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 12166 Death Cafes.

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To date we've held 12166 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 76 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 Tunbridge Wells Online GMT

Posted by carmeldunmall on March 3, 2021, 4:47 a.m.



With Carmel

March 24, 2021, 7.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Greenwich Mean Time)

Accepts donations


The Death Cafe gives us a chance to explore our feelings around death and dying. By sharing our stories, we can look at what death and dying mean to us ...



Death Cafe: Online Death Cafe PST

Posted by Nuloci on March 2, 2021, 7:29 p.m.



With Monk Blaire

March 13, 2021, 1.30 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time)

Free



Death Cafe: Virtual - Space Coast Death Cafe EST

Posted by Cindy MacMillan on March 2, 2021, 6:35 p.m.



With Cindy MacMillan

March 18, 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: Virtual Death Cafe Napa PST

Posted by omaigrace on March 2, 2021, 3 p.m.



With OmaiGrace/NVUU

March 18, 2021, 4.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (PST)

Accepts donations


March 2021’s Death Café Napa will be the 5th Virtual Death Café hosted by Omaigrace. Past (and hopefully future post-pandemic) Death Café Napa were held at the Napa Valley ...



Death Cafe: Lumina Online Death Cafe PST

Posted by naomihirsch on March 2, 2021, 12:50 p.m.



With Lumina Hospice

March 18, 2021, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. ((GMT-7:00) Pacific Time (US and Canada))

Accepts donations


Hosted by Lumina Hospice and Palliative Care in Corvallis, OR - We are excited to have this monthly discussion group and will provide a safe and supportive environment. All welcome!



Death Cafe: Thurston County Death Cafe

Posted by PaulTurner on March 2, 2021, 11:22 a.m.


With Paul Turner

March 25, 2021, 5.30 p.m. - 6.30 p.m. (Pacific)

Free


Death Cafe will be hosted at Mills and Mills Funeral Home in Tumwater WA. There will be no agenda, promotions of services, or specific intention to the group other than ...



Death Cafe: Boynton Beach Death Cafe Zoom EST

Posted by ColleenHarrisBoyntonBeach on March 2, 2021, 10:55 a.m.



With Colleen Harris

March 27, 2021, 4.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (Eastern US)

Free


Talking about my mortality has not made me morbid nor depressed. Quite the opposite! Talking about it and listening to fellow mortals talk about it has deepened my living experience ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe At Home on Zoom BST

Posted by Josefine Speyer on March 2, 2021, 9:05 a.m.



With Josefine Speyer

April 5, 2021, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (BST)

Accepts donations


Death Cafe At Home meets on the first Monday of the month via Zoom. 

For 10 participants, advance booking only. 

The log in link will be sent to you on ...



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

Posted by SianStorey on March 2, 2021, 4:05 a.m.



With Sian Storey

March 18, 2021, 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: Kaaawa Death Cafe

Posted by KaaawaGuy on March 1, 2021, 8:14 p.m.


With Guy Michael

March 18, 2021, 5.30 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (HST)

Accepts donations



Death Cafe: The HeartWay"s Online Death Cafe PDT

Posted by theheartway on March 1, 2021, 7:09 p.m.



With The HeartWay with Dr. Andrea Deerheart

March 31, 2021, 7.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (Pacific)

Accepts donations


Pour yourself a cup of tea and join us on Facebook or YouTube for an evening together. Death Café is a place with a relaxed, open, and safe atmosphere where ...



With Parker Memorial Library - Dracut, MA

April 27, 2021, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time)

Free


Virtual Death Cafe - April 27th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Join other adults, 18 and older, for Dracut's second virtual Death Cafe - an eveniing of open, lively, and ...



Death Cafe: St Croix USVI Death Cafe Online AST

Posted by nmcguire on March 1, 2021, 7:59 a.m.



With Neda McGuire

March 24, 2021, 4.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (Atlantic standard time)

Free


Mortality and death seem to be on our minds at this time.  Come share and gather around our online community with your cup of tea or coffee as we explore ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Wien - Online CET

Posted by Alexandra Kleinheinz on March 1, 2021, 3:43 a.m.



With Alexandra Kleinheinz

April 9, 2021, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (Central European Time)

Accepts donations


Das Death Cafe Wien findet in regelmäßigen Abständen, in Wien und Umgebung statt. Der Austausch ist von mir moderiert und die Atmosphäre ist geprägt von Freundlichkeit ...



Death Cafe: Take Time to Talk Death Cafe Bowral

Posted by End of Life Angels on Feb. 28, 2021, 8:40 p.m.



With Patsy Bingham

Nov. 26, 2021, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (AESTD)

Accepts donations


It really is time to talk - lets break down those taboos together and help make it a little easier to have those tricky conversations that really do make all the ...