Hawkeye Valley Area Agency on Aging will be hosting “A Glimpse of Life with the Amish,” a special presentation by Grace Kullmer.
Grace is lifelong resident of the area, born in Waterloo and raised on a farm. She earned her teaching certificate in Tarkio, Minnesota, and was the third grade teacher in La Porte City from 1958 through 1960. In 1970, Grace began work at Perry #1 (one of three Amish schools in the Jesup school district). She remained at this country school for 19 years, retiring in 1989.
Don’t miss this opportunity to learn about our neighbors through this insightful presentation. The program will take place at the La Porte City Community Center, 300 First Street, on April 26 at 11:15 AM.
Lunch will be served following the presentation. Cost for the meal is $6 for those under the age of 60. A free-will offering will be accepted for those 60 and older.red on a contribution basis for those age 60 and over. Reservations may be made by calling 319-342-2676 before April 24.