Welcome to Death Cafe
A Death Cafe is an event where people drink tea, eat cake and discuss death.
At a Death Cafe people drink tea, eat cake and discuss death. Our aim is
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People who adopt the model set out in our guide are welcome to set up their own Death Cafes. So far we've held Death Cafes in 31 countries.Our guide
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Offering Death Cafe is great fun but also a lot of work. If you value what we are doing please consider donating towards our costs.
Shares in the 'real' Death Cafe in London available from Oct 2015 Read more >>
With Dr. Kriss Kevorkian
Dec. 14, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (PST)
With Suzanne Michal
Sept. 14, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (UK)
Free event, a suggested donation of £5 to contribute towards printing postcards to put in local hospices and cemeteries and to support my energy running this monthly event.
My aim is to hold a space where we can talk and listen freely,openly and with vulnerability about our relationship to death. This opens the door for healing magic ...
With Kathie Conn
Sept. 13, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (Eastern )
Bringing people together in a safe place to share their thoughts an feelings regarding death is a gift that keeps on giving. Once it starts more conversations begin.
With Young Bereavement Professionals Group
Sept. 9, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Central)
Free! Drinks and food available for purchase.
The Young Bereavement Professionals Group is excited to host our first Death Cafe in September! We will be meeting at Inspired Grounds, right outside the large meeting space.
Please join ...
With Nancy McAlley
Sept. 22, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (eastern)
donations are for refreshments, gas for the facilitator's vehicle
I believe the key to easing fears around death is knowlege of the process. Death is something that will come to all of us and it will be helpful to ...
The August 15, 2015 Belleville Death Cafe was inspiring. Attendance was down a bit, but we still had 9 members show up including one of the new members from last meeting. The discussion opened with an update on the Before I Die walls - 2 walls are ready to be constructed. The one at Miscellaena House Cafe that we originally thought would be up by 8/15 had a slight funding snafu but we decided to scale down that wall so it can go up before the wall at Southwestern Illinois College. I believe the construction is waiting on the labor part since the materials have been purchased from ...
With Maggie and Sharon
Sept. 26, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (CST)
Donations for cake and "funeral dogs" and the Before I Die wall
Our Death Cafe is an open discussion on aspects of death and process of death. We have had many discussions since April ranging from fear of death, Hospice, prearrangements, cultural ...
Sept. 24, 2015, 5.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (Australia )
Ďonation of a gold coin
Lets chat about stuff
With Katie Darby-Villis
Sept. 23, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (GMT)
This will be the fifth Durham Death Café, which have all been thought provoking, interesting, thoughtful and positive. We seem to be getting a mixture of a regular few that ...
Another Death Cafe in the books! It is so liberating to talk so openly about death. It is the one thing we have in common and the input by everyone is so interesting! i can't wait to meet again!
With Anna Haltrecht and Salt Spring Hospice facilitators
Oct. 3, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (PDT)
refreshments by donation
After a first successful season of 4 Death Cafes, Salt Spring is continuing with 5 more: October 3 & 31, and January 30, March 5 & April 30 in 2016. Thank you ...
With Literary Kitchen Festival
Oct. 13, 2015, 4.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (UTC+00:00)
This was an intimate gathering in the main gallery space of the Footscray Community Arts Centre. We were grateful for the contributions from all participants at the table. The passionfruit and banana cake seemed to go down a treat too.
There will be a third and final Death Cafe (in this series, anyway) on 26 September, in the same venue, at the same time.
With Brooke Deputy, Amani Loutfy, Bill Palmer, Jo Townson
Sept. 9, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Pacific )
Free, but you must register on EventBrite link below
With Laurel Miller Selene Seltzer Julian Spalding Patrick Fitzsimmons Jennifer Mathews Lily Myers Kaplan
Oct. 6, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Pacific)
Donations requested towards treats and venue rental