Date: November 27, 2015
Storyteller: Helen Merrell (left)
Interviewer: Lynn Flint (right)
Helen Merrell shares stories of her life as a young bride on a farm in rural Tippecanoe County, going to school, her grandparents who lived with them when she was young, and her life as an adult. Ms. Merrel, age 89, currently keeps busy performing in various choirs, teaching guitar, writing music, and making candy at Christmas with her large group of friends. Having published her first book, Towhead and the Christmas Tree, in 2014 she is busy working on the draft of two more children’s books, planning winters in Florida, casino trips, and would like to become involved with story time at the Tippecanoe County Public Library.