Over the weekend 22/23 September we celebrated Our True Gold at The Beaney House of Art and Knowledge, Canterbury. This was a great success and thanks to everyone who took part. For a report and photos please click here.
Members of various Arts Societies in Kent enjoyed a Study Tour to Prague from 10-14 September. For a report and photos click here
On 3 September 2018 our Chief Executive, Florian Schweizer, completed a 12 km run from Walmer Castle to Sandwich Guildhall as part of his series of runs in aid of the Patricia Fund. For further details and photos click here.
The Arts Society, Gravesend, have supported a Community Project focussing on using Art to involve the community. To read the full report click here
On Tuesday 6 November The Arts Society, High Weald, are holding a Study Day on the subject of The Nude. For further details and booking form please click here.
On 3 September 2018 Florian Schweizer, The Arts Society chief executive, is running from Walmer Castle to Sandwich Guildhall then along the sea front between Walmer and Deal Pier. He then runs via the Cinque Ports golf club to the RSPB observatory, and then into Sandwich. He will probably complete the 11 km run just before 6 pm. To see the poster click here
The raffle to raise funds for Combat Stress was drawn at our Jubilee Lunch on 20 July. The prize, won by Jenny Vye of Canterbury Evening Society, was a picture entitled “All That Glitters” especially produced for our Jubilee by a service veteran. Over £3,000 was raised for the charity, and after expenses had been deducted a cheque for £2,600 was presented to Combat Stress representative Peter Butterworth . Click here to see the letter of appreciation and click here to see our Certificate.
On Friday 20 July we had a very successful lunch to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of NADFAS/The Arts Society. Over 100 Past Area Chairmen, Past Society Chairmen and current Area and Society Chairmen and Committee members enjoyed a splendid meal at the Darwin Suite, University of Kent at Canterbury. Surprise entertainment was provided by Bertie […]
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On 4 July 2018 members attended a Day of Special Interest on the subject of The Treasures of Prague presented by Clare Ford-Wille. Everyone present thoroughly enjoyed the expert lectures which were of particular interest to those who will be taking part in our Study Tour in September.