Forthcoming Death Cafes



Today: 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

April 27, 2015, 4.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (Mountain)

free

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

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



Today: Cincinnati Death Cafe

With Arlington Memorial Gardens

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

April 27, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (eastern standard USA)

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PLEASE NOTE:  Our next event is scheduled for Monday, April 27th!!!

 

Please call Pete or Cindy at 513-521-7003 for details.



Today: Death Cafe in Perth, Scotland

With Johanna Babbs, John Birrell, Rachel Weiss

United Kingdom: Blend Coffee Lounge , 275 High Street , PERTH , Scotland , PH1 5QJ

April 27, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (GMT)

Donations accepted for publicity costs

This is the first Death Café in Perth. Join us for a thought-provoking conversation about death and dying in a welcoming environment. Meet interesting people with a similar interest, but maybe a different outlook!

 I ...



Today: Providence Death Cafe

With Cassandra Tribe, Fox Point Senior Center

United States: 90 Ives Street , Providence , Rhode Island , Rhode Island , 02906

April 27, 2015, 1.00 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (EST)

Free to all

As providers of services to low income seniors and marginalized communities, both Dragon Mountain and Fox Point Senior Citizens, Inc have recognized that the most marginalized of all is the general community - especially when it ...


Today: Death Cafe in the South Bay

With Congregation Tikvat Jacob

United States

April 27, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Pacific)

no donations

This Death Cafe is being held as part of the Jewish Wisdom and Wellness Conference in the section on end of life.



Today: 21st Death Cafe Hampstead, London, UK

With Josefine Speyer

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

April 27, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 9.15 p.m. (BST)

Donations towards the cost of hosting the event are welcome!

THIS DEATH CAFE IS FULLY BOOKED!

If you are booked to attend this Death Cafe: On the day come upstairs and check in. We keep a register.

Arrive from 6pm onwards and place your order ...



Death Cafe Rohnert Park/Cotati/Penngrove, CA

With Cathleen Springer

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

April 28, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

The Death Café is open to all and there is no cost to attend. Never morbid; often light hearted. Come see what everyone’s been talking about.  

Having had personal experience caring for my aging ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe - 1st Anniversary!

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

April 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 Durham

With Katie

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

April 28, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (GMT)

free

I'm looking forward to the second death cafe which will be slightly longer this time as last time we ran out of time with lots left to say.  James is kindly opening at 6pm ...


Death Cafe Gastonia

With Brenda Brennecke and Bruce Friesen

United States: First United Methodist Church , East Franklin Blvd. , room #204 , 28054

April 28, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (eastern)

Always free!

Our Death Cafe is open to anyone who has an interest or a curiosity about what a Death Cafe is like. We talk candidly about topics around death and dying while enjoying cake and coffee. Our participants have formed bonds of friendship throught the safe space created to talk about the hard things, and they look forward to our monthly meetings. New people are always ...



Death Cafe Oakland

With Brooke Deputy, Amani Loutfy, Bill Palmer, Jo Townson

United States: 4499 Piedmont Avenue , Oakland , California , 3751 Harrison Street , California , 94611

April 29, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (US West Coast)

Free

Our generous sponsor is Chapel of the Chimes.  Admission is free and limited to 15.  You must register through Eventbrite.  To do so, go to www.eventbrite.com and search "Death Cafe Oakland."


Death Cafe Serra Mesa - Kearny Mesa, San Diego

With Mitsuo Tomita and Barbara Bailey

United States: Serra Mesa - Kearny Mesa Public Library , Community Room , 9005 Aero Dr , San Diego , 92123

April 29, 2015, 5.30 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (pdt)

Free. Donations appreciated to help pay for refrehsments

Thank you to the San Diego County Coalition for Improving End-of-Life Care for reserving the room.

www.sdcoalition.org



Idyllwild Death Cafe - 1st Anniversary!

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

April 29, 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 Rutland, VT

With Robin G. Taft/ Nancy Scarcello

United States: Pyrmid Holistic Wellness Center , Downtown Rutland VT , 05701

April 29, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (est)

free will donations

Join us for Conversation, Kindness and Cake.


Death Cafe Rutland

With Robin Taft and Nancy Scarcello

United States: Pyramid Holistic Wellness Center , 120 Merchants Row Rutland Vermont , 05701

April 29, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (eastern standard)

Donations requested towards gas, advertising and cake



Death Cafe Fukuoka, Japan

With Nagisa

Japan: Kego , Chuo-ku , Fukuoka city , Fukuoka , 810-0023

April 29, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (UTC+9)

free

Free discussion about death, with  special green tea & Japanese sweets.



