Forthcoming Death Cafes


Today: Death Cafe Winchester, VA

With Mary Jane Lee

United States: Steamy's Cafe , 38 E. Piccadilly St. , Winchester, VA 22601 , 22601

Aug. 2, 2015, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (EDT)

There is no charge.

Death Cafe, Winchester, VA meets at Steamy's Cafe in a brightly lit room. The dialogue is open, unstructured, and sensitive to the desires and needs of all. It has been informative, interesting, and fun.



Death Cafe Pittsford

With Nancy Scarcello

United States: Maclure Library , 840 Arch St Pittsford, VT , 05763

Aug. 3, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (eastern standard)

Donations requested towards gas, advertising, tea, and cake



Death Cafe - Seattle - Lake City

With Loren Peters

United States: George: Center for Community , 2212 NE 125th St. , Seattle, WA , 3106 Harris Park Ave , 98125

Aug. 3, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (PST)

Donations to help George cover its expenses as host will be greatly appreciated.

All are welcome.  Please come and add your voice to our conversation.



Malvern Death Cafe

With Sue Friston

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

Aug. 5, 2015, 2.00 a.m. - 4.00 p.m. (GMT)

£3 suggested donation towards venue hire please, but please feel free to attend without donation.

Why I'm 'running' this?  The funerals I've attended and the repercussions of expected and unexpected, untimely deaths have made it clear that it is possible to have a good death and there is ...



Plymouth Death Cafe

With Beacon Hospice

United States

Aug. 5, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Eastern)

Free


Evanston Death Cafe

With Eric Jacobson, Sharon Rosman

United States: The Levy Senior Center , 300 Dodge Ave , Evanston, Illinois , 60202

Aug. 7, 2015, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (Central)

free of charge

We are starting a MONTHLY Death Cafe because we want people to have the opportunity to discuss death, without anyone saying "Let's change the subject and talk about something else more positive."  But death can indeed be positive, serving as a persistent reminder to live our lives to the fullest, with whatever time we do have left.  Many of us are scared of death ...



Death Cafe Blue Mountains

With Hayley West & Gareth Thomas

Australia: Music Hunter the Experience POP UP SHOP , 186 Katoomba Street , Katoomba , Blue Mountains , New South Wales , 2780

Aug. 8, 2015, 12.00 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (Australia Sydney EST)

FREE

Death Cafe Blue Mountains is running in conjunction with Dying to Know Day - August 8.

D2KDay is an annual day of action in australia dedicated to bringing to life conversations and community actions around death ...



Flagstaff August Death Cafe

With Aleia O'Reilly, Meg Leander, Angela Krupica and Rajean Bifano-Elzey

United States: 400 W. Aspen Street , Flagstaff, AZ , 86001

Aug. 8, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Mountain Time)

Donations requested

Local nonprofit, Further Shore sponsors this Cafe. It is open to spiritual and secular communities alike. Conversation topics are chosen by attendees and guided by facilitators. Our Cafe is very popular and there is always ...



Death Cafe Footscray

With Peta Murray

Australia: Happy River Cafe , 45 Moreland Street , Footscray , Victoria , 3011

Aug. 8, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (AEST)

This is a free event

This Death Cafe event is generously supported by the City of Maribyrnong, and Footscray Community Arts Centre. It is held on "Dying to Know Day",  an annual day of action dedicated to bringing to life ...



Death Cafe in Plant City

With Lisa, Richard, & Riley Shepherd

United States: 1914 Plant City High School Community Center , 605 North Collins Street , Plant City , Florida , USA , 33566-3321

Aug. 8, 2015, 10.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. (US Eastern)

Free- no costs

Our first death cafe to celebrate Dying To Know Day is open to the community to join us in an open discussion about death and dying while sharing cake!

How Do You Say Good-Bye, A ...



