Founder’s Day Tea

Founders Day Tea FINAL VERSIONCelebrating our Founder, Lucy McCormick Blair Linn, and 104 years of the

Junior League of Chicago

Just in time for the election season, join the Junior League of Chicago for an engaging conversation about the political impact the women of the Junior League have had through the years. Guests will enjoy an afternoon tea of sandwiches, scones, cake, specialty teas  at one of Chicago’s most luxurious destinations.


Sunday, October 30th
2:30pm – 4:30pm

Peninsula Chicago
108 E Superior Street
Chicago, IL 60611

Meet Our Speakers:


Delia Coleman

Delia is the VP of Strategy & Policy at Forefront – the nation’s only statewide membership association for nonprofits, philanthropy, public agencies, advisers, and allies. She will provide her expertise on the subject with an engaging presentation.

Beth Waldo

Beth is the former VP of Advocacy and she will speak on the history and the work of Junior League of Chicago and The Association of Junior Leagues International.



$55 Early Bird Pricing (First 40 tickets sold before October 1)
$65 Regular Pricing
 If you are driving, valet parking at The Peninsula is available for $25 per car.


Ticket price includes entry into the event, tea, and assorted bites.Alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase.



*Please note that this event is not eligible for fundraising credits; the event is open to the public and non-JLC members are invited and encouraged to attend