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FEBRUARY 10, 2018
Annual Winter Meeting (New Location: Lloyd's Chicago) - click here for details

MAY 5, 2018
Annual Spring Gala (Woman's Athletic Club of Chicago) - Save the date!

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You don’t need to be an Austen expert to feel at home in JASNA. We welcome new members whether they are reading their first Austen novel or have reread her books many times. Members enjoy special events throughout the year as well as friendship, good food, fun and learning. Learn more...

Jane Austen Quote of the Day

I stay within, all this day.—Eliza is walking out by herelf. She has plenty of business on her hands just now—for the day of the Party is settled, & drawing near;--above 80 people are invited for next Tuesday Evening & there is to be some very good Music, 5 professionals, 3 of them Glee singers, besides Amateurs

Letter to Cassandra, April 18-20, 1811

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