Welcome to JASNA Dayton

JASNA Dayton is the regional branch of the Jane Austen Society of North America, a non-profit organization dedicated to the enjoyment and appreciation of Jane Austen and her writing. Founded in 1985, the Greater Dayton region welcomes members of all ages and from all walks of life who share a love of Miss Austen's work.

What's New? (Updated May 18, 2018)

Our summer reading group will be discussing the book Lady Susan, along with the recent adaptation, Love and Friendship (2016) in July. Check out our Events Page for details. 

There is a student essay contest hosted by JASNA National. If you are, or you know, a high school, college, or graduate student, go check it out! See our News Page for more information.

Other recent updates

Photos from our Twelfth Night Ball and our March Baking demonstration with Rose from Central Perc are now up on the Gallery Page.

The newsletter from February is available now on the Newsletter Page.

Thanks for visiting!