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
Host a Death Cafe
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 38 countries.Our guide
Support Death Cafe
Running Death Cafe is great fun but does take a lot of time. If you value this work please donate towards our costs.
To read about our work to set up a brick & mortar Death Cafe in London click here >>
With Shelby Kirillin
Nov. 18, 2016, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Eastern)
Death is such a taboo subject yet the one human experience we all share. I believe that open conversation about death and dying can help take the fear out of ...
With Kate Mason and friends
Nov. 14, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)
Join us for the opportunity to talk and listen to ideas, hopes, plans and worries related to your last chapter-death.
With Stroom Den Haag
Nov. 2, 2016, 11.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (European Standard time)
De Death Cafes vinden plaats in het kader van de tentoonstelling 'Ik sterf, dus ik ben' in Atrium City Hall in Den Haag.
With Dr Conor Mc Guckin, Dr Aoife M. Lynam & Caroline Lloyd
Nov. 17, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (gmt)
With Hannah Suzanna & Kenta Thomas
Oct. 27, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EST)
RSVP on the eventbrite page (octoberdigitaldeathcafe.eventbrite.com) in order to get information on how to participate AND to reserve your spot. To keep the time limit this event has ...
With Jane B. Ford and Priscilla Shute
Oct. 25, 2016, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Eastern)
This is a facilitated discussion group where everyone is encouraged to share their ideas on dying, death and grief. NOTE: This is not a grief support group. If you are ...
In addition to the emotional aspects of preparing for death, there is the business aspect of death. I have come across a book "Things To Know Before I Go" which can be a valuable asset to help your loved ones deal with the business that will come following your death ...
With Nixie James-Scott, Annee Bury
Nov. 1, 2016, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (GMT)
Donations for printing costs etc
We held our first Death Cafe at Westminster United Church in Thamesford. There were 15 attendees in total. We conducted it as one group, but any larger a group would have required breaking down into smaller groups, we have decided. It was an unqualified success. All of the participants indicated in their evaluations, that they felt comfortable and they would strongly recommend others attend. People were obviously engaged and respectful of each other's opinions and stories. There were differences of opinion expressed, particularly when the discussion of the value of cemetery visits arose. Most of the attendees indicated that they will probably come to the next Death ...
With Eileen Ridley and Liz Kirsopp
Nov. 14, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (DST)
This Death Cafe is free
Each table at this Death Cafe will be facillitated to give people the chance to explore aspects of death and dying in a relaxed and safe space.
With Annika and Tuuli
Nov. 2, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (UTC+02:00)
It's not that I fear death for myself but I am constantly scared of my loved ones dying even though they are healthy. It's gone to the length that I get this anxiety towards people who I haven’t had the opportunity to know well, I can't even talk to my crush without thinking he will somehow die the next day. I know its odd and awful thinking but its something that ...![endif]-->!--[if>
With Death Cafe at the Robin’s Nest Facilitated by Elsa Elliott and Danielle Dionne
Dec. 3, 2016, 5.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (EST)
Suggested donation of $10 to cover expenses
You are invited to join us for an open, confidential conversation about death in the fashion of the growing movement of Death Cafes. Death Cafes are being held all over ...
With Rev. Jordinn Nelson Long
Nov. 1, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Eastern)
Suggested donation $4 / $2. This defrays building costs and helps us feed you cake!
Cake and open discussion for all, on All Saints Day. Come, let us wonder together.
With Helen Green
Nov. 30, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)
Donations for refreshments
The Oasis School of Human Relations is kindly providing the venue for this event.
Please email to let us know you're coming. Thanks.