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theartssociety.org

Visits to the Website566
Open Lectures & Talks

'The Area Team offers support to the 15 NADFAS societies in East Surrey ... Each society in East Surrey organises a full programme of lectures, study days, visits and tours and contact details for individual societies can be found on the “Societies” pages. We look forward to welcoming you to one of our societies or an Area event in the near future.'

Views of 'Full' Record881

theartssociety.org

Visits to the Website680
Open Lectures & Talks

Access to details of some 20 Societies.

Views of 'Full' Record794

theartssociety.org

Visits to the Website663
Open Lectures & Talks

Access to details of Local Societies within the Region: 'Our area team is here to enhance your time with NADFAS. There are 19 different areas. The West Midlands Area team serve 15 societies and over 4,000 members'.

Views of 'Full' Record950

www.nadfas-westsurreyarea.co.uk

Visits to the Website648
Open Lectures & Talks

'In the West Surrey Area of NADFAS there are 18 societies, from Runnymede in the north to Haslemere in the south. These societies promote the aims of NADFAS through lectures on the fine and decorative arts in the widest sense, as well as study days, visits and tours.'

Views of 'Full' Record962

alton-dfas.org

Visits to the Website685
Open Lectures & Talks

'Holds ten evening lectures during the year at 8pm (preceded by a glass of wine) on the second Tuesday of the month ... The lectures cover a wide range of subjects from individual artists to art movements through to music, architecture and the decorative arts. A précis appears in our quarterly Newsletter so you should have an idea of the content of the evening in advance ... Unlike many societies we do not have a waiting list, being fortunate in the size of our meeting venue which is the limiting factor for many groups. Guests are welcome at our lectures (on payment of a small fee).'

Views of 'Full' Record1336

www.ashridgedfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website602
Open Lectures & Talks

'All meetings are held on Wednesdays at 10.30 am ... Coffee is served 10.00 - 10.20 am ... Membership fee £30 annually. There are no vacancies at present and there is a short waiting list. However, in the meantime, why not become an associate member of NADFAS? Cost £15 annually and this enables receipt of the Review and any other concessions. Visits to lectures are restricted to three times a year with a donation of £5 to be asked for.'

Views of 'Full' Record969

www.bathdfas.com

Visits to the Website654
Open Lectures & Talks

'We meet on either the first or second Monday of each month (October to June) ... at 1.40 pm. Lunch is available beforehand from 12.30 pm ... Please note, we have no waiting list, and welcome new members at all times. Guests are always welcome. There is no need to book, and we charge £7.00 per lecture, payable at the door.'

Views of 'Full' Record1336

www.bmdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website628
Open Lectures & Talks

'The Society meets on the second Monday of the month (Sept - June) ... The Society has a membership of 200 and operates a waiting list for potential members due to constraints on the size of our venue.'

Views of 'Full' Record1574

www.bishopsstortforddfas.org

Visits to the Website624
Open Lectures & Talks

'Meets on the second Tuesday of each month (excluding August and January) ... Lectures start at 10.45 am and coffee /tea is served from 10.00 am.'

Views of 'Full' Record1371

blackmorevaledfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website504
Open Lectures & Talks

'We normally meet on the first Thursday morning of each month ... when we welcome a visiting speaker on a wide variety of topics from the world of art.'

Views of 'Full' Record705

www.blockleydfas.org

Visits to the Website668
Open Lectures & Talks

'Lectures take place ... normally on the third Monday of the month between September and June each year ... BDFAS currently has around 250 members and a manageable waiting list. We welcome Visitors to any of our events (by prior arrangement with the Membership Secretary, please).'

Views of 'Full' Record1446

bristoldfas.co.uk

Visits to the Website531
Open Lectures & Talks

'We are a group of over 300 people who meet monthly from September through to May for lectures on the Decorative and Fine Arts. Our lectures take place ... on the third Monday of the month. Guests are welcome at our lectures and can attend at a cost of £4.00 per lecture.'

Views of 'Full' Record1610

www.bedfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website708
Open Lectures & Talks

'We have nine illustrated lectures per year, covering a broad range of topics. We meet in the evening, and our lectures commence at 7.45 pm, generally finishing at about 9.15 pm.'