Death Cafe / Cafe sur la mort a Montreal

With Kit Racette

Canada

April 30, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EDT)

Death cafe est gratuite, mais les dons our defrayer les couts 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 on the Westside

With Jewish Burial Society of Southern California and Westside Jewish Community Center

United States

April 30, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Pacific)

no donations

This Death Cafe is part of the Jewish Wisdom and Wellness Conference in the section on end of life.



Thirsk Death Cafe

With Geof, Pat, Liz, Sue and Naomi

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

April 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 ...



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

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

Donations are welcome to help defray costs.



Death Cafe Bristol

With Emma Edwards

United Kingdom: Cox & Baloney Vintage Tea Room , 182-184 Cheltenham rd , Bristol , BS6 5RB

April 30, 2015, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (GMT)

Donations welcome for marketing costs and waitress tips

This is our first evening event for Death Cafe Bristol. We have the whole of Cox & Baloney to ourselves (upstairs) and an exciting evening menu of sharing platters and some special Death Cafe teapot cocktails ...



Las Cruces Symposium Death Cafe

With Gail Rubin, CT

United States: Las Cruces Convention Center , 680 East University Ave. , Las Cruces, NM , 88001

May 1, 2015, 12.00 p.m. - 1.00 p.m. (Mountain)

Free - registration required

This Death Cafe will have a record-breaking number of participants - 350 people are expected to talk about mortality issues over lunch during a daylong symposium titled “A Beautiful Death: What will you choose?”

This Death ...



Oxford Death Cafe

With Jonathan Jong

United Kingdom: Brew Cafe, 75B Banbury Road, Oxford , OX2 6PE

May 1, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (BST)

Free

In my work on death anxiety, I have become convinced that we need to think and talk and prepare (practically and psychologically) about death. So, I was very pleased to discover death cafes, and would ...



Death Cafe SDSU

With Alexis Pearce

United States: Student Services West, Room 250 , San Diego State University , San Diego, California

May 1, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (PST)

free

Death Cafe SDSU welcomes students, faculty, staff, friends, family, and neighbors.

It is a safe, agenda-free place to discuss death and life over a cuppa and tasty treats.  This is not a grief therapy group ...



Online Death Cafe for Mindful People DATE CHANGE

With Bridgett Perry

United States

May 2, 2015, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Eastern - adjust for your time zone)

free

An online gathering of mindful people talking about death. 

Mindful people live with the intention of being in the moment, and bringing increasing awareness to life's journey. 

RSVP NOW to assure a spot. Prior ...



Davis Death Cafe hosted by the Unitarian Universalist Church of Davis

With Unitarian Universalist Church of Davis

United States: Davis Cemetery District & Arboretum , 820 Pole Line Rd. , Davis, CA 95618 , 95618

May 2, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific )

No Cost

This salon-style Death Cafe will invite dialogue between guests in small, informal, self-facilitating groups, cultivating conversation around whatever questions, topics, and interests you have concerning death and dying. 

Seating for 50 guests will be provided ...



Death Cafe - Gawler

With Abby Davis

Australia: Alchemy Cafe , 40 Murray Street , Gawler, SA , 5118

May 2, 2015, 1.30 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (ACST)

The Death Cafe is free though there is an offer of Cuppa & Cake for $10 which is optional.

Thanks to Mignon for letting us have the event at Alchemy Cafe.

The Death Cafe is free though there is an offer of Cuppa & Cake for $10 which is optional.


Death Cafe Ukiah

With Miriam Raphael & Margo Frank

United States: Ukiah Senior Center , 95482

May 2, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (pacific)

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Death Cafe Fairfax, California

With Sukhasiddhi Foundation

United States: 771 Center Blvd , Fairfax, California , in Fair-Anselm Plaza , 94930

May 2, 2015, 4.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (Pacific)

free, donations accepted

We live in a culture that denies old age, sickness and death.  The Death Cafe is a wonderful forum to encourage people to have the conversation and reflect on what is most important in our life.  The sponsor of the event is a Buddhist group but this is not presented as a teaching event.  We are offering the Death Cafe to allow for an open ...



Death Cafe in Fairfax, California

With Sukhasiddhi Foundation

United States: 771 Center Blvd , Fairfax, California , 94930

May 2, 2015, 4.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (Pacific)

free, donations accepted

Our culture denies old age, sickness and death.  Impermanence and death is an essential Buddhist teaching and we welcome the open discussion that increases awareness so we can make the most of our finite lives.



Death Cafe - Fremantle

With Ava Reyerson

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

May 2, 2015, 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 ...



Hilltowns Death Cafe #4

With Two Streams Zen

United States: Body-Mind Zen Temple , 78 Main Street , Suite 209 (Second Floor) , Northampton , Massachusetts , 01060

May 3, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (USA Eastern Standard Time)

Donations accepted to cover costs of cake!

We are running a Death Cafe...because we want company talking about death!

Because we want to explore a Buddhist approach to death and dying!

Because we know the only difference between life and death ...



