Forthcoming Death Cafes



Today: 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

June 26, 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 ...



Today: Death Cafe Stevenage

With Carol Bush

United Kingdom: Friends Meeting House , Cutty's Lane , Stevenage , SG1 1UP

June 26, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

We ask for donations to cover room hire and refreshments.

We’re running this Death Café because our experience has shown us how little, as a society, we discuss death and how unhelpful that is when we come face to face with it. 



Today: Death Cafe Cambridge

With Penny

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

June 26, 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 ...



Today: 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

June 26, 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 ...



Quincy's First Death Cafe

With Priscilla Shute and Jane Ford

United States: Panera Bread , 200 Hancock Street , No Quincy, MA , MBTA Station , across from MBTA station , 02171

June 27, 2017, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Free



Death Cafe Hoddesdon

With Alison Jackson & Karen Griffiths

United Kingdom: Costa Coffee Bar , The Pavilion (nr the clock tower) , Hoddesdon , Hertfordshire , EN11 8UB

June 27, 2017, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (GMT)

It’s free to attend, though refreshments will be available to purchase and donations to cover our running costs are welcome.



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

June 27, 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 in Hotchkiss, CO

With Dave Knutson

United States: Creamery Arts Center , 165 W. Bridge St. , Hotchkiss, CO , 81419

June 27, 2017, 4.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (MST)

Donations for food & drink only.

This is a service to our community members who value the opportunity to discuss death with other open individuals. 



The Dalles Death Cafe: June

With The Dalles Death Cafe

United States: 722 Court Street , 97058

June 27, 2017, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (PST)

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 and dying in The Dalles this ...



Death Cafe Crowthorne

With Annie Cygler

United Kingdom: Beatons Tearooms & Bookshop , 241 High Street , Crowthorne , Berks , RG45 7AH

June 27, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (uk)

No charge, just if you wish buy tea coffee and cake



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

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

June 28, 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 ...



Death Cafe MEBANE

With Sara Williams

United States: Reed's Coffee and Art , 116 West Clay Street , Mebane , North Carolina , 27302

June 28, 2017, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Eastern)

FREE

Sara’s professional career spans a trajectory in international health and, more recently, breast cancer research until her retirement from UNC in July 2016.  She was told in high school that she was obsessed with ...



Online Death Cafe organised from Bulgaria

With Veronica

Bulgaria:

June 29, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT +2)

free



Hornby Island, BC Death Cafe XI

With Sylvia Sienikehä Elysiana

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

June 29, 2017, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (PST)

free



Death Cafe Dublin

With Dr Seán O'Connell & Beth Wallace

Ireland: First Draft Coffee , Filmbase , Curved Street , Dublin 1 , 00000000

June 30, 2017, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (GMT)

We suggest a donation of €5 to cover costs - less & more are welcome too.

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 ...



757 Death Cafe

With Susan Perry

United States

June 30, 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 ...



Death Cafe in Seattle

With Amanda Allen

United States: Antares Wellness , 98108

June 30, 2017, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (pacific )

Free



The Lewisham Death Cafe

With Francis

United Kingdom: Costa Coffee , 103-105 Rushey Green , Catford , London , SE6 4AF

July 1, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (BST)

Lewisham Death Cafe is FREE



Death Cafe - Fremantle

With Ava Reyerson

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

July 1, 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 ...



Death Cafe BH

With Cristiana Savoi, Luciana Dadalto e Marília Aguiar

Brazil: Graciliano Savassi , Rua Orange, 67 , 30330-020

July 1, 2017, 4.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (Brazil)

Doação de R$ 10,00 para despesas com site.

Reunimos três mulhres que estudam a morte por gostarem da vida! Esperamos vocês!!!



Death Cafe Bundannoon

With Melissa Halliday

Australia

July 2, 2017, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (Australia)

FREE



Sacramento Death Cafe

With Sandra Young

United States

July 3, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (pacific)

Free



Death Cafe Cape Town

With Sean O'Connor

South Africa: The Dining Room , 117 Sir Lowry Road , Woodstock , Cape Town , 7925

July 3, 2017, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (GMT+2)

Voluntary donation of R 50 for cake and beverages is suggested.

It's just for the cake...



