Forthcoming Death Cafes



Today: Death Cafe Bristol

With Emma Edwards

United Kingdom: Show Map Cox and Baloney's Tearoom & Bar , 182-184 Cheltenham Rd , Bristol , BS6 5RB

June 26, 2016, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (GMT)

Accept donations

We're back this June for a Sunday event, expect delicious homemade cakes and sandwiches, speacility teas and of course the best death chat in town!



Today: Death Cafe Tempe

With Nicole

United States: 960 W University Dr #103, Tempe, AZ 85281 , 85281

June 26, 2016, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (MST)

Meals usually cost about $9-12 here plus beverages. The food is prettyyy good here.

Hi Everyone! 

This time, I'm changing things up by hosting the event at a restaurant we all know and love. It's the perfect location since we all come here often and feel comfortable ...



Today: Red Road Death Cafe

With Stewart Blackburn

United States: 12-7002 Lahela St. , Pahoa, Hawaii , 96778

June 26, 2016, 3.30 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (HST)

Small donations are welcome.



Today: Tampa Death Cafe

With Cat Martin

United States: The Blind Tiger , 1901 E7th Ave , Tampa , FLORIDA , 33605

June 26, 2016, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Donations towards the use of the venue.

Thanks to Roberto Torres of The Blind Tiger for the venue.



Today: Death Cafe Chico

With AllSEDD

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

June 26, 2016, 5.30 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (pacific)

free

Are you curious? Join us to bring our common mortality out of the closet.  At Death Cafe people drink tea, eat cake and discuss anything related to death. Everyone is welcome; there is no agenda ...



Today: Death Cafe Christchurch

With Melanie Mayell & Penelope Craig

New Zealand: 421 Pound Road , Yaldhurst , Christchurch , New Zealand , 7676

June 26, 2016, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (New Zealand)

No charge, but please reserve your seat

Coffee, cake and conversation! Our intent is to host a conversation about death and dying with caring listeners in a safe environment. 

We encourage participants to support each other free of any particular conclusion, belief ...



Today: Calgary Death Cafe

With Janine Violini and Jamie Whittaker

Canada: 4017 - 50th Street SW Calgary , T3E 7C5

June 26, 2016, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Mountain Time)

No costs, therefore no donations will be accepted.



Death Cafe Boulder County

With Kim Mooney, Sue Mackey, Reva Tift, Prescott Knock, Don Horton, Richard Smith

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

June 27, 2016, 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 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

June 27, 2016, 6.15 p.m. - 8.15 p.m. (pacific)

free. Consider donating on the Death Cafe website.

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 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

June 27, 2016, 6.15 p.m. - 8.15 p.m. (pacific)

free. Consider donating on the Death Cafe website.

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 ...



Elgin-St. Thomas Death Cafe

With HOPE

Canada: 10 Mondamin St , Suite 102 , St. Thomas , Ontario , N5P 2v1

June 27, 2016, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Donations towards refreshments

Hospice Outreach Programs of Elgin.  



Death Cafe - Seattle - Lake City

With Loren Peters

United States: Lake Forest Park Library , 17171 Bothell Way NE , Lake Forest Park, WA , 98155

June 27, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (PST)

There is no cost.

All are welcome.



Death Cafe - Lehigh Valley

With Marianne Michaels

United States: Wegmans , 5000 Wegmans Dr , Bethlehem , 2nd Floor , 18017

June 28, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

Participants are requested to make a purchase in the venue.

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



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

June 28, 2016, 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 Hoddesdon

With Alison Jackson & Karen Griffiths

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

June 28, 2016, 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.

Mention death in a conversation and the chances are you will be told not to be so morbid and the subject will be changed rather swiftly.  It ...



Death Cafe Hitchin

With Salli

United Kingdom: Radcliffe Arms , 31 Walsworth Road , Hitchin , Herts , SG4 9ST

June 28, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 9.15 p.m. (GMT)

All contributions gratefully received, to cover room hire.

Death Cafe Hitchin has held monthly meetings for over a year. Join us for thought-provoking conversation.  Discuss issues that you perhaps would prefer to avoid!  Sort out your priorities, don’t be an ostrich!

Meet ...



Death Cafe Ottawa

With Kim LeGallais

Canada: Little Jo Berry's Bakery , 1303 Wellington Street West , Ottawa , K1Y 3B1

June 28, 2016, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Eastern)

donations accepted but not necessary - any donations received will help with cost of decor, cake, supplies

Thank you to Little Jo Berry's for donating the space! Please be sure to RsVP as space is limited. Max attendance of 16 ppl.

bring an open mind and a readiness for good conversation!



