Events

Experience

Calling all Janeites! Grab your treasured copy of Pride & Prejudice, the copy of Emma you take everywhere, or that dog-eared, but loved, Sense & Sensibility – whatever your favourite bring...

Start date: 23/07/2017
End date: 23/07/2017
Experience

Join our head Jane Austen guides for this very special retracing of Jane Austen’s funeral procession. 

Participants are invited to meet on College Street outside the house where Jane Austen...

Start date: 24/07/2017
End date: 24/07/2017
Workshops

Join us for the free workshop where we will explore through discussion, debate and research the way in which costume has been used to interpreted Jane Austen’s unforgettable literary characters in...

Start date: 27/07/2017
End date: 27/07/2017
Talks

Jane Austen and her Hampshire Family

A presentation at Overton Library with The Jane Austen Society

Jane Austen was born at the Rectory in Steventon, a little village in...

Start date: 27/07/2017
End date: 27/07/2017
Celebration

A Ball for Jane Austen - An English Rose is hosted by The Hampshire Regency Dancers. This special anniversary ball will be a grand occasion, held in Winchester’s magnificent...

Start date: 29/07/2017
End date: 29/07/2017
Trails

Jane, like her heroine Elizabeth Bennet, enjoyed long walks and thought nothing of a five mile stroll to call on her acquaintances. Pack a picnic and join your guide who will be re-creating Jane’s...

Start date: 30/07/2017
End date: 30/07/2017
Landscapes

An extensive developing garden within the grounds of a Georgian country house and estate, now becoming more established with further initiatives in progress.  Parkland and specimen trees, mature...

Start date: 30/07/2017
End date: 30/07/2017
Performance

An Afternoon of Music, Dance and Song for Jane Austen

With The Madding Crowd

Join The Madding Crowd for a summer’s afternoon concert of the music and songs that would have been...

Start date: 30/07/2017
End date: 30/07/2017
Celebration

Gilbert's Games is getting a Regency make over to mark the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen's death. 

Gilbert's Games is an annual family event where families can have a go at a range of...

Start date: 05/08/2017
End date: 06/08/2017
Workshops

What does Jane Austen mean to you? Drop in to our free craft afternoon and contribute a stitch or two to our community story quilt which explores the lasting and contemporary impact of Jane Austen...

Start date: 05/08/2017
End date: 05/08/2017
Trails

Jane Austen, like fellow writers Horace Walpole and Thomas Grey, was drawn to Netley Abbey to gain inspiration from its Gothic ruins, and in the hope of paranormal experiences. Find out how Netley...

Start date: 06/08/2017
End date: 06/08/2017
Trails

Writers, novelists, poets, composers and artists from across the centuries have been drawn to Netley. Find out about its links to famous detectives, lost poets, country churchyards and medieval...

Start date: 13/08/2017
End date: 13/08/2017

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