The Tree

Sunday, Jul 02 from 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Sunday, Jul 02, 3:00pm to 5:00pm
The Tree


A poignant, heart-warming story about an 88 year-old widow who takes a road trip from Kansas to Indiana to visit her oldest and dearest childhood friend. Starring Joicie Appell, Laura Kirk and Paul Fellers, this Kansas-made film tackles issues of aging and independence and won the Audience Award at the Kansas City Film Fest.

RUN TIME: 94 min

Written by: Mary Settle Pruitt

Directed by: Stephen Wallace Pruitt

Screening will be followed by a Q&A with Director Stephen Pruitt, screenwriter Mary Pruitt, and actors: Joicie Appell, Laura Kirk and Paul Fellers.

After the filmmaker Q&A, stay around for a follow-up conversation on senior resources with Christina Jordan, LMSW (Lawrence Visiting Nurses Association) and Emily Donaldson (CELA, Certified Elder Law Attorney from Stephens and Brand).

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