Yearly Event Summaries


Celebration of 200th Anniversary of Jane Austen’s Death and Posthumous Publication of Persuasion and Northanger Abbey
July 23, 2017
Jane Austen Memorial (1775-1817) @ Bach, Beethoven and Brunch

Music, reading and discussion
Mellon Park, Point Breeze/Shadyside
September 17,  2017
Protocol and Prospects: Possible Pairings Across Works

Business Meeting and Group Discussion
Ms. Sandy Inman
Panera Bread, Oakland
November 4, 2017
Marathon Reading of
Celebrating 200 years in print
Univ of Pitt Cathedral of Learning – English Nationality Room 144
December 16, 2017
Annual Birthday Potluck Tea
Group reading and discussion of original manuscript of last two chapters of Persuasion.
Friends Meeting House
February 3, 2018
Afternoon Tea & Talk/Guided Tour of Bath

Ms. Allison Thompson
Omni William Penn Hotel
March 3, 2018
Influence of Ann Radcliffe on Jane Austen and Northanger Abbey

Ms. Angele Ellis
Panera Bread, Oakland
May 12, 2018
Looking at Fabrics and Needlework in Northanger Abbey and Beyond with Optional Whitework Project

Ms. Christina Papp
Panera Bread, Oakland