Lectures are in the Guildhall, Sandwich at 11.00 am. Coffee is served from 10.15 until 10.45am. Please be seated by 10.50am. Members are welcome to bring guests to lectures by prior arrangement with the Membership Secretary.

December 6th 2016

Vintage Fountain Pens
Mark Hill

January 3rd 2017

When Britain Clicked: Fab Photographs from the Swinging Sixties
Brian Stater

February 7th 2017

Indians, Buffalo and Storms: the American West in 19th Century Art
Toby Faber

March 7th 2017

The Silent Moment of Johannes Vermeer

Tim Stimson

April 4th 2017

Wonder Workers and the Art of Illusion

Bertie Pearce

May 2nd 2017

From Paris to New York: the Story of American Impressionism

Bernard Allan

June 6th 2017

Eric Ravilious and the Lure of the Everyday
Jo Walton

September 5th 2017

Foreigners in London 1520 – 1677: Artists that changed British Art
Leslie Primo

October 3th 2017

Art Beat: the World of Art Forgery
Malcolm Kenwood

November 7th 2017  AGM at 10.30

Vigee Le Brun: French Neoclassical Portraitist
Pamela Halford

December 5th 2017

Christmas Customs and Traditions
Richard Box

January 9th 2018

Basingstoke and its Contribution to World Culture
Rupert Willoughby