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Upcoming Special Events
Mirrors, Pillows, and Closed Eyes: Lola Fraknoi's Art Show
An Exhibition of prints and sculptures by Lola Fraknoi
Opening Reception: Sunday January 27, 2019, 2-4pm
Show runs through March 10, 2019
Peninsula Museum of Art/The Museum Studios Gallery
1777 California Drive
Burlingame, CA 94010
Phone Number (415) 218-6569
9th Annual Legacy Film Festival on Aging
September 20-22, 2019, San Francisco
Thrive Alive in West Marin
Bi-monthly sessions from 1-3 pm
Join the community in an interactive, science-based program that will improve brain wellness and increase longevity. Research shows that socialization, music, learning something new, relaxing, moving and connecting improve our health and well-being.
Sliding scale donation per session: $10-$25
St Columba's Inverness
For more information, contact Kathleen Downey, 978-895-5763
Death & Dying Series @ SF Library
100 Larkin St
San Francisco, CA 94102
Mar 5, 2019
Rest in Peace: What happens to my body when I die
Experts from Sullivans's/Duggan's Serra Funeral Service, the Neptune Society, Fernwood Cemetery and the Willed Body Program at UCSF talk about how they handle the body after death.
April 4, 2019
How different faith religions view death
A representative from each of the world's major religions: Christianity, Islam, Buddhism, Judaism, and Hinduism. Assistance from SF Interfaith Council.
May 7, 2019
How to die in California
Representatives from Compassion & Care, Final Exit Network, Death with Dignity,
End of Life Option Act explained
June 4, 2019
Last Wishes: start the conversation now!
Advance Healthcare Directive, Five Wishes and beyond
Palliative care, hospice practitioners, attorney
July 9, 2019
Sitting with the dying: rituals and resources
Speakers to be determined
August 6, 2019
Why do people die: talking to children about death
Dawn Gross has developed a card game, where parents and children can ask and answer those tough questions.
Sept. 10, 2019
Pets: grieving over the loss of a pet