Read in Ned: The Portable Veblen

Roberta Brown-Jones, Nederland.   I always enjoy books that are fictional but nonetheless expose me to real-life ideas and people that I previously knew nothing about. Elizabeth McKenzie’s ...

Gilpin Library Director’s report

Michael Carlson, Gilpin County.  December signaled the end of another successful year here at the Library. We had a busy month that included eight different programs, ranging from ...

Read in Ned: Radical Self Love in the New Year

Celine Cooper, Nederland.  With a new year fresh at our backs, it is a good time to reflect on things that are going well for us, as well as things we would like to improve upon. While ...

Read in Ned

Susan Gerhart, Nederland.  “Picking five favorite books is like picking the five body parts you’d most like not to lose.” Neil Gaiman.   It’s the end of the year, ...

Read in Ned: Pushing the Limits

Jay Mann, Nederland.  My love of the natural world started at a very young age, with television programs like, “Nova” and “Nature.” As I grew older, that interest broadened ...

Read in Ned: A temporary escape from reality

Roberta Brown-Jones, Nederland.   Saddened by the state of the world these days, I began searching for something to read that would take me out of my bad frame of mind.  My criteria ...

Library Director’s Report

Michael Carlson, Gilpin County.   We have received the final draft of the budget. At the October 18, 2016 meeting with the County Commissioners, we asked for a .88% in the overall ...

Ward artist paintings displayed at NCL

    Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  The months prior to the butchering of her pig, Ward artist Jean Pless had twinges of remorse. Did she really want to do this? She had gone to Jacob ...

Read in Ned: Coming To An Understanding

Tom Lambrecht, Nederland.  Many Americans are still digesting the outcome of one of the most acrimonious elections in our nation’s history. The combative tone of this Presidential ...
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