Cremation: History and Modern Process with Amy Cunningham

Photo taken from the events page on Green-Wood Cemetery's website. Saturday, November 9, 3:30–5:00 pm | Green-Wood Cemetery What is cremation? How long have we been doing it, and how does it work? Amy Cunningham, death educator, leads this presentation of cremation’s history and its impact on present-day and future funerals. This engaging and sometimes … Continue reading Cremation: History and Modern Process with Amy Cunningham

November Death Café with Amy Cunningham

Photo taken from the events page on Green-Wood Cemetery's website. Tuesday, November 12, 7:00–8:30 PM | Green-Wood Cemetery Green-Wood Cemetery’s Death Café is inspired by the centuries-old European salon (or café), an informal gathering to discuss philosophical, political or scientific ideas. In 2011, British entrepreneur Jon Underwood brought this concept to discussions of the most … Continue reading November Death Café with Amy Cunningham

At the Holidays: Memorializing Loved Ones with Amy Cunningham

Photo by Kelly Sikkema on Unsplash. Tuesday, December 10, 6:30–8:00 pm | Green-Wood Cemetery The holidays are a particularly difficult time for the family and friends of departed loved ones. How can they grieve and memorialize when the season is filled with so much cheer? Yes, grief can intensify at the end of the year, but all is … Continue reading At the Holidays: Memorializing Loved Ones with Amy Cunningham

Revisioning the Moments for End-of-Life Ceremony and Ritual with Amy Cunningham

Photo by Elizabeth Explores on Unsplash. Saturday, February 29, 2020 9:30 am - 5:00 pm | One Spirit Learning Alliance Attend In-Person or Join by video conference or download recordings (learn more about video conference). One Spirit is located at 247 W. 36th Street, 6th Floor, New York City.Price: General Public: $ 100.00 | One Spirit Graduates: $ 90.00 … Continue reading Revisioning the Moments for End-of-Life Ceremony and Ritual with Amy Cunningham