Forthcoming Death Cafes



Today: The Fraser River Death Cafe

With Ladner Pioneer Library and Lara McIntyre, RPC-C

Canada: Ladner Pioneer Library , 4683 51 Street , Ladner, British Columbia , V4K 2V8

Nov. 20, 2017, 6.45 p.m. - 8.45 p.m. (PST)

This event is free of charge

There will be cake!  Come, be ready to talk or listen about death, but other than Cake and Death, there are no expectations.  All are welcome, at no cost and please know that all beliefs ...



Today: Death Cafe-St. Mary's Ontario

With Shannon Calvert

Canada: St. James Anglican Church , 65 Church St. S. , St. Marys, Ontario , N4X 0A6

Nov. 20, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (EST)

Suggested Donation $5 to $10

Death cafes are respectful spaces for the discussion of all aspects of death, dying, and living with the conscious awareness of death. They provide an opportunity for people to share ideas, feelings, experiences, questions, concerns ...



Death Cafe - Lehigh Valley

With Marianne Michaels

United States: Wegmans , 5000 Wegmans Dr , Bethlehem , 2nd Floor-Look for the Death Cafe logo on the table. , 18017

Nov. 21, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

Participants are requested to make a purchase in the venue.

This is a group of people who meet to discuss all aspects of death and dying. We in the group are considerate of all beliefs and respect every opinion. We are here to bring peace ...



Monthly Death Cafe in Toronto

With Dying Well Collective

Canada: Centre for Social Innovation - Annex , 720 Bathurst Street , TORONTO , M5S 2R4

Nov. 21, 2017, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (ET)

Free

A Death Cafe is an open forum discussion on death, dying and grief. Our aim is to increase awareness of death to help people make the most of their (finite) lives. All are welcome.



Johnson Death Cafe

With TBA

United States: Johnson Town Hall , Main Street , Johnson, Vermont , 05656

Nov. 21, 2017, 5.30 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (Eastern US)

Free

The aim of our Death Cafe, like that of all other Death Cafes, is to increase awareness of death to help people make the most of their (finite) lives. We meet the third Tuesday of ...



Death Cafe Iowa

With The Young Bereavement Professionals Group

United States: 3601 Westown Parkway , West Des Moines, Iowa , 50266

Nov. 21, 2017, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Central)

FREE!

This will be a fun evening bringing people together in a positive and safe setting for open conversation about all aspects of death, dying and living. Not a support group or educational seminar just a ...



North Vancouver Death Cafe

With Catherine Tremblay

Canada: Mount Seymour United Church , 1200 Parkgate Avenue , North Vancouver, BC , V7H 2X9

Nov. 21, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (PST)

No cost

Death is such a taboo in the North American culture.  And yet there is one certainty in life: we are all going to die.  We are passionate about raising awareness on the topic of death ...



Death Cafe Saskatoon

With Karla Combres and Lisa Greig

Canada: 609 Dufferin Avenue , Saskatoon, Saskatchewan , S7N1C4

Nov. 21, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (CST)

Donations will cover costs associated with providing refreshments, and event promotion.

A Death Café offers a creative way to explore how death can inform and inspire the way we live. As a rapidly growing movement, you will find a Death Café happening somewhere in the world ...



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

United States: Interzone , 1563 NW Monroe Ave. , Corvallis , Oregon , 97330 , 97330

Nov. 22, 2017, 12.00 p.m. - 1.00 p.m. (PST)

No donations, buy your own coffee and cake.

Got thoughts about mortality? Death Café Corvallis is simply in order to listen and talk about death.

Death Café Corvallis is NOT a support group, therapeutic agenda, debate society, social action group, religious or anti-religious ...



Death Cafe in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario

With Andrea Reibmayr

Canada: Shabby Motley , 356 Queen St East , Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario , P6A 1Z1

Nov. 22, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Eastern)

Free

I would like to thank Shabby Motley for hosting this event and allowing us to use this safe and inviting environment to explore and talk about death and living!



Death Cafe Islington

With Gentle Dusk & Age UK Islington

United Kingdom: Almeida Cafe Bar , Almeida Street , London , N1 1TA

Nov. 23, 2017, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (Greenwich mean time)

Almeida Cafe Bar are kindly providing the space free of charge so we encourage everyone to buy a drink and cake to support them.

Come and join us for tea, cake and an opportunity to talk freely and openly about death in a safe space.

 

Death Cafes are group directed discussions of death with no agenda, objectives or themes ...


Winchester Death Cafe

With Amber Savile

United Kingdom:

Nov. 23, 2017, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free

We are running our first ever Death Cafe. This one has a slight twist, there will be a camera crew here to photograph the cafe as part of our documentary. Other than this, we are holding our Death Cafe as normal. 

 


Death Cafe Gothenburg

With Jenny-Ann Gunnarsson and Susanne Nilsson

Sweden: Vila Begravning , Richertsgatan 8 , Gothenburg , 412 60

Nov. 23, 2017, 6.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (CET)

Free

The first Death Café in Gothenburg is taking place in a homely and welcoming environment, at the funeral home of Vila Begravning. The café is free with coffee/tea and cake provided. 

Death Café is a global movement in which people come together to have open and honest conversations about death and dying in a safe and non-judgemental space. The objective is to increase awareness ...


Death Cafe Albany WA

With Kate Thomas/Irene Montefiore

Australia: Three Anchors , Middleton Beach , Albany , Western Australia , 6330

Nov. 24, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (WAT)

No charge to participate, but a donation towards room hire would be appreciated.



Death Cafe in Kitchener, Ontario

With Crysta Fernandez and Tina Dionne

Canada: 226 Frederick Street , Kitchener, Ontario , N2H 2M8

Nov. 24, 2017, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time)

Donations to offset the cost of tea and cake are graciously accepted.

Attendees are invited to steer the conversation in any direction they wish (provided it is death related of course!).  Quotes and suggested questions for discussion will also be available (after a year of hosting these ...



757 Death Cafe

With Susan Perry

United States

Nov. 24, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Eastern Atlantic)

Donations are excepted toward the Death Cafe Organization.

We will be following the guidelines from deathcafe.org ....and drink tea, eat cake and discuss death. The goal of Death Cafe is to increase awareness of death to help people make the most of ...



Papamoa Death Cafe

With Julie Guest

New Zealand: Gana Cafe , 26a Gravatt Road , Papamoa , Tauranga , New Zealand , 3118

Nov. 24, 2017, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (New Zealand)

No costs

Papamoa Death Cafe will be a lively event heald in  a cafe with great coffee and food. You will need to buy your own coffee but the venue and conversation is free. Raewyn and Julie ...



Death Cafe Bristol

With Mary , Gwen and Peter

United Kingdom: Cox and Baloney , 182-84 Cheltenham Road , Bristol , England , BS6 5RB

Nov. 24, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (G.M.T)

Free ......

We hope to make this a friendly, informative community group listening and learning ...we are lucky to be supported by Cox and Baloney cafe that understand what we are trying to explore....plus they serve ...



Cafe Tod Berlin / Death Cafe/Cafe Mortel

With Angela Craig- Fournes

Germany: Funeral Ladies , Hohenstaufenstr. 64 , Berlin Schöneberg , 10731

Nov. 25, 2017, 3.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (central european summer time)

for free

We usually meet every third Saturday, 3-6 pm.This will be the last but special one this year with a small celebration of the MEXICAN DAY OF THE DEAD.  PLEASE BRING A FOTO of of ...



