Islington Dying Matters Festival: Death Cafe

Event Details

Date:
26 May 2017
Event Region:
London
Contact Name: Debbie Young, Senior Partner
Phone number:
07961 915656
Organisation:
Address:
Almeida Café Bar, Almeida St,
London
N1 1TA

At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. It is simply an opportunity to talk about death in a safe and comfortable environment with no agenda, objectives or themes. We keep our groups small so it is easy to share stories, thoughts or worries or simply just listen.
Maureen, who previously attended one of our Death Cafés says: "It was a great opportunity to talk about a subject that preoccupies us all. Give it a go; you might be pleasantly surprised!"
You can read about one of our previous Death Cafes here:
http://gtislington.com/uncategorized/death-cafe-mortality-and-biscuits
 
For more information and to book a place: Places are limited so if you would like to attend or find out more, send an email to: deathcafe@gentledusk.org.uk
This event is part of the Islington Dying Matters Festival: Lifting the Taboo and Developing Dialogue around Death, Dying and Bereavement.  A series of events are taking place across Islington, giving people numerous opportunities to think about, reflect upon and re-engage with us on the subject.  Visit www.gentledusk.org.uk/events.html for more information.
 

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