News & Announcements

Read the latest Rotary news and learn how Midlothian, VA Rotarians serve the world (and the Richmond, VA community) through the projects and activities they undertake every day.

Magnificent Midlothian Food Festival The MAGNIFICENT Midlothian Food Festival is bigger, better and even more MAGNIFICENT in 2017!!  Buy your tickets today! New date, new time, same location!  The Magnificent Midlothian Food Festival moves to a Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 1 … [Read more...]

Midlthian Rotary’s 3rd Annual Golf Tourney

Please contact Bob Roop at to sign up your team! … [Read more...]

Midlothian Rotary Club’s 2017 Sportsman’s Raffle

The Midlothian Rotary Club in partnership with Green Top Hunting and Fishing will be awarding a winner each weekday during its' 2017 Sportsman's Raffle, with a Green Top Gift Card. Get your raffle ticket today for your chances to win!   Each ticket is $50.00, but you get "20" chances to win per … [Read more...]

No Club Meeting January 10, 2017

There will not be a club meeting January 10, 2017 due to inclement weather. … [Read more...]

Meet Our Newest Member – Glen Groat

I was born in Waynesboro, Virginia and moved to the Richmond area when I was seven. I had a lot of freedom as a young boy having been the 5th of 5 children. I think my parents were just worn out. I attended Bon Air Elementary, Robious JR High (where I met my wife Andrea for the first time), … [Read more...]

Patrick “PJ” Gallagher – December 6, 2016 Speaker

David Saunders introduced Patrick “PJ” Gallagher, CEO of Dominion Payroll Services, representing the Cameron K. Gallagher Foundation. Patrick was accompanied by Jodi Beland, Program Director of the foundation. Patrick told us of after losing his niece, two and one half years ago, the Gal … [Read more...]

Dr. Joseph Casey – November 22, 2016 Speaker

Chris Winslow introduced, Dr. Joseph Casey, Chesterfield County’s new County Administrator, saying Dr. Casey stresses team building, customer service, trustworthiness, and he is focused and engaged and understands the challenges of Chesterfield County. Dr. Casey said he appreciates the motto of R … [Read more...]

Pat Roble – October 18, 2016 Speaker

Karen Scherzer introduced our speaker for the day, Pat Roble. Pat is an Historical Interpreter for the Chesterfield County Museum. The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia was founded in 1981 and is currently operating out of the historic Trinity Church on Iron Bridge Road near the … [Read more...]

Dr. James D. Worsley – October 11, 2016 Speaker

Karen Scherzer introduced Dr. James D. Worsley as our speaker for the meeting. Dr. Worsley is the recently appointed Director of Chesterfield County Parks and Recreation. His undergraduate degree is from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro where he also was awarded a Master of Science in … [Read more...]

Speaker Update – Spetember 20, 2016 Karl Leonard

Will Shewmake introduced Karl Leonard, Chesterfield County Sheriff. Sheriff Leonard served in the U.S. Coast Guard both as Active Duty and Reserve, where he commanded several units and was deployed numerous times. In addition to a Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice from VCU he graduated from the F … [Read more...]