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Save the Date: Jane Austen Ball

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Join us in celebrating the 200th anniversary of the publication of Jane Austen’s last novel, Persuasion, at our Austen inspired ball Saturday, December 9 from 6-9 pm. We will have live chamber music performed by Walnut Hill students, English country dancing tutorials by Fox Ballroom, a number of Jane Austen and other literary-inspired games, and light refreshments, including tea provided by DAVIDsTEA. Costumes are of course encouraged but not required.

Tickets are free but must be reserved in advance. To reserve tickets, please visit our main circulation desk or call 508-647-6520. One individual can reserve up to 4 tickets. Tickets reserved over the phone must be picked up at the circulation desk no later than Tuesday, December 5. Check on our library calendar for the latest at