Welcome to Arlington Rotary Club (Virginia)

    Are you an established professional who wants to make positive changes in your community and the world?  Our club members are dedicated people who share a passion for community service, fellowship and networking. Becoming a Rotarian connects you with a diverse group of people who share your drive to give back.  
    We are part of Rotary International, the world's first service club organization, with more than 1.2 million members in 33,000 clubs worldwide. Rotarians are volunteers who work locally, regionally, and internationally to combat hunger, improve health and sanitation, provide education and job training, promote peace, and fight disease under the motto Service Above Self.

Speakers, Events and News

Club meetings are at 12:15 to 1:15 on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month.  On the 2nd Thursday we meet at a restaurant in Arlington (currently Texas Jacks BBQ).  On the 4th Thursday we meet via Zoom (click HERE to join).   Newcomers are welcome to join the Zoom meeting.  (Room opens at noon for fellowship.)

There is no Club meeting on Thanksgiving day or December 28, 2023.

Guests: Select "Contact Us" from the main menu to email the Club President or Membership Chair.

Upcoming Speakers & Events

  • 4th Thursday in November - there will not be a meeting due to the Thanksgiving holiday
  • December 7th - ARC holiday party!  This will likely include a service event, wrapping holiday gifts for kids in affordable housing - details to come
  • December 14th – Texas Jack’s BBQ - District Governor Visit with Rene' Laws 
  • 4th Thursday in December - there will not be a meeting due to the winter holidays
  • January 11th – Texas Jack’s BBQ - GMU Professor Amanda Shehu; AI after ChatGPT 
* In "classification talks", new Rotary members talk about their career and personal history.