Views of 'Full' Record878

www.camdfas.com

Visits to the Website607
Views of 'Full' Record829

www.camberleydfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website636
Open Lectures & Talks

'We meet ... on the afternoon of the 4th Wednesday of each month with the exception of July, when we hold our Annual Supper, August and December ... We are a friendly society, pleased to welcome new members. Although at times there may be a waiting list, those on the list are welcome to attend any of the lectures as guests for a fee of £5 per lecture.'

Views of 'Full' Record922

www.canterburydfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website556
Open Lectures & Talks

'We meet every third Wednesday of the month for lectures except August and December at 11 am preceded by coffee from 10.30 am.'

Views of 'Full' Record1085

www.cavendishnadfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website486
Open Lectures & Talks

'8 lectures each year, during September - November and January - May ... There is often a waiting list for membership. To join the list and apply for membership, please download and return the application form.'

Views of 'Full' Record884

www.chalfontfinearts.co.uk

Visits to the Website466
Open Lectures & Talks'We hold afternoon lectures at 2.00 pm on the third Wednesday of the month ... The lectures cover everything from individual artists to art movements such as Impressionism through to music and the decorative arts ... We also meet for occasional full day lectures on areas of special interest.'
Views of 'Full' Record1490

www.cdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website576
Open Lectures & Talks'We organise lectures on the second Tuesday evening of each month from September to June.'
Views of 'Full' Record1501

www.chesterdfas.org.uk/programme/programme.htm

Visits to the Website734
Open Lectures & Talks'We meet during the lecture season from September to June on the third Tuesday of each month at 2 pm.'
Views of 'Full' Record1288

www.chilterndfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website480
Open Lectures & Talks'The monthly Lectures are held ... on the fourth Thursday of the month, starting promptly at 10.30 am.'
Views of 'Full' Record1093

www.cowdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website634
Open Lectures & Talks'Our lectures take place ... on the second Tuesday of the month between September and June, when a variety of lectures is presented. (In December, the lecture may be on the first Tuesday to enable rehearsals for a School production to take place). There is a socialising period before the lecture, commencing at 7.30 pm, and the lectures commence at 8.00 pm. The lectures are nominally one hour in duration, and are followed by an opportunity to raise questions. The session is generally over by 9.15 to 9.30 pm ... We have no vacancies at the present time. If you would like more information, or wish to join the waiting list, please contact us ...'
Views of 'Full' Record1529

www.cobbettsweydfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website624
Open Lectures & Talks'We meet ... on 4th Wednesday of the month January to June & September to December.'
Views of 'Full' Record662

www.cranleighdfas.org/program.htm

Visits to the Website621
Open Lectures & Talks'Lectures are held regularly on the fourth Wednesday of each month except in August and December. We have two identical meetings on the same day which gives members welcome flexibility should they be unable to attend their usual session. Afternoon meetings begin at 1.45 pm and evening meetings at 8.00 pm.'
Views of 'Full' Record1285

croydondfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website372
Open Lectures & Talks'We have monthly lectures (excluding August and December) with speakers covering a variety of subjects. Meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month, with the lecture starting at 10.45 with tea or coffee available from 10.00 beforehand ... The Croydon Decorative & Fine Arts Society welcomes new members.'
Views of 'Full' Record1353

www.cumbriadfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website553
Open Lectures & Talks

'Meets 8 times a year for lectures (every third Thursday in the month except at holiday seasons).'

Views of 'Full' Record1664

www.ddfas.org.uk/lectures

Visits to the Website500
Open Lectures & Talks'Lectures take place at 8 pm on the second Thursday each month, except August and September.'
Views of 'Full' Record952

www.easthertsdfas.co.uk

Visits to the Website796
Open Lectures & Talks'Lectures are held ... on the last Thursday of each month, though there are no lectures in July, August or December. Lecutres start at 10.30 am, preceded by coffee from 10 am, and guests are welcome. Also displayed on lecture days is our substantial library of books about the Arts available for loan to members.'
Views of 'Full' Record1793

