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 9441 Death Cafes.

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To date we've held 9441 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 66 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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Death Cafe: Death Cafe St Albans

Posted by amanda@coochie-hart.com on Oct. 16, 2019, 5:01 a.m.



With Amanda Blainey

Oct. 23, 2019, 7.00 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (GMT)

Accepts donations


Please book your place on
 
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/death-cafe-st-albans-tickets-72512674361

As part of a global movement our Death Cafe is a chance for people in the communtity to ...



Death Cafe: Helsinki Death Cafe

Posted by Tuomasyhteisö on Oct. 16, 2019, 4:54 a.m.



With Pirjo Kantala

Oct. 31, 2019, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (finland)

Accepts donations


Death Cafe is good idea to talk about death.

We have no sponsors.



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Whangarei no#9

Posted by Jo Moselen on Oct. 15, 2019, 10:17 p.m.


With Jo Moselen and Jo Samuel

Nov. 2, 2019, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (NZDST)

Free


This is the 9th death cafe that we have held and will continue to hold regular death cafes to promote conversations about death in our community.



Death Cafe: PDX Death Cafe at First Unitarian Church

Posted by Holly Pruett on Oct. 15, 2019, 8:23 p.m.



With PDX Death Cafe and First Unitarian Church

Nov. 24, 2019, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time)

Accepts donations


Death Cafe is a growing international movement of people who come together in a relaxed and safe setting to discuss death and drink tea.  Conversation about whatever is on your ...



Death Cafe: PDX Death Cafe at Hillsdale Library

Posted by Holly Pruett on Oct. 15, 2019, 7:49 p.m.



With PDX Death Cafe and Hillsdale Library

Nov. 17, 2019, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time)

Accepts donations


Death Cafe is a growing international movement of people who come together in a relaxed and safe setting to discuss death and drink tea.  Conversation about whatever is on your ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Spectrum

Posted by Morgan Yarborough on Oct. 15, 2019, 1:07 p.m.



With Morgan Yarborough

Nov. 7, 2019, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (PST)

Free


This Death Cafe is located in the side lounge of Spectrum in downtown Eugene. 

Come grab a seat on the couch or lounge chair, grab some coffee, and get to ...



Death Cafe: Fort Wayne Death Cafe

Posted by Daphne on Oct. 15, 2019, 12:20 p.m.


With Daphne A Derbyshire

Nov. 17, 2019, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Eastern Daylight)

Free



Death Cafe: Great Torrington Death Cafe

Posted by Nixie James-Scott on Oct. 15, 2019, 12:02 p.m.



With Death Matters in North Devon

Nov. 6, 2019, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

Accepts donations


This is the inaugural Great Torrington Death Cafe although I have run Death Cafes in North Devon before. Relaxed and safe atmosphere in the lovely Lions Coffee House with great ...



Death Cafe: Chocolate Death Cafe Dallas (Pot Luck)

Posted by caodantran on Oct. 15, 2019, 9:09 a.m.



With Caodan (K.O) Tran

Nov. 15, 2019, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (CST)

Free



Death Cafe: Crete NE Death Cafe

Posted by tessalea on Oct. 14, 2019, 9:15 p.m.



With Tessa Durham Brooks

Nov. 9, 2019, 9.30 a.m. - 11.00 a.m. (Central)

Free


A special informational session by Nurse Stacy Bowden called "How to be Prepared and Informed" will preceed the Death Cafe and will run from 9-9:30 am.  We will start ...



Death Cafe: Clarkston Death Cafe

Posted by Jade Klemos on Oct. 14, 2019, 7:23 p.m.



With Judith Klemos

Nov. 10, 2019, 12.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Free


 

I think it is about time we start talking about death out in the open. I believe life is so much richer when we embrace death as our constant companion. 

 


Death Cafe: Virtual Death Cafe

Posted by Richard Carlini on Oct. 14, 2019, 4:52 p.m.



With Transformy Myself Inc., A Unity Ministry

Oct. 26, 2019, 10.30 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Accepts donations


Transform Myself Inc., A unity Ministry is committed to providing a safe environment for humans to talk about death.  This is another one of those "crucial conversations" that we should ...



Death Cafe: Montreal Death Cafe - Bilingual/Bilingue

Posted by Marie-France on Oct. 14, 2019, 4:02 p.m.



With Marie-France

Nov. 7, 2019, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EDST)

Accepts donations


Un Death Café est une discussion de groupe sur le thème de la mort sans ordre du jour, sans but ni même de sous-thème prédétermin ...



Death Cafe: Amsterdam Death Cafe for English speakers

Posted by CareSpace on Oct. 14, 2019, 1:57 p.m.


With Annie Birken

Nov. 29, 2019, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (CET)

Accepts donations


At our Death Café you can talk openly with others about death with a cup of tea and some snacks.

Everyone who is interested in this topic is welcome to ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Decatur

Posted by Wavelou on Oct. 14, 2019, 12:15 p.m.



With Wava Lichtle

Oct. 26, 2019, 1.00 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (Eastern)

Free


The Death Cafe is an open discussion about death and dying.  This is not a grief support group.  There is no agenda, just a place to share, talk, and discuss ...