Ada Juliette Low Leadership Society to host Swirls and Pearls for the Girls

Inaugural event to take place May 4

The Honorable Judge Martha Kilgore, Honorary Chair of the Ada Juliette Low Leadership Society
The Honorable Judge Martha Kilgore, Honorary Chair of the Ada Juliette Low Leadership Society
  • The Honorable Judge Martha Kilgore, Honorary Chair of the Ada Juliette Low Leadership Society
    The Honorable Judge Martha Kilgore, Honorary Chair of the Ada Juliette Low Leadership Society
    The Honorable Judge Martha Kilgore, Honorary Chair of the Ada Juliette Low Leadership Society
    The Honorable Judge Martha Kilgore, Honorary Chair of the Ada Juliette Low Leadership Society

Honorable Judge Martha Kilgore, Honorary Chair and Girl Scout Alumna, and the 2012 Ada Juliette Low Leadership Society (JLLS) are excited to announce the date for their inaugural celebration is set for May 4. The event, Swirls and Pearls for the Girls, will mark the culmination of the Society’s 2012 fundraising campaign.

Guests of the event, which is set to begin at 6:00 p.m. at the Elks Lodge in Ada, will enjoy wine tastings from Oklahoma wineries as well as a selection of hors d'oeuvres. Girl Scout alumnae are encouraged to attend in historic uniform and bring memorabilia to share as the Society honors the 100th anniversary of Girl Scouting.

Serving as the Honorary Chair for the 2012 Ada Society is Honorable Judge Martha Kilgore. Originally from Tulsa, Kilgore was a Girl Scout Brownie before moving to Wisconsin at age 8. She earned her Juris Doctorate from the University of Oklahoma, and has spent the last 23 years as the Associate District Judge for the twenty-second judicial district, Pontotoc County.

Her record of community service spans 25 years and includes the Rotary Club of Ada, Mock Trial Advisor for the Ada High School, Girls' State Judicial Advisor, and Honorary Chair for March of Dimes Walk America. Married to Jim, her husband of 32 years, Kilgore is a mother to two daughters and grandmother to two Girl Scouts, Makenna and Malley.

Single tickets for Swirls and Pearls for the Girls, which supports local Girl Scout programs, are now available for $25. Sponsorships range from $100 to $500. To reserve a seat or learn more about the Juliette Low Leadership Society, go to GirlScoutsEastOK.org/JLLS or contact Paula Hubbs, Fund Development Specialist at Girl Scouts of Eastern Oklahoma, 918-745-5201 or PHubbs@gseok.org.

The 2012 Ada Juliette Low Leadership Society Committee:
Honorable Judge Martha Kilgore, Honorary Chair
Keri Coleman-Prince, JLLS Committee Chair
Suzanne McFarlane, Regional Board Representative
Kyra Childers
Robyn Elliott
Chris Feiler
Mary Garber
Debbie Hallum
Jill Hudson
Barbara Miller
Angela Owens
Elaine Rhynes
Nancy Thomason
Shawna Williams

About the Juliette Low Leadership Society: The Juliette Low Leadership Society is comprised of women of purpose and power who open doors and create pathways for young women to pursue. Each year, the Society funds a variety of Girl Scout leadership programs and higher education scholarships for girls across eastern Oklahoma. Visit the Juliette Low Leadership Society on the web at GirlScoutsEastOk.org/JLLS.