Posted by BernieFolan

Galway Death Cafe

Hosted by Bernie Folan


Aug. 22, 2023

Start time:

7:00 p.m. (IST)

End time:

8:45 p.m. (IST)


The Secret Garden

4 William Street


H91 AEW4



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About this Death Cafe

Join us for a conversation on death and dying in a relaxed and friendly setting, over a tea or coffee while eating cake. 

This is a chance to talk together informally about something that affects us all in an open, respectful and confidential space. We meet simply as people who are going to die. The objective is to allow a safe environment for people to explore issues surrounding death without an agenda, judgment, or criticism.

Email if you wish to join us.


The aim of the Death Cafe movement is to increase awareness of death in order to help people make the most of their finite lives. Everyone is welcome. 

Death Cafes are not for profit and have no agenda, objectives, advertising or themes - the conversations that happen are entirely dependent on the people who turn up.

They are not grief support or counselling sessions.


The Secret Garden offer the space for free. Please help support them by buying refreshments.

About Bernie Folan

Bernie Folan works in the field of scholarly publishing. She has participated in many Death Cafés over the years, as both facilitator and attendee. She has experienced the enrichment and transformative power that sharing a safe space to talk about death can bring. Believing passionately that open minds and hearts grow compassion and peace, she is keen to enable Death Cafés to happen in Galway whenever possible.

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