Meet Alice O’Reilly, Our Sustaining Vice President and Sustainer Council Chair…

By Sheila Lotterhos, Sustainer Historian    The JLGL dictionary has a face next to the word “go-getter”, and that face belongs to Alice Culberson O’Reilly.  Alice possesses a reservoir of seemingly boundless energy, and thankfully for our League and our community, she dwells in a world of endless possibility.     A true professional, this Lakeland native, […]

Clean out your closet and help local nonprofits!

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - Sunday, October 17, 2021

JLGL Building - 90 Lake Morton Drive

Clean out your closet for a great cause! The Junior League of Greater Lakeland will be accepting clothing donations from Oct 14-Oct 17. Items that are dropped off will be sorted and prepared for pick up by our community partners.

Join us for the 2021 JLGL Welcome Back Bash

Saturday, September 25, 2021

The Junior League of Greater Lakeland invites all members and their families to attend our Welcome Back Bash! Rescheduled to Saturday, September 25 from 5 PM – 8 PM Junior League of Greater Lakeland Building (90 Lake Morton Dr. Lakeland, FL 33801) Learn more and REGISTER HERE

Applications are now OPEN for the 2021 Lakeland Christmas Parade

Thursday, December 2, 2021

Join Us the First Thursday in December for our Annual Lakeland Christmas Parade, hosted by The Junior League of Greater Lakeland and the City of Lakeland. The 40th Annual Lakeland Christmas Parade will be held on Thursday, December 2nd, 2021 at 7:00pm The parade theme for 2021 is The application period for the 2021 Christmas […]

2021 Lakeland Christmas Parade will be a “Season of Joy”

Thursday, December 2, 2021

The Junior League of Greater Lakeland and the City of Lakeland are thrilled to announce the 2021 Lakeland Christmas Parade! The 40th Annual Lakeland Christmas Parade will be held on Thursday, December 2nd, 2021 at 7:00pm The parade theme for 2021 is Applications will open on June 15, 2021 and close September 15, 2021.    […]

Let’s Wine About It!

Monday, April 26, 2021 - Tuesday, May 18, 2021

The past year has been rough, let’s wine about it! We’re “Wining About It” to raise funds to support the literacy and clothing initiatives of the Junior League of Greater Lakeland! A suggested donation per entry ticket is appreciated. Prizes winner will be drawn at random on Tuesday, May 18th at approximately 7pm. Winners will […]

Register NOW for the Junior League Kids Tennis Clinic

Saturday, May 1, 2021

REGISTRATION IS FULL!   The Junior League of Greater Lakeland is hosting a free children’s tennis clinic on Saturday, May 1st, 2021 at the Beerman Family Tennis Center. This is a FREE community event for children ages 5-12. At the clinic, children will learn warm-up exercises from athletic trainers and the basic elements and foundational […]

Junior League Kids Tennis Clinic – Registration Opens Thursday, 4/15!

Saturday, May 1, 2021

Beerman Family Tennis Center; 7:45 AM TO 10:30 AM

  The Junior League of Greater Lakeland is hosting a free children’s tennis clinic on Saturday, May 1st, 2021 at the Beerman Family Tennis Center. This is a FREE community event for children ages 5-12. At the clinic, children will learn warm-up exercises from athletic trainers and the basic elements and foundational skills of tennis […]

World of Reading 2021 – New Format, New Location!

Join us for the annual Junior League of Greater Lakeland World of Reading Festival on Saturday, April 10, 2021! This year’s event has been modified as a drive-through and in a new location – First United Methodist Church on Lake Morton. Come by anytime 10am until 12:30pm to receive books, crafts, snacks, and more!   […]

Lakeland Christmas Parade Cancelled Due to COVID-19 Concerns

The Junior League of Greater Lakeland, the organizers of the Lakeland Christmas Parade, and the City of Lakeland have made a decision to cancel the 2020 Lakeland Christmas Parade due to the complications of COVID-19. The organizing committee has obvious concerns regarding the pandemic and the unknowns of what impacts the virus may have going forward. […]