Read in Ned: The View from the Cheap Seats

Tom Lambrecht, Nederland.  Like many library patrons, I tend to think of myself as a discerning reader. Pretentiousness aside, what that actually means is that I’m a fussy reader. ...

Read in Ned: Magazines for the younger reader

Celine Cooper, Nederland.   As we all know, the Nederland Community Library offers a plethora of reading materials for patrons of every age. Not only do we have picture books for ...

Nederland Community Library November events

Local Scientists Caring for Our Earth Series In partnership with the local non-profit Our Sacred Earth, the Nederland Community Library is hosting a local scientist series this fall. ...

Read in Ned: Back to School for Grownups

Celine Cooper, Nederland.  Do you ever wish you could learn a new skill or new language but feel like you don’t have the time or resources? Are you possibly looking for a new vocation ...

Gilpin Library Footnotes : Heartaches and Heroines

Larry Grieco, Librarian.  Anton Disclafani is a fine young novelist who has just published her second book, The After Party. This is the story of a remarkable friendship between two ...

Read in Ned: Stop Making Sense

Tom Lambrecht, Nederland.  In the bestsellers market, books devoted to music seem to be dominated by biographies of mainstream rockers and contemporary artists. As one would expect, ...

Gilpin Library Footnotes: Compelling true stories of music and politics

Larry Grieco, Librarian.  In 2015 Alexander McCall Smith published his sixteenth installment in the “No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency” series. It was called The Woman Who Walked ...

Gilpin Library Artists-In-Residence

Larry Grieco, Gilpin County.  The 2016 Artists-in-Residence were selected by the Gilpin County Public Library, and yes, there are two of them. Heather Carr and Danea Fidler, a team ...

Read in Ned : Summer fun at the Library

Celine Cooper, Nederland.  It’s hard to believe that while memories of snow are fresh in our minds, summer is just around the corner. For many people, summer is a time for vacations, ...
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