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Click here to view our February newsletter from the Chairman


Our Next Attractions

10th February : Lecture

'The Cuisine of Art and the Art of Cuisine'

Lecturer: Ghislaine Howard,

Click here for synopsis


10th March: Visit

Visit to Watts Gallery. Please go to our Special Interest page for more detail.

11th March: East Surrey Special Interest Morning (10am - 1pm) 

Lecture is ‘The King, the Baker, the Architect and the Man who Buried his Cheese – The Story of the Great Fire of London’.  Lecturer  is – Jo Walton. Cost is £18.50 and includes coffee/tea on arrival and coffee/tea during the interval. If interested please contact Mrs Ann Hollywood at Kames 34 Park Road Limpsfield RH8 0AW, enclosing a cheque payable to NADFAS East Surrey Area, your contact details and a stamped addressed envelope (22 x 11 cm) to be sent your ticket.

28th  April: A Visit to Exbury Gardens (near Southampton)

These gardens were created by the Rothschilds, and we will be visiting when their magnificent collections of azaleas and rhodedendrons will be at their best.

Bookings for this visit will be at the March and April lectures.

Please go to our Visits page for more detail


Horsley Decorative and Fine Arts Society

Horsley Decorative and Fine Arts Society (Horsley DFAS) is a member of NADFAS (National Association of Decorative and Fine Arts Societies) which was founded in 1968 to foster knowledge, understanding and appreciation of the arts. There are 330 such societies, with over 90,000 members in the UK and overseas.

Our Horsley society was founded in 1993, and since then we have been offering an exciting programme of lectures and special interest mornings/days on painting, sculpture, pottery and glass, gold and silverware, jewellery, furniture, architecture, literature and music, as well as visits to places of cultural interest.

We meet on the morning of the second Wednesday of each month, (excluding August and September)in East Horsley Village Hall (Kingston Avenue, East Horsley, Surrey KT24 6QT – tel. number of the Hall is 01483 285019).

Please come along and give us a try. We will make you very welcome, and do hope you will enjoy yourself and the company of other members, as well as learn something new about the arts!

Our membership already numbers around 230, but we do have vacancies for new members. If you would like to join us then please click the JOIN button and fill in your contact details, and Alma, our Membership Secretary, will get back to you.

The current annual subscription is £37:50.

You can also attend any of our lectures as a ‘visitor’ (at a cost of £5 per lecture). In which case you can just turn up on the day, or you can book a place by clicking here and sending us a message.

Being a member also means you get priority for places at our special interest events and outings, as well as attending our social events. In addition, if interested, you may wish to play an active part in heritage preservation and in encouraging appreciation of the arts among young people.