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 October 14, 2015)

Photos from the AGM and our recent meeting at the Patterson Homestead with author (and JASNA Dayton member and RC), Carrie Bebris, are now up. Check them out here.

The Reading Group schedule has been updated with more information about the locations of the discussions.  Check out the Reading Group page for further details.

Other recent updates

New information for our March 12th event next year is up. Keep an eye on the Events page for more information.

The latest newsletter has been added on the Newsletter Page. Check it out for important updates and information!

We've made signigicant additions to the Member Lending Library page — more than 60 new items in all! Thanks to everyone who made recent donations. Check out the Wish List page for other items we're still looking for.

Thanks for visiting!