Forthcoming Death Cafes



Today: Death Cafe in Lowell, Massachusetts

With Circle Home, Inc.

United States: Pollard Memorial Library , 401 Merrimack Street , Lowell, Massachusetts , 01852 , USA , 01852

March 3, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (EST)

free

Presented as a community service by Circle Home, Inc. (formerly the VNA of Greater Lowell)  No cost, no reservations needed. Refreshments served.  Join us to create Lowell's first Death Cafe!  More info: 978-805-2641

Presented ...



Today: The 3rd Bacchus Marsh Death Cafe.

With Pam Ryan, Peter Randall

Australia: Grant St. Bacchus Marsh 3340 , Cafe's name / address will be given post RSVP , 3340

March 3, 2015, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Australian Eastern Standard Time)

We will be having Coffee and Cake at normal Cafe prices, however the Cafe owner will be donating her time/Cafe to us, and has provided Coffee and Cake free for the previous 2 Cafe's we've run.

We really feel that life is best lived with the end in mind. We specifically work with the dying and have noticed that people who prepare for the end of life are often less anxious ...


Today: Death Cafe in Halifax, NS

With Deborah Luscomb

Canada: Trident Cafe, Hollis Street, Halifax, NS

March 3, 2015, 3.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Atlantic)

Free

Sponsored by Trident Cafe


Today: Death Cafe Winnipeg

With In partnership with Palliative Manitoba

Canada: Gwen Secter Center , 1588 Main St , Winnipeg , MB , MB , R2W3P9

March 3, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (central)

No charge



Today: Death Cafe Santa Barbara

With Lynn Holzman and Liz Bauer

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

March 3, 2015, 5.30 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (PST)

Free

With Liz Bauer and Lynn Holzman 
Date:  Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Time:  5:30-7 PM
Place:  Historic adobe building at 11 East Carrillo St., Santa Barbara
Parking:  Parking lot B on Anacapa between Carrillo and ...



Malvern Death Cafe

With Sue Friston

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

March 4, 2015, 2.00 p.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 deaths and funerals I've attended have all awakened me to the need to engage more fully with this matter. Now dealing with mum's dementia presses the urgency ...



Death Cafe Oakland

With Brooke Deputy, Amani Loutfy, Bill Palmer, Jo Townson

United States: 4499 Piedmont Avenue , Oakland , California , 3751 Harrison Street , California , 94611

March 4, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (US West Coast)

free

Chapel of the Chimes is our generous sponsor. Admission is free and limited to 15 participants.  You must register on Eventbrite.



St. Louis Area Death Cafe

With Dorothy Banocy

United States: Kathryn Linnemann Library , 2323 Elm Street , St. Charles , Missouri , 63301

March 5, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Central)

$0


Death Cafe Waimate

With Indrea Alexander

New Zealand: 15 John Street , Waimate , South Canterbury , New Zealand , 7940

March 5, 2015, 10.00 a.m. - 11.00 a.m. (GMT+12)

free

Death Cafe Waimate is being offered to open up conversations people are just waiting to have. It is sponsored by Waimate District Cooperating Venture.



Death Cafe Oxford

With Claire Turnham

United Kingdom

March 5, 2015, 1.00 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (GMT)

Suggested Donation £3.50 for refreshments


WOMEN CROSSING BORDERS

When we die we will all cross the ultimate border between life and death. This year Only With Love is proud to be a part of the upcoming Oxford International Women's ...


Foothills Death Cafe

With patsy barnes

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

March 7, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (mountain standard)

free



Death Cafe - Fremantle

With Ava Reyerson

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

March 7, 2015, 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 POTLUCK in Florence, MA

With Jonathan Stein

United States: Wild Life Sanctuary Studio , 221 Pine Street #349 (3rd flr, wheelchair accessible) , Florence , MA , 01062

March 7, 2015, 1.30 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (EST)

$5 Suggested donation. No one gets turned away.

This Death Cafe is offered with the awareness that life is enriched by a deep, conscious intimacy and comfort with the dark emotions as well as the inevitability of death as a part of life.



Death Cafe Los Angeles - *fully booked

With Betsy Trapasso

United States: a private home in Los Angeles

March 7, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Pacific)

pot luck

This Death Cafe at a private home in Los Angeles is full.

 

I host Death Cafes all over Los Angeles so please let me know if you would like to hold a Cafe in your ...