Death Cafe Atlanta #41

With Mark LaRocca-Pitts

United States: Oakland Cemetery , 248 Oakland Ave SE , Atlanta, GA 30312 , 2nd floor, Visitor's Center , 30312

Nov. 25, 2017, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (EST (USA))

Free--Suppored by a grant from Crossroads Hospice Charitable Foundation.

First Death Café in a Cemetery (and the first one in the Southeast USA)!

In real estate, it’s always location, location, location. Well, why not for a Death Café?  Nothing makes me think more ...



Death Cafe Newcastle Australia

With Ruth Boydell

Australia

Nov. 25, 2017, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time)

A gold coin donation to cover cost of refreshments.

This Death Cafe is to be run in my home, so please call 0411 165 914 or email me to confirm the address details.

This is to be an open conversation cafe. 

I will provide ...



Chambana Death Cafe November 25, 2017

With Sherry Gilles and Raymond T. Anderson

United States: Urbana Free Library , 210 W Green St , Urbana, IL , 61801 , Bus stop: Green and Race , 61801

Nov. 25, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (central)

free

Talkng about death is not too scary once you give a death cafe a try. Meeting people who are willing to listen or talk can be very freeing and helpful.

The location is in the ...



Death Cafe Croydon

With Serenity Gardens

United Kingdom: Croydon Clocktower Café , Central Library , 9 Katharine Street , Croydon , CR9 1ET

Nov. 25, 2017, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (Greenwich Mean Time)

This event is free but please support the venue by buying some refreshments.

Although a natural part of the life cycle, death, dying, bereavement and grief are some of our biggest conversational taboos. This space will provide an opportunity for individuals of any background, religion, culture or belief ...


Death Cafe in Cairns

With Joanna Bartholomew

Australia: 20 Grove Street Cairns , Cairns , Cairns , Queensland , 4870

Nov. 25, 2017, 10.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. (Brisbane)

We ask for a $5 donation to cover the cost of refreshments and running costs.

I attended my first Death Cafe two years ago, it was a safe engaging place to explore death and all that that entails. We drank tea, ate cake, laughed and listened deeply. Caroline & Tom Braun have offered their sacred space for us to gather. I do hope you will join us.

 



Death Cafe Tampa

With Cat Martin

United States: The Blind Tiger , 1901 E 7th Ave , Tampa , Florida , 33605

Nov. 26, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Donations gratefully accepted, for cake, venue rental and publicity.

I work for a death positive, death literate community.
Death Cafe Tampa is an opportunity to talk about death and dying, to learn from each other, to question our assumptions and expectations.
Thanks to Roberto ...



Lethbridge Death Cafe #1

With Universal Unitarian Fellowship of Lethbridge

Canada: Nordbridge Senior's Center , 1904 - 13th Ave N , Lethbridge, Alberta , T1H 4W9

Nov. 26, 2017, 12.00 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (mountain)

Donations accepted but never expected


Death Cafe/Café Totentanz - Gespräche über den Tod

With Tanja und Marieke

Germany: Café Satz , Guntramstraße 57 , Freiburg im Breisgau , 79106

Nov. 26, 2017, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (ET)

Spenden willkommen

 

 

Egal wie sehr wir uns voneinander unterscheiden – ein Thema verbindet uns alle: der Tod.

Dennoch reden wir kaum darüber, sondern meist nur dann, wenn wir müssen. Ist der Tod das letzte Tabuthema unserer Gesellschaft? Dabei beendet er doch unser Leben und verweist eindrücklich auf unsere begrenzte Zeit. Wie gestaltet jede und jeder Einzelne von uns das Leben mit Hinblick auf sein unweigerliches ...



Death Cafe Boulder County

With Kim Mooney, Sue Mackey, Reva Tift

United States: Greenwood Myers Funeral Services , 2969 Baseline Road , Boulder , Colorado , 80303

Nov. 27, 2017, 4.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (Mountain)

free

Parking lot is behind the building, accessible from CanyonCreek Road on the west or 30th street from the east

NO NEED TO REGISTER - IT'S ON A DROP-IN BASIS- JUST SHOW UP!!



Death Cafe Tottenham

With Jane Morgan and Ruth Valentine

United Kingdom: Blighty India Cafe , 266 High Road , Tottenham , London , N15 4AJ

Nov. 27, 2017, 6.45 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

Blighty India Cafe is donating it's space free of charge so we encourage you to buy refreshments to support them.

Our Death Cafe is taking place in Blighty India Cafe in the vibrant, busy and wonderful community that is Tottenham.

Come and join us to talk about all things death and dying over tea and ...



Death Cafe Cambridge

With Penny

United Kingdom: The Edge Cafe , 351 Mill Road , Cambridge , CB1 3DF

Nov. 27, 2017, 6.45 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (UK)

The event is free and there will be food and drink to purchase. Donations to cover cost of room hire are welcome.

You are welcome to join us at our lovely new venue, The Edge Cafe, for tea, cake and conversation about death in an open, respectful and confidential space. We meet simply as people who are ...



Death Cafe in Laguna Beach, CA

With The HeartWay and Laguna Beach Seniors

United States: The Susi Q Senior Center , 380 Third Street , Laguna Beach, CA , 92651

Nov. 27, 2017, 3.30 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (pacific standard time)

Donations accepted For treats!

We hope you'll join us!

Held on the last monday of every month, our Death Cafe is a place with a relaxed, open, and safe atmosphere where you are invited to share with others ...



November Death Cafe

With Dose Coffee

Canada: 101 2nd St East , Revelstoke , Revelstoke , BC , V0E2S1

Nov. 27, 2017, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (PST)

Free!

Sponsored by Revelstoke Hospice Society



Death Cafe-London Ontario

With Shannon Calvert

Canada: Bread and Roses Books , 870 Dundas Street , London Ontario , N5W 2Z7

Nov. 27, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EST)

Suggested Donation $5 to $10

Death cafes are respectful spaces for the discussion of all aspects of death, dying, and living with the conscious awareness of death. They provide an opportunity for people to share ideas, feelings, experiences, questions, concerns ...



Monmouth County Death Cafe

With Elisabeth Almerini, RN, BSN, CHPN

United States: Shrewsbury Friends Meetinghouse , 375 Sycamore Ave , Shrewsbury, NJ , 07702 , 07702

Nov. 28, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EDT)

$10 suggested donation for meeting room and refreshments gratefully accepted, but not required.

Break the old taboo that we shouldn't talk about death and dying and join in a lively, interesting conversation complete with tea and cake. Bring your questions, your opinions, and an open mind! Talking ...


Death Cafe Grimsby

With Kerry Tuck

United Kingdom

Nov. 28, 2017, 7.45 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (GMT)

£0

Death Cafe aims to discuss all aspects of death, no stone unturned, in a safe, open and honest environment alongside others with a genuine interest in the area of death.

We have no sponsors the only requirement is to bring along a lovely slab of cake and an open mind.

Age is restricted to over 18's only until a discussion around this topic has ...



The Dalles Death Cafe: November

With TD Death Cafe

United States: The Dalles Library , 722 Court Street , 97058

Nov. 28, 2017, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

The Dalles Death Cafe meets on the 4th Tuesday of every month at 6:30pm-8pm. We would love for you to join us in some open discussion about death, dying and living in The Dalles ...



Yarmouth Death Cafe

With Bertha Brannen

Canada: Sip Cafe , Main Street , Yarmouth , Nova Scotia

Nov. 28, 2017, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Atlantic )

None

Community support group facilitator on loss and grief since 2000 feel the need to hold open discussions on death - one of life’s most important events. 

Sponsored by Sip Cafe, Sweeney‘s Funeral Home and ...



