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Iowa’s Hidden Treasures with Dan Kaercher

Event Details

July 18, 2015
Location: Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge
9981 Pacific Street
Prairie City, Iowa 50009
Contact Name: Brianna Patrick
Email: brianna_patrick@fws.gov
Phone: 515-994-3400
Website: https://www.facebook.com/NealSmithNWR

Event Description

Dan Kaercher, retired founding editor-in-chief of Midwest Living Magazine and host of “Iowa’s Simple Pleasures”, will speak at Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge on Saturday, July 18, 2015. Kaercher will share stories of Iowa’s Hidden Treasures from 1:00-2:00pm, followed by a question and answer session and an opportunity for book signings. This talk is the first installment of a speaker series provided by the Friends of Neal Smith NWR.

Dan Kaercher spent years traveling in almost every one of Iowa’s 99 counties in search of close-to-home attractions and getaways to share with his loyal readers and viewers. For 21 years, the Council Bluffs native served as founding editor-in-chief of Midwest Living magazine. Dan is also the author of three books about the Midwest and Iowa: Best of the Midwest, Taste of the Midwest, and Parklands of the Midwest. Autographed copies of Kaercher’s three books will be offered for sale.