Welcome to Huntsville Islamic CenterAs-salaamu ‘alaykum; Greetings of peace!
The center offers a place to pray, Community Center, Sunday school, summer school, Quranic and Arabic teachings in addition to a full time Islamic school that covers preschool through 8th grade. We also have weekend Flag Football and Basketball leagues throughout the year for the youth of our community.
Asalamu Alaikum ( Peace with you),
Dear brothers and sisters,
Ramadan Mubarak. May Allah (swt) help you to take full advantage of this blessed month and make it very rewarding for you. We ask you to remember your fellow brothers and sisters, locally and globally, in your prayers. Ramadan Reflections
HIC Fundraising - July 19th:
Assalamo Alaikom wa Rahamatollahi wa Barakatoh ( Greetings of Peace),
Brothers and Sisters,
Saturday, July 19, 2014: The Huntsville Islamic Center will hold its annual fundraising event after Iftar. Ramadan is the month of giving. Please consider Huntsville Islamic Center’s needs first as you decide on your contributions. Please fill-in the Pledge of Donation Form and bring it to the fundraising event. Copies of this form will also be available at the fundraising event.
If you have a pending pledge from last year, and you are willing and able to meet your commitment, you may want to take the benefit of giving during Ramadan.
You may drop your donation in any of the HIC donation boxes or hand it to any HIC Board member.
Quran Memorization Contest:
Youth Qura'n Competition:
Sunday, July 13th, 9:00 AM: The contest/testing will be conducted at HIC. All contestants will be judged on clarity of voice and rhythm of recitation in Arabic memorization only. Prizes will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and Honorable Mention winners. Accelerated students may register for the surah under the accelerated grade category in lieu of their assigned grade level. For additional information, or to register for the contest, please contact the Weekend Islamic School Principal, Mohammed Miran,
Adult Qura'n Competition:
Saturday, July 19th from 10am to 2pm: The contest/testing will be conducted at HIC. All contestants will be judged on clarity of voice and rhythm of recitation in Arabic memorization only. Prizes will be awared to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd, and Honorable mention winners. Deadline for registration is July 14th.
Monday, July 28 - Adult awards ceremony recognizing the winners will be held at the Eid Dinner. Monday, July 28 - Adult awards ceremony recognizing the winners will be held at the Eid Dinner
Saturday, August 2, 6:00 PM - Youth awards ceremony recognizing the winners
Eid-al-Fitr( celebration of fast-breaking) at HIC on Monday, July 28, 2014:July 28th :
7:30 AM: Takberat(chanting)
8:00 AM: Salah (prayer).
Please plan on arriving before 7:30 AM for the Takberat.
Immediately following the prayer: Eid Breakfast: Please bring a dish to share.
7:00 PM : Potluck Dinner . Please bring a dish to share.
Adult Qur'an competition prizes will be distributed at the dinner.
6:00 PM: Eid potluck dinner
All Eid programs will take place at the Huntsville Islamic Center, 1645 Sparkman Drive, Huntsville, AL 35816. There are plenty of parking spaces at the HIC which includes the parking area at Cosmos' Fitness Center, however, please plan on carpooling when possible and plan to arrive early to allow enough time to park and drop off food items. Parking spaces closest to the HIC are reserved for Women and children
General Assembly Meeting and Election:
General Assembly meeting and election of Board of Directors is tentatively planned on Saturday, October 18, 2014. Please plan on participating.