Death Cafe Gravelbourg

With SHPCA and St. Joseph's Hospital

Canada: St. Joseph's Hospital , 216 Bettez St. , Gravelbourg , SK , S0H 1X0

Nov. 28, 2017, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Central)

No charge.

A safe place to discuss death freely without any expectations.

Respectful and confidential space to express your views without judgement.

It is not a bereavement or grief support setting.

A place to listen and share ...



Mallorca Death Cafe

With Glynis German

Spain: Coleman Hall , Anglican Church , C/Nuñez de Balboa 6 , Palma , Mallorca , 07014

Nov. 29, 2017, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (GMT+1)

There will be refreshments and people are asked to consider the costs involved for the loan of this lovely space. At least 3 euros is invited as a contribution.

Whilst there is no charge for this event, there will be tea and cake available and those attending are invited to make a donation to the Anglican Church for allowing us to use their premises ...



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

United States: Interzone , 1563 NW Monroe Ave. , Corvallis , Oregon , 97330 , 97330

Nov. 29, 2017, 6.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (PST)

No donations, buy your own coffee and cake.

Got thoughts about mortality? Death Café Corvallis is simply in order to listen and talk about death.

Death Café Corvallis is NOT a support group, therapeutic agenda, debate society, social action group, religious or anti-religious ...



Nailsworth Death Cafe

With Jane Diamond & Tracey Clements

United Kingdom: The Canteen , Days Mill , Nailsworth , GL6 0DU

Nov. 29, 2017, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (GMT)

Free but please buy refreshments!

Nailsworth Death Cafe is now a regular bi-monthly event in the Nailsworth calendar of community events. As always, we aim to keep the evening as informal and relaxed as possible, for people to share as ...



Death Cafe in Boston Spa, Yorkshire

With Helen Green & Chris Taylor

United Kingdom: The Oasis School of Human Relations , Hall Mews , Clifford Road , Boston Spa , Yorkshire , LS23 6DT

Nov. 29, 2017, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 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.



Death Cafe in Boston

With Fenway Community Center

United States: 1282 Boylston Street, Boston , 02215

Nov. 29, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

Donations will help pay for scrumptious treats.

Welcome to the Fenway Community's first Death Café, a lively, open conversation about shared life experiences, expectations and connection. See you there!


Death Cafe St Albans

With Amanda Blainey

United Kingdom: The Fleetville Larder , 129 Hatfield Road , St Albans , Hertfordshire , Al14JS

Nov. 29, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (GMT)

We kindly for a minimum spend of £8 for food & drink

As part of a global movement our death cafe is a chance for people in the communtity to come together have a drink and a bite to eat and to talk freely about death and dying in a safe environment.

Talking about death is talking about life and we will provide a  space to discuss your thoughts, concerns and expericences of death.
Its a discussion ...


Upcoming Death Cafe in Pasadena!

With Ann A Gottesman

United States

Nov. 29, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (pacific)

Donations gratefully accepted for refreshment expenses

Are you looking for a safe place to talk about death or dying with others? Fear of death, or not existing, spiritual searching, grief, etc., are topics open for discussion at our Pasadena DC. We encourage attendees to share what they are comfortable with sharing, but there is no obligation to speak. While this is not a therapy or counseling group, you may find comfort ...



Death Cafe Santa Barbara

With Lynn Holzman, Liz Bauer, and Peggy Levine

United States: 11 East Carrillo , Santa Barbara, CA , 93101

Nov. 29, 2017, 3.30 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (PST)

Free

You're invited:
Death Cafe Santa Barbara in conjunction with The Center for Successful Aging
with Liz Bauer, Lynn Holzman, and Peggy Levine
Date:  Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Time:  3:30-5 PM
Place:  Hill-Carrillo Adobe ...



Death Cafe Oakland

With Bill Palmer

United States: 4499 Piedmont Ave , Oakland , CA , 94611

Nov. 29, 2017, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (US West Coast)

free tickets

Our very generous sponsor is Chapel of the Chimes in Oakland, CA.



Spicy Death Cafe

With Hasina Zaman

United Kingdom

Nov. 29, 2017, 11.00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m. (GMT)

free

In May 2015, Hasina’s eldest brother died. She led his funeral and hosted a Death Café with her siblings and his music family. The theme that evolved was one of the journey of the ...



Anacortes Death Cafe

With Heather Burke, Richard Wagner, Ph.D.

United States: Secret Cove , 209 T Ave. , Anacortes, WA 98221 , Banquet Room , 98221

Nov. 30, 2017, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Please purchase your own snack and drinks Secret Cove Banquet.

We've expanded from the Bellingham Death Cafe.  The Anacortes chapter is now very well attended.  We invite you to join us on the cutting edge of the Conscious Living/Conscious Dying Movement.

We help ...



Ottery Death Cafe

With Karen Hussey/Gill Amos/ Emma Kennedy

United Kingdom: Lithos Greek Bistro , 1Broad Street , Ottery St Mary , East Devon , EX1 1BR

Nov. 30, 2017, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free

Action East Devon a charity working across East Devon to support people to live healthy and happy lives is supporting this Death Cafe as part of the Dying Matters Project funded by Awards for All.



RVA Death Cafe

With Shelby Kirillin & Nicky Hansen

United States: Shady Grove United Methodist Church , Fellowship Hall , 4825 Pouncey Tract Road , Glen Allen, VA , 23059

Nov. 30, 2017, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

Donations welcome

Shelby and Nicky are End-of-Life doulas who believe that the more we talk about death, the better lives, and deaths, we have.  They want to strip away the taboo labels around it so we can ...



Death Cafe Denbighshire

With Vita Zilite

United Kingdom: St.Kentigern hospice , Upper Denbigh Road , St.Asaph , Denbighshire , LL17 0RS

Dec. 1, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (UK)

suggested donation £2



Death Cafe North London

With Rosalie Kuyvenhoven

United Kingdom: The Intimate Space at St. Mary's Tower , High Street, Hornsey village , N8 7BF , London , N8 7BF

Dec. 1, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

Suggested donation: £5 to cover for costs of venue and refreshments

Death Cafe North London is back at the beautiful space of St. Mary's Tower.

 

Join us Friday 1st December, 7-9pm for an evening with drinks, cake and conversations about the inevitable. 

Entry is free ...



Death Cafe - Fremantle

With Ava Reyerson

Australia: The Grumpy Sailor Cafe , Paddy Troy Mall , Fremantle, WA , 6160

Dec. 2, 2017, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (GMT +8)

Free to participate (you pay for your choice of food/drink).

The Death Cafe - Fremantle, WA, running monthly since March 2013, is a very informal gathering with the emphasis on sharing stories, experiences and fears about death and dying.  A list of topic questions is available ...



Gabriola Island Death Cafe

With Gabriola Island Branch - Vancouver Island Regional Library

Canada: 5-575 North Road , Gabriola Island, BC , V0R 1X3

Dec. 2, 2017, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (PST)

Free

Coffee. Tea. Cake. Death. Join the conversation at the Gabriola Island branch at the Vancouver Island Regional Library. Free registration (we need to know how much cake to buy!). Everyone welcome.

Please contact the library ...



Death Cafe Capitol Hill Seattle

With Emma Payne, Host. Kristen Elliott, Facilitator.

United States

Dec. 2, 2017, 11.00 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. (PST)

Free

The purpose of this Death Cafe is simply, to have conversations about Death, Dying, Grief and their effects on life. 

We believe these are important topics that don't get nearly enough attention. 

Join us ...



Death Cafe in Cairns

With Jo Bartholomew

Australia: 20 Grove Street Cairns , 4870

Dec. 2, 2017, 10.30 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (Brisbane)

We ask for a $5 donation to cover resource handouts, refreshments and cleaning.

