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Calgary – Dying to Know 2020: Cross Cultural Beliefs, Traditions and Funeral Customs
March 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmFREE
Dying to Know, is open to anyone interested in the variety of topics related to death and dying.
These interactive sessions provide information on preparing for end of life, offer strategies for staying resilient through challenging times, and help care partners become more confident in their roles. Participants will have the opportunity to share and network with others while learning about the many available resources.
The sessions are on the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 6 – 8 pm and always feature expert speakers and professionals. They are free of charge with donations at the door welcomed.
All Dying to Know sessions are at Sage Centre (1245 70 Avenue SE) with free parking available in front of the building and across the street at Trail Appliances. Register for upcoming sessions at Hospice Calgary’s website.
March 17 – Cross Cultural Beliefs, Traditions and Funeral Customs
Would you like to learn more and understand the basic beliefs, customs, and traditions of other cultures that may be unfamiliar to you? Kathy S. Cloutier, Funeral Director, Manager Community Relations with McInnes & Holloway Funeral Homes, will share her extensive experience and first-hand knowledge about the human need that crosses all cultures – the need for understanding in the sorrow of death.