Forthcoming Death Cafes



Today: Death Cafe Las Vegas

With Christine

United States

Nov. 1, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (PST)

Free

Looking to bring this amazing opportunity to the Las Vegas area! 


Today: Death Cafe Seattle North & Eastside

With Paige Lewis and Terri Dilts

United States: Kirkland Library , 308 Kirkland Ave , Kirkland, WA , 98033

Nov. 1, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (pacific)

donations accepted

This is Day of the Dead. Feel free to bring an offering to our shrine as we adopt this Mexican Tradition for the day. Costumes welcome.



Today: Dublin Death Cafe

With Olga

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

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

Free

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


Today: Death Cafe

With Debra McGauley-Eichhorn

United States

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

No cost

Bring an Open Mind & a Dessert!



Today: Death Cafe on the Dia de Los Muertos in Seattle-Eastside

With Paige Lewis

United States

Nov. 1, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Voluntary donations

The setting will be festive for our next Death Cafe. Please bring a friend and something edible to share.

This is a gathering for Death Cafe and to to remember those who have died. You ...



Today: Death Cafe Atlanta #16

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

Nov. 1, 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 ...



Today: Death Cafe - Sydney

With April Lewis

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

Nov. 1, 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.

 Over a cup of tea or coffee, with a delicious muffin, come along and meet others who wish to have a conversation about death and dying - in a safe, supported environment. Death will come to ...



Today: Death Cafe in Glasgow

With Final Fling

United Kingdom: Gallery of Modern Art , Royal Exchange Square , Glasgow , Scotland , G1 3AH

Nov. 1, 2014, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (GMT)

donation towards refreshments

Final Fling hosted the first Death Cafe in Scotland as part of Death Awareness Week 2013. This Death Cafe is one of the many events marking To Absent Friends week - a people's festival of ...



Today: Death Cafe in Del Norte, Colorado

With Informed Final Choices

United States: Rio Grande County Museum , 580 Oak Street , Del Norte, Colorado , 719.657.2847 , 81132

Nov. 1, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Mountain)

donations will support continued sponsorship of Death Cafes in our rural area

November 1 is Dia de Los Muertos, a traditional celebration through out Mexico. What better way to celebrate than to come together over Pan Dulces and Canela Tea, at the Death Cafe which will be ...



Today: Death Cafe - Fremantle

With Ava Reyerson

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

Nov. 1, 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 ...


Today: Death Cafe Boise

With Joyce Harvey-Morgan & Others

United States: Shangri-La Tea House , Overland & Federal Way , Boise, ID

Nov. 1, 2014, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (MDT)

Donations accepted.



Today: Death Cafe in Eugene, OR

With Katherine Bragg, Larae Palmer and Dale Mostoff

United States: Eugene Friends Meeting House , 2274 Onyx St , Eugene , OR , 97403

Nov. 1, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Suggested donation $5 for room rental and refreshments; no one turned away.

Experiences with death?  Fears? Ideas?

We'll make it easy and interesting to be in this conversation.  We will suggest topics and will facilitate, but will not press any information or values on you. 

You ...



Death Cafe Zürich

With Sarah Buchmann

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

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

Kollekte für Mietkosten

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



Death Cafe in New York

With Living Soulfully, NYC

United States: The Lesbian/Gay Center , 208 W. 13th Street , New York , NY , 10011 , 10011

Nov. 2, 2014, 4.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (EST)

This is a free event; donations are accepted to cover the cost of room rental and refreshments

Living Soulfully, NYC is organized by Joe Robertson and Bill Hubner and the group meets on the first Sunday of each month at the LGBTQ Center in New York. This is a gathering for men ...



San Jose Death Cafe

With Geoffrey Rimositis

United States: First Unitarian Church , 160 N. 3rd St , San Jose , California , 95112

Nov. 2, 2014, 12.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (Pacific Central Time)

No cost to attend

Death Café

November 2

12:30-2pm

First Unitarian Church

Classrooms 4-6

 

Whether or not you attend our annual Day of the Dead Service at 11 a.m., you are welcome to join us for refreshments ...



