Forthcoming Death Cafes



Today: Death Cafe Thirsk

With Naomi Wood

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

Nov. 27, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free entry, any donation will go to covering the cost of the room hire and refreshments provided.

The event will be 'drop in' style and lightly facilitated. The main aim is for all attendees to feel welcome, have a slice of cake and discuss any aspect of death they wish. We hope ...



Today: Markham Death Cafe

With Linda Stuart

Canada: Highland Markham Funeral Home , 10 Cachet Woods Court , Markham, Ontario , L6C 3G1

Nov. 27, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (eastern)

Free


Today: Death Cafe in Brighton

With Spencer

United Kingdom: Tuntun Cafe , 150 Lewes Road , BRIGHTON , Brighton and Hove , BN23LG

Nov. 27, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (gmt)

donations accepted for the food

Come and share some simple but yummy Bangladeshi vegetarian food while we celebrate Thanksgiving and talk about Death! Food will be provided and a small  donation wellcomed but not necessary. 

There are lots of us in Brighton with a vision to drag death and dying from its supressed Victorian shackles and create new rituals and rites that we can own and identify with. What would ...



Today: Death Cafe, Lewes

With Oyster Project

United Kingdom: The Oyster Project , Westgate Chapel , 92A High Street , Lewes , BN7 1XH

Nov. 27, 2014, 10.15 a.m. - 12.00 a.m. (GMT)

Donations for publicity and to the venue for hosting.

Death Cafe Lewes is running a daytime event at really accessible venue. We are very happy that the Oyster Project is hosting and hope that this change of time and venue will open the chance ...



Death Cafe A Coruña

With El Hacedor de Charlas

Spain: Gómez Zamalloa, 5 . A Coruña - Spain , 15005

Nov. 28, 2014, 9.00 p.m. - 10.30 p.m. (GMT+1)

Free



Death Cafe Bristol

With Emma Edwards

United Kingdom: Cox & Baloney Tea Rooms , 182 & 184 Cheltenham road , Bristol , BS6 5RB

Nov. 30, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (GMT)

Donations welcome

At Death Cafe we come together to talk about death in a relaxed, safe, social, cafe environment (thus they have a very different feeling to a formal workshop).

Our objective is “To increase awareness of ...



Salt Spring Death Cafe

With Anna Haltrecht and Salt Spring Hospice

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

Nov. 30, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (PST)

refreshments by donation

We held our first Death Cafe earlier in the month and everyone wanted to continue the discussion. Others who were unable to attend the first one wish to have the opportunity to expereince Death Cafe ...



18th Death Cafe Hampstead, London, UK

With Josefine Speyer

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

Dec. 1, 2014, 6.30 p.m. - 9.15 p.m. (BST)

Donations towards the cost of hosting the event are welcome!

FULLY BOOKED!

If you have booked a place but are unable to attend, please let us know at the earliest opportunity, so we can tell Cafe Rouge what numbers to expect.  

We are planning a ...


Death Cafe Seattle - Lake City

With George: Center for Community

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

Dec. 1, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (PST)

Small donations are requested to help George cover the cost of coffee and tea.

We gather the first Monday of the month to talk about dying, death and life.  Good company.  Good conversation.  Good desserts.  

All are welcome.  See you soon.

 



Park U Death Cafe

With Study of Loss students

United States: 8700 NW River Park Drive, Parkville, MO , 64152

Dec. 1, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (central)

0



Death Cafe Southbury

With Dana Bogatz

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

Dec. 2, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (Eastern)

No cost

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



Arkansas' First Death Cafe

With Theresa Parrish

United States

Dec. 3, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (CDT)

Donations will cover the refreshments.

Through my experience working for hospice it became evident that the majority of people in our culture have counter-productive beliefs and opinions about death -- both their own and others'. The topic of death is tabu ...



