PARK RAPIDS -- Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning presents Wendell Affield and his “Muddy Jungle Rivers” presentation from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Sept. 29 at Armory Square, Park Rapids.  Nominated in 2012 for the prestigious Minnesota Book Award, “Muddy Jungle Rivers” is a close-up look at life on a gunboat during 1968, the bloodiest year of the Vietnam War. Affield will read and discuss excerpts from his narrative, which takes the reader into frustration, rage, terror, death, betrayal and the search for redemption. The program is free of charge, open to the public and handicapped-accessible.

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