Newton Death Cafe

With Tricia Keith

Canada: Espresso Cafe , 1112 -7330 137 St. , Surrey, BC , V3W 1A3

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

Folks simply pay for their tes, coffee and treats.

Youssif Ihab is happy to open his space for this event.

This will be a group-led discussion of three to four small groups of 3. Groups will re-mix half-way through.



Death Cafe at Kensal Green Dissenters' Chapel, London *** CHANGE OF DATE - NOW NOV. 2nd

With Jon Underwood

United Kingdom: The Dissenters' Chapel , Kensal Green Cemetery (entrance on Ladbroke Grove) , Harrow Road , Kensal Green , London , W10 4RA

Nov. 2, 2014, 11.00 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. (BST)

Free



Berryville, VA Death Cafe

With Mary Jane Lee

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

Nov. 2, 2014, 12.30 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time)

Free of charge

We meet in a beautiful space in a barn with natural light. Groups of 6 dialogue for about an hour, then come together in a larger group for further discussion. 

Refreshments are served and as ...



PDX Death Cafe @ Q NOW FULL

With Q Center

United States: Q Center , 4115 N Mississippi , Portland, OR , 97217

Nov. 2, 2014, 2.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (pacific)

Donations accepted to cover costs, no one turned away.

REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED. THE EVENT IS FULL, SORRY.

 

 



WOU Death Cafe

With Dr. Paula Baldwin, Communication Studies, Western Oregon University & Lisa Catto, PR Specialist, Western Oregon University

United States: Gentle House , 855 Monmouth Ave N , Monmouth, OR , 97361

Nov. 2, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (PST)

Free

Come celebrate the Day of the Dead with us!  We will provide coffee, tea and cake, but feel free to bring something light to share.  This is your chance to talk about death in an ...


Death Cafe - Pickens County, SC

With Shelly Smith

United States

Nov. 2, 2014, 4.30 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (EST)

Donations are appreciated, but not expected, to cover the cost of snacks.

We will begin by coming together around a bonfire. Depending on the size of the group, we will then break off into smaller groups of 4 or 5.

This is not grief counseling or a bereavement support group. It's just a group of people coming together to have a real conversation, in a real environment, about a real topic.

Please contact host at: shellyascoach ...


Death Cafe NOLA

With Molly Thomas

United States: Pagoda Cafe , 1430 N. Dorgenoise St. , 70119

Nov. 2, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Central)

Bring $ for a drink at Pagoda

I want this cafe to be a place where young people can have fun and talk about some of the thought-provoking and creative aspects of preparing for death. All ages our welcome, but I would really like to promote those people of younger mind and/or spirit who might not otherwise be engaged in transition conversations to come and bring their energy to the group. 



Titirangi Death Cafe

With Graham Southwell & Kerry-Ann Stanton

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

Nov. 3, 2014, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (New Zealand time)

Entry by Koha


Kidderminster Death Cafe

With Kate Spohrer

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

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

free

To help make death a non-taboo subject.



Death Cafe on the West Island in Montreal

With Kit Racette

Canada

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

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

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



17th Death Cafe Hampstead, London, UK

With Josefine Speyer

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

Nov. 3, 2014, 6.30 p.m. - 9.15 p.m. (BST)

Donations towards the cost of hosting the event are welcome!

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

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



Death Cafe Seattle - Lake City

With George: Center for Community

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

Nov. 3, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (PST)

We suggest donations to help George cover the cost of hosting.

We are a diverse group of adults interested in talking about dying, death and life.  We enjoy good food, good conversation and good company.  Please join us.



Death Cafe in Montreal

With Kit Racette

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

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

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

 

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



Death Cafe Oakland

With Brooke Deputy

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

Nov. 4, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (PDT)

Free

Chapel of the Chines is our generous host for this Death Cafe



Death Cafe of Wilmington: Discussion of death with coffee

With Joshua T. Warweg & Kriste Kidd

United States: LOMA Coffee , 239 North Market Street , Wilmington, DE , 19801 , 19801

Nov. 4, 2014, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (EDT)

No Donations will be requested.

The Governor of Delaware through a Proclamation to the State has recognized the first week of November as 'Grief Awareness Week.' As a response to this, the Delaware Grief Awareness Consortium as requested hosts for ...


