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 12351 Death Cafes.

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To date we've held 12351 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 78 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


With Heather Beachler NCC, CT, LPC

April 26, 2021, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (EST)

Free


Hi everyone, this Death Cafe is being held virtually through Zoom! Anyone 18+ is invited to attend and have a safe, open discussion on death.

There is no agenda and ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe - Toronto West Online EDT

Posted by lindafhochstetler@gmail.com on April 10, 2021, 12:45 p.m.


With Linda Hochstetler

May 10, 2021, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (ET)

Accepts donations


This will be our 20th Death Cafe in Toronto West. For the third time, and as a response to the physical distancing requirements for Covid, we will be meeting online ...



Death Cafe: Virtual - Space Coast Death Cafe EDT

Posted by Cindy MacMillan on April 10, 2021, 7:44 a.m.



With Cindy MacMillan and Deb Healey

April 15, 2021, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Eastern)

Free


**Please keep in mind this is not a grief support group or counseling session of any kind**

I am hosting a Death Café and my co-host will be Debra Healey ...



Death Cafe: Taos Virtual Death Cafe MDT

Posted by Wendy Shuey on April 9, 2021, 1:27 p.m.



With Wendy Shuey

May 2, 2021, 2.00 p.m. - 3.15 p.m. (Mountain Time)

Accepts donations


Please join us for a free virtual TAOS DEATH CAFE

Death Cafe discussions provide a space for contemplation, insight and connection. There is no agenda, no goal, no advertising, all ...



Death Cafe: A Zen Death Cafe Online CDT

Posted by Denise Leong on April 9, 2021, 4:29 a.m.



With Denise Leong

May 24, 2021, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 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: A Zen Death Cafe Online CDT

Posted by Denise Leong on April 9, 2021, 4:24 a.m.



With Denise Leong

May 10, 2021, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 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: Death Cafe at Walkerville

Posted by rhonda.smedley@outlook.com on April 9, 2021, 12:29 a.m.



With Rhonda Smedley

April 30, 2021, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (Central Standard Time)

Accepts donations


In a changing world where community members are becoming more and more disconnected, meeting and chatting over coffee and food helps to open those conversations that are important to have ...



Death Cafe: Faversham OUTDOOR Death Cafe

Posted by ferncounselling on April 8, 2021, 2:44 p.m.



With Louise Allen and Roz Macklin

May 2, 2021, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 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: Animal Online Death Cafe CEST

Posted by Maria_Guerrero on April 8, 2021, 2:14 p.m.



With Noelia (Dando Vida a la Muerte) y yo (María Guerrero)

April 16, 2021, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Madrid)

Free


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Death Cafe: Thamesford Virtual Death Cafe EDT

Posted by Chcannon on April 8, 2021, 12:01 p.m.



With Westminster United Church

April 25, 2021, 1.00 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (Eastern standard)

Free


We love talking about death! We believe these conversations are healthy and enjoyable and allow us a greater acceptance of our own mortality. Past Death Cafes have included laughter, sometimes ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Ipswich

Posted by Paul on April 8, 2021, 6:43 a.m.



With Paul

May 22, 2021, 11.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (Utc)

Free


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Death Cafe: Death Cafe The Hague--Online CEST

Posted by Kathleen on April 8, 2021, 4:18 a.m.



With Kathleen Sheridan

April 29, 2021, 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (Central European Summer Time)

Free



Death Cafe: (VIRTUAL) Death Cafe MEBANE Eastern Time

Posted by Sara Williams on April 7, 2021, 7:32 p.m.


With Sara Williams

April 21, 2021, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Free


** SPECIAL NOTE:  Death Cafe MEBANE will be held using the ZOOM platform until further notice.  This means we will be meeting virtually, and not face-to-face.  Please email me directly as ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe: (online EDT)Our Seat at the Crossroads

Posted by Nicole Tucker on April 7, 2021, 5:42 p.m.



With Nicole Tucker

May 16, 2021, 4.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (Eastern)

Free


This event will be a safe space to discuss and explore what it means to us to have a death-positive outlook in life.

 

This event will be held via Zoom ...



Death Cafe: ONLINE Albuquerque Death Cafe MDT

Posted by Gail Rubin, CT on April 7, 2021, 5 p.m.



With Gail Rubin, CT, The Doyenne of Death®

April 18, 2021, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Mountain Time)

Accepts donations


To ensure security for this Death Cafe, please contact the organizer to request a Zoom link for this event. You will receive a link shortly after contacting the host. To ...