Calendar of Events

2020 Calendar of Events

Inspired by Jane Austen's Juvenilia


All at Locust Grove

561 Blankenbaker Lane
Louisville, KY 40207
Unless Otherwise Noted
2 p.m.

  • Feb 09 2020

    February 2020 JASNA-GL Meeting- “The History of Women’s Fashion 1775-1805 by a Partial, Prejudice, and Ignorant Historian” by Carrie Wright

    Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, Louisville, KY 40207, USA 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    Join us for “The History of Women’s Fashion 1775-1805 by a Partial, Prejudice, and Ignorant Historian” presented by Carrie Wright. Afternoon Tea will be served after the presentation.

  • Mar 15 2020

    March 2020 JASNA-GL Meeting- “Crossing the Channel: Jane’s Beloved Cousin, Eliza, and the French Revolution” by Mary Landrum

    Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, Louisville, KY 40207, USA 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    Join us for “Crossing the Channel: Jane’s Beloved Cousin, Eliza, and the French Revolution” by Mary Landrum. Afternoon Tea will be served after the presentation.

  • Apr 05 2020

    April 2020 JASNA-GL Meeting- “‘…the best friend of those engaged in literary pursuits’: A History of Chocolate in Georgian and Regency England" by Amanda Beverly

    Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, Louisville, KY 40207, USA 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    Join us for “‘…the best friend of those engaged in literary pursuits’: A History of Chocolate in Georgian and Regency England” presented by Amanda Beverly. Afternoon Tea will be served after the presentation.

  • May 17 2020

    May 2020 JASNA-GL Meeting- “‘Indeed a maneuvering business’: Child Marriage and Courtship in the Regency” by AJ Abdel-rahman

    Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, Louisville, KY 40207, USA 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    Join us for “‘Indeed a maneuvering business’: Child Marriage and Courtship in the Regency” presented by AJ Abdel-rahman. Afternoon Tea will be served after the presentation.

  • Jun 14 2020

    June 2020 JASNA-GL Meeting- “The Games (and Sports) People Play: Regency Edition” by Ron Basham

    Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, Louisville, KY 40207, USA 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    Join us for “The Games (and Sports) People Play: Regency Edition” presented by Ron Basham. Afternoon Tea will be served after the presentation.

  • Jul 05 2020

    July 2020 JASNA-GL Meeting

    Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, Louisville, KY 40207, USA 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    All hands on deck to help us get ready for the 12th Annual Jane Austen Festival! We will need help unloading the U-Haul truck, preparing the tea room, filling tea bags, cutting doilies, cleaning refrigerators, sorting and pricing merchandise, and much more. 

    Please dress comfortably and be ready to work. We appreciate all your help!

    We will meet at 2 p.m. in the Audubon Room at Locust Grove. Come dressed to work. Light refreshments will be provided by JASNA-GL.

  • Jul 09 2020

    July 2020- Festival Prep

    Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, Louisville, KY 40207, USA 4:00pm - 6:00pm
  • Jul 10 2020

    12th Annual Jane Austen Festival

    Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, Louisville, KY 40207, USA 6:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Jul 11 2020

    12th Annual Jane Austen Festival

    Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, Louisville, KY 40207, USA 10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Jul 12 2020

    12th Annual Jane Austen Festival

    Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, Louisville, KY 40207, USA 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Aug 16 2020

    August 2020 JASNA-GL Meeting- End of Summer Soiree

    Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, Louisville, KY 40207, USA 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    Join us for an "End of Summer Soiree" at the picnic table area at Locust Grove. Bring a side dish to share and JASNA-GL will provide the main course, drinks, and plates, napkins, and cutlery. We will celebrate our hard work on the 12th Annual Jane Austen Festival. JASNA-GL members and guests are invited! Please RSVP to Alana Gillett, RCjasnaGL@gmail.com, so we can have a count for the main course.

  • Sep 20 2020

    September 2020 JASNA-GL Meeting- A staged reading of Jane Austen’s A History of England presented by the Jane Austen Players

    Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, Louisville, KY 40207, USA 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    Join us for A staged reading of Jane Austen’s A History of England  presented by the Jane Austen Players (under direction of Alana Gillett). Afternoon Tea will be served after the presentation.

  • Oct 18 2020

    October 2020 JASNA-GL Meeting- “Drawing Room Games…or How to Flirt at a Regency-Era Party” Program and Workshop by Carolyn Vetter

    Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, Louisville, KY 40207, USA 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    Join us for “Drawing Room Games…or How to Flirt at a Regency-Era Party” Program and Workshop by Carolyn Vetter. Afternoon Tea will be served after the presentation.

  • Nov 15 2020

    November 2020 JASNA-GL Meeting- “The Royal Colleges of Medicine: A Brief History of Organized Medicine in Regency England” by Dr. Shailendra Chopra

    Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, Louisville, KY 40207, USA 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    Join us for “The Royal Colleges of Medicine: A Brief History of Organized Medicine in Regency England” by Dr. Shailendra Chopra. Afternoon Tea will be served after the presentation.

  • Dec 13 2020

    December 2020 JASNA-GL Jane Austen Birthday & Christmas Tea- “The King and the Prince Regent: George III, George IV, and the Monarchy in Jane Austen’s Britain” by Dr. John McLeod

    Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, Louisville, KY 40207, USA 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    Join us for our annual Jane Austen Birthday & Christmas Tea! Dr. John McLeod will be presenting on "The King and the Prince Regent: George III, George IV, and the Monarchy in Jane Austen’s Britain”. Afternoon Tea will be served after the presentation. 

    The tea is open to all. JASNA Members are free; Guests are $10 per person