Jane Austen Society UK in Bermuda

Bermuda ConferenceThe Jane Austen Society (U.K.) is hosting a conference next May in Bermuda : "Jane Austen: The Bermuda Connection." Reservations are now being accepted; the registration deadline is August 15, 2009.http://www.janeaustensoci.freeuk.com/pages/bermuda_summary.htmMembers of JASNA are invited to attend. When the JAS hosted a Bermuda conference a few years ago, several JASNA members participated and reported … Continue reading Jane Austen Society UK in Bermuda

Revolutionary War/Colonial Day in HoHoKus

Family Program: Revolutionary War/Colonial DaySaturday, June 20, 1-4 p.m.Admission to this one-day event, which also includes access to the inside of the Hermitage Museum , is $5 for adults, $2 for children ages 6-12, and free for children under age 6. Parking is free.http://www.thehermitage.org/CalendarPage.htmlTHE HERMITAGE: The Hermitage, a National Historic Landmark, is located on five … Continue reading Revolutionary War/Colonial Day in HoHoKus

JA Appreciation in NY

May 12, 2009, New York City: Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden will have an evening of Jane Austen appreciation at 6 p.m. Former JASNA president Elsa Solender will be the speaker. Tickets are $20 for non-members and free for members. Reservations are suggested (see the link for details).

Painted Faces: The Private History of Portrait Miniatures

The Royal Oak Foundation is presenting:A Lecture titled "Painted Faces: The Private History of Portrait Miniatures" by Elle Shushan Collector and AuthorOn Monday, May 18th, at 6:00 pmLocation:Abigail Adams Smith Auditorium (Colonial Dames)417 East 61st StreetReception follows lecture.$30 Royal Oak Members; $40 Non-MembersThe Royal Oak Foundation has kindly offered JASNA the Member price for this … Continue reading Painted Faces: The Private History of Portrait Miniatures