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Death Cafe: Death Cafe in Aurora, IL

Posted by AmyRoth on June 13, 2017, 8:45 a.m.



With Aurora Public Library

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



Death Cafe write up: Death Cafe Whangarei

Posted by Jo Moselen on June 13, 2017, 4:39 a.m.

This death cafe was facilited and hosted by Jo Samuel and Jo Moselen. 

There were 8 participants including Jo and Jo. 

Everyone enjoyed a well facilited discussion which included personal experience with death and the common desire to reclaim this end of life transition. There was some good information sharing and everyone would strongly encourage others to attend a death cafe.

Some of the participants words - caring, sharing freely, warmth, enlightening, gentle, informative, affirming, connecting, inspiring.

A very successful first death cafe.



Death Cafe write up: Whangarei's 2nd Death Cafe

Posted by Jo Moselen on June 13, 2017, 4:15 a.m.

The death cafe was facilitated by Jane Cunningham. (Jo Samuel and Jo Moselen an unexpected conflicting event) We enlisted the help of Jane Cunningham who graciuosly embraced the task. There were 4 participants. 

All the participants rated the event highly and enjoyed a lively friendly discussion with like minded people with  one person commenting on being inspired to forge ahead with ideas around being a doula.

All participants would encourage others to attend a death cafe.

Some suggestions for improvement around refreshments which are limited by the cafe in the venue.

Some words from the participants - Nurturing, Gentle, very friendly, community, helpful, want more, kind, inspiring, relaxed.

Another ...



Practitioners question: Funeral Director premises as a venue?

Posted by ClaireBradford on June 12, 2017, 12:37 p.m.


Hi all

I'm thinking about starting up a DC. My first one will probably be in the community centre cafe but when I mentioned it to one of the Funeral Directors I work with, he suggested I could hold them in their new premises when it's completed next ...

Death Cafe: Bath Death Cafe

Posted by edowling on June 10, 2017, 4:33 p.m.



With Eliz Dowling

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


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 ...



Death Cafe write up: Death Cafe Taunton

Posted by Nicole Stanfield Caile on June 10, 2017, 3:49 a.m.


The first ever Death Cafe Taunton was held on Saturday, 20th May, at the Creative Innovation Centre on Paul Street. Nicole Stanfield Caile was the organiser. Over twenty people attended to discuss topics ranging from funeral plans to hospice care to ghosts to life goals. Delicious cake, gravestone biscuits, and hot drinks were enjoyed by all. In addition to the fantastic conversation, attendees also were able to view a bamboo shroud which was brought by Mrs. Stanfield Caile, as well as a beautiful rainbow wicker coffin which was brought by Wallace Stuart Funeral Directors. The event was so successful that there will be another planned at the same ...



Death Cafe: Monmouth County Death Cafe

Posted by Beth Almerini on June 9, 2017, 8:49 p.m.



With Elisabeth Almerini, RN, BSN, CHPN

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


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 ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe BH

Posted by mariliaaguiar on June 9, 2017, 7:37 a.m.



With Cristiana Savoi, Luciana Dadalto e MarĂ­lia Aguiar

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


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



Death Cafe write up: Death Cafe Duluth / Superior

Posted by Pals on June 8, 2017, 7:46 p.m. 1 comment


This was the first Duluth/Superior Death Cafe.  Hosted by Paul Schneider and Laura Star.  For our fisrt gathering we had 10 attendees.  During our introductions many topics for discussion came up.  Business/corporate/financial aspect; "questions keep coming up about death"; Honoring this part of our journey; reincarnation, dreamtime; truth, consciousness not local; fear was a good part of the conversation.  Fear of discomfort, fear of aging, fear of social ideals of death.  All just wanting an opportunity for open discussion.  As a group, we remained as one group for our time together.  Communication flowed flawlessly and open.  It was an amazing group of people and amazing ...



Death Cafe: Colorado Springs Death Cafe

Posted by GoingMyWay on June 8, 2017, 5:49 p.m.



With Susan / Going - My Way Deathcare

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


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: Colorado Springs Death Cafe

Posted by GoingMyWay on June 8, 2017, 5:47 p.m.



With Susan / Going My-way Deathcare

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


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: Colorado Springs Death Cafe

Posted by GoingMyWay on June 8, 2017, 5:44 p.m.



With Susan Coffey

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


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: Death Cafe in White River Junction, VT

Posted by Cynthia Stadler on June 8, 2017, 4:04 p.m.



With Cynthia Stadler

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


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



Death Cafe: Death Cafe in White River Junction, VT

Posted by Cynthia Stadler on June 8, 2017, 4:03 p.m.



With Cynthia Stadler

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


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



Death Cafe: Death Cafe in White River Junction, VT

Posted by Cynthia Stadler on June 8, 2017, 4:02 p.m.



With Cynthia Stadler

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


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



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