Westerville A.M. Death Cafe

With Lizzy Miles and Eric Maedeker

United States: Panera Bread Community Room Area , 782 North State Street , (Maxtown & Rt 3) , Westerville , Ohio , 43081

March 7, 2015, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (EST)

Free to attend

This is as authentic as you can get.  No agenda, no ideology. You share what's on your mind.  This is a discussion group, not a grief group or educational session.  Guests over 18 please ...



Death Cafe in Reno, Nevada

With Circle of Life Hospice

United States: Regent Care Center , 555 Hammill Lane , Reno , Nevada , 89511 , 89511

March 7, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

Circle of Life Hospice and Paula Schneider are passionate about participating in the international death cafe movement.  Their goals include helping people be more comfortable with death and dying, overcome their fears about dying, understand ...



Stratford-upon-Avon Death Cafe

With Glynis Fletcher

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

March 8, 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 ...


Brooklyn Death Cafe

With Rebecca S.

United States: 145 Java Street , Brooklyn, NY , 11222

March 8, 2015, 3.30 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (ET)

Donations accepted for space rental and supplies.

Brooklyn is a central location for creative production and cultural influence. What do the people inspiring this output think about death? Let's gather to discuss death over coffee and cake.



Death Cafe in Bloomington, Indiana

With Ingrid Skoog & Monica Doyle

United States: Monroe Co Public Library , 303 E Kirkwood Ave , Bloomington , Indiana , 47401

March 8, 2015, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (eastern)

Donations accepted to cover food costs. Not mandatory.

Co-hosts Monica and Ingrid like the pairing of celebratory cake & tea with intentional, open discussions of death. They also like focusing on topics relevant to those attending. After refreshments and introductions, 2 smaller circles will ...



Death Cafe in Virginia Water

With Katrina Taee and Jane Flynn

United Kingdom: The Virginia Water Community Library, , 6 Station Parade , Virginia Water , GU25 4AD

March 9, 2015, 6.45 p.m. - 8.45 p.m. (GMT)

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

We start meeting at 6.45pm for a 7pm start.  We aim to make everyone feel welcomed and we are always delighted to see old and new faces.  The topics raised vary widely but are ...


Death Cafe Bedford UK

With Nick Wilde

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

March 10, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (UK)

Enough in coffers for now.

This is the sixth Death Cafe in Bedford. The last one attracted 18 people and was hugely enjoyable.


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

March 10, 2015, 12.30 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (pst)

Donations help cover the cost for refreshments.


Kansas City North, Death Cafe

With Steve Smith, DMin

United States: Corner Cafe , 8301 N. Flintlock , Kansas CIty , Missouri , 64157

March 10, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Central Standard)

No donations requested



Death Cafe Southbury

With Dana Bogatz

United States: 444 Main Street North , Southbury CT , USA , 06488

March 10, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Eastern)

suggested donation $2-$4 to cover refreshments

This is our evening gathering for DeathCafe. Past participants have commented on the warmth of the conversation, and the diversity of the participants. The food is not bad either! there is always something new to ...



Death Cafe / Cafe sur la mort a Montreal

With Kit Racette

Canada

March 11, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EDT)

Death cafe est gratuite, mais les dons our defrayer les couts sont apprecies.

La disparition de ma fille m’a également amenée à revoir mes croyances sur la mort et le mourir. Dernièrement, j’ai découvert le mouvement Café mortel. Jon Underwood a fondé ce mouvement ...


Mid Sussex Death Cafe

With Terry Bevan

United Kingdom: The Cuckfield Pantry , High Street , Cuckfield , West Sussex , RH17 5JU , RH17 5EN

March 11, 2015, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (UK)

Purchase of coffee and cake

Free discussion on all aspects of death with coffee and cake!

 

Cuckfield Pantry is situated next to the Co-op at the bottom of Cuckfield high street on the corner.



Death Cafe Low Country

With Jan Schreiber

United States: Stacks Coastal Kitchen , 1440 Ben Sawyer Boulevard , #1107 , Mount Pleasant, SC , 29464

March 11, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (est)

Free of charge

Everyone is welcome, but please RSVP, so we have an idea of how many will be attending: 

843/906-3282 or jans17@bellsouth.net

Food & beverage will be available for purchase.



CCPGM Employee Death Cafe

With Melissa Epps

United States

March 11, 2015, 12.00 p.m. - 1.00 p.m. (EST)

Minimal cost for cake.

