Medicare Open Enrollment Comes to Newport County

Senior citizens have a lot to contend with, from increasing health concerns to worrying about financial needs during their retirement and now during a pandemic. Navigating through the Medicare system doesn’t make it any easier. Medicare Open Enrollment will run from October 15th to December 7th this year and help

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EKH Celebrates Italian Heritage Month

  Join us as we celebrate Italian Heritage Month in October.  Italian-American Heritage and Culture Month is celebrated by proclamation of the President and Congress in the United States to honor the achievements and contributions of Italian immigrants and their descendants living in the United States, particularly in the arts, science,

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Latin Cooking with Dr. Anna Part II

Join us for Latin Cooking with Dr. Anna Part II.  Back by popular demand, Anna will demonstrate how to prepare 2 delicious latin dishes: Habichuelas Guisadas and Empanadas. Friday, October 2, 2020 at 11:30am LIVE ON ZOOM This event is free and open to the public but pre-registration is required.

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Zentangle Comes to the EKH

Introduction to Zentangle Date: Tuesday, October 6th   Time:  4:00-5:00pm The Zentangle© Method is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. It was created by Rick Roberts and Maria Thomas. To learn more, check out zentangle.com. Zentangle is a registered trademark of Zentangle, Inc. 

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The History of Latinos in RI

The History of Latinos in RI Friday, September 18th at 1pm Live On Zoom Click HERE to register for this event.   This event is free and open to the public.  Pre-registration is required. Join Dr. Martínez as she re-counts the stories and oral histories of Latino pioneers or Los Pinoneros,

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Near Death Experience Group

What Happens When We Die? An exploration of how human consciousness exists outside of the body. Thursday, September 17th at 5pm. Live on Zoom. Please contact Ben Riggs at rmcriggs@earthlink.net to register for this event.  You will receive your Zoom link upon registration.  There is no cost for this program. 

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URI Pharmacy Session:CBD

URI College of Pharmacy Health Series Friday, September 18th at 11:00am Live on Zoom Click HERE to register for this free event  Cannabidiol (CBD) There is lots of buzz in the news regarding CBD and its benefits in treating arthritis, mood disorders, sleep disturbances and many more! Learn what CBD

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Game Nights At the EKH

We live in interesting times. In just a few weeks, many of our social calendars went from jam packed to wide open. But just because you’re staying home doesn’t mean you have to cancel game night. Because of its ease of use and high quality, Zoom has quickly become the

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Tai Chi is Back!!

We are happy to announce the return of Tai Chi program with Kenji Omori at the lead.  Join us as you experience the health benefits of Tai Chi: Reduces Stress. … Increases Oxygen Flow. … Enhances Mental Capacity and Concentration. … Reduces Blood Pressure. … Alleviates Arthritis Pain. … Improves Balance. … Helps

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