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Reimagine: Grief, Growth, and Action
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Before I Die NM Festival: Day 3, November 1

Hosted by A Good Goodbye

Before I Die NM Festival: Day 3, November 1
The Before I Die NM Festival excites and educates adults about end-of-life preparation, funeral planning and facing our mortality with outside-the-box activities, both in-person and online.

The 5th annual Before I Die New Mexico Festival will be held in-person and online October 30 to November 2, 2021. It features death-positive conversations and experiences in Albuquerque and online at The Festival has entertaining and educational elements, including speakers and panel discussions, hands-on workshops, Death Cafe conversations, and more. View the full schedule here.

November 1 sessions include "Accessing Medical Aid in Dying in New Mexico," "Grumpy, Cranky, Fussy: The Unspoken Symptoms of Grief," "The Art and Craft of Excellent Obituary Writing," "Behind the Scenes in the Prep Room," and a virtual Death Cafe conversation.

A donation is requested to register for Festival events. One registration covers all four days of Festival events. In-person events may become virtual due to pandemic conditions.

The Festival is coordinated by pioneering death educator Gail Rubin, Certified Thanatologist and The Doyenne of Death®.


Talk, Panel, & Conversation Community Gathering
Arts & Entertainment End-of-Life Planning Grief