August 1, 2017
March 6, 2017, 7:00 PM @ City Hall Council Chambers
March 4, 2017 - April 29, 2017 @ 2nd Floor Display Case
The Jane Austen Society of North America is dedicated to the enjoyment and appreciation of Jane Austen and her writing. The Northern California chapter presents a display titled, “The mode in hats and headdresses during the lifetime of Jane Austen + 16 years. 1775-1833.” The display features caps, turbans and hats on heads with period appropriate paper hairdos. Each hat is presented and described along with its inspiration, which may include a period fashion plate, portrait or extant hat.
March 6, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Oak Room, 1st Floor
2005; Rated PG; 129 minutes. Popcorn will be served. Everyone welcome. This film is a prelude to the Austenfest event to be held at the Main Library on March 25, 2017. Co-sponsored by the Jane Austen Society of North America, Northern California Region.