Free Screening: Glen Campbell's I'll Be Me

Event Date

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 6:30pm
Event Location
First Baptist Church of Alexandria 2932 King Street Alexandria, Virginia

Please join us for a complimentary screening of Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me, the award-winning documentary chronicling music legend Glen Campbell’s journey after being diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease.This powerful portrait of the life and career of American music icon Glen Campbell, winner of the Grammy for Lifetime Achievement and member of the Country Music Hall of Fame, is a moving testament to the power of the human spirit. On learning of the diagnosis, the Campbell family embarked on a short "Goodbye Tour" that turned into an emotional and triumphant 151-concert nationwide tour de force. This epic human drama chronicles a story of love, resilience and the power of song.After the film, there will a panel discussion and Q&A session with experts in the field of Alzheimer’s. Person’s with dementia and their families and caregivers, as well as all who wish to learn more about Alzheimer’s, are invited to attend. Join us for a thought provoking evening of laughter, sadness, and legendary country music. There is no charge for this event. To reserve your complimentary ticket, visit www.glencampbellscreening.com. Please note that there is a limit of four tickets per registrant. This community event is hosted by Woodbine Rehabilitation and Healthcare in partnership with the Alzheimer’s Association National Capitol Chapter, AARP Virginia, the City of Alexandria Commission on Aging and The Greenhouse Project.