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Julie Andrews’ Memoir

August 23, 2019 - Franciscan Village

Julie Andrews’ Memoir

Lemont, IL – August 12, 2019 – Franciscan Village in Lemont, part of the Franciscan Communities, is hosting an informational presentation by guest speaker Jenny Riddle titled, “Julie Andrews’ Home: The Early Years” on Friday, August 23 at 11am.

Everyone remembers Julie Andrews as Mary Poppins and Maria Von Trapp, but who was she before that? The voice that Julie Andrews thought of as a “gimmick” at age 10 because one of the most recognizable voices in the world. Join Jenny as she dramatizes the life of Julie Andrews, before she was Mary or Maria, telling her story and singing her songs.

Jenny Riddle is a dramatic book reviewer who motivates, educates and entertains audiences with her unique interpretations of best-loved books in which she becomes the characters and tells their real-life stories. For more than 15 years, she has been delighting audiences with her captivating style of storytelling.

Please join us for this special program. Seating is limited, so please RSVP by August 20 to 630-243-3470 or