Programs for November 2017:


Nov 16: Greg Storer and Vernon Baker - CEO & COO Williamsburg Landing hosted by Peter Mellette


Nov 23: THANKSGIVING - No meeting


Nov 30: Marvin Collins - Williamsburg City Manager hosted by Kerry Mellette

The Rotary Club of Williamsburg number 5848, Area 11 within district 7600m zone 33, and  

chartered on October 18, 1924. 

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Next Meeting: 

Nov 16: Greg Storer and Vernon Baker - CEO & COO Williamsburg Landing hosted by Peter Mellette



Nominations are being sought for Club president, president-nominee (program chair), secretary, treasurer, and two Board of Directors members. Please send your nominations by November 30 to Immediate Past President Carol Beers, beersc at


 Last Meeting: Sal's by Victor night!





Welcome all to our Williamsburg Rotary Club's web site. If you are visitors and have questions concerning Rotary, please don't hesitate to contact me using our "contact us" menu item. 

We would be happy to answer any questions you might have.  Come visit us at an upcoming meeting and find service above self.


Peter Mellette

President, The Rotary Club of Williamsburg







 The requested page (Salvation Army 2017) has been published and is now available to public users of the web site under Menu "Salvation Army."



Rotaract Club of Williamsburgthe Rotaract Club of Williamsburg met on November 6 and had 11 members attend. See photo below. The club will adopt bylaws and sign the charter at its next meeting. 


Another new Rotary Club: the Williamsburg area has a millenial focused club that meets every other week at Center Street Cafe. Last week it held its charter meeting at Paul's Deli. See photo of DG John Padgett pinning Benny Zhang, with JCC Rotary Club President Steve Menasquale assisting and Katie Molitoris, Satellite Club President, watching:



Global Grant update: The training of emergency responders in Rwanda is about to begin.with our club's support. Thanks to Frank Ferrante, Lisa Ogburn (Bangs-Russell Foundation), Alvin Garrison, Jo Janka and Charles Crone for their role in providing matching funding for the grant award and in managing the project going forward.


Rotary Young Leaders Award: Nominations for students to go to the RYLA retreat in February are being sought.


Rotary Club of Williamsburg grantsDon Murfee is collecting grant requests for this years' awards, due by November 15. Please complete the request form for nonprofit recipients of your choice and forward it to Don today!


November is Foundation month! Ask Candy about how you can support the TRF. 

Next District 7600 Convention - September 28-30, 2018, Fort Magruder Conference Center, Williamsburg