Death Cafe profile for chriscross


Death Cafe write up: Reston Death Cafe

Posted by chriscross on Nov. 19, 2018, 7:36 p.m.

The back room of the Dennis County Cafe was the location of the first ever death cafe in Reston Manitoba.  This is a small prairie town and like our other cafes most people who attend know each other.  This is just the way it is in small places and in some ways it makes it very comfortable and just like a trip to the coffee shop...except this time we talk about death.  We had good small group discussions and followed up with larger group discussions and sharing.  We enjoyed and appreciated the hospitality from the folks at Dennis County and the Skor cake literally was "to die ...



Death Cafe: Elkhorn Death Cafe

Posted by chriscross on Oct. 25, 2018, 3:39 p.m.



With Christine Cross and Cathy Coulter

Nov. 22, 2018, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Central)

Free

The objective of the Elkhorn Death Cafe is to provide a safe space for people to discuss death freely without any expectations.  This is not a grief support or bereavement ...



Death Cafe: Reston Death Cafe

Posted by chriscross on Oct. 25, 2018, 3:29 p.m.



With Christine Cross and Cathy Coulter

Nov. 15, 2018, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Central)

Free

The objective of the Reston Death Cafe is to provide a safe space for people to discuss death freely without any expectations.  This is not a grief support or bereavement ...



Death Cafe: Virden Death Cafe

Posted by chriscross on Oct. 24, 2018, 4:22 p.m.



With Christine Cross and Cathy Coulter

Dec. 6, 2018, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Central)

Free

The objective of the Virden Death Cafe is to provide a safe space for people to discuss death freely without any expectations.  This is not a grief support or bereavement ...



Death Cafe write up: Virden Death Cafe

Posted by chriscross on Oct. 15, 2018, 6:46 p.m.

We had an evening of firsts!  First time hosting and the first time such an event has happened in our small prairie town.  We had a lovely Death Cafe with 20 participants.  The Gopher Creek Coffee Company supplied the space, beverages and cake.  The venue was excellent and just the right size for this group although others were interested space was limited.  The evening was described as "relaxing",  "fulfilling" , and "interesting".  Everyone in attendance left saying that they want to come to another death cafe again!  The small groups of 4 touched on many topics but the large group discussion used to wrap up the session was particularly ...



Death Cafe: Virden Death Cafe

Posted by chriscross on Sept. 10, 2018, 10:11 a.m.



With Christine Cross and Cathy Coulter

Oct. 4, 2018, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (Central)

Free

The objective of the Virden Death Cafe is to provide a safe space for people to discuss death freely without any expectations.  This is not a grief support or bereavement ...