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 June 23, 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. 

The newsletter for June is available now on the Newsletter Page.

The fall Reading Group dates for our discussion of Northanger Abbey have been listed. You can find the information here!

Other recent updates

We have a new Reading Group for Columbus members called Chawton in Columbus! See the Columbus Reading Group Page for more information.

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

Thanks for visiting!