- 28 January 2021 -
"For there is always light, if only we're brave enough to see it.
If only we're brave enough to be it." -- Amanda Gorman, The Hill We Climb
- Special Edition! -
The Hill We Climb:
An Inaugural Poem for the Country

On January 20, 2021, Amanda Gorman became the sixth and youngest poet, at age twenty-two, to deliver a poetry reading at a presidential inauguration. Her inaugural poem, "The Hill We Climb," is now available to cherish in this special edition. Order your copy now for the release on March 16th, 2021!

Gorman's complete poetry Collection by the same title will be published on September 21st this year along with her collection of children's poetry, "Change Sings."
Great Titles to Look Forward to in February
New Titles For Kids Coming in February!
< Check out this poignant and timely new picture book from the team behind the Newbery Medal winner and Caldecott Honor book Last Stop on Market Street and the award-winning New York Times bestseller Carmela Full of Wishes.
Other Events Coming Up!
Wednesday, February 10th @ Noon
Join San Juan Citizens' Alliance and Nationally renowned economist Michael Shuman, author of Put Your Money Where Your Life Is. Shuman will explain the risks and returns involved with local investing, and how any community can get started. He will also suggest some policies the city and county might initiate to accelerate local investing as a stimulus for jump starting the economy from COVID-19 shutdowns.

Tuesday, February 16th 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
A Great New Newsletter from a Local Favorite

From Jonathan Thompson

The Land Desk

This is a newsletter about Place. Namely that place where humanity and the landscape intersect. Geographic ground zero for Land Desk coverage is the Four Corners Country and Colorado Plateau, land of the Ute, Diné, Pueblo, Apache, and San Juan Southern Paiute people. Coverage will spread outward into the remainder of the “public land states” of the Interior West.