Forthcoming Death Cafes



Today: Montpelier Death Cafe

With Montpelier Death Cafe

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

Sept. 18, 2014, 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 you can find us and register at: http://montpelierdeathcaferegistration.eventbrite.com

 

Curious, but can't make it ...



Today: Death Cafe Tulsa

With The Grief Center

United States: Maxxwell's Restaurant , 2636 East 11th Street , Tulsa, Oklahoma 74104 , 2nd Floor Meeting Room , 74104

Sept. 18, 2014, 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 and help people make the most of our (finite) lives.”  We gather in a safe, relaxed setting to discuss death, celebrate life ...



Today: Death Cafe Seattle - Greenwood

With Francis Lee and Kateyanne Unullisi

United States: 8310 Greenwood Ave N, Seattle, WA , 98103

Sept. 18, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Pacific Time)

There is no charge to attend but plan on purchasing coffee, tea, beer or wine. Cupcakes on the house!

It's free! And those who attended last time had a great time talking about something we don't get to talk about with others.

This Greenwood spot is great for kicking back and talking ...



Today: Death Cafe Zona Rosa

With Jim Gordon

United States: 7600 NW Barry Road , Kansas City, MO , 64153

Sept. 18, 2014, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (central)

Free

Death and spirituality; spirituality and death...  

Some of my most significant conversations on the spiritual journey have been with people whose death is immanent or those planning a funeral for a loved one who has ...



Today: Kansas City, North Death Cafe

With Steve Smith

United States: Woodneath Mid-Continent Library , 8900 Flintlock Road , Kansas City, Missouri , 64157 , North of 152 highway , 64157

Sept. 18, 2014, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Central)

Free

The Death Cafe will be an a safe and relaxed place for frank discussions concerning the topic of Death and related subject matters



Today: Joint Death Cafe North Seattle and Eastside

With Terri and Paige

United States: SPL Lake Forest Park , Meeting Room Lower Level , 98155

Sept. 18, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Pacific)

donations for meetup.com



Today: Death Cafe Seattle North & Eastside

With Terri Dilts

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

Sept. 18, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (pacific)

donations accepted

Join in for cake and inspiring conversation about death and dying.



Malvern Death Cafe

With Sue Friston

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

Sept. 19, 2014, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (GMT)

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

So far this death cafe has met most Fridays since the start of 2014. And will continue to do so until further notice.  Email me to get on my mailing list so you can be ...



Death Cafe Des Moines

With Carrie England & Mia Countryman

United States: Green Grounds Cafe , 117 5th Street , West Des Moines, Iowa , Located in Historic Valley Junction. , 50265

Sept. 20, 2014, 4.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (central)

Donations to cover cost of dessert appreciated, but never required!

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



Death Cafe in Marrickville

With Dr Michele Knight

Australia: Lazy Bones Lounge , Upstairs, 294 Marrickville Road , (cnr Illawarra Road) , Marrickville , New South Wales , 2204

Sept. 20, 2014, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Australian Eastern Standard Time)

Suggested gold coin entry donation in support of local charity.

Death, that final process of transition which we must all engage with is an event in our lives frequently feared and often misunderstood.  A Death Café provides an opportunity for death to ‘come out of ...



Death Cafe Sarasota #6

With Lori Marshall & Mark Sanders

United States: 2868 Ringling Blvd , Sarasota , FL - Florida , FL - Florida , 34237

Sept. 20, 2014, 1.30 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (EST)

Free w/ love offering for facility

Come talk about life and death!This is an open, respectful and friendly atmosphere where people can express their views about death, dying and life. 

This Death Cafe is RSVP ONLY due to size of ...



Death Cafe Atlanta #15

With Mark LaRocca-Pitts, Bob Duvall, Kate Hauk, David Hall

United States: Oakland Cemetery , 248 Oakland Ave SE , Atlanta, GA 30312 , 2nd floor, Visitor's Center , 30312

Sept. 20, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (EST (USA))

Free--Suppored by a grant from Crossroads Hospice Charitable Foundation.

First Death Café in a Cemetery (and the first one in the Southeast USA)!

In real estate, it’s always location, location, location. Well, why not for a Death Café?  Nothing makes me think more ...



Death Cafe/Caffe Marwolaeth Bangor

With Alexandra WIlson

United Kingdom: Greenhouse/Ty Gwydr , 1 Trevelyan Terrace , High Street , Bangor , North Wales , LL57 1AX

Sept. 20, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (GMT)

Donations to cover costs welcome



Ann Arbor Death Cafe

With Merilynne Rush

United States: Crazy Wisdom Bookstore and Tearoom , 114 S. Main St. , Ann Arbor , MI , 48104

Sept. 20, 2014, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (EST)

free

Come join us for casual conversation and good listening about a subject that affects us all.  I always leave feeling uplifted.  There is something very real and assuring about sharing deeply with strangers and reaffirming ...



Ann Arbor Death Cafe

With Merilynne Rush

United States: Crazy Wisdom Bookstore and Tea Room , 114 S. Main St. , Ann Arbor, MI , 48104

Sept. 20, 2014, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (EST)

Free

If you haven't committed "death by chocolate" on Valentine's Day, join us!  You'll be glad you did.

There is no topic or lecture; it's all you and your stories and questions ...



