Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Open new horizons – with a free taster lecture: join The Arts Society Holland and Kesteven

The Arts Society Holland and Kesteven was founded by Polly Proctor, who opened the first Lincolnshire branch over 50 years ago, with a vision of making the Arts more readily available outside of London.

Nothing stays the same, and recently the London head office underwent a rebranding project and this in turn enabled the Arts Society to broaden the spectrum of its lecture programmes.

All speakers are Arts Society accredited and a wide range of subjects are offered throughout the year, from Art, Artists, Glass and Ceramics, to Music, Photography, Theatre, History, and the London Underground.

The Arts Society Holland and Kesteven recently enjoyed an excellent Study Day with Mary Alexander who talked about Paris from the Belle Epoque to the 1950s. The next lecturer is Sandy Burnett, well-known musician and broadcaster, who will talk about Beethoven.

The Arts Society Holland and Kesteven meet at 2pm on the 2nd Thursday in the month at Great Hale (Hale Magna) Village Hall, just down the road from Heckington Windmill, which has excellent (free) parking.

Members come from a wide area, but the group would like to increase its membership. It said: “We are a friendly group, which welcomes new members.”

Interested? Please ring Kate (membership secretary) on 01949 843386 for your free taster lecture.

Click here for more information on The Arts Society Holland and Kesteven.

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