Two years ago I experienced my first Death Cafe, we laughed, listened deeply, ate cake. My intention is to introduce you to a "Death Cafe" where you will be amongst like-minded folk.

Caroline & Tom Braun ...



1st Death Cafe in Zagreb, Croatia

With Maja Marin

Croatia

Dec. 2, 2017, 6.00 p.m. - 7.45 p.m. (UTC+)

Free


Death Cafe Discussion Circle

With Jessica Webb

United States

Dec. 2, 2017, 11.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (EST)

Free

Just happy to be able to do this!



Annville Free Library’s Second Death Cafe

With The Annville Free Library in collaboration with the Pennsylvania Link to Aging and Disability Resources | Lebanon County partners' network

United States: 216 East Main Street, Annville, PA , 17003

Dec. 2, 2017, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Eastern)

TOTALLY FREE TO ATTEND though some have asked whether they may bring refreshments. Of course, you may! Do let us know if you are.

This will be Death Cafe number five this year for Lebanon County. 

We've found that the conversations that people have had are being shared with friends, family members and neighbors.

AND ... there'll be ...



Death Cafe Alameda

With Susan Barber & Christine Kovach

United States: Home of Truth (cottage behind main building) , 1300 Grand St (enter on Alameda St) , Alameda, CA , 94501

Dec. 3, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific)

donations are gladly accepted to cover room cost and baking costs :)

We have been offering Death Cafes in Alameda since November 2013, and we continue to be inspired, and encouraged by those attenting these cafes.  It's wonderful to give folks a place, and an opportunity ...


Nyack Death Cafe

With Kerry Potter

United States: 48 Burd Street, Suite 101 , Nyack, NY , 10960

Dec. 3, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Eastern Standard )

Free

Join us for Tea and Treats  as we meet to discuss all aspects of death and dying.  This is a safe, respectful space where you can share beliefs, curiosity, fear and stories.    There is no set agenda, the discussions are to share and gain insight to our immortality.  To date there has been 5141 Death Cafes. These never involve agendas, or set conclusions. Interesting conversations ...



Death Cafe Kitchener

With Sue-Ann McGeragle and Crysta Fernandez

Canada: 85 Queen St. N. , Kitchener, Ontario , KPL Meeting Room A , (Basement Level) , N2H 2H1

Dec. 4, 2017, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time)

Donations to offset the cost of tea and cake are graciously accepted.

Attendees are invited to steer the conversation in any direction they wish (provided it is death related of course!). 

Doors open at 6:30 p.m.  Discussion will begin at 6:45 p.m.

We ...



Death Cafe San Francisco, CA

With Danielle Brandon, Jim Van Buskirk and Harvey Schwartz

United States: Potrero Branch Public Library , 1616 20th Street , San Francisco, CA 94107 , 94107

Dec. 4, 2017, 6.15 p.m. - 8.15 p.m. (pacific)

free. Consider donating on the Death Cafe website.

We welcome you to our Death Cafe. It is a safe, respectful space where you can feel comfortable sharing your questions, curiosity, fears, beliefs and stories about any/all aspects of death, grief, mourning, bereavement ...



The White Rock Death Cafe

With White Rock Library and Lara McIntyre, RPC-C

Canada: White Rock Library , 15342 Buena Vista Ave , White Rock, British Columbia , V4B 1Y6

Dec. 4, 2017, 6.45 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (PST)

This event is free of charge

There will be cake!  Come, be ready to talk or listen about death, but other than Cake and Death, there are no expectations.  All are welcome, at no cost and please know that all beliefs ...



Death Cafe Lower East Side, New York City

With Gigi Branch, Vicki Kurtz, Urte Reyes, Ursula Scherrer, Laura Shields

United States: Bluestockings , 172 Allen Street , New York , NY , 10002

Dec. 4, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

This event is free and open to all.  Donations will be accepted and all proceeds will go to Bluestockings to support the work they are doing in the community.

Death Cafe is a place to wonder together about the mystery and meaning of life and to discuss death comfortably and openly, a free-wheeling, self-facilitated conversation around death and dying, inevitably touching upon life and ...


Fullwell Cross Library: Death Cafe

With Hasina Zaman, CEO Compassionate Funerals

United Kingdom: Fullwell Cross Library , 140 High Street , Ilford , IG6 2EA

Dec. 4, 2017, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (GMT)

Free

 

I believe the way we live is the way we die.  When we decide to live well, we decide to die well. Allowing us to leave the world a better place. I accept those we leave behind will be saddened by our loss. Our 'heart’s' job is to love one another. With death the heart feels sadness.

It's our responsibility to care for ...



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

United States: Rustic Aristocrat Coffee , 2716 N. 21st Street , Tacoma, WA , Washington , 98406

Dec. 5, 2017, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

I'm running a Death Cafe to give people an opportunity to talk about death.  Are you scared of death?  Great, let's talk about that.  Are you intrigued by death?  Great, let's talk ...



Death Cafe Pacific Beach & La Jolla

With Bill & Gigi Simmons, and Frank Stefano

United States: La Jolla Alta Club House , 1570 Alta La Jolla Drive , San Diego, California , 92037

Dec. 5, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Pacific1570)

Donations are for the Club and refreshments.

Alta La Jolla Drive is a short street between Soledad Road and Cardeno Drive.  Soledad Road is an extension of Lamont in PB.  Cardeno Drive is an extension of Fanuel in PB; at the other ...



Death Cafe Grenoble

With Marie Vial

France: Le Petit 38 , 38 Rue Saint-Laurent , Grenoble , 38000

Dec. 5, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (UTC +2)

Participation suggérée 7€. Pour le thé, la nourriture, et l'accueil du théâtre.

J'organise un Death Café au Petit 38, rue Saint Laurent.

Il y aura un gâteau, du thé, de quoi grignoter sans gluten... Si vous souhaitez amener quelque chose de spécifique n'h ...



Malvern Death Cafe

With Zoe Norman

United Kingdom: Malvern Cube, , Albert Road North , Malvern , Worcestershire , England , WR14 2YF

Dec. 6, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (GMT)

£3 suggested voluntary donation towards £16 cost of room.

You would be very welcome to come along to our friendly discussion group.

We've been meeting regularly for three years now.  Currently:

First Wednesday afternoon of each month 2.00 - 4.00 p.m ...



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

United States: Interzone , 1563 NW Monroe Ave. , Corvallis , Oregon , 97330 , 97330

Dec. 6, 2017, 12.00 p.m. - 1.00 p.m. (PST)

No donations, buy your own coffee and cake.

Got thoughts about mortality? Death Café Corvallis is simply in order to listen and talk about death.

Death Café Corvallis is NOT a support group, therapeutic agenda, debate society, social action group, religious or anti-religious ...



Maple Ridge Death Cafe

With Stephen Garrett

Canada: 22626 Lougheed Highway , Maple Ridge, BC , V2X 2V3

Dec. 6, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (PST)

Free

Come on out and discover that perhaps death is not the Grim Reaper it is made out to be, could it be an Inspirtational teacher instead?



Death Cafe Trinity

With People PLaces, LLC

United States: People Places , 5742 Main Street , New Port Richey, Florida , 34652

Dec. 6, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (east)

free

People Places LLC is our meeting space for this Death Cafe.



Vancouver Death Cafe

With Janet Rivers, Janet Klakowich

Canada: Friends for Life , 1459 Barclay St , Vancouver, BC , BC , V6G1J6

Dec. 7, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (PDT)

Donations accepted to cover costs

Please RSVP, as space limited to 12 and we don't want to run out of cake.



