Forthcoming Death Cafes



Mid Sussex Death Cafe

With Terry Bevan

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

July 8, 2015, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (UK)

Suggested donation of £2 to cover hall hire

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

 

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


Death Cafe Great Barrington

With Ann-Elizabeth Barnes

United States: Berkshire Community College , Library Room , Main Street , Great Barrington , MA , 01230

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

Free

This Death Cafe has been running since January 2014 and is always on the 2nd Wed of every month at a public space, usually at Berkshire Community College Library as we have no cafe big enough to hold us. It is a wonderful safe place to spend an hour and a half, or more if needed, talking about death and issues surrounding death. Everyone is ...



Highcliffe Death Cafe

With Lis Horwich

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

July 8, 2015, 1.30 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (British summer time)

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

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


Lewes Death Cafe

With Sussex Doulas

United Kingdom: Buttercup Cafe , 15 Malling Street , BN7 2RA

July 8, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (gmt)

donations to cover premises costs welcome

The cafe will be open from 6.30pm for a 7pm start. Delicious cakes available to buy, along with tea, coffee or lemonade and ginger beer if it's hot. 



Death Cafe in Glasgow

With Andrew Tibbles

United Kingdom: 1006A Pollochskaws Road , Glasgow , G41 2HG

July 8, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

Just a drink and a cake from the Cafe itself.

The Glad cafe is kindly allowing us the use of their tables free of charge with the condition we buy a bit of cake or tea, so if you ever needed an excuse to buy ...


Death Cafe Niagara

With Michelle Kratts and Tim Baxter

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

July 9, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (est)

bring a dessert to pass

We may try this one outside, it will be weather dependant.



Swansea Death Cafe

With Philip Ralph and Fern Smith

United Kingdom: The Kitchen Table , 626 Mumbles Road , Mumbles , Swansea , West Glamorgan , SA3 4EA

July 9, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

Admission is free but please buy as much tea and coffee and cake from our wonderful host, Ian, as is humanly possible!

The Re-enchantment project was set up to bring people together in ways that enable deep and meaningful conversations. We love the Death Cafe format and are really excited to bring it to Swansea.

This Death ...


Foothills Death Cafe

With patsy barnes

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

July 11, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (mountain standard)

free


Death Cafe POTLUCK in Florence, MA

With Jonathan Stein

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

July 11, 2015, 1.30 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (EST)

$4-6 Suggested donation. No one gets turned away.

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



Death Cafe POTLUCK Western MA

With Jonathan Stein

United States: Arts & Industry Building , 221 Pine Street, #349 , WildLife Sanctuary Studios, 3rd Floor , Florence, MA , 01062

July 11, 2015, 1.30 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (EST)

$4-6 donation. No one turned away.

This is a very relaxed event.  Please consider bringing a healthy snack to share as this will be a potluck.  People can snack before, during and after the event.



Death Cafe in Canterbury, Kent

With Julie and Sue

United Kingdom: 25 The High Street , EastBbridge Hospital , Canterbury , Kent , CT1 2BD

July 11, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (GMT)

This event is free and if you can make a small donation towards refreshments, we would appreciate it.

We think this is an important topic to be explored and it will be an informal and supportive event.

We are grateful to East Bridge hospital for kindly allowing us the use of their room.

 



Death Cafe on Garnet, Westmere, Auckland

With Carol Wales

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

July 12, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (NZ time)

Free



Cardiff Death Cafe

With Sue Lawford and Rosemary McClements-Hall

United Kingdom: Waterloo Tea Rooms , Wyndham Arcade , Mill Lane , Cardiff , CF10 1FH

July 12, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (BST)

Room free, but please buy refreshments from cafe

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 ...



Death Cafe in Fresno, CA

With California Central Valley Coalition For Compassionate Care

United States: Peeve’s Public House , 1243 Fulton Mall , Fresno , CA , 93721

July 13, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Pacific Time)

Free, donations accepted

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



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

With Elisabetta Lucchi

Italy: Il Punto Cafè , Via Borre, 13 , Malcesine , 37018

July 13, 2015, 4.30 p.m. - 6.30 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 ...