Death Cafe Ballarat

With Ajanta Judd

Australia: The Salon Cafe at the Gallery , Art Gallery of Ballarat , Lydiard Street , Ballarat , Opposite Regent Cinemas , 3350

Aug. 8, 2015, 10.00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m. (Ballarat, Victoria is GMT/UTC + 10h during Standard Time)

Donations for advertising, flyers, etc and perhaps advertising a Meet Up group.

This event is for Dying to Know Day - 9 August 2015

Dying to Know Day is a day of action for conversations & community actions around death

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Death Cafe on Garnet, Westmere, Auckland

With Carol Wales

New Zealand: Garnet Station Cafe , 85 Garnet Road , Westmere , Auckland , 1022

Aug. 9, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (NZ time)

Free



Death Cafe Bellingen

With Simone' Harris

Australia: Hathor House , 26 Dowle st , Bellingen , NSW , Australia , 2454

Aug. 9, 2015, 11.00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m. (Australia)

Donation is voluntary and it goes towards food and drink and hiring of the space.

I have chosen to run a cafe as it is time for conversations around death, dying and life to surface. I have found that people want to talk about this subject however are afraid to ...



Death Cafe in Fairfax, California

With The Clear Light Institute of Sukhasiddhi Foundation

United States: 771 Center Blvd , Fairfax, California , 94930

Aug. 9, 2015, 4.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (Pacific)

free, donations accepted

Our culture denies old age, sickness and death.  Impermanence and death is an essential Buddhist teaching and we welcome the open discussion that increases awareness so we can make the most of our finite lives.



Death Cafe in Clovis, CA

With California Central Valley Coalition For Compassionate Care

United States: 500 Club Bar and Grill , 500 Clovis Ave , Clovis , CA , 93612

Aug. 9, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (Pacific Time)

Free, donations accepted

Death Cafe is part of an international movement to create an environment where people can comfortably (well sort of) discuss death & end of life preparedness...
 
It's not therapy, it's just people gathering for ...



Death Cafe Asheville

With thirdmessenger

United States: 78 lexington ave , asheville , NC , north carolina , 28801

Aug. 9, 2015, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (Eastern)

Donations requested



Ithaca Death Cafe

With Angela Mennitto, Chris Dunham and Tricia Conroy

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

Aug. 11, 2015, 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 ...



Brooklyn Death Cafe

With Louise de Winter

United States: Morbid Anatomy Museum , 424-A 3rd Avenue , Brooklyn , NY , 11215

Aug. 11, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (ET)

Free

You're invited to join us at the Morbid Anatomy Museum's Cafe for the second Death Cafe hosted by funeral planner, Louise de Winter.

Discuss all matters of death, dying, life and living in ...



Death Cafe Oakland-Men's Group

With Bill Palmer, Roy Remer

United States: Chapel of the Chimes , 4499 Piedmont Avenue , Oakland , California , California , 94612

Aug. 11, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (US West Coast)

Free

This is a special, experimental Death Cafe Oakland for men only.  In the future, we will hold events for other special groups.

All who identify as a male are welcome.  If you do not identify ...



Death Cafe Great Barrington

With Ann-Elizabeth Barnes

United States: Berkshire Community College , Great Barrington , MA , 01230

Aug. 12, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (EST)

Free

We host a Death Cafe every month on the 2nd Wednesday of the month.

We have been doing this since Jan 2014



Death Cafe in Ste Anne, Manitoba

With Anni Markmann

Canada: 36 Dawson Road , Ste Anne, Manitoba , R5H1B5

Aug. 13, 2015, 10.00 a.m. - 11.00 a.m. (Central Daylight)

No Charge


Foothills Death Cafe

With patsy barnes

United States: Hearthfire books , 1254 Bergen Parkway #D118 , Evergreen, Co. , 80439

Aug. 15, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (mountain standard)

free



Belleville, IL Death Cafe

With Maggie and Sharon

United States: Miscellanea House Cafe' , 1111 West Main Street , Belleville , Illinois , 62220 , 62220

Aug. 15, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (CST)

Accept Donations

We are running this Death Cafe with the purpose of having an open discussion about death and all that encompasses so people can learn to make the most of living.