The Death Cafe in Virginia Water on 20/6 is cancelled, please see new date below

With Katrina Taee and Jane Flynn

United Kingdom: The Virginia Water Community Libraryrary, , 6 Station Parade , Virginia Water , Surrey , GU25 4AB

July 4, 2017, 6.45 p.m. - 8.45 p.m. (GMT)

We ask for a £3 donation to help cover the cost of the hire of the venue. We donate the cakes (homemade by the way) and drinks.

We both feel passionate about bringing the conversation about death and dying into everyday normal life.  Death Cafe is a wonderful way to explore thoughts and feelings about the subject, our own experiences with it ...



Norwich Death Cafe

With Tony Carter and Kayla St.Claire

United Kingdom: The King's Centre , King Street , Norwich , NR1 1PH

July 4, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (UK)

Donations requested towards room hire

Our next Death Cafe in Norwich will be open to all in a relaxed and informal setting. Tea / coffee and cakes will be available to help our conversations along. Please book in so that we ...



Malvern Death Cafe

With Zoe Norman

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

July 5, 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

July 5, 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 Liverpool

With Liverpool Medical Institute

United Kingdom: 114 Mount Pleasant , Liverpool , L3 5SR

July 5, 2017, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free

'My PhD looks at cultural represenations of death in literature. Through doing this research it became clear that whilst people were interested in reading about death there were very few opportunities for people to talk ...



Death Cafe Duluth / Superior

With Paul Schneider

United States: Superior Public Library , 1530 Tower Ave , Superior , WI , 54880

July 5, 2017, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Central)

Free

Paul has found a fascinating topic for discussion - Death.  Paul recently began studying Shamanism and learned of Death Cafe.  Being in Tucson, AZ for the winter, Paul received a email regarding Tucson Death Cafe.  That ...



Death Cafe Austin

With brooks kasson

United States: life in the city church , 20-5 east monroe , austin , 78704

July 5, 2017, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (central USA)

donation accepted for brownies and church

in depth, juicy conversation, every time!



Vancouver Death Cafe

With Janet Rivers, Kelly Sangha and Erika Taylor

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

July 6, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (PDT)

Donations accepted to cover costs

Please RSVP, as space limited to 20 and we don't want to run out of cake.



'Death Cafe' Cheltenham

With Suffolk Anthology

United Kingdom: Suffolk Anthology , 17 Suffolk Parade , Cheltenham , Gloucestershire , England , GL50 2AE

July 6, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (England)

Free



Death Cafe Susquehanna River Valley of Central PA

With Cindy Moyer LSW CDP and Jim Desiderati RN

United States: 21 N 3rd St (upstairs) , Lewisburg, Pennsylvania , 17837

July 8, 2017, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time (U.S.))

Free

A safe and nurturing place to talk about dying, death and quality of life. This is NOT a bereavement support group.

Open Forum - No Agendas.

Be curious - Be Courageous - Be Comfortable



Cleveland Heights Death Cafe

With Kate Smith

United States: Unitarian Universalist Society , 2728 Lancashire Rd. , Cleveland Heights , Ohio , OH , 44106

July 8, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (EST)

None

Jill, Roland and I are on the board of the Cleveland Memorial Society, an organization that addresses end-of-life issues by making funeral and cremation planning simple and affordable.

The 3 of us are keenly interested ...



Death Cafe Cyprus

With Ruta & Grigoris

Cyprus: Soul Space , Stasikratous 0 street , Larnaca

July 8, 2017, 1.30 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (GMT +02.00)

Food & drinks can be purchased at the premises.



Death Cafe SE Portland

With Christine Borchert

United States: 4304 SE Center St , Portland, Oregon , 97206

July 9, 2017, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Free-Donations accepted.

Personal experience with the death of three beloved family members left me with a number of regrets and doubts that I carried with me for many years. Once I realized that I wanted to work ...



Bath Death Cafe

With Eliz Dowling

United Kingdom: The Widcome Deli , 18 Widcome Parade , BA2 4LD , Somerset , England , BA2 4 LD

July 9, 2017, 3.30 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (British)

There will be no charge to join us at this meeting, drinks and home made delicious cake will be available for purchasing .

This meeting is

Free of charge and open to all

Confidential to those in attendance 

a friendly place if you like tea/cake

But the meeting does not

Offer bereavement counseling 

Marketing for funeral services ...



