(Website updated  October 3, 2017)
Contact Us
Maryland - Ocean Area

Chapter President: Larry Walton, 443.831.1791 -
Chapter Secretary: Virginia Bender, 443.210.2920 -


The mission of NARFE Chapter # 2274 is, in conjunction with NARFE's national organization and the Maryland Federation of NARFE chapters, to protect and defend the earned work and retirement benefits of all civilian Federal employees in the following ways:

    o  Support retirement, health benefits and other legislation beneficial to current and future Federal annuitants;

    o  Oppose legislation contrary to their interests;

    o  Through monthly Chapter meetings, public appearances, and contacts with officials and media, promote
        the general welfare of current  and future Federal civilian reetirees and, indirectly, other retirees in Maryland, 
        and to advise and inform them of their rights under relevant laws and regulations.

September 28, 2017: Chapter #2274 members on a tour of NASA, Wallops Island.
October 26 - Annual Meeting and Installation of Officers!
Thursday October 26: The Annual Chapter meeting will be a luncheon at the Community Church at Ocean Pines, 11227 Racetrack Road, Berlin, MD 21811. Doors open at 10:30 AM, the meeting starts at 11:00 AM, followed by a luncheon. The cost is $12.00. All members can attend the meeting. To be included in the luncheon you must RSVP.
Please RSVP to Larry Walton NLT October 19, 2017 - 443-831-1791 or
If you commit to attending you will be expected to pay – even if you are a “no show.” Send checks to: Larry Walton, 8 Martinique Circle, Berlin, MD 21811.

Guest Speaker: Anne Healey, Blue Cross/Blue Shield-CareFirst will cover the 2017 FEHB Open Season.
Dr. Gary Roundtree, President, NARFE, Maryland Federation, will install the new Chapter Officers.

October 3 Maryland Federation Board Meeting: Bowie, MD
October 23 Maryland Federation Training Day: Bowie, MD
October 26 Annual Chapter mtg: FEHB Open Season, Carefirst BC/BS
*November 16* Chapter mtg: Tour of Seacrets Distillary in Ocean City, Chapter Meeting, and Lunch
December – NO MEETING

* Denotes the Third Thursday of the month rather than the Fourth Thursday of the month

NOTE: This schedule is subject to change.