Death Cafe - Mandurah

With Seasons Funerals

Australia

Dec. 4, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (UTC/GMT + 8)

Free

This will be Mandurah's first Death Cafe!

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


Death Cafe Boise

With Joyce Harvey-Morgan & Others

United States: The Muse , 1317 W. Jefferson , Boise, ID , 83702

Dec. 4, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (MDT)

Donations accepted



Rochester, New York Death Cafe

With Mary Ellen Markant

United States: Clover Blossom Legacy , Rochester , New York , 14610

Dec. 4, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (EST)

None

The event is offered as an opportunity for spontaneous group-directed discussions about all matters of death. It is open to anyone wishing to unshackle the taboo and release it from inside the closet.  

Registration is ...


Boise Death Cafe

With Joyce Harvey-Morgan & others

United States: The Muse , 1317 W. Jefferson , Boise, ID , 83702

Dec. 4, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (MST)

Accept donations - for space rental and food served



Newmarket, NH Death Cafe

With Drew Temko

United States: 86 Main St , Newmarket, NH , 03857 , (603) 659-8181 , 03857

Dec. 4, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (EST)

0.00

provided prior



Death Cafe Oxford

With Claire Turnham

United Kingdom: Barefoot Books , 294 Banbury Road , Summertown , Oxford , OX2 7ED

Dec. 4, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (GMT)

suggested donation £3.50


Evanston Death Cafe

With Eric Jacobson, Sharon Rosman

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

Dec. 5, 2014, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (Central)

free of charge

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


Buffalo Death Cafe

With Jewish Community Center of Greater Buffalo

United States: 2640 N. Forest Road , Getzville , 14214 , NY , 14214

Dec. 5, 2014, 10.30 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (EST)

free

For next session, please contact Adult Services Coordinator Karla Wiseman at

 kwiseman@jccbuffalo.org or 716 204-2257  



Death Cafe Atlanta #17

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

Dec. 6, 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 - Fremantle

With Ava Reyerson

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

Dec. 6, 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 Marrickville

With Dr Michele Knight

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

Dec. 6, 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 - Sydney

With April Lewis

Australia: Black Toast Cafe , 43 Booth Street , Annandale , 2038

Dec. 6, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Australian Eastern Summer Time)

suggested donation of $10 per person - all of this will go to the Cafe owners for the use of a separate section of the cafe - they will provide tea/coffee/soft drink and a home-made muffin, in line with the principle of Death Cafe being not for profit.

 The upcoming festive season can bring up a lot of emotions for people who are struggling with a recent bereavement or even for those whose loved ones died some time ago. Many families get together ...



Keyport Death Cafe 2

With Kris Bradley and Sarah Conley

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

Dec. 7, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EST)

There is no charge for this event, but we encourage purchases to show our appreciation to our host.

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 ...



Death Cafe Winchester, VA

With Mary Jane Lee

United States: Steamy's Cafe , 38 East Piccadilly Street , Winchester, VA , 22601

Dec. 7, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time)

There is no charge, come early to order your refreshments from Steamy's great menu.

In serving those who are dying as a hospice nurse, I found that once the conversation begins about dying and death, ease, acceptance, and peace enter.  This life is precious and finite;  the Death Cafe ...


Death Cafe Gig Harbor

With Kriss Kevorkian

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

Dec. 8, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (PST)

Free


Highcliffe Death Cafe

With Lis Horwich

United Kingdom: Hinton Wood Avenue , Highcliffe

Dec. 8, 2014, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (British Winter Time)

Donations will cover cake and drinks.



Death Cafe Southbury

With Dana Bogatz

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

Dec. 9, 2014, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Eastern)

No cost

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



Death Cafe Auburn CA

With Cindie Wilding, Deborah Nickel, Val Bowman

United States: 1040 Red Hawk Lane Building #8 , The Clubhouse @ Palm Terrace Apartments , Auburn, CA , California , 95603

Dec. 9, 2014, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (pst)

donations requested

We will meet to drink tea, eat cake and discuss death, dying and grief.  Our aim is to normalize death. 

PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A NEW LOCATION FOR THIS DEATH CAFE AS OF JULY 2014!



Death Cafe Oakland

With Bill Palmer

United States: Chapel of the Chimes , 4499 Piedmont Ave , Oakland , CA , 94549

Dec. 9, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (US West Coast)

free

Registration and tickets are free, but you must register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/death-cafe-oakland-tickets-14266376115



Death Cafe in Taiwan #5

With Bonnie Lin

Taiwan, Province of China: No.185, Defu St , Tanzi Dist. , Taichung City , Taiwan (R.O.C.) , 106

Dec. 9, 2014, 2.15 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (UTC+08:00)

free



Death Cafe Mission Valley, San Diego

With SD County Coalition for Improving End-of-Life Care

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

Dec. 10, 2014, 12.00 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (pst)

Free. Donations will help with cost of food.

Anyone 18+ is welcome to a safe, agenda-free place to discuss death and life over tasty treats.  Not a grief therapy group, it is more and no less than a friendly and interesting group of ...


Foothills Death Cafe

With patsy barnes

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

Dec. 13, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (mountain standard)

free



CANCELLED - please read Details Death Cafe 92105

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!"

 



Longmont Death Cafe

With Reverend Jade Beaty

United States: 700 Ken Pratt Blvd. , # 201 , Longmont , CO , 80501

Dec. 13, 2014, 9.00 a.m. - 10.00 a.m. (Mountain)

Free - come early so you can enjoy Lucky's pastries!

After a quick round of introductions and interest, or 'what's up,' we'll dive in!



Death Cafe Honolulu

With Leilani Maxera

United States

Dec. 13, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (HAST)

Free



Death Cafe in Phoenix, Arizona

With Mt. Sinai Cemetery & Deutsch Family Shalom Center

United States: 4645 E. Marilyn Road , Phoenix , Arizona , 85032

Dec. 14, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (CMT)

Free of charge

At a Death Cafe, People, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death.  The movement has been growing in popularity throughout the world.  Join us as we bring this concept to Phoenix ...



Stratford-upon-Avon Death Cafe

With Glynis Fletcher

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

Dec. 14, 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 Indy

With Monica Doyle and Jennifer Vines

United States: The Athanaeum , 401 E. MIchigan Street , Indianapolis , 46204

Dec. 14, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (EDT)

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

Death Cafe provides an opportunity to touch on all aspects of death and dying.  There is no agenda, nor topic, nor expert speakers.  We are here to discuss topics that we must discuss, as we ...



Death Cafe Bath

With Sue Caden

United Kingdom: The Chapel Arts Centre Cafe , St James Memorial Hall , Lower Borough Walls , Bath , BA1 1QR , BA1 1QR

Dec. 15, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (gmt)

suggested donations towards hire of cafe


Death Cafe Louisville

With Justin Magnuson and Karen Hamilton

United States: Rainbow Blossom Community Room , 3046 Bardstown Rd , Louisville , KY , 40207

Dec. 15, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.15 p.m. (EST)

Donations cover costs of refreshments

Death Cafes at Rainbow Blossom have been very eclectic. The conversations have covered almost every topic imaginable related to death and dying, this is one of things that keep Justin and Karen coming back. 

In the past we have split into two groups, but this time I think we'll stay in one large group. I hope we can talk about planning for 2015, including ...



Invito a partecipare al Death Cafe, conversazione aperta sulla morte e sul morire

With Elisabetta Lucchi e Hilary Wilson

Italy

Dec. 15, 2014, 8.30 p.m. - 10.30 p.m. (UTC/GMT)

ingresso libero e gratuito

Il Death Cafe è uno spazio accogliente e protetto dove le persone si incontrano per parlare della morte, condividendo sentimenti, emozioni, esperienze, una tazza di the e una fetta di torta.
L’incontro è aperto a tutti ...