Death Cafe Galway

With Beth Wallace

Ireland: The Secret Garden , 4 William Street West , Galway

July 10, 2017, 8.00 p.m. - 10.00 p.m. (GMT)

We suggest a donation of €5 to cover costs - less & more are welcome too.

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 ...



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

United States: B Sharp Coffee House , 706 Opera Alley , Tacoma, WA , Washington , 98402

July 11, 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 Bedford

With Suzanne Edgington & Chris Churcher

United Kingdom: Frescoes Coffee House , 20 Mill Street , Bedford , MK40 3HD

July 11, 2017, 2.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (England)

Free Entry we just ask that you kindly purchase some kind of refreshment.

Frescoes Coffee House in the heart of Bedford town centre has a relaxed informal atmosphere. We gather upstairs and chat away in two cosy rooms with local artworks around the walls and the gentle aroma ...



Monmouth County Death Cafe

With Elisabeth Almerini, RN, BSN, CHPN

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

July 11, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time)

Suggested donation: $10 for space and refreshments. Gratefully accepted, but not required.

Death and dying seem to be the last taboo, so come  break the taboo and join in a lively, interesting conversation about all things related to death and dying.  Bring your questions, your opinions, and ...



Scarborough Death Cafe

With Brigit Peacock & Mark Hancock

United Kingdom: Special Send-Offs , 36 Newlands Park Drive , Scarborough , North Yorkshire , YO12 6DJ

July 11, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

Donations welcome to cover costs

This will be the 6th Death Cafe in the Scarborough region.  The last five have been well attended events in which people have made new friends, enjoyed coffee and cake and had both moving and ...



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

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

July 12, 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 ...



Kent Ohio Death Cafe

With Last Exit Book and Cafe

United States: 124 East Main Street , Kent, Ohio , 44240 , 44240

July 12, 2017, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (EST)

no cost, but suggest beverage purchase

The Death Café is a safe and relaxed space where people, often strangers, meet to discuss topics related to death and dying.  The goal is to engage in interesting, thought-provoking and life affirming conversations.  Death ...



Death Cafe Santa Barbara

With Lynn Holzman, Liz Bauer, and Peggy Levine

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

July 12, 2017, 3.30 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (PST)

Free

Please note earlier time
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, July 12, 2017
Time:  3:30-5 ...



Death Cafe in Croydon

With Fiona Reynolds

United Kingdom: Clocktower Cafe , Katherine Street , Croydon , CR9 1ET

July 14, 2017, 12.30 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (BST)

Free beveridge, please ask Fiona, the Death Cafe facilitator for a Voucher

There is a space reserved just for you, so do join us for this death cafe, in Central Croydon.

As this Death Cafe is faciliated over a lunchtime period, do think about leaving your desk ...



Death Cafe Newtown

With Melissa Halliday (me)

Australia: Darley Street , Newtown , Text Mel on 0425213338 , Details will be texted to you , 2042

July 15, 2017, 3.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (Eastern Standard time - Sydney)

Free

I am running this Death Cafe with End of Life Conversations in mind; it is the fifth I have run and gets more interesting each time! I prefer to keep it to under 12 people ...



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

July 15, 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 ...



Chambana Death Cafe July 2017

With Sherry Gilles

United States: Unity Church and Spiritual Center , 1206 E Main , Urbana, Illinois , nearest bus stop is Main and Glover , free parking , 61801

July 15, 2017, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (central, daylights saving time)

Please donate directly to Death Cafe!

Free to attend. Come as you are. Bring your sense of humour if you can. This is not a support group for the recently bereaved. We offer a comfortable and confidential space. 

What we talk ...



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

With Kepler Salon

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

July 16, 2017, 3.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (Central European Time)

free

Death Cafe - Mit dem Tod bei Kaffee und Kuchen

Wann reden wir über den Tod? Wie? Mit wem? Auch wenn wir mit Bildern und Berichten von Tod und Sterben auf der ganzen Welt tagtäglich ...



Death Cafe in White River Junction, VT

With Cynthia Stadler

United States: The Open Door , 18 North Main Street , White River Junction, VT , 316 Main Street, Office 1, PO Box 1590 , 050001

July 16, 2017, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (EST)

Open Door Scholarship Fund and Refreshments

My goal is to create a safe, friendly relaxed space for people to discuss what really matters. All welcome.  Always snacks.  Definitely lively conversation.



Monthly Death Cafe in Toronto

With Dying Well Collective

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

July 18, 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 ...



