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Face Time with Bonnie Whildin

Get to know retired Kaneland art teacher

Hampshire resident Bonnie Whildin, 69, was at the Geneva History Museum when she answered questions for the Kane County Chronicle's Brenda Schory.

Schory: Where did you grow up?

Whildin: Plato Center

Schory: Who would play you in the movie of your life?

Whildin: Annette Bening

Schory: First job?

Whildin: Collecting eggs

Schory: As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?

Whildin: A artist. I became an art teacher in the Kaneland school district. I'm now retired.

Schory: Book or movie you would recommend?

Whildin: “The Hiding Place” by Corrie ten Boom together with John and Elizabeth Sherrill

Schory: Favorite charity?

Whildin: Moody Bible Institute

Schory: Favorite ice cream flavor?

Whildin: Mint chocolate chip

Schory: Favorite local restaurant?

Whildin: Copper Barrel in Hampshire

Schory: What is an interesting fact about yourself?

Whildin: I’m the first person in my family to go to college.

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