Oxford Death Cafe

With Claire Turnham

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

July 14, 2015, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (UK)

Suggested donation of £3.50 to cover costs

 



Utah Death Cafe

With Liana Teteberg and Lisa Yoder

United States

July 14, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Mountain)

no cost, donation welcome



Death Cafe Bedford UK

With Suzanne and Nick

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

July 14, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (UK)

small donations requested to help with publicity.

Every one has been different and has new as well as those who have been before.



Death Cafe Red Bluff

With Rev. Tresha Wing and Wanda Rodriguez

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

July 15, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Pacific)

suggested donation of $5

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



Death Cafe Winnipeg

With Rena

Canada

July 15, 2015, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (central)

Silver collection

Space is limited, please register



Death Cafe of Whatcom County

With Sandy, Virginia, Julie and Tom

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

July 15, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.45 p.m. (Pacific)

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

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



Columbus Death Cafe

With Sarah Kincaid and Erin Steiner

United States: Biomedical Research Tower , 460 W. 12th Ave. , Columbus, OH 43210 , Room 115 , 43210

July 15, 2015, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (Eastern)

Free

Please join us for a Columbus Death Cafe on OSU Medical Center campus.  This is a free event and all are welcome.  Parking is available at the 12th Avenue Garage or Cannon Garage for a ...


Death Cafe - Seattle North

With Terri Dilts

United States: Kenmore Library , 6531 NE 181st Street , Kenmore, WA , 98028

July 15, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (pacific)

Free

I believe our society is wrong in trying to hide death from our reality. It is a part of each and every one of our lives. I'd like to change this societal "norm" and bring at least the conversatiion to light.

I'll bring a sweet treat to share at our Death Cafe. Please bring your own beverage.


Burlington Vermont Death Cafe

With Nick & Dom

United States: Fletcher Free Library , 235 Collgege Street , Burlington , Vermont , 05401 , 05401

July 15, 2015, 5.30 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (EST)

Free

Please join us for an open and honest discussion about the subjects of death and dying.



Montpelier Death Cafe

With Montpelier Death Cafe

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

July 16, 2015, 5.30 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (EST)

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

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



Death Cafe in San Luis Obispo, CA

With Hospice of SLO County

United States: Steynberg Gallery , 1531 Monterey St , San Luis Obispo, CA , 93401

July 16, 2015, 5.30 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time)

Admission is free.

Death Cafe' is an opportunity for  candid, thoughtful, respectful and provocative discussions about a topic often not talked about - death and its impact on us.  There is no agenda, no sales pitch and no preconceived ...



Death Cafe Tulsa

With The Grief Center

United States: , 74135

July 16, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Central)

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

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



Death Cafe Bristol

With Emma Edwards

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

July 16, 2015, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (GMT)

Donations welcome

This is our second evening event. Expect good conversation and the usual warm friendly atmosphere to be found at Death Cafe Bristol. There are delicious sharing deli platters on offer, special death cafe cocktails, as ...



Southern Humboldt Death Cafe

With Christopher Larson: Takiko Larson, Facilitator

United States: Heart Of The Redwoods Community Hospice , Meeting Room , 464 Maple Lane , Garberville , CA , 95542

July 16, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (pacific)

Donations will be be accepted toward costs of refreshments & to Heart of the Redwoods Community Hospice for providing the space.

Southern Humboldt Death Cafe is an open invitation to the community to have an open conversation about Death. There is no agenda or theme. This is a no-alcohol event.



Death Cafe Star Valley

With Ann Bolyard

United States: Thayne Senior Center , 115 Peterson Parkway , Thayne, WY , 83127

July 16, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Mountain)

Donations are accepted for refreshments, advertising, and space rent.

I believe the benefits are far reaching when we are able to express our thoughts about death with a group of non-judgemental people



Death Cafe Knoxville

With Funeral Consumers Alliance of East Tennessee

United States: Remedy Coffeehouse , 125 W. Jackson Ave , Knoxville , TN , 37902

July 17, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EST)

FREE, donations welcome to cover our minimal expenses

This event is sponsored by Funeral Consumers Alliance of East Tennessee, which seeks to keep people informed of their choices in death care. We hope that this open discussion of death will empower people to ...