Loveland Death Cafe

With Tara Pogoda

United States: Fifth Element Ranch , 6821 West CR 12 , Loveland , CO , 80537 , 80537

Sept. 20, 2014, 10.30 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (MDT)

Suggested donation of $12 to pay for food and drink provided.

We are drawn to Death Cafe by our mutual awareness that death is a natural part of life and our concern that society is out of touch with this fact. We are combining our wisdom ...



Death Cafe of Metro Denver

With Nancy English

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

Sept. 21, 2014, 12.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (Mountain Daylight Saving)

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 ...


Carmel Death Cafe in Indiana

With Elaine Voci Life Skills Coaching, LLC

United States: 11805 North Pennsylvania St , Carmel, Indiana , 46032

Sept. 21, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (EST)

Free

The Cafes are free, free of ideology, safe and nurturing, accessible and confidential.  Open to adults 18 years and older, the Cafes provide delicious desserts and beverages, along with comfortable seating, and good conversation about death and dying.

I guide the discussions while not leading people toward any conclusions about death or the afterlife.  Participants are asked to respect one another's views.

Evaluation comments ...


Death Cafe in Stourbridge, West Midlands

With Cathie Green

United Kingdom: Mary Stevens Community Hub , Mary Stevens Park , Stourbridge , West Midlands , DY8

Sept. 21, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (UK)

No donations asked for

I believe we need to talk about this natural life event



Death Cafe Calgary

With Janine Violini and Jamie Whittaker

Canada: Kensington Riverside Inn , Fireside Room , 1126 Memorial Drive NW , Calgary AB , T2N 3E3

Sept. 21, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (MDT)

Free admission -- donations welcomed to cover costs.

We invite you to be part of the greater conversation about death and dying.



Death Cafe Beijing #1

With Ziyi Hbw with Meridian Space

China: C&C Park, 77 Meishuguan Houjie, Dongcheng, Beijing , Meridian Space , 100010

Sept. 21, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Beijing)

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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

Sept. 22, 2014, 4.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (Mountain)

free

NO NEED TO REGISTER - IT'S ON A DROP-IN BASIS- JUST SHOW UP!!



Cincinnati Death Cafe

With Arlington Memorial Gardens

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

Sept. 22, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (eastern standard USA)

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Death Cafe Gig Harbor

With Dr. Kristine A. Kevorkian

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

Sept. 22, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (PST)

Free



Death Cafe Bunbury Region Western Australia

With Barbara Fretz

Australia: Bunbury City Library, Bunbury , 6230

Sept. 22, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (WST (Perth))

Free. Donation for coffee/tea and cake are welcome.


Light-House Death Cafe, Wolverhampton

With Kate Spohrer

United Kingdom: The Light House, , The Chubb Buildings , Fryer Street , Wolverhampton , West Mids , WV1 1HT

Sept. 22, 2014, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (Grenwich Mean Time)

free

To help make death a non-taboo subject.



Death Cafe Philadelphia: Fairmount Edition

With Rachel Zeldin & Pat Bubb

United States: Mugshots Coffee House , 1925 Fairmount Street , Philadelphia, PA , Visit the Death Cafe Philadelphia Meetup Group for up-to-date details , 19130

Sept. 22, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Eastern)

A suggested donation of $0.50 is appreciated to cover Meetup Costs. Coffee, Tea, and desserts are available for purchase at the event.

We want to give Philadelphians a time and place to talk about life and the "D" word (death!).

Join our Meetup Group to stay up to date on events and RSVP events:



SW London Death Cafe

With Suzanne Michal

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

Sept. 22, 2014, 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 ...


Death Cafe

With MaryBeth Mazzone

United States: 79 E. Main Street , Midway, UT 84049 , , 84049

Sept. 23, 2014, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (MST)

free

Death Cafe Park City will hold its community members who've lost so many loved ones, young and old, gently and sweetly in a cradle where you can be held tightly and nurtured lovingly.



Idyllwild Death Cafe ** all booked **

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

Sept. 23, 2014, 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 Amsterdam no.5

With Gerko Tempelman, Trui Simmelink

Netherlands: Eerste van Swindenstraat 581 , Ponteneur Amsterdam , Amsterdam , Nederland , Nederland , 1093 LC Amsterdam

Sept. 23, 2014, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (Amsterdam)

Gratis



Death Cafe Red Bluff

With Rev. Tresha Wing and Wanda Rodriguez

United States: 900 Walnut Street , Red Bluff , California , 96080

Sept. 24, 2014, 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 ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise

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

Sept. 24, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (PT)

Donations appreciated for coffee, plates, plastic ware, etc.

* Fully booked *

Next Death Cafe in Idyllwild on the 23rd September http://deathcafe.com/deathcafe/1053/

 

Some of the reasons for holding a Death Café:
- In our culture, denial of death as a normal part ...



Death Cafe in Cambridge

With Paul Richardson

United Kingdom: Cornerstone Cafe , St Phillip’s Church , 185 Mill Road , Cambridge , CB1 3AN

Sept. 24, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.15 p.m. (UTC Dublin London)

Free

Simply I have been to two death cafes and I have been touched by death like all beings will be. At one time or another in thier lives and at the end of their lives ...



Death Cafe St. Joe # 13

With Megan Mooney, MSW and Jamie Exline, BSW

United States: Cafe Pony Espresso , 114 S 8th St. , St. Joseph, Missouri , 64501 , 64501

Sept. 24, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Central )

Free



Walker's Death Cafe

With Dianne ODonnell, Mary Parker, Nancy Geherenbeck Miller

United States: Walker Community Church , 3104 16th Ave S , Minneapolis, MN , 55407

Sept. 24, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Central)

This is a free event; however donations are graciously accepted to defray costs.