Death Cafe in Randwick, NSW

With Diversity Health

Australia: Barmbli Place , Prince of Wales Hospital , High St , Randwick, NSW , 2031

Nov. 5, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (AEST)

No costs to those who come along.

To provide an informal space for patients, carers, staff and community members to discuss death.



DødsCafe København /Death Cafe Copenhagen

With Ellen Hansen og Karin Westh

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

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

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

 OBS: Alle pladser er optaget til Dødscafe 6.11.2014. Vi opretter en venteliste. 

Vi vil snarest annoncere den efterfølgende Dødscafe som vil blive afholdt i begyndelse af 2015.

Ellen og Karin ...



Death Cafe - Mandurah

With Seasons Funerals

Australia

Nov. 6, 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.



Newmarket, NH Death Cafe

With Drew Temko

United States: Crackskull's Coffee & Books , 86 Main St. , Newmarket, NH , 03857

Nov. 6, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (est)

0.00

Bringing the community together to have open dialog around death and dying. Giving individuals the time and space to share their feelings, ideas, and thoughts on all topics involving death and dying.



Lincoln Death Cafe

With Lori Molzer and Jackie Bates

United States: The Harbor Coffeehouse , Piedmont , 1265 South Cotner , Lincoln , NE , 68510

Nov. 6, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Central)

No donations. Drinks and treats available at from The Harbor Coffeehouse.



Death Cafe Port Macquarie, NSW- Australia

With Phoebe Crane

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

Nov. 7, 2014, 10.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. (Sydney, Australia)

No fee, we just ask you to pay for your own beverage

We chat about death, talk about the myths and taboos about death with open ears and open hearts. No hidden agenda, just a group of caring people of all ages who would love to welcome ...


Death Cafe in Kingston University

With Josephine Speyer, Sharon Young & Korina Giaxoglou

United Kingdom: Kingston University , Penrhyn Road Campus , Kingston upon Thames , KT12EE , KT12EE

Nov. 7, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (London)

This Death Cafe is part of a ticketed event (the ticket fee covers coffee, tea & cake and organisational expenses for the research day). Contact the organisers if you'd prefer to attend the Death Cafe only.

The Death Cafe is part of a one-day Research Seminar on Death & Dying that features guest talks and poster presentations by academics and practioners on death, dying and mourning and contemporary approches to end-of-life, suicide and bereavement. 

Participants in the Research Seminar will have a chance to experience a Death Cafe discussion group and attend a specially commissioned performance on dying by Josh Whatsize. 

Contact ...


Foothills Death Cafe

With patsy barnes

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

Nov. 8, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (mountain standard)

free



Salt Spring Death Cafe

With Anna Haltrecht and Salt Spring Hospice

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

Nov. 8, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (PST)

free

We feel that if death is the last stop for all of us why are we not talking about it more?

To honour those that have gone before, we will meet at 1 pm at ...



Death Cafe in Carson City, NV

With Unity of the Sierra

United States: St. Peter Episcopal Church , Corner of Division and Telegraph , Carson City , NV , 89701

Nov. 8, 2014, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Donations to help defray the cost of room rental and food are accepted but not mandatory.

This is an open forum with "Rules of the Game" which are in line with the international death cafe movement led by Jon Underwood.  See www.deathcafe.com for more information.  Our goal is to ...



Death Cafe in Salida, Colorado

With Informed Final Choices

United States: The Season's Cafe , 1110 East HWY 50 , Corner of Palmer and HWY 50 , Adjacent to the Shell Station , Salida, Colorado , 81201

Nov. 8, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Mountain time/usa)

Donations requested to help continue providing Death Cafe opportunities in our rural area

informed Final Choices, an educational nonprofit, provides information, materials and workshops on end of life issues. A generous Grant has provided IFC with the opportunity to sponsor Death Cafes and other events at no cost ...


Death Cafe in Hood River, Oregon

With Hood River County Library District

United States: Hood River County Library , 502 State Street , Hood River, Oregon , , 97031

Nov. 8, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific)

We will not ask for donations.

