NARFE CHAPTER 1116 (VIENNA-OAKTON)

Meetings: Meets 2nd Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. at Vienna Community Center, 120 Cherry Street, SE, Vienna, VA 22180. No meetings are held in July and August. Meeting dates are subject to change depending on activities at the Vienna Community Center. For info, contact President Kathy Arpa at mkarpa@hotmail.com or 703-205-9041.

Chapter Newsletter

Chapter 1116 Installation of Officers - December 11, 2018

Left to right - Kathy Arpa, President; Ralph Dantinne, 1st Vice President; Anne Shea, Secretary and Dave Graf, Treasurer. Not available Nancy Linn, 2nd Vice President

NARFE Chapter 1116 Board Members

President

Kathy Arpa

mkarpa@hotmail.com
703-205-9041

1st Vice President &
Program ChaIr

Ralph Dantinne

rdantinne@hotmail.com

 

2nd Vice President & Membership Chair & Service Officer

Nancy Linn

anancylinn@cox.net.

Secretary

Anne Shea

Anne_paulshea@yahoo.com

Treasurer

Dave Graf

d22twayn@fastmail.fm

Alzheimer’s Chair & Photographer

Mark Arpa

mkarpa@hotmail.com

Hostess

Shirley Martin

smallchange21@verizon.net

National & State Legislation

Jayne Seidman

jayneseidman@gmail.com

Newsletter Editor

Kathy Arpa

mkarpa@hotmail.com

Public Relations

Pec Chan

chan_goretti@yahoo.com

Social

Marion Reeves

marrev@verizon.net

Sunshine

Harriet Epstein

harriete@cox.net

PROGRAMS IN 2019
NARFE Chapter 1116 (Vienna-Oakton)

January 15, 2019 Chapter Meeting - 1:00 p.m. - Vienna Community Center, 120 Cherry Street, SE. Vienna, VA - Guest speakers - Dave Graf, former OPM employees

February 19, 2019 - Chapter Meeting - 1:00 p.m. - Vienna Community Center - Guest speaker - Laurie DiRocco, Mayor of Vienna, gave a report on the latest Vienna Town Projects

March 12, 2019 - Chapter Meeting - 1:00 p.m. - Vienna Community Center - Guest speaker - Jim Little, Area IX Vice President - highlights of his trip to south Africa

April 7-10, 2019 - Virginia Federation of NARFE Conference, Doubletree by Hilton, 990 Hilton Heights Road, Charlottesville, VA 22901

April 16, 2019 - Chapter Meeting - 1:00 p.m. - Vienna Community Center - Candidates for Vienna Town Council

May 14, 2019 - Chapter Meeting - 1:00 p.m. - Vienna Community Center Guest speakers - Arlene and Johnny Arthur, Virginia Federation Service Co-Chairs.

June 11, 2019 - NARFE Chapter 1116’s 50th Anniversary Celebration - American Legion Post 180, Vienna, VA 12 noon to 3 pm - Keynote speaker - Ken Thomas, NARFE President.
No chapter meetings in July and August

Coming Up

September 10, 2019 - Chapter Meeting - 1:00 p.m. - Vienna Community Center - Guest speaker - Harriet Epstein - Stamp Collecting

September 24-27, 2019 - Region X Conference - Winston Salem, North Carolina
Theme is “New NARFE - Transforming Our Past to Energize Our Future”

October 8, 2019 - Chapter Meeting - 1:00 p.m. - Vienna Community Center - Guest speaker - Shermita Rodgers, Blue Cross and Blue Shield

November 12, 2019 - Chapter Meeting - 1:00 p.m. - Vienna Community Center
Program - TBD

December 10, 2019 - Chapter Holiday Party - 12 noon - location TBD

 

Scenes from Chapter 1116's 50th Anniversary Celebration - June 11, 2019

Left to right - Ted Pasek, Area X Vice President; Kathy Arpa, Chapter 1116 President;  Dr. Constance Bails, President-elect, VFN; Ken Thomas, National President; Leslie Ravenell, President, VFN; and Bill Shackelford, Region X Regional Vice President

Presentation from Congressman Gerry Connolly’s Office - Congressional Record

Left to right - Ted Pasek, Nicole Malec, Ken Thomas, Leslie Ravenell, Kathy Arpa, Alex Robbins, ConnieBails, Bill Shackelford and Jim Little

 

Awards were presented to distinguished members with over 20 years of membership in NARFE.

Shirley Martin (32 years), Adrian Van Huizen (31 years), (Arpa), Shirley Keyes (21 years), Norma Sedgwick (23 years), Marian Reeves (21 years) Carol Haefs (in front) (22 years) and Curtis Turnbow (23 years).

Scenes from Chapter Holiday Party - December 11, 2018


Mary Margaret McGowan receiving a certificate of appreciation from Ralph Dantinne for her service as chapter secretary

Shirley Martin receiving a certificate of appreciation from Ralph Dantinne for her service as national and state legislative chair, and Alzheimer’s chair

Jayne Seidman, newest chapter member with Ralph Dantinne

Outgoing Chapter President Ralph Dantinne

Incoming 2019 Chapter President Kathy Arpa

Ralph Dantinne with 2019 Chapter Treasurer Dave Graf

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