Author: Autumn Town

JLNO Loves: Getting Invovled in Governance

The first Junior League was founded in New York City in 1901. Inspired by a lecture on social reform, Mary Harriman Rumsey created the League initially to promote the Settlement Movement, with a goal of providing resources and education to…

Wellbeing

Joining a new group and meeting people for the first time can be a daunting task. Combine that with moving to a new city, and the nerve factor increases tenfold. This year’s provisional class of 120 women boasts 60 percent…

90 Years of Bloomin' Deals

On November 29th JLNO celebrated the 90th anniversary of its Bloomin’ Deals thrift shop with a walk down memory lane.  Within the walls of Bloomin’ Deals Freret Street boutique, current JLNO members, sustainers and Bloomin' Deals shoppers were greeted with…

The Scout Guide Celebrates Five Years in New Orleans

For those of you who haven’t heard of The Scout Guide, you are missing out on an invaluable, local resource. A publication “dedicated to living beautifully, living well and living like an insider,” TSG was founded in 2010 by Susie…

JLNO Loves Outdoor Events

It doesn’t get much better than New Orleans in the springtime, and our city provides ample outdoor opportunities for fun. Whether you’re attending one of our many festivals, watching parades, or looking for an educational experience, NOLA has it all.…