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May 2018

Death Cafe hosted by BrumYODO

May 11 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
John Lewis Community Hub, Level Four, John Lewis, Grand Central
Birmingham, West Midlands B2 4AU United Kingdom
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Free (Booking Required)

At a Death Café, people (often strangers) gather together to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. BrumYODO invites you to join us in this open discussion group about death with no agenda, objectives or themes. Refreshments will be provided. Please note that this is a discussion group rather than a grief support or counselling session. Book your tickets here. We are also holding Death Cafes on the 12th May at Beat Box, in the Library of Birmingham and on…

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Don’t Go Into the Cellar Present The Witching Hour

May 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Coffin Works, 13 - 15 Fleet Street
Birmingham, West Midlands B3 1JP United Kingdom
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£11.07

Don’t Go Into The Cellar theatre company are back at The Coffin Works, bringing tales of unease by MR James in The Witching Hour, where we learn that the dead are not always grateful… Montague Rhodes James returns with another selection of unsettling tales of antiquarian terror! Brave the horrors lying in wait within “An Episode of Cathedral History”! Witness the spectral malevolent seeking revenge in “A Warning to the Curious”! One-man show and follow-up to our successful touring production…

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Climbing a Mountain – free creative workshop for children and families

May 12 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Rotunda, Library of Birmingham, Centenary Square, Broad St
Birmingham, West Midlands B1 2ND United Kingdom
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Free

Families are important - Siblings are important. Inspiring lives is a project that aims to bring hope, love and restoration to families who are living with extra needs; celebrating what has been, acknowledging the pain of any loss and creating beauty in what lies ahead.​ When there is an illness or death in the family it changes things. Inspiring Lives focus on supporting siblings through these challenging situations. We want to celebrate the great times and walk with them in the sad times. The…

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The Many Doors of Frank Feelbad by Bootworks Theatre Company (12.30pm-1.30pm)

May 12 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Children’s Library, Library of Birmingham, Centenary Square,
Birmingham, West Midlands B1 2ND United Kingdom
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£5

Please note this event is also taking place from 3pm - 4pm in the same location. You can book tickets for either performance here. Following the critically acclaimed The Incredible Book Eating Boy, Bootworks Theatre present this brand new performance for families. The Many Doors of Frank Feelbad is a show about bereavement for kids and their accompanying grown-ups. It follows Frank, an inquisitive chap with a big problem: he’s just lost his mum. Join Frank on his adventure to find her.…

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Finding the Right Words

May 12 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Children’s Library, Library of Birmingham, Centenary Square,
Birmingham, West Midlands B1 2ND United Kingdom
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Free (No Booking Required)

Free to attend, just drop in Do you find it daunting to know where to start with young people when talking about death? There are some wonderful picture books that explore death which can be helpful to encourage discussions that feel safe. Author Juliet Clare Bell will be bringing along her long list of twenty-one recommendations. Come and look, discuss and find the book(s) that suit you. Juliet's is the author of Benny’s Hat, a story about siblings, love, loss…

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