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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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 the Amazon image (which 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.


Did you Receive Your Email Copy of the Newsletter?--Please remember, effective with the January 2018, we will discontinue the paper edition.  If you did not receive an email copy,  this means we don’t have your address.  For those members who do not receive the email version of the newsletter we will begin sending monthly post cards that give notice regarding the dates and subject matter of upcoming chapter meetings. If you wish to receive the email newsletter, please provide your email address to NARFE Member Records by calling 1-800-456-8410, emailing, or logging in at and clicking on “Update My Record”; or by contacting Doug Jones at If you have any questions, please contact Doug at or 703-425-3361.





Support Chapter 1159 with your Online Purchases

Chapter 1159 has become a participant in the Amazon Associates program which allows us to earn an advertising fee by providing a link to  When you make a purchase through the link, the Chapter will earn a fee.  The more purchases through the link, the greater the Chapter’s earnings will be.  Shopping under this program is easy and costs no extra time or money.  If you are going to shop on anyway, please consider using our link.  And if you have not visited Amazon in a while, take a look—Amazon is a lot more than a bookstore today.  To access the link, instead of logging into the website, click on the image below.  Then log on with your usual Amazon id and password (or if you don’t have an Amazon account, then set one up).  The income we receive from the program will be used to help defray our expenses and keep our Chapter in the black.

Chapter Current Events

Member Support for the VFC Convention - New!

Reminder Regarding Chapter Policy for Inclement Weather on Meeting Dates - New!

Audit Committee 

2018 VFC Annual Convention - Update

FEDcon 2018 - Mark your Calendars 

Important Information When Renewing Your NARFE Membership 

NARFE's 2018 Photo Contest

NARFE 2018 Scholarship Program

Introduction to Our Chapter

Contact your Congressman and Senators 

Prez Sez - February, 2018- New!

February Program Report - New!

Adopt-a-Road - NEW!


Community Corner

Community Input Sought on the Future of Lake Accotink - New!

Adult Health Care

AARP Volunteers Bring Tax Preparation to Mason District

Fairfax County's Hypothermia Provention Program

Coming Change in Medicare Cards 

Check out Volunteer Opportunities 

Volunteer Drivers Needed 

Current The Informed Consumer 

Current Golden Gazette

Current Caregivers Corner Online

Current Fairfax 50+ E-news

Current Emergency Preparedness Blog

Subscribe to Free E-newsletters  

Alzheimer's Corner

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

Alzheimer's Research and Clinical Trials

The Alzheimer's Association International Conference 

How to Make Donations to NARFE Alzheimer's Research

Alzheimer's Walks - Sponsored by the Alzheimer's Association

Alzheimer's and Dementia E-News

Websites Containing Alzheimer's Information & Resources

Recent Alzheimer's Research Articles 

Recent Alzheimer's Safety Articles

Personal Interest Articles


Treasurers Report for January, 2018 & 2018 Budget

Chapter 1159  Treasurer's Report for January, 2018



Volunteers Needed! - New Needs!

Volunteers needed: 


Website Coordinator


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Legislative Corner

Chapter Legislative Report -  for February

NARFE's Legislative Program for the 115th Congress (2017-2018)

Virginia Federation of Chapters 2017 Legislative Plan 

Narfe Insider - NEW!

Legislative Hotline 




What has NARFE Done for You Lately

NARFE Legislative Accomplishments for the 114th Congress

NARFE Insider - NEW!