Belleville, IL Death Cafe

With Maggie Boone Tribout

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

July 18, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (CST)

Donations for cake and "funeral dogs"

Open discusions on living life like there is no tomorrow because tomorrow never gets here. With open discussion, we can then try and understand death will come and no one beats death



Death Cafe of Metro Denver

With Nancy English

United States: 1417 South Broadway , Strange Grounds Cafe , 1417 S. Broadway , Denver, CO , 80103 , 80103

July 19, 2015, 12.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (MDT)

Donations accepted to cover the cost of the room

We would like to create a safe place to discuss death. And we love coffee, tea and cake.



Death Cafe of Metro Denver

With Nancy English

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

July 19, 2015, 12.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (Mountain Daylight Time)

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

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



Metro Denver Death Cafe

With Nancy English

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

July 19, 2015, 12.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (MDT)

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

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

 

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



Death Cafe in Belfast, Maine

With Nancy McAlley

United States: 15 Starrett Dr , Belfast, Maine , 04915

July 20, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (eastern)

donations are for refreshments, gas for the facilitator's vehicle

A venue for the public to meet and discuss issues relating to life and death, becoming more comfortable with the fact that we do not know when our last moments on this earth will be ...



Johnson Death Cafe

With TBA

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

July 21, 2015, 5.30 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (Eastern US)

Free

The aim of our Death Cafe, like that of all other Death Cafes, is to increase awareness of death to help people make the most of their (finite) lives.



Death Cafe Durham

With Katie Darby-Villis

United Kingdom: Jumping Bean Cafe , 5 Neville st , Durham , DH14EY

July 21, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (GMT)

free

I'm looking forward to the next Death Cafe. The last one was well attended with a wide range of people who feedback it had been a relaxing, enlightening, calming,comfortable, entertaining, thought provoking and ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

July 22, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific Time)

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

Some of the reasons for holding a Death Café:
- In our culture, denial of death as a normal part of life
- Pain and wounding this denial creates when a loss occurs
- Difficulty people experience with ...



Death Cafe MEBANE

With Sara Williams

United States: The Gallery at Reed's Coffee and Art , 116 West Clay Street , Mebane NC , 27302

July 22, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Free



Lafayette Death Cafe

With Lafayette Public Library

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

July 22, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Mountain)

There is no fee

Our first Death Cafe was extremely well-attended and well-received, with many interested in another one, so here we go! Please join us for intriguing conversation!



Death Cafe Carmel Mountain Ranch

With Anne Barber

United States: 12095 World Trade Dr , San Diego, CA , 92128

July 22, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Pacific Time)

Free

Hosted by the Carmel Mountain Ranch Library. 



Death Cafe Santa Barbara

With Lynn Holzman and Liz Bauer

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

July 22, 2015, 5.30 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (PST)

Free

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



Death Cafe Tierrasanta

With Karen Van Dyke

United States: 4985 La Cuenta Dr , San Diego, CA 92124 , 92124

July 24, 2015, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Pacific Time)

Free



Loveland Death Cafe

With Sally J Hartshorn

United States: Lo Co Artisan Coffee House , 544 Cleveland Avenue , Loveland, CO 80537 , Colorado , 80537

July 24, 2015, 5.30 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (mountain)

Free


Death Cafe OKC

With Oklahoma City Cremation

United States: 910 NW 79th Street , Oklahoma City, OK , (Oklahoma City Cremation meeting space) , 73114

July 24, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (central standard)

Free chocolate snacks and choc sprinkled breakfast for morning event

Billy Mitchell took a tour of Oklahoma Cremation Services with some of our social workers and came back excited! He said, "I've been looking for just the right spot to host a Death Cafe." Some co-workers had seen online versions, some knew nothing, most were befuddled, but he took the time to explain. Then he took some of us to the facility and we ...