Finsbury Park Death Cafe

With London End of Life doulas

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

June 29, 2016, 6.45 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (GMT)

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 and Philomena both assisted with Death cafe Hampstead since 2013, and in September 2015 Caroline decided to set up a Death cafe in Finsbury Park.

We come together to eat drink and discuss our ...



Death Cafe Corvallis

With Jon Louis Dorbolo

United States: 26th St. Beanery on Monroe , 2541 NW Monroe St , Corvallis , Oregon , 97330 , 97330

June 29, 2016, 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 Santa Barbara

With Lynn Holzman, Liz Bauer, and Peggy Levine

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

June 29, 2016, 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, June 29, 2016
Time:  3:30-5 ...



Strafford County NH Death Cafe

With Rondi Boyer

United States: Riverstones Custom Framing , 33 North Main St , Rochester , NH , 03867 , 03867

June 29, 2016, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (EDT)

We accept donations to assist with expenses, like big cakes!

We're looking forward to seeing more folks from Strafford County and beyond at this exciting new venue!  Riverstones Custom Framing has great art and a peaceful room to host us.  

We truly believe in ...



Death Cafe Glastonbury

With Marisa Picardo

United Kingdom: Sweet Track Centre , 44 A High Street , Glastonbury , BA6 9DX

July 1, 2016, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

By Donation

This Death Café will run monthly to two monthly, alternating on a Sunday afternoon at Coffee Zero and at the Sweet Track Centre midweek evenings. Both venues are located on the High Street in Glastonbury ...



Surbiton Death Cafe

With Annette Gamblin and Fred Ashmore

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

July 2, 2016, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (London)

Free, but there will be a voluntary donation for Syrian Refugees

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 - Fremantle

With Ava Reyerson

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

July 2, 2016, 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 ...



Sleaford Death Cafe

With Wendy Oldeshaw

United Kingdom: The National Centre for Craft & Design , Navigation Wharf, Carre Street , Sleaford , Lincolnshire , NG34 7TW

July 4, 2016, 10.30 a.m. - 11.30 a.m. (GMT)

Free

This summer the National Centre for Craft & Design hosts it’s very first Death Café, complementing our Cause & Effect exhibition that presents a thought provoking exploration of artists’ responses to adversity. The show centres on ...



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

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

July 5, 2016, 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 Sacramento

With Sandra Young

United States

July 5, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Pacific)

no cost

At our Death Cafe Sacramento we talk about death and eat cake!



Death Cafe Sacramento

With Sandra Young

United States

July 5, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Pacific)

no cost

The Death Cafe Sacramento meets Monthly. 



Death Cafe in Brooklyn, NY

With Amy Cunningham

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

July 5, 2016, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (East coast time)

All free, all welcome

We meet in the upper library room of the fabulous Morbid Anatomy Museum.



Death Cafe in the Valley

With Maggie Yenoki

United States: Sepulveda UU Society , 9550 Haskell Avenue , North Hills, Los Angeles, CA , 91343

July 5, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (pacific)

Free! But your help with refreshment costs and room rental are welcomed.



Malvern Death Cafe

With Sue Friston

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

July 6, 2016, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (GMT)

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

We usually meet three weeks in every month. First Wednesday afternoon of each month 2-4 and mornings of second and third Friday of each month 10 - noon.

Discussions arise from the round of opening remarks ...



Death Cafe Edinburgh

With Lisa Kalayji

United Kingdom: Southside Social Pub , 42-44 Buccleuch Street , Edinburgh , EH8 9LP

July 6, 2016, 5.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (GMT)

No donations are requested, but please do support our gracious host pub, which is a social enterprise (its profits go to charity) and is giving us a dedicated room free of charge, by partaking in refreshments. Their food is delicious!

This Death Café will be cozy and democratic! I want the event to run however participants like, so attendees will have the opportunity to decide whether we have one big group discussion or smaller, more ...



Darlington Death Cafe

With John and Arthur

United Kingdom: The Library Room , Friends Meeting House , 6, Skinnergate , Darlington , Co Durham , DL3 7NB

July 6, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (B.S.T.)

Suggested donation £3

A chance to talk about death in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere with no agenda, objectives or themes. Plus refreshments and cake!