Holding a Death Cafe for the employees of CCPGM. Hope to get them thinking about death - and life, both individually and as an organization. We work with very sick patients so we see and hear ...


Death Cafe in West Linn, Oregon

With Steven Monaco

United States: Todos Santos Baja MX , 250 SW Tualatin Loop Rd , Or , 97068

March 11, 2015, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (mnt)

free



Death Cafe in Huonville, Tasmania

With Geeveston Community Centre/Cath Schlyder

Australia: Huon Manor , 2 Short St , Huonville , Tasmania , 7109

March 11, 2015, 5.30 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Australia)

free event

This event has been funded by the Australian Government's Better Access to Palliative Care in Tasmania Program, through the Tasmanian Association for Hospice and Palliative Care Networking End of Life Project



Death Cafe in Covington, LA

With Michelle Casteel---Celebrating Life/Befriending Death

United States: St. John's Coffeehouse , 535 Boston Street , Covington, La. , (corner Boston/Columbia) , 70433

March 11, 2015, 4.30 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (central)

free

We're offering Everyone a cool venue where ponderings, worries, insights, and creative expression may be released and shared as "we are all just walking each other home" (Ram Dass). All opinions will be respected ...



Death Cafe in Mt. Airy - #2

With Maggie Beaumont

United States: 6511 Lincoln Drive , Philadelphia, PA , 19119

March 12, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Free and accepting donations

Space provided by the Unitarian Society of Germantown. We'll be meeting in secular space behind its parish hall.



Death Cafe - Mandurah

With Seasons Funerals

Australia: Seasons Funerals , 49 Pinjarra Road , Mandurah , 6210

March 12, 2015, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (UTC/GMT + 8)

Free

This Death Cafe is the first of its kind in Mandurah.

Curious? Come along! Please contact the organiser for more information or to make a booking.


Death Cafe Waimate

With Indrea Alexander

New Zealand: 15 John Street , Waimate , South Canterbury , New Zealand , 7940

March 12, 2015, 10.00 a.m. - 11.00 a.m. (GMT+12)

free

Death Cafe Waimate is being offered to open up conversations people are just waiting to have. It is sponsored by Waimate District Cooperating Venture.



Longmont Death Cafe

With Jenn Matheson, PhD, LMFT

United States: Lucky's Market Community Room , 700 Ken Pratt Blvd #201 , Longmont, CO 80501 , (303) 827-3684 , 80501

March 14, 2015, 9.00 a.m. - 10.00 a.m. (Mountain)

FREE

Please plan to arrive early and visit the bakery at Lucky's Market to purchase a breakfast item and coffee if you would like something to eat or drink during the Death Cafe. No food ...



Salt Spring Death Cafe

With Anna Haltrecht and Salt Spring Hospice facilitators

Canada: ArtSpring , 100 Jackson Avenue , Salt Spring Island , BC , BC , V8K 2V8

March 14, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (PDT)

refreshments by donation

This is Salt Spring's fourth death cafe. It has been a popular event and we are continuing to host it at ArtSpring. 

Death effects us all - fear of death and not talking about it ...



Death Cafe of Metro Denver

With Nancy English

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

March 15, 2015, 12.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (Mountain Standard 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 ...



Hilltowns Death Cafe #3

With Two Streams Zen

United States: Body-Mind Zen Temple , 78 Main Street , Suite 209 (Second Floor) , Northampton , Massachusetts , 01060

March 15, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (USA Eastern Standard Time)

Donations accepted to cover costs of cake!

We are running a Death Cafe...because we want company talking about death!

Because we want to explore a Buddhist approach to death and dying!

Because we know the only difference between life and death ...



Metro Denver Death Cafe

With Nancy English

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

March 15, 2015, 12.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (MST)

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 ...



Denver Death Cafe March 2015

With Porter Place

United States: Porter Place , 1001 E Yale Ave , Denver, CO 80210 , 80210

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

free



Carmel Death Cafe in Indiana

With Elaine Voci Life Skills Coaching

United States

March 15, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (EST)

FREE

The Cafes are always free to participants, free from ideology, safe and nurturing, accessible and confidential.  The beautiful group of people who gather each month are like minded and interested in living life fully. They ...