Proposed to us by the Library Director.  We will follow the guidelines in your "how to" section, have refreshments including cake, facilitate either in one group, or use the salon style if there are more than 10 people.



Tuonen Tupa- Death Cafe

With Matti Kuronen Kirsti Marttinen

Finland: Ravintola Kultakaari , Urheilukatu 5 , Lappeenranta , Suomi , Suomi , 53100

Nov. 8, 2014, 1.30 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (+2 GMT)

ask for donations, to cover drinks and refreshments, first event was free on Oct.4th, 2014

Death Cafe of St. Petersburg, Russia, has been an exsample to us. We run a Death Cafe, because we can. We think that death deserves to be discussed and accepted as a part of life ...



Longmont Death Cafe

With Reverend Jade Beaty

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

Nov. 8, 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!



San Antonio Death Cafe

With Dana Fox

United States: Hills & Dales Ice House , 15403 White Fawn Dr , San Antonio, TX 78255 , 78255

Nov. 8, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Central)

FREE



Lowertown Death Cafe

With Stacy Remke

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

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

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

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



Stratford-upon-Avon Death Cafe

With Glynis Fletcher

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

Nov. 9, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (GMT)

FREE but donations are gratefully welcomed.

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



Waterloo Region Death Cafe

With Linda Nagel

Canada: Queen Street Commons Cafe , 43 Queen St South , Kitchener , Ontario , N2G 1V8

Nov. 9, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (eastern Daylight Time)

Donations welcome for refreshments and space costs



Death Cafe Gig Harbor

With Dr. Kristine A. Kevorkian

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

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

Free



Delco Death Cafe

With Delco Death Cafe

United States: 713 S. Chester Rd , Swarthmore, PA , 19081

Nov. 10, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Eastern)

Free

 

 Come join us in Delaware County for our next Death Cafe at 320 Market Cafe in Swarthmore, PA.  Join us to discuss the last "taboo" subject, death and dying.  We laugh.  We talk.  We eat ...



Highcliffe Death Cafe

With Lis Horwich

United Kingdom: Hinton Wood Avenue , Highcliffe

Nov. 10, 2014, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 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 ...



Renison Death Cafe

With Susan Cadell and Melissa Lambert

Canada: Renison University College , University of Waterloo , REN 2107/2106 , 240 Westmount Rd N , Waterloo , N2L3G4

Nov. 11, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Eastern)

FREE



Death Cafe Southbury

With Dana Bogatz

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

Nov. 11, 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 ...


Death Cafe Mission Valley

With Karen Van Dyke and the San Diego 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

Nov. 12, 2014, 12.00 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (pacific)

Free. Donations welcome.



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

Nov. 12, 2014, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (Greenwich)

Donation towards costs of hall

General discussion



Death Cafe Santa Clarita

With Justin Time House

United States: 23300 Cinema Dr. Suite 2910 , Valencia, Ca , 91355

Nov. 12, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (pacific)

non mandatory donations used toward covering the expense of putting on the event.



Death Cafe Rancho Bernardo

With Jennifer Marsh

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

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

Free

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



Death Cafe Walnut Creek

With Judy Robbins

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

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

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

Join others for an informal conversation about death and dying.



Death Cafe, Florence, MA

With Jonathan Stein, MA, RDT, CTP

United States: 221 Pine Street , # 349 , Florence , MASSACHUSETTS , 01062

Nov. 15, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (EST)

Suggested donation of $4 - $6

My interest in death has emerged in part as a result of my natural aging process and a growing awareness of my mortality.  It's helpful for me to have space and time to talk ...



Death Cafe in London

With Chris Thorpe & Jon Spooner

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

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

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

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



Flagstaff November Death Cafe

With Aleia O'Reilly and Meg Leander

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

Nov. 15, 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. This is Flagstaff's last Death Cafe in 2014 ...



Death Cafe Malmesbury

With Cara Lavan

United Kingdom: Southgate Cottage , 72 High Street Malmesbury , Malmesbury , Wiltshire

Nov. 16, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (GMT)

No donations though I will ask people to buy a drink and/or cake.

