FILM SCREENING OF A WILL FOR THE WOODS ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 25
The Funeral Consumers Alliance of Eastern Massachusetts will offer a screening of the movie A Will for the Woods. The film will be shown on Tuesday, November 25 at 7pm at Cary Memorial Library’s large meeting room at 1874 Massachusetts Avenue in Lexington. Attendance is free and open to the public.
A Will for the Woods, 1h 42m - Documentary
A man's passionate wish for a legacy of green burials inspires a profoundly affecting and optimistic portrait of people finding meaning in death. Musician, folk dancer, and psychiatrist Clark Wang battles lymphoma while facing a potentially imminent need for funeral plans. Determined that his last act will not harm the environment and may even help protect it, Clark has discovered the movement to further sustainable funerals that conserve natural areas.
The film follows Clark’s dream of leaving a loving, permanent legacy by using green burial to save a nearby woods.
The FCAEM supports the Green Cemetery Initiative, a collaboration between Mount Grace and Green Burial Massachusetts to establish Massachusetts’ first green cemetery open to all.
The FCA of Eastern Massachusetts is dedicated to educating consumers about their rights and options, and publicizing up-to-date information about the state of after-death care options in Massachusetts. FCAEM is an all-volunteer organization, with 501 (c)(3) non-profit status. All donations are tax-deductible.
For information please contact:
Raya Gildor, President, Funeral Consumers Alliance of Eastern Massachusetts
(617) 859-7990, or email@example.com
1874 Massachusetts Ave
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