Death Cafe of Metro Denver

With Nancy English

United States: Strange Grounds Coffee Bar , 1417 South Broadway , Denver, CO , 80210

Aug. 16, 2015, 12.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (Mountain Daylight Time)

Free, but we hope you can support the Venue by donations

We  love coffee, tea and cake and find the topic of death to be of never ending interest!   The group is semi structered as it is important every one gets the opportunity to talk if ...



Metro Denver Death Cafe

With Nancy English

United States: 1417 South Broadway , Strange Grounds Coffee Bar , 80203

Aug. 16, 2015, 12.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (MDT)

Free, but we hope you can support the Venue by donations

 I love the mystery of death and our conversations cover the gamit of Death.

 

Also I feel it is important to have plans and not let the medical establishment take over my dying when that ...



Carmel Death Cafe

With Elaine Voci Life Skills Coaching LLC

United States

Aug. 16, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (EST)

free

When death was close to Americans 100 years ago, it was a familiar, natural part of life, and it was a family event with the family washing the body, clothing it and waking the loved ...



Death Cafe @ Setagaya

With Grief Support Setagaya

Japan: Okusawa 2-32-11 , Setagaya , Tokyo , 158-0083

Aug. 16, 2015, 4.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (JST)

Suggested donation of 500 yen for venue

Co-sponsored by FAV (Feminist Active Documentary Video Festa) and Share Okusawa



Johnson Death Cafe

With TBA

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

Aug. 18, 2015, 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 Northumberland

With Last Breath

Canada: 4 Bay Street West, Brighton Ontario , K0K 1H0

Aug. 18, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Refreshments to be purchased

Our Death Cafe's are offered in a Cafe setting where small groups get to discuss their beliefs around death and compare with others experiences. This will be our 9th Death Cafe event. We as ...



Death Cafe Winnipeg

With Rena

Canada: West Kildonan Library , 365 Jefferson Ave. , Winnipeg , R2V 0N3

Aug. 19, 2015, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (central)

Donations requested



Death Cafe in Maple Ridge, BC

With Stephen

Canada: Bean Around Books , 22626 Lougheed Hwy, , Maple Ridge, , BC, , Canada , V2X 2V3

Aug. 19, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (PST)

FREE



Montpelier Death Cafe

With Montpelier Death Cafe

United States: North Branch Cafe , 41 State Street , Montpelier, VT , 05602

Aug. 20, 2015, 5.30 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (EST)

North Branch Cafe is kind enough to offer us a private space for free, if you wish to support them in turn their tea, wine, and edible goodies are delicious

The Montpelier Death Cafe meets the third Thursday of every month. We do limit the number of attendees please join our mailing list to receive an email to register each month. http://eepurl.com/YwkTf ...



Death Cafe Tulsa

With The Grief Center

United States: , 74135

Aug. 20, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Central)

No fee. Appetizers provided. Food and drinks available for purchase.

Death cafes are part of a global movement “To increase awareness of death with a few to helping people make the most of our (finite) lives.”  We gather in a safe, relaxed setting to discuss ...



Lafayette Death Cafe

With Conversations on Death of Boulder County

United States: Lafayette Public Library , 775 W Baseline Rd , Lafayette, CO 80026 , 80026

Aug. 20, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (mountain)

No cost

The Lafayette Public Library is hosting several Death Cafes as a way of bringing adult patrons together to have authentic conversation about our one great equalizer. Please come if you're curious!



Death Cafe Sampa

With Elca Rubinstein, Bernardo de Gregorio and Renata Vasconcellos

Brazil: Pousada Zilah , Al. Franca 1621 , Sao Paulo, SP

Aug. 22, 2015, 4.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (1 hour eastern from EST)

Participation in the Death Cafe is free. Food and drinks cost R$30,00, to be paid directly at the cafe registry.

This will be the eigth time we run the Death Café Sampa.  Part of the spaces are reserved for new people, who could not come in previous meetings.  The topic is open to whatever stories ...