Death Cafe Sampa

With Elca Rubinstein, Bernardo de Gregorio and Renata Vasconcellos

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

July 25, 2015, 4.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (1 hour eastern from EST)

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

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



Lawrence Death Cafe

With Constance Whiston

United States: 707 Vermont St, Lawrence, KS , 66044

July 25, 2015, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (central)

Suggested donation of $4, no one refused entry because of lack of money

Our Lawrence Death Cafe is run by the guidelines of Death Cafe and will continue to abide by those guidelines. We are open to all, meet at our city library once a month and enjoy ...



Death Cafe Gig Harbor

With Kriss Kevorkian, PhD

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

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

Free



Wolverhampton Death Cafe

With Kate Spohrer

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

July 27, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (British Summer Time)

free, but please buy drinks/ cakes from the cafe

This Death Cafe is running alongside the exhibition 'Pictures of My Father' see www.peteday.co.uk for more information.



Carpinteria Death Cafe

With Amy Orozco

United States: Recreation Room @ , 349 Ash Ave. , Carpinteria , CALIFORNIA , 93013

July 27, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time)

No costs, but donation to Death Cafe encouraged. This can be done at DeathCafe.com.

My Aunt Lisa visited last month and told us about attending a Death Cafe in her hometown. Right away, I grasped the concept and decided to host one in Carpinteria. A number of family deaths ...



St. George, Maine Death Cafe III

With Sylvia Sienikehä Pearlman

United States: 1012 River Rd. , St. George, Maine , 04860

July 27, 2015, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (est)

free

The 3rd Death Cafe hosted in St. George, mid-coast Maine! Organic coffee, tea and chocolate cake will be served.



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

July 28, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific Time)

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

Some of the reasons for holding a Death Café:
- In our culture, denial of death as a normal part of life
- Pain and wounding this denial creates when a loss occurs
- Difficulty people experience with ...



Death Cafe in Bury St Edmunds

With Nigel George

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

July 28, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (London GMT)

Donations requested towards room hire and cake

Death and cake on a summers evening!

But really its all about life. Recognising our own mortality and getting the most from life while you can.



Death Cafe West Los Angeles ***THIS EVENT IS FULL ***

With Leslie Gelfand

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

July 28, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (pacific)

Free. Donations welcome to cover the cost of refreshments.

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

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

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


Death Cafe San Francisco, CA

With Danielle Brandon, Jim Van Buskirk and Harvey Schwartz

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

July 28, 2015, 5.45 p.m. - 7.45 p.m. (pacific)

Donations accepted

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

of death, dying, and living with the conscious awareness of
death. A group-oriented discussion with no specific agenda
or biases. Just space
for people to
share ideas, feelings, experiences, questions, concerns and honor death ...



Death Cafe in Christiansburg, VA

With Funeral Consumers Alliance of the Virginia Blue Ridge

United States: Lucie Monroe's Coffee and Bakery , 1600 Roanoke Street , Christiansburg , VA , 24073

July 28, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (eastern daylight)

free, donations for room rental accepted.

 Back by popular demand,the twenty- one people who gathered for our previously at Panera wanted to meet agian.



Brooklyn Death Cafe

With Louise de Winter

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

July 28, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (ET)

Free

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

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



Death Cafe Mission Valley East

With Jeanne Phillips

United States: Vision: A Center for Spiritual Living , 6154 Mission Gorge Rd , Suite 100 , San Diego, CA , 92120

July 30, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time)

Donations are welcome to help defray costs.



Death Cafe Ocala

With Teddy

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

July 30, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (EST)

Free beverages and cake!

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



Death Cafe - Clairemont, San Diego

With Scott Masters

United States

July 30, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

This is in a home, please bring a snack to share for before and after our meeting.  We will provide cake and coffee.



Death Cafe Mission Valley East

With Jeanne Phillips

United States: Vision: A Center for Spiritual Living , 6154 Mission Gorge Rd , Suite 100 , San Diego, CA , 92120

July 30, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time)

Donations are welcome to help defray costs.



Thirsk Death Cafe

With Geof, Elizabeth, Pat and Naomi

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

July 30, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

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

The event basically looks like this:

1. You turn up at the venue for 7pm

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

3. You get to meet the other ...



SW London Death Cafe

With Suzanne Michal

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

Aug. 1, 2015, 11.00 a.m. - 1.00 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 ...


