NARFE - Chapter 1159
Please Join Us at our Meetings!

NARFE Chapter 1159 meetings are open to all active and retired Federal employees and guests.  Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of each month from September through June.  Except for social luncheons held in lieu of the December and June meetings, we meet at 10am at the Mason District Governmental Center, 6507 Columbia Pike in Annandale. (See map: ). Each of our meetings includes a speaker presenting a topic of interest to our members.  Please check  Meetings & Events below for the details of our next meeting.

Please join us!  Remember NARFE is the only membership organization solely dedicated to protecting and preserving the benefits of all Federal workers and retirees.  We need you! 

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Chapter 1159 Photo Album - Photos from this program year: . For photos from previous years, please check out photos from past meetings and activities in our Chapter 1159 Photo Album available under the About Us menu item above. 

SUPPORT CHAPTER 1159 WITH ON-LINE PURCHASES AT AMAZON.COM !  Our Chapter has joined the Amazon Associates program which allows us to earn a fee on purchases from that are made through a link on our website.  For more information and to use the link, go to Amazon Online Purchases header below and then click on Read More, the Amazon image is the link and thank you for your support. 

Note:  Meetings are cancelled when Fairfax County public schools are closed for the entire day due to inclement weather.  If schools are open 1 or 2 hours late, our meeting will be held.

Amazon Link Moved

NOTE: The Amazon link has been moved to a lower position on the page under its own header.  Please support our Chapter by using the link when purchasing from Amazon.


Chapter Current Events

Prez Sez - April 2016 - New!

NARFE National Convention Reminder - New!

Request for Comments on Adopt-a-Road Program - New!

Senior Citizens Council Honoree - Jack Wyatt - New!

Coupon for our Chapter Spring Luncheon - New!

Election of Officers for the VFC - New!

Adopt-a-Road Pick-up








Community Calendar

Meet Your Local Police Department - New!

Election Officers Needed - New!

Telephone Support Group for Caregivers of Older Adults - New!

Handouts from Insight Memory Care Center presentation on 3-2-16 

Current Caregivers Corner Online - New!

Current Emergency Preparedness Newsletter - New!

Volunteers Needed to Help Older Adults 

Be Prepared for Emergencies

Out of Sight--Lock and Light

Subscribe to Free E-newsletters  

Alzheimer's Corner

Chapter Contributions towards NARFE Alzheimer's Research - Collections to date - New!

Suggestions from our March meeting on Alzheimers 

Do you have a personal story? 

Mysteries of the Brain

Historic Alzheimer's Funding Increase Signed into Law, Answering Alzheimer's Association Call for Action - 

Coping with Aging's Costliest Challenge 

Wandering and/or Becoming Lost --- GPS Smart Soles 

Some Programs that Address Wandering 

In and Around Annandale

Alzheimer's Association International Conference

Breakthrough Replicates Human Brain Cells for Use in Alzheimer's Research - New York Times  

Best Websites for Alzheimer's Information

Alzheimer's Study Uses PET Scan to Assess Risk

Alzheimer's Facts and Figures - 2014


Treasurers Report for April, 2016 & 2016 Budget

Chapter 1159  Treasurer's Report for April, 2016



Volunteers Needed!

The Chapter currently is looking for someone to serve as the Chapter's Newsletter Editor, Secretary and Website Coordinator, as well as volunteers to serve as Greeters at Chapter meetings.

If you are interested in helping in any of these roles or in any other capacity, please contact Mary Lou Vroman.

Prez Sez on Volunteers!

Amazon Online Purchases - Support our Chapter

Support Chapter 1159 with your Amazon Online Purchases -- (Click on Read More below to Access Link)



Legislative Corner

Chapter Legislative Report -  for April - New!

Virginia Federation of Chapters 2016 Legislative Plan  

Narfe Insider - New!




What has NARFE Done for You Lately

What has NARFE done for you lately

NARFE Legislative Accomplishments for the 114th Congress