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

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://beverleyfinearts.wix.com/bdfas
   

 

 

 

Cavendish DFAS

  

Where they meet The Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton SK17 6BE
When they meet 11.00am - 4th - Tuesday
Who to contact Mr Kim Staniforth
  kim.staniforth@btinternet.com
   01246 567412
Website http://www.cavendishnadfas.org.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 2017 below

https://northeast.nadfas.net/sites/northeast.nadfas.net/files/Poster%20Jan%2018.pdf

  

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/

  

Hallamshire DFAS

  

Where they meet High Storrs School, High Storrs Rd, Sheffield  S11 7LH
When they meet 7.30pm - 3rd - Wednesday
Who to contact Membership Secretary
  membership@hallamshiredfas.org.uk
  0114 231 1349
  Other Communications
  secretary@hallamshiredfas.org.uk
  0114 230 7841
  Chairman
  chairman@hallamshiredfas.org.uk
  07790 250087
Website http://www.hallamshiredfas.org.uk/
   

 

Hambleton DFAS

  

Where they meet The Solberge Hall Hotel, Newby Wiske, Northalleton DL7 9ER
When they meet 1.45pm - 1st - Tuesday
Who to contact Mrs Pauline Weston
  membership@hambletondfas.org.uk
  01642 712139
Website http://hambletondfas.org.uk/
   

RBA  Ex 2013

RBA Ex 2016

http://northeast.nadfas.net/news/hambleton-dfas-picture-selected-rba-exh...

http://northeast.nadfas.net/news/rba-exhibition-preview-mall-galleries-l...

 

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 Society's events programme  2017

Helmsley DFAS

 

Where they meet

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

When they meet 7.30pm - 1st - Monday (except August, September & December)
Who to contact Rowena Godfrey
  r.godfreyhdfas@gmail.com
  01439 770617
  Download this Society's lecture programme 2017

  

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

Study Day

Wed 4 October

 

The Garden an Art Form

Download Booking Form

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 2016
  Download Society Programme 2017
  Download Society Programme 2018

Hull & East Riding AFS

 

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
   
   

 

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

 

Nidd Valley DFAS

  

Where they meet The Christchurch Centre, The Stray, Harrogate HG1 4SW
When they meet 8.00pm - 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

 

Saltaire DFAS

  

Where they meet The Victoria Hall, Victoria Road, Saltaire BD18 3JS
When they meet 2.00pm (except January & August) - 1st - Wednesday
Who to contact Mrs Shirley Moffat       Membership Secretary
  shirleysamm@me.com
  01943 863765
Website http://www.saltairevillage.info/saltaire_decorative_and_fine_arts_societ...
Programme 2017 Download Programme 2017

 

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/

 

Sheffield DFAS

  

Where they meet Tapton Masonic Hall, Sheffield S10 3BU
When they meet 11.00am - 3rd - Thursday
Who to contact Mrs Margaret Langrish
  malangrish@tiscali.co.uk
  0114 296 2251

Silver Bursay Winner 2015 Rob Anderson

RBA Ex 2016

http://northeast.nadfas.net/news/nadfas-silverware-bursary-2015-winner-r...

http://northeast.nadfas.net/news Tristan Brockenshire's " The Girlfriend  and Abigail Powell's  " Goldilocks"

http://northeast.nadfas.net/news/rba-exhibition-preview-mall-galleries-l...

 

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://www.tynesidedfas.org.uk
  Download Newsletter June 2017
  Download Committee Details 2017/18

 

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 Bronte Lecture Theatres BLG/05                                            University of Huddersfield HD1 3DH
When they meet 7.30pm - 3rd - Thursday
Who to contact Lizzie Booth
 

01484530440 

07799333240

lizziebooth@live.com

Website http://www.locallife.co.uk/c-h/west-riding-decorative-&-fine-arts-societ...

 

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 Mrs Isobel Stones
  phil.isobel@gmail.com
  01937 836039
Website http://www.ydfas.org.uk/
 

 

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/