www.esdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website563
Open Lectures & Talks'Our Programme of Lectures is varied and wide-ranging. We meet every month ... at 10.55 am ... Due to restriction on numbers that can be accommodated at our meeting venue, the Society currently operates a waiting list. Therefore please be patient, as offering you full membership may take a little while.'
Views of 'Full' Record958

www.edfas.co.uk/programme.html

Visits to the Website655
Open Lectures & Talks'Lectures are held on a Tuesday ... Afternoon lectures start at 14.30 and evening lectures at 19.00 ... Edinburgh Decorative and Fine Arts Society is the largest of NADFAS’ more than 300 affiliated societies, with 850 members in its two sessions, afternoon and evening. The capacity of the lecture theatre at the Queen Mother Conference Centre at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh sets the limit on our membership – it has been full! We have waiting lists for both sessions, and, if you wish to apply to join EDFAS, you will have to join the waiting list. Those transferring from active membership in another NADFAS affiliated society will normally receive preference in moving from the waiting list. While on the waiting list for EDFAS membership, you may still attend up to two lectures a year as a guest, and engage in our Church Recording and Heritage Volunteering activities ...'
Views of 'Full' Record2222

www.egertondfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website342
Open Lectures & Talks'Started in 2001 to provide local residents with an opportunity to enhance their knowledge of the arts. Currently we have about 275 members from Egerton and surrounding villages and a short waiting list ... We meet on the second Wednesday of the month from September through until June.'
Views of 'Full' Record1961

www.eveshamdfas.org.uk/lectures.html

Visits to the Website534
Open Lectures & Talks'Lectures take place ... normally on the second Wednesday of the month between September and May each year. They start at 8 pm unless stated otherwise. The doors open at 7 pm when coffee and drinks are available.'
Views of 'Full' Record1395

www.fdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website800
Open Lectures & Talks'We meet ... from 9.45 am for the lecture at 10.30 am, typically on the second Friday of the month; our programme year begins in September and our AGM is held in June.'
Views of 'Full' Record1665

www.favershamdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website391
Open Lectures & Talks'We meet on the fourth Thursday of each month (except for July, August and December). Coffee is served from 10.20 am and is followed by the lecture that finishes at mid-day. Each year we have one evening lecture at which dinner is served ... Our present membership is 300 and there is currently a waiting list. Guests and those prospective members on the waiting list are welcome at our meetings. The charge is £5 each per meeting. Non-members are also welcome at Special Interest Days and on outings when places are available. However, due to high demand it has been necessary to restrict guests’ and prospective members’ attendance to three society events per year.'
Views of 'Full' Record944

www.fifedfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website486
Open Lectures & Talks'The Society meets at 2.00 pm ... on the second Tuesday of each month from October to July. (There are very occasional exceptions to this) ... Fife DFAS has a membership of around 320 and is always pleased to welcome new members. There is no waiting list.'
Views of 'Full' Record1472

www.open-lectures.co.uk/the-arts-society/

Visits to the Website482
Open Lectures & Talks

'Our lectures are held ... on the 4th Thursday of the month and start at 2.30 pm. We have a summer break in July and August and our new programme resumes in September.' Alert Original Website not accessible at Review; cf The Arts Society.

Views of 'Full' Record1296

www.grampiandfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website646
Open Lectures & TalksMonthly evening lectures, September - June.
Views of 'Full' Record1223

www.grantadfas.com

Visits to the Website310
Open Lectures & Talks

'Our most important activity is the programme of nine lectures a year held on Tuesday mornings ... Because space in the Wolfson Theatre at Churchill is limited the lectures are only open to members and their guests.'

Views of 'Full' Record627

www.hadfas.org.uk/programme.htm

Visits to the Website311
Open Lectures & Talks'The Society meets once a month on a Thursday morning ... There are no meetings in April, August and December. Each meeting consists of a lecture on a wide range of art related topics given by an approved NADFAS lecturer ... There is a waiting list to join the society. Membership is offered in early April when spaces may become available. The annual lecture programme begins each May ... Guests are welcome by prior arrangement with the Membership Secretary ... Guest/Associate member fee is £6 per lecture.'
Views of 'Full' Record707

www.haslemeredfas.org.uk/program.html

Visits to the Website853
Open Lectures & Talks'Meetings take place ... on the 3rd or 4th Tuesday of each month, from September to June, at 2.00 for 2.15 pm.'
Views of 'Full' Record770

haveringdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website407
Open Lectures & Talks'Meetings are at 10.45 am on the second Tuesday of each month, except July and August.'
Views of 'Full' Record1104

www.highwealddfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website372
Open Lectures & Talks'Lectures take place on the fourth Tuesday of each month from September to June at 10.45 ... The Society has 299 members and a long waiting list. Those on the waiting list can attend three lectures a year at a cost of £6.00 per lecture.'
Views of 'Full' Record622

www.honiton-dfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website521
Open Lectures & Talks'Lectures are held on the Second Tuesday of each month starting at 2.00 pm except the September Study Day.'
Views of 'Full' Record2119

www.kldfas.co.uk/Basic/programme.html

Visits to the Website457
Open Lectures & Talks'We hold ten meetings a year at 11 am on the first Tuesday of the month, when we have lectures from highly respected speakers who have specialist knowledge of their subject ... We do have a long waiting list, up to three years, but new members always say it is worth the wait !'
Views of 'Full' Record740

www.craigydoncommunitycentre.org.uk/item/nadfas.html

Visits to the Website892
Open Lectures & TalksMonthly afternoon lectures, September - May: 'We welcome guests and visitors to our lectures on payment of a £7.00 admission fee'.
Views of 'Full' Record1260

sites.google.com/site/lunesdaledfas/home

Visits to the Website350
Open Lectures & Talks'We extend a warm welcome to visitors and new members. Our meetings are not just lectures: they are intended to be social occasions. Tea, coffee, biscuits and cakes are available before and after our meetings and for our Christmas meeting we provide seasonal fare and beverage ... As an affiliated society of NADFAS we draw on their excellent pool of lecturers and we pride ourselves on choosing wisely from this pool but we also occasionally call upon distinguished local speakers. We provide ten monthly lectures each year on a variety of Arts subjects.'
Views of 'Full' Record1169

www.medwaydfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website379
Open Lectures & Talks

'Meetings are held on every third Tuesday of the month (except August and December) ... Medway NADFAS was started in 1999 by Mrs Mary Woodfield when the waiting list for Gravesend became too long. From the very beginning we have had a full membership and waiting list.'

Views of 'Full' Record1769

www.midkentdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website438
Open Lectures & Talks'Lectures take place on the fourth Tuesday of earch month (except July and August) at 10.45 am ... We presently have 240 members and have a waiting list for membership.'
Views of 'Full' Record2096

www.monmouthshiredfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website581
Open Lectures & Talks'Lectures are held promptly at 11.00 am on the second Thursday of each month (excluding August) ... Membership of MDFAS is open to any adult. However, due to the number who can be safely accomodated in St Mary's Centre, membership numbers are limited. Presently the membership list is just full. Click ... to be put on the Waiting List. Names on the waiting list move up STRICTLY in a First-Come-First-Served.'
Views of 'Full' Record949

www.moorparkdfas.com

Visits to the Website776
Open Lectures & Talks'Our vibrant, action packed programme includes a morning lecture at Winston Churchill Hall, Ruislip on the third Wednesday of the month, evening lectures at Moor Park Mansion, Rickmansworth and outings, linked where possible to the lecture programme.'
Views of 'Full' Record2234

www.northbucksdfas.co.uk/frprogram.htm

Visits to the Website462
Open Lectures & Talks

'Meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month (except July and August) ... Coffee is at 10.15, chairman's notices 10.50, and the lecture 11.00 am.'

Views of 'Full' Record885

nadfasnorthlincs.com/lecture-programme/

Visits to the Website372
Open Lectures & Talks

'Holds monthly lectures (not usually in Jan, Aug, and Sept) on the first Tuesday in the month ... The lecture starts at 1.30 pm in the Concorde Suite, but a buffet lunch is served from 12.00 hrs for those who wish to socialise with other members.(There is no need to pre-book this).'

