Many people know her as the woman of many hats, but Charlotte Zietlow, a longtime public servant in the Bloomington community, is also a woman with many cookbooks — more than 650, in fact.
Zietlow’s current goal is to keep only the essential cookbooks for herself. Her children, Rebecca and Nathan, as well as her grandchildren and great-grandchildren will be offered their picks first. The rest will go to Ivy Tech Community College as a reference collection.
“We are thrilled to accept Charlotte’s offer to house the collection, which numbers somewhere in the range of 600-plus volumes,” said Susie Graham, executive director of development at Ivy Tech-Bloomington, in an email.
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