'Muslim Journeys' Adult Reading and Discussion Program

'Muslim Journeys' Adult Reading and Discussion Program

Thanks to the award of a grant from the New York Council for the Humanities, WNYMuslims and the University at Buffalo's Cora P. Maloney College will be hosting an adult reading and discussion program titled 'Muslim Journeys'.   This program is free of charge and open to the public.  Participants will meet once a month from September to December (a total of four meetings) to discuss the books included in the program.

The first of four meetings will be held September 18th at UB North Campus Capen Rm. 257 from 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm. *Please note that meeting locations will vary throughout the program.* Dates and locations for the rest of the meetings are listed below.

The books that will be read throughout the program include Acts of Faith: the Story of an American Muslim, the Struggle for the Soul of a Generation by Eboo Patel, Minaret by Leila Aboulela and How Does It Feel to Be a Problem?: Being Young and Arab in America by Moustafa Bayoumi.  Reading materials will be lent to participants, or if they wish, may purchase the books on their own.

Session One

Date: Wednesday September 18, 2013
Time: 06:30 PM
Location: University at Buffalo North Campus, Capen 257

Session Two

Date: Wednesday October 16, 2013
Time: 06:30 PM
Location: Network of Religious Communities, 1272 Delaware Ave Buffalo, NY 14209

Session Three

Date: Wednesday November 13, 2013
Time: 06:30 PM
Location: University at Buffalo North Campus, Capen Hall Room 257

Session Four

Date: Wednesday December 04, 2013
Time: 06:30 PM
Location: Islamic Society of Niagara Frontier, 745 Heim Rd., Getzville, NY

More information on the New York Council for the Humanities and their Adult Reading and Discussion programs can be found HERE.

To register for 'Muslim Journeys' click HERE.   We ask that all participants do their best to attend all four program sessions.  Thank you!