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Keith Richards: GUS and ME  & LIFE

Keith Richards, legendary guitarist for the Rolling Stones, attributes his love of music  to his grandfather Gus. Gus is mentioned in Richards' autobiography, Life, and recently became the subject of Richards' children's book, Gus & Me. West Lafayette Public Library Director Nick Schenkel has compared and reviewed both books to better analyze the famous rocker. West Lafayette Public Library Director Nick Schenkel has a review.

                                                       GUS and ME          

                                                                                                Go to Nick Schenkel Book Reviews at WBAA's website.  

Monday Lap Sit is Back!!!


We are happy to announce that lap sit will resume on Monday mornings at 10:30am & 11:15am in the Children's Activity Room.

Ms. Amanda Bean and Pepe the Penguin will lead the group with stories, fingerplays, and music!

Now Available For Check-Out: SEEDS!!!

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2005 Movie about Widows in 1938 India


GandhiMonday, September 14 at 6:45 p.m.

at the West Lafayette Public Library

114 minutes, PG-13

The year is 1938, and Mahatma Gandhi's groundbreaking philosophies are sweeping across India, but 8-year-old Chuyia (Sarala), newly widowed, must go to live with other outcast widows on an ashram. Her presence transforms the ashram as she befriends two of her compatriots (Seema Biswas, Lisa Ray).  Please call or come into the Library to learn the title of this film: 765-743-2261.