2021

Jane Austen's Best Friend

Monday 12th April 2021

Online

Jane Austen's Best Friend

An interview with Zöe Wheddon, author of the newly released ‘Jane Austen’s Best Friend: The Life and Influence of Martha Lloyd’

**SOLD OUT** Easter Tea Boxes

Saturday 3rd April 2021 to Monday 5th April 2021

Chawton House

**SOLD OUT** Easter Tea Boxes

Celebrate Easter weekend with one of our delicious afternoon tea boxes, baked fresh from the Old Kitchen Tearoom.

Easter Trail

Friday 2nd April 2021 to Monday 5th April 2021

Chawton House

Easter Trail

Explore the grounds on a brand new activity trail, running over the Easter weekend, with children receiving an Easter chocolate at the end.

Jo Willett: The Pioneering Life of Mary Wortley Montagu

Monday 29th March 2021

Jo Willett: The Pioneering Life of Mary Wortley Montagu

An interview with Jo Willett, author of The Pioneering Life of Mary Wortley Montagu, due out on 30 March, 2021.

Mothering Heights

Monday 15th March 2021

Online

Mothering Heights

How did Cornish gentlewoman Maria Branwell meet and fall passionately in love with the poor Irish curate Patrick Brontë in Regency England? Discover all in this lively discussion between author Sharon Wright and Chief Executive Katie Childs.

Mother's Day Tea Boxes *SOLD OUT*

Saturday 13th March 2021 to Sunday 14th March 2021

Chawton House

Mother's Day Tea Boxes *SOLD OUT*

Back by popular demand! Treat your mum to one of our delicious tea boxes this Mothering Sunday. Choose between an Afternoon Tea Box or a Mixed Cake Box and make her day truly special.

Cross-dressed to Kill: women who went to war disguised as men

Monday 8th March 2021

Online

Cross-dressed to Kill: women who went to war disguised as men

Celebrate International Women’s Day with a special online talk with author Vivien Morgan, on her fascinating book about daring women from history.

Richard Ovenden: Burning the books: Attacks on Knowledge through history

Monday 1st March 2021

Richard Ovenden: Burning the books: Attacks on Knowledge through history

A talk from Richard Ovenden, author of Burning the Books, A History of the Deliberate Destruction of Knowledge (2020)

**Booking now closed** Valentine's Day Treats

Friday 12th February 2021 to Sunday 14th February 2021

Chawton House

**Booking now closed** Valentine's Day Treats

A selection of sweet Valentine’s Day Treat boxes to share the love and not the germs this Valentine’s day with our sweet Valentine’s Day Treat boxes.

Natalie Jenner: The Jane Austen Society and Beyond

Monday 1st February 2021

Natalie Jenner: The Jane Austen Society and Beyond

An interview with Natalie Jenner, author of The Jane Austen Society