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Gilpin Library Footnotes

Larry Greico, Gilpin Library.  I hope everyone’s summer is going as well as ours is here at the library. It seems like the Summer Reading Program just started, but in fact it’s ...
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Last Shot feeds food bank

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.     A steady flow of guests lined up at the buffet at Roy’s Last Shot on Saturday afternoon, July 26, filling their plates and then the donation ...
Amazing chemical reaction
Summer Reading Program coordinator Geneva Mixon mixed some magic ingredients and created frothing foam to the delight of the students. The program ended last Tuesday after six weeks of fun activities.

Reading fun indoors and out

Amazing chemical reactionSummer Reading Program coordinator Geneva Mixon mixed some magic ingredients and created frothing foam to the delight of the students. The program ended last ...
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Old Timers whoop it up

                Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     Years ago, back in the 40s, 50s and 60s, Nederland’s teens knew how to have a good ...
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Writing their vision

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     Six girls walked around the streets of Nederland, each of them armed with a notebook and a pen. They were on a mission to find out why boating is ...
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A Horse as Personal Life Coach?

Annette Price, Nederland.    If you are ready to try something new, solve a personal riddle, or take up the reins of your life and drive your buggy towards a more fulfilling life, ...
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Campfire ignites construction debris

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     Nederland Fire Protection District and United States Forest Service firefighters were alerted to a wildland fire burning in the West Magnolia Camp ...
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Mayor’s daughter: 9-year-old entrepreneur

 Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     Aspen Gierlach, 9, is the founder of a business that was launched in Nederland about a week ago. Not only is Aspen a poised, self-confident entrepreneur, ...