Tucson Death Cafe

With Isabel Amorous

United States: 1930 E Grant Rd , 85719

July 6, 2016, 5.30 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (MST)

Free. Donations accepted for refreshments and operating costs.

Bravo Bookmans! This Death Cafe is for Monsoon Celebration.



Mallorca Death Cafe

With Glynis German & Elena Sureda

Spain: L'Exquisit Cafe , C/Rectoria 2 , 07350 , Binissalem , Mallorca, Baleares , 07350

July 8, 2016, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (GMT +1)

Everyone pays for their own refreshments

This event is in Spanish and those with limited Spanish are free to speak in English and will be accommodated with translation.



Death Cafe on Garnet, Westmere, Auckland

With Carol Wales

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

July 10, 2016, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (NZ time)

Free



Death Cafe SE Portland OR

With Christine Borchert

United States

July 10, 2016, 4.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (PDT)

Free

Let's learn a bit about each other and explore topics of interest related to death and dying. Tea, water, coffee and a treat will be provided. Bring something to share if you have time ...



Tauranga Death Cafe

With Grace McGregor, Carole Spice

New Zealand: Grindz Cafe , 50 1st Ave , Tauranga , 3110

July 10, 2016, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (GMT+12)

We are inviting gold coin donations to cover the cost of the cake

This Death Cafe Tauranga  is now becoming a regular social fixture. We are thrilled to be able to keep the conversations flowing and sharing our collective insights and wonderings. Grab a coffee and something to ...



PDX Death Cafe

With Multnomah County Hillsdale Library

United States: Multnomah County Hillsdale Library , 1525 SW Sunset Blvd , Portland OR , 97239

July 10, 2016, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (pacific)

free

Multnomah County Library is hosting this PDX Death Cafe. Advance registration is required via this link: https://multcolib.org/events/pdx-death-cafe



Death Cafe West Hampstead

With Josefine Speyer

United Kingdom: La Brioche , 238 West End Lane , London , NW6 1 LU

July 11, 2016, 6.30 p.m. - 9.15 p.m. (BST)

The event is free, but donations are welcome!

This is our fifth Death Cafe at this venue. We meet every second Monday of the month (except April and August).

 

Book a place via Eventbrite to help us safe admin time (no need ...



Highcliffe Death Cafe

With Lis Horwich

United Kingdom

July 11, 2016, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (UK summertime)

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

Lis Horwich is the local facilitator in Highcliffe. She 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 ...



Death Cafe in Stony Point, New York

With Community of Living Traditions @ Stony Point Conference Center

United States: 17 Cricketown Road , Stony Point , NY , 10980

July 11, 2016, 12.00 p.m. - 1.45 p.m. (Eastern)

Free will donation requested.

Community of Living Traditions is an intentional community of Jews, Muslims and Christians. Our mission is community engagement through radical hospitality, addressing social justice conncerns, and now discussion of death as an aspect of nature ...



Death Cafe Bedford

With Suzanne Edgington & Chris Churcher

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

July 12, 2016, 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 in Maple Ridge, BC

With Stephen Garrett

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

July 13, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (PST)

FREE

The Death Cafe is a community event and although I host the group, the group itself leads the conversation.  We are informal and inclusive and each participant gets an opportunity to contribute.



Death Cafe in Newburyport, MA

With Constellation Hospice

United States: Newburyport Public Library , 94 State Street , Newburyport, MA , 01950

July 13, 2016, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Eastern)

Free



Death Cafe Islington

With Gentle Dusk & Age UK Islington

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

July 14, 2016, 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 eveeryone 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 in Middleboro, MA

With Louise Dery-Wells

United States: Middleboro MA 02346

July 14, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

$5 to 10 donation requested for refreshments

Our first death cafe at my home office  will include up to six attendees with hope to expand to a larger group with an extra facilitator and public location in the future. We will attempt ...



Scarborough Death Cafe

With Brigit Peacock

United Kingdom: The Base , 46 Cross Street , Scarborough , North Yorkshire , YO11 1HP

July 14, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

Donations welcome to cover costs

Following the success of Scarborough's first Death Cafe in May 2016 there was enough interest and enthusiasm to decide to make Death Cafes a regular event in the Scarborough area!

This second one will ...



Death Cafe Cambridge

With Penny

United Kingdom: Upstairs Library , CB2 Cafe , 5/7 Norfolk Street , Cambridge , CB1 2LD

July 14, 2016, 7.00 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 for tea, cake and conversation about death in an open, respectful and confidential space. We meet simply as people who are going to die.