Johnson Death Cafe

With TBA

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

July 18, 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.



Death Cafe Grenoble

With Marie Vial

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

July 18, 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 ...



Colorado Springs Death Cafe

With Susan Coffey

United States: Evergreen Cemetery Chapel , 1005 Hancock Expressway , Colorado Springs , CO , 80903

July 18, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (MDT)

During the summer we ask for a good will donation for the Evergreen Cemetery Benevolent Society, an all volunteer 501c3 nonprofit founded to preserve the resting places of local pioneers.

Americans are death phobic.  Having a conversation about the inevitable makes it less uncomfortable.  We laugh.  We cry.  We come together as a community!

 



Finsbury Park Death Cafe

With London End of Life doulas

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

July 18, 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, there would be no event. We can only make the event free, while people honour this arrangement

Caroline Dent and Zaidee O'Dell have both trained as End of Life Doulas (a new and emerging role, providing compassionate presence and practical support for people with life limiting conditions. They both volunteer as ...



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

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

July 19, 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 ...



Highcliffe Death Cafe

With Lis Horwich

United Kingdom

July 19, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (British Summer Time)

A suggested donation of £3 per person to cover expenses

Lis trusts the more we talk about death the more we become at ease with the thought and the more we can help other people explore this taboo subject. It is always a good experience ...



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

July 19, 2017, 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.



Death Cafe in Mount Joy

With Milanof-Schock Library in concert with the Pennsylvania Link to Aging and Disability Resources

United States: 1184 Anderson Ferry Road , Mount Joy , 17552

July 19, 2017, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Eastern)

The Death Cafe is FREE.

It's the first Death Cafe in Mount Joy and it's going to be a place and time to have an honest conversation about death. You and the others who come together select the ...



1st Alton Death Cafe

With Wendelien McNicoll & Diana Opio

United Kingdom: The Allen Gallery , 10-12 Church Street , ALTON , Hampshire , GU34 2BW

July 20, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (UK)

We kindly ask for a £2 donation to cover the room rental. The Allen Gallery Cafe offers a delicious selection of bakes, cakes, coffee and teas.

We are thrilled that the beautiful Allen Gallery is supporting the first ever Death Cafe in the Alton area for the benefit of the wider community. 

https://hampshireculturaltrust.org.uk/allen-gallery

About this Death Cafe ...



Death Cafe Islington

With Gentle Dusk & Age UK Islington

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

July 20, 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 ...



Death Cafe Asheville

With Said Osio

United States: Reuter Center UNCA Campus , Asheville , NC , 28804

July 21, 2017, 5.00 p.m. - 6.45 p.m. (eastern)

No Cost



Kingston Death Cafe

With Fred and Annette

United Kingdom: Kingston Quaker Centre , Fairfield East , Kingston , Surrey , KT1 2PT

July 22, 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 ...



Death Cafe Bellingham, MA

With Death Cafe at the Robin’s Nest Facilitated by Elsa Elliott and Danielle Dionne

United States: 799 S Main St, Ste 9 , Bellingham, MA 02019 , 508.244.4881 , 02019

July 22, 2017, 5.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (EST)

Suggested donation of $10 to cover expenses

Please do let us know you are coming by calling the Robin's Nest: (508) 244-4881.

You are invited to join us for an open, confidential conversation about death in the fashion of the growing ...



Death Cafe Northern Westchester

With Barbara Sarah

United States: Katonah Village Library , 26 Bedford Road , Katonah NY 10536 , 10536

July 22, 2017, 10.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. (Eastern)

donatons requested



Death Cafe Chico

With AllSEDD

United States: Chico Branch, Butte County Library , 1108 Sherman Avenue , Chico , CA , 95926

July 23, 2017, 5.30 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (pacific)

free (donations for food costs accepted)

Facilitated conversation and refreshments--nourishing snacks, cake and tea-- will be available. Donations accepted, but not required.

Please contact <alliancesedd@gmail.com> for additional information.



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

July 25, 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 in San Diego, California

With Erin Raskin DACM, LAc

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

July 25, 2017, 1.30 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (pst)

Free



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

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

July 26, 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

July 26, 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 Harwich, MA

With Harwich Council on Aging

United States: Harwich Council on Aging , 100 Oak St. , Harwich, MA , USA , 02645

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

No donations.



