The Arts Society Jersey is holding a Wine Talk and Tasting at Government House on Friday 13 September and invites anyone who might be interested in joining the Society and attending the event to get in touch. Tickets cost £25 per head and cover the reception with drinks and canapes in the presence of Sir Stephen and Lady Dalton; a talk entitled A Brief History of Wine given by David Wright who has been a wine retailer, importer and distributor; and a tasting of three wines which is organised by Love Wine.  There will be music from a Jersey steel band. The evening starts at 6.30pm and will conclude at about 8.45pm. Contact Lesley@theartssocietyjersey.org or telephone 01534 617144.

The Arts Society holds talks in St Helier every month from September to May.