Blue Ridge Death Cafe

With Ellen Nygaard and Randal Walton

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

March 15, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (EST)

Free



Death Cafe Calgary Mar 15, 2015

With Janine Violini and Jamie Whittaker

Canada: Sunterra Village Marche , +15 Level, TransCanada Tower , 450 - 1 Street SW , Calgary AB , T2P 5H1

March 15, 2015, 1.30 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (Mountain Standard Time)

Free admission -- donations accepted to cover costs.

 

Janine and Jamie host Death Cafes to create space for conversations that raise death literacy in their community.  They imagine an entire city of coffee-drinking-story-telling-people talking comfortably about life and death.

 



Death Cafe / Cafe de la Mort a Montreal

With Kit Racette

Canada: Resto Vego St Denis , 1720 St Denis , Montreal , H2X 3K6 , H2X 3K6

March 16, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EDT)

Death cafe est gratuite, mais les dons our defrayer les couts sont apprecies.

Lorsqu'on comprend que nos jours sons comptes, nous apprecions d'avantage chaque jour et surtout nos etres chers!

 

Pourquoi les Death Cfes Elle cree un endroit ou les gens se reunissent dans une atmosphere ...



Fort Myers Death Cafe

With Anna Armijo, Toria Kwan, Amy Weyer, & Richard Lottier

United States: 10501 FGCU Boulevard South , Fort Myers, FL. , Sugden Resort and Hospitality Building Room 114 , 33965

March 16, 2015, 5.00 p.m. - 6.30 p.m. (Eastern Standard)

This is a free event

Although this is being held at a university, anyone around the area is more than welcome to join us. The more, the merrier.

We invite you to come talk about any experiences and concerns about ...



Lewes Death Cafe

With LivingWellDyingWell

United Kingdom: Pastorale Antiques , 15 Malling Street , Lewes , BN7 2RA

March 16, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

donations to cover costs


Highcliffe Death Cafe

With Lis Horwich

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

March 16, 2015, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (British Wintertime)

Donations will cover cake and drinks.

I really think death and dying are most fasinating subjects, as I believe the more we talk about these subjects and the more we bocome at ease with them, the more we can help other people tp explore this taboo.

 



Johnson Death Cafe

With Gerette

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

March 17, 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.



Scottsdale Death Cafe

With Ron Weinert & Bill Crocker

United States: Village Coffee Roastery , 8120 N. Hayden Road , Scottsdale, AZ , 85258

March 17, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Mountain)

There is no cost for this event, but we encourage you to have a cup of coffee and perhaps a goodie while here.

This wiil be our second D.C. meeting. The first had 20 in attendance, and went very well, with just about everyone asking for more.

Our meeting place is limited to 50 people, so we ...



Death Cafe Red Bluff

With Rev. Tresha Wing and Wanda Rodriguez

United States: 807 Lincoln Street , Red Bluff , California , 96080

March 18, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Pacific)

suggested donation of $5

We intend to provide an open, respectful and confidential atmosphere where people can express their views about death. Within a warm, caring and loving environment, we intend to share thoughts and make friends while enjoying ...



Death Cafe in Los Angeles

With OUR HOUSE Grief Support Center

United States: OUR HOUSE Grief Support Center , 1663 Sawtelle Blvd , Suite 300 , Los Angeles, CA 90025 , 90025

March 18, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

Join us for an open conversation about death. We will provide snacks and drinks.



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

March 18, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Pacific Standard)

Non mandatory donations to cover costs of putting on event

We are dedicated to doing all we can to create a friendly non-directive venue so people feel free to come and bring their interest, curiosity, concerns, experiences, and so on regarding the subject of death ...



Death Cafe Columbia

With Dr. Judith Whiting

United States: 1408 Gregg St. , Columbia, SC , 29201

March 18, 2015, 5.00 p.m. - 6.30 p.m. (Eastern Standard)

Free

This Death Cafe is being held in order to emphasize to the Columbia community that speaking of death does not have to be a negative or depressing conversation. The event will be a free-flowing discussion ...


Highcliffe Death Cafe

With Lis Horwich

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

March 18, 2015, 1.30 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (British Wintertime)

Donations to cover cake and drinks.

I really think death and dying are most fasinating subjects, as I believe the more we talk about these subjects the more we become at ease with them, the more we can help other people explore this taboo subject.