Albuquerque Death Cafe

With Gail Rubin, CT

United States: 1913 Morningside Drive NE , Albuquerque , New Mexico , 87110

Aug. 22, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Mountain)

Free - donations accepted

Lola, the Albuquerque Death Cafe mascot (a plastic skeleton in a Grateful Dead t-shirt) presides over the conversation. This Death Cafe will take place at Gail Rubin’s home – RSVP through the Meetup Group or ...



Death Cafe - Cambridge

With Funeral Consumers Alliance of Eastern Massachusetts

United States: The Democracy Center , 45 Mount Auburn Street , Cambridge, Massachusetts , 02138

Aug. 22, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (EST)

Free. Donations gladly accepted.

Seating is limited at the Democracy Center. We will try to accomodate everyone. Please RSVP to let us know how much cake to prepare!

RSVP Link --

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/death-cafe-cambridge-tickets-17782701539



Death Cafe Sonoma in Santa Rosa

With Tess Lorraine

United States: First Congregational Church , 2000 Humboldt Street , Santa Rosa, CA , 95404

Aug. 22, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific)

We accept donations to defray the cost of refreshments



Death Cafe Boulder County

With Kim Mooney, Sue Mackey, Geo Case, Reva Tift, Naomi Rusk, Prescott Knock

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

Aug. 24, 2015, 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 Gig Harbor

With Kriss Kevorkian, PhD

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

Aug. 24, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (PST)

Free



Death Cafe San Francisco, CA

With Danielle Brandon, Jim Van Buskirk and Harvey Schwartz

United States: Potrero Branch Public Library (1616 20th Street between Arkansas and Connecticut) , San Francisco, CA , 94107

Aug. 24, 2015, 5.45 p.m. - 7.45 p.m. (pacific)

Donations accepted

Based on the international movement started by Jon Underwood and Sue Barsky Reid in the UK. Death cafe is an accessible and respectful community space for the discussion of all aspects

of death, dying, and ...



Death Cafe Keyport

With Kris Bradley

United States: Toad Hollow Gifts , 8 Main Street , Keyport, New Jersey , 07735 , 07735

Aug. 25, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Eastern)

Free Event

Death Cafe Keyport is dedicated to breaking the taboos of death discussion.

Thanks to Toad Hollow Gifts of Keyport for making their shop available for this event!



Death Cafe Santa Barbara

With Lynn Holzman and Liz Bauer

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

Aug. 25, 2015, 5.30 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (PST)

Free

You're invited:
Death Cafe Santa Barbara in conjunction with The Center for Successful Aging
With Liz Bauer and Lynn Holzman 
Date:  Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Time:  5:30-7 PM
Place:  Historic adobe building at ...



Death Cafe Oakland

With Bill Palmer

United States: Chapel of the Chimes , 4499 Piedmont Ave , Oakland , California , California , 94611

Aug. 25, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (US West Coast)

Free

Chapel of the Chimes is our generous sponsor.  Attendance is free, but you must register. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/death-cafe-oakland-tickets-17945377106



Ballarat Death Cafe

With Liz Dawson, Theresia Sullivan, Bill Weidner, Brenda Rutherford, Marianne Collins, Peter Randall, Michelle Kirkpatrick

Australia

Aug. 25, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Australian Eastern Standard Time)

No cost, except coffee where we are hosting the night.



Death Cafe of Whatcom County

With Sandy, Virginia, Julie and Tom

United States: Bellingham Senior Activity Center , 315 Halleck Street , Bellingham, WA , 98225

Aug. 26, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Pacific)

We accept donations to defray costs of refreshments, flyers, napkins, plates, etc.

Want to be able to talk about your thoughts, feelings and experiences with death without the awkwardness that too-often accompanies this topic in our society? Come have some cake and coffee or tea with us ...



Death Cafe West Los Angeles

With Leslie Gelfand

United States: Pico-Robertson , Los Angeles, CA , 90035

Aug. 26, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (pacific)

Free. Donations welcome to cover the cost of refreshments.

