Forthcoming Death Cafes



Today: Death Cafe in Edinburgh, Scotland

With just Festival

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

July 24, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (Greenwich Mean Time)

free

Please book your place at http://death-cafe-edinburgh.eventbrite.co.uk



Today: Death Cafe Paonia

With Steve Lyons and Mary George

United States: 210 Third St. , Paonia, CO , 81428

July 24, 2014, 3.30 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (Mountain Time)

Not asking for donations

We want to support our community by offering a congenial and open atmosphere in which to share conversations about any aspect of death.



Today: Montpelier Death Cafe

With Montpelier Death Cafe and The Wake Up to Dying Project

United States: Christ Episcopal Church , 64 State Street , Montpelier, VT , 05602

July 24, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (EST)

This Death Cafe is free and open to all

The Montpelier Death Cafe has been invited by The Wake Up to Dying project to host a Death Cafe on Thursday, July 24th as part of its three day event in Montpelier.

This death cafe ...



Today: Death Cafe Madison

With Dr. Cheema and Theresa Morrissey, LCSW

United States: A Place to Be , 911 Williamson street , Wisconsin , Madison , 53703

July 24, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Central)

Snacks and coffee



Death Cafe 92119 - San Carlos

With Asha Parker & Tracy Vevia

United States: San Diego Public Library - San Carlo , Reading Room , 7245 Jackson Drive, San Diego , 92119

July 26, 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!



Death Cafe Indy

With Monica Doyle and Jennifer Vines

United States: Indy Indie Artists' Colony , 26 E. 14th Street , Indianapolis , 46202

July 26, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Donations to help defray costs are welcome, but not necessary to participate.

This will be the fourth Death Cafe Indy, and we are grateful to have met so many fellow searchers and ponderers. We chat about death, and all its facets, and of course, we eat cake.



Death Cafe Birmingham

With Carrie Weekes, Sharon Hudson and Conjurer's Kitchen

United Kingdom: The Victoria Theatre Bar , 48 John Bright Street , Birmingham , B1 1BN

July 27, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (UK)

Tickets are free, yet seating is limited so please book in advance. Refreshments are available to buy at the venue and treats by Conjurer’s Kitchen will be available to buy.

A week of events are being held in Birmingham focusing not only on death, but also food and art in relation to death. Death cafe is kicking off the week in style!

More information HERE ...



Death Cafe Hong Kong

With Ms. Pearl Tse, Ms. Carmen Yau, & Dr. Andy Ho

Hong Kong: L205-L208 , Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre, , 30 Pak Tin Street, Skepkipmei, , Kowloon, Hong Kong

July 27, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (Hong Kong)

Free.



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

July 28, 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!!



Death Cafe Bunbury Region Western Australia

With Barbara Fretz

Australia: Bunbury City Library, Bunbury , 6230

July 28, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (WST (Perth))

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



Death Cafe of Ocala

With Teddy

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

July 28, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EST)

No cost

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 coffee, tea and dessert (or dinner if you ...



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

July 29, 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 in Louisville, KY

With Christopher England

United States: 1626 Story Avenue , Louisville, KY , 40206

July 29, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.45 p.m. (Eastern)

Donation is for food and refreshments

This will be a discussion based group that is meant to give people a place to talk about death. We will have snacks and refreshments.



Death Cafe Hitchin

With Carol & Jude

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

July 29, 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 ...



the Rockland Maine Death Cafe!

With peter lindquist

United States: Rockland Public Library , 80 Union Street , Rockland, ME , 04841 , ME - Maine , 04841

July 30, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (EST)

free

Lindquist states, "we decided to present another Death Cafe because so many people asked for a follow-up.  The last Death Cafe in Hope Maine we had 2 dozen residents ... some senior citizens, a few teenagers ...



Windy City Death Cafe

With Kathy Miller, LCPC & Judy Lendsey, CHC

United States: Be Optimal Holistic Health Center , 1249 N Waukegan Rd , Glenview, IL , (behind Associated Bank) , 60025

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

Suggested donation of $10 to cover refreshments

Fear does not stop death.

It stops life. ~ Unknown

 

Live your one, beautiful life!

 

Join us at Windy City Death Cafe and enjoy thoughtful, respectful, and provocative conversation about death and dying. Tea, cake, and ...


Evanston Death Cafe

With Eric Jacobson, Sharon Rosman

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

Aug. 1, 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 ...



