Mendip Decorative and Fine Arts Society
Culture > Arts & Crafts
Our society usually meets in the morning of the first Tuesday of the month. These main meetings, held in the 'Bath & West Bar and Restaurant' (formerly the Westex Suite) on the Bath and West Showground, Shepton Mallet,BA4 6Q and take the form of an illustrated lecture.
In addition we run Days of Special Interest also take place in which subjects are studied in greater depth. Our speakers, who are all experts in their specialist fields, are taken from a Directory maintained by NADFAS which ensures a high standard.
We organise Visits to historical and cultural venues, and most years we organise a 4-5 day home or overseas Tour. This programme gives our members many opportunities to catch up with old friends, meet new people and visit new places. You can find out more about all these events in the various sections of our web site.
Mendip DFAS also supports a Volunteer programme including Young Arts, Church Recording and Trails and Heritage Volunteers.
We are a friendly group with a membership of around 340. We have no waiting list currently.
Subscriptions are single membership £39 double membership £75 – there is no joining fee
For details of membership please contact the Membership Secretary, Margaret Barker by emailing her on firstname.lastname@example.org