Welcome to The Arts Society Henfield

Please note that the "Menu" button at the top right of the screen refers to The Arts Society in general, but does not relate directly to this society. 

The Arts Society Henfield was founded in 1969 as Adur Valley Fine Arts Society. 

For details of our up-coming events, you can click on the blue textual links below. Then you can use the back button to return to this page. All our events take place at The Henfield Hall. Unless otherwise posted, commencement is at 2.30 p.m. sharp. 

For the time being, during these trying times, there are some alternative ways to enjoy the benefits of our society.

A series of "at home" lectures to be enjoyed by us all has been announced. If you click on this link      https://www.connected.theartssociety.org/        then scroll down to, and click on, "lectures at home," it will take you to this new T.A.S. lecture service. 

The dates, lecturers, and topics are as follows:-

2/6 - Marc AlumThe Anatomy of Collecting

16/6 - Rebecca Hossack: Aboriginal Art - recording the Dreamtime

30/6 - Sandy Burnett: Ludwig van Beethoven’s Fit of Rage: when his Third Symphony became the Eroica

There is more of interest to be found here:- 

https://mailchi.mp/theartssociety/become-an-instant-expert-on-fakes-and-forgeries?e=bc590c9a70

and here:-

https://mailchi.mp/theartssociety/your-monthly-highlights-from-the-arts-society-june?e=bc590c9a70

If you would like to receive regular newletters from The Arts Society, then please click on this link, and fill in the form           https://theartssociety.org/join-our-mailing-list

Please scroll to the bottom of this page to the News section for further information on "Covid 19." Also in the News section is a newsletter from our Chairman, and the May newsletter from the Sussex area offices.

Your committee is meeting very soon, to review the remainder of this year's programme, next year's programme, and other matters concerning the problems thrown up by the events of this spring. We will keep you informed regarding our decisions.

The following T.A.S.H. events have been cancelled:

Lecture: 8th June

DOSI Day: 2nd July; Lady Oliver evening.

Outing: Tuesday 14th July to Highclere (the house is closed).

PLEASE TELL MEMBERS YOU KNOW WHO DO NOT HAVE e-MAIL ABOUT THESE CANCELLATIONS.

Refunds:

If you have purchased tickets for the DOSI day, The road to the Crown and the Hanoverian Dynasty, you will be contacted by Stephen about a refund.

If you have purchased tickets for the outing to Whitchurch silk factory and the Bombay Sapphire Distillery, Richard will contact you about a refund

In either case you will need to e-mail or write to Andrew with your bank details

Andrew’s  email: tres@slugbandit.co.uk

Andrew's Address: The Reeve House, Henfield, BN5 9NT

We hope to reschedule these events next year and we will keep you informed about any changes in the summer programme. In the meantime don't panic.

8th June: Lecture; Remarkable Manuscripts - CANCELLED

https://theartssociety.org/events/meetings-remarkable-manuscripts

2nd July: The Lady Oliver Lecture; The Royal Opera House - CANCELLED

https://theartssociety.org/events/lady-oliver-lecture-0

14th July: Visit; Highclere Castle - CANCELLED

https://theartssociety.org/events/highclere-castle-full-days-visit

14th Sept: Lecture; David Lean's artistry

https://theartssociety.org/events/films-david-lean

1st. Oct: Visit; Fishbourne & Stansted Park

https://theartssociety.org/events/outing-fishbourne-roman-palace-and-stansted-park

12th Oct: Lecture preceded by A.G.M at 2.00 p.m; then George Chinnery, painter.

https://theartssociety.org/events/george-chinnery-finest-painter-british-raj-and-far-east

9th. Nov: Lecture; Painting techniques and materials from the 15th to 18th centuries​.

https://theartssociety.org/events/painting-techniques-and-materials-15th-18th-centuries

10th Dec: Christmas Lunch

https://theartssociety.org/events/annual-christmas-lunch

14th. Dec: Lecture; The Magic of Pantomime

https://theartssociety.org/events/magic-pantomime-3

 

In the box labelled "Attachments” you will find various forms which you can download to your computer. You can then complete them and post or email them to us. The email address to use for all correspondence to us is henfield@theartssociety.org

Below, there are news items that we post from time to time.

TO JOIN PLEASE CONTACT THE SOCIETY

LOCATION

Henfield Hall, Henfield
Coopers Way
Henfield
United Kingdom

BN5 9DB

MEETING TIMES

2.30pm - 2nd - Monday


EVENTS

14
September
2020

We will hear about Sir David Lean director, producer, screenwriter and editor. 

01
October
2020

Tickets on sale at the June & September lecture meetings.

12
October
2020

The lecture will be preceded by our A.G.M. which will start at 2.00 p.m. sharp