I can’t imagine you wouldn’t be welcome to the service. You can contact John to find out. My guess is this is a very different congregation than the Hasidic folks you met in Postville, who were actually out there to persuade non-observant Jews into being more observant. Kind of an intra-community prostelyzing — a mission unique to the Hasids in…[Read more]
Want to let folks know that Agudas Achim, a reform Jewish congregation will host a special RAGBRAI shabbat dinner on Friday night July 27 to welcome riders (Jews and non-Jews) and their families to their area. Their address is 401 E Oakdale Blvd in Coralville, just outside of Iowa City. Vegetarian dinner will start at 6:00 and shabbat services…[Read more]
I am in DC and driving to Davenport and would love to have someone to split driving/gas. Not sure if my location and fact that I am only going to Davenport helps. Let me know offline at email@example.com. thanks.
Decatur state park looks like a nice place to access the river and is only about 8 miles from the middle of town. accessible on county and city roads with only a small crossing of 175. but my only sense of the geography is from google, rather than firs-hand!