JASNA-Wisconsin has gone virtual! Check out our upcoming events below – registration or contact information is listed with each event. Please note that, for popular events, preference will be given to Wisconsin members.


We use Zoom for all of our virtual events, so if you are unfamiliar with that platform, here is a good video to familiarize yourself with it!

For write-ups of past events, check out our blog, The Wire.

Thursday Morning Coffee & Tea Hour

Date: Every Thursday @ 9 a.m.
Location: Zoom
To Join: Contact to receive the Zoom information.

Do you miss chatting with your JASNA friends? Join us every Thursday morning – bring your coffee, tea, cocoa, or mimosa and catch up with friends. There is no formal program, just chat.

Austen Delight Night!

Join your JASNA-Wisconsin friends for a fun night of virtual, Jane Austen-themed bingo! Please register with the link above so we may send you a Zoom invite and instructions to download your bingo cards.

Box Hill Picnic

Date: Saturday, July 23, 2022 at 1 p.m. CT

Location: Naga-Waukee Park, Nashotah, WI

To Join: RSVP details upcoming

Join us for the third year at our beloved Naga-Waukee Park in Nashotah, WI for an afternoon of food and fun with your friends in JASNA-Wisconsin. More information to come, so save the date now!

Field Trip to APT for Sense and Sensibility

Date: Sunday, August 28, 2022

Location: American Players Theatre, 5950 Golf Course Road, Spring Green, WI 53588

To Join: Purchase your own tickets via APT!

American Players Theatre in Spring Green is staging Sense and Sensibility this summer! One of the few matinee performances is on Sunday, August 28 at 1:00 p.m.

If you buy your own tickets for that date, you can join your JASNA-Wisconsin friends before the performance for a picnic get-together on the grounds of APT. We'll decide time and place as we get closer to the date and email the details. Note: we are not doing group purchases - this is a gathering for those who choose to attend this performance.

North Woods Book Club - August

Date: Sunday, August 28 at 1 p.m. CT

Location: Zoom

To Join: Email Tracy Rysavy at

Our next North Woods book club meeting will be Sunday, August 28th at 1 p.m. We'll be reading The Murder of Mr. Wickham by Claudia Gray and Bitch in a Bonnet, Part 1 by Robert Rodi.

2022 JASNA Annual General Meeting

Date: September 30 - October 2, 2022

Location: Victoria, BC, Canada

To Join:

Join your fellow Janeites from across the continent (and even the world!) for a weekend of fun and learning. This year's theme, Sense and Sensibility in the City of Gardens, returns us to Austen's first published novel. Check out the AGM website for information on sessions, locations, and registration!

North Woods Book Club - October

Date: TBD

Location: Zoom

To Join: Email Tracy Rysavy at

For the October meeting, we suggested The Time Traveler’s Guide to Regency England by Ian Mortimer and Pride and Premeditation by Tirzah Price.