2017 Schedule

Saturday, February 11th – Book Discussion on “Persuasion”

Saturday, April 8 – “Of All Subjects My Delight”: Music and Jane Austen. A public event hosted by JASNA Cen Cal, proceeds to benefit Jane Fest. Information.*
Note: Regency era costumes admired but not required. 

Saturday, June 17 – Book Discussion on “Sanditon” (an unfinished work by Austen)

Saturday, July 15 – Smaller book group discussion of Jane Austen’s “Love and Friendship” and “A History of England” – two of her juvenilia writings

August 1st – 31st – Remember to renew your JASNA membership dues!

Saturday, September 9 – Smaller book group discussion of Diana Birchall’s sequel to “Pride and Prejudice” entitled “Mrs. Darcy’s Dilemma”. (Author, Diana Birchall, will be one of our speakers at this year’s Jane Fest)

Saturday, September 23 JANE FEST, a day-long celebration of Jane Austen with lectures, demonstrations, tea, dance, and craft booths.*
Note: Regency era costumes admired but not required. 

Saturday, October 28 – Book Discussion on “Northanger Abbey”.

Saturday, November 18 – Smaller book group discussion – book title TBA

Saturday, December 16 – TBA


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*paid admission event open to the public.  (Book discussions are always free of charge.)

All meetings and events subject to change.