Nederland Community Library photo exhibit

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  Steve Ruddock stood next to his photograph of the Inca Trail that now hangs in the Nederland Community Library and explained that the trail was found ...

Barstow opens show at GCPL

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.  Nine years ago, photographer Les Barstow had finally arrived at the waterfall at Ricketts Glen, Pennsylvania, his destination for the day’s shoot. ...

Read in Ned: One Book 4 Colorado

Celine Cooper, Nederland.  In mid-April, Colorado libraries will give out nearly 75,000 copies of the same book to every four-year-old in the state as a part of the “One Book 4 Colorado” ...

Read in Ned : Injustice in America

Roberta Brown-Jones, Nederland.  Feeling that I needed something to help me understand the current state we are in as a country, I picked up Matt Taibbi’s 2014 book The DIVIDE: American ...

Read in Ned: Flavors

Tom Lambrecht, Nederland.  I love to rummage through the shelves of a library, not only to find a desired item, but sometimes just to see what titles they have. Every library collection ...

Gilpin Artist-In-Residence opening

Michael Carlson, Gilpin County.   Gilpin County Public Library is pleased to announce its next search for an artist to be featured in our tenth annual Artist-in-Residence program.  ...

Read in Ned

Susan Gerhart, Nederland.  “I will say, with memoir, you must be honest. You must be truthful.” Elie Wiesel With few exceptions, the memoir genre has always struck me as self-serving ...

Get your Financial House in order

Michael Carlson, Gilpin County.  Many of us welcome the New Year as a time for fresh starts, and rightly so: it’s a proven fact that the beginning of the year is one of the best ...

Read in Ned: Let’s Get Lost

Tom Lambrecht, Nederland. While reading Rebecca Solnit’s 2005 book A Field Guide to Getting Lost, the memory of a film I watched three decades ago popped into my head. The movie, ...
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