 

This event is free. Donations ...



Colorado Springs Death Cafe

With Going-My Way Deathcare

United States: Evergreen Cemetery Chapel , 1005 S. Hancock Avenue , Colorado Springs , CO , USA , 80903

July 19, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Mountain )

We are asking for donations over the summer. All donations will be given to the Evergreen Cemetery Benevolent Society to help in cemetery preservation.

We believe the tough conversations are the ones that need to happen.  Death cafe offers the place to discuss all things death.  A safe and non-judgemental space to share and learn



Death Cafe Des Moines

With Young Bereavement Professionals Group

United States: Inspired Grounds , 117 5th St. , West Des Moines, IA , IA , 50265

July 19, 2016, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Central)

Free

The Young Bereavement Professionals Group is excited to host another Death Cafe!  We will be meeting at Inspired Grounds Cafe in Valley Junction.

Please join us for an open discussion about anything related to death ...



Death Cafe Red Bluff

With Rev. Tresha Wing and Wanda Rodriguez

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

July 20, 2016, 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 of Whatcom County

With Sandy, Chris, Diane, Tom, Virginia and Julie

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

July 20, 2016, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Pacific)

We accept donations to defray costs. Thank you!

People often ask when fuiture gatherings will occur.  We have met every month of this year, 2016, and will meet on July 20th, August 17th, September 21, October 19 and November 16th.  We do not ...



Kimberley Death Cafe

With Jeff Buck

United Kingdom: Rumbletums Cafe , 2a Victoria Street , Kimberley , Nottingham , NG16 1DX

July 20, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

Coffee, tea and cake will be on sale

An opportunity to have a frank and open discussion about any aspect of death or dying. No agenda and no pre-conceived ideas. And it's not therapy or counselling.

Just tea, cake and death...with ...



Highcliffe Death Cafe

With Lis Horwich

United Kingdom

July 20, 2016, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (UK summertime)

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

Lis Horwich is the local facilitator in Highcliffe. She 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 ...



Maidstone Death Cafe

With Jane Pantony

United Kingdom: Maidstone Community Support centre , 39-48 Marsham street , Maidstone , Kent , ME14 1HH

July 21, 2016, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Greenwich)

Free



Death Cafe Burlington

With The Carpenter Hospice

Canada: Downtown Burlington - Civic Square , 426 Brant Street , Burlington , L7R 2G2

July 22, 2016, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (EST)

Free!



Death Cafe Raleigh

With Heather Hill and Robin Simonton

United States: 7615 Six Forks Road , Raleigh, NC , 27615

July 22, 2016, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (eastern)

Free, donations welcome

This event is sponsored by Renaissance Funeral Home and is in partnership with Oakwood Cemetery. 

 

We are running this event to give folks an opportunity to talk about life and death in a safe space ...



Death Cafe in Parafield Gardens, Australia

With Frances

Australia: The Goddess House , Parafield Gardens , 5107

July 23, 2016, 11.00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m. (ACST)

Suggested donation of $5.00

From the moment we are born, we are dying. Death is therefore a natural process marking the transition of the soul.  Yet it is much ignored by our modern Western society, not to mention greatly ...



Death Cafe Mission Valley, San Diego

With San Diego County Coalition for Improving End of Life Care

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

July 24, 2016, 1.30 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (pacific daylight savings)

Donations appreciated to cover cost of refreshments.

Anyone is Welcome. It’s for ages 18+, families, friends and co-workers. Bing an open mind, an open heart, and your curiosity. PLEASE RSVP by July 18 Monday if you would like to attend.

 

Death ...



Death Cafe Chico

With AllSEDD

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

July 24, 2016, 5.30 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (pacific)

free

Are you curious? Join us to bring our common mortality out of the closet.  At Death Cafe people drink tea, eat cake and discuss anything related to death. Everyone is welcome; there is no agenda ...



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

July 25, 2016, 6.15 p.m. - 8.15 p.m. (pacific)

free. Consider donating on the Death Cafe website.

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 ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

July 26, 2016, 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 Singapore

With Charu and Jaki

Singapore

July 26, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Singapore )

Suggested Donation $5 for cake

Please email thestillspace.sg@gmail.com to register and we will give you the address of the Death Cafe. 



