Diversity: What is it?

Contributed by Anisha Dewan Today, the term diversity is everywhere: diversity initiatives, polls, quotas, committees, panels, dialogues; we are surrounded by it. The almighty Google defines diversity as, “the state of being diverse; variety” or “a range of different things.” So, what does diversity really mean? Diversity has become synonymous with variance in races or… Read More

Masquerade Ball Exceeds Expectations

Contributed by Kim Lake Junior League of Annapolis, Inc.’s (JLA) Masquerade Ball lived up to its potential for being our biggest social and charity event of the year! More than 140 guests joined to support our local community. All while having a lot of fun with hundreds of auction times, live artists and tango dancers,… Read More

Halloween Safety Tips From the Junior League of Annapolis

Contributed by Hallie Salmi Halloween can be fun for kids of all ages, even grown-ups! Whether you’re taking out the little goblins, have older ghouls out on their own, or passing out treats to all the witches and wizards, we have some tips to keep your evening trick free! Pumpkins: Small children should never carve… Read More

What to Wear: Masquerade Ball Edition

Contributed by Hallie Salmi So you’ve purchased your tickets to the Junior League of Annapolis’ Masquerade Ball. You check the invite and see cocktail attire is suggested and black optional is acceptable. Okay, Great. But what does that mean?! Here are some helpful tips to help you decide what to wear. Attire For Women: Cocktail… Read More

Mask Your Excitement for the Biggest JLA Social Event of the Year

Contributed by Kim Lake JLA’s largest social and charity event of the year, the Masquerade Ball, is less than one month away! Here are ten reasons to get excited: Foodies anyone? Eats from the best local restaurants. Dress in your finest cocktail attire, so you can dance the night away to our live music. Speaking of dancing—did you hear about the live… Read More