Our Next Gathering:

26731025_1529513723770866_8194909175112792581_nJASNA Regency Picnic and Walking Party

April 28th at Noon – 4 p.m. Woodward Park, Fresno.
Tickets: $10 for JASNA Members/$12 general.

Dress in your finest picnic outfit, Regency style or modern, and bring your own picnic lunch. We will provide beverages, games, and entrance to the Shinzen Japanese Friendship Gardens for a lovely late-spring stroll. We will meet in the free area next to the lakes, just before you see the Redwood Glen, within walking distance of the Shinzen Garden entrance.  Tickets are on sale online now. 



Event Order Form – Walking Party – Download to order by mail.

Ticket price covers beverages and entrance to the Japanese Gardens.
Please note: There is a $5 (cash) per car entry fee to the park. Carpooling recommended.

Children are welcome at this event, but please note that JASNA Central California does not provide child care or supervision at this event.

Read up on what you can expect at this event!

Picnic Site in Woodward Park MAP

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Our July Meeting:

“The Making of Jane Austen” with Devoney Looser.
Saturday, July 28, 2018. 1-4 p.m.  Woodward Park Library, Fresno. Free.

We’re very excited to announce that, in addition to discussing this award-winning non-fiction title, we’ve booked the author for a 45-minute Skype chat about the book! Don’t miss out on the opportunity to hear her discuss her work and answer questions about her fascinating approach to Austen studies.

This talk and discussion is hosted in partnership with the Fresno County Libraries. The book is available on Amazon or at the Fresno County Library and Kern County Library

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For more information on JASNA National, please visit the JASNA website.