Death Cafe in Redwood City, CA in Spanish

With Fair Oaks Community Center & Mission Hospice & Home Care

United States: Fair Oaks Adult Activities Community Center , 2600 Middlefield Rd , Redwood City , CA , 94063

July 26, 2017, 10.30 a.m. - 11.30 a.m. (PST)

Free

This Death Cafe will be offered in Spanish!



Death Cafe in Aurora, IL

With Aurora Public Library

United States: Santori Library , 101 S. River St. , Aurora, IL , 60506

July 27, 2017, 5.30 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (CDT)

free



Death Cafe Topeka

With Laura Burton

United States: Midland Care on 6th Avenue , 1112 SW 6th Avenue , Topeka, KS 66606 , 66606

July 28, 2017, 4.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (CST)

free

At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. 

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



Death Cafe in Brighton

With Frances Tulley

United Kingdom: Brighton Unitarian Church Hall , New Road , Brighton , BN1 1UF

July 30, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (BST)

Free event. Donations towards the cost of refreshments and the church building appeal fund would be welcomed.

This is a group-led discussion on all death-related subjects. Although this is not a counselling session and we don't profess to have all the answers it is a safe place to begin what, for ...



Ely Death Cafe

With Emma Coonan and Miriam Taylor

United Kingdom: The High Flyer , 69 Newnham Street , Ely , Cambs , CB7 4PQ

July 30, 2017, 3.30 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (BST)

No cost: please buy refreshments (cake!) from the bar.

At a Death Cafe people come together in a relaxed setting to drink tea, eat cake and share their stories about death. Warning: feelings of relief, positivity and unexpected humour may occur.

 

Please RSVP if ...



Death Cafe Tampa

With Cat Martin

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

July 30, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Eastern)

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

Join us in celebrating Death Cafe Tampa's 1 year Anniversary.

We'll talk about death and dying some more!

 

 



Ithaca Death Cafe

With Angela Mennitto, Chris Dunham, Tricia Conroy, Bronwyn Mohlke, Rebecca Weger

United States: Third Street Quaker Meetinghouse Library , 120 Third Street , Ithaca, NY , 14850

July 31, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Free, but donations are gratefully accepted for the cost of the facility and edibles.

Please join us in a relaxed setting to discuss death, drink tea, and eat cake.  Death Cafes are gatherings to share thought-provoking, engaging and respectful conversations on death. They are not intended as a bereavement ...



Death Cafe in San Diego at Mission Valley Library

With Jeanne Bredstege and May Bull, RN

United States: 2123 Fenton Parkway , Next to IKEA , San Diego , CA , 92108

July 31, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 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 ...



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

United States: B Sharp Coffee House , 706 Opera Alley , Tacoma, WA , Washington , 98402

Aug. 1, 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 in Boston

With Fenway Community Center

United States: 1282 Boylston Street, Boston , 02215

Aug. 1, 2017, 7.15 p.m. - 8.45 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 Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

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

Aug. 2, 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 - Fremantle

With Ava Reyerson

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

Aug. 5, 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 ...



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

Aug. 6, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific)

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

This is our 3rd year offering Death Cafes in Alameda, and we continue to be inspired, and encouraged by those attenting these cafes. 

It's been a wonderful experience being able to provide folks a ...



Death Cafe in Virginia Beach, VA

With Christina & John Guzman

United States: Java Surf Cafe , 1860 Laskin Rd , Virginia Beach , 23454 , 23454

Aug. 6, 2017, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (Eastern)

donations for cake & expenses.

We aim to keep the event as informal and relaxed as possible, for people to share as little or as much as they feel comfortable with about their thoughts and experiences around death and dying ...



Death Cafe Bedford

With Suzanne Edgington & Chris Churcher

United Kingdom: Frescoes Coffee House , 20 Mill Street , Bedford , MK40 3HD

Aug. 8, 2017, 2.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (England)

Free Entry we just ask that you kindly purchase some kind of refreshment.

Frescoes Coffee House in the heart of Bedford town centre has a relaxed informal atmosphere. We gather upstairs and chat away in two cosy rooms with local artworks around the walls and the gentle aroma ...



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

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

Aug. 9, 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 ...



