Rotary District 7610  

Meeting Information:  

Washington Golf &
Country Club

Thursdays at 12:15
3017 N. Glebe Road
Arlington, VA 22207
Plated Lunch $21.00

No Jeans; Jackets Requested

Valet parking or additional parking across Glebe Road.

Four-Way Test  

Of the Things We Think, Say, Or Do:

  1. Is it the truth?
  2. Ist is fair to all concerned?
  3. Will it build good will and better friendships?
  4. Will it be beneficial to all concerned?

Thursday,  Aug 24 - Lunch Program at the WGCC 12:00 – 1:30 


Speaker:  Arlington Rotary Member Alan Button will do his "Classification Talk," the traditional autobiographical presentation we ask newer members to give so that we can get to know them a little better.  Alan joined us in January 2017; he was also formerly a Rotarian in Appleton, Wisconsin.


Aug 31 – Stephanie Burns, Citizens Climate Lobby – “Solutions to Climate Change”
Sep 6 – Our informal happy hour at Sep 7 Pinzimini, in the Westin Gateway at Ballston, 6:00-8:00pm
Sep 7 – TBD
Sep 14 - Anita Wallgren, Arlington Neighborhood Village – “Helping the Elderly Stay in their Homes”
Sep 19 – Wine Helps! 2017 – NRECA Building, same as last year. 6 – 8:30 pm.
Sep 20 – Happy Hour - Pinzimini, in the Westin Gateway at Ballston, 6:00 – ???
Sep 21 – C. Lee Cawley, Simplify You
Sep 28 – TBD
Oct 4 – Want to get happy? There’s an hour for that – two hours, in fact! Get a beer and a grin at the Westin in Ballston (Pinzimini Bar). Bring a member prospect too.
Oct 5 – Chris Smith, Changesmith Management – “Authentic Purpose in Business”
Oct 12 – TBD
Oct 18 – Happy Hour, 6 – 8 pm.
Oct 19 – Dr. Matthew Shank, President, Marymount University


Wine Helps! 2017 Sept 19, 6:00 - 8:30 pm MORE INFO

Wine Helps! (Motto: "Drink a Little, Help a Lot is our second annual tasting event to raise money for charity.  This year, our Featured Charity is Arlington Thrive.  Join us for tasting of up to 20 wines, plus cheeses and charcuterie; heavy hors d'ouevres, a raffle with a great prize (see below), music, some door prizes, a souvenir glass, and a GREAT TIME.

Download the Flyer to share with others HERE.

Raffle Update - Dinner at Proof

The Arlington Rotary Club is offering a chance to win a four course chef's tasting menu with wine pairings for eight at Proofa Penn Quarter chic, rustic dining destination offering an eclectic selection of creative modern cuisine, a wine list of 1,000 different wines and 40 by-the-glass wines that was just won the 2017 RAMMY award for Best Upscale Casual Restaurant of the Year Sales tax and gratuity are included making for a total prize value of $1,300. Maybe you will be the lucky winner who is able to share a wonderful meal prepared by Executive Chef Austin Fausett showcasing the diverse food and wines his kitchen has carefully selected with seven of your friends or family for the price of a $10 raffle ticket....or buy several tickets to increase your odds!


Special thanks to Jason Kuller, President & CEO, for making this offer possible.

NEW HAPPY HOUR VENUE: 1st and 3rd Wednesdays the happy hours are moving to the Pinzimini Lounge at Westin Gateway, 801 N. Glebe, in Ballston

2017-18 Club Officers:

President: David Sutfin
President Elect: Robert Martinsoon
Secretary: Kim Durand
Treasurer: Linda Valentino
Sgt. at Arms: Hugh Barton
Membership: Gary Long
Service Projects: John Becker
Rotary Foundation: Sherry Rock
Youth Programs: David Baas
Public Image: Mauricio Moura

Left to Right: Kim Durand, David Sutfin, Robert Martinson, Linda Valentino, Hugh Barton, John Becker, David Baas, Sherry Rock. Not pictured: Gary Long, Mauricio Moura.

Ali Kayani recieving his Paul Harris +1

Welcome to New Member - Chelsi Dildine

Memorial Day Picnic

Rotary: Making a Difference ~ RI President Ian Risely