The event is by donation and all proceeds go to support of the Ohio based film and opening musical performance by Joe Rollin Porter.
The film project was started nearly 10 years ago by Bette Lou Higgins and filmmaker Peter Huston and includes music composed oand performed by Chautauqua organizer Mike Petee, a musical consultant on the film.
This special Chautauqua will include period music performed by Joe Rollin Porter, a viewing of the 51 minute documentary style film "Trail Magic: The Grandma Gatewood Story" and a question and answer period discussing Emma Gatewood and her legacy lead by Bette Lou Higgins.
Doors open at the Grand Hotel event at 6 PM and program starts at 7 PM.
For more information on this and upcoming Chautauqua programs, visit www.elixirpresents.com, www.VisitKnoxOhio.org or call 740-392-6102. To receive a gentle reminder on the Sunday before each program via email, contact Mike Petee at firstname.lastname@example.org.