What's Happening?

Memorial Funeral Homes is pleased to offer a wide variety of both on-going and seasonal events. We invite you to visit our Community Connections program's dedicated website. Here you will find a complete calendar and description of groups. If you’d like to keep up-to-date, we invite you to join our email list or follow our social media pages like facebook.

September Events

  • Building Bridges
    Tuesday, September 12, 2017 : 12:00 AM to Tuesday, October 17, 2017 : 12:00 AM

    September 12-October 17, 2017 4:30-6pm
    VNS of Newport & Bristol Counties and Community Connections co-sponsor a six week support group to learn about grief and meet others who have also suffered a loss.

  • The Mystery of Grief
    Wednesday, September 27, 2017 : 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    September 27, 2017 7-8pm
    We will discuss mourner's rights, how to be compassionate with yourself, leaning on others for help and trusting in your own ability to heal.

October Events

  • Grief Recovery Method
    Wednesday, October 11, 2017 : 12:00 AM to Wednesday, November 29, 2017 : 12:00 AM

    October 11-November 29, 2017 6-8pm
    You CAN feel better and move beyond pain and loss. It is a myth that time heals all wounds. The truth is healing is promoted by taking specific actions. This is not a drop-in group: participants commit to attending all 8 sessions.

  • Pre-planning workshop
    Thursday, October 12, 2017 : 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

    Come join us for a seminar on how to plan ahead, have your wishes met and relieve your loved ones of making difficult decisions. There will be a presentation by Leo Dube, followed by question and answers.

  • Movie Night: Catch & Release
    Thursday, October 19, 2017 : 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM

    A woman struggles with the death of her beloved and learns secrets he kept from her as she rebuilds her life. Join others who share the common thread of loss for a meaningful movie night, popcorn supplied.

  • Cooking for You
    Monday, October 23, 2017 : 12:00 AM

    October 23, 2017 5pm
    Come experience hands on cooking techniques to create nutritious, tasty meals in a supportive and fun environment.