Afternoons with Austen @ Princeton Public Library

The Princeton Public Library presents Afternoons with AustenWednesdays at 3 pm in the Community Room. Enjoy a cup of tea and a film adaptation of a Jane Austen novel on Wednesday afternoons. For true Austen fanatics, “Addicted to Austen” calling cards will be distributed at each screening to be stamped by staff. Those who attend three … Continue reading Afternoons with Austen @ Princeton Public Library

Program Review – The Complete Works of Jane Austen, Abridged

JASNA New Jersey members and friends. It is a truth universally acknowledged that only a Janeite with a keen sense of humor could pair Dungeons & Dragons and Northanger Abbey and make it work. But pair them The Complete Works of Jane Austen, Abridged does, and actors Jessica Bedford, Charlotte “Chuck” Northeast, and Trevor Fayle make … Continue reading Program Review – The Complete Works of Jane Austen, Abridged

Program Announcment: Royal Navy during the Regency era

You’re invited! Please join us as naval historian, Andrew Lyter, shares stories of the Royal Navy's lower-deck during the Regency Era. Mr. Lyter is a respected naval historian who works as the Director of the Lewes History Museum, in addition to being a sailor and living historian. Among many naval impressions, Mr. Lyter depicts the … Continue reading Program Announcment: Royal Navy during the Regency era

Upcoming Programs

Meeting Dates and TopicsAugust 18 - Talk on Regency Navy, Fort MottOctober 20 - Regency Music Program. Plainsboro Public LibraryDecember 15 - Our Annual holiday and Jane Austen birthday party, including games and book Pollyanna, at a member's house in Freehold.Reading Group Dates and BooksSeptember 15 - We will be discussing works of Jane Austen fanfiction.  You can read … Continue reading Upcoming Programs

Food, Fashion, and Tea – Program Review

We had a wonderful time at the program at the Cherry Hill Library yesterday.  Judith Krall-Russo presented "Food, Fashion, and Tea from Jane Austen to Queen Victoria"There was a lovely display of tea pots and other tea accompaniments.  She had photos of typical fashions from the two time periods both men and women's fashions.  You … Continue reading Food, Fashion, and Tea – Program Review

Program Announcment – Celebration of Life

Hello Everyone!We have a great program planned for our July celebration of Jane Austen's Life. Please share with everyone who would enjoy celebrating the life of Jane Austen with us. RSVP here (https://goo.gl/forms/Rd6pans5ui6AmSmi1)We are planning on doing some dramatic readings and are looking for volunteers to take on a part.  We'll all be reading from … Continue reading Program Announcment – Celebration of Life