Join us to drink tea, eat cake and discuss death.

This is a relaxed and safe space to talk or just to listen - friendly, informative and intimate.

Reserve now - only 10 spots available - by using ...



Rochester Death Cafe

With Mary Ellen Markant

United States: Legacy At Clover Blossom , 100 McAuley Drive , Rochester , New York , 14624

Aug. 26, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Free



Death Cafe Ocala

With Teddy

United States: 3612 NE 16th Place, Ocala, FL 34470 , Florida , 34470

Aug. 27, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (EST)

Free beverages and cake!

We want our Death Cafe meetings to help create an awareness of death and appreciation of life more. We meet in a safe, friendly atmosphere, with beverages and cake. And encourage people to freely talk ...



Thirsk Death Cafe

With Elizabeth, Pat, Geof and Naomi

United Kingdom: Quaker Meeting House , 24 Kirkgate , Thirsk , North Yorkshire , YO7 1PL

Aug. 27, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

Suggested £3 donation goes towards costs of baking cakes, room hire and printing leaflets.

The event basically looks like this:

1. You turn up at the venue for 7pm

2. You have a coffee and a slice of cake if you want.

3. You get to meet the other ...



Surbiton Clocktower Death Cafe

With Annette Gamblin and Fred Ashmore

United Kingdom: Clocktower Cafe , 31 Claremont Road , Surbiton , KT6 4QR

Aug. 29, 2015, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (London)

Free

We both think that Death Cafes are a great idea and like the recommended approach.  A space where everyone has permission to talk about this appeals.

Also, Clocktower Cafe serves great eats. The Cafe is ...



Oroville Death Cafe

With Reggie Ottem

United States: Unity of Oroville , 1321 Robinson St. , Oroville, CA 95965 , 95965

Aug. 30, 2015, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Donation for facility upkeep, not manditory.

We'l have cake or some other delictable goodie!

Topics to be discussed: Communications from the dearly departed and recollections of when we each realized we would die.

Facilitators: Mindy Lowler and Cathy Hudin.

 



Oroville Death Cafe

With Reggie Ottem

United States: Unity of Oroville , 1321 Robinson St. , Oroville, CA 95965 , 95965

Aug. 30, 2015, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Donation for facility upkeep, not manditory.

We'l have cake or some other delictable goodie!

Following the Death Cafe will be a discussion group on aging in place, a brainstorming session to support us as we age and our desire to ...



Death Cafe - South Florida

With Memory Trees Corporation

United States: 13130 Biscayne Boulevard , North Miami, FL , FL , 33181

Sept. 7, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EST)

Donation requested for venue, food and ASL interpreters

To provide a place where death can be discussed openly and invite communities that are often ignored: DEAF, Foster Teens and Persons with Disabilites 

The event basically looks like this:

1. You turn up at ...



Mercer County Death Cafe

With Chaplains Ted Taylor & Laurie Dinerstein-Kurs

United States: Perkins Restaurant , 50 Princeton Hightstown Rd , East Windsor, NJ 08520 , 08520

Sept. 8, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Free

Join us for the fifth Mercer County Death Cafe held in East Windsor, NJ. Your moderators are clinically trained in end-of-life issues, grief, and bioethics. The evening's agenda is open, save for the focus ...



Derby Death Cafe

With AgeUK Derby and Derbyshire, Tim Dowdell and G.Wathall and Son Ltd

United Kingdom: Costa Cafe , 45- 47 St Peter's Street , Derby , DE1 2AB

Sept. 8, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (GMT)

No cost but donations are welcome.

Age UK Derby and Derbyshire, G Wathall and Son a family funeral directors and Tim Dowdell a Humanist Celebrant are collaborating on this project 

We consulted with local professionals and members of the public over ...



Death Cafe Mission Valley, San Diego

With Janet Hafner and Shawna Beck

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

Sept. 8, 2015, 12.30 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (pst)

Free. Donations to off-set cost of food appreciated.