A safe place has been provided for people to come together to talk about death and dying and to share the ways in which our lives have been touched by death. Every group is different ...



Rappahannock Death Cafe

With Martha Hughes RN CHPN

United States: Rappahannock County Library , 4 Library Rd , Washington, VA 22747 , 22747

Sept. 24, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EST)

Donations accepted



Westport Death Cafe

With Val Lovelace

United States: Westport Volunteer Fire Dept , RT 144, Main Road , Westport Island, ME , About 3 miles after bridge on left. , 04578

Sept. 25, 2014, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Eastern US)

Donations will help us fund coffee, snacks, and costs related to hosting a Death Cafe. Donation not required and a donation in any amount will be greatly appreciated.

This is an open-format facilitated venue to discuss and share about any topic related to death and dying.  Sponsored by It's My Death.



Death Cafe in Edinburgh

With just Festival

United Kingdom: Lovecrumbs , 155 West Port , Edinburgh , EH3 9DP

Sept. 25, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (GMT)

No Donations Charged



Death Cafe Madison

With Dr. Cheema, PhD and Theresa Morrissey,LCSW

United States: 911 Williamson st , Madison , WI, 53703 , WI , 53703

Sept. 25, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Central)

no cost, contributions for tea and coockies



Death Cafe in LA - Hosted by Betsy Trapasso

With OUR HOUSE Grief Support Center

United States: OUR HOUSE Grief Support Center , 1663 Sawtelle Blvd. #300 , California , 90025

Sept. 26, 2014, 12.00 p.m. - 1.00 p.m. (Pacific)

No cost

Join us for brown bag lunch (we will provide dessert and beverages) and open conversation about death.



Death Cafe 92119 - San Carlos

With Asha Parker & Tracy Vevia

United States: San Diego Public Library - San Carlo , Reading Room , 7265 Jackson Drive, San Diego , 92119

Sept. 27, 2014, 11.30 a.m. - 1.00 p.m. (PST)

Donations to cover expenses are gratefully accepted, but not required.

       "Fear does not stop death -

                    it stops life!"

 

Come be fearless with us - and have some cake!



ABQ Death Cafe

With Gail Rubin, CT

United States: Swiss Alps Bakery Cafe , 3000 San Pedro NE, Suite F , Albuquerque, NM , 87110

Sept. 27, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Mountain)

Free - purchase of food/drink encouraged

As usual, our Death Cafe mascot Lola (a life sized plastic skeleton) will be present in a new outfit to remind us of our mortality.



Potluck Brunch @ the PDX Death Cafe

With Holly Pruett

United States: Cyrils @ Clay Pigeon Winery , 815 SE Oak St , Portland, OR , 97214

Sept. 28, 2014, 10.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. (pacific)

Donations gratefully accepted to help cover expenses.

Registration is required. Please go to https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1kI99XQKDHyoCPNxWoYNl3iuBFN3ZB5HtODYLpeVTlM4/viewform?usp=send_form to register.

Please consider bringing a potluck dish to share with ingredients labeled.



Teaneck Death Cafe

With Risa Marlen & Kathy Ferris are the facilitators. Debra Lauren is the Host.

United States: Yoga Vita Studio , 1150 Teaneck Road , Teaneck, NJ , 07666

Sept. 28, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (Eastern Standard)

$7 p/p suggested donation requested to compensate Director for the use of her facility.

We feel passionate about the need and desire for people to come together in supportive community to share their hopes, expectations and fears about the fact that we are all mortal beings!

We'll engage ...



Nevada County's 2nd Death Cafe!

With Full Circle Living & Dying Collective

United States: Chapel of the Angels , 250 Race Street , Grass Valley, CA , 95945

Sept. 28, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (pacific)

Donations gratefully accepted to cover the costs of refreshments and to continue the work of Full Circle Living & Dying Collective and our wonderful working relationship with the Chapel of the Angels.

Hi friends! Our first Death Cafe last year was wildly successful, so we have upgraded to a bigger place in order to accommodate more mere mortals! As with all of our events, we will provide ...



Death Cafe Indy

With Monica Doyle and Jennifer Vines

United States: The Athanaeum , 407 E. MIchigan Street , Indianapolis , 46204

Sept. 28, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (EDT)

Free. Donations not expected, nor rejected. Any funds received will help defray expenses.

This is our 5th meeting, and we are grateful to be hosted by The Athanaeum Foundation.  Death Cafe provides an opportunity to touch on all aspects of death and dying.  There is no agenda, nor ...



Death Cafe Asheville

With Said Osio

United States: 78 n Lexington , Asheville , NC , North Carolina , North Carolina , 28801

Sept. 28, 2014, 7.30 p.m. - 9.15 p.m. (Eastern)

Donations

Our events are created to deepen that conversation which we hold most sacred the art of dying to live.

We incorporate contemplative fushion music and a practice that engages the inner spirit.



