Jane Austen’s 247th Birthday Party

December 14, 2023    
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Metuchen Public Library 480 Middlesex Ave, Metuchen, NJ 08840

Event Details

Celebrate the birthday of beloved author Jane Austen (December 16, 1775 – July 18, 1817) at the Metuchen Public Library! Featuring:

~ Delectable snacks and tea

~ A make-your-own herbal sachet station

~ Card games, including a rousing round of Whist

~ A photo spot, so wear your best costumes!

~ Trivia, held at 6:30

~ A Regency dance tutorial, held at 7:15

Registration is strongly encouraged. We hope to see you there in your best regency dress!

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Accessibility: Our library is committed to inclusivity and accessibility. Our building is wheelchair-accessible with a modern elevator and accessible restrooms. We’ve installed hearing loops in our Community Room, and we offer T-coil receiver/headphone kits for in-library use by those with hearing loss. If you need specific accommodations, such as sign language interpretation, for any of our services, events, or activities, whether on-site or online, please reach out to us at (732) 632-8526 or email metuchenpubliclibrary@lmxac.org. We’re here to ensure everyone can fully enjoy their library experience.