WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County Chamber of Commerce welcomed Bohemia owner Jody Gimlin to her new store location with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Friday, Sept. 4.
Gimlin first bought Bohemia five years ago and said the move from the original location was made when she decided it was time for Bohemia to own it’s own location instead of leasing a building.
The store officially reopened in it’s new location Thursday, Aug. 27.
Bohemia features menu items such as coffee, tea, lattes, smoothies and muffins. According to Gimlin, the store may look at providing more food options in the future.
According to Gimlin, Bohemia has a several employees including store manager Crystal Miller.
“She is a huge part of this business,” Gimlin said of Miller. “I don’t know what I’d do without her.”
Bohemia is now located at 5 North Jefferson Avenue in downtown West Jefferson between Browse About Book Exchange and Carolina Country Wines.
“I love my customers. I’m glad our regular customers have moved over with us,” Gimlin said. “I enjoy my job and I’m glad and thankful to be here.”
Bohemia’s hours are now 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Saturday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday.
For more information visit www.bohemianc.com or call 336-846-1498.
Hannah Myers can be reached at 336-846-7164 or on Twitter @cmedia_hmyers.