Andover Death Cafe

With Memorial Hall Library

United States: Memorial Hall Library , Second Floor , 2 North Main Street , Andover, MA , TEL: 978-623-8400 , 01810

Aug. 9, 2017, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time)

No Charge

Join other adults for Memorial Hall Library's seventh evening of open, lively, and insightful discussion about death. While not a support group nor a venue for bereavement, a Death Cafe seeks to provide ...



Death Cafe in Budapest

With Petra Geiszbühl-Szimon and László Nemes

Hungary: Sziget Beach - Cökxpôn Chill Garden , Sziget Festival Hungary, Budapest , 1033 Budapest

Aug. 11, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (CET)

no fees for the discussion (there is a generic entrance fee for the festival)

This Death Cafe takes place in a very special place -  in an art venue at one of the most popular music and art festivals, the Sziget Festival - The Island of Freedom 2017, Hungary (http://szigetfestival ...



Death Cafe in Croydon

With Fiona Reynolds

United Kingdom: Clocktower Cafe , Katherine Street , Croydon , CR9 1ET

Aug. 11, 2017, 12.30 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (BST)

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

There is a space reserved just for you, so do join us for this death cafe, in Central Croydon.

As this Death Cafe is faciliated over a lunchtime period, do think about leaving your desk ...



Death Cafe San Diego, San Carlos

With Maggie Pound and Scott Masters

United States: San Carlos Library , 7265 Jackson Drive , San Diego , California , Conference Room , 92119

Aug. 11, 2017, 3.30 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (PDt)

Donations to defray costs appreciated

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 ...



Death Cafe Susquehanna River Valley of Central PA

With Cindy Moyer LSW CDP and Jim Desiderati RN

United States: 21 N 3rd St (upstairs) , Lewisburg, Pennsylvania , 17837

Aug. 12, 2017, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time (U.S.))

Free

A safe and nurturing place to talk about dying, death and quality of life. This is NOT a bereavement support group.

Open Forum - No Agendas.

Be curious - Be Courageous - Be Comfortable



Death Cafe Port Charlotte, Florida

With Debra Fewell & Ray Scott

United States: Kays-Ponger & Uselton Funeral Home , 2405 Harbor Blvd , Port Charlotte, FL 33952 , 33952

Aug. 13, 2017, 1.30 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Free

Death Cafe is such an amazing group of people from all walks of life, joining together to share our thoughts and to discuss all topics of death. Debra Fewell is one  the funeral director of ...



Death Cafe in Budapest

With Petra Geiszbühl-Szimon and László Nemes

Hungary: Sziget Beach - Cökxpôn Chill Garden , Sziget Festival Hungary, Budapest , 1033 Budapest

Aug. 13, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (CET)

The Death Cafe itself is free of charge, but there is a generic entrance fee for the festival

This Death Cafe takes place in a very special place -  in an art venue at one of the most popular music and art festivals, the Sziget Festival - The Island of Freedom 2017, Hungary (http://szigetfestival ...



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

With Kepler Salon

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

Aug. 13, 2017, 3.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (Central European Time)

free

Death Cafe - Mit dem Tod bei Kaffee und Kuchen

Oft erzählen Trauernde, dass sie sich einsam fühlen, weil niemand etwas über Erfahrungen mit dem Tod hören will, oder weil sie einfach niemanden ...



Monthly Death Cafe in Toronto

With Dying Well Collective

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

Aug. 15, 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 ...



Johnson Death Cafe

With TBA

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

Aug. 15, 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.



RVA Death Cafe

With Shelby Kirillin

United States: Perk , 2620 Buford Rd. , Chesterfield , VA , 23235 , 23235

Aug. 15, 2017, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

Donations welcome

As an end of life doula, I believe that it's so important to openly dialog about death and dying.  Our western culture has made this subject so taboo, yet we all experience it.  I ...



Colorado Springs Death Cafe

With Susan / Going My-way Deathcare

United States: Evergreen Cemetery Chapel , 1005 Hancock Expressway , Colorado Springs , CO , 80903

Aug. 15, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (MDT)

During the summer we ask for a good will donation for the Evergreen Cemetery Benevolent Society, an all volunteer 501c3 nonprofit founded to preserve the resting places of local pioneers.

Americans are death phobic.  Having a conversation about the inevitable makes it less uncomfortable.  We laugh.  We cry.  We come together as a community!

 



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

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

Aug. 16, 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 ...