Thirdspace Death Cafe

With Thirdspace/ Susan Zwick

Canada: Thirdspace , 1381 George Street , White Rock, BC V4B 2L1 , V4B 2L1

Dec. 7, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (pacific standard time)

Thirdspace Death Cafe is free but donations are welcome to cover costs.

Thirdspace is a community gathering place hosted by the Peninsula United Church where people are invited to join in and "make yourself at home". There are a variety of cafes and programs held at Thirdspace ...



Kennington Death Cafe

With Jamyang Buddhist Centre

United Kingdom: Jamyang Buddhist Centre , The Old Courthouse , 43 Renfrew Road , London , SE11 4NA

Dec. 7, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (UK)

Donation for cake

Death cafe is a global movement in which people come together to have conversations about death and dying in a safe and non-judgemental space and enjoy cake and tea 

Come and join us.



Death Cafe Claremont

With Karen Pielke

United States: 233 Harrison Ave. , Claremont, CA , 91711

Dec. 7, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Pacific Standard)

A small donation to cover the cost of rent and snacks would be helpful. This is not required, but suggested. Thank you.

Please come and speak up about death, your feelings, your expriences, your concerns. Let's laugh, let's cry, let's get comfortable - as comfortable as possible - with dying. And let's hopefully have some ...



Death Cafe Hertford

With Sandra Hilton and Jamie Cooke

United Kingdom: Mudlarks Cafe , 10 Railway Street , Hertford , SG14 1BG

Dec. 7, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

FREE

You're invited to join us for an evening sharing our thoughts and feelings about death and its impact on us as we live. We're keen to hold a friendly space for anyone who ...



Hornby Island, BC Death Cafe XIV

With Sylvia Sienikehä Elysiana

Canada: 3600 Harwood Rd , Hornby Island, BC , V0R1Z0

Dec. 7, 2017, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (PST)

free



Death Cafe in Croydon

With Creating Conversations

United Kingdom: Cafe Giardino , 30, Croydon Centrale , Croydon , CR0 1TY

Dec. 8, 2017, 12.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free Beveridge, please ask the Death Cafe facilitator for a Voucher

This Death Café will take place on the second Friday of each month. 

It will provide an opportunity for individuals of any background, religion, culture or belief to meet together in a non-judgemental environment to ...


Salisbury Death Cafe

With Daniel Kronenberg and David Linaker

United Kingdom: Quakers Salisbury Meeting House , 51 Wilton Road , Salisbury , SP2 7EP

Dec. 9, 2017, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (GMT)

Suggested donation of £3 to cover room rental.

Death and dying has been a topic which has remained a subject of taboo for far too long. With the format of Death Cafe we now have the opportunity to explore in a safe and open manner the subject of our own mortality which many find can be a liberating experience. In keeping with the Death Cafe objectives, Salisbury  Death Cafe is a group directed ...



Death Cafe - Kingston Quaker Centre

With Frederick Ashmore

United Kingdom: 47 Lower Teddington Road , Fairfield East , Kingston , Kingston , Surrey , KT1 4HQ

Dec. 9, 2017, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (United Kingdom)

No donation required. We won't mind at all if you bring something delicious.

We both think that Death Cafes are a great idea and like the recommended approach of providing a space where everyone has permission to talk about the mental, emotional, spiritual and practical aspects of death ...



December Death Cafe Knoxville

With Lorraine Phalen-Cross

United States: The Empty Cup , 9111 Executive Park Dr , Knoxville TN , 37923

Dec. 9, 2017, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Free

Join us for open ended, judgement free conversations exploring topics about death, dying, & how to make the most of our finite lives. This is not a grief therapy group, but rather a group to explore ...



Thamesford Death Cafe

With Westminster United Church

Canada: 115 George St , Thamesford , Ontario , N0G2M0

Dec. 10, 2017, 1.00 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (EST )

No cost

Come and join us for conversation and refreshments. So far, in our previous 5 Death cafes, people have been very comfortable expressing their views, thoughts, concerns and opinions on many issues relating to death. These ...



Monthly Death Cafe in Toronto

With Dying Well Collective

Canada: Centre for Social Innovation - Annex , 720 Bathurst Street , TORONTO , M5S 2R4

Dec. 12, 2017, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (ET)

Free

A Death Cafe is an open forum discussion on death, dying and grief. Our aim is to increase awareness of death to help people make the most of their (finite) lives. All are welcome.

We ...



Guelph Death Cafe

With Christine Lafazanos, Life-Cycle Celebrant

Canada: Red Brick Cafe , 8 Douglas Street , Guelph, Ontario , N1H 2S9

Dec. 12, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Free

A Death Cafe creates space for an open and relaxed conversation about death and dying over a cup of tea.

The Death Cafe model aims to shift the conversation around death from one of fear ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

United States: Spirit Mountain Retreat , 25661 Oakwood , Idyllwild, CA , 92549

Dec. 12, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific Time)

Donations appreciated for coffee, plates, plasticware, etc.

Some of the reasons for holding a Death Café:
- In our culture, denial of death as a normal part of life
- Pain and wounding this denial creates when a loss occurs
- Difficulty people experience with ...



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

United States: Interzone , 1563 NW Monroe Ave. , Corvallis , Oregon , 97330 , 97330

Dec. 13, 2017, 6.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (PST)

No donations, buy your own coffee and cake.

Got thoughts about mortality? Death Café Corvallis is simply in order to listen and talk about death.

Death Café Corvallis is NOT a support group, therapeutic agenda, debate society, social action group, religious or anti-religious ...


Newport (IoW) Death Cafe

With Nick Wilde and Margaret Jackson

United Kingdom: God's Provident House , 12 St Thomas Square , Newport , Isle of Wight , PO30 1SL

Dec. 13, 2017, 2.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (UK)

Free but you pay for tea and cake.

If you haven't visited God's Providence House then it is worth it for the tea and cake. We usually meet downstairs in one of the back rooms but have expanded into the large front one and went upstairs in September when it was busy.



Death Cafe CÚCUTA (COLOMBIA)

With CAFÉ MOLINO

Colombia: Avenida 1, Calle 16

Dec. 13, 2017, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (GMT -5)

For Free

#hablemosdelamuerte celebra su 2º Death Cafe masivo, coordinado por Proyecto HU-CI en más de 30 ciudades de todo el mundo



Portland ME - Death Cafe

With gina colombatto

United States: Portland Public Library , 5 Monument Square , Portland, ME , 04101

Dec. 13, 2017, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (eastern)

free.

Welcome to this Portland Death Cafe, part of a 2nd Wednesday series where everyone is welcome to join in the conversation. We are all in this together and no one gets out of here alive ...


Newport (IoW) Death Cafe

With Nick Wilde/ Margaret Jackson

United Kingdom: God's Provident House , 12 St Thomas Square , Newport , Newport , Isle of Wight , PO30 1SL

Dec. 13, 2017, 2.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (UK)

free but we hope buy a drink and maybe a cake.

The Newport Death Cafe has established itself along with Death Chat at the Mountbatten Hospice as a forum for those who want to talk about all aspects of death. Our discussions range very widely and every meeting is different.



Finsbury Park Death Cafe

With London End of Life doulas

United Kingdom: Blighty Coffee , 35 -37 Blackstock Road , Finsbury Park , London , N4 2JF

Dec. 13, 2017, 6.45 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (BST)

The event is free but we respectfully ask that people support the venue by purchasing food or drink during / before the event, as without a the generosity of the venue, in providing this space, there would be no event.

Caroline suffered from anxiety as a child, and that resulted in a lifelong enquiry into what death is and how it affects our living. She has been involved in The Death cafe movement since the ...


