Death Cafe & Covid-19

Never has there been such a need to talk about death and dying.

Never has there been such a need to talk about death and dying, and we are not able to meet each other face-to-face to do this, with as yet, no specified end.

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Welcome to Death Cafe

A Death Cafe is an event where people drink tea, eat cake and discuss death.

At a Death Cafe people drink tea, eat cake and discuss death. Our aim is to increase awareness of death to help people make the most of their (finite) lives.

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Talking about death

A Death Cafe is an agenda free discussion about death. So far we've held 11147 Death Cafes.

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To date we've held 11147 Death Cafes. These never involve agendas, advertising or set conclusions. Interesting conversations are guaranteed!

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Host a Death Cafe

People who adopt the model set out in our guide are welcome to set up their own Death Cafes. So far we've held Death Cafes in 73 countries.

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Support Death Cafe

Running Death Cafe is great fun but does take a lot of time. If you value this work please support us on Patreon.

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Recent posts

Death Cafe: A Zen Death Cafe Online CST

Posted by Denise Leong on July 12, 2020, 1:49 a.m.



With Denise Leong

July 20, 2020, 6.30 p.m. - 7.45 p.m. (Central)

Free


Welcome to this Death Café where we will share our experiences, thoughts, and feelings about death in a safe, supportive environment. All are welcome - especially those who practice in the ...



Death Cafe: VIRTUAL Death Cafe Palm Springs PST

Posted by ThomPSCA on July 11, 2020, 10 p.m.



With Thom Bettinger & Bob Jaworski

Aug. 6, 2020, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free


This Death Cafe is sponsored by Planning Ahead for LGBTQ Seniors (PALS), and is geared primarily to members of the LGBTQ community and their allies. 



Death Cafe: North Tyneside online Death Cafe BST

Posted by North Tyneside Virtual Death Cafe on July 11, 2020, 4:39 p.m.


With Helen Latham

July 18, 2020, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (BST)

Free


We both believe that it is important to live life to the full, but also to face the reality of our mortality. By having this important conversation, we can then ...



Death Cafe: Faversham OUTDOOR Death Cafe

Posted by ferncounselling on July 11, 2020, 4:30 a.m.



With Louise Allen and Roz Macklin

Aug. 9, 2020, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free


The fact that one day we are all going to die is one of the few things we can be certain of in life, and yet it's something that ...



Death Cafe: Faversham Online Death Cafe BST

Posted by ferncounselling on July 11, 2020, 4:27 a.m.



With Louise Allen and Roz Macklin

Aug. 13, 2020, 7.45 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (GMT)

Free


The fact that one day we are all going to die is one of the few things we can be certain of in life, and yet it's something that ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe India (Virtual) IST

Posted by Srijani on July 10, 2020, 11:23 a.m.



With Srijani and Sinjini

July 25, 2020, 5.30 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (IST)

Free


This Death Cafe is being organised solely to create a safe space to people who desire to discuss their finite lives. The two of us are located in different countries ...



Death Cafe: A Real-Life Death Cafe! Wyoming

Posted by Liz Lightner on July 10, 2020, 10:56 a.m.


With Liz, Ariel, and Jill

July 30, 2020, 5.30 p.m. - 6.30 p.m. (MST)

Free


This is a BYOB.. and a mask.. event.

Limited to 12 people or couples.

Seating around periphery of room, in a chair, on the floor, or bring a crazy creek ...



Death Cafe: VI Death Cafe online desde Euskadi CET

Posted by Mandalara taldea(Amaia) on July 10, 2020, 6:34 a.m.



With Amaia Gozategi

July 16, 2020, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (SPAIN)

Free


Death Cafe: hablemos de la muerte



Death Cafe: (Online PST) Death Cafe in the Time of Plague

Posted by Gerry Grossman on July 9, 2020, 5:18 p.m.



With Gerry Grossman

July 29, 2020, 7.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (PST - California)

Free


I am facilitating this Virtual Death Cafe on the last Wednesday of each month for people to have a place to talk about and process death in light of current ...



Death Cafe: Littleton Online Death Cafe Mountain Time

Posted by Vanessa Johnston on July 9, 2020, 1:58 p.m.



With Denver EOL Doula, LLC

July 19, 2020, 3.30 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (mountain)

Accepts donations


This Littleton Death Cafe grew out of the enormous popularity of the Denver Death Cafe downtown. There seems to be a growing need for those in the metro area to ...



Death Cafe: Life & Death Cafe - Online EST

Posted by Nathalie Bonafé on July 9, 2020, 12:46 p.m.



With Nathalie Bonafe

Dec. 29, 2020, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (EST)

Free


Join us on a zoom meeting as we meet to discuss the meaning of life and mortality, comfortably and openly.  This is a safe, respectful space where you can share ...



Death Cafe: Life & Death Cafe - Online EST

Posted by Nathalie Bonafé on July 9, 2020, 12:44 p.m.



With Nathalie Bonafe

Nov. 24, 2020, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (EST)

Free


Join us on a zoom meeting as we meet to discuss the meaning of life and mortality, comfortably and openly.  This is a safe, respectful space where you can share ...



Death Cafe: Life & Death Cafe - Online EST

Posted by Nathalie Bonafé on July 9, 2020, 12:27 p.m.



With Nathalie Bonafe

Oct. 27, 2020, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (EST)

Free


Join us on a zoom meeting as we meet to discuss the meaning of life and mortality, comfortably and openly.  This is a safe, respectful space where you can share ...



Death Cafe: Life & Death Cafe - Online EST

Posted by Nathalie Bonafé on July 9, 2020, 12:25 p.m.



With Nathalie Bonafe

Sept. 29, 2020, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (EST)

Free


Join us on a zoom meeting as we meet to discuss the meaning of life and mortality, comfortably and openly.  This is a safe, respectful space where you can share ...



Death Cafe: Life & Death Cafe - Online EST

Posted by Nathalie Bonafé on July 9, 2020, 12:22 p.m.



With Nathalie Bonafe

Aug. 25, 2020, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (EST)

Free


Join us on a zoom meeting as we meet to discuss the meaning of life and mortality, comfortably and openly.  This is a safe, respectful space where you can share ...