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 each year by prior arrangement. Please telephone the Membership Secretary,  Irene Jones on 07971 603279 a minimum of 7 days before.   A fee of £5 for each guest is payable at the door.

6th February

The Amadeus Myth: Mozart (1756-91) and his world – Culture and Society in late 18C Vienna

Sandy Burnett


6th March

William Holman Hunt and “The Awakening Conscience”

Alan Read


3rd April

The Language of Clothes: visual codes and messages

Mary Alexander


1st May

As Good as Gold: a special lecture celebrating The Arts Society’s Golden Anniversary

Alexandra Epps


5th June          

The Art of Piero della Francesca: the light of the North meets the logic of the South

Shirley Smith


3rd July

Villas for the Agricultural and Cultural elite: Palladio’s designs

Daniel Evans


4th September

The Russian Apocalypse: The Collapse of Czarist Russia

Peter Warwick


2nd October

Tintoretto and Scuola di San Rocco: 500th Anniversary of the birth of Tintoretto

 Sian Walters


6th November

AGM at 10.30am followed immediately by….

Cracking Glass

Mark Hill


4th December

A Dickens of a Christmas: “God Bless us Everyone”

Bertie Pearce


Following the May and December Lectures, the committee invite the membership to stay for celebratory refreshments.                                                   


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