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:  goo.gl/maps/mUo13 ). 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! 

Find us on Facebook at  NARFE-Annandale 1159  or click on www.facebook.com/pages/NARFE-Annandale1159/531381323549875 )

Chapter 1159 Photo Album - 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 Amazon.com 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.

Our Thanks to 2015 VFC Convention Supporters

The Virginia Federation of NARFE Chapters (VFC) will hold its 2015 Annual Convention April 12th to the 15th in Fredericksburg, Virginia.  Annandale Chapter members have been soliciting ads. We want to thank the following concerns who are helping support the convention by purchasing ads that will appear in the Convention Program Book.  

Click on Read More below for contact and website information and a link to the ad that will be published in the Convention Program Book.

Goodwin House

Keystone Computer

Fairfax 2015 World Police and Fire Games

 

Current Events

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.

Current Event Topics:

Chapter Policy if we have Bad Weather for March 4th Meeting--New!

Protecting Your Personal Information -- New!

Handout from our February Speaker, George H. Kresslein, Jr., CPA - Tax News 

VFC Annual Convention- April 12 thru 15th 

Chapter 1159 Exceeds its Alzheimer's Goal 

2015 Executive Board

Adopt-a-Road Pick-up--New!

 

 

 

Community Calendar

Fairfax County Emergency Shelter Program

Beware of Tax Scams 

Brochures Made Available at Office of Emergency Preparedness Presentation on 1-7-15 

Fairfax County Police Citizen Advisory Committees

Volunteers Needed to Help Older Adults 

Be Prepared for Emergencies

Neighborhood Saftey Alert

Out of Sight--Lock and Light

What you should put on your night table prior to retiring 

Subscribe to Free E-newsletters  

Alzheimer's Corner

Bottom Line - Alzheimer's Symptoms Reversed - New!

New Year's Thoughts 

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

Best Websites for Alzheimer's Information

Bloomberg - Businessweek article:  The Killer Cost of Alzheimer's

Alzheimer's Study Uses PET Scan to Assess Risk

Alzheimer's Facts and Figures - 2014

 

Treasurer's Report for January, 2015 & 2015 Budget

Chapter 1159  Treasurer's Report for January, 2015

2015 Budget

 

 

Volunteers Needed!

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

In addition, the Virgnia Federation of NARFE Chapters (VFC) is looking for a volunteer to serve as the Congressional District Liaison for the 8th Congressional District ( Congressman Beyer's District) and the 11th Congressional District (Congressman Connolly's District).

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

 

Amazon Online Purchases - Support our Chapter

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

 

 

Legislative Corner

Virginia Federation of Chapters 2015 Legislative Plan  

 

What has NARFE Done for You Lately

What has NARFE done for you lately

NARFE Legislative Accomplishments for the 113th Congress - New!

NARFE 2015 Scholarship Program is now Open - New!