October 2019 Islamic Heritage Month Programs at America’s Islamic Heritage Museum

By Editorial Team on October 7, 2019
Courtesy of America’s Islamic Heritage Museum.

October Islamic Heritage Month

Featured Exhibits

  • The History of Masjid Muhammad: From Temple #4, – Muhammad’s Mosque #4, – Masjid Muhammad
  • Muslims Among the Gullah People 

Monthly Moments in America’s Islamic History

  • On October 1, 1916, Muhammad Alexander Russell Webb passed away. (ra)
  • October 4, 1943, Imam Jamil El-Amin (H.Rap Brown) was born.
  • October 7, 1897, Elijah Mohammed was born. (ra)
  • October 10, 1828, Ibrahima Abdur-Rahman as a freedman, wrote his first letter telling his story of his birth and capture. (ra)
  • October 14, 1886, Imam Ezaldeen Ali Mohammed Bey (James Lomax) was born. (ra)
  • October 30, 1933, Imam Warith (Wallace) Deen Mohammed was born. (ra)

Saturday, October 5
“Islamic Heritage Month”
“Day of Dignity”
“Community Festival ”
With free school supplies kits, hygiene kits, coats, face painting, henna, hair cuts, food, and entertainment
11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Saturday, October 12
“Conversation & Discussion about Early American Muslim Text”
With Scholar and Author, Muhammed Al-Ahari
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Saturday, October 19
“Conversation & Discussion about  Muslim Movements in 20th Century America”
With Professor and Scholar, Rasul Miller
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

America’s Islamic Heritage Museum is located at 2315 Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave. SE.