The Arts Society Sherborne Social Life

TASS enjoys a lively social scene. Before each lecture coffee and tea are served and members gather to chat in the Digby Hall. We also hold a New Members Party as well as a Christmas Party in the hall after the final lecture of each year in December.

21 June 2023

Midsummer Party at The Red House

From 6.30pm

The Arts Society Sherborne

A Party to Celebrate Midsummer

Wednesday June 21 at The Red House, Long Street, Sherborne

6.30 – 10pm

  Come and celebrate Midsummer’s Evening at The Red House in Long Street, one of Sherborne’s most beautiful houses with a wonderful garden. Members of The Arts Society Sherborne have been offered this unique opportunity by Stephen and Debs Edlmann, owners of the Red House and members of TASS.


Programme for the Evening


6.30 arrive for Welcome Drinks in the garden

7-7.45 Lecture ‘Painting the Midnight Sun’ to be given by Jenny Newman and Julian Halsby in ‘The Garage’, a space specially refurbished for events.

7.45 Return to the garden for a sit down two course buffet dinner catered by Helen Furness.

During the dinner you will be entertained by The Sherborne u3a Madrigal Group who will sing madrigals around the theme of summer.

There was unprecedented demand for this event, which has a maximum capacity of 40, and it is now fully booked, with a number of people on a waiting list.

Some previous events

Lewiston Manor

Lewiston Lunch

Grange dinner

Grange dinner

Lunches at Leweston House and Christmas Dinners at The Oborne Grange