Speakers & Programs

We meet each week on Thursdays  at 12:00 PM. Lunch begins at 12:15 and our speaker usually begins by 1:00.  Our meeting ends promptly at 1:30.  Lunch cost is $21.00.  Location: Marriott Residence Inn/Courthouse, 1401 N. Adams St., Arlington.
We also host a happy hour at the Pinzimini Bar/Lounge in the Westin Gateway Hotel (Ballston), 6 - 8 pm. Effective August 1, these happy hours will be monthly on the second Wednesday of each month.  

Upcoming Events 


Oct 22 (Monday evening) –  – club wine/craft beer tasting fundraiser at NRECA, 6:00 – 8:30 PM. This event is our regular weekly meeting for this week; no meeting on Thursday.

Oct 25 – NO midday meeting.

Oct 29 – (Monday) 6:30 PM - Assisting AFAC – details to follow.

Nov 1 – Lunch Program: Andra Watkins, “Why I Walked 444 Miles to Make a Memory”

Nov 8 – Lunch Program: PDG Juanita Cawley, District Chair for The Rotary Foundation: "TRF and Peace"

Nov 11 (Sunday) – Blood drive at the Rock Spring Congregational United Church of Christ, 5010 Little Falls Rd., Arlington (intersection of Little Falls and Rock Spring Rd). Co-sponsored by ARC.

Nov 14 – November’s Club Happy Hour, Pinzimini Bar, Westin Hotel, Ballston, 6 – 8 pm.

Nov 15 – Lunch Program: TBD. Possibly we will join the ISCC for their annual lunch (probably Nov. 14) in lieu of our own meeting.

Dec 7 – Club Business Meeting and Election of Officers.

Dec 10 or 11 (Decision on date is pending) – Our special Winter/Christmas meeting. Details TBD.

We thank our speaker each week by donating the cost of one case of breakfast cereal to the Arlington Food Assistance Center in his/her name. 

Rotary: Be The Inspiration ~ RI President 2018-19 Barry Rassin