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A Dialogue on Death and Dying – Performance Night

November 4, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

A Four-Day Joint Community Engagement Project

By New West Hospice Society and Century House Association

A Dialogue on Death and Dying is to normalize the conversations in our community about the totally natural human events that are kept far too secret in our Western culture: Death and Dying.

Join us for this very special event featuring a variety of speakers, musicians, and performers. There will be daytime and evening events on all days.  Stay tuned! More details to come.

Nov 2, 2022 – Dialogue on Death & Dying – POETRY NIGHT
Nov 3, 2022 – Dialogue on Death & Dying – PEACH NIGHT
Nov 4, 2022 – Dialogue on Death & Dying – PERFORMANCE NIGHT
Nov 5, 2022 – Dialogue on Death & Dying – PROSE NIGHT

Performance Night

Registration #: Free 162067
Register with Century House front desk at (604) 519-1066

A Musical Dialogue on Death and Dying
In a style similar to a Coffee House, this evening’s performance will be a musical dialogue about how our words, our music, and our choices impact our thoughts and our feelings about death and dying. We will have Elliott Slinn, who is the Poet Laureate of New Westminster, sing and talk to us about how his words reflect his thoughts on death and dying. We will also have, The Cat Murphy Band, with the local music teacher, Kaitlyn Deavy. The band members will sing and discuss how their music impacts and reflects their feelings on death and dying. Finally, Jane Slemon, an accomplished musician, and the Director of Care at the Rotary Hospice House in Richmond, will sing and talk about how both words and music can help us with our choices about death and dying. Register at the front desk at Century House.


November 4, 2022
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Century House
620 8th St
New Westminster, British Columbia V3M 3S6 Canada
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