Chapter 1116

Chapter 1116 (Vienna-Oakton) meets on the Second Tuesday of the month (except July and August) at American Legion 
Post 180, 330 Center Street North, Vienna, VA at 1:00 p.m.   
The meeting is on the second level.     For info, contact Chapter President Ralph Dantinne at 703-938-9757 or 

Chapter Newsletter

Left to right - Anne Shea, 2nd Vice President; Kathy Arpa, 1st Vice President; Ralph Dantinne, President; Margaret Murphy, Secretary and Bill Naff, Treasurer

List of Officers

Ralph Dantinne
1st Vice President
Kathy Arpa
2nd Vice President
Anne Shea
Margaret Murphy
Bill Naff
Anne Shea
Public Relations
Mary Margaret McGowan
Service Officer
Nancy Linn
National and State Legislation
Shirley Martin
Shirley Martin
Shirley Martin
Mark Arpa
Kathy Arpa
Kathy Arpa
Marion Reeves Kitty Dvorscak
Sgt. of Arms
Ralph Dantinne
Kitty Dvorscak

2016 Chapter Officers at December 8, 2015 Chapter’s Holiday Party

 Left to right Bill Naff, Treasurer, Margaret Murphy, Secretary, Anne Shea, 2nd Vice President, Kathy Arpa, 1st Vice President, Ralph Dantinne, President


Chapter 1116

November 8 – 1:00 pm – Chapter Meeting - American Legion Post 180 – Election of Officers and guest speaker  Randy Sayles, former DEA Agent, presenting a Program on the 1979 attack on the American Embassy in Islamabad, Pakistan – FREE.   Members and guests.

December 3 – 10:00 am – 1:00 pm - Congressman Gerry Connolly (VA-11)’s  2016 Open Season Event for Federal Employees and Retirees -     Fairfax County Government Center - 12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax, VA 22035 – (Open Season will be held from November 14 through December 12, 2016.)   - NARFE will have a table.  

December 13 – Chapter Holiday Party – 12 noon at Neighbor's Restaurant, Cedar Park Shopping Center, 262 Cedar Lane SE, Vienna. Va. and Installation of Officers  - Members and guests.    $$


January 10  - 12 noonChapter Meeting - The program will feature Clifford Blasius from the Cremation Society of VA.   He will inform us of a simple, respectful and affordable (pre-paid plan) for cremation.    Lunch will be provided by Mr.  Blasius.   FREE.    Members and guests.
February 14 -  1:00 pm – Chapter Meeting - David Linn - Life as a Tour Guide at the U.S. Capitol. – FREE.   Members and Guests.

March 12-15:  NARFE Legislation Training Conference, Hilton Mark Center, Alexandria, VA

April 2-5, 2017 - 2017 VFC Convention - Doubletree by Hilton,
50 Kingsmill Road,  Williamsburg, VA

Chapter 1116 Members at NARFE VFC Convention in Richmond, VA – April 2016

Left to right - Anne Shea, Marion Reeves, Ralph Dantinne (Chapter President), Shirley Martin,  Jerry O’Shaughnessy,

Kathy Arpa (VFC President) and Mark Arpa

Randy Sayles, former DEA agent and member of Dulles Chapter 1241, speaking at NARFE Chapter 1116 Meeting on November 8, 2016.

Ralph Dantinne, Chapter 1116 President and Gayle Nelson, Blue Cross and Blue Shield Representative at NARFE Chapter 1116 Meeting on October 11, 2016.


Chapter 1116 Meeting, October 11, 2016.

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