Special Program: Our Neighbors, The Amish

Join us for a fascinating program for all ages: "Our Neighbors, the Amish." Retired teachers Don & Dianne Kramer of Dyersville, Iowa live near three Amish communities, and will explain some of their beliefs, some of their language, talk about Amish family life, and share some treats from Amish recipes with us..
When May 11, 2018
from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Where Library Activity Room
Contact Name
Contact Phone 319/835-5545
Attendees All ages
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Don and Diane Kramer have interacted with their Amish neighbors for many years.  Some of the intriguing information they will share includes:

  • Growth of Amish population in Iowa
  • Key Amish beliefs
  • The Ordnung
  • Language
  • Rumspringa
  • "Believer's Baptism"
  • Marriage, children and homelife
  • Social Gatherings
  • Schools
  • Clothing
  • Health & Healing
  • Funerals/Burials
  • Join us for this fascinating program Friday, May 11 at 10:30 a.m.