The Arts Society Leicester has three sub groups   As a member you are most welcome to become involved in these groups.  Click on the links for more details   Young Arts  support professionally led workshops for 25 primary school pupils who meet at Sir Jonathan North CC in Leicester  Heritage Volunteers look for projects locally that they can help e.g.  Recording planning permission records at the County Records Office in Wigston.  Church Trails are designed for children aged 8 to 12 with question sheets encouraging the children to look around a church and answer questions.   Trails of Discovery   Young Arts  What is Young Arts ?  The photos below are of a pilot  workshop held at Moat Community College.  2 groups of 15 nine years olds were given the opportunity to feel like real artists for a session painting in acrylics in the style of Picasso.                 Would you like to become involved ?  New thoughts and ideas are always welcome…  Contact: Ann Allsop  Young Arts coordinator 0116 2700 397 annallsop@talktalk.net     Heritage Volunteers  Our task is to help create a digital database of Leicester’s buildings. This can then be searched by local historians and students of art and architecture.  We take original Leicester City building plans and transfer details onto a form in preparation for a LDFAS member to input.  Join us to chart the tumultuous changes brought on by World War 1 and the Roaring 20’s. We have just processed Edwin Lutyens’ designs for the Victoria Park war memorial.  More info? – Catherine Watt 270 6042, tandcwatt@ntlworld.com                          Above are some photos of the work the Heritage Volunteers do.
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