Views of 'Full' Record1154

www.northsomersetdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website267
Open Lectures & Talks'From October to April lectures commence at 2.15 pm and the doors open at 2.00 pm. In May, June and September lectures commence at 7.00 pm and the doors open at 6.30 pm ... Visitors are welcome to attend lectures when spaces are available. Charge is £6 per visitor.'
Views of 'Full' Record768

www.northstaffsdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website309
Open Lectures & Talks'We normally meet at 11.00 am on the second Tuesday of the month when a presentation will last for approximately one hour (for 10 meetings each year - NOT August or December). Our year runs from April to March with new members being accepted from any meeting of the year.'
Views of 'Full' Record703

www.northleachdfas.co.uk

Visits to the Website741
Open Lectures & Talks

'Our regular lecture meetings take place ... on the third Thursday of the month at 11 am and our members assemble from about 10.15 am for a cup of coffee together at the hall. We are considered by our members to be a friendly and welcoming Society and try our best to maintain this reputation. We have 242 members. Those interested in joining the Society are very welcome to contact our Membership Secretary. Although our membership is at present full, we do keep a waiting list and are able to allow those on the list to attend many of our lectures and activities.'

Views of 'Full' Record571

www.pidfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website505
Open Lectures & Talks

'Meets at 7.00 pm (the restaurant is open beforehand, from 6.00pm) ... except in August and September, and normally on the second Tuesday except when Pompey are playing an evening match "at Home".'

Views of 'Full' Record1316

www.rdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website417
Open Lectures & TalksWinter monthly meetings, Tuesdays at 10.30 for 11 am: 'You are welcome to "give us a try" by coming as a visitor to one of our lecture meetings; if you like this experience, and what you glean from this web site, we shall be delighted if you join our Society'.
Views of 'Full' Record1176

www.rossdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website593
Open Lectures & Talks'There is a program of lectures on the first Monday of each month at 1.45 pm ... New members are welcome.'
Views of 'Full' Record1225

www.rothervalleydfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website289
Open Lectures & Talks'We meet on the third Monday of every month (except July and August) ... Lectures start at 2.30 pm.'
Views of 'Full' Record889

www.wmeveningdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website447
Open Lectures & TalksMeets 'on the third Wednesday of the month from September to June ... RBWM Evening DFAS Lectures start at 7.45 pm (Coffee/Tea & Biscuits available 7.00-7.30 pm)'.
Views of 'Full' Record1378

www.rlsdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website352
Open Lectures & Talks'Lectures are held ... on the first Wednesday of the month (except August, September, and January). Refreshments are available in the foyer from 10 am for Morning members and from 1.00 pm for Afternoon members ... To accommodate our large membership the morning lecture is repeated in the afternoon and therefore members have either Morning or Afternoon membership. Afternoon membership is currently available.'
Views of 'Full' Record836

www.royaltunbridgewellsdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website332
Open Lectures & Talks'We usually meet, although not exclusively, every first Monday of the month at 10.30 for 11.00 am ... We have 335 members and there is a waiting list.'
Views of 'Full' Record949

www.runnymededfas.org.uk/Default.aspx

Visits to the Website453
Open Lectures & Talks'We hold a lecture each month, with the exception of August, and aim to provide an enjoyable programme that is varied in content and subject matter whilst being instructive and providing a path towards future learning ... Our lectures are held on the third Wednesday of each month (December a week earlier). There is an opportunity to meet other members from 10.00 am for coffee, the lectures starting at 10.30 am. In October, a members’ luncheon is held at the hall after the lecture.'
Views of 'Full' Record1944

www.lancs-samlesburynadfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website843
Open Lectures & Talks'Society meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month ... Coffee is served from 10.00 to 10.30 am, followed by a lecture which starts at 10.45 am and finishes at approximately noon.'
Views of 'Full' Record1103

www.sandwichdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website703
Open Lectures & Talks'Meets on the first Monday of every month (except for May and August).'
Views of 'Full' Record972

www.sarumdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website421
Open Lectures & Talks'Lectures are held on the second Tuesday of every month, except July and August ... starting promptly at 11.00 am. Coffee is available from 10.00-10.35 am, and Announcements are made at 10.50 am. Arriving in good time to have a cup of coffee gives members an opportunity to meet each other and to form friendships ... There is no waiting list.'
Views of 'Full' Record732