First Anniversary of Death Cafe Houston!

With Cassie Manley & Charles Forbess

United States: Texas Art Asylum , 1719 Live Oak St. , Houston, TX , 77003

Aug. 3, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (CST)

Free

Join us for our monthly dialogue on death!  

 

We meet on the first Sunday of the month (unless it falls on a holiday).  We are grateful to call the Texas Art Asylum home. It fits ...



Titirangi Death Cafe

With Graham Southwell & Kerry-Ann Stanton

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

Aug. 4, 2014, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (New Zealand time)

Entry by Koha



Death Cafe, Brisbane, Queensland

With Beth OBrien

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

Aug. 6, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time)

Free



Death Cafe Santa Barbara

With Lynn Holzman and Liz Bauer

United States: 11 East Carrillo , 93101

Aug. 6, 2014, 5.30 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (PST)

cake and tea

You're invited:
Death Cafe Santa Barbara in conjunction with The Center for Successful Aging
With Liz Bauer and Lynn Holzman 
Date:  Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Time:  5:30-7 PM
Place:  Historic adobe building at ...



Death Cafe in Victoria, Australia

With Cherie Scott with Annie Whitlock & Leanne Skipsey

Australia: Cafe Cleveland , 3 Cleveland Street , Ashwood , Victoria , 3147

Aug. 7, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (EST)

Suggested donation of $5.00 to cover costs + cost of coffee/tea and cake

This Death Cafe event is timed to be part of "Dying to Know Day"

Also known as D2K Day this is an annual day of action dedicated to bringing to life conversations and communit actions ...



Death Cafe Oxford

With Claire Turnham

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

Aug. 7, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free entry, cakes and drinks available to purchase

 All welcome. Free entry, tea/coffee and cakes to purchase. To book email claire@onlywithlove.co.uk 



Death Cafe in WOY WOY

With Gypsy Artemis and Megan Pascoe

Australia: Sit O'Clcok Thai , 11-15 Rawson Rd , WOY WOY , 2256

Aug. 8, 2014, 6.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (AEST)

Suggested donation of $5 which includes 10 postcards PLUS cost of meal.

This event falls on Dying To Know Day! We'll follow our usual group-led discussion style, but over a delicious thai dinner! We may pass around the hat (so to speak) re: topics for discussion ...



Death Cafe Louisville

With Justin Magnuson and Karen Hamilton

United States: Rainbow Blossom , 3046 Bardstown Rd , Louisville, KY , 40205

Aug. 8, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.15 p.m. (EST)

Donations will cover the cost of refreshments.

Death Cafes are an opportunity for people to gather, eat cake, and talk about death. These not-for-profit events are not intended "to lead people to any conclusion other than to to increase awareness of death ...



Death Cafe Old Beach

With St Ann's Homes inc

Australia

Aug. 8, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (AEST)

Gold Coin Donation


Foothills Death Cafe

With patsy barnes

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

Aug. 9, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (mountain standard)

free



Flagstaff August Death Cafe

With Aleia O'Reilly, Meg Leander, Angela Krupica and Jack Pelton

United States: 400 W. Aspen Street , Flagstaff, AZ , 86001

Aug. 9, 2014, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Pacific Time USA)

donation

Local nonprofit, Further Shore sponsors this Cafe. It is open to spiritual and secular communities alike. Conversation topics are chosen by attendees and guided by facilitators. All Welcome!



Flagstaff August Death Cafe

With Aleia O'Reilly, Meg Leander, Angela Krupica and Jack Pelton

United States: 400 W. Aspen Street , Flagstaff, AZ , 86001

Aug. 9, 2014, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Pacific Time USA)

donation

Local nonprofit, Further Shore sponsors this Cafe. It is open to spiritual and secular communities alike. Conversation topics are chosen by attendees and guided by facilitators. All Welcome!



Longmont Death Cafe

With Jenn Matheson, PhD, LMFT

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

Aug. 9, 2014, 9.00 a.m. - 10.00 a.m. (Mountain)

$FREE

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



Albuquerque Death Cafe

With Gail Rubin

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

Aug. 9, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Mountain)

Free - purchase of food/drink encouraged

Lola, the Death Cafe mascot, will be in residence for this event. This is a new location, different from past ABQ Death Cafe events.



