January 16, 2013 - 12:00pm
Learn how to make your own Jane Austen inspired fashions at Locust Grove this Sa
Ladies and gentleman, learn to adorn yourselves in Regency and Federal splendor in the beautiful ambience of the historical home of Locust Grove this Saturday.
“What a smart bonnet that adorns you, Miss Cynthia, on this balmy afternoon.”“This bonnet? Smart? You flatter me!”Yes, I have a secret, interior life that rivals that of Walter Mitty and yes, I have an intense love of bonnets. Even saying the word, “bonnet”...
December 12, 2012 - 11:00am
Another successful Christmas tea in celebration of Jane Austen's birthday
The December meeting of the Greater Louisville chaper of the Jane Austen Society once again wowed all those in attendance.
This Saturday, December 16, marks the 237th anniversary of the birth of Jane Austen. The author of masterpieces such as Pride and Prejudice and Sense and Sensibility, Austen has a devoted set of fans worldwide who celebrate her life and her writings. These Jane-ites, as they are sometimes called,...
July 29, 2012 - 8:06pm
Jane Austen fans, whether you love the books or the movies, enjoy 18th century entertainment, a silent auction, workshops, afternoon tea, a show of Regency-era fashion, and more at Historic Locust Grove.
Ladies, strap on your bonnets, and spruce up your Mr. Darcys for the 3rd Annual Jane Austen Festival, July 10 and 11, at Historic Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Lane in Louisville. Admission to the festival is $10 and is jam-packed with activities suitable for the entire family.