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 11977 Death Cafes.

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To date we've held 11977 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 75 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: Esperance Death Cafe West Australia ST

Posted by SueStarr on Jan. 16, 2021, 9:22 p.m.



With Sue Starr

Jan. 29, 2021, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (West Australian standard time)

Accepts donations


Esperance Death Cafe is an open and relaxed venue to discuss all aspects of death and dying. If you're happy to talk about the inevitable, we'd love to ...



Death Cafe: Virtual Death Cafe PST

Posted by Nuloci on Jan. 16, 2021, 12:50 p.m.



With Monk Blaire

Jan. 30, 2021, 1.30 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time)

Accepts donations



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Metro Detroit Online EST

Posted by liafarber on Jan. 16, 2021, 11:50 a.m.


With Lia Farber and Greg Mahr

Jan. 24, 2021, 1.00 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (Eastern)

Free


Death Cafe Metro Detroit meets on Zoom the 4th Sunday of every month. Contact: Deathcafemetrodetroit@gmail.com or send a message on our Facebook page for the Zoom invite.



Death Cafe: Faversham Online Death Cafe GMT

Posted by ferncounselling on Jan. 16, 2021, 8:39 a.m.



With Louise Allen and Roz Macklin

Feb. 7, 2021, 3.00 p.m. - 4.45 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: Death Cafe At Home on Zoom GMT

Posted by Josefine Speyer on Jan. 16, 2021, 7:06 a.m.



With Josefine Speyer

March 1, 2021, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

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: Ann Arbor Death Cafe Online EST

Posted by Merilynne Rush on Jan. 15, 2021, 3:15 p.m.



With Ann Arbor Death Cafe team

Feb. 20, 2021, 10.30 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. (EST)

Free


The Ann Arbor Death Cafe meets monthly and we usually have 25-35 participants with a good mix of newcomers and returers, young and old, all gender identities. The discussion is ...



Death Cafe: Sarinagara Death Cafe Online GMT

Posted by Bérénice on Jan. 15, 2021, 11:29 a.m.



With Bérénice

Feb. 6, 2021, 9.00 a.m. - 11.00 a.m. (GMT )

Free


Sarinagara Death Cafe

 

Tsuyu no yo wa tsuyu no yo nagara sari nagara

"This dewdrop world
Is but a dewdrop world
And yet—"

              (Kobayashi Issa, 1763-1828)

Death is the only ...



Death Cafe: Ethereal Death Cafe Online EST

Posted by thevisionandvoice on Jan. 15, 2021, 5:54 a.m.



With Esme Seraifiel

March 19, 2021, 7.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (est)

Free


Join Zoom Meeting
https://us04web.zoom.us/j/76327556564?pwd=ODRZdnF4eWFvV0xwZjhTTU9HT1pIUT09

Meeting ID: 763 2755 6564
Passcode: u60MEj



Death Cafe: Ethereal Death Cafe Online EST

Posted by thevisionandvoice on Jan. 15, 2021, 5:53 a.m.



With Esme Seraifiel

Feb. 19, 2021, 7.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (est)

Free


Join Zoom Meeting
https://us04web.zoom.us/j/76327556564?pwd=ODRZdnF4eWFvV0xwZjhTTU9HT1pIUT09

Meeting ID: 763 2755 6564
Passcode: u60MEj



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Taunton on Zoom GMT

Posted by Nicole Stanfield on Jan. 15, 2021, 4:46 a.m.



With Nicole Stanfield

Feb. 27, 2021, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (BST)

Accepts donations


Grab a hot drink and cake and join us on Zoom to chat about death from the comfort of your home! We'll be discussing death, life, and everything in-between ...


Death Cafe: Online Upminster Death Cafe GMT

Posted by MortuaryGem on Jan. 15, 2021, 1:14 a.m.



With Mortuary Gem

Feb. 9, 2021, 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free


Get in touch if you would like to join us on Zoom! I will send out an email a few days before and then the meeting details at least ten ...



Death Cafe: Virtual Death Cafe San Diego PST

Posted by anitabo412 on Jan. 15, 2021, 12:26 a.m.



With Anne Barber & Karen Van Dyke

Feb. 7, 2021, 2.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (Pacific Time)

Free


- Bring your cup of tea/coffee/beverage of choice and a slice of cake/pie/snack of choice in keeping with the Death Cafe tradition. 

- No charge to attend.

- Zoom ...



Death Cafe: Online Death Cafe PST San Diego with Mel and Frank

Posted by mitsuo on Jan. 14, 2021, 4:46 p.m.



With Melissa McClave and Frank Stefano

March 24, 2021, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (pst)

Accepts donations


Do you have an interest in the subject of dying and death? Are you looking for a safe place to share your thoughts, ask questions, and hear what other people ...



Death Cafe: Online Death Cafe PST San Diego Virtual with Frank and Mits

Posted by mitsuo on Jan. 14, 2021, 4:45 p.m.



With Frank Stefano and Mits Tomita

March 15, 2021, 12.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m. (pdt)

Accepts donations


Death Cafe's provide an agenda-free safe place to discuss death and dying and life and living.  Not a grief support group, it is no more and no less than ...



Death Cafe: Online Death Cafe PST San Diego with Frank and Mits

Posted by mitsuo on Jan. 14, 2021, 4:43 p.m.



With Frank Stefano and Mits Tomita

March 3, 2021, 4.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (pdt)

Accepts donations


Death Cafe's provide an agenda-free safe place to discuss death and dying and life and living.  Not a grief support group, it is no more and no less than ...