Zweites Death Cafe Zürich

With Sarah Buchmann

Switzerland: raum44 an der Plattenstrasse 44 , 8032 Zürich

May 3, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (UTC +01:00)

freier Eintritt

 (English speakers see postscript)

 

Die wunderbare Atmosphäre vom ersten Death Café Zürich im Cabaret Voltaire klingt noch immer in mir nach. Und mit den ersten warmen Sonnenstrahlen erwache ich aus meinem Winterschlaf und ...


Death Cafe Northern Westchester

With Death Cafe nw committee

United States: Lutheran Church of the Resurrection , 15 South Bedford Road Mt. Kisco NY , across from Northern Westchester Hospital , 10549

May 3, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Eastern )

donations accepted for ongoing death cafe events



Lopez Death Cafe

With Libby Garcia, organizer

United States: Lopez Island Library , 2225 Fisherman Bay Road , Lopez Island WA , 98261

May 3, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific)

free!

I believe there is great opportunity for healing at the end of life, so I am excited to bring Death Cafe to Lopez.  To have those important conversations, to sift out one's most cherished ...


Death Cafe Northern Westchester

With Death Cafe nw committee

United States: Lutheran Church of the Resurrection , 15 South Bedford Road Mt. Kisco NY , 10549

May 3, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Eastern )

Donations accepted for ongoing death cafe events



Death Cafe, Winchester, VA

With Mary Jane Lee

United States: 38 East Piccadilly St , Winchester, VA , 22601

May 3, 2015, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (EDT)

There is no charge for this event.

Death Cafe, Winchester is becoming an amazing opportunity to come together to  have a conversation on a myriad of subjects, including death.  Each individual's story has been illuminating, creative, and very interesting.

Steamy's ...



Titirangi Death Cafe

With Graham Southwell & Kerry-Ann Stanton

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

May 4, 2015, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (New Zealand time)

Entry by Koha



Ithaca Death Cafe

With Angela Mennitto, Michele Hochstetter, Chris Dunham & Tricia Conroy

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

May 4, 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 ...



Death Cafe - Seattle - Lake City

With George: Center for Community

United States: George: Center for Community , 2212 NE 125th St. , Seattle, WA , 3106 Harris Park Ave , 98125

May 4, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (pst)

Donations are requested to help George cover coffee and tea expenses.

All are welcome.  We are a diverse group who gather for a casual evening of conversation about dying, death and life.



Death Cafe Pasadena

With Maggie Yenoki

United States: Death Cafe Pasadena , hosted at Throop UU Church , 300 S Los Robles Avenue , Pasadena CA 91101 , in the Fireside Room , 91101

May 5, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Donations requested towards Room Rental and Refreshments

This Death Cafe is created as a safe, compassionate, free space to talk about Death and dying. 

There is no fee, but donations are accepted to cover the cost of room rental and refreshments. 

 

 



Death Cafe in Washington DC

With Phil Carpenter

United States: Tenleytown Library , 4450 Wisconsin Ave NW , Washington DC , 20016

May 5, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EDT)

Free

If a hospice can't bring the death and dying conversation to our community, then who can? We at Community Hospices see hosting Death Cafes as our responsibility and our commitment to the community.



Malvern Death Cafe

With Sue Friston

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

May 6, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (GMT)

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

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



Plymouth Death Cafe

With Beacon Hospice

United States: 32 Resnik Road, Suite 3 , Plymouth, MA , 508-747-7222 , 02360

May 6, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (eastern )

FREE OF CHARGE



Death Cafe in Saginaw, MI

With VNA Hospice

United States: Cartwright Residence , 3443 Hospital Road , 48602

May 6, 2015, 4.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (eastern)

Free

No answers, no agenda, just a safe place to discuss death and dying.



Youth Group Death Cafe

With Tricia Keith

Canada:

May 6, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (PST)

No Cost. Contributions of cake and tea are generously donated by YMCA.

The event is being hosted at a Surrey YMCA. The youth will need permission slips from their parents/guardians to attend.



Death Cafe Scripps Ranch

With Alexis Pearce

United States: Scripps Miramar Ranch Library , 10301 Scripps Lake Dr , San Diego, CA , 92131 , 92131

May 8, 2015, 1.30 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (PST)

no cost

Death is a topic that everyone needs to discuss, but there are few places where that conversation is welcome.  If we are going to fully plunge into life, we have to acknowledge its limits.  An ...


