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December 7, 2019 | 1:00–4:00 p.m.
2019 Birthday Tea
Fortnightly of Chicago (Regency attired is encouraged! Purchase tickets here)

February 8, 2020 | 12:30 p.m.
Winter Meeting
Chief O'Neill's

May 2, 2020 | 10:00-4:00 p.m.
2020 Spring Gala
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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

There are six Bedchambers at Chawton; Henry wrote to my Mother the other day, & luckily mentioned the number—which is just what we wanted to be assured of.

Letter from Portsmouth to Cassandra at Godmersham, 20 November, 1808

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