Feb. 16: Grief Resource Center Book and Author Event

Jan 31, 2019 | 0 comments

On Saturday, February 16, the Grief Resource Center of New Mexico will hold a two-hour book fair starting at 10:00 a.m. The event features presentations by authors who have written books and poetry that help heal grief. The 13 authors will each do short presentations about the topic and sell/sign their books. RSVP to attend through this link.

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Books and poetry can help heal grief.

Here are the event details:

WHAT: Grief Resource Center of New Mexico Book Signing and Presentation by Local Authors

WHEN: Saturday, February 16, 2019, 10:00 a.m. to noon

WHERE: The Grief Resource Center, 1113 University Blvd. NE (behind the French Funerals & Cremations location at 1111 University Blvd. NE).

WHO: The New Mexico authors participating in the event include these individuals (in alphabetical order):

  • Chandra Bales
  • Yvonne Williams Casaus
  • Patricia Conoway
  • Joyce Gilbert
  • Clarissa Hastings
  • Jacqueline Loring
  • Jonathan Miller
  • Trish Miller
  • Andi Penner
  • Ruth Pollard
  • Gail Rubin
  • Dan Wetmore

For more information, call the Grief Resource Center at 505.842.7166 or visit their website, www.GriefNM.org.

About Author Gail Rubin, CT

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Gail Rubin, CT, is the Doyenne of Death®, recognized in the 2019 Women of Influence Awards.

Gail Rubin, Certified Thanatologist, is a pioneering death educator who uses humor, funny film clips and outside-the-box activities to teach about end-of-life topics. An award-winning speaker, she “knocked ’em dead” at TEDxABQ in 2015.

She’s the author of three books on end-of-life issues: A GOOD GOODBYE: Funeral Planning for Those Who Don’t Plan to DieHAIL AND FAREWELL: Cremation Ceremonies, Templates and Tips, and KICKING THE BUCKET LIST: 100 Downsizing and Organizing Things to Do Before You Die.

She’s also an informed advocate for planning ahead, a Certified Funeral Celebrant, and the coordinator of the Before I Die New Mexico Festival. Albuquerque Business First recognized her as one of their 2019 Women of Influence. Download a free 50-point Executor’s Checklist from her website, www.AGoodGoodbye.com.

A Good Goodbye