Foothills Death Cafe

With patsy barnes

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

May 9, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (mountain standard)

free



Death Cafe Western MA

With Jonathan Stein

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

May 9, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (EST)

Donations accepted

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



Lowertown Death Cafe

With Stacy Remke

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

May 10, 2015, 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

May 10, 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 Gig Harbor

With Dr. Kriss Kevorkian

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

May 11, 2015, 3.15 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (PST)

Free



Pop-up Death Cafe: Grand Union Canal, Islington

With Sue Brayne and Julienne McLean

United Kingdom: Grand Union, Islington , Exact location to be confirmed , London EC1

May 11, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (GMT)

£5 suggested donation to cover costs of tea and cake

This is the first of two pop-up death cafes on Mystic Moon, co-run with Julienne McLean. 

The second one is on 20th May, at Paddington Basin, to celebrate and support Dying Matters week. 

Space is ...


A Death Cafe in Virginia Water

With Katrina Taee and Jane Flynn

United Kingdom: The Virginia Water Community Library, , 6 Station Parade , Virginia Water , GU25 4AD

May 11, 2015, 6.45 p.m. - 8.45 p.m. (GMT)

We request a £3 donation to help cover the cost of the hire of the venue. We donate the cakes (homemade by the way) and drinks.

We start meeting at 6.45pm for a 7pm start.  We aim to make everyone feel welcomed and we are always delighted to see old and new faces.  The topics raised vary widely but are always engaging, challenging, absorbing and interesting.  We hope that we all come prepared to listen to very different points of views from our own, that is what is so stimulating ...



Highcliffe Death Cafe

With Lis Horwich

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

May 11, 2015, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (British summer time)

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

Lis Horwich is the local host in Highcliffe. She trusts the more we talk about death the more we become at ease with the thought and the more we can help other people explore this ...



A Death Cafe in Virginia Water

With Katrina Taee and Jane Flynn

United Kingdom: The Virginia Water Community Library, , 6 Station Parade , Virginia Water , GU25 4AD

May 11, 2015, 6.45 p.m. - 8.45 p.m. (GMT)

There is a suggested donation of £3 to help cover the cost of the hire of the venue. We donate the cakes (homemade by the way) and drinks.

We are running the cafe to open up the conversation about Death and Dying and bring it up into the light. It is something we both feel strongly about. The meeting starts at 7pm but ...



Death Cafe San Diego South Bay MARATHON WEEK!

With Greenwood Memorial Park

United States: Greenwood Memorial Park , 4300 Imperial Ave , San Diego , California , 92113

May 11, 2015, 5.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Pacific Daylight Time)

No donations necessary

Light snacks / Meet and Greet 5:30 pm

Death Cafe begins PROMPTLY at 6 pm.

 

Latecomers will not be allowed in as it interrupts the flow of the conversations.

 

 



Seattle Death Cafe - Greenwood

With Patti Cooper Amundson

United States: Couth Buzzard Books , 8310 Greenwood Ave N , Seattle, WA , 98103

May 12, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.45 p.m. (Pacific)

Donations to cover the cost of brownies are accepted but entirely optional.

Patti Cooper Amundson is a Certified Life-Cycle Celebrant. She helps people move through life transitions using ritual and ceremony, and is specially trained in end-of-life ceremonies.



Death Cafe in East London

With Hasina Zaman

United Kingdom

May 12, 2015, 11.00 a.m. - 4.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free

Rainbow Home Care employ 25+ cares & serve with End of Life Care. The Carers have been training in End of Life Care and are very open to the power of Death Cafe. They look after ...



Death Cafe in East London

With Hasina Zaman

United Kingdom

May 12, 2015, 11.00 a.m. - 4.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free

Rainbow Home Care employ 25+ cares & serve with End of Life Care. The Carers have been training in End of Life Care and are very open to the power of Death Cafe. They look after ...



Death Cafe Oakland

With BIll Palmer

United States: 4499 Piedmont Ave , Oakland , California , 94611

May 12, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (US West Coast)

free

Our generous sponsor is Chapel of the Chimes.  Admission is free and limited to 15.  You must register through Eventbrite.  To do so, go to www.eventbrite.com and search "Death Cafe Oakland."


Death Cafe PB/LaJolla - Marathon Week

With Bill Simmons

United States: 1570 Alta La Jolla Drive , La Jolla, CA , 92037

May 12, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Pacific Daylight)

Suggested donation, $1.00 for refreshments

This week local death cafe leaders are celebrating two years in San Diego.  We hope to cover most areas of the metro area.  Come join the celebration.  Conscious living is inextricably linked with conscious dying.  Come, give your input and hear others.  



Death Cafe in Montreal

With Kit Racette

Canada: Cafe Matina , 272 Bernard , Near Park Avenue , Outremont , H2V 1T4

May 12, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EDT)

Donations to cover costs are welcome!

Dath Cafe events are opportunities for people to talk about death and dying in whatever way these subjects have touched each one. Kit has no agenda - only to create a place where every one feels ...


Death Cafe Mission Valley, San Diego Marathon Week

With Janet Hafner and Shawna Beck

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

May 12, 2015, 12.30 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (pst)

Free. Donations to off-set cost of food appreciated.

