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Natural Awakenings Greater Boston - Rhode Island

It’s Not Your Grandparents’ Funeral Anymore

Joshua Slocum, executive director of the National Funeral Consumers’ Alliance, will present It’s Not Your Grandparents’ Funeral Anymore at 2 p.m., November 6, 2021, at the North Providence Union Free Library. Attendance via Zoom will also be available.

His topics will include end-of-life options gaining popularity, preparing for end-of-life issues in these unprecedented times, national issues regarding funerals since the pandemic with time for questions and answers following the presentation. Slocum co-authored a book with Lisa Carlson titled, Final Rights: Reclaiming the American Way of Death.

Cost: Free. Location: 1810 Mineral Spring Ave., North Providence, RI. For more information, call 401-884-1131 or visit