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Downtown Bend: Death Café

February 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

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One event on March 28, 2023 at 6:00 pm

Eat tasty treats, drink tea and discuss death. Free of agenda or ideology, the aim is to increase awareness of death to help people make the most of their (finite) lives. Facilitated by End of Life Doula, Cheryl Adcox. Ages 16+

Death Cafés are a growing international movement of people gathering together in a relaxed and safe setting to eat tasty treats, drink tea, and discuss death.  Free of agenda or ideology, the aim is to increase awareness of death to help people make the most of their (finite) lives. Not a grief support group, it is no more and no less than a friendly group discussing death.  Learn more at https://deathcafe.com/what/.

Cheryl Adcox has been a Registered Nurse since 2003 with a background in Oncology and Hospice care. She received her certification as an End of Life Doula through Quality of Life Care in 2019. She is a graduate of the two year Anamcara Program offered through Sacred Art of Living in Bend, OR and is also a certified facilitator of the Institute of Noetic Science’s Conscious Aging Workshops. Furthering her work in the community, Cheryl has offered Death Café’s in Bend since October 2018 and also facilitates Living Funeral Ceremonies. Cheryl is committed to quality end of life care and offers compassionate, nonjudgmental support, calming presence, education and advocacy. Visit her website at: https://deathdoulahandinhand.com/.

Details

Date:
February 28
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Website:
https://www.deschuteslibrary.org/calendar/event/63100

Organizer

Deschutes Public Library
Phone:
(541) 312-1020
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Venue

Downtown Bend Public Library
601 NW Wall St
Bend, 97703
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Phone:
541-617-7050
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