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Face Time with Julie Beirne

Julie Beirne
Julie Beirne

Batavia resident Julie Beirne, 33, was walking her dog when she answered 13 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.

Where did you grow up? Merrill, Wisconsin

Pets? Davey, a rescued Labradoodle mix

Who would play you in the
movie of your life? Hilary Swank

First job? Baby-sitting

As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? An architect. I became a teacher. I teach at Our Lady of Good Counsel in Aurora.

A book you’d recommend? “Roll of Thunder, Hear my Cry” by Mildred D. Taylor

Favorite charity? Society of St. Vincent de Paul

Words of wisdom? Never get caught without a book.

Children? Two stepchildren

Favorite ice cream flavor? Mint chocolate chip

Do you play an instrument? Piano

Favorite local restaurant? Tusk Thai in Batavia

What is an interesting factoid about yourself? I volunteered with the Daughters of Charity in St. Louis, Missouri, for a year after college.

Batavia resident Julie Beirne, 33, was walking her dog when she answered 13 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.

Where did you grow up? Merrill, Wisconsin

Pets? Davey, a rescued Labradoodle mix

Who would play you in the
movie of your life? Hilary Swank

First job? Baby-sitting

As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? An architect. I became a teacher. I teach at Our Lady of Good Counsel in Aurora.

A book you’d recommend? “Roll of Thunder, Hear my Cry” by Mildred D. Taylor

Favorite charity? Society of St. Vincent de Paul

Words of wisdom? Never get caught without a book.

Children? Two stepchildren

Favorite ice cream flavor? Mint chocolate chip

Do you play an instrument? Piano

Favorite local restaurant? Tusk Thai in Batavia

What is an interesting factoid about yourself? I volunteered with the Daughters of Charity in St. Louis, Missouri, for a year after college.

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