Thank you to the San Diego County Coalition for Improving End-of-Life Care for helping to reserve the room.

The mission of the Coalition is:

"To educate and raise awareness within San Diego County about end-of-life issues and to provide resources to help people make informed choices." 

The Community Room can be a bit cool or cold, so dress with that in mind.



Death Cafe Encinitas

With Lynne Calkins

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

May 13, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (PST)

No charge



Mid Sussex Death Cafe

With Joanna Warrington & Sheila Pope

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

May 13, 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.



Lewes Death Cafe

With LivingWellDyingWell

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

May 13, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

donations to cover costs



Death Cafe Encinitas--Marathon Week

With Lynne Calkins

United States: Silverado Senior Living , 335 Saxony Rd. , Encinitas, CA 92024 , 92024

May 13, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (PST)

No charge



Death Cafe in Glasgow

With Andrew Tibbles

United Kingdom: Glad Cafe , 1006A Pollokshaws Road , Glasgow , G41 2HG

May 13, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

Buy some tea and cake and it's free otherwise

Dundee product design graduate, created the 'Aquatic Grave'. A form of underwater eco burial, and has been keeping his toe in the death pool ever since. Has been co-hosting death cafes in London before moving ...



Death Cafe - Mandurah

With Seasons Funerals

Australia: Seasons Funerals , 49 Pinjarra Road , Mandurah , 6210

May 14, 2015, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (UTC/GMT + 8)

Free

This Death Cafe is the first of its kind in Mandurah.

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



pop-up Death Cafe, Islington

With Sue Brayne and Rose-Anne O'Hare

United Kingdom

May 14, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (GMT)

Suggested donation of £5 to cover teas and cake

Space on Mystic Moon is limited, so early booking is advisable. 

Please be aware that there are no loo facilitiies on board. 

Sue would like to thank Ian Marks, founder of the Aim Foundation for ...



Death Cafe' Firenze

With AMA Accademia di Metafisica Applicata

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

May 15, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Rome)

Free

A.M.A. comes to public choosing as the starting point an open meeting dedicated of death. A.M.A. enjoy to present you the Death Cafe formula as is convinced that this is a ...



Death Cafe Pacific Beach

With Alexis Pearce

United States: Pacific Beach Taylor Branch Library , 4275 Cass St , San Diego, CA , 92109 , 92109

May 16, 2015, 1.00 p.m. - 2.45 p.m. (PST)

no cost

Being able to face death starts with being able to talk about it.  Too often, this conversation is avoided.  Life has a limit, and the sooner we face that, the sooner we begin to quit ...


Carlsbad Death Cafe

With Kent Johnson & Sarito Sun

United States

May 16, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific, USA)

donations accepted to help pay expenses

We are participating in the Death Cafe Marathon Week in San Diego County. We celebrate the two year anniversary of Death Cafe that Karen Van Dyke brought to our area two years ago. 

UPDATE: Our Carlsbad Death Cafe is FULL.

To add your name to the waiting list, please send an e-mail to: 

deathcafesd@gmail.com

This Death Cafe is by reservation only.  You may ...



Flagstaff May Death Cafe

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

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

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

donations requested

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!



Death Cafe Low Country

With Jan Schreiber

United States: Serenity Now Yoga Studio , 419 Hibben Street , Mt. Pleasant, SC , 29464

May 16, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (est)

Free of charge

Everyone is welcome, but please RSVP, so we have an idea of how many will be attending: 

843/906-3282 or jans17@bellsouth.net

 



Albuquerque Death Cafe

With Gail Rubin, CT

United States: , 87110

May 16, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Mountain)

Free - donations accepted

There's a whole lot of talking going on at the Albuquerque Death Cafe! Join like minded people to discuss what's on your heart/mind about mortality issues. Albuquerque was the site of the ...



Death Cafe @ Abney Park Cemetery in London

With Emma Rault

United Kingdom: Abney Park Cemetery , Stoke Newington High Street , London , N16 0LH

May 16, 2015, 12.00 p.m. - 1.30 p.m. (GMT)

Donations to cover costs welcome.

Join us for the occasion of Abney Park Cemetery's 175th anniversary. What better place to discuss death and its place in our lives than one of London's Magnificent Seven?

Meet us at the ...



Oroville Death Cafe

With Reggie Ottem

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

May 17, 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 there will be a book discussion on 'Being Mortal,' by Atwal Guawande. This portion will go from 3 P.M until 4 ...



Death Cafe Bristol

With Emma Edwards

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

May 17, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (GMT)

Donations welcome

We return to our usual Sunday format for this month's Death Cafe Bristol. We are also hosting this Cafe in conjunction with local art and performace festival Mayfest. This wil not change the format ...


