Posted by Robert Potsus

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Jan. 13, 2019

Start time:

2:00 p.m. (EST)

End time:

4:00 p.m. (EST)


Southbury Public Library

100 Poverty Rd

Southbury, CT



United States


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About this Death Cafe

Is death something so terrible and absurd that we are better off not thinking or talking about it? Is death such an undesirable part of our existence that we are better off acting as if it were not real? Is death such an absolute end of all our thoughts and actions that we simply cannot face it? Or is it possible to befriend our dying gradually and live open to it, trusting that we have nothing to fear? Is it possible to prepare for our death with the same attentiveness that our parents had in preparing for our birth? Can we wait for our death as for a friend who wants to welcome us home?

“Our Greatest Gift, A Meditation on Dying and Caring”

Henri J. M. Nouwen


This time we will be meeting in the smaller Brown Room, therefore; RSVP's would be very much appreciated.

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