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Our Neighbors, the Amish

On Thursday, July 26 from 5:30-7:30PM, Don and Dianne Kramer of Dyserville, Iowa will present a program on the Amish.  The 16 areas they will cover include:

Growth of Amish Population

Key Amish Beliefs

The Ordnung

Language

Rumspringa

"Believer's Baptism"

Marriage

Homes

Children

Schools

Social Gatherings

Occupations

Church

Clothing

Health and Healing

Funerals and Burial

 

The program will include a tasting of Amish Bakery Treats.  Registration is not necessary.

This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.