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 8694 Death Cafes.

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To date we've held 8694 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 65 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: The Lewisham Death Cafe

Posted by LewishamDeathCafe on June 10, 2019, 9:55 a.m.



With Francis

July 13, 2019, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free


PLEASE NOTE

The Lewsham Death Cafe in July 2019 will be held on the SECOND SATURDAY, JULY 13th

There are several 'Costas' in the neighbourhood:  Ours is opposite PEACOCKS, the ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Kingston

Posted by Death Cafe Kingston on June 10, 2019, 3:50 a.m.



With Sharon and Ann

July 4, 2019, 5.30 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Uk)

Accepts donations


Having co-facilitated Death Cafe Hampstead for a konger period I thought it was time Death Cafe came to Kingston!

There is a need and desire by some for a safe ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe of Northeast Florida

Posted by Nfrazier4 on June 9, 2019, 4:35 p.m.



With The Sacred Servant

July 3, 2019, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (United States)

Accepts donations


What you can expect at Death Cafe' of Northeast Florida:

1. We gather with open hearts, open minds, and respect for all with no specific agenda at 6:30 p ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe in Reno

Posted by Death Cafe Reno on June 9, 2019, 3:25 p.m.



With Rhaine Della Bosca

June 25, 2019, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (Pacific Daylight Time)

Accepts donations


Please join us for our June Death Café Reno at Huffaker Hills Trailhead (also known as Rattlesnake Mountain), Alexander Lake Rd, Reno, NV 89521. We’ll start at 5:00 ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Goiânia

Posted by DEATH CAFE GOIÂNIA on June 9, 2019, 2:35 p.m.



With Jacqueline Andrade Amaral & Wagna Teixeira Barbosa

June 17, 2019, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Brasília)

Accepts donations



Death Cafe: St Luke's Death Cafe Sheffield

Posted by pennymerrett on June 9, 2019, 8:52 a.m.



With Penny Merrett

July 17, 2019, 6.00 a.m. - 7.30 p.m. (BST)

Free



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Guilderland NY

Posted by DeathCafeAlbany on June 8, 2019, 9:56 p.m.



With Kate and Carla

July 10, 2019, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (EST)

Accepts donations


We meet in small groups of 4 or so  then everyone has their say and does not need to "wait their turn"  to share. We find it works best for ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Everett, WA

Posted by bryanl on June 8, 2019, 10:08 a.m.



With Vicki Tracy

June 27, 2019, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (pacific)

Free



Death Cafe: Death Cafe in Auburn

Posted by Mariam Ardati on June 8, 2019, 6:33 a.m.



With Mariam Ardati

July 6, 2019, 4.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (GMT+10)

Accepts donations


Talking about end-of-life matters can be one of the most enriching and fascinating conversations you'll ever have. Death Café comes to Morning Owl to provide a safe space where ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Nelson

Posted by BarbaraGreene on June 7, 2019, 4:18 p.m.


With Kristine Rose and Barbara Greene

June 29, 2019, 1.30 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (New Zealand)

Accepts donations



Death Cafe: Monmouth County Death Cafe

Posted by Beth Almerini on June 7, 2019, 2:07 p.m.



With Elisabeth Almerini, RN, BSN, CHPN, CEOLD

June 25, 2019, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time)

Accepts donations


Talking about it won't kill you!! At Death Cafe, we talk and listen, we laugh and cry and learn something new every time. Plus, there's cake!



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Winnipeg

Posted by GlennMorison on June 7, 2019, 11:28 a.m.


With Glenn Morison on behalf of the Winnipeg Monthly Quaker Meeting

June 17, 2019, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Central)

Free


Event is for the Winnipeg Monthly Quaker Meeting and their invited guests.



Death Cafe: Death Cafe_Ekaterinburg

Posted by deathcafe_ekb on June 7, 2019, 2:48 a.m.



With Iliya Petrikin, Jana Makakenko

June 16, 2019, 6.00 p.m. - 7.45 p.m. (Ekaterinburg)

Accepts donations



Death Cafe: Manitoulin West Death Cafe

Posted by dcswgb2019 on June 6, 2019, 9:11 p.m.


With Janice Frame

July 3, 2019, 2.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (eastern)

Free


Thanks to Wvelma for providing space and treats!



Death Cafe: Manitoulin West Death Cafe

Posted by dcswgb2019 on June 6, 2019, 9:07 p.m.


With Janice Frame

June 26, 2019, 7.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (eastern)

Free


Thanks to Almaz for providing space and treats!