Denver Death Cafe-September

With Denver Hospice Inpatient Care Center @ Lowry

United States: 8299 E. Lowry Blvd , Denver, CO 80230 , Denver Hospice Inpatient Care Center @ Lowry, Education Room , 80230

Sept. 28, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (MST)

free



Death Cafe in Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia

With Mahone Bay Centre's Seniors Project

Canada: Mahone Bay Centre , 45 School St. , Mahone Bay , Nova Scotia , B0J 2E0

Sept. 29, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Atlantic)

suggested donation $5 for room rental

Our Death Cafe is the kick-off event for a series on "Death & Dying: Talking About It Won't Kill You", sponsored by the Mahone Bay Centre's Seniors Project.



Death Cafe Rohnert Park/Cotati/Penngrove, CA

With Cathleen Springer

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

Sept. 30, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

Having had personal experience caring for my aging parents and other family members some years back helped me to appreciate end-of-life challenges, as well as the opportunities for healing and closure inherent in the dying ...



Death Cafe Hitchin

With Salli, Carol & Jude

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

Sept. 30, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

All contributions gratefully received!

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 interesting, like-minded people.  Their support is empowering! 

Would you like to ...


Death Cafe Columbia, Missouri

With Joyce Thompson and Wendy Morgan

United States: The larger shelter , E. Broadway entrance to Stephens Lake Park , 65203

Sept. 30, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (CST)

None



Death Cafe, Brisbane, Queensland

With Beth OBrien

Australia: Simplicity Funeral Home , 218 Logan Road , WOOLLONGABBA , 4102

Oct. 1, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time)

Free



Death Cafe Oakland

With Jo Townson and Amani Loutfly

United States: Chapel of the Chimes - Oakland , 4499 Piedmont Avenue , Oakland, CA , 94611

Oct. 1, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Pacific )

Free



Lewes Death Cafe

With Living Well Dying Well

United Kingdom: Buttercup Cafe , Pastoral Antiques , 15 Malling Street , Lewes , East Sussex , BN7 2RA

Oct. 1, 2014, 6.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (BST)

Donations accepted to cover premises costs.

Join us for coffee, cake and conversation about dying, death and the end of life.


Death Cafe Austin

With Jo Jensen & Brooks Kasson

United States: Cafe Express , 3418 N. Lamar , Austin, Texas , 78705

Oct. 1, 2014, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Central)

No charge to attend - donations are graciously and gratefully accepted

Jo and Brooks initiated the first Death Cafe in Texas (right here in Austin) in June 2013 and continue to gather with like-minded individuals every month at Cafe Express on Lamar. We always have lively discussions on life, death and the various and precious moments in between.

If you want to enjoy some great food before the gathering, Cafe Express offers a wonderful menu.  Come ...



Courtenay Death Cafe

With Dale Presly

Canada: 411 Anderton Ave. , Courtenay, B.C. , V9N 6C6

Oct. 1, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (pacific time zone)

small donation to cover room rental

Dale is hosting the 4th Death Cafe in Courtenay.


Death Cafe

With Kittamaqundi Community Church

United States: Oliver's Carriage House , 5410 Leaf Treader Way , Columbia, MD 21044 , 21044

Oct. 2, 2014, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

No Charge



Death Cafe Port Macquarie

With Phoebe Crane

Australia: The Point Port Macquarie , 168 Settlement Point Rd , Port Macquarie NSW , 2444

Oct. 3, 2014, 10.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. (Sydney, Australia)

Free, but pay for own beverages

Phoebe and others meet to chat about Death, look at the myths, go where many have never dared to look...their own thoughts, questions and fears about death. All over a cuppa with much laughter ...


Death Cafe in Stourbridge, West Midlands

With Cathie Green

United Kingdom: Mary Stevens Community Hub , Mary Stevens Park , Stourbridge , West Midlands , DY8

Oct. 4, 2014, 12.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (UK)

No donations asked for

So people can die without being terrified about their experience



Death Cafe - Fremantle

With Ava Reyerson

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

Oct. 4, 2014, 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 in Basalt, Colorado

With Informed Final Choices

United States: Wyly Art Center , 99 Midland Avenue , Basalt , Colorado , 81623

Oct. 4, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (MOUNTAIN TIME/US)

Free, but accept donations to defray venue costs.

The Wyly Art Center provides a warm and welcoming environment for participants to join in conversation over tea and cookies. The event is without agenda, philosophy or expected outcome. Simple Death Cafe guidelines encourage an ...



Lowertown Death Cafe

With Stacy Remke

United States: Black Dog Cafe , 308 Prince Street , St. Paul, MN. 55101 , 55101

Oct. 5, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Central)

Free, but food/beverage purchase secures our space and is in considerate.

Note: This meeting is on the 1st Sunday rather than our usual 2nd Sunday soi as not to conflcit with the St Paul Art Crawl. We will be back to our regular schedule in November ...



Keyport Death Cafe

With Kris Bradley and Sarah Conley

United States: Espresso Joe's , 50 W Front Street , Keyport, NJ 07735 , 07735

Oct. 5, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EST)

Free Event

Kris and Sarah have organized this event to open up a discussion about death.  This will be an open and accepting forum to share your thoughts.

Espresso Joe's has been generous enough to provide ...


Faringdon Death Cafe

With Liz Rothschild and Rose-Anne O’Hare

United Kingdom: The Rookery Cafe , 35 Marlborough Street , Faringdon , SN7 7JL

Oct. 5, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (UK)

Free

Part of Oxfordshire's Kicking the Bucket Festival.

 

Good company, cake and a chat about death. What could be better? 


