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Our Neighbors, the Amish - Saturday, December 2, 10:00 am - Noon

Come learn about the beliefs and lifestyle of a community of people whose religious practices are often mystifying and whose way of life is much different than our own.  Presenters Don and Dianne Kramer of Dyersville, Iowa, will cover topics including population growth, key beliefs, the Ordnung, language, Rumspringa, Believer's baptism, marriage, homes, children, schools, social gatherings, occupations, church, clothing, health/healing, and funerals/burial.  Amish refreshments will be provided.  All ages are welcome to attend; please register by calling 515-462-1731 to reserve your spot.