Thanksgiving Interview

Life questions and who influenced her life

Lisa Walters and Claire LeBlond

Claire LeBlond (25) speaks with her aunt Lisa Walters (62) about her childhood, finding value in work, and French learning songs.

Ben bloom and his grandmother talk about her life.

In this interview conducted in Andover, MN, Ben Bloom (14)interviews his grandmother, carole (71) about how she greww up all over the United States. Carole lived in WA, TX, and other states, her favorite state is hawaii. She has held...

Ellie Gatewood’s interview with Karen Sturges

My grandmother talked about various stories about her childhood and stories in her life. A lot of what came up were very important life lessons we can all live by

Sy Barry and Alex Wu

Sy Barry recounts his story of how he overcame his tough childhood through his passion and love for drawing. Eventually becoming a renowned comic book and comic strip artist, he was able to find success and contentment in both his...

Jim Batchelder and Alex Wu

Creating Community Through Sharing Stories: Jim Batchelder, with thirteen generations in Massachusetts, recollects his life growing up in Andover. After becoming a beloved art teacher for many years, and working closely with the Andover Center for History and Culture to...

My Mom’s Story

Claire Evenson and her mom Tamara talked about her life growing up, childhood, wishes, and hopes for her children.

Army reserve interview

Me myself wanting to join the military I interviewed my grandpa on what it was like to be in the army reserve.

A Taste of the Life of Trisha Syke

In this interview we get into the topics of my aunts life and what she lives by. My aunt is a very hard working woman who came out of a rough childhood.

Aurelina and Erica’s Great Listen Interview

In this interview, I, Aurelina, have a conversation with my sister, Erica, about her experiences when she was my age. We cross upon her transition from the Dominican Republic to America, middle school, high school, and significant teachers in her...


This interview on November 2017 in Chaska, Minnesota. Johanna McGovern has a lot of storys. She talks about her family, and all the hard times and good times in her life. She loves her family and grandchildren and everyone loves...