Join Us on November 18 for Book Club!

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All are welcome to join executive director Lisa Vigil Schattinger and other supporters in reading and discussingĀ Present Through the End by Kirsten DeLeo. ā€œKirsten DeLeo has distilled timeless wisdom into a clear, accessible, and thoroughly helpful book. Rather than explain what to say or do, DeLeo shows us how to be with people who are […]

Oct 14. Book Club: Being Mortal with Guest Dr. Ed Benzel

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All are welcome to join our Book Club on October 14, 2021 at 4 pm. We will be discussing “Being Mortal” by Atul Gawande. We are pleased to welcome a special guest for this event, Dr. Ed Benzel. Dr. Benzel has participated in several end of life discussion groups over the years, including some with Lucy Kalanithi, wife of Paul Kalanithi, the late neurosurgeon who wrote “When Breath Becomes Air.”

The Next Virtual Book Club is September 2nd!

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All are welcome to join executive director Lisa Vigil Schattinger and other supporters in reading and discussing The Art of Dying Well, A Practical Guide to a Good End of Life by Katy Butler.

The Next Virtual Book Club is January 14th at 4 pm.

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For the first book club of the new year (it’s almost here!) we are reading Caring for the Dying by Henry Fersko-Weiss. Our group was interested in learning more about the training and work of a death doula, and this should answer some of those questions. We hope you can join us.

The Next Virtual Book Club is December 3rd!

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For the last Book Club of the year, we are reading “The Book of Two Ways” by Jodi Picoult, the first work of fiction for our club! All are welcome to join our virtual discussion on Thursday, December 3 at 4:00 pm. Please click “Continue Reading” below to learn more about the book and to register to receive the Zoom link for the meeting.