Find a Society near you

Below are details of NADFAS Societies in the North East. Contact details are given in order for you to obtain further details about joining or to find out more about the Society's activities. All of our Societies offer a warm welcome and a lively programme of activities. Choose a Society from the list below

The Arts Society Beverly ( Formerly Beverley DFAS)

Where they meet The Willerby Manor Hotel, Willerby, HU10 6ER
When they meet 10.30am - 3rd - Wednesday  ( except August & December)
Who to contact Mrs Kay Crimlis
 
  01482 843356
Website http://theartssociety.org/beverley
   

 

 

 

The Arts Society Cavendish ( Formerly Cavendish DFAS)

  

Where they meet The Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton SK17 6BE
When they meet 11.00am - 4th - Tuesday
Who to contact Mr John Scampion
  chair@artsocavendish.co.uk
   
Website http://artsocavendish.co.uk/

 

The Arts Society Driffield Wolds (formerly Driffield Wolds DFAS)

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Where they meet Driffield Rugby Club, Kellythorpe, Driffield YO25 9DW
When they meet 7.30pm - 3rd - Thursday (except December, July & August)
Who to contact Mr Roger Hateley
  r.hateley@btinternet.com
   01430 810495
Programme 2017/18 & Poster

Download Programme 2017/18 below 

https://northeast.nadfas.net/sites/northeast.nadfas.net/files/Programme%202018%20%281%29_4.pdf

 

Download Poster 2018 

  

The Arts Society Halifax ( Formerly Halifax DFAS)

 

Where they meet

Square Chapel, Halifax HX1 1QG

Please note that for the current  season September  2016 - June 2017  the meetings will be held at

The Imperial Crown Hotel, 42-46 Horton Street, Halifax  HX1 1QE

When they meet 1.00pm - 2nd - Tuesday
Who to contact Membership Secretary
  info@halifaxadfas.co.uk
  01422 361172
Website http://www.halifaxadfas.co.uk/
Programme 2018/19 Download Programme

  

The Arts Society Hallamshire ( formerly Hallamshire DFAS)

  

Where they meet Assembly Hall of High Storrs School
When they meet 7.30pm - 3rd - Wednesday
Who to contact Membership Secretary
  0114 231 1349
  membership@theartssocietyhallamshireed.org.uk
  Other Communications
  secretary@artssocietyhallamshire.org.uk
  0114 230 7841
  Chairman
  Ann le Sage
   
Website www.theartssocietyhallamshire.org.uk
   

 

The Arts Society Hambleton ( Formerly Hambleton DFAS)

  

Where they meet The Solberge Hall Hotel, Newby Wiske, Northalleton DL7 9ER
When they meet 1.45pm - 1st - Tuesday
Who to contact Norma Rodmell
  hambleton@theartssociety.org
  01642 712139
Website www.theartssociety.org/hambleton
   

RBA  Ex 2013

RBA Ex 2016

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Harrogate DFAG

  

Where they meet Cairn Hotel, Ripon Road, Harrogate HG1 2JD
When they meet 1.30pm - 2nd - Monday
Who to contact Mrs Joanne Pellow
  j.j.pellow@btinternet.com
  0113 2037287
   
  Download this Societies Lecture Series 2018-2019

The Arts Society Helmsley ( Formerly Helmsley DFAS)

 

Where they meet

Helmsley Arts Centre Auditorium, Meeting House Court, York           YO62 5DW

When they meet 7.15pm - 1st - Monday (except August, September & December)
Who to contact Barbara Hart
  barbaraharttash@gmail.com
  01439 408304
  Download this Societies Programme 2018

  

The Arts Society Hexham ( formerly Hexham DFAS)

  

Where they meet Tyndale Farmers Suite, Hexham Mart NE46 3SG
When they meet

7.30pm - 2nd - Tuesday (Sept, Oct, Nov, April, May, June, July.

2.0pm (Jan, Feb, March)

Who to contact

Mrs Sabina Rose

Secretary and Membership Secretary

  rosesinoakwood@gmail.com
  01434 606290
Lecture Programme 2017/18 Download Hexham Lecture Programme

 

The Arts Society Holderness ( Formerly Holderness DFAS)

  

Where they meet The Floral Hall, Esplanade, Hornsea HU18 1NQ
When they meet 10.30am - 3rd - Thursday ( except Aug & Dec)
Who to contact Jenny Scruton
  jenny@hidcote.karoo.co.uk
Website http://www.holdernessdfas.org
  Download Society Programme 2019
  Download Society Programme 2018

The Arts Society Hull & East Riding ( Formerly Hull & East Riding DFAS)

 

Where they meet Willerby Manor Hotel, Willerby HU10 6ER
When they meet 10.45am - 3rd - Tuesday
Who to contact Mrs Christine Musgrave
  christinem.musgrave@gmail.com
  Miss Margaret Ashley   Membership Secretary
  mea17@mea17.karoo.co.uk
   
   

 

The Arts Society Leeds ( Formerly Leeds DFAS)

  

