* The Scottish Society, run by National Galleries of Scotland, welcomes anyone interested in the arts in Scotland. Members get reduced rate entry to all NGS exhibitions and to talks, concerts, readings, discussions and visits based at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh. Other benefits include invitations to private viewsand special members-only events. The annual subscription is Pounds 15.50, Pounds 9 concessions. For details, tel: 0131 556 8921.