Death Cafe in Margaree Forks

With Kristine Mccutcheon

Canada: Coady Tompkins Library , 7972 Cabot Trail , Margaree Forks , B0E 2A0

July 27, 2016, 3.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (Atlantic )

free of charge

feel free to bring snackies to share :)



Death Cafe West Los Angeles

With Leslie Gelfand

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

July 27, 2016, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (pacific)

Free. Donations welcome to cover the cost of refreshments.

Join us in a relaxed setting to drink tea and coffee and eat cake and cookies and discuss everything to do with death and dying, life and living.

No lectures, no agenda - this is a ...



Death Cafe - Bloor St W

With Donald Eckler

Canada: 670 Bloor St W , 3rd floor , Toronto, ON , M6G 1L2

July 27, 2016, 8.15 p.m. - 9.15 p.m. (EST)

Suggested donation $5

Why are we so reluctant to talk about death?  Death is something we’re all intimately involved with, but don’t often discuss.  
 
Come join us as we host our first Death Café, and join ...



Death Cafe MEBANE

With Sara Williams

United States: The Downtown Table Restaurant , 119 West Clay Street , Mebane NC , NC , 27253

July 27, 2016, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Eastern)

FREE



Death Cafe Hernando County

With Hernando County Public Library

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

July 27, 2016, 5.00 p.m. - 6.30 p.m. (Eastern U.S.)

free



Exeter Death Cafe

With Aly Dickinson and Gina Awad

United Kingdom: Boston Tea Party , 84 Queen Street , Exeter , EX4 3RP

July 28, 2016, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (Greenwich Mean Time)

Free

Gina knows first hand the value of sharing and how carthartic that can be. She is a natural empath and has spent time in the past as a volunteer at Hospiscare with those nearing the ...



Nailsworth Death Cafe

With Jane Diamond & Tracey Clements

United Kingdom: The Canteen , Day's Mill , Nailsworth , Glos , Type a choice below ... , GL6 0DU

July 28, 2016, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (GMT)

Free

This will be the third death cafe we have hosted in Nailsworth. As always, we aim to keep the evening as informal and relaxed as possible, for people to share as little or as much ...



Death Cafe in Brighton

With Frances Tulley

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

July 30, 2016, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free event. Donations welcome to cover costs and towards the church building appeal fund

The need to keep a dialogue going on the subject of death is so necessary.

This is a free and safe forum for such a discussion.

Don't worry if you haven't been to ...



Death Cafe Newtown

With Melissa Halliday (me)

Australia:

July 30, 2016, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (Eastern Standard time - Sydney)

Free

Hi there; this will be the the Death Cafe I have run and there is always something to learn and dicuss to keep the conversation around death alive....so come and partake in chai, cake ...



Death Cafe in Nelson, New Zealand

With Kristine Rose, Barbara Greene

New Zealand: Nelson City Library Halifax St , Nelson , 7010

July 30, 2016, 1.30 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (nz)

gold coin koha towards refreshments and venue.

There wil be no set agenda, but the time will be structured to allow for everyone to have a voice.



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

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

Aug. 2, 2016, 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 @ Mt Beauty

With Rose Sexton

Australia: Mt Beauty Neighbourhood Centre , Tennis Crt Ave , Mt Beauty , VICTORIA , 3699

Aug. 8, 2016, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (AEST)

We only ask for a donation, if you are able, to cover the cost fo the room hire. Tea and coffee, cakes and slices available to purchase.

We're holding this event for the first time here in Mt Beauty, as an open forum for discussions around death, dying, end of life and bereavement. Come for a cuppa and have a chat ...



RVA Death Cafe

With Shelby Kirillin

United States: Stir Crazy Cafe , 4015 MacArthur Ave , Richmond, VA 23227 , 23227

Aug. 11, 2016, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (eastern)

Free

The Death Cafe is a piece of the Conscious Dying movement.  Death is a part of life that ties us all together, yet it's one of the least talked about experiences.  These Cafe's ...



Kemptville Death Cafe

With Beth Donovan Hospice

Canada: Geronimo Coffee House , 146 Prescott Street , Kemptville , Ontario , k0g1j0

Aug. 14, 2016, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (EST )

Free! Donations to Beth Donovan Hospice Welcome. Donations will be used to fund our community programs, which we provide free of cost.

We are hosting a Death Cafe in order to open up a community discussion about death and dying. 