Surrey Death Cafe

With Fran Hall and Clare Stone

United Kingdom: Clandon Hill Natural Burial Ground , Epsom Road, West Clandon , Guildford , Surrey , GU4 7TT

May 17, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (UK)

Free

After the success of the Central London Death Cafe we hosted last week we were inspired to offer another Death Cafe in a beautiful (and quieter!) setting.

The glass pavilion at Clandon Wood is the perfect setting for guests at our Surrey Death Cafe to enjoy cake and conversation about death.

Clandon Wood Natural Burial Ground has kindly sponsored the event, waiving all hire charges ...


Death Cafe Ayr

With Joy Rivett-Gill

United Kingdom: Restaurant D'Vinity , 48 Newmarket St , Ayr , South Ayrshire , KA7 1LR

May 18, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (BST)

Free

As part of Death Awareness Week, we are holding Ayr's very first Death Cafe, to raise the awareness of this life changing event. To give people the opportunity to think not only about their own deaths and funerals, but also of the people who they are close to, where they may be involved in arranging a funeral for a loved one themselves. Any aspects ...



Astoria Death Cafe

With Phil Morgan and others

United States: Columbia Memorial Hospital Education Center , Coho Room (upstairs) , 2021 Marine Drive , Astoria , Oregon , 97103

May 19, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Donations are to cover costs for flyers and coffee

Small open conversations on subjects related to end of life issues. Potluck treats requested. Coffee and Tea provided.



Death Cafe Northumberland

With Last Breath

Canada: 14260 County Rd 29 , Warkworth, Ontario , K0k3K0

May 19, 2015, 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 ...



Johnson Death Cafe

With TBA

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

May 19, 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 in Hackney, East London

With St Joseph's Hospice

United Kingdom: St Joseph's Hospice , Mare Street , Hackney , London , E8 4SA

May 19, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (UK)

FREE

We’re kicking off the week with afternoon tea at the Death Café on Tuesday 19th May, where we will be talking about death and dying in a supportive environment, or if you’d ...



Death Cafe - Montréal/Ouest de l'île - FRANÇAIS

With Marie-France Privyk

Canada: Amir Restaurant in Dorval , 910 Herron Road , Dorval , Next to Jean Coutu , H9S 1B3

May 19, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (EDT)

Donations to cover costs are welcome!

Why at Restaurant Amir:

Plenty of free parking

10 min walk from Dorval train and bus terminus

Coffee and dessert provided!!



Death Cafe Loveland

With Sally J Hartshorn

United States: LoCo Artisan Coffee House , 544 Cleveland Ave , Loveland , Colorado , 80537

May 19, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Mountain Time)

FREE

Let's Talk About Death



Death Cafe West Los Angeles

With Leslie Gelfand

United States: 8828 Key Street , Los Angeles, CA 90035 , 90035

May 19, 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.

Book now - only 10 spots available.



Pop-up Death Cafe: Paddington Basin, W2

With Sue Brayne and Julienne McLean

United Kingdom: Paddington Basin, London , Near Paddington Station , exact location of the boat will be confirmed nearer the time , W2

May 20, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (GMT)

£5 suggested donation to cover costs of tea and cake

To celebrate and support Dying Matters week, Sue is offering two pop-up death cafes on Mystic Moon at Paddington Basin.

The first is this one with Julienne, the second is with Josefine Speyer on Friday ...



Death Cafe in Madison, Wisconsin

With The Great Circle Collaborative

United States: EVP Coffee Shop , 3809 Mineral Point Rd. , Madison , WI , Wisconsin , 53705

May 20, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Central)

Any donations are used to purchase goodies for the next event.

We've been hosting monthly Community Conversartions on Death and Dying for almost two years in the Madison WI area. Each has been an amazing experience for all who attend. These gatherings offer an unique ...



Highcliffe Death Cafe

With Lis Horwich

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

May 20, 2015, 1.30 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (British summer time)

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

Lis Horwich is the local host in Highcliffe. She trusts the more we talk about death the more we become at ease with the thought and the more we can help other people explore this ...



Providence Death Cafe

With Cassandra Tribe, MHCA-RI/Oasis

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

May 20, 2015, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EST)

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

***please let us know before hand if you have any food allergies we should be aware of ****

 As providers of services to marginalized communities, both Dragon Mountain and MHCA-RI have recognized that the most marginalized ...



Death Cafe of Whatcom County

With Sandy, Virginia, Julie and Tom

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

May 20, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Pacific Daylight Time)

Donations accepted to pay for refreshments, nametags, plates and napkins ... and cake!

Want to be able to talk about death and dying without anxiety, guilt, shame, or whatever-it-is that usually silences people on this topic? Come and have some cake and coffee or tea with us. We ...