www.sevenoaksdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website353
Open Lectures & Talks'We meet for lectures on the second Thursday of the month, (except August and September) at 8.15 pm.'
Views of 'Full' Record702

www.svdfas.co.uk

Visits to the Website562
Open Lectures & Talks'We meet ... on the third Monday in the month from October to June: Morning, meet at 10.30, lecture at 11.00 am. (approx 1hr.); Afternoon, meet at 1.30, lecture at 2.00 pm. (approx 1hr.) ... There are currently no membership vacancies available for morning lectures, but we do have membership vacancies for the afternoon lectures.'
Views of 'Full' Record2734

www.shalford-dfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website508
Open Lectures & Talks'Meets ... on the second Thursday of each month (with the exception of July and August). Lectures commence at 10.45 am with coffee served from 10.15 am to give members and friends the opportunity to socialise.'
Views of 'Full' Record1153

www.southcambsdfas.com

Visits to the Website625
Open Lectures & Talks'Lecture Meetings are held on the third Thursdays of the operational months.'
Views of 'Full' Record986

www.southcanterburydfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website370
Open Lectures & Talks'Meetings are normally held on every third Monday of the month ... Members usually arrive from 6.45 p.m. to enjoy coffee and socialise. Lectures start at 7.30 p.m. and finish just over an hour later. There is the opportunity for early arrivers to have coffee or tea before the meeting. This offers an ideal opportunity for members to discuss the lecture ... We have around 210 members at present and a (very short) waiting list for membership.'
Views of 'Full' Record881

theartssociety.org/societies/welcome-south-lakeland-dfas

Visits to the Website810
Open Lectures & Talks

'We have over 330 members and we meet monthly from September to May ... for hour long lectures on a wide variety of topics related to fine arts.' Alert Website unavailable at Review: Linked to Headquarters Site of The Arts Society (the new name for NADFAS).

Views of 'Full' Record2967

www.swdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website256
Open Lectures & Talks'All lectures are held at 2 pm ... on the second Thursday of each month except for July, August and December.'
Views of 'Full' Record593

swsdfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website300
Open Lectures & Talks'Throughout the winter there is an interesting programme of lectures given by international experts on subjects such as paintings, china, furniture and fabric conservation ... Lectures are on the second Tuesday of the month at 11.00 am ... Guests are welcome at a cost of £6 per person. Coffee and tea will be available.'
Views of 'Full' Record749

www.southamptondfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website398
Open Lectures & TalksMeet '2nd Monday of the month at 7.30 pm'.
Views of 'Full' Record1403

www.southport-formbydfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website347
Open Lectures & Talks'We meet for our monthly Lecture on the third Tuesday morning of every month, except July and August, when we don’t meet. In December we usually meet on the second Tuesday of the month ... Membership is limited to 500 and we have a waiting list. However, people who have applied to join and are on the waiting list are sent a list of forthcoming lectures and are invited to attend 3 lectures a year, at a rate of £5.00 per lecture.'
Views of 'Full' Record1098

www.southwoldfas.co.uk

Visits to the Website368
Open Lectures & Talks'Monthly lectures on a variety of topics are held ... from September to June each year and these are also open to members of the public.'
Views of 'Full' Record659

sparkenhoearts.co.uk

Visits to the Website502
Open Lectures & Talks'Our main programme provides a series of talks every month (excluding January and August) on a huge variety of arts subjects ... which are illustrated either digitally or with slides ... Talks are normally on the first Monday of each month ... There are no talks in January and August, and ... the talks in April and May are the second Monday of the month as a result of public holidays.'
Views of 'Full' Record866

www.stafforddfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website499
Open Lectures & Talks'Meets at 2.00 pm on the fourth Wednesday of each month ... Unfortunately, due to the capacity of the lecture theatre, Stafford DFAS is unable to accept new members at the moment. However, do please contact the Membership Secretary ... if you would like your name to be added to the Waiting list.'
Views of 'Full' Record1376

www.stadfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website368
Open Lectures & Talks

'We have 10 lectures a year ... on the second Tuesday of each month (except July and August) starting at 10.45 ... There is no current waiting list; however, we don’t accept new members after March. Interested individuals are welcome to come to meetings as guests but are asked to pay a £5 fee.'