Bridgnorth Death Cafe

With Kate Spohrer

United Kingdom: Cinnamon Cafe and Meeting House , Cartway , Waterloo Terrace , Bridgnorth , Shropshire , WV16 4EG

Oct. 5, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (GMT)

free

Trying to make death a non-taboo subject,


MDI Death Cafe

With MDI Hospital Palliative Care Team

United States: Jesup Memorial Library , 34 Mt Desert Street , Bar Harbor, ME , 04609

Oct. 5, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (EST)

Free

Sponsored by Mount Desert Island Hospital Organization and the Jesup Memorial Library


Death Cafe Northern Westchester

With Death Cafe nw committee

United States: 26 Bedford Road , Katonah NY , 10536

Oct. 5, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Donations accepted for ongoing death cafe events



Titirangi Death Cafe

With Graham Southwell & Kerry-Ann Stanton

New Zealand: 12a Rangiwai Road , Titirangi , Auckland , 0604

Oct. 6, 2014, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (New Zealand time)

Entry by Koha



Death Cafe Gig Harbor

With Dr. Kristine A. Kevorkian

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

Oct. 6, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (PST)

Free



Mercer County Death Cafe

With Chaplains Ted Taylor & Laurie Dinerstein-Kurs

United States: Perkin's Restaurant , 50 Princeton Hightstown Rd , East Windsor, NJ , 08520

Oct. 6, 2014, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Eastern )

No cost, save your orders from the restaurant.

Join us for the third 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 ...



16th Death Cafe Hampstead, London, UK

With Josefine Speyer

United Kingdom: 38-39 High Street Hampstead, London , NW3 1QE

Oct. 6, 2014, 6.30 p.m. - 9.15 p.m. (BST)

Donations towards the cost of hosting the event are welcome!

We love Death Cafe and welcome you to join us for an inspiring evening of conversation.

Please arrive early and place an order with our waiter, Antonio. There will be a short break half way ...



Halton Hills Death Cafe

With Ellen Newman and Marion Willms

Canada: Schillaci Cafe & Espresso Bar , 221 Miller Drive , Georgetown , Ontario , L7G 6G4

Oct. 7, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (eastern)

Donations are welcome and will be given to the staff of the cafe as a way of thanking them for serving us.

Ellen and Marion feel hosting a Death Cafe is a way to make a positive contribution to life in their communities.  Both have found in their work and studies that talking about death is a ...



Death Cafe Niagara

With Oakwood Cemetery

United States: 763 Portage Road , Niagara Falls, New York , 14301

Oct. 9, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Eastern US)

No cost, just bring a dessert to pass.

 Bring a dessert to pass!



Death Cafe Kansas City

With Jill Badell

United States: Coffee Girl's Cafe , 7440 Washington St. , Kansas City , MO , 64114

Oct. 9, 2014, 5.45 p.m. - 7.45 p.m. (Central Standard Time)

Free

This is a meant to be a comfortable, community event where any age and demographic is welcome to come partake in open discussion about the importance of death related topics. Death is a part of ...


Foothills Death Cafe

With patsy barnes

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

Oct. 11, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (mountain standard)

free



Death Cafe in London

With Jon Underwood

United Kingdom: Courthouse Garden Cafe, , Jamyang Buddhist Centre, , The Old Courthouse, , 43 Renfrew Road, , London , SE11 4NA

Oct. 11, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 3.45 p.m. (BST)

Free. Donations to Jamyang Buddhist Centre accepted. Free tea and lovely food and drink available for purchase.

The Death Cafe will take place in the Courthouse Garden Cafe,  which is provided by Jamyang Buddhist Centre. I have been a student of Jamyang since 1999 and it is largely due to Jamyang, especially ...



Longmont Death Cafe

With Jade Beaty

United States: Lucky's Market , 700 Ken Pratt Blvd #201 , Longmont, 80501 , 80501

Oct. 11, 2014, 9.00 a.m. - 10.00 a.m. (mtn)

Arrive early to experience the pastry delights at Lucky's!

I will set a container of safety and comfort as we explore some interesting views about death. I am a former volunteer chaplain at Boulder Community Hospital, and conducted a support group for those with ...



Cardiff Death Cafe

With Sue Lawford and Rosemary McClements-Hall

United Kingdom: Chapter Arts Centre , Market Road , Cardiff , CF5 1QE

Oct. 12, 2014, 1.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (BST)

Because we have to pay for room hire, a small donation is requested if you can.

Sue and Rose met at a Death Cafe in Bristol in June 2014.  Each had heard about Death Cafes, and found the idea really exciting.  Their first-hand experience underlined how helpful it can be to ...



Astoria Death Cafe

With Phil Morgan and others

United States: Temporary Astoria Senior Center , (the old Astoria Yacht Club) , 1555 W. Marine , Astoria , 97103

Oct. 14, 2014, 5.30 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Donations are to cover costs for flyers and coffee

Small open conversations with subject chosen by group. Potluck treats requested. Coffee and Tea provided.



Death Cafe Oakland

With Brooke Deputy

United States: Chapel of The Chimes , 4499 Piedmont Av , Oakland , California , USA , 94611

Oct. 14, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (PDT)

FREE

Chapel of the Chimes is our generous host for this event.  



Ithaca Death Cafe

With Angela Mennitto, Michele Hochstetter & Tricia Conroy

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

Oct. 14, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Free, but donations are welcome.