Death Cafe

With Barbara Bailey MS, RN

United States: North Clairemont Library , 4616 Clairemont Dr , San Diego , CA , 92117

Dec. 13, 2017, 1.30 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time)

Refreshments

This event is sponsored by the North Clairemont Library in San Diego, Ca. Any one over the age of 18 is welcome.  There are no objectives nor agenda.  Only a desire to share thouights and feelimgs about death.  Participants must be on time. There is no fee and refreshments will be available.



Death Cafe North Clairemont

With Barbara Bailey, MS, RN

United States: 4616 Clairemont Dr , San Diego, CA 92117 , 92117

Dec. 13, 2017, 1.30 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (Pacific)

0

Anyone is welcome.  It is for ages 18 and over, families, friends and co-workers.

Bring an open mind, an open heart and your curiosity.

 

RSVP:  Registration is required and space is limited.    There is no ...



Ashland Death Cafe

With The Facilitation Team

United States

Dec. 14, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (PST)

Donations help cover expenses like the venue, food and admin costs.

Ashland Death Cafe offers a creative way to explore how death can inform and inspire the way we live. 



Death Cafe in Kitchener, Ontario

With Crysta Fernandez and Tina Dionne

Canada: 226 Frederick Street , Kitchener, Ontario , N2H 2M8

Dec. 15, 2017, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time)

Donations to offset the cost of tea and cake are graciously accepted.

Attendees are invited to steer the conversation in any direction they wish (provided it is death related of course!).  Quotes and suggested questions for discussion will also be available (after a year of hosting these ...



Death Cafe Lombard

With June Kortum

United States: Gathering Lighthouse , 26 N. Park Ave , Lombard, Illinois 60148 , 60148

Dec. 15, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (central standard Time)

Cost of using the space. Suggested $10 per person.

Initiating conversation about Death that make people feel more comfortable with the subject and empowered in their own lives.



Ann Arbor Death Cafe

With Ann Arbor Death Cafe team

United States: Crazy Wisdom Bookstore and Tearoom , 114 S. Main ST. , Ann Arbor , MI , 48104

Dec. 16, 2017, 10.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. (EST)

free

The Ann Arbor Death Cafe meets monthly, same time same place, for great conversation about life and death. Each month we have a good mix of newcomers and returning participants, young and old, male and ...



Death Cafe Sonoma County in Santa Rosa

With Tess Lorraine

United States: Fountaingrove Lodge , 4210 Thomas Lake Harris Drive , Santa Rosa , California , 95403

Dec. 16, 2017, 2.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Donations are welcomed to defray the cost of refreshments.


HTAC Death Cafe

With Rev. Miss. Heather

Canada: Upper Hall , 10037 84Ave , Edmonton Alberta , T6E 2G6

Dec. 16, 2017, 12.00 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (Mountain Standard time)

no cost

Death is a taboo subject in our society. We live in a culture where many people only start to think about what happens when we die - to our bodies, our loved ones, our souls - when they are faced with the death of someone close to them.

I am passionate about creating safe spaces to talk about Death because it is the one sure thing that ...



Death Cafe Linz, Austria - Mit dem Tod bei Kaffee und Kuchen

With Kepler Salon

Austria: Kepler Salon , Rathausgasse 5 , Linz , A-4020

Dec. 17, 2017, 3.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (Central European Time)

free

Death Cafe - Mit dem Tod bei Kaffee und Kuchen

Beim „Death Cafe – Mit dem Tod bei Kaffee und Kuchen“ kommen die unterschiedlichsten Menschen zusammen, um gemütlich bei Kaffee und Kuchen über Tod, Sterben, Trauer ...



Carmel Death Cafe

With Elaine Voci LIfe SKills Coaching, LLC

United States: Heartland Unitarian Universalist Church , 9870 North Michigan Road , Carmel, IN , 46032

Dec. 17, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (EST)

Free

The Cafe is free of ideology, free of cost (although a donation is always welcome to cover cost of rental space and refreshments) and free of any pressure to adopt a particular viewpoint with regard ...



Death Cafe in White River Junction, VT

With Cynthia Stadler

United States: The Open Door , 18 North Main Street , White River Junction, VT , 05001

Dec. 17, 2017, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (EST)

donations for food and use of the space accepted

This Death Cafe is held monthly, the 3rd Sunday of each month, 3-4:30 at the Open Door.  

All are welcome.

Snacks served.  

Lively conversation guaranteed!



Death Cafe Atlanta

With Lisa C. Oliver, Ed.D.

United States: Atlanta Fulton Public Library , Southwest Branch , 3665 Cascade Road, SW , Atlanta, GA , 30331

Dec. 17, 2017, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (Eastern)

No cost.

Just come to enjoy the cake, coffee, and stimulating conversation!



Johnson Death Cafe

With TBA

United States: Johnson Municipal Building , 293 Lower Main St W, , Johnson, Vermont , 05656

Dec. 19, 2017, 5.30 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (Eastern US)

Free

The aim of our Death Cafe, like that of all other Death Cafes, is to increase awareness of death to help people make the most of their (finite) lives. We meet the third Tuesday of ...



Death Cafe Iowa

With The Young Bereavement Professionals Group

United States: 3601 Westown Parkway , West Des Moines, Iowa , 50266

Dec. 19, 2017, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Central)

FREE!

This will be a fun evening bringing people together in a positive and safe setting for open conversation about all aspects of death, dying and living. Not a support group or educational seminar just a ...



Monmouth County Death Cafe

With Elisabeth Almerini, RN, BSN, CHPN

United States: Shrewsbury Friends Meetinghouse , 375 Sycamore Ave , Shrewsbury, NJ , 07702 , 07702

Dec. 19, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EDT)

$10 suggested donation for meeting room and refreshments gratefully accepted, but not required.

Break the old taboo that we shouldn't talk about death and dying and join in a lively, interesting conversation complete with tea and cake. Bring your questions, your opinions, and an open mind! Talking ...



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

United States: Interzone , 1563 NW Monroe Ave. , Corvallis , Oregon , 97330 , 97330

Dec. 20, 2017, 12.00 p.m. - 1.00 p.m. (PST)

No donations, buy your own coffee and cake.

Got thoughts about mortality? Death Café Corvallis is simply in order to listen and talk about death.

Death Café Corvallis is NOT a support group, therapeutic agenda, debate society, social action group, religious or anti-religious ...



Death Cafe Órgiva

With Beth Wallace

Spain: A private home (email for exact address) , Tijola , Órgiva , Granada Province , 00000000

Dec. 20, 2017, 8.00 p.m. - 10.00 p.m. (CET)

We suggest a donation of €5, more is welcome & less is also welcome! All monies above expenses are donated to a local relevant charity or non-profit, such as a hospice or care centre.

At a Death Café people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, enjoy café-type drinks and discuss death. 

Our objective is 'to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most ...



Summer Solstice Death Cafe (well almost Christmas!)

With Annie Bolitho

Australia: Nest Coworking , High Street , Thornbury , 3071

Dec. 21, 2017, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Australian Eastern Time)

Donation for the basics

Death Cafe creates conversations in which death is a part of everyday life. Our upcoming cafe is a quirky pre-Christmas intervention! It’s the Summer Solstice and the sun is shining bright. But life and ...



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

United States: Interzone , 1563 NW Monroe Ave. , Corvallis , Oregon , 97330 , 97330

Dec. 27, 2017, 6.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (PST)

No donations, buy your own coffee and cake.

Got thoughts about mortality? Death Café Corvallis is simply in order to listen and talk about death.

Death Café Corvallis is NOT a support group, therapeutic agenda, debate society, social action group, religious or anti-religious ...



