Welcome to The Arts Society Wokingham

The Arts Society Wokingham meets on the fourth Monday of every month (except in August and December) at Newbold Church, Newbold College, Binfield to listen to talks covering all aspects of the arts including painting, theatre, music, architecture and photography. Our lecturers are all experts in their field, authoritative, and entertaining public speakers. Click here to go to the Lectures section for further details.

Non-members welcome - come along to the first lecture of our new season on Monday 23rd September

Email to reserve your place

Guest fee £8  - payable on the door

The Society also organizes group visits to a wide variety of places of historic and artistic interest as well as regular Study Days which cover topics in more depth. These Study Days are held locally. Click here to see more details about our visits and click here for more information about our Special Interest/Study Days.

One of the Society’s aims is to get involved in community projects which will make a difference to young lives - helping and encouraging young people to expand their horizons and realise their personal potential through involvement in creative arts activities. Click here to see details of previous  Young Arts projects. 

We also have an established Church Recording Group which has just completed its first project at St James Finchampstead. 

If you are interested in joining the society, please click here for more information.

For all membership enquiries, please email our Membership Secretary

For more general enquiries please email

Our new Season starts on Monday 23rd September

6.45pm booking opens for:

Backstage tour of the Royal Opera House on 29th November

A Study day Welsh Architectural Eccentricities on 15th November

7.30pm Annual General Meeting

7.45pm Les Parisiennes by Anne Sebba

Membership fee held at £45 for the 5th year

Click here for details on how to renew your membership