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



Death Cafe in Saskatchewan, Canada

With SCHR Palliative Care Subcommitee

Canada

Oct. 14, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (CST)

Event is free of charge

Please note that this event is not open to members of the public.



Highcliffe Death Cafe

With Lis Horwich

United Kingdom

Oct. 15, 2014, 1.30 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (UK)

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 become at easy with them, the more we can help other ...



Death Cafe Tulsa

With The Grief Center

United States: Maxxwell's Restaurant , 2636 East 11th Street , Tulsa, Oklahoma 74104 , 2nd Floor Meeting Room , 74104

Oct. 16, 2014, 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 and help people make the most of our (finite) lives.”  We gather in a safe, relaxed setting to discuss death, celebrate life ...



Death Cafe' Firenze

With AMA Accademia di Metafisica Applicata

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

Oct. 17, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Rome)

Free

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 that this is a ...


Death Cafe Bremerton, WA

With Amelia Carroll

United States: Heron Lodge , 7810 NW Wildcat Lake Road , Bremerton , WA , 98312

Oct. 18, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Admission is Free ~ Donations are welcome to cover the costs of refreshments and materials.

Let's Have Coffee and Talk About Death

Hello, my name is Amelia Carroll from Sacred Spirit Passages and I think talking about death is a great way to spend some time.  Join me at the relaxing and inviting Heron Lodge where we will share respectful and provocative conversation about death and dying in a safe, non-judgmental environment.

 

With 75% of Americans saying they would ...


2nd Thornbury Death Cafe

With Jacqueline Cadwgan

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

Oct. 19, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (UK)

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

Inspiring, enlightening, warm, friendly, surprising, liberating  -  some of the words used to describe the Death Café held in July.

At Thornbury’s first Death Café, six of us sat down with tea and cake and just began talking.  We were able to explore our own thoughts and feelings and listen to each other in a relaxed and respectful way.  There was no agenda, no motive ...



Death Cafe Chico

With Malama MacNeil

United States: Lyon Books , 135 Main Street , Chico , CA , 95926

Oct. 19, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (pacific)

free

Sponsored by the Alliance for Support and Education in Dying and Death, which brings together individuals engaged in a range of holistic services to the dyng, their care-givers, and families. AllSEDD is committed to fostering ...


Semiahmoo Death Cafe

With Neil Fernyhough

Canada: Alexandra Neighbourhood House , 2916 McBride Ave. , Surrey, BC , V4A 3G2

Oct. 20, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Donations for refreshments are welcome!

This is the first Death Cafe for South Surrey and White Rock. It is an opportunity for folks to come together to drink tea, eat cake, and discuss death - not to be morbid; just to raise awareness and help people make the most of their (finite) lives. Registration for the initial gathering is limited to 15.


Death Cafe Seattle - Lake City

With George: Center for Community

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

Oct. 20, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (PST)

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

We want to talk about dying and death and think there are others who do as well.  All are welcome.

Please join us at George, a casual and intimate setting, for good conversation and a bite of dessert (both gluten filled and gluten free; this is Seattle after all).

Thanks for joining us.  We'll see you soon.

Peace and Joy.

 

 



Death Cafe Northumberland

With Last Breath

Canada: 66 King Street , Cobourg, Ontario , K9A1K9

Oct. 21, 2014, 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 ...



Death Cafe Winnipeg

With Brenda Borzykowski / Rena Boroditsky

Canada: St. Mark's Lutheran Church , 600 Cambridge St. at Corydon Ave. , R3M 3G9

Oct. 22, 2014, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (Central)

Silver collection

A multi faith gathering !  Join us for coffee and conversation about all things 'end of life".



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise

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

Oct. 22, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (PT)

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 ...


Alexandra Park Death Cafe

With Jan Williams

United Kingdom: Alexandra Park Library , Alexandra Park Rd , London , N22 7UJ , N22 7UJ

Oct. 22, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (UK)

Donations are to cover cost of refreshments. Any excess goes to support other free community events at the library.

Taboo topics like death cause fear and alarm. Death feels much safer if we can talk about it with others who are open to doing the same. People are welcome to bring literature from relevant organisations to share. 

The Supporters of Alexandra Park library is a voluntary organisation which supports the library as a hub for community events. There is no charge for attending. A ...



Death Cafe 92105 - College Grove / Oak Park

With Tracy Vevia & Asha Parker

United States: Faith on 54th , Fellowship Hall - (Middle Building) , 3060 54th Street, San Diego , 92105

Oct. 25, 2014, 11.30 a.m. - 1.00 p.m. (PST)

Donations to cover refreshments are welcome -- but not required.

          "Fear does not stop death --

           fear stops life!"

Come and be fearless and countercultural with us ...

And have some cake!



Pueblo's First Death Cafe

With Sierra Roberts and Deborah Rivera

United States: 209 S Union Ave , Pueblo, CO 81003 , Pueblo , Colorado , Colorado , 81003

Oct. 25, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (MDST)

None

The main idea is to get people from all backgrounds together over tea/coffee and delicious cake to simply talk about death, a normal aspect of life that is generally feared by our culture. The ...



2nd Annual Crestone Death Cafe

With Informed Final Choices

United States: Shumei International Center , 3000 Dream Way , Crestone , Colorado , Colorado , 81131

Oct. 25, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (MOUNTAIN TIME/US)

Free, but accept donations to defray venue costs.