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

Aug. 19, 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 in White River Junction, VT

With Cynthia Stadler

United States: The Open Door , 18 North Main Street , White River Junction, VT , 316 Main Street, Office 1, PO Box 1590 , 050001

Aug. 20, 2017, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (EST)

Open Door Scholarship Fund and Refreshments

My goal is to create a safe, friendly relaxed space for people to discuss what really matters. All welcome.  Always snacks.  Definitely lively conversation.



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

Aug. 22, 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 Chico

With AllSEDD

United States: Chico Branch, Butte County Library , 1108 Sherman Avenue , Chico , CA , 95926

Aug. 27, 2017, 5.30 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (pacific)

free (donations for food costs accepted)

Facilitated conversation and refreshments--nourishing snacks, cake and tea-- will be available. Donations accepted, but not required.

Please contact <alliancesedd@gmail.com> for additional information.



Death Cafe Cincinnati

With Bill Gupton

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

Aug. 29, 2017, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Eastern)

No charge



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

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

Aug. 30, 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 - Fremantle

With Ava Reyerson

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

Sept. 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 ...



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

United States: B Sharp Coffee House , 706 Opera Alley , Tacoma, WA , Washington , 98402

Sept. 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 Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

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

Sept. 6, 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 ...



Death Cafe Airdrie

With Alba Garcia

Canada

Sept. 10, 2017, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Mountain Time)

Free

Place will be announce soon



Death Cafe - Palo Alto

With Mission Hospice & Home Care and Seniors at Home, a division of Jewish Family & Children's Services and Mission Hospice & Home Care

United States: Seniors at Home , Jewish Family & Children's Services , 200 Channing Ave , Palo Alto CA , 94301

Sept. 12, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (PST)

FREE!

4500 Death Cafes have taken place around the world since the first one in the UK in 2011.  

Please join us for what is sure to be a lively discussion, thoughtful considering, inspiring insights, and ...



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

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

Sept. 13, 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 ...



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

Sept. 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: Westmoreland Art Museum

With Deanna Mance, Rachel Butler, Kristin Hauman, Karen Bernard, Carolyn Thompson

United States: Westmoreland Museum of American Art , 221 N. Main Street , Greensburg PA , 15601

Sept. 17, 2017, 1.30 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (EST)

Donations will be accepted for Westmoreland Museum of American Art.

Kindly bring a handheld dessert like cupcakes, cookies, or some fruit to share. We will provide coffee, tea, drinkware, plates, and napkins. Doors open at 1:00 and the conversation will begin at 1:30 ...



Death Cafe in White River Junction, VT

With Cynthia Stadler

United States: The Open Door , 18 North Main Street , White River Junction, VT , 316 Main Street, Office 1, PO Box 1590 , 050001

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

Open Door Scholarship Fund and Refreshments

My goal is to create a safe, friendly relaxed space for people to discuss what really matters. All welcome.  Always snacks.  Definitely lively conversation.



Monthly Death Cafe in Toronto

With Dying Well Collective

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

Sept. 19, 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 ...



Johnson Death Cafe

With TBA

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

Sept. 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 at BACC

With Mission Hospice & Home Care & BACC

United States: Bay Area Cancer Connections (BACC) , 2335 El Camino Real , Palo Alto , 94306

Sept. 19, 2017, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (PST)

FREE - donations for snacks gratefully accepted

Bay Area Cancer Connections is a nonprofit organization that supports people touched by breast or ovarian cancer by providing comprehensive, personalized services in an atmosphere of warmth and compassion.

Mission Hospice & Home Care has served ...



Colorado Springs Death Cafe

With Susan / Going - My Way Deathcare

United States: Evergreen Cemetery Chapel , 1005 Hancock Expressway , Colorado Springs, CO , 80903

Sept. 19, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (MDT)

During the summer we ask for a good will donation for the Evergreen Cemetery Benevolent Society, an all volunteer 501c3 nonprofit founded to preserve the resting places of local pioneers.

Americans are death phobic.  Having a conversation about the inevitable makes it less uncomfortable.  We laugh.  We cry.  We come together as a community!



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

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

Sept. 20, 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 ...



Death Cafe Kildare

With Sharon Murphy

Ireland: Naas, Co. Kildare , Sallins , Co. Kildare , KILDARE

Sept. 20, 2017, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free Entry. Maybe small donation, depending on venue.

