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Education & Advocacy

Dying Matters: Green Burial Options

Saturday, April 13, 2024
10:00 am12:30 pm

What are our options for care on the Olympic Peninsula and in Washington State?

Come learn about:
-Conservation Burial/Green Burial
-Aquamation (alkaline hydrolysis)
-Composting (natural organic reduction)
-Burial at Sea
-Family Directed Home Funerals

Enjoy speakers, information tables, and an informative panel of experts, including Beverly Tryk from People's Memorial Association, Janet Welch, and representatives from both Become a Tree Burial Community and the Jefferson Land Trust. Lucinda Herring, author of Reimagining Death, will be our headline speaker and ample Q&A time will be available after the presentations.

EVERYONE MUST REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT IN ADVANCE! This event is free for members of the Death Matters Guild, while non-members are welcome for $15.
Complimentary coffee, tea, and snacks will be served. Lucinda Herring's books will be available for sale at the event!

Reach out to if you have accommodation requests or questions.

This event is sponsored by the Law Office of Steve Dowdell, Garden Care, Peace of Mind, Stevens Consulting, and Become A Tree Conservation Burial Ground.