Death Cafe on Garnet, Westmere, Auckland

With Kay Ryan and Carol Wales

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

Aug. 10, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (NZ time)

Free



Stratford-upon-Avon Death Cafe

With Glynis Fletcher

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

Aug. 10, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (GMT)

FREE but donations are gratefully welcomed.

So 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 ...



Death Cafe, Burnaby, B.C., Canada

With Tricia Keith

Canada: Book Chang Dong , House of Tofu , 4563 North Rd. , Burnaby, BC , V5E 1P8

Aug. 10, 2014, 11.30 a.m. - 1.30 p.m. (PST)

free

To meet and greet friends and new aquaintiances with the open awareness of each of our inevitable deaths. To share conversations on how dying and death shape how we live. 



Greece Death Cafe

With Panagiotis Pentaris

Greece: Akrotiri - Chania, Crete , Chania, Crete

Aug. 11, 2014, 10.00 a.m. - 11.15 a.m. (Athens, GR)

None

Για πρώτη φορά στα Χανιά, παρέχεται ένας ασφαλής χώρος για όποιον επιθυμεί να μιλήσει για τον θάνατο και το πένθος. Το Death Cafe δεν έχει συγκεκριμένη ατζέντα, αλλά βασίζεται στις αρχές της ανοιχτής επικοινωνίας και αλληλοσεβασμού μεταξύ ανθρώπων που μοιράζονται σκέψεις και ανησυχίες. 



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

Aug. 12, 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 Rutland County

With Robin Taft and Nancy Scarcello

United States: Fox Room , Rutland Free Library , Rutland Vermont , 05701

Aug. 13, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (est)

please bring cake if you so desire

Robin and Nancy recognize the wide range of emotion that accompanies topics of death and respect the special opportunity Death Cafe gives us to connect and share with others.



Death Cafe in Maple Ridge, BC

With Stephen Garrett

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

Aug. 13, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (PST)

FREE

Dan the owner of Bean Around Books took a big risk by hosting Maple Ridge's 1st Death Cafe so please come on out and support both Dan and our 4th Deeath Cafe.

 



Death Cafe in Edinburgh, Scotland

With just Festival

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

Aug. 14, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (GMT)

No cost

Please book a seat via

 

http://www.justjust.org/calendar-just-festival-2014/?tag=Death+Cafe

 



Death Cafe Kansas City

With Jill Badell

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

Aug. 14, 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 ...



Death Cafe in Fergus Falls, Minnesota

With Kathy Sporre

United States: 115 Lincoln Ave W , Fergus Falls , Minnesota , 56537

Aug. 14, 2014, 9.30 a.m. - 10.30 a.m. (Central)

free



Death Cafe in the 'Couv

With Meredith McKell Graff

United States

Aug. 16, 2014, 12.45 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

I have experienced loss of close family members first hand, having lost my father in 2009, my best friend in 2010, and my mother in 2012.

This will be a special Death Cafe because prior ...



Carmel Death Cafe in Indiana

With Elaine Voci Life Skills Coaching, LLC

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

Aug. 17, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (EST)

Free

I feel honored to facilitate Death Cafes in Carmel, IN because I believe there is a hunger in people today to talk about death, the final taboo.  I am proud that our Cafe joins the ...



Death Cafe Northumberland

With Last Breath

Canada: 4 Bay Street West, Brighton Ontario , K0K 1H0

Aug. 19, 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 Rancho Bernardo

With Jennifer Marsh

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

Aug. 19, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

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



Hendersonville Death Cafe

With Sherry McKisson, MA, NCC, LPCA

United States: TBD , 28791

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

No Charge

You are invited to explore life-affirming dialogues about death. 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 ...



Death Cafe Oakland

With Bill Palmer

United States: Chapel of the Chimes , 4499 Piedmont Avenue , Oakland , California , USA , 94611

Aug. 20, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (US Pacific Time)

free

Our fine sponsor is Chapel of the Chimes, who generously provide free meeting space and refreshments.

Registration is free, but you must register here:

http://www.eventbrite.com/e/death-cafe-oakland-tickets-12032893709



Highcliffe Death Cafe

With Lis Horwich

United Kingdom

Aug. 20, 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:

Aug. 21, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Central)

No fee. Appetizers provided. Dinner 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 in Edinburgh, Scotland

With just Festival

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

Aug. 21, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (GMT)

free

Please book a seat via

http://www.justjust.org/calendar-just-festival-2014/?tag=Death+Cafe



PDX Death Cafe Picnic

With PDX Death Cafe

United States: Creston Park Picnic Sites E & F , SE 44th & Powell , Portland, OR , 97236

Aug. 24, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (pacific)

Free but bringing a yummy dessert to share is encouraged.

