The Jane Austen Society of North America

Metropolitan Kansas City Region
(Including Kansas and Western Missouri)
Founded 1995

 

 
 


2019 Member Events
(Registration Required)
*Open to the Public

 

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February 8, 15, 22 

Small Reading Group on Northanger Abbey

4:30 - 6:00 pm 

Place: Crestwood Condominiums Library

Led by Marcia Hall

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March 23

JASNA-KC at the Kansas City Repertory Theater

Pride & Prejudice

8:00 PM

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April 20

"The Professor is In on Northanger Abbey"

Presented by Joan Klingel Ray

1:00-3:00 PM

Plaza Library Truman Forum

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May 25

"Thoughts on Northanger Abbey

Presented by Ted Benditt

1:00-3:00 PM

Crestwood Condominiums

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June 1

Boxhill Picnic

1:00-3:00 PM

Home of Gaye Stevick

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July 12-14

Jane Austen Festival in Louisville

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August 3

Annnual Planning Meeting

1:00-3:00 PM

Crestwood Condominiums


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August 17

Georgette Heyer: Venetia

1:00-3:00 PM


Home of Valerie Hodges-Sporn

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October 4-6

AGM in Williamsburg, VA

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November 9 (Tentative)

Jane Austen Regency Ball

6:30-9:30 PM


(Place TBD)

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December 8 or 15 (Tentative)

Jane Austen Birthday Tea

1:00-3:00 PM

Place TBD

For information about events, please contact us at 

jasnakc2018@gmail.com

Borrow from our
Lending Library 

 Book List

 

 


Jane Austen Birthday Tea

Webster House

Members enjoyed a celebration of our Jane's birthday at the historic Webster House. Happy Birthday, Jane! 

Dr. Sheryl Craig shared a fascinating presentation about "Women's Rights in Georgian England" with us as we raised a cup in Jane's honor. 

Our Tea Menu

Cucumber & herb cheese on focaccia bread
Curried chicken salad in phyllo cup
Prosciutto & Brie wrapped asparagus tips
Lemon tartlets with Italian meringue
Fresh fruit tartlets
Cranberry, white chocolate scones with lemon curd on the side
Chocolate mousse “shots”
& Tea