The Shumei International Center provides a warm and welcoming environment for participants to join in conversation over tea and cookies. The event is without agenda, philosophy or expected outcome. Simple Death Cafe guidelines encourage an ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

Oct. 28, 2014, 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 San Francisco: Zen Hospice Project

With Shelley Adler, PhD, and Roy Remer

United States: Zen Hospice Project Guest House , 273 Page Street , San Francisco, CA , 94102

Oct. 29, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Pacific)

$5 donation requested for snacks and drinks

Please join us in a relaxed setting to discuss death, drink tea, and eat cake.
This Death Café is part of the Salon Series at Zen Hospice, a new way to engage and inform our ...



Windy City Death Cafe

With Kathy Miller & Judy Lendsey

United States: Be Optimal Holistic Health Center , 1249 Waukegan Rd , Glenview, IL , 60025

Oct. 29, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Central)

$5 suggested donation to cover refreshments

Let's talk about death. Yours and mine. It's going to happen, no matter how much we deny or avoid thinking about it. Yikes, right?


But wait! What if accepting death meant that we ...



Columbus Death Cafe

With Lizzy Miles

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

Oct. 29, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 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 ...


Oxford Death Cafe @The Cafe Rouge, Oxford

With Claire Turnham

United Kingdom: Cafe Rouge, Oxford , Little Clarendon Street , Oxford , OX1 2HP

Oct. 31, 2014, 4.30 p.m. - 6.30 p.m. (UK)

Free

Good company, cake and a chat about death. What could be better? A chance to reflect and share your thoughts in relaxed and informal settings. Never morbid, often light hearted! Not recommended for the recently bereaved. Part of Oxfordshire's Kicking the Bucket Festival



Dublin Death Cafe

With Olga

Ireland: The Municipal Gallery Cafe , Parnell Square , Dublin , Co Dublin , IRELAND

Nov. 1, 2014, 3.45 p.m. - 5.45 p.m. (GMT)

Free

This will be our third meeting so everything is new for us. Our previous cafes have been interesting and diverse so I look forward to the next one after the Summer lull. We plan to ...


Death Cafe

With Debra McGauley-Eichhorn

United States

Nov. 1, 2014, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (EST)

No cost

Bring an Open Mind & a Dessert!



Death Cafe Zürich

With Sarah Buchmann

Switzerland: Cabaret Voltaire , Spiegelgasse 1 , 8001 Zurich , 8001

Nov. 2, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (CET)

Mietkosten

Während meiner Recherchen zum Roman GRAVE über eine alternative Bestatterin, bin ich im Rahmen des Death Salon London auf das Konzept des Death Cafés getroffen und staunte nicht schlecht. Wer hat's erfunden ...


Kidderminster Death Cafe

With Kate Spohrer

United Kingdom: Boar's Head Gallery , The Boar's Head , 39 Worcester St , Kidderminster , Worcestershire , DY10 1EW

Nov. 3, 2014, 8.00 p.m. - 10.00 p.m. (GMT)

free

To help make death a non-taboo subject.



Death Cafe on the West Island in Montreal

With Kit Racette

Canada

Nov. 3, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EDT)

Death Cafe events are free. Donations to cover costs are appreciated.

I have been organising Death Cafe events in Montreal for over a year. They are all different but each one gives those present an opportunity to share how death has touched their lives. Some need ...



Death Cafe in Montreal

With Kit Racette

Canada: BelArome Holistic Centre , 6100 Monkland Avenue , NDG , Between Beaconsfield and Hingston , H4A 1H4

Nov. 4, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EDT)

This event is free but donations to help cover costs are much appreciated.

 

A Death Café is a group directed discussion of death and how your experience with death impacts how you live your life. This discussion has no agenda, objectives or themes. It is a discussion group ...



DødsCafe København /Death Cafe Copenhagen

With Ellen Hansen og Karin Westh

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

Nov. 6, 2014, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (CET)

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

 

Ellen og Karin indleder med at byde velkommen og fortælle om aftenen. Derefter sørger vi for, at vi sammen kan have en meningsfuld samtaler om døden.

 

Vi serverer kaffe, te og kage ...



Death Cafe Capalaba, Brisbane

With Beth OBrien

Australia: Capalaba Library , Redland City Council , Noeleen St , Capalaba , 4157

Nov. 7, 2014, 9.00 a.m. - 10.30 a.m. (Eastern Standard Time)

Free

Grateful for the interest and support given by the Library team at Capalaba branch library, of Redland City Council.



Lowertown Death Cafe

With Stacy Remke

United States: Black Dog Cafe , 308 Prince Street , St. Paul, MN. 55101 , 55101

Nov. 9, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Central)

Free, but food/beverage purchase secures our space and is in considerate.

Topics will be driven by the interests of those who show up for discussion. In situations where more than a handful come, we can organize smaller group topics as interests dictate, using the World Cafe ...



Stratford-upon-Avon Death Cafe

With Glynis Fletcher

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

Nov. 9, 2014, 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. Kristine A. Kevorkian

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

Nov. 10, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (PST)

Free



Death Cafe Rancho Bernardo

With Jennifer Marsh

United States: Rancho Bernardo Public Library , Community Room , 17110 Bernardo Center Dr , San Diego , 92128

Nov. 13, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

This event is generously sponsored by UBS Financial Services and The Elizabeth Hospice!



