October is Islamic History Month

Islamic History Month Canada (IHMC) in October aims to celebrate, inform, educate, and share with fellow Canadians the rich Muslim heritage and over 1000 years of contributions to society: Contributions in sciences, humanities, medicine, astronomy, and other disciplines that have greatly benefited human progress. IHMC believes that through education and sharing positive stories, all Canadians can grow and connect in mutually beneficial ways.

Celebrations take place across Canada in October. Islamic History Month Canada was first recognized by the Parliament of Canada in 2007.

Upcoming Public Events in London, Ontario:

October 13 at London Muslim Mosque at 7:30pm, Moving Screening of “14 & Muslim”.

October 16  TVDSB hosting Amir Muhammad from America’s Islamic Heritage Museum in Washington D.C to speak about important contributions that Muslims have made throughout history in North America- Daytime Event for Education Center Staff 12-1pm, and Evening Event (All Welcome) 5:30-8:00pm at Education Center (event poster)

October 20 Complimentary Neighbourhood BBQ/Meal for London Muslim Mosque Vicinity

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