Lectures are held at Tenterden Leisure Centre on the first Tuesday of each month except January and August.

Announcements at 10.55am followed by the Lecture at 11.00am.
Coffee is served from 10:00am to 10:45am.

Members may bring two guests to Lectures each year by prior arrangement with the Membership Secretary at least seven days before the Lecture, Tel. 07971 603279. 

A fee of £7 per guest is payable at the door.


Click on the Lecture for more information

Tuesday 5th February: Lecture

Mad Men and the Artists – how the advertising industry has exploited fine art

Tony Rawlins


Tuesday 5th March: Lecture

Wedgwood – Catherine the Great and the Frog Service

Deborah Lambert


Tuesday 2nd April: Lecture

Venice – from Canaletto to Monet

Jennifer Toynbee-Holmes


Tuesday 7th May: Lecture

The Rothschilds of Waddesdon Manor

William Forrester

Click here for the visit to Waddesdon Manor on 15th May


Tuesday 4th June: Lecture

The Rivalry between Leonardo and Michelangelo

James Lindow


Tuesday 2nd July: Lecture

From Downton to Gatsby

Andrew Prince


Tuesday 3rd September: Lecture

Lawrence of Arabia: excavating a legend

Neil Faulkner


Tuesday 1st October: Lecture

Art & Architecture along the Silk Road

Angela Smith


Tuesday 5th November: Lecture

AGM at 10.30am followed by

Antiquarian Minimalism

Anthony Rayworth


Tuesday 3rd December: Lecture

The Art of Celebrating Christmas

Sarah Pearson

Following the December Lecture, the Committee invites you to join them for celebratory refreshments.


Click here for 2018 Lectures.