Rockhampton Mosque Open Day

Rockhampton Mosque Open Day

Date/Time
Date(s) - 7 Dec 2019 until 7 Dec 2019
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location
Rockhampton Mosque

Islamic Society of Central Queensland (ISCQ) invites you to attend the Rockhampton Mosque Open Day; a project originally initiated by the Lebanese Muslim Association (LMA) and proudly supported by the Department of Social Services. In Rockhampton, this event is sponsored by the Multicultural Affairs, Department of Local Government, Racing and Multicultural Affairs, Queensland Government, and supported by Queensland Police Services, Queensland Human Rights Commission and Multicultural Australia.

Over the past few years, the Open Day has become a significant event to promote unity and harmony by breaking down common misconceptions and stereotypes. It provides a great opportunity for non-Muslim Australians to meet local Muslims and find answers to their questions about Islam and Muslims.

At the Rockhampton Mosque Open Day, there will be different activities to enhance understanding about Islam and Muslims and build stronger community relationships through open conversations and dialogue.

Additionally, there will also be a complimentary Food Festival offering a variety of food from various countries and cultures.

Program

Date: Saturday 7 December 2019

Venue: Rockhampton Mosque, 132 Kent Street, Rockhampton 4700

Schedule:  10.00 am – Arrival, Meet & greet, Morning tea

        10.15 am – Opening of the program, speeches from Chief Guests & ISCQ Representative

         10.45 am – Key Note Speech and Q&A with Imam

         11.30 am – Activities – Mosque Tour, Henna Painting, Pick a Hadith, Try           a Hijab & giveaways

         12.30 pm – Free Food Festival– Multicultural, traditional food & Sausage Sizzle

         1.30 pm – Listen to the Azan (call for Prayer) & Zuhr Prayer

         2.00 pm – Thanks & conclusion

RSVP by Friday 29 November 2019.

Please feel free to contact Saif Farooqi if you have any questions.

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