Membership Enquiries and requests for Membership Application Forms should be made on the following number: 01749 890 206 or via email ».

The current membership of this society is drawn from an area including Frome, Radstock, Shepton Mallet, Wells, Wincanton, Yeovil, Somerton and Castle Cary.

The annual subscription entitles members:

  • To attend 10 lectures per year (no lectures in August or September)
  • To receive the Arts Society magazine ‘Review’ four times a year direct from Headquarters in London
  • To take part in the activities of the Church Recorders and Young Arts

In addition members and visitors may enjoy:

  • Visits and tours to places of interest
  • Special Interest Study Days

These are subject to additional charges.

Subscriptions are due on 1st April each year. The Membership Secretary sends a renewal letter to all members in February.

The current subscription for the year is £40.

The Mid Somerset Membership Card containing the details of the forthcoming programme and committee members is issued after the AGM.

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Visitors may attend at lectures and other events. For lectures, the £6 visitor’s fee is paid at the desk on entry. No booking is required.