 



Palm Beach County Death Cafe

With Suzy Anand

United States: , Florida , 33483

Aug. 15, 2016, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (EST)

none

The purpose of our death cafe will be to create a safe space to discuss the topics of death and dying. No agenda, just open conversation. 



Death Cafe Bedford

With Suzanne Edgington & Chris Churcher

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

Aug. 16, 2016, 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 Des Moines

With Young Bereavement Professionals Group

United States: Inspired Grounds , 117 5th St. , West Des Moines, IA , IA , 50265

Aug. 16, 2016, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Central)

Free

The Young Bereavement Professionals Group is excited to host another Death Cafe!  We will be meeting at Inspired Grounds Cafe in Valley Junction.

Please join us for an open discussion about anything related to death ...



Maidstone Death Cafe

With Jane Pantony

United Kingdom: The Royal Star Arcade Cafe , High Street , Maidstone , Kent , ME14 1JL

Aug. 17, 2016, 10.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. (Greenwich)

Free



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

Aug. 22, 2016, 6.15 p.m. - 8.15 p.m. (pacific)

free. Consider donating on the Death Cafe website.

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 ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

Aug. 23, 2016, 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 - Bloor St W

With Donald Eckler

Canada: 670 Bloor St W , 3rd floor , Toronto, ON , M6G 1L2

Aug. 24, 2016, 8.15 p.m. - 9.15 p.m. (EST)

Suggested donation $5

Why are we so reluctant to talk about death?  Death is something we’re all intimately involved with, but don’t often discuss.  
 
Come join us as we host our second Death Café, and join ...



Death Cafe West Los Angeles

With Leslie Gelfand

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

Aug. 31, 2016, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (pacific)

Free. Donations welcome to cover the cost of refreshments.

Join us in a relaxed setting to drink tea and coffee and eat cake and cookies and discuss everything to do with death and dying, life and living.

No lectures, no agenda - this is a ...



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

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

Sept. 6, 2016, 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 Canton New York

With Linda Potter

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

Sept. 8, 2016, 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 ...



Hilltowns Death Cafe #6

With Two Streams Zen

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

Sept. 11, 2016, 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 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

Sept. 11, 2016, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific)

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

This is our 8th Death Cafe in Alameda, and we continue to be inspired, and encouraged by those attenting these cafes.  It's wonderful to give folks a place, and an opportunity, to talk about ...



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

Sept. 11, 2016, 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 wonderful to give folks a place, and an opportunity, to ...



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. 14, 2016, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (PST)

FREE!

We are offering the third Death Cafe in Palo Alto!  Over 3,000 Death Cafes have taken place around thwe world since the first one in the UK in 2011.  

Please join us for what ...



Andover Death Cafe

With Memorial Hall Library

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

Sept. 14, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Eastern Daylight)

No Charge

Join other adults for Memorial Hall Library's third 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 an ...



DødsCafe København /Death Cafe Copenhagen

With Ellen Hansen, og Karin Westh

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

Sept. 15, 2016, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 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 ...



Death Cafe in Chatham, Canada

With Tea Connection

Canada: 15b King Street East , Chatham, Ontario , Canada , N7M 3M6

Sept. 17, 2016, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Eastern)

purchase of a tea is appreciated but not mandatory

Sponsored by Tea Connection

RSVP preregistration IS A MUST as space is limited.

Come meet and talk with others who understand.



Death Cafe Des Moines

With Young Bereavement Professionals Group

United States: Inspired Grounds , 117 5th St. , West Des Moines, IA , IA , 50265

Sept. 20, 2016, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Central)

Free

The Young Bereavement Professionals Group is excited to host another Death Cafe!  We will be meeting at Inspired Grounds Cafe in Valley Junction.

Please join us for an open discussion about anything related to death ...



Maidstone Death Cafe

With Jane Pantony

United Kingdom: The Royal Star Arcade cafe , High street , Maidstone , Kent , ME14 1JL

Sept. 21, 2016, 10.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. (Greenwich)

Free



Death Cafe Cork

With Beth Wallace

Ireland: Cork

Sept. 22, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

Suggested Donation €5

::: More info. to come soon! :::



'A Death Cafe at the South Hill Branch - Vancouver Public Library' in Vancouver, Canada

With Tom Esakin and Anneke Rees

Canada: South Hill Branch - Vancouver Public Library , 6076 Fraser Street , Vancouver, B.C. , V5W 2Z7

Sept. 22, 2016, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (PST)

Free of charge.