Thank you to the San Diego County Coalition for Improving End-of-Life Care for helping to reserve the room.

The mission of the Coalition is:

"To educate and raise awareness within San Diego County about end-of-life ...



Bestival Death Cafe

With Louise de Winter

United Kingdom: The Commune , Bestival , Robin Hill Country Park , Near Newport , Isle of Wight , PO30 2NU

Sept. 11, 2015, 4.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free

 

You're invited to discuss all matters of death, dying, life and living in a safe and relaxed environment over a cup of hot tea and a slice of delicious cake.  

A tepee within Bestival ...



Stratford-upon-Avon Death Cafe

With Glynis Fletcher

United Kingdom: Lifeways , 30 Albany Road , Stratford-upon-Avon , Warwickshire , CV37 6PG

Sept. 13, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (GMT)

FREE but donations are gratefully welcomed.

Many people ask me 'What goes on at a Death Cafe?' I think they expect it to be very serious, and perhaps morbid. Far from it. We've found that talking about death can enrich ...



Blue Ridge Death Cafe

With Ellen Nygaard and Randal Walton

United States: Old City Cemetery , 401 Taylor Street , Lynchburg, VA , 24501

Sept. 13, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (EST)

Free

Watch for more information about registration.



Highcliffe Death Cafe

With Lis Horwich

United Kingdom: 25 Hinton Wood Avenue , Highcliffe , BH23 5AB

Sept. 14, 2015, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (British summer time)

There is no fee, but if able, a £3 donation to cover costs of the event would be much appreciated.

Lis has worked as a complimentary therapist for 21 years encouraged through her strong desire to work with people and their emotions. Talking about death, she knows, is a subject which gets most of us ...



Johnson Death Cafe

With TBA

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

Sept. 15, 2015, 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 Bedford UK

With Suzanne and Nick

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

Sept. 15, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (UK)

small donations to help pay for publicity.

We run the Death Cafe in the upper rooms of Frescoes Coffee House in Bedford. We can spill over into the second room or use it for people who are hard of hearing. The coffee ...



Death Cafe Bedford UK

With Nick Wilde and Susanne Edginton

United Kingdom: Frescoes Coffee House , 20 Mill Street , Bedford , MK41 9SP

Sept. 15, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (UK)

small collection sometimes to help with publicity.

There is a growing need for discussion of this vital subject relevant to us all. The Coffee House owner is amazed at the amount of laughter coming down the stairs and how happy everyone looks ...



Highcliffe Death Cafe

With Lis Horwich

United Kingdom: 25 Hinton Wood Avenue , Highcliffe , BH23 5AB

Sept. 16, 2015, 1.30 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (British summer time)

There is no fee, but if able, a £3 donation to cover costs of the event would be much appreciated.

Lis has worked as a complimentary therapist for 21 years encouraged through her strong desire to work with people and their emotions. Talking about death, she knows, is a subject which gets most of us ...



Death Cafe Tulsa

With The Grief Center

United States: , 74135

Sept. 17, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Central)

No fee. Appetizers provided. Food and drinks available for purchase.

Death cafes are part of a global movement “To increase awareness of death with a few to helping people make the most of our (finite) lives.”  We gather in a safe, relaxed setting to discuss ...



Caledon Death Cafe

With Kelley Potter

Canada: Caledon Public Library , Albion Bolton Branch , 150 Queen Street South , Bolton, ON , L7E 1E3

Sept. 17, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (eastern)

free



Death Cafe Ocala

With Teddy

United States: 3612 NE 16th Place, Ocala, FL 34470 , Florida , 34470

Sept. 24, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (EST)

Free beverages and cake!

We want our Death Cafe meetings to help create an awareness of death and appreciation of life more. We meet in a safe, friendly atmosphere, with beverages and cake. And encourage people to freely talk ...



