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 September 1, 2015)

The Reading Group schedule has been updated and a new Save-The-Date for our March 12th event next year is up. Keep an eye on the Events and Reading Group pages for further information.

The new Membership form for this year (2015-2016) has been updated on the Membership Page. If you are interested in becoming a member or are looking to renew for this year go and check it out!

Other recent updates

Information about our September 27th event can be found on the Events Page. Our very own Carrie Bebris will be giving a talk about Sanditon and her own new book. This is an event you won't want to miss!

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!