Evanston Death Cafe

With Eric Jacobson, Sharon Rosman

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

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

free of charge

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



Death Cafe Blue Mountains

With Hayley West & Gareth Thomas

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

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

FREE

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

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



Death Cafe Bellingen

With Simone' Harris

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

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

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

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



Death Cafe in Clovis, CA

With California Central Valley Coalition For Compassionate Care

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

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

Free, donations accepted

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



Ithaca Death Cafe

With Angela Mennitto, Chris Dunham and Tricia Conroy

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

Aug. 11, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Eastern)

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

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



Johnson Death Cafe

With TBA

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

Aug. 18, 2015, 5.30 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (Eastern US)

Free

The aim of our Death Cafe, like that of all other Death Cafes, is to increase awareness of death to help people make the most of their (finite) lives.



Death Cafe Winnipeg

With Rena

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

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

Donations requested



Death Cafe Tulsa

With The Grief Center

United States: , 74135

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

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

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



Death Cafe Gig Harbor

With Kriss Kevorkian, PhD

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

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

Free



Death Cafe Keyport

With Kris Bradley

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

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

Free Event

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

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



Death Cafe Ocala

With Teddy

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

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

Free beverages and cake!

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



Thirsk Death Cafe

With Elizabeth, Pat, Geof and Naomi

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

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

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

The event basically looks like this:

1. You turn up at the venue for 7pm

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

3. You get to meet the other ...



Surbiton Clocktower Death Cafe

With Annette Gamblin and Fred Ashmore

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

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

Free

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

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



Oroville Death Cafe

With Reggie Ottem

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

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

Donation for facility upkeep, not manditory.

We'l have cake or some other delictable goodie!

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

Facilitators: Mindy Lowler and Cathy Hudin.

 



Oroville Death Cafe

With Reggie Ottem

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

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

Donation for facility upkeep, not manditory.

We'l have cake or some other delictable goodie!

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



Derby Death Cafe

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

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

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

No cost but donations are welcome.

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

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



Hilltowns Death Cafe #5

With Two Streams Zen

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

Sept. 13, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (USA Eastern Standard Time)

Donations accepted to cover costs of cake!

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

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



Stratford-upon-Avon Death Cafe

With Glynis Fletcher

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

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

FREE but donations are gratefully welcomed.

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



Blue Ridge Death Cafe

With Ellen Nygaard and Randal Walton

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

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

Free

Watch for more information about registration.



Johnson Death Cafe

With TBA

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

Sept. 15, 2015, 5.30 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (Eastern US)

Free

The aim of our Death Cafe, like that of all other Death Cafes, is to increase awareness of death to help people make the most of their (finite) lives.



Death Cafe Tulsa

With The Grief Center

United States: , 74135

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

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

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



Death Cafe Ocala

With Teddy

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

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

Free beverages and cake!

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



Death Cafe in Monterey, CA

With Delana & Richard Schneider

United States

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

Room cost. Suggested donation

Join us for a lively dialogue about death!

Suggested Donation $5.00 to cover site cost.



Death Cafe in Calgary, Alberta

With Loreen Feser and Sharon Christie

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

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

Donations accepted to offset costs of refreshments.


Death Cafe Niagara

With Michelle Kratts and Tim Baxter

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

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

bring a dessert to pass



Death Cafe Eugene/Springfield

With Eugene/Springfield Death Cafe

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

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

Non mandatory donations to cover costs of putting on event

 

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

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



Death Cafe Tulsa

With The Grief Center

United States: , 74135

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

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

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



DødsCafe København /Death Cafe Copenhagen

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

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

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

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

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

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



Pittsburgh's 1st Death Cafe

With Kristin L. Hauman

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

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

Donations accepted for the PHGC building.

At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. Our objective is 'to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most of their ...



Death Cafe Tulsa

With The Grief Center

United States: , 74135

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

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

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



Death Cafe Tulsa

With The Grief Center

United States: , 74135

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

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

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



Stratford-upon-Avon Death Cafe

With Glynis Fletcher

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

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

FREE but donations are gratefully welcomed.

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