The Idaho Region of the Jane Austen Society of North America was organized in 1994. Meetings are held four times each year in Boise, Idaho. For membership information, please visit www.jasna.org. For information about meetings, please contact Cheryl Russell-Griebenow, Idaho Regional Coordinator, at cgchapeau@msn.com.

Etiquette of the British Afternoon Tea

The April meeting of the Idaho Region of the Jane Austen Society of North America will be held Tuesday, April 8, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. at the Library! at Collister, 4724 West State, Boise.

Sue Gregory will present "Etiquette of the British Afternoon Tea."  Sue is a certified tea consultant and taught classes on the "Art and Etiquette of the Afternoon Tea" through the University of New Mexico Continuing Education program. She was the owner of Hacienda Manzanal Bed and Breakfast in Corrales, New Mexico, where she held private teas for up to sixteen people. Sue also operated Special Friends Tea where tea and accessories were sold. Sue moved to Boise in April 2013.

Please bring your favorite teacup.

Questions?  Carole Stokes, 208-344-5037.


The Jane Austen Book Club

2017 SCHEDULE
Tuesday, January 10 - Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen (7:00 p.m., Collister Library, Sycamore Room)
Tuesday, March 14 - Belle: The Slave Daughter and the Lord Chief Justice by Paula Byrne (7:00 p.m., Collister Library, Sycamore Room)
Tuesday, May 9 - Jane Austen's England: Daily Life in the Georgian and Regency Periods by Roy and Lesley Adkins (7:00 p.m., Collister Library, Sycamore Room Boise)
Tuesday, July 11 - The Janeites by Rudyard Kipling (7:00 p.m., Collister Library, Sycamore Room)
Tuesday, September 12 - Jane Austen's Letters edited by Deirdre LeFaye (7:00 p.m., Collister Library, Sycamore Room)
Tuesday, November 14 - Cranford by Elizabeth Gaskell (7:00 p.m., Collister Library, Sycamore Room)

The Jane Austen Book Club meets six times each year to discuss books by, about and because of Jane Austen. For information about book club meetings, contact Monica Van Bussum at jabcidaho@gmail.com.