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

United States: Rustic Aristocrat Coffee , 2716 N. 21st Street , Tacoma, WA , Washington , 98406

Jan. 2, 2018, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

I'm running a Death Cafe to give people an opportunity to talk about death.  Are you scared of death?  Great, let's talk about that.  Are you intrigued by death?  Great, let's talk ...



The Cleveland Death Cafe

With Mary-Margaret LaRue

United States: Mayfeild Village Library , 500 SOM Center Road , Mayfield Village , Ohio , 44143

Jan. 6, 2018, 10.00 a.m. - 11.45 a.m. (EST)

NA

Mary-Margaret is concerned about how death impacts the lives of surviving families and friends of the deceased.

Dessert and beverages generously provided by DiCicco & Sons Funeral Home.



Apex/Cary Death Cafe: New Year, New Death Discussion...

With Beth Manns

United States: The Belgian Cafe , 1232 W Williams St , Apex , NC , 27502

Jan. 7, 2018, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Free


Death Cafe Gig Harbor

With Dr. Kriss Kevorkian

United States: Gig Harbor Library , 4424 Point Fosdick Dr NW Gig Harbor, WA , 98335

Jan. 8, 2018, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (PST)

free



Death Cafe Niagara USA

With Michelle Kratts and Tim Baxter

United States: 763 Portage Road , Niagara Falls , New York , 14301

Jan. 11, 2018, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EST)

Please bring a dessert to pass



Death Cafe in Croydon

With Creating Conversations

United Kingdom: Cafe Giardino , 30, Croydon Centrale , Croydon , CR0 1TY

Jan. 12, 2018, 12.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free Beveridge, please the Death Cafe facilitator for a Voucher

This Death Café will take place on the second Friday of each month. 

It will provide an opportunity for individuals of any background, religion, culture or belief to meet together in a non-judgemental environment to ...



Death Cafe Hernando County

With Hernando County Public Library

United States: Hernando County Public Library , 6335 Blackbird Ave , Brooksville, Fla , 34613

Jan. 16, 2018, 5.00 p.m. - 6.30 p.m. (Eastern U.S.)

free

This is library sponsored program. We plan to offer it once every 3 months, unless there is demand for more frequent meetings.



Death Cafe of Whatcom County

With Sandy, Diane, Barbara, Stacey

United States: Moles Community Life Center , 2465 Lakeway , Bellingham, WA , 98229

Jan. 17, 2018, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Pacific)

We accept donations to defray costs. Thank you!

News from Death Café of Whatcom County ...... Welcome to Death Café!

We begin 2018 with an event we are proud to co-host with the Palliative Care Institute.  On January 17, 2018 we invite you to ...



Eugene Springfield Death Cafe

With Eugene Springfield Death Cafe Committee

United States: 2411 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd , Eugene, OR , Lane County Behavioral Health , Room 198 Michael L Rogers Room , Scout Access Rd off MLK Blvd , 97401

Jan. 17, 2018, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Pacific Time)

Donations are for our expenses: cake, coffee, tea and flowers



The Fraser River Death Cafe

With George Mackie Library and Lara McIntyre, RPC-C

Canada: George Mackie Library , 8440 112 Street , Delta, British Columbia , V4C 4W9

Jan. 17, 2018, 6.45 p.m. - 8.45 p.m. (PST)

This event is free of charge

There will be cake!  Come, be ready to talk or listen about death, but other than Cake and Death, there are no expectations.  All are welcome, at no cost and please know that all beliefs ...



Ann Arbor Death Cafe

With Ann Arbor Death Cafe team

United States: Crazy Wisdom Bookstore and Tearoom , 114 S. Main ST. , Ann Arbor , MI , 48104

Jan. 20, 2018, 10.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. (EST)

free

The Ann Arbor Death Cafe meets monthly, same time same place, for great conversation about life and death. Each month we have a good mix of newcomers and returning participants, young and old, male and ...



Death Cafe Antigonish

With Rachel Hurst

Canada: People's Place Library , 283 Main St. , Antigonish, Nova Scotia , B2G2C3

Jan. 20, 2018, 1.30 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (Atlantic)

free

Death Cafe Antigonish will be an open-ended discussion about death and dying, and is open to everyone.  The purpose of the conversation is to acknowledge the important role of death in our finite lives, and ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

United States: Spirit Mountain Retreat , 25661 Oakwood , Idyllwild, CA , 92549

Jan. 23, 2018, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific Time)

Donations appreciated for coffee, plates, plasticware, etc.

Some of the reasons for holding a Death Café:
- In our culture, denial of death as a normal part of life
- Pain and wounding this denial creates when a loss occurs
- Difficulty people experience with ...


Frome Death Cafe

With Eliz Dowling and Norma Fergusson

United Kingdom: The Boardroom , Frome Medical Practice , Frome , Somerset , BA11 2FH

Jan. 24, 2018, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Greenwich)

Free

Because living well and dying well are interlinked  but we don't often get a chance to talk about the dying part - and sharing ideas and questions over free tea and cake is a good place to start.

Frome Death Cafe is sponsored by Frome Medical Practice and Dorothy House Hospice Care.

 


Death Cafe Leamington Spa

With Debbie Collins and Celia Spiers

United Kingdom: The Clarendon Centre , 52-54 Regent Street , Leamington Spa , Warwickshire , CV32 5EG

Jan. 27, 2018, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (GMT)

A small donation to cover room rental would be appreciated.

A safe, gentle, comfortable space to share with others - a place to listen, learn and eat cake!



Death Cafe Cincinnati

With Bill Gupton

United States: Clifton Branch Library , 3400 Brookline Ave , Cincinnati , Ohio , 45220

Jan. 28, 2018, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (Eastern)

The is never a cost -- nor a need to RSVP -- for Death Cafe Cincinnati.

Death Cafe Cincinnati is an open-minded, open-hearted, open-ended discussion about death and dying.



Death Cafe in San Diego at Mission Valley Library

With Jeanne Bredestege and Mitsuo Tomita

United States: Mission Valley Public Library , Community Room , 2123 Fenton Parkway , next to IKEA , San Diego , 92108

Jan. 29, 2018, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (pst)

donations will help cover cost of tasty treats.

Death Cafes provide a safe, agenda-free place to discuss death and dying over some tasty treats.  Not a grief therapy group, it is just a friendly and interested group of people discussing death, dying and ...



Death Cafe Órgiva

With Beth Wallace

Spain: A private home (email for exact address) , Tijola , Órgiva , Granada Province , Granada Province , 00000000

Jan. 31, 2018, 8.00 p.m. - 10.00 p.m. (CET)

We suggest a donation of €5, more is welcome & less is also welcome! All monies above expenses are donated to a local relevant charity or non-profit, such as a hospice or care centre.

At a Death Café people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, enjoy café-type drinks and discuss death. 

Our objective is 'to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most ...



Death Cafe Tameside

With Andrea Wren, Funeral Celebrant

United Kingdom: Veggie Vibez Cafe , 40c Boodle Street , Ashton-Under-Lyne , Tameside , OL6 8NF

Jan. 31, 2018, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (GMT)

FREE but you're encouraged to buy a drink & cake to support our venue (CASH ONLY).

After hosting a November Death Cafe in the Tameside area which was a great succcess, it seems like a good idea to hold another one!

I would like the Death Cafe to be a space ...



Pop-up Death Cafe in Downend, Bristol

With Sue Brayne

United Kingdom: Sailsbury Road , Downend , Bristol , full address will be sent to those who book a place , BS1 5RB

Feb. 6, 2018, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (UK zone)

Suggested donation of £5 to cover teas and cake

This death cafe is popping up in Larraine Mitchell's lovely home. Places are limited to eight, so early booking is adviseable. 

