ring Paula Arthur 01435 830934 and get lots more details from www.sussexharmony.org.uk

The Body Workshop: Zumba Weight Loss Sessions, 11.30am-1pm Tuesdays. For details and to reserve your place call Julie 07733 099735.

The Pelham Arms (01273) 476149: DJ Task Saturday Safari, every week from 8pm.

The Tetley Hut, Ham Lane: Lewes Sea Cadets, 6.45-9.15pm Tuesdays, for boys and girls aged 12-18. Sailing, canoeing, barbecues, national vocational qualifications and much more. Contact Heather Wells 01273 487234 or email tsdefiance.lewes@btinternet.com

NEWHAVEN

Hillcrest Centre, Hillcrest Road: Newhaven Community Choir – new choir for Newhaven. £5 a session, first session is free, 7-9pm. No need to read music of have previous singing experience, just come along. For details/ bookings ring Stella Clifford 01273 611861.

PEACEHAVEN

Kempton House, Cavell Avenue: Over 60’s can stay healthy or work their way back to good health with movement to music at an Extend class. Wednesdays, 10-11am. Further details from Jenny on 01273 515373.

PEVENSEY

Castle Car Park: The Pevensey Ghost Walk with Robert Stevens Bassett, every Saturday, 7.30pm.

The Bay Hotel, 2 Eastbourne Road (01323) 768645: The Big Jazz, new weekly Jazz Night, every Tuesday 8-10.45pm. Free entry.

PORTSLADE

6th Form Centre, Mile Oak Road: Open Rehearsal, potential new singers warmly invited, 7pm-9pm Mondays, until May 28. Call 01273 419665 for details www.sussexvoiceworks.co.uk

Blank Studios and Gallery, 108 North Street: Into the Wild Centre of Creativity, 5.45-7.45pm Tuesdays. Contact 07757 747 027 or evaweaver@talk21.com

RINGMER

St Mary’s Room, Ringmer Village Hall: Lewes District Art Club meets 2-4pm every Tuesday for a varied programme of demonstrations and workshops. New members welcome. Phone 01273 812316.

SEAFORD

Cradle Hill School, Lexden Road (01323) 492791: Seaford Choral Society rehearsals. There is no audition. Mondays in November.

Downs Leisure Centre, Sutton Road: Seaford Kurlers, every Tues 2-4pm, £2.50 per session. New age kurling is a fun game for everyone and all levels of abilities, played indoors on a Badminton court. Details from June Wood 01323 895376.

St Peter’s Church Hall, Blatchington: Yoga classes for the less able organised by the Seaford Group of the Eastbourne and South Wealden Multiple Sclerosis Society, 11am-noon Thursdays. £4 per lesson.

The Archway, Blatchington Road: Zumba Tues 10-11am & Fri 6.30-7.30pm. Louise 07786 425 758.

ST LEONARDS-ON-SEA

The Crown House, 57 Marina: Jazz Night with Duncan J Reeks and band Bop2Bossa, 8.30pm Tues. Admission free. More information at www.bop2bossa.com

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Trinity Youth Theatre Company, Mondays until Nov 28.

UCKFIELD

Foresters’ Hall, Harcourt Road: Uckfield Community Orchestra is an orchestra for ages 8 to 88, we are a friendly and enthusiastic group and would love to meet new members of any ability. We meet weekly during term-time on Wednesday 6.15-8pm. If you play an orchestral instrument, especially strings, do come along, or call Sundari on 01342 823099. You can also view our web-site: www.uckfield-community-orchestra.co.uk

Luxford Centre: Uckfield Art Group, Tuesdays 7pm-9pm. Relaxed and friendly atmosphere www.uckfieldartgroup.co.uk or ring 01825 765021.

WESTMESTON

Village Hall: Embroidery workshop, Tues 1-3pm. Contact Wendy Connor for information 01273 479351.

TALKS

EASTBOURNE

Eastbourne College, Birley Centre (01323) 452255: Robin Gregory, The Great Musicals: Musical Theatre, its origins and future, 7.30pm April 12.

HOVE

Ventnor Hall, Central United Reform Church, Blatchington Road (01273) 298159: Sussex Family History Group – Tracing the Lives of Professional People by Eric Probert, 7.30pm April 11.

SINGLETON

Weald and Downland Open Air Museum (01243 811348): Vauxhall Gardens by David Coke, 6.30pm April 12.

WALKS

ALFRISTON

Memorial Hall: Family Support Work’s 2012 Easter Walk, 7 miles, 9.30am April 9.

CLAYTON

Jack and Jill Windmills car park: Mid Sussex Ramblers – Jack and Jill Circular, 5 miles with Bernard and Barbara (01273) 844840, 10.30am April 8.

GUESTLING

Church, Church Lane: Beachy Head Ramblers – Guestling Church to Icklesham and Back via Pett, 10 miles with Maureen and peter 01424 844219, 10am April 11.

LEWES

Mountfield Road car park: Beachy Head Ramblers – Over Newmarket and Harry, 14.5 miles with Naomi and Pete 01323 485005, 10.15am April 8.

North Street car park: Lewes Footpaths Group – Wivelsfield Green with Keith 471763, 9.30am April 9.

POLEGATE

Wannock Road Recreation Ground: Polegate Ramblers – What The Long Man Sees, 5 miles with Dave and Maureen 726427, 9.30am April 12; Walk and Talk with Angie (01424) 224474, 8/9 miles, 9.30am April 12 picnic on beach.

SEAFORD

Forestry Commission car park on Litlington Road: Trails and Signs with Ronnie Reed, Sussex Wildlife Trust, 10.30am April 10. Booking essential 01273 497561.

WILLINGDON

Chalk Farm, Coopers Hill: Beachy Head Ramblers – Jevington-Wilmington Circular, 8 miles with John and Esther 01323 503239, 10am April 8.