Death Cafe Ciudad de México

With Luisa Fernanda Ruiz Montiel

Mexico: Calle 14 de agosto No.22 , Col. Manuel Ávila Camacho , Naucalpan, Estado de México , 53910

March 18, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Mexico City)

Evento gratis, sólo costo del café

Considero que es importante abrir un espacio público para que las personas tengan la libertad de hablar del tema de la muerte.


Death Cafe New Haven

With Dana Bogatz

United States: 1440 Whalley Ave , located in building behind Athenian Diner , New Haven CT , 06515

March 19, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Eastern)

suggested donation $2-$4 to cover refreshments

Co sponsored by Jewish Family Service of New Haven.



Death Cafe in Gahanna, OH

With Lizzy Miles and Julie Olds

United States: Schoedinger Gahanna chapel , 1051 East Johnstown Road , Gahanna, OH , 43085

March 19, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (eastern)

free

Death Cafe Columbus is branching out to new locations! This event will be in Gahanna.

Coffee, tea and cake will be provided!

No RSVP is necessary. Bring friends and family (but please don’t pressure ...


Death Cafe Boise

With Joyce Harvey-Morgan & Others

United States: Boise Public Library Downtown , 715 So. Capitol Blvd. , Boise, ID , 83702

March 19, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (MDT)

Donations accepted...used for space rental, advertising, purchase of beverages.


Death Cafe Waimate

With Indrea Alexander

New Zealand: 15 John Street , Waimate , South Canterbury , New Zealand , 7940

March 19, 2015, 10.00 a.m. - 11.00 a.m. (GMT+12)

free

Death Cafe Waimate is being offered to open up conversations people are just waiting to have. It is sponsored by Waimate District Cooperating Venture.



Providence Death Cafe

With Cassandra Tribe, MHCA-RI/Oasis

United States: 1280 North Main St , Providence , Rhode Island , 02904

March 19, 2015, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EST)

$5 suggested donation if possible to help cover the costs of utilities for using the space.

***please let us know before hand if you have any food allergies we should be aware of ****

 As providers of services to marginalized communities, both Dragon Mountain and MHCA-RI have recognized that the most marginalized ...



Hendersonville Death Cafe

With Sherry McKisson, MA, NCC, LPCA, LCASA

United States: Grace Lutheran Church , 1245 6th Ave. W. , Hendersonville, NC , 28791

March 19, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Eastern)

No Charge - Donations accepted to cover costs of refreshments appreciated.

Sherry was a colleague & friend of the late Sandra Kremer, who founded the first Death Cafe in Hendersonville in 2013.  She is continuing the tradition in Sandra's honor and memory.
{See you on the ...



Death Cafe' Firenze

With AMA Accademia di Metafisica Applicata

Italy: Lost&Found Bar Viale Gramsci, 4 Firenze , 50121

March 20, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Rome)

0

About this Death Cafe
A.M.A. comes to public choosing as the starting point an open meeting dedicated of death. A.M.A. enjoy to present you the Death Cafe formula as is convinced ...



Seaside Death Cafe in Encinitas, CA

With Caroline Boaz

United States: 1613 S Lake Drive , Encinitas, CA 92024 , 92024

March 21, 2015, 10.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

Death is inevitable but talking about is not! Let's break the taboo an a topic we all think about and have little opportunity to discuss. Join us for an agenda-free, group lead conversaton. Enjoy ...


Death Cafe Honolulu #2

With Leilani Maxera

United States: Nā Mea Hawai’i , 1050 Ala Moana Blvd, Suite #1000 , Honolulu, HI , 96814

March 21, 2015, 4.30 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (HST)

None



Death Cafe returns to Derwent Valley

With Billie Riley, Sarah Williams, Vishwam J. Heckert, Jane Tresidder, Rob Tresidder

United Kingdom: Memorial Hall , 39 St Johns Street , Wirksworth , Derbyshire , Derbyshire , DE4 4DS.

March 22, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (GMT)

Donations welcome to cover hall rental, teas and cakes.



Third Thornbury Death Cafe

With Jacqueline Cadwgan

United Kingdom: Chantry Community Centre , 52 Castle Street , Thornbury , Bristol , BS35 1HB

March 22, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (gmt)

Suggested donation £3-£5 for cost or room hire

 


Death Cafe Gig Harbor

With Dr. Kriss Kevorkian

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

March 23, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (PST)

Free



Huddersfield's Death Cafe

With Susan Dewhurst & Fiona Weir

United Kingdom: Coffee Evolution , 8 Church Street , Huddersfield , HD1 1DD

March 24, 2015, 5.30 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free

We are running a Death Cafe in Huddersfield.

