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Jim Ryder

Dog sledding speaker at River Falls Library

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River Falls Journal
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River Falls Wisconsin 2815 Prairie Drive / P.O. Box 25 54022

The River Falls Public Library, 140 Union Street, will welcome back Jim Ryder for another presentation about his solo dog sled adventuring at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 17 in the lower level community room.

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Last January, Ryder spoke about his journey on the Iditarod Trail in Alaska. The upcoming event, called Hudson Bay Dog Sled Adventure, will recap his trip across Ontario, Canada, using a freight sled that weighed over 1,500 pounds at the outset. Ryder will display images and gear, and discuss how he stayed warm and well-fed as he traveled. This event is free and open to all ages.

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Jillian Dexheimer
Jillian Dexheimer has been a copy editor and reporter for the River Falls Journal since 2011. She previously worked for the River Falls Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau. Dexheimer holds a sociology degree from UW-River Falls.
(715) 426-1046
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