The event will be very relaxed.  I'm not expecting huge numbers of people so I imagine we will have one group discussion.  I will be borrowing the cafe style from the Bristol Death Cafes ...



Death Cafe in London

With Kagyu Samye Dzong London

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

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

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

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



Edmonton's Death Cafe

With Rayne Johnson

Canada: 9808-148 street , T5N 3E8

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

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



Carmel Death Cafe in Indiana

With Elaine Voci, Ph.D.

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

Nov. 16, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (EST)

free

Death is the final taboo in our culture and Death Cafes provide a simple and comfortable format in which to meet others who are like-minded and interested in talking about death as a way of ...



Denver Death Cafe-November

With Anita Larson

United States: 8955 S. Ridgeline Blvd., Ste. 100, Highlands Ranch, CO , 80128

Nov. 16, 2014, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (MST)

Free



Death Cafe Calgary Nov 16, 2014

With Janine Violini and Jamie Whittaker

Canada: The Commons Calgary , The Parlour Room , #150, 1900 11 Street SE , Calgary AB , T2G 3G2

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

Donations welcomed to help cover venue and food/beverage costs.

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



Death Cafe in Mt. Airy

With Mary Lee Keane, Eileen Whelan, Maggie Beaumont

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

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

Free



SW London Death Cafe

With Suzanne Michal

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

Nov. 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 Belfast, ME

With Duncan Newcomer

United States: 9 Field St , Belfast, ME , 04915

Nov. 17, 2014, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (eastern)

donation

This event is for the public to discuss any issues relating to life and death. The goal is to make the prepare us for the fact that we will die some day and to be as comfortable as we can with that knowledge.



Death Cafe Southbury

With Dana Bogatz

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

Nov. 18, 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 ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

Nov. 18, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific Time)

Donations appreciated for coffee, plates, plasticware, etc.

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



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

Nov. 18, 2014, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (PDT)

Donations 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 Columbia, Missouri

With Joyce Thompson and Wendy Morgan

United States: Conley Road Hy-Vee Upstairs Club Room , 65203

Nov. 18, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (CST)

donations accepted for the $25 rental cost of the room

573-355-6250



Utah Death Cafe

With Margaret Battin and Lisa Browdy

United States: Salt Lake City, UT , 84103

Nov. 18, 2014, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Mountain)

free

Utah's Death Cafe meetings have primarily been held in Park City -- this one will be in the Salt Lake City Avenues neighbohood. New visitors are very welcome! We will discuss some of the end ...



Death Cafe, Kansas City, North

With Steve Smith

United States: Corner Cafe, Liberty , 8301 North Flintlock , Kansas City , Missouri , 64157

Nov. 18, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Central Standard)

Free



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise

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

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

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

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


Chipping Norton Death Cafe

With Claire Turnham

United Kingdom: Lower Town Hall , Chipping Norton , OX7 5NJ

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

Suggested donation £3.50

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


Death Cafe East Greenwich

With John Eastman

United States: 119 Kenyon Ave. , East Greenwich , Rhode Island , 02818

Nov. 19, 2014, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Eastern)

accept donations for cake


Death Cafe Bucks County

With terry skovronek

United States: 16 S Main St Doylestown, PA , Other , Other , 18901

Nov. 19, 2014, 6.15 p.m. - 8.15 p.m. (eastern united states)

Free

This event will be in the bookstore during regular book-store hours in their community space.

We'll have a group directed conversation where we can freely discuss stuff that pertains to death. There's no agenda, objective, or promotion of goods or services.

Join us as we unpack our silenced-thoughts on the matter of death, dying, funerals, etc. and share.

Reminder, this isn't a ...



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

Nov. 19, 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 ...



Highcliffe Death Cafe

With Lis Horwich

United Kingdom: Hinton Wood Avenue , Highcliffe

Nov. 19, 2014, 1.30 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Brtish wintertime)

Donations will cover cake and drinks.

see Highcliffe Death Cafe page



Montpelier Death Cafe

With Montpelier Death Cafe

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

Nov. 20, 2014, 5.30 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (EST)

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

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



Death Cafe Tulsa

With The Grief Center

United States: , 74135

Nov. 20, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Central)

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

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



Hendersonville Death Cafe

With Sherry McKisson, MA, NCC, LPCA

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

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

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

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

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



Brighton Death Cafe

With River Jones and Emily Lovick

United Kingdom: Redwood Coffee House - Le Cafe , 99 Trafalgar St , Brighton , BN1 4ER

Nov. 20, 2014, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (gmt)

FREE

 

All are welcome to join us in at what we hope this will be the first in a series of regular Death Cafes in Brighton.