This will be a free flowing discussion group, very lightly facilitated, which will take place downstairs in Coffee Evolution.

If you would like to come along and ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe ***FULL***

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

March 24, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific Time)

Donations appreciated for coffee, plates, plastic ware, 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 Pawlet

With Robin Taft and Nancy Scarcello

United States: 141 School St Pawlet Vermont , 05761

March 24, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Eastern Standard)

donations accepted towards gas, cake and tea



Utah Death Cafe

With Liana Teteberg and Lisa Yoder

United States

March 24, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Mountain)

no cost, donation welcome



Death Cafe in Madison, Wisconsin

With The Great Circle Collaborative

United States: EVP Coffee Shop , 3809 Mineral Point Rd. , Madison , WI , Wisconsin , 53705

March 24, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Central)

Any donations are used to purchase goodies for the next event.

We've been hosting monthly Community Conversartions on Death and Dying for almost two years in the Madison WI area. Each has been an amazing experience for all who attend. These gatherings offer an unique ...



Death Cafe Oakland

With Brooke Deputy, Amani Loutfy, Bill Palmer, Jo Townson

United States: 4499 Piedmont Avenue , Oakland , California , 3751 Harrison Street , California , 94611

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

free

Chapel of the Chimes is our generous host. Admission is free and limited to 15 attendees.  You must register through Eventbrite.  To do so, go to www.eventbrite.com and search "Death Cafe Oakland."



Idyllwild Death Cafe ** 7 spots left **

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

March 25, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific Time)

Donations appreciated for coffee, plates, plastic ware, 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 - Toronto West

With Linda Hochstetler

Canada: Belljar Cafe , 2072 Dundas Street West , Toronto, ON , M6R 1W9

March 25, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (ET)

Free! Belljar Cafe has delicious drinks treats to buy for yourself.

This will be our second Death Cafe. As before, it is open to persons of all ages, from students and 20-somethings to seniors. It is an opportunity to discuss any aspect of death and dying ...



Death Cafe - Vancouver

With NikNaz K and Cheryl Cheeks

Canada: Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House , 800 East Broadway Avenue , Vancouver, BC , V5T 1Y1

March 25, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (PDT)

Suggested donation $5.00 to cover costs

This Death Cafe is sponsored by Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House - http://www.mpnh.org/



Death Cafe Ocala

With Teddy

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

March 26, 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 will meet in a safe, friendly atmosphere, with beverages and cake. And encourage people to freely ...


Death Cafe in Orinda, California

With Dr Sherrellen Gerhart and Karyn Nelson

United States: Orinda Books , 276 Village Square , Orinda , California , 94563

March 26, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time)

free event


Death Cafe Ontario OR

With Ann Bolyard

United States: Ontario Community Library, Ontario, OR , 97914

March 28, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Mountain)

Donations are welcome for death cafe advertisement and refreshments costs

I feel it is important to start the conversation, and starting the conversation has become a national movement. I would like for our small rural community to have this opportunity.



Death Cafe Warkworth

With Karen Williamson

New Zealand: Charlies Gelato Garden , Sharp Road , Warkworth , New Zealand , 0910

March 29, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (NZ Standard Time)

Free

Welcome to an opportunity to meet with others, to eat cake and icecream, drink coffee and breathe life into a casual discussion about death within a safe space.  This is the first Death Cafe to ...



Death Cafe Birmingham @The Coffin Works

With Carrie Weekes, Fran Glover

United Kingdom: The Coffin Works , 13-15 Fleet Street , Jewellery Quarter , Birmingham , B3 1JP

March 29, 2015, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (GMT)

Tickets are free, but spaces are limited. If you cannot attend please let us know so we can offer your ticket to someone else.

For this Death Café we have a particularly special venue. We are being hosted by The Coffin Works, Birmingham’s newest heritage attraction. Opened in October 2014, the restored Newman Brothers factory is a former ...



Death Cafe Rohnert Park/Cotati/Penngrove, CA

With Cathleen Springer

United States: Brookdale (formerly Emeritus at Rohnert Park) , 4855 Snyder Lane , 2nd Floor Craft Room (stairs or elevator) , Rohnert Park , 94928

March 31, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

The Death Café is open to all and there is no cost to attend. Never morbid; often light hearted. Come see what everyone’s been talking about.  