Where they meet Castle Grove Masonic Hall, Moor Road, Leeds LS6 4BP
When they meet 2.00pm - 3rd - Wednesday
Who to contact Mrs Angela Wilcox
  a.wilcox@leeds.ac.uk
  0113 8086313
   
   
   
   
Website http://www.leedsdfas.org.uk

 

The Arts Society Nidd Valley ( Formerly Nidd Valley DFAS)

  

Where they meet The Christchurch Centre, The Stray, Harrogate HG1 4SW
When they meet 7.30pm - 3rd - Monday
Who to contact Membership Secretary 
  01132 502243
Website http://www.niddvalleydfas.org.uk/

 

THE ARTS SOCIETY NYSD (formerly North Yorkshire & South Durham DFAS)

  

Where they meet

St George Hotel, Teesideside International Airport DL2 1RH

Tel: 01325 332631

When they meet 2.00pm (8.00pm summer) - 3rd - Monday
Who to contact Membership Secretary
  enquiries@nysddfas.org.uk
Website http://www.theartssociety-nysd.org.uk

 

The Arts Society Saltaire (Formerly Saltaire DFAS)

  

Where they meet Bingley Arts Centre, Main Street, Bingley, West Yorkshire BD16 2LZ.
When they meet 2.00pm (except January & August) - 1st - Wednesday
Who to contact Mrs Shirley Moffat       Membership Secretary
  shirleysamm@me.com
  01943 863765
Website www.theartssocietysaltaire.org.uk
Programme 2018 Download Programme 2018

 

The Arts Society Scarborough ( Formerly Scarborough DFAS)

  

Where they meet Downe Arms Hotel, Wykeham YO13 9QB
When they meet 11.00am - 3rd - Wednesday (excluding July, August & December)
Who to contact Membership Secretary
  secretary@scarboroughdfas.org.uk 
  01723 353096
Website http://www.scarboroughdfas.org.uk/

 

The Arts Society Sheffield (formerly Sheffield DFAS)

  

Where they meet Tapton Masonic Hall, Sheffield S10 3BU
When they meet 11.00am - 3rd - Thursday
Who to contact Mrs Margaret Langrish
  info@theartssocietysheffield.org.uk
  www.theartssocietysheffield.org.uk

 

 

The Arts Society TYNESIDE ( Formerly Tyneside DFAS)

  

Where they meet Trinity Church, High Street, Gosforth NE3 4AG
When they meet 7.30pm - 2nd - Monday
Who to contact Jill Morrow
  jill.morrow9@gmail.com
  01661 824393
Website http://theartssocietytyneside.org.uk/
  Download Newsletter December 2018
  Download Committee Details 2018/19

 

The Arts Society Wensleydale ( Formerly Wensleydale DFAS)

  

Where they meet The Key Centre, Middleham DL8 4RA
When they meet 2.00pm - 2nd - Tuesday
Who to contact Ros Higson, Membership Secretary
  wensleydale@theartssociety.org
Programme & Newsletter

Download Autumn 2017 Newsletter below

Programme 2017/18

   LECTURE PROGRAMME 2017/18
   10 October 2017
Wonder Workers and the Art of Illusion (The History of Magic through Art and Pictures)
Bertie Pearce
14 November 2017
Artbeat
Malcolm Kenwood
An autobiographical journey from rural beat officer to a specialist art and antiques detective investigating the criminal art world
12 December 2017
Gustav Klimt: Imperial Muralist turned Radical Painter
Gavin Plumley
9 January 2018
Pots of Art from Grayson Perry
Harry Fletcher
13 February 2018
The Art of Cuisine and Cuisine of Art
Ghislaine Howard
13 March 2018
Delights for the Senses: Exquisite and rare vessels for Perfume
Anne Haworth
10 April 2018
Votes for Women! Art, Suffragettes and Female Politicians
Caroline Shenton
8 May 2018
Gilded Glories – the Fascinating History of Gilding
Jo Mabbutt
12 June 2018
The Scoliotic Knight: Reconstructing the Real Richard III
Dr Tobias Capwell

 

 

   

The Arts Society Huddersfield ( formerly West Riding DFAS)

  

Where they meet Sparck Jones Building  Room: SJG/11                                           University of Huddersfield HD1 3DH
When they meet 7.30pm - 3rd - Thursday
Who to contact Lizzie Booth
 

01484530440 

07799333240

 

Secretary Rosemary Bradbury

huddersfield@theartssociety.org

Download Lectures and Events 2018

Website www.theartssocietyhuddersfield.co.uk

 

The Arts Society York ( Formerly York DFAS)

  

Where they meet Gimcrack Room, York Racecourse YO23 1EX
When they meet 1.15pm - 4th - Tuesday ( except July, August & December)
Who to contact Kilmeny Denny
  membership@theartssocietyyork.org.uk
  01904 591294
Website www.theartssocietyyork.org.uk/
Committee Contact Details

www.theartssocietyyork.org.uk/contact-tasy/

The Arts Society Ebor ( Formerly York Evening DFAS)

  

Where they meet St Peter's School, York YO30 6AB
When they meet 6.00pm - 2nd - Wednesday - not August or December
Who to contact Claire Wesley
  Claire@westlilling.com
Website http://yedfas.wordpress.com/