Pre-registration is required. Please go to this link for more information and to register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1aHsr1RZFCJtyBSSdYoqgqawzKo7DdN7zEKfDQD6gtiA/viewform?usp=send_form



Death Cafe Roseville CA

With Cindie Wilding

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

Aug. 25, 2014, 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.    



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

Aug. 26, 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 / Cafe Mortel a Montreal

With Kit Racette

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

Aug. 27, 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 ...



Tucson's Friendly & Fearless Death Cafe

With Kristine Bentz & Cindy White

United States: 3230 N. Dodge Blvd , Tucson, AZ , Tucson , Arizona , Arizona , 85705

Sept. 2, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Please order something at Moe's or make a 'tip' as a thank you for the space, if you don't wish to order anything.

We'll be glad to see folks after a much needed summer hiatus! 



Death Cafe Capalaba, Brisbane

With Beth OBrien

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

Sept. 5, 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.



Death Cafe Zeewolde

With Yolanda Rijks

Netherlands: , 3891

Sept. 7, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (Western Europe)

Free entry. You pay for your own drinks and food



Stratford-upon-Avon Death Cafe

With Glynis Fletcher

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

Sept. 7, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (GMT)

FREE but donations are gratefully welcomed.

So 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 ...



Death Cafe in Berryville, Virginia

With Mary Jane Lee

United States: Barns of Rose Hill , 95 Chalmers Court , Berryville , Virginia , 22611

Sept. 7, 2014, 12.30 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time)

Free

When first I read Elizabeth Kubler Ross’s book On Death and Dying many years ago,  I knew I had found a home for my heart’s yearning to comfort and serve those who are ...



Englefield Green's Death Cafe

With Katrina Taee and Jane Flynn

United Kingdom: The Village Centre , Victoria Street , Englefield Green , Surrey , TW20 0QX

Sept. 9, 2014, 6.45 p.m. - 8.45 p.m. (gmt)

We ask for a £3 donation which goes towards the hire of the hall.

It is really simple really, we just want to open up the conversation about death.  Some people shy away from that, some embrace it and some are just curious.  Come and find out more, meet ...


Bedford Death Cafe

With Nick Wilde

United Kingdom: Upstairs at Frescoes Coffee , 20 Mill Street , Bedford , Bedfordshire , MK40 3HD

Sept. 9, 2014, 2.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (UK)

small donation requested but tea, coffee and cake available from Frescoes for purchase.

I have experienced Death Cafes in other local towns and felt that the benefits of openly discussion death, which will come to all of us, leads to a greater enjoyement of the end of our life.



Marin Death Cafe

With Nancy Rhine, MS, LMFT & Teresa Tooker

United States: Mt Tam United Methodist Church , 410 Sycamore Avenue , Mill Valley, CA , 94941

Sept. 10, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time)

no cost

We are looking forward to hosting this Marin Death Cafe at Mt Tam United Methodist Church in Mill Valley. The church has a large, friendly fellowship hall as well as a beautiful sanctuary where we ...



Columbus Death Cafe

With Lizzy Miles

United States: Panera Bread Community Room , 782 North State Street , Westerville, OH , Ohio , Ohio , 43081

Sept. 10, 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 ...



DødsCafe København/Death Cafe Copenhagen

With Ellen Hansen og Karin Westh

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

Sept. 11, 2014, 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., for kaffe, te og kage.

Ellen og Karin 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 hver ...



Death Cafe Walnut Creek

With Judy Robbins

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

Sept. 12, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (PDT)

Participation is 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.  Non-denominational.

 



San Antonio Death Cafe

With Dana Fox

United States

Sept. 13, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Central)

FREE



Stockport's Death Cafe

With Liz Thompson & Hugh O'Brien

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

Sept. 15, 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 Eugene/Springfield

With Eugene/Springfield Death Cafe

United States

Sept. 16, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Pacific Standard)

Non mandatory donations to cover costs of putting on event

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



Death Cafe 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



Idyllwild Death Cafe

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 ...



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 LA

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 , 7245 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!



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



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 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".



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!



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.



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 92119 - San Carlos

With Asha Parker & Tracy Vevia

United States: San Diego Public Library - San Carlo , Reading Room , 7245 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, 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 ...