Views of 'Full' Record1204

www.stradfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website457
Open Lectures & Talks'Lectures are held ... on the third Thursday of most months, excluding July and August. Because we are a large society, the lecture is given twice at 10.45 and again at 1.30 pm. Coffee is available half an hour before the lecture which gives members the chance to socialise, make new friends and meet members of the committee.'
Views of 'Full' Record1106

www.sudburydfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website735
Open Lectures & Talks'The Monthly Meetings take place around the third Tuesday of the month from September to June.'
Views of 'Full' Record782

www.nadfas-westsurreyarea.co.uk

Visits to the Website543
Open Lectures & Talks'We meet ... 11 times a year, on the 3rd Thursday of each month (except August) at 10.00 am for coffee or tea, ready for the 10.30 am lecture which lasts approximately an hour ... There is currently a small waiting list for member applications.'
Views of 'Full' Record2624

www.suttoncoldfielddfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website275
Open Lectures & Talks'Superb monthly lectures by some of the nation's best experts, chosen for their knowledge, presentational skills and entertainment value, cover a wide range of topics including all painting genre, literature, jewellery, music, ceramics, garden design, architecture and the culture and lifestyles.'
Views of 'Full' Record722

www.tauntondfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website681
Open Lectures & Talks

'We meet ... on the first Tuesday of the month. Lectures start at 2.30 pm, and coffee is available from 1.30. Currently there is a waiting list for annual membership, please contact Membership Secretary ... Non-members are also welcome so please ring Membership Secretary to see if there is a place. Maximum three visits per season, £5 charge per visit.'

Views of 'Full' Record1415

tauntonvaledfas.org.uk

Visits to the Website363
Open Lectures & Talks

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Open Lectures & Talks

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www.tonbridgedfas.org.uk

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Open Lectures & Talks

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nadfas-westsurreyarea.co.uk

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Open Lectures & Talks'We meet ... on Tuesday mornings. Coffee from 10.00 am with lectures starting promptly at 10.45 am.'
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www.westsussexdfas.org

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Open Lectures & Talks'Meetings are held ... on the first Tuesday of each month at 2.15 pm ... Visitors are most welcome to attend lectures at a cost of £5 a time. So why not come along to a meeting, talk to some of our members over a coffee and if you like what you find, join us.'
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www.weybridgedfas.org.uk

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Open Lectures & Talks'Our primary activity is a programme of events with a guest speaker. These talks take place ... at 10.30 am on the second Wednesday of each month (except July) ... As of mid September 2012 there are about 46 prospective members on our waiting list. Our year runs from January to December. The number of our members not renewing their membership at the end of the year varies between a minimum of about 8 and a maximum of about 30, so people at the end of the current waiting list can expect to wait perhaps about 2 years.'
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www.wimborneblandford-dfas.org.uk

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Open Lectures & TalksMeets 'in the centre of the historic Dorset town of Wimborne on the third Monday afternoon of the month (except in August and September) ... Our current membership is in excess of 200 and as our hall is large we can accommodate new members. We are always pleased to welcome visitors to our lectures for a small fee ... We are an active and forward looking society having recently gained charitable status and invested in new technology to ensure our speakers have the finest equipment'.
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www.windlebrookdfas.co.uk

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Open Lectures & Talks'Windlebrook DFAS broke away from Surrey Heath DFAS in 2002, becoming an independent society in Jan 2003. We are a welcoming and enthusiastic society enjoying monthly lectures on a variety of subjects covering a wide interpretation of decorative and fine arts, together with visits and social events.' Meetings '3rd Thursday each month (except August), 2.00 pm (coffee from 1.20 pm)'.
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www.wokingdfas.org.uk

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Open Lectures & Talks'All Lecturers are carefully chosen based on their reputation for attractive and well-presented talks with good pictures. Lectures take place on the second Wednesday of each month except July and August ... The Society aims to have a membership of 350. At present we have 353 members but inevitably there is some loss at the year-end and at that time we recruit new applicants. However you may join the Society now ...
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www.ydfas.org.uk

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Open Lectures & Talks'Nine Meetings per year are held ... at 1.15 pm on the 4th Tuesday of each month, excluding July, August and December.'
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