4.09.2012

Natural Death Care Workshop Coming to Petoskey



De-Mystifying Natural Death Care:
Home Funeral and Green Burial
Join our workshop, offering in-depth discussion
and practical strategies regarding options
for natural death care and home funeral planning
for yourself and your loved ones.



With Merilynne Rush, Midwife, Home Funeral Guide
Saturday, April 28, 10 am – 4 pm



Cost: $30/ person, pre-registration is required.
Sponsored in part by Nelnamar Coffins,
a Northern Michigan Company.


Workshop Topics include:
Discussion of our views about death and our final wishes,
The benefits of home funeral, what is involved and how to do it,
Specifics of how to care for the body,
Creating sacred space and/or ceremony,
Working with family and community to honor
the wishes of the deceased and
an overview of green burial options in Michigan.

Merilynne will have handouts for all participants
and some resources for sale.


2225 Summit Park Drive, Petoskey, MI
(NW corner entrance and conference room of the Northwest Michigan Works building.)

Bring a lunch or we can order for delivery.
For more information / registration,
contact Angie at 231-409-2272, 231-537-4818