Omhoefer to speak at county library Friends and Foundation meeting
The Douglas County Library Friends and Foundation annual meeting will take place on Wednesday, May 7 at 7 p.m. in the Douglas County Library meeting room in Alexandria. The program will feature Jim Omhoefer, journalist and photographer.
Omhoefer specializes in outdoor family recreation backcountry travel and general travel destination articles and photography.
His work has been published in the Sunday travel sections of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, the Chicago Tribune, the Los Angeles Times, the Denver Post and the Kansas City Star.
In addition, Omhoefer’s writing and photography have appeared in such publications as Country Magazine, Odyssey, Snow Country, Better Homes and Gardens, Historic Traveler, Go Boating, Motorhome and Trailer Life magazines.Following Omhoefer’s presentation, the Friends annual meeting will emphasize programs, fundraising efforts and highlights of 2013. All Douglas County Library Friends and Foundation members are encouraged to attend.For more information, call the library at (320) 762-3014.