BAGLEY -- Northern Exposure to Lifelong Learning will host speaker Wendell Affield as he shares “Links to the Past” at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 25, at the Bagley American Legion, 112 Main Ave. N. The program is free and open to all ages.

Affield is the author of three books; “Muddy Jungle Rivers,” a Vietnam War Memoir. In 2017, he published the first in his Chicken house Chronicles series, “Herman,” and “Pawns” in 2018.

For more information go to He will have books for sale after the program. NELL programs will continue each Wednesday through Nov. 6. The events begin with coffee at 9 a.m. followed by the program at 9:30 a.m. Programs are free of charge, however donations are encouraged, a release said. For more information, call (218) 694-2856, or pick up a program at the first event.