are usually held the second Sunday of every other month, unless
program dictates otherwise. The
is subject to change.
Don’t forget to bring contributions to Hookham’s Circulating Library. Austen-related books are donated by members and circulated for $1. You can keep the book or, after reading, bring it back to circulate to others.
Meetings are held at either Mamie Doud Eisenhower Library in Broomfield (map) or Standley Lake Library in Arvada (map). Be sure to check the meeting notice emailed to you for meeting location.
Sunday, April 12, 2015, 1:30–3:30 pm
Standley Lake Library
A Jane Austen Education: How Six Novels Taught Me About Love, Friendship, and the Things That Really Matter by William Deresiewicz. Join us for a discussion of one manís discovery of the world outside himself and the power of Jane Austenís writing. Members have signed up to give a summary of each chapter in the book. It is not necessary to have read the book before the meeting.
Sunday, June 14, 2015, 1:30–3:30 pm
Belmar Library, 555 S. Allison Parkway, Lakewood — New Location!
Jane Austen and Food — Discuss both food and recipes from Jane Austenís time and how she used food in her novels. Members will be bringing Regency-inspired dishes (either prepared or bought) to enhance the experience. Bring your favorite Austen food-related quote to share with the group. We’ll be watching a couple of YouTube videos on the subject as well.
Sunday, August 9, 2015, 1:30–3:30 pm
Strawberries at Donwell Abbey — Kim Wilson, author of Tea with Jane Austen, In the Garden with Jane Austen, and At Home with Jane Austen will speak at our August meeting.
October 9–11, 2015
Living in Jane Austenís World
Sunday, October 18, 2015, 1:30–3:30 pm
Austen Potpourri —Talk about anything Austen, plus reports from the AGM.
Meeting — Annual Birthday Tea
Saturday or Sunday, December 12 or 13, 2015, 1:30–3:30 pm
Check back for more details on this fun and popular event.