Death Cafe Walnut Creek

With Judy Robbins

United States: Mt. Diablo Unitarian Universalist Church , 55 Eckley Lane , Walnut Creek, CA 94596 , 94596

Nov. 14, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (PST)

Participation if free, but space is limited, so you must register to attend. Go to www.Eventbrite.com; Go to 'Find events' and type in Death Cafe Walnut Creek. Choose the date you wish to attend.

Join others for an informal conversation about death and dying.



Death Cafe in London

With Chris Thorpe & Jon Spooner

United Kingdom: Bush Theatre , 7 Uxbridge Road , London , W12 8LJ

Nov. 15, 2014, 4.30 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (GMT)

Resuscitation Council (UK) https://www.resus.org.uk/pages/donate.htm

In 2014 we have made a new show together called "Am I Dead Yet?". It's about death and dying and about how we don’t talk about it enough. Which is actually a lot ...



Death Cafe in London

With Kagyu Samye Dzong London

United Kingdom: Kagyu Samye Dzong London , 15 Spa Road , Bermondsey , London , SE16 3SA

Nov. 16, 2014, 10.30 a.m. - 12.15 p.m. (GMT)

Donations welcome for supporting the work of the Kagyu Samye Dzong Tibetan Buddhist centre

The Bardo group at Kagyu Samye Dzong is hosting a day offering the Buddhist approach to Death and Dying and this will include a Death cafe and the opportunity to celebrate life through a reflection ...



Edmonton's Death Cafe

With Rayne Johnson

Canada: 9808-148 street , T5N 3E8

Nov. 16, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Mountain Standard Time Zone)

Donations accepted to help cover cost for the Drop Dead Menu and the facility



Death Cafe in Mt. Airy

With Mary Lee Keane, Eileen Whelan, Maggie Beaumont

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

Nov. 17, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Free



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

Nov. 18, 2014, 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 ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise

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

Nov. 19, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (PT)

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 ...


Chipping Norton Death Cafe

With Claire Turnham

United Kingdom: The Guildhall, Lower Room , Chipping Norton , OX7 5NJ

Nov. 19, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (UK)

Suggested donation £3.50

Good company, cake and a chat about death. What could be better? Led by experienced local facilitators. A chance to reflect and share your thoughts in relaxed and informal settings. Never morbid, often light hearted! Not recommended for the recently bereaved. Part of Oxfordshire's Kicking the Bucket Festival.



Death Cafe Tulsa

With The Grief Center

United States: , 74135

Nov. 20, 2014, 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 and help people make the most of our (finite) lives.”  We gather in a safe, relaxed setting to discuss death, celebrate life ...



Hendersonville Death Cafe

With Sherry McKisson, MA, NCC, LPCA

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

Nov. 20, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Eastern)

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

Share your thoughts, feelings, questions, and concerns about death and dying in a safe, relaxed environment.

This is a discussion group with no agenda - no intention of leading anyone to conclusions or courses of action ...



Death Cafe 92119 - San Carlos

With Asha Parker & Tracy Vevia

United States: San Diego Public Library - San Carlo , Reading Room , 7265 Jackson Drive, San Diego , 92119

Nov. 22, 2014, 11.30 a.m. - 1.00 p.m. (PST)

Donations to cover expenses are gratefully accepted, but not required.

       "Fear does not stop death -

                    it stops life!"

 

As 2014 draws to a close, come be fearless with us - and have some cake!



Stockport's Death Cafe

With Liz Thompson & Hugh O'Brien

United Kingdom: The Moor Club , Heaton Moor Road , Stockport , SK4 4PB

Nov. 24, 2014, 7.15 p.m. - 9.15 p.m. (UK )

Donations to cover cost of refreshments please

I decided to get on board with the Death cafe as it is a subject which is close to my heart. I have always been interested in death to one degree or another and am ...



Death Cafe a Montreal

With Kit Racette

Canada: BelArome Holistic Centre , 6100 Avenue Monkland , NDG , Entre Beaconsfield et Hingston , H4A 1H4

Nov. 26, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EDT)

Gratuit mais les dons 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 ...



Death Cafe, Brisbane, Queensland

With Beth OBrien

Australia: Simplicity Funeral Home , 218 Logan Road , WOOLLONGABBA , 4102

Dec. 3, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time)

Free



Death Cafe 92105 - College Grove / Oak Park

With Tracy Vevia & Asha Parker

United States: Faith on 54th , Fellowship Hall - (Middle Building) , 3060 54th Street, San Diego , 92105

Dec. 13, 2014, 11.30 a.m. - 1.00 p.m. (PST)

Donations to cover refreshments are welcome -- but not required.

          "Fear does not stop death --

           fear stops life!"

Come and be fearless and countercultural with us ...

And have some cake!



Death Cafe Central Coast

With Gypsy Artemis

Australia: The Circle of Life , 8 Henry Parry Drive , EAST GOSFORD , NSW , 2257

Dec. 16, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Australian Eastern Standard Time)

Suggested donation of $7/$10 un/waged which covers venue hire, hot home cooked vegan meal, cakes, tea & coffee, and a small contribution to running costs such as printing, phone calls, stationery etc.

I started running Death Cafe's on the Central Coast in June 2013, and continues to run regular well attended events. 

We no longer run Death Cafe in actual cafe's due to challenges relating ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise

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

Dec. 16, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (PT)

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 ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise

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

Dec. 17, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (PT)

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 Tulsa

With The Grief Center

United States: , 74135

Dec. 18, 2014, 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

Jan. 15, 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 ...