Date: Sunday 6th August

Event name: Dying to Know

Event details: 

Join us for an educational seminar entitled “Dying to Know”. 
Sunday 6th August 2017, Moonah Arts Centre
9.45am – 3.00pm
We have an amazing line up of dedicated and passionate speakers for you to hear from and you will have the opportunity to ask all questions you’ve always thought about.
* Jencie Harrington – Tierney Law
* Carolyn Singh – Integrity of Care
* Lynne Jarvis – Jumave Natural Death Care  
* Mea Souris – Peace Pods
.... and more!

Venue address: Moonah Arts Centre, 23-27 Albert Rd, Moonah

Event time: Dying to Know

Contact Person: Jan Quilliam

Email: jmareequi@hotmail.com

Phone: 0448822152

RSVP required?: Yes

Web: https://www.facebook.com/events/1381047988645521


Date: Tuesday 8th August

Event name: Death and Alchemy, meditation and conversation

Event details: We will host a Death Cafe in our meditation studio preceded by a 40 minute guided meditation that takes participants from before birth to beyond death. The meditation is called the Corpus Hermeticum and is. Asked on a text by the same name written by Hermes Trismagistus. Presented by certified Acuenergetics Meditation teacher Juliana Bartulin at Original Mind Meditation Studio.

Venue address: Rupert Gallery & Studio, 4 Rupert Ave, Mount Stuart, Hobart

Event time: 6:30-8pm

Contact Person: Juliana Bartulin

Email: originalmindhobart@gmail.com

Phone: 0406 000 393

RSVP required?: Yes


Date: 8/08/2017

Event name: 'Ask the Hard Questions'

Event details: What if talking about death didn't raise an eyebrow? The District Nurses are holding an afternoon tea for clinicians and services providers to talk and 'Ask the Hard Questions', special guest speakers from Millingtons Funeral Directors.

Venue address: 2 Birdwood Avenue Moonah, Hobart Tasmania

Event time: 3pm

Contact Person: Kate Pendlebury

Email: kpendlebury@thedistrictnurses.org.au

Phone: (03) 6208 0500

Event Website: www.hospiceathome.org.au

RSVP required?: Yes


Date: Tuesday 8th August 2017

Event name: You CAN ask that!

Event details: Join us for an hour of 'myth busting' the dying, death, funerals and disposition space followed by a BBQ. With a take on the ABC show of a similar name, come with a question in mind you would only be game to Google, as we seek answers from some local talent and each other. You may be surprised by what you already know and even more surprised at what you may learn and be able to share with family and friends.

Paper supplied for questions to be anonymously written on and a box to toss it into!

Donation of $2 @ the door for the Community Shed.

Gold coin donation for the BBQ will go towards Care Beyond Cure.

Venue address: The Community Shed, Ulverstone Showgrounds, Ulverstone

Event time: 10.30am

Contact Person: Lynne Jarvis

Email: lmjarvis2@gmail.com

Phone: 0407 427 575

Event Website: www.facebook.com/CommunityCoffinClub

RSVP required?: Yes


Date: August 8th

Event name: Sing, Swaddle, Sip

Event details: BYO sheet and have a practice at shroud wrapping and/or being wrapped in a shroud. Whilst you are relaxed and swaddled you will be sung to by the Threshold Choir (North West Tas). Warming beverages and nibbles to follow.

Venue address: Meeting room adjoining the Upper Burnie Sports Centre (Burnie Sports Club Inc). Southwell St, Upper Burnie

Event time: 4.30 - 6pm

Contact Person: Lyndal Thorne

Email: lyndalthorne@live.com.au

Phone: 0438313045

RSVP required?: No



Date: Tuesday 8th August 2017

Event name: What are you dying to know?

Event details: 

The Conversations - Palliative Care Tasmania will discuss important factors to think and talk about towards end of life.
The Rituals - A funeral expert will share information about end of life traditions and bereavement supports.
The law - A legal practitioner with specialized end of life knowledge will deliver key facts and practical advice.
Our work in this area - Anna Holliday from Li-Ve Tasmania will show what our organization is achieving in this space.
'I can't ask that' - Q&A - Come along with the questions you would like answered by any of our experts.
We will have a range of brochures, flyers and other information on display and copies to take home.
Morning tea will be provided

Venue address: Li-Ve Tasmania, Oakdale Lodge, 7 Acorn Drive, Warrane, TAS

Event time: 10am to 12noon

Contact Person: Tracey

Email: tpercival@livetasmania.org

Phone: 62275400

RSVP required?: Yes