Capital Chapter News

Jun 12, 2024

NIP Capital Chapter Joins Team RWB for 5K and Taco Tuesday

On 4 Jun, NIP’s Capital Chapter tried something a bit different for its monthly social. We decided to join Team RWB for their weekly 5K run/walk in Old Town Alexandria, followed by social time at the American Legion Post 24 for Taco Tuesday.
Apr 24, 2024

Capital Chapter Gathers at Bleu Frog Winery for April Social

Under beautiful blue skies, members of the NIP Capital Chapter ventured out to the Bleu Frog Vineyards in Leesburg, Virginia on 20 April 2024—and the winery did not disappoint!
Apr 10, 2024

NIP Capital Chapter April Social at National Harbor

NIP members gathered on 9 April in honor of IBoss VADM Kelly Aeschbach’s visit to the D.C. area for the Sea Air Space 2024 Exposition taking place at National Harbor. The happy hour was held at the Irish Whisper Pub, with more than two dozen intelligence professionals showing up over the course of the evening. 
Mar 22, 2024

Capital Chapter March Social in Old Town

NIP’s Capital Chapter held its March Social at the Union Street Pub in Old Town Alexandria on 20 March. A smaller than usual crowd gathered, but it was, once again, a great opportunity to catch up with folks, meet new people, and recruit members for NIP!
Feb 01, 2024

Great Turnout at DC Chapter January Social!

Over 25 Naval Intelligence professionals—junior and senior, active duty, retired, civilians--gathered at the Union Street Pub in Old Town, Virginia on the last day of January for our monthly social.
Oct 20, 2023

NIP DC Chapter Holds "Oktoberfest" Happy Hour

NIP's DC Chapter had a small, but quality turnout for its happy hour on 12 October at the Bier Garden in Old Town Alexandria, VA.
Sep 27, 2023

DC Chapter Gathers for Happy Hour in Old Town

The DC Chapter held a no-host social at the Union Street pub in Old Town, Alexandria on Tuesday, 26 September 2023. Around 20 members (and some non-members) showed up, with a mix of active duty and retirees.
Feb 14, 2023

NIP Capital Chapter Visits Cold War Museum

Members from NIP's DC Chapter, along with members from the Naval Order of the U.S. National Capital Region, toured the Cold War Museum in Warrenton, Virginia on Saturday, 11 February 2023. Following a general introduction to the museum provided by the museum docents, the members were given time to peruse the museum on their own. 
Dec 05, 2022

DC Chapter Holds “Meet and Greet” in Old Town

NIP Members gathered on 1 December at Sonoma Cellars in Old Town (Alexandria, Virginia) for an informal social to “meet and greet” old and new members.
Aug 04, 2022

Looking for Volunteer to Lead Annual NIP Golf Tournament in 2023

NIP is looking for a new director to run the annual NIP golf tournament, beginning in 2023. The board of directors has tasked the DC Chapter to find someone to lead next year’s event. It would likely be a good idea to attend this year’s event to see how the program runs. If you are interested, please contact Terry Wilton, NIP Executive Director at or 301-653-9163 and Dave Mattingly at 703-973-8925 or