2015 Poster

They deserve it

Over 20 years ago a group of Nederland community members got together and decided that there were people in town who should be recognized for their extraordinary efforts toward making ...
Food Bank


The Food Bank benefit scheduled for Saturday, February 21, 2015  has been rescheduled for May 2, 2015. Please keep an eye on this website for more details as we get closer to the event!
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Housing as a Moral Issue

Hansen Wendlandt, Nederland Community Presbyterian Church. The data says that Nederland has a housing shortage. Some people say it’s a public crisis. The stories I hear make it sound ...

Mountain Spirit Astrology : Brainiac

Karen Anderson.     The geniac brainiac denizen of the zodiac, Aquarius, is sitting in the center of the stars.  The Sun is joined by Mercury, the symbol of communications, also ...
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County Corner with Roger Baker

Among the agenda items at the Tuesday, February 10, meeting of the Gilpin County Commissioners will be the slightly delayed adoption of the Commissioners’ Goals and Objectives for ...

Gilpin Library Footnotes

Larry Grieco, Librarian. Paris is the place for love, and who better to write a love story set in Paris than a young Parisian. Nicolas Barreau studied at the Sorbonne and then began ...

Cabin Fever Festival features avalanche safety

Irene Shonle. Director, CSU Extension in Gilpin County. Avalanches kill between 25 and 50 people per year in the US, and far more are caught in avalanches. Not surprisingly, Colorado ...

Mountain Spirit Astrology : Perception

Karen Anderson. This week in the stars features the full moon for the current sign, Aquarius. During the full moon, the Sun in the sign of the water-bearer will be exactly opposite ...