Death Cafe Finsbury Park

With London End of Life Doulas

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

Sept. 24, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (GMT)

No entry fee

We wish to hold a Death Cafe which allows the conversation to unfold organically, where people can be heard in a safe, respectful space.

Blighty Coffee of kindly offered their space for free out of ...



Death Cafe in Monterey, CA

With Delana & Richard Schneider

United States

Sept. 27, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (PST)

Room cost. Suggested donation

Join us for a lively dialogue about death!

Suggested Donation $5.00 to cover site cost.



Death Cafe in Calgary, Alberta

With Loreen Feser and Sharon Christie

Canada: Women's Health Centre , 1441 29th Street NW room131 , Calgary Alberta , T2N 4J8

Sept. 30, 2015, 1.30 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Mountain)

Donations accepted to offset costs of refreshments.


Death Cafe Niagara

With Michelle Kratts and Tim Baxter

United States: Oakwood Cemetery , 763 Portage Road , Niagara Falls, NY , 14301

Oct. 8, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (est)

bring a dessert to pass



Hilltowns Death Cafe #5

With Two Streams Zen

United States: Peaceful Dragon Zen Home Temple , 263 Main Road , Route 66 , Westhampton , Massachusetts , 01027-9682

Oct. 11, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (USA Eastern Standard Time)

Donations accepted to cover costs of cake!

We host Death Cafe because...we know Death is the Great Matter!

because...we want to meet others who are committed to the project of living this life in an awakened sense of each passing ...



Death Cafe Eugene/Springfield

With Eugene/Springfield Death Cafe

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

Oct. 21, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Pacific Standard)

Non mandatory donations to cover costs of putting on event

 

WE ARE TAKING A BREAK FOR THE SUMMER AND WILL RESUME IN OCTOBER OF 2015

We are dedicated to doing all we can to create a friendly non-directive venue so people feel free to come ...



Death Cafe Tulsa

With The Grief Center

United States: , 74135

Oct. 22, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Central)

No fee. Appetizers provided. Food and drinks available for purchase.

Death cafes are part of a global movement “To increase awareness of death with a few to helping people make the most of our (finite) lives.”  We gather in a safe, relaxed setting to discuss ...



DødsCafe København /Death Cafe Copenhagen

With Ellen Hansen, Karin Westh, Susan Fugger, Ani Tenzin

Denmark: Phendeling , Nørregade 7B, 2. sal , 1165 København K. , 1165

Oct. 29, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (CET)

Gratis. Donation på 50 kr. pr. deltager modtages.

Ellen og Karin indleder med at fortælle kort om ideen med dødscafeer.

Dødscafe'er er en mulighed for et menneskeligt møde omkring udveksling af tanker og følelser omkring døden ...



Pittsburgh's 1st Death Cafe

With Kristin L. Hauman

United States: The Barn , Penn Hebron Garden Club , 237 Jefferson Road , Penn Hills PA , 15235

Nov. 2, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

Donations accepted for the PHGC building.

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 Tulsa

With The Grief Center

United States: , 74135

Nov. 19, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Central)

No fee. Appetizers provided. Food and drinks available for purchase.

Death cafes are part of a global movement “To increase awareness of death with a few to helping people make the most of our (finite) lives.”  We gather in a safe, relaxed setting to discuss ...



Death Cafe Tulsa

With The Grief Center

United States: , 74135

Dec. 17, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Central)

No fee. Appetizers provided. Food and drinks available for purchase.

Death cafes are part of a global movement “To increase awareness of death with a few to helping people make the most of our (finite) lives.”  We gather in a safe, relaxed setting to discuss ...



Stratford-upon-Avon Death Cafe

With Glynis Fletcher

United Kingdom: Lifeways , 30 Albany Road , Stratford-upon-Avon , Warwickshire , CV37 6PG

Jan. 24, 2016, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (GMT)

FREE but donations are gratefully welcomed.

Many people ask 'What goes on at a Death Cafe?' I think they expect it to be very serious, and perhaps morbid. Far from it. We've found that talking about death can enrich our ...