Having had personal experience caring for my aging ...



PDX Death Cafe @ the Peace House

With Holly Pruett + PDX Death Cafe volunteer facilitators

United States

March 31, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (pacific)

Donations accepted to help cover costs.

Advance registration is required. Please use the url provided opposite.



Pop-up Death Cafe: Bradford on Avon Wharf

With Sue Brayne and Liz Rothschild

United Kingdom: Mystic Moon (narrowboat) , Bradford on Avon Wharf , below the lock , exact location will be confirmed nearer the time

April 9, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (UK )

accept donations to cover costs of tea and cakes

I run pop up death cafes on my narrowboat Mystic Moon, offering a uniquely cosy and relaxed atmosphere in which to have those important conversations about death, dying, and end of life issues. 

Space is ...



Fort Myers Death Cafe

With Anna Armijo, Toria Kwan, Amy Weyer, & Richard Lottier

United States: 10501 FGCU Boulevard South , Fort Myers, FL. , Cohen Center room 247 , 33965

April 10, 2015, 5.00 p.m. - 6.30 p.m. (Eastern Standard)

This is a free event

Although this is being held at a university, anyone around the area is more than welcome to join us. The more, the merrier.

We invite you to come talk about any experiences and concerns about ...



Longmont Death Cafe

With Jenn Matheson, PhD, LMFT

United States: Lucky's Market Community Room , 700 Ken Pratt Blvd #201 , Longmont, CO 80501 , (303) 827-3684 , 80501

April 11, 2015, 9.00 a.m. - 10.00 a.m. (Mountain)

FREE

Please plan to arrive early and visit the bakery at Lucky's Market to purchase a breakfast item and coffee if you would like something to eat or drink during the Death Cafe. No food ...


Death Cafe Boise

With Joyce Harvey-Morgan & Others

United States: International Market , 5823 W. Franklin Rd., Boise, ID , (corner of Franklin & Curtis) , 83709

April 12, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (MST)

Donations accepted...used for space rental, advertising, purchase of beverages.

Our goal is to help to open up the conversation about death and to provide an opportunity and setting for people to talk about all aspects of it.

 

The larger group will be split up in small groups, with each small group led by a trained facilitator. All are welcome to come and participate.



Death Cafe Oakland

With Brooke Deputy, Amani Loutfy, Bill Palmer, Jo Townson

United States: 4499 Piedmont Avenue , Oakland , California , 3751 Harrison Street , California , 94611

April 15, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (US West Coast)

free

Our generous sponsor is Chapel of the Chimes. Admission is free anmd limited to 15 participants.  You must register throufgh Eventbrite.  To do so, go to www.eventbrite.com and search "Death Cafe Oakland."



Death Cafe Chico

With Malama MacNeil

United States: Chico Women's Club , 592 E. 3rd Street , Chico , CA , 95928

April 16, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (pacific)

free

"After Taxes, There's Death" is a lively evening of talks, Q. & A., resource sharing, refreshments, and conversation on end-of-life sponsored by the Alliance for Support and Education in Dying and Death, which brings together ...



Death Cafe' Firenze

With AMA Accademia di Metafisica Applicata

Italy: Lost&Found Bar Viale Gramsci, 4 Firenze , 50121

April 17, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Rome)

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About this Death Cafe
A.M.A. comes to public choosing as the starting point an open meeting dedicated of death. A.M.A. enjoy to present you the Death Cafe formula as is convinced ...


Death Cafe Gig Harbor

With Dr. Kriss Kevorkian

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

April 20, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (PST)

Free



Johnson Death Cafe

With TBA

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

April 21, 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.



DødsCafe København / Death Cafe Copenhagen

With Ellen Hansen, Karin Westh og Susan Fugger

Denmark: Knabrostræde 1A, 1. sal , København K , 1210

April 23, 2015, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (CET)

Det er gratis at deltage i DødsCafe. Vi modtager gerne et beløb, f.eks 50 kr til dækning af kaffe, te og kage.

Ellen, Karin og Susan indleder med at byde velkommen og fortælle om aftenen. Derefter sørger vi for, at vi sammen kan have en meningsfuld samtale om døden, som det giver mening for ...



Death Cafe in Canton New York

With Linda Potter

United States: First Presbyterian Church , 17 Park Street , Canton New York , 13617

April 23, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EST)

$0

You are invited to eat cake, drink tea and talk about death.  Death Cafe is not a bereavement group or a counseling session.  It is group discussion with the aim of increasing our awareness of ...