Death Cafe for the LGBTQI community in San Diego

With Jeanne M. Burke and Karen Van Dyke

United States: San Diego LGBT Community Center , Library , 3909 Centre St , San Diego , CA , 92103

Dec. 15, 2014, 4.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (PST (Los Angeles))

Refreshments, related supplies, and advertising costs.

Jeanne and Karen are thrilled to host a Death Cafe for the LGBTQI community.  The Death Cafe is a safe place for the LGBTQI community and friends/allies to gather for conversation about death and ...


Death Cafe n Belfast, ME

With Nancy McAlley

United States: 9 Field St , 04915

Dec. 15, 2014, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (eastern)

donation

I believe it is important to normalize death in order to have as peaceful a passing as possible. This is a forum to bring any topic related to life and death that you might have wondered about and would like to discuss or any other information you would like to share.



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 ...



SW London Death Cafe

With Suzanne Michal

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

Dec. 17, 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 in Hofstra University

With 2014 Fall Class of Palliative Care & Hospice

United States

Dec. 17, 2014, 4.30 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (EST)

No donations requested

Throughout the semester our class has discussed the importance of talking about death and the cultural shift that is taking place to lessen the taboo of this topic.  We have participated in other interactive initiatives and have conducted interviews with friends and families about end of life.  Death Cafe is an opportunity for us to invite those who have supported our class efforts and who ...



Highcliffe Death Cafe

With Lis Horwich

United Kingdom: Hinton Wood Avenue , Highcliffe

Dec. 17, 2014, 1.30 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (British Winter Time)

Donations will cover cake and drinks.



Death Cafe Philadelphia

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

Dec. 17, 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:



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 ...



Westport Death Cafe

With It's My Death, Inc.

United States: Westport Volunteer Fire Department , RT 144, Main Road , Westport Island, ME 04578 , 3 miles past bridge on the left , 04578

Dec. 18, 2014, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (EST)

Donations help us fund refreshments and costs related to hosting a Death Cafe. Not required for attendance. 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. 



Providence Death Cafe

With Cassandra Tribe, MHCA-RI/Oasis

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

Dec. 18, 2014, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EST)

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

As providers of services to marginalized communities, both Dragon Mountain and MHCA-RI have recognized that the most marginalized of all is the general community - especially when it comes to being able to talk about the ...



Death Cafe of Metro Denver

With Nancy English

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

Dec. 21, 2014, 12.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (Mountain Standard Time)

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

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



Carmel Death Cafe in Indiana

With Elaine Voci Life Skills Coaching, LLC

United States: , 46032

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

None; the Cafe is free.

We start promptly at 1 pm and continue until 2:30; a short written evaluation is completed by attendees and the feedback is read with an eye toward continually improving the Cafe experience.



Metro Denver Death Cafe

With Nancy English

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

Dec. 21, 2014, 12.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (MST)

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

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

 

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



Death Cafe Blue Mountains

With Kerrie Noonan & Hayley West

Australia: Blue Mountains Cultural Centre , 30 Parke Street , Katoomba , New South Wales , 2780

Dec. 21, 2014, 11.00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m. (EST)

FREE



Death Cafe of Ocala

With Teddy

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

Dec. 29, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

Free beverages and cake

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



Malvern Death Cafe

With Sue Friston

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

Jan. 9, 2015, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (GMT)

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

Why I'm 'running' this?  The deaths and funerals I've attended have all awakened me to the need to engage more fully with this matter. Now dealing with mum's dementia presses the urgency ...


Death Cafe in Maryland

With Maggie Babb

United States

Jan. 10, 2015, 5.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (EST)

Donations for the upkeep of the building are gratefully accepted.

This Death Cafe will provide safe space to be open about death and dying--all that we experience, fear, wonder about, want to explore. There will be cake and tea and coffee provided. 



