Celebrate Jane Austen’s birthday with a spot of tea

It's Saturday and what better way to spend it than celebrating an 18th Century English novelist's birthday with hot refreshments. This annual Jane Austen Birthday Tea event, hosted by the Jane Austen Society of North America - Pittsburgh Region, will also include a reading of a portion of Austen's "Persuasion." If you're not persuaded already, what more do you need?

Where: Pittsburgh Friends Meeting — Quakers at 4836 Ellsworth Ave. (Shadyside)

When: December 16, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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