Death Cafe Bloomington

With Lauren Bryant and Mary Ann Macklin

United States: Rachael's Cafe , 300 East 3rd Street , Bloomington , INDIANA , INDIANA , 47401

April 26, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (East (Indiana))

free



Cincinnati Death Cafe

With Arlington Memorial Gardens

United States: Arlington Memorial Gardens , 2145 Compton Rd , Cincinnati, OH USA , 45231 , 45231

April 27, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (eastern standard USA)

0.00

PLEASE NOTE:  Our February 23rd event has been cancelled!!!

 

Please call Pete or Cindy at 513-521-7003 for details.



Death Cafe in Perth, Scotland

With Johanna Babbs, John Birrell, Rachel Weiss

United Kingdom: Blend Coffee Lounge , 275 High Street , PERTH , Scotland , PH1 5QJ

April 27, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (GMT)

Donations accepted for publicity costs

This is the first Death Café in Perth. Join us for a thought-provoking conversation about death and dying in a welcoming environment. Meet interesting people with a similar interest, but maybe a different outlook!

 I ...



Death Cafe Oakland

With Brooke Deputy, Amani Loutfy, Bill Palmer, Jo Townson

United States: 4499 Piedmont Avenue , Oakland , California , 3751 Harrison Street , California , 94611

April 29, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (US West Coast)

Free

Our generous sponsor is Chapel of the Chimes.  Admission is free and limited to 15.  You must register through Eventbrite.  To do so, go to www.eventbrite.com and search "Death Cafe Oakland."



Ithaca Death Cafe

With Angela Mennitto, Michele Hochstetter, Chris Dunham & Tricia Conroy

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

May 4, 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 ...



Stratford-upon-Avon Death Cafe

With Glynis Fletcher

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

May 10, 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 ...


Death Cafe Gig Harbor

With Dr. Kriss Kevorkian

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

May 11, 2015, 3.15 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (PST)

Free



Pop-up Death Cafe: Grand Union Canal, Islington

With Sue Brayne and Julienne McLean

United Kingdom: Grand Union, Islington , Exact location to be confirmed , London EC1

May 11, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (GMT)

£5 suggested donation to cover costs of tea and cake

This is the first of two pop-up death cafes on Mystic Moon, co-run with Julienne McLean. 

The second one is on 20th May, at Paddington Basin, to celebrate and support Dying Matters week. 

Space is ...



Death Cafe Northumberland

With Last Breath

Canada: 14260 County Rd 29 , Warkworth, Ontario , K0k3K0

May 19, 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.  We as hosts wish to allow the conversations to unfold ...



Johnson Death Cafe

With TBA

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

May 19, 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.



Pop-up Death Cafe: Paddington Basin, W2

With Sue Brayne and Julienne McLean

United Kingdom: Paddington Basin, London , Near Paddington Station , exact location of the boat will be confirmed nearer the time , W2

May 20, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (GMT)

£5 suggested donation to cover costs of tea and cake

To celebrate and support Dying Matters week, Sue is offering two pop-up death cafes on Mystic Moon at Paddington Basin.

The first is this one with Julienne, the second is with Josefine Speyer on Friday ...



Pop-up Death Cafe on Narrowboat, London W2, UK

With Sue Brayne & Josefine Speyer

United Kingdom: Paddington Basin, London W2 , (EXACT LOCATION WILL BE CONFIRMED NEARER THE TIME) , Close to Padding station , W2

May 22, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (BST)

We welcome a contribution towards the cost of cake and tea. Thank you!

To book a place, please email Josefine including your phone number and say a little about yourself. Let us know if you have any special dietary requirements.

Josefine will confirm your booking and will give ...



SW London Death Cafe

With Suzanne Michal

United Kingdom: Bill's Cafe , 146 Putney High St , London , SW15 1RR , SW15 1RR

June 1, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (UK)

Suggested donation of £5 to contribute towards printing postcards to put in local hospices and cemeteries and to support my energy running this monthly event.

It feels that a Death Cafe is such an unique opportunity for us to meet and share around this potentially extremely painfull subject that it requires a certain level of sacredness and respect. Hence my ...



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 ...



Stratford-upon-Avon Death Cafe

With Glynis Fletcher

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

Nov. 8, 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 ...