Access is limited for those with disabilities.  

 



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

United States: Rustic Aristocrat Coffee , 2716 N. 21st Street , Tacoma, WA , Washington , 98406

Feb. 6, 2018, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

I'm running a Death Cafe to give people an opportunity to talk about death.  Are you scared of death?  Great, let's talk about that.  Are you intrigued by death?  Great, let's talk ...



Death Cafe in Croydon

With Creating Conversations

United Kingdom: Cafe Giardino , 30, Croydon Centrale , Croydon , CR0 1TY

Feb. 9, 2018, 12.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free Beveridge, please the Death Cafe facilitator for a Voucher

This Death Café will take place on the second Friday of each month. 

It will provide an opportunity for individuals of any background, religion, culture or belief to meet together in a non-judgemental environment to ...


Death Cafe Gig Harbor

With Dr. Kriss Kevorkian

United States: Gig Harbor Library , 4424 Point Fosdick Dr NW Gig Harbor, WA , 98335

Feb. 12, 2018, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (PST)

free



Death Cafe in San Diego at Mission Valley Library

With Mitsuo Tomita, M.D. and May Bull, RN

United States: Mission Valley Public Library , 2123 Fenton Parkway , next to IKEA , San Diego , CA , 92108

Feb. 26, 2018, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (pacific standard)

Free, but donations accepted to help with cost of treats.

Death Cafe's provide a safe, agenda-free place to discuss death and dying over some tasty treats.  Not a grief therapy group, it is just a friendly and interested group of people discussing death, dying ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

United States: Spirit Mountain Retreat , 25661 Oakwood , Idyllwild, CA , 92549

Feb. 27, 2018, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific Time)

Donations appreciated for coffee, plates, plasticware, etc.

Some of the reasons for holding a Death Café:
- In our culture, denial of death as a normal part of life
- Pain and wounding this denial creates when a loss occurs
- Difficulty people experience with ...


LGBTQ+ Death Cafe

With Nick and Janice

United Kingdom: Equity Centre , Providence Street , Bradford , West Yorkshire , BD1 1TP

March 3, 2018, 2.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (GMT)

free



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

United States: Rustic Aristocrat Coffee , 2716 N. 21st Street , Tacoma, WA , Washington , 98406

March 6, 2018, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

I'm running a Death Cafe to give people an opportunity to talk about death.  Are you scared of death?  Great, let's talk about that.  Are you intrigued by death?  Great, let's talk ...



Death Cafe in Croydon

With Creating Conversations

United Kingdom: Cafe Giardino , 30, Croydon Centrale , Croydon , CR0 1TY

March 9, 2018, 12.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free Beveridge, please ask the Death Cafe facilitator for a Voucher

This Death Café will take place on the second Friday of each month. 

It will provide an opportunity for individuals of any background, religion, culture or belief to meet together in a non-judgemental environment to ...



Death Cafe Antigonish

With Rachel Hurst

Canada: People's Place Library , 283 Main St. , Antigonish, Nova Scotia , B2G2C3

March 27, 2018, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Atlantic)

free

Death Cafe Antigonish will be an open-ended discussion about death and dying, and is open to everyone.  The purpose of the conversation is to acknowledge the important role of death in our finite lives, and ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

United States: Spirit Mountain Retreat , 25661 Oakwood , Idyllwild, CA , 92549

March 27, 2018, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific Time)

Donations appreciated for coffee, plates, plasticware, etc.

Some of the reasons for holding a Death Café:
- In our culture, denial of death as a normal part of life
- Pain and wounding this denial creates when a loss occurs
- Difficulty people experience with ...


Death Cafe' Woodland Park Colorado

With Michelle Dukette

United States: 218 E. Midland Ave , Woodland Park CO , Colorado , 80866

March 28, 2018, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (Mountain)

0

I found Death Cafe' to be very a helpful and enjoyable experience and I am very enthusiastic about sharing that experience with members of my local community. 



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

United States: Rustic Aristocrat Coffee , 2716 N. 21st Street , Tacoma, WA , Washington , 98406

April 3, 2018, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

I'm running a Death Cafe to give people an opportunity to talk about death.  Are you scared of death?  Great, let's talk about that.  Are you intrigued by death?  Great, let's talk ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

United States: Spirit Mountain Retreat , 25661 Oakwood , Idyllwild, CA , 92549

April 24, 2018, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific Time)

Donations appreciated for coffee, plates, plasticware, etc.

Some of the reasons for holding a Death Café:
- In our culture, denial of death as a normal part of life
- Pain and wounding this denial creates when a loss occurs
- Difficulty people experience with ...



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

United States: Rustic Aristocrat Coffee , 2716 N. 21st Street , Tacoma, WA , Washington , 98406

May 1, 2018, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

I'm running a Death Cafe to give people an opportunity to talk about death.  Are you scared of death?  Great, let's talk about that.  Are you intrigued by death?  Great, let's talk ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

United States: Spirit Mountain Retreat , 25661 Oakwood , Idyllwild, CA , 92549

May 22, 2018, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific Time)

Donations appreciated for coffee, plates, plasticware, etc.

Some of the reasons for holding a Death Café:
- In our culture, denial of death as a normal part of life
- Pain and wounding this denial creates when a loss occurs
- Difficulty people experience with ...



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

United States: Rustic Aristocrat Coffee , 2716 N. 21st Street , Tacoma, WA , Washington , 98406

June 5, 2018, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

I'm running a Death Cafe to give people an opportunity to talk about death.  Are you scared of death?  Great, let's talk about that.  Are you intrigued by death?  Great, let's talk ...



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

United States: Rustic Aristocrat Coffee , 2716 N. 21st Street , Tacoma, WA , Washington , 98406

July 10, 2018, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

I'm running a Death Cafe to give people an opportunity to talk about death.  Are you scared of death?  Great, let's talk about that.  Are you intrigued by death?  Great, let's talk ...



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

United States: Rustic Aristocrat Coffee , 2716 N. 21st Street , Tacoma, WA , Washington , 98406

Aug. 7, 2018, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

I'm running a Death Cafe to give people an opportunity to talk about death.  Are you scared of death?  Great, let's talk about that.  Are you intrigued by death?  Great, let's talk ...



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

United States: Rustic Aristocrat Coffee , 2716 N. 21st Street , Tacoma, WA , Washington , 98406

Sept. 4, 2018, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

I'm running a Death Cafe to give people an opportunity to talk about death.  Are you scared of death?  Great, let's talk about that.  Are you intrigued by death?  Great, let's talk ...



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

United States: Rustic Aristocrat Coffee , 2716 N. 21st Street , Tacoma, WA , Washington , 98406

Oct. 2, 2018, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

I'm running a Death Cafe to give people an opportunity to talk about death.  Are you scared of death?  Great, let's talk about that.  Are you intrigued by death?  Great, let's talk ...



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

United States: Rustic Aristocrat Coffee , 2716 N. 21st Street , Tacoma, WA , Washington , 98406

Nov. 6, 2018, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

I'm running a Death Cafe to give people an opportunity to talk about death.  Are you scared of death?  Great, let's talk about that.  Are you intrigued by death?  Great, let's talk ...



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

United States: Rustic Aristocrat Coffee , 2716 N. 21st Street , Tacoma, WA , Washington , 98406

Dec. 4, 2018, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

I'm running a Death Cafe to give people an opportunity to talk about death.  Are you scared of death?  Great, let's talk about that.  Are you intrigued by death?  Great, let's talk ...