Upcoming events with Gail Rubin, CT
Gail Rubin works with organizations to connect with baby boomers and seniors concerned about end-of-life issues. Laugh and learn about death, downsizing and dealing with recalcitrant relatives with these great presentations.
Saturday, May 20, 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. — Albuquerque Death Cafe at Gail Rubin’s home. RSVP for address and directions. More information here.
Tuesday, May 23, 2:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. — Gail Rubin presents “Kicking the Bucket List: Important Downsizing and Organizing Things to Do Before You Die” at two Phaneuf Funeral Homes locations in Manchester, New Hampshire. More information here.
Tuesday, June 13, 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. — Osher Lifelong Learning Institute class on Downsizing and Organizing for End-of-Life issues, at Del Webb Alegria in Bernalillo, NM. Register for class 81414, $20 at Osher’s website.
Saturday, June 17, 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. — Albuquerque Death Cafe at Gail Rubin’s home. RSVP for address and directions. More information here.
Tuesday, June 20, 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. — Gail Rubin presents “Funeral Planning for Those Who Don’t Plan to Die” at the VA Medical Center in Albuquerque.
Wednesday, July 12, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. — “Jewish Funeral Traditions on Film” presented through Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. This talk illuminates the differences and similarities of Christian and Jewish funeral traditions – highly beneficial for interfaith families. Register for class 81396, $20 at Osher’s website.
Friday, July 28, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. — The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute class “Laughing and Learning” will give you the tools and the inspiration to take practical steps for planning a “good goodbye.” Register for class 81387, $20 at Osher’s website.
Mark your calendar for the inaugural “Before I Die” ABQ festival, October 20-24, 2017. “Before I Die” festivals are part of a growing social movement to foster reflection about how we as individuals and as a society manage death and dying. By providing space and opportunities to openly discuss end-of-life issues, we can improve the percentage of those who plan ahead and take actions to address our mortality. More information here.