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April 18: Come to the Death Cafe at Passages International
From:
Gail Rubin, The Doyenne of Death, Funeral Expert Gail Rubin, The Doyenne of Death, Funeral Expert
For Immediate Release:
Dateline: Albuquerque , NM
Monday, April 08, 2019

 
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The next Albuquerque Death Cafe will take place on Thursday, April 18, 2019 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the headquarters of Passages International. The address is 4516 Anaheim Ave. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113.

Passages International is a leading provider of environmentally friendly funeral products for burial and cremated remains. This will be a unique setting for Death Cafe conversations about end-of-life issues!

As always, refreshments will be provided. We’ll have fruit and nuts available for those avoiding gluten in baked goods. The event is free and donations are welcome. Send a note to Gail [at] AGoodGoodbye.com to RSVP.

Join the Albuquerque Death Cafe Meetup group to be kept apprised of upcoming events. Click here to go to the Meetup page.?

Directions to Passages International

If you are coming from the South on I-25, stay in the right lane as you approach Paseo del Norte and take the exit – do not take the flyover going West on Paseo. Once you have exited I-25, take a left at the light onto Paseo del Norte, Westbound. Be prepared to exit Paseo quickly, taking a right turn onto Jefferson Street. Once on Jefferson Street, take a left at the first intersection onto Domingo Baca, right on Washington Street, and the first left onto Anaheim Avenue. Passages’ building is at the first parking lot on the left.

If you are coming from the North on Alameda, turn South onto Washington Street and take a right onto Anaheim Avenue. If you get lost, call 505-830-2500.

Find out more about Death Cafes at this page or visit DeathCafe.com.

The next weekend Albuquerque Death Cafe will be held Sunday, April 28, 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Manzano del Sol Village.

Gail Rubin, CT, is author and host of the award-winning book and television series, A Good Goodbye: Funeral Planning for Those Who Don’t Plan to Die, Hail and Farewell: Cremation Ceremonies, Templates and Tips, and KICKING THE BUCKET LIST: 100 Downsizing and Organizing Things to Do Before You Die.

Rubin is a Certified Thanatologist (that's a death educator) and a popular speaker who uses humor and films to get the end-of-life and funeral planning conversation started. She "knocked 'em dead" with her TEDx talk, A Good Goodbye. She provides continuing education credit classes for attorneys, doctors, nurses, social workers, hospice workers, financial planners, funeral directors and other professionals. She's a Certified Funeral Celebrant and funeral planning consultant who has been interviewed in national and local print, broadcast and online media.

Known as The Doyenne of Death®, she is the event coordinator of the Before I Die NM Festival. She also hosts A Good Goodbye Internet radio show and produces Mortality Minute radio and online video spots. Her YouTube Channel features more than 450 videos!

Rubin is a member of the Association for Death Education and Counseling, the International Cemetery, Cremation and Funeral Association, Toastmasters International and the National Speakers Association New Mexico Chapter. Her speaking profile is available at eSpeakers.com.

Gail Rubin has been interviewed about funeral planning issues in national and local broadcast, print and online media. Outlets include The Huffington Post, Money Magazine, Kiplinger, CBS Radio News, WGN-TV,  and local affiliates for NPR, PBS, FOX, ABC-TV, CBS-TV and NBC-TV. Albuquerque Business First named her as one of their 2019 Women of Influence.

Sign up for a free planning form and occasional informative newsletter at her website, AGoodGoodbye.com.

 
A Good Goodbye
Albuquerque, NM
505-265-7215