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 13633 Death Cafes.

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To date we've held 13633 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 MEBANE (VIRTUAL) EST

Posted by Sara Williams on Jan. 27, 2022, 10:08 a.m.



With Sara Williams

Feb. 23, 2022, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Eastern)

Accepts donations


Sara’s professional career spans a trajectory in international health and, more recently, breast cancer research until her retirement from UNC in July 2016.  She was told in high school ...



Death Cafe: Virtual Death Cafe ~ PST

Posted by Rita4Life on Jan. 27, 2022, 12:16 a.m.



With Rita Peixoto

Feb. 2, 2022, 10.00 a.m. - 11.30 a.m. (Pacific)

Accepts donations


Join us from the comfort of your home as we have a casual, safe conversation about death and dying, the number one fear.  We would like to ease out fear ...



Death Cafe: Taos Virtual Death Cafe

Posted by Wendy Shuey on Jan. 26, 2022, 4:20 p.m.



With Wendy Shuey

Feb. 13, 2022, 12.00 p.m. - 1.15 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: Student Death Cafe

Posted by tuulia.torppa on Jan. 26, 2022, 10:46 a.m.


With Newcastle University Palliative Care Society

Feb. 16, 2022, 7.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free



Death Cafe: Online Chilliwack Death Cafe PST

Posted by Chilliwack Death Cafe on Jan. 26, 2022, 10:26 a.m.



With Peter Bohme

Feb. 16, 2022, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time (PST))

Accepts donations


 Find us on Facebook "Chilliwack Death Cafe".

https://www.facebook.com/ChilliwackDeathCafe

I decided to run a local Death Cafe because I wanted to spread the word about the wisdom ...




With Netzwerk Trauerkultur

Feb. 24, 2022, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (CET)

Accepts donations


Wir laden Sie herzlich ein: zum Death Café #26.

Aus Vorsicht und Rücksicht in diesen Corona-Zeiten treffen wir uns erneut online im Zoom-Konferenzraum.

Anmeldung:
Sie schreiben uns bis zum ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe in Nekrasovka

Posted by Galina on Jan. 26, 2022, 6:46 a.m.



With Galina & Irina

Feb. 9, 2022, 7.00 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (Moscow)

Free



Death Cafe: 'Death Cafe' OLDENBURG

Posted by Death Café Oldenburg on Jan. 26, 2022, 5:15 a.m.



With Stiftung Hospizdienst Oldenburg in Kooperation mit Staatstheater Oldenburg/Sparte 7

Feb. 20, 2022, 2.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (Central European Time)

Accepts donations


Relax, I'm just here for the cake!

Memento Mori – bedenke, dass Du stirbst

6 Jahre Death Café Oldenburg !

Wir Menschen sind durch unsere Sterblichkeit miteinander verbunden. Das Leben hingegen ...



Death Cafe: Life and Death Cafe (Online)

Posted by Tracey Vickery on Jan. 26, 2022, 4:33 a.m.


With Sue Rabbich and Tracey Vickery

Feb. 16, 2022, 10.30 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (Greenwich Mean Time)

Accepts donations


From both Sue and Traceys perspective, accepting ones own mortality helps us to live our lives fully and authentically.

 

'When the time comes and your own life flashes before you ...



Death Cafe: Tyumen Death Cafe

Posted by Dasha Novikova on Jan. 26, 2022, 4:26 a.m.



With Даша Новикова, Влада Нерадовская

Jan. 30, 2022, 4.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. ((GMT+5))

Accepts donations



Death Cafe: Bo'ness Death Cafe (online) GMT

Posted by SianStorey on Jan. 26, 2022, 1:49 a.m.



With Sian Storey

Feb. 24, 2022, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free


There are few opportunities to talk openly about death but many of us want to do just that.
 
Doing so may help us to get things organised and give us ...


Death Cafe: Death Cafe Queen's Wood

Posted by Rosalie on Jan. 25, 2022, 1:22 p.m.



With Rosalie Kuyvenhoven

March 20, 2022, 11.00 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. (GMT)

Accepts donations


A walk in the woods, and meaningful conversations. What's not to like?

Join us Sunday 20th March for a Death Café in Queen’s Wood, an ancient woodland area ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe North London on Zoom GMT

Posted by Rosalie on Jan. 25, 2022, 1:21 p.m.



With Rosalie Kuyvenhoven

April 25, 2022, 8.00 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (GMT)

Accepts donations


Join us Monday 25th April 2022 on Zoom for an evening filled with life-affirming conversations about death and our mortality. 

 

Death Cafe is a safe space to listen, talk and ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe North London on Zoom GMT

Posted by Rosalie on Jan. 25, 2022, 1:20 p.m.



With Rosalie Kuyvenhoven

Feb. 28, 2022, 8.00 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. (GMT)

Accepts donations


Join us Monday 28th February 2022 on Zoom for an evening filled with life-affirming conversations about death and our mortality. 

 

Death Cafe is a safe space to listen, talk and ...



Death Cafe: ONLINE Albuquerque Death Cafe MST

Posted by Gail Rubin, CT on Jan. 24, 2022, 3:34 p.m.



With Gail Rubin, CT, The Doyenne of Death®

Feb. 20, 2022, 3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (Mountain Time)

Accepts donations


To ensure security for this Death Cafe, please register at this Meetup page to receive a Zoom link for this event: https://www.meetup.com/Death-Cafe-Albuquerque/events/283469517/. To make ...