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 14513 Death Cafes.

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To date we've held 14513 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 81 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: Death Cafe Virtual México Latinoamérica

Posted by vier20 on Aug. 4, 2022, 7:33 p.m.



With Psicólogo Fermín Valle

Sept. 23, 2022, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (GMT-5)

Free


Un espacio para compartir experiencias sobre la muerte y la vida, con libertad, confianza y respeto. Hablar sobre la muerte enriquece y valora la vida, este eterno presente que habitamos ...



Death Cafe write up: Online Death Cafe Tunbridge Wells BST

Posted by carmeldunmall on Aug. 4, 2022, 3:32 p.m.

14 of us joined in a discssion on the silence around talking about death. It was a varied conversation tonight, very tender in parts.

Thank you to all who attended.



Death Cafe: Virtual Death Cafe EST

Posted by DU4UUCA on Aug. 3, 2022, 4:55 p.m.



With Lay Pastoral Care Associates, UUCA

Dec. 11, 2022, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time (U.S.))

Free


Please bring your own tea and cake, and be ready to welcome silence, tears, and laughter as part of our experience together. 



Death Cafe: Virtual Death Cafe EST

Posted by DU4UUCA on Aug. 3, 2022, 4:54 p.m.



With Lay Pastoral Care Associates, UUCA

Nov. 13, 2022, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time (U.S.))

Free


Please bring your own tea and cake, and be ready to welcome silence, tears, and laughter as part of our experience together. 



Death Cafe: Virtual Death Cafe EDT

Posted by DU4UUCA on Aug. 3, 2022, 4:49 p.m.



With Lay Pastoral Care Associates, UUCA

Oct. 9, 2022, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time (U.S.))

Free


Please bring your own tea and cake, and be ready to welcome silence, tears, and laughter as part of our experience together. 



Death Cafe: Virtual Death Cafe EDT

Posted by DU4UUCA on Aug. 3, 2022, 4:47 p.m.



With Lay Pastoral Care Associates, UUCA

Sept. 11, 2022, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time (U.S.))

Free


Please bring your own tea and cake, and be ready to welcome silence, tears, and laughter as part of our experience together. 



Death Cafe: Virtual Death Cafe EDT

Posted by DU4UUCA on Aug. 3, 2022, 4:39 p.m.



With Lay Pastoral Care Associates, UUCA

Aug. 14, 2022, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time (U.S.))

Accepts donations


Please bring your own tea and cake, and be ready to welcome silence, tears, and laughter as part of our experience together. 



Death Cafe: Online Death Cafe, Albany, CA PDT

Posted by merav on Aug. 3, 2022, 4:18 p.m.



With Lori Goldwyn & Jim Kirkpatrick

Aug. 28, 2022, 4.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (Pacific Daylight Time)

Accepts donations


We look forward to old friends and meeting new people. We may use breakout rooms to reduce size of groups. To attend Registration is Required COPY AND PASTE LINK to ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe on Broadway (Monticello)

Posted by Katefuturedoula on Aug. 3, 2022, 3:13 p.m.


With Kate Raatz

Aug. 12, 2022, 7.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Central USA)

Accepts donations


Body Rhythms Wellness is our host, there is plenty of parking in the back, and please come in the back door.  You will be invited to take off your shoes ...



Death Cafe: Indianapolis Death Cafe

Posted by lhacker1@marian.edu on Aug. 3, 2022, 1:24 p.m.


With Lorie Hacker

Sept. 6, 2022, 3.30 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (EST)

Free



Death Cafe: Orange County Online Death Cafe PDT

Posted by Orange County Death Cafe on Aug. 3, 2022, 9:57 a.m.



With Linda Barnard & Mits Tomita

Sept. 6, 2022, 4.30 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Accepts donations


Held on the 1st Tuesday of each month from 4:30 to 6:00 PM.  Please log on to zoom a bit early so we can start on time.

Please ...



Death Cafe: Seasons Online Death Cafe CDT with Cori and Kate

Posted by Kate@KateCavett.com on Aug. 2, 2022, 8:09 p.m.



With Kate Cavett & Cori Levin

Sept. 6, 2022, 7.00 p.m. - 8.15 p.m. (Central Daylight Standard )

Free


We’ll discuss how death is showing up in each of our lives,Our cafe is not a place for coaching or advice but simply to listen and share. Cori ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe - Seattle - North King County ONLINE

Posted by Loren Peters on Aug. 2, 2022, 10:48 a.m.



With Loren Peters

Aug. 29, 2022, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (PST)

Accepts donations


All are welcome.  Please join and add your voice to our ongoing conversation about dying, death and life.



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Santa Barbara

Posted by lholzman on Aug. 1, 2022, 4 p.m.



With Lynn Holzman

Aug. 17, 2022, 3.30 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (PST)

Accepts donations


 
Hello Friends! We get to meet one last time at the Adobe. Future dates and location to be determined.
 
You're invited:
Death Cafe Santa Barbara in conjunction with The ...


Death Cafe: Schaumburg Death Cafe

Posted by Matt Binder on Aug. 1, 2022, 10:10 a.m.


With Matt Binder

Oct. 2, 2022, 1.30 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (Central)

Free


All are welcome! We will hold this event at our Central Library in Schaumburg at 130 S. Roselle Rd. Schaumburg, IL 60193 at 1:30pm in the Workshop.

The Workshop ...