“A Death Café at the South Hill Branch – Vancouver Public Library" is generously supported in partnership with the South Hill Branch – Vancouver Public Library, which is very kindly donating the space for this Death Café.



Death Cafe in Cirencester

With Sue Brayne

United Kingdom: Gloucester Road , Stratton , Cirencester , GL7 2LJ

Sept. 24, 2016, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (UK )

suggested donation is £5 for tea and cakes.

The Death Cafe will be a chance to talk about life, death and what really matters to you.



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

Sept. 26, 2016, 6.15 p.m. - 8.15 p.m. (pacific)

free. Consider donating on the Death Cafe website.

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 in Culpeper, Virginia

With Hospice of the Piedmont & Culpeper County Library

United States: Culpeper Public Library , Community Room , Culpeper , Virginia , 22701

Oct. 2, 2016, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Eastern)

Free



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

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

Oct. 4, 2016, 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 Charlottesville, VA

With Hospice of the Piedmont & The Senior Center

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

Oct. 9, 2016, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Free



Death Cafe in Barre, Massachusetts

With Barre Library Association

United States: Woods Memorial Library , 19 Pleasant Street , Barre , Massachusetts , 01005

Oct. 13, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Eastern USA)

free



Death Cafe Hamburg

With Hamburger Death Cafe

Germany: Hamburg Leuchtfeuer , Lotsenhaus , Museumstraße 31 , Hamburg , 22765

Oct. 13, 2016, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (CET)

free Entrance

Was gehört für Sie zu einem guten Abschied?

Über Sterben, Tod und Trauer sprechen wir meistens nur ungern, mit gesenkter Stimme, hinter verschlossenen Türen. Und wir warten in der Regel so lange ...



Death Cafe Des Moines

With Young Bereavement Professionals Group

United States: Inspired Grounds , 117 5th St. , West Des Moines, IA , IA , 50265

Oct. 18, 2016, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Central)

Free

The Young Bereavement Professionals Group is excited to host another Death Cafe!  We will be meeting at Inspired Grounds Cafe in Valley Junction.

Please join us for an open discussion about anything related to death ...



Maidstone Death Cafe

With Jane Pantony

United Kingdom: Maidstone Community Support Centre , 39-48 Marsham Street , Maidstone , Kent , ME14 1HH

Oct. 20, 2016, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Greenwich)

Free



'A Death Cafe at the Labyrinth at St. Paul's Anglican Church' in Vancouver, Canada

With Tom Esakin, Anneke Rees, and the Labyrinth Guild of St. Paul’s Anglican Church

Canada: St. Paul's Anglican Church , 1130 Jervis Street , in the "Labyrinth Hall" , Vancouver, B.C. , V6E 2C7

Oct. 21, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (PST)

Free of charge.

 



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

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

Nov. 1, 2016, 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 Vancouver, Canada

With Tom Esakin and Anneke Rees

Canada: Britannia Branch - Vancouver Public Library , 1661 Napier Street , Vancouver, B.C. , (in the “Art Gallery” space) , V5L 4X4

Nov. 8, 2016, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (PST)

Free of charge.

“A Death Café at the Britannia Branch – Vancouver Public Library" is generously supported in partnership with the Britannia  Branch – Vancouver Public Library, which is very kindly donating the space for this Death Café.



Death Cafe Des Moines

With Young Bereavement Professionals Group

United States: Inspired Grounds , 117 5th St. , West Des Moines, IA , IA , 50265

Nov. 15, 2016, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Central)

Free

The Young Bereavement Professionals Group is excited to host another Death Cafe!  We will be meeting at Inspired Grounds Cafe in Valley Junction.

Please join us for an open discussion about anything related to death ...



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. 16, 2016, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (PST)

FREE!

We are offering the last Death Cafe in Palo Alto for 2016!  Over 3,000 Death Cafes have taken place around thwe world since the first one in the UK in 2011.  

Please join us ...



Andover Death Cafe

With Memorial Hall Library

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

Nov. 17, 2016, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Eastern Standard)

No Charge

Join other adults for Memorial Hall Library's fourth 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 an ...



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. 4, 2016, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific)

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

This is the 3 yr anniversary of our first Alameda Death Cafeth Death Cafe in Alameda, and we continue to be inspired, and encouraged by those attenting these cafes.  It's wonderful to give folks ...



T-Town Death Cafe

With Kelli Barr-Lyles

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

Dec. 6, 2016, 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 ...