 

Many thanks to Jane for opening Redwood Coffee House - Le ...



Providence Death Cafe

With Cassandra Tribe, MHCA-RI/Oasis

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

Nov. 20, 2014, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EST)

$5 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 ...



Westport Death Cafe

With It's My Death

United States: Westport Volunteer Fire Department , Main Road , Westport Island, ME , 3 Miles after the bridge, on the left. , 04578

Nov. 20, 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. 



Death Cafe San Diego

With Bill Simmons

United States: 1570 Alta La Jolla Drive , La Jolla (San Diego) California , 92037

Nov. 21, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Pacific)

No donations

In a confortable clubhouse, enjoy good conversation, plenty of laughs, and some light refreshment.  Plenty of parking.  

Alta La Jolla Drive (1570) is short street off of Cardeno Dr, which is an extension of Fanuel ...



Death Cafe 92119 - San Carlos

With Asha Parker & Tracy Vevia

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

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

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

       "Fear does not stop death -

                    it stops life!"

 

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



Stockport's Death Cafe

With Liz Thompson & Hugh O'Brien

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

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

Donations to cover cost of refreshments please

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



Derwent Valley Death Cafe

With Billie Riley, Sid Tresidder, Jane Tresidder, Sarah Williams & Vishwam Jamie Heckert

United Kingdom: Scarthin Books , The Promenade , Cromford , Other or None , Other or None , DE4 3QF

Nov. 24, 2014, 7.00 p.m. - 8.45 p.m. (GMT)

Donations welcome to cover room hire



Death Cafe of Ocala

With Teddy

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

Nov. 24, 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 ...



Death Cafe Oakland

With Jo Townson and Amani Loutfly

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

Nov. 25, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Pacific )

Free


Exmouth Death Cafe

With Suzy Hilton and Helen Bennett

United Kingdom: Star Coffee Cafe , 8, Albion Street , Exmouth , Devon , UK , EX8 1JL

Nov. 25, 2014, 2.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (British Winter Time)

Free Admission - But you will need to buy your own tea, coffee and cakes etc., from Star Coffee Cafe.

Suzy and I because of our life and work experiences and what we see as a lack and fear around death in our current  society wish to create a safe and friendly space where people can talk about all aspects of death with friends old and hopefully new whilst enjoying tea, coffee and cake.



Death Cafe a Montreal

With Kit Racette

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

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

Gratuit mais les dons sont apprecies

La disparition de ma fille m’a également amenée à revoir mes croyances sur la mort et le mourir. Dernièrement, j’ai découvert le mouvement Café mortel. Jon Underwood a fondé ce mouvement ...



Death Cafe 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 ...



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



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 ...


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



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 Indy

With Monica Doyle and Jennifer Vines

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

Dec. 7, 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 Gig Harbor

With Kriss Kevorkian

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

Dec. 8, 2014, 3.15 p.m. - 4.15 p.m. (PST)

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!



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!



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 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 Central Coast

With Gypsy Artemis

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

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

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

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

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



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise

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

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

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

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



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise

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

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

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

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



Death Cafe Tulsa

With The Grief Center

United States: , 74135

Dec. 18, 2014, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Central)

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

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



Death Cafe 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 ...



Stratford-upon-Avon Death Cafe

With Glynis Fletcher

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

Jan. 11, 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 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 ...



DødsCafe København / Death Cafe Copenhagen

With Ellen Hansen og Karin Westh

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 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 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 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

THE OCTOBER 28, 2014, GATHERING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.  WE WILL MEET AGAIN ON JANUARY 27, 2015.

Having had personal experience caring for my aging parents and other family members some years back helped me to ...



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 ...