Death Cafe in Ulverston, Cumbria

With St Mary's Hospice, Dalton Cafe

United Kingdom

May 20, 2015, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (UK)

Donations for tea and cake only

Running this for the first time as part of Dying Matters week. We simply want to engage the public more in discussing issues around death and dying



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

May 20, 2015, 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 ...


Swaffham Death Cafe

With Andrew Francis

United Kingdom: Kings Arms Coaching House , Market Place , Swaffham , Norfolk , PE37 7LA

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

None

To give people a safe space to talk about death, dying and bereavement.



Montpelier Death Cafe

With Montpelier Death Cafe

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

May 21, 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 East London

With Hasina Zaman

United Kingdom

May 21, 2015, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free

Support in Action provides recreational activities for diverse elders. As part of. Dying Matters Week, they would love to have a Death Cafe to explore the subject.



Pop-up Death Cafe on Narrowboat, London W2, UK

With Sue Brayne & Josefine Speyer

United Kingdom: Paddington Basin, London W2 , (EXACT LOCATION WILL BE CONFIRMED NEARER THE TIME) , Close to Padding station , W2

May 22, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (BST)

We welcome a contribution towards the cost of cake and tea. Thank you!

We are fully booked!

We are running a waiting list in case of a cancellation. There is a VERY SLIM chance only....

 

(To book a place, please email Josefine including your phone number and say ...



Death Cafe in East London

With Hasina Zaman

United Kingdom: 118 Woodgrange Rd , London , E7 0EW

May 22, 2015, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free

Compotes is a new cafe who are looking to interact with thriving diverse rich community with Forest Gate.


Eastbourne Death Cafe

With Helen Elliott

United Kingdom: Beanzz Cafe , 39 Grove Road , Eastbourne , East Sussex , England , BN21 4TX

May 23, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (GMT)

It is expected that participants purchase something from the cafe.

I have agreed to take over the running of the group recently.  The group has met 5 times before and the conversations have always been interesting, stimulating and helpful.



Death Cafe Beeston

With Jet Black

United Kingdom: White Lion Bar & Kitchen , 24 Middle Street , Beeston , Nottingham , NG9 1FX

May 23, 2015, 1.30 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (UK - BST)

Free

The café will take place in a cordoned off area of the bar, which is wheelchair accessible. If you have any other mobility needs, please contact us and we shall endeavour to accommodate them.

Buy ...



Seaside Death Cafe in Encinitas, CA

With Caroline Boaz

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

May 23, 2015, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Free

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



Death Cafe Honolulu (#3)

With Leilani Maxera

United States: Oahu Cemetery - On the chapel lanai , 2162 Nuuanu Ave. , Honolulu, HI , 96817

May 24, 2015, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (HST)

Free



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

May 26, 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 Maple Ridge, BC

With Stephen Garrett

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

May 27, 2015, 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 in October 2013 so please come on out and support both Dan and our 11th Death ...



Idyllwild Death Cafe

With Spirit Mountain Retreat/ Francoise Frigola

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

May 27, 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 Oakland

With BIll Palmer

United States: 4499 Piedmont Ave , Oakland , CA , 2355 Broadway Apt 307 , California , 94611

May 27, 2015, 6.30 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (US West Coast)

Free

Our generous sponsor is Chapel of the Chimes.  Admission is free and limited to 15.  You must register through Eventbrite.  To do so, go to www.eventbrite.com and search "Death Cafe Oakland." 



Thirsk Death Cafe

With Geof, Pat, Liz, Sue and Naomi

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

May 28, 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 ...


Stroud Death Cafe

With Pammy Michell

United Kingdom

May 28, 2015, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (British Summer Time)

Small donation for room hire


Death Cafe Moncton NB

With Hospice Greater Moncton

Canada: Cafe Codiac , 666 St. George Blvd , Moncton, NB , E1E 2C6

May 30, 2015, 1.30 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Atlantic)

free



Death Cafe Dutchess

With Anthony Sedgman

United States: Rhinebeck Library , 68 W Market St, , Rhinebeck, NY , 12572

May 30, 2015, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (Eastern Time)

Free - Donations Accepted for the Circle of Friends for the Dying comfort care home

Come and talk about your experience and curiosity about death and dying. There is no agenda - simply an open conversation in a casual, confidential, and safe space.

Death Cafe is a discussion group rather than ...



Death Cafe Los Angeles

With Betsy Trapasso

United States: a private home in Encino

May 30, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Pacific)

pot luck

This Death Cafe is at a private home in Encino

 

I host Death Cafes all over Los Angeles so please let me know if you would like to hold a Cafe in your home or ...


Death Cafe Ulster County

With Circle of Friends for the Dying

United States: Rosendale Cafe , 434 Main Street , Rosendale NY , 12472

May 31, 2015, 9.30 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (Eastern DST)

Voluntary donations requested to cover event expenses

Circle of Friends for the Dying sponsors 22nd monthly DC in Ulster County.

