Upcoming Events

 

Film Discussion: Persuasion

What: Every year we set aside one meeting for a film discussion. Usually we select the film adaptations of the Austen novel we're reading that year. In that tradition, this year's film discussion will be about the various interpretations of "Persuasion".

Where: The Beerhouse, 4810 NW 86th Street, Urbandale, IA  50322 

When: Sunday, July 22nd at 3:30 PM

Book Discussion: "What Matters In Jane Austen"

What: We are thrilled that John Mullan is one of the plenary speakers at this year's JASNA AGM. Just to whet our appetites, we're going to be reading and discussing his book "What Matters In Jane Austen" for the August meeting.

Where: The Beerhouse, 4810 NW 86th Street, Urbandale, IA 50322

When: Sunday, August 26th at 3:30 PM

"History Undressed: Comparing the Toilette of Regency, Georgian & Victorian Women"

What: JASNA Iowa's own Sarah Macht will give a presentation on the hazards of a ladies' toilette during Jane Austen's life compared the centuries before and after.

Where: Urbandale Public Library, 3520 86th Street, Urbandale, IA 50322

When: Saturday, September 22nd from 1:30pm to 3:30pm

JASNA AGM 2018 Debriefing

What: JASNA Iowa members fortunate enough to attend the 2018 JASNA Annual General Meeting in Kansas City this September will share their impressions and insights on the AGM as a whole as well as one or two breakout sessions or special interest events which they attended.

Where: The Beerhouse, 4810 NW 86th Street, Urbandale, IA 50322

When: Sunday, October 28th at 3:30pm