Welcome to The Arts Society Grayshott

    • 2020 Lecture Programme

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  • Talks
    Talks
    Monthly afternoon lectures by proven speakers and twice-yearly Special Interest Days with three lectures to cover a subject in more depth
  • Visits
    Visits
    Day trips to interesting houses, gardens, galleries and exhibitions
  • Young Arts
    Young Arts
    Supporting the arts in local schools
  • Tours
    Tours
    An annual tour abroad or in the UK
  • Social Events
    Social Events
    Informal social get togethers: e.g. Christmas lunch, bridge drives and new members coffee mornings
  • Heritage Volunteers
    Heritage Volunteers
    Restoration and volunteer support to heritage sites and churches

We offer an interesting range of lectures and visits within a friendly, approachable society. We welcome new members and also welcome visitors to our lectures and events.

Here are our forthcoming events:

Special Interest Day - Treasures of the Silk Route - Tuesday 19th November 2019

Special Interest Day – Treasures of the Silk Route – Tuesday 19th November 2019

Treasures of the Silk Road - from China to the Mediterranean. Three lectures given by Christopher Bradley on Tuesday 19 ...
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Christmas - Backstage at the Royal Opera House - Thursday 5th December 2019

Christmas – Backstage at the Royal Opera House – Thursday 5th December 2019

By Sarah Lenton. How do we cope with Christmas in the Royal Opera House? – 12 Bohèmes, 15 Hansel and Gretels and ...
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Christmas Lunch at Waveley Abbey House - Monday 16 December 2019

Christmas Lunch at Waveley Abbey House – Monday 16 December 2019

We'll again be holding our Christmas lunch at Waverley Abbey House. It's a lovely grade II listed Georgian mansion by ...
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William Blake Exhibition at Tate Britain – Tuesday 14 January 2020

William Blake Exhibition at Tate Britain – Tuesday 14 January 2020

William Blake, 1757 – 1827, was a painter, printmaker and poet. Largely unrecognised in his lifetime, he is now seen ...
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Special Interest Day - Tuesday 17 March 2020 - Masters of the Sea from the 17th Century to the Present Day

Special Interest Day – Tuesday 17 March 2020 – Masters of the Sea from the 17th Century to the Present Day

March 17th 10:00 - 15:00 - Masters of the Sea from the 17th Century to the Present Day. Three lectures ...
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Tour to Lisbon 26 April to 1 May 2020

Tour to Lisbon 26 April to 1 May 2020

Our 2020 tour will take us to Lisbon. The second oldest capital city in Europe after Athens and the capital ...
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Musical Tour of Westminster Abbey with the Purcell Club – Saturday 30 May 2020

Musical Tour of Westminster Abbey with the Purcell Club – Saturday 30 May 2020

We expect this to be a very special evening – and one for which we have been on the waiting ...
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Visit to Russell-Cotes Museum and Art Gallery, Bournemouth and Compton Acres Gardens, Poole, Wednesday 15 July 2020

Visit to Russell-Cotes Museum and Art Gallery, Bournemouth and Compton Acres Gardens, Poole, Wednesday 15 July 2020

Morning visit to the Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum dramatically situated on the East Cliff at Bournemouth overlooking the sea.  ...
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Visit to Chelsea Physic Garden and Royal Chelsea Hospital – Thursday 24 September 2020 (date to be confirmed)

Visit to Chelsea Physic Garden and Royal Chelsea Hospital – Thursday 24 September 2020 (date to be confirmed)

A morning guided tour of Chelsea’s famous physic garden, with 5,000 medicinal, edible, herbal and other useful plants. Afternoon guided ...
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Special Interest Day - Tuesday 17 November 2020 – Once Upon a Time.  Children’s Books Through the Ages.

Special Interest Day – Tuesday 17 November 2020 – Once Upon a Time.  Children’s Books Through the Ages.

November 17th 10:00 - 15:00  – Once Upon a Time.  Children’s Books Through the Ages. Three Lectures given by ELIZABETH ...
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