Inspired by the wonderful Irish radio documentary Kicking the Bucket and the success of the Death Café in Limerick, I began to discuss the possibility of running a Café in Kildare. The Death Café model ...



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

Sept. 20, 2017, 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.



Death Cafe in Kitchener, Ontario

With Crysta Fernandez and Tina Dionne

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

Sept. 22, 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 ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

Sept. 26, 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 Palo Alto

With Mission Hospice & Home Care & Seniors at Home

United States: Seniors at Home - a division of Jewish Family & Children's Services , 200 Channing Ave , Palo Alto , 94306

Sept. 26, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (PST)

FREE - donations for snacks gratefully accepted

Seniors at Home serves seniors throughout Santa Clara, San Mateo and San Francisco Counties.  As a division of Jewish Family & CHildren's Services there is a long tradition of provisding care and service to families ...



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

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

Sept. 27, 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 Perth, Scotland

With Ruth Burgess, Liz Paterson, Dennis Gardener and Rachel Weiss

United Kingdom: Queens Hotel Bar , Leonard Street , Perth , PH2 8JB

Sept. 29, 2017, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (BST)

The event is free and refreshments will be available for the usual prices

The first Perth Death Cafe was in 2015, as a one-off event, not knowing how much interest there would be. Well, people were interested, so now we are announcing our 4th Death Cafe in Perth ...



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

Oct. 1, 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 ...



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

United States: B Sharp Coffee House , 706 Opera Alley , Tacoma, WA , Washington , 98402

Oct. 3, 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 Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

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

Oct. 4, 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 ...



Death Cafe - Fremantle

With Ava Reyerson

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

Oct. 7, 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 ...



Charlottesville, Virginia Death Cafe

With Hospice of the Piedmont & Senior Center

United States: Senior Center , 1180 Pepsi Place , Charlottesville , Virginia , 22901

Oct. 8, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Free



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

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

Oct. 11, 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 ...



Monthly Death Cafe in Toronto

With Dying Well Collective

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

Oct. 17, 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 ...



Johnson Death Cafe

With TBA

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

Oct. 17, 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 Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

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

Oct. 18, 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 ...



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

Oct. 21, 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 ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

Oct. 24, 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

Oct. 25, 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 Kitchener, Ontario

With Crysta Fernandez and Tina Dionne

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

Oct. 27, 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 Zürich

With Sarah Buchmann

Switzerland: Cabaret Voltaire , Spiegelgasse 1 , 8001

Oct. 29, 2017, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (UTC+01:00)

future Death Café Zürich

 

 

„Über den Tod reden bringt dich nicht um, sondern weiter.“

 

Unter diesem Motto treffen sich Interessierte zum ungezwungenen Gespräch rund um das Thema Tod bei Kaffee/Tee und Kuchen. Die Veranstaltung ist weltanschaulich neutral ...



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

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

Nov. 1, 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 ...



Death Cafe - Fremantle

With Ava Reyerson

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

Nov. 4, 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 ...



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

United States: B Sharp Coffee House , 706 Opera Alley , Tacoma, WA , Washington , 98402

Nov. 7, 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 Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

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

Nov. 8, 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 ...



Andover Death Cafe

With Memorial Hall Library

United States: Memorial Hall Library , Second Floor , 2 North Main Street , Andover, MA , TEL: 978-623-8400 , 01810

Nov. 8, 2017, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time)

No Charge

Join other adults for Memorial Hall Library's eighth evening of open, lively, and insightful discussion about death. While not a support group nor a venue for bereavement, a Death Cafe seeks to provide ...



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

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

Nov. 15, 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 ...



Death Cafe - Palo Alto

With Mission Hospice & Home Care and Seniors at Home, a division of Jewish Family & Children's Services and Mission Hospice & Home Care

United States: Seniors at Home , Jewish Family & Children's Services , 200 Channing Ave , Palo Alto CA , 94301

Nov. 15, 2017, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (PST)

FREE!

4500 Death Cafes have taken place around the world since the first one in the UK in 2011.  

Please join us for what is sure to be a lively discussion, thoughtful considering, inspiring insights, and ...



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

Nov. 18, 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 ...



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 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 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 ...



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 ...



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 - 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 ...



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 ...



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

United States: B Sharp Coffee House , 706 Opera Alley , Tacoma, WA , Washington , 98402

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 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 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 ...



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 ...