Welcome to THE ARTS SOCIETY ALTON - TASA for short
We believe that the arts have potential to enrich people's lives in so many ways.
Please enjoy scrolling through our website and see the entertainment within.
Do join us! Chairman Vanessa MacMahon
Just released - two visits for 2023.
(They are still in planning at the moment but the first will be) 7th June to WILTON HOUSE (and the second) 16th October with a private tour of GOODWOOD HOUSE
Read now the Lecture Report on Art in the City (8th November 2022)
One member commented after the lecture: "The talk really made me want to visit the Cathedral, it was excellent" Another said: "Wonderful! I must visit it again but with all this new knowledge"
Read now the Lecture
Report on Betty Joel:
Innovation in 1930's
(10th January 2023)
An interesting comment after the lecture: "Fascinating for a Furniture Design Student from the Royal College of Art to learn of Betty Joel for the first time" Another member said "So good to hear about someone completely new. Enjoyed the anecdotes and personal connection of Clive Stewart Lockhart to Betty Joel"
Now included on the Programme is the exciting line up of Lectures planned for the coming year 2023.
Also added to the Programme schedule are the four free Virtual Visits planned for November to March 2023. These will take you from London
and finally Cape Town.
All these Virtual Visits are free for members. The Virtual Visits are also available to non-members for a small fee. Click HERE for joining details.
The next lecture is on
Tuesday 14th February 2023 8:00pm
Simon de Montfort
At Home and at War
Click on Programme
for further details
This lecture will now be live
at Alton College and not on Zoom as previously advertised
The lecturer Rupert Willoughby has
spoken to us previously on "Basingstoke
and its contribution to World Culture"
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REPORTS For all the reports on recent Lectures, Visits and Special Interest Days
HERITAGE To see the work on TASA Heritage trails for young pepole
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