Event begins with live music by the Busking for Bread Death Cafe Troubadours



SW London Death Cafe

With Suzanne Michal

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

June 1, 2015, 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 ...



Pop-up Death Cafe, Berkhamsted wharf, Grand Union

With Sue Brayne and Dr Jo Withers

United Kingdom: Berkhamsted Wharf, Grand Union , exact location of the boat to be confirmed

June 2, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (GMT)

Suggested donation of £5 to cover teas and cake

Space on Mystic Moon is limited, so early booking is advisable. 

Sue would like to thank Ian Marks, founder of the Aim Foundation for making these pop-up death cafes possible. 

 

 



Death Cafe Helston

With Jos Hadfield & Karen Robson

United Kingdom: Roselidden Farm , Trevenen Bal , Cornwall , TR13 0PT

June 3, 2015, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (BST)

Suggested donation of £2 for coffee/tea and nibble

Come and join us for a chat and cuppa, when we can talk about the flip side of living!

Usually people don't want to know about dying, and don't tend to talk about ...



PDX Death Cafe at First Unitarian Church

With Don Tarbutton, Holly Pruett & the Adult Education Program of First Unitarian Church

United States: Eliot Center , First Unitarian Church , SW 12th & Salmon , Portland , 97205

June 7, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (pacific)

Donations accepted to help cover costs.

Advance registration is required through this registration link: http://goo.gl/forms/luAeZ31DV3. Or email pdxdeathcafe@gmail.com and follow the instructions in the auto-reply message you'll receive.



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

June 9, 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 ...



Pop-Up Death Cafe, Leamington Spa Wharf

With Sue Brayne and Debbie Collins

United Kingdom: Leamington Spa Wharf, The Grand Union , exact location of the boat to be confirmed

June 13, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (GMT)

Suggested donation of £5 to cover teas and cake

Space on Mystic Moon is limited, so early booking is advisable. 

Please be aware that there are no loo facilitiies on board. 

Sue would like to thank Ian Marks, founder of the Aim Foundation for ...


Death Cafe in Huntsville, ON

With Allie Chisholm-Smith

Canada: Ahimsa , 3A-59 Main st. E , Huntsville , ON , P1H2B8

June 13, 2015, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (EDT)

free

In my first death cafe, we sat in a circle, drinking tea and eating cake as per the instructions.  It was amazing to watch us all open up without much prodding.  We began by sharing why we were there and then we just kept talking.  It was beautifully open, permissive and powerful.



Death Cafe Los Angeles

With Betsy Trapasso

United States: a private home in downtown Los Angeles

June 13, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Pacific)

pot luck

This Death Cafe is at a private home in downtown Los Angeles.

 

I host Death Cafes all over Los Angeles so please let me know if you would like to hold a Cafe in your ...



Blue Ridge Death Cafe

With Ellen Nygaard and Randal Walton

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

June 14, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (EST)

Free



PDX Death Cafe @ the Peace House

With Holly Pruett & 18th Ave Peace House

United States: 18th Avenue Peace House , 2116 NE Tillamook , Portland , 97212

June 16, 2015, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (pacific)

Donations accepted to help cover costs.

Advance registration is required through this registration link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1KBK8S. Or email pdxdeathcafe@gmail.com and follow the instructions in the auto-reply message you'll receive.



Pop-up Death Cafe, Gloucester Docks

With Sue Brayne and Rose-Anne O'Hare

United Kingdom: Gloucester Docks , exact location of the boat to be confirmed

July 2, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (GMT)

Suggested donation of £5 to cover teas and cake

Space on Mystic Moon is limited, so early booking is advisable. 

Please note that there are no loo facilities on board.

Sue would like to thank Ian Marks, founder of the Aim Foundation for making ...


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.



Pop-up Death Cafe, Lechlade, The Cotswolds

With Sue Brayne and Rose-Anne O'Hare

United Kingdom: The riverside, Lechlade , exact location of the boat to be confirmed

Aug. 20, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (GMT)

Suggested donation of £5 to cover teas and cake

Space on Mystic Moon is limited, so early booking is advisable. 

Please note that there are no loo facilities on board.

Sue would like to thank Ian Marks, founder of the Aim Foundation for making ...



pop-up Death Cafe, Newbury wharf

With Sue Brayne and Rose-Anne O'Hare

United Kingdom: Newbury Wharf , exact location of the boat to be confirmed

Sept. 4, 2015, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (GMT)

Suggested donation of £5 to cover teas and cake

Space on Mystic Moon is limited, so early booking is advisable. 

Please be aware that there are no loo facilitiies on board. 

Sue would like to thank Ian Marks, founder of the Aim Foundation for ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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



Stratford-upon-Avon Death Cafe

With Glynis Fletcher

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

Nov. 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 ...