Seaside Death Cafe

With Seaside Center for Spiritual Living

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

Jan. 10, 2015, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

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



Death Cafe in Haywards Heath, West Sussex

With Joanna Warrington & Sheila Pope

United Kingdom: King Edward Hall , 24 High Street, Lindfield , Haywards Heath , West Sussex , RH16 2HH

Jan. 14, 2015, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (Greenwich)

£2 suggested donation towards costs of hall

General discussion



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 ...



Strawberry Hill Death Cafe

With Dr Robert Owen and Diana Owen

United Kingdom

Jan. 15, 2015, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (GMT)

£1 suggested donation.

We are interested in supporting ourselves and others in truly facing our mortality so that we are motivated to live life to the full.

 

 


Death Cafe Poulsbo, WA

With Amelia Carroll

United States

Jan. 17, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Pacific)

To cover cost of refreshments and materials



Death Cafe in Bury St Edmunds

With Nigel George

United Kingdom: The Quaker Meeting House , St John Street , Bury St Edmunds , TBC , IP33 1SJ

Jan. 20, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (London GMT)

Room hire and cake

The date and venue for this event is not fixed in stone. If you would be interested in coming to a Death Cafe in Bury St Edmunds in the early part of 2015 get in ...


Death Cafe in Canton New York

With Linda Potter

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

Jan. 20, 2015, 7.15 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.  Its aim through group discussion is to increase awareness of death so we can make the most of our finite lives.  



Death Cafe Encinitas

With Lynne Calkins

United States: Silverado Senior Living , 335 Saxony Road , Encinitas , Ca , 92024

Jan. 21, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (PST)

No charge



DødsCafe København / Death Cafe Copenhagen

With Ellen Hansen, Karin Westh og Susan Fugger

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

Jan. 22, 2015, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (CET)

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

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



Ithaca Death Cafe

With Angela Mennitto, Michele Hochstetter & Tricia Conroy

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

Jan. 24, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Free, but donations are gratefully accepted for the cost of the facility and edibles.

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



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

Jan. 26, 2015, 4.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (Mountain)

free

Parking lot is behind the building, accessible from CanyonCreek Road on the west or 30th street from the east

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


Death Cafe Gig Harbor

With Kriss Kevorkian

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

Jan. 26, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (PST)

Free



Death Cafe Roseville CA

With Cindie Wilding

United States: Raley's community room , 1915 Douglas Blvd. , Roseville , CA , CA , 95661

Jan. 26, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (PST)

donations requested

The intention of a Death Cafe is to talk about death in an effort to normalize it.  This is our second Roseville Death Cafe at a new location.    



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

Jan. 27, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

WE WILL MEET AGAIN ON JANUARY 27, 2015. The Death Café is open to all and there is no cost to attend. Never morbid; often light hearted. Come see what everyone’s been talking about ...



Death Cafe Hitchin

With Salli, Carol & Jude

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

Jan. 27, 2015, 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! 

 ‘Live as if you ...



Death Cafe East County San Diego

With Unity of El Cajon / Maria Carter

United States: Unity of El Cajon, Hammons Hall , 311 Highland Avenue, El Cajon CA 92020 , At intersection of Highland & Lexington , (Hall is located at back of parking lot) , 92020

Jan. 27, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (PDT)

Donations both accepted and requested

Death is most often a taboo or ultra-sensitive topic. In a relaxed and safe setting, people come together to discuss life, death, and dying while making the most of our finite lives. Not a therapy ...


Death Cafe Gig Harbor

With Kriss Kevorkian

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

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

Free



Stratford-upon-Avon Death Cafe

With Glynis Fletcher

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

March 8, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (GMT)

FREE but donations are gratefully welcomed.

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


Death Cafe Bloomington

With Lauren Bryant and Mary Ann Macklin

United States: , Bloomington , INDIANA , INDIANA , 47401

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

free