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Next lecture

The first lecture of our new season will be on Tuesday 11th September. The talk will be Henry Moore: A Revolution in British Sculpture.  Our speaker will be Jo Walton. We look forward to seeing you there.

celebration lunch

A very successful  lunch was held in July to celebrate our 25th anniversary and the Arts Societies 50th anniversary  

A Young Arts Project

We have supported a Young Arts Project in Gravesend by providing a bit of funding to allow a workshop at Chantry Community School to be run. A report can be found under – Volunteering –  Rescue the Tunnel.  


We will still be taking fees for next year at the July meeting. If you intend to pay by Bank Transfer please can you do it before the meeting and then go to the desk to collect your membership card when you cone to the lecture. If you are paying by cheque it is a […]

Next Lecture – Tuesday 3rd July

Our next lecture on on Tuesday 3rd July when Oliver Everett will speak on  THE TAJ MAHAL: ITS ARCHITECTURE, ORIGINS, CONSTRUCTION, INTERIORS AND SURROUNDINGSThe Taj Mahal was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan as a mausoleum for his favourite wife, Mumtaz Mahal. The lecture traces the origins of its design, its site in Agra, […]