BRIDGWATER-based Chandos Society of Artists marks its 50th anniversary with its free Spring Open exhibition at Bridgwater Arts Centre from March 12 to April 8.
The professional and semi-professional members will showcase their attractive and affordable artwork.
The Annual Jean Rees Lecture also takes place at the arts centre on Saturday, March 12, at 2pm. Internationally-renowned geographer Peter Haggett will speak about Writers and Artists of the Quantocks.
Tickets cost £3, available on the door and include the lecture, exhibition preview and glass of wine.
Jean was a founder and Royal West of England Academy member.
The exhibition will be open from 10.30am to 5pm and 7pm to 11pm Tuesday to Friday; 10am to 1pm on Saturday and during centre bar opening times.