Black History Month at America’s Islamic Heritage Museum

Connecting People Using Culture & History
Come Visit America’s Islamic Heritage Museum

AIHM February Calendar of Events

February 7th -9th
Conference On
‘Networking for Understanding and Preserving America’s Islamic History’
RSVP-
$60.00 registration limited space

Friday February 7th
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Opening Reception- Revealing of Bilali Muhammad 1800s translation with Salim Diaby,- and exhibit curator Willis Hakim Jones

Saturday February 8th
9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Smithsonian National Museum African American History Culture (NMAAHC) – Efforts,goal, and development in telling the African-American Islamic story as part of the museum – Deborah Tulani Salahu-Din; – Office of Museum Services,Senior Advisor – Christopher Reich;-
Lunch- Omar Ibn Sayyid and Muhammad Ibn Said Presentation, Ahmed Kenya- Imam Earl El-Amin;- Museums Panel- Curators, Directors discussion on the challenges and success;- Muslims in the Americas – Historian Dr. Sylviane A. Diouf;- History of Muslims of the Dakotas- Dr. Michael Saba;- Collectors Panel- Discussion on the Challenges and success- Fareed Numan and Willis Hakim Jones

Saturday February 8th
7:00 am – 10:00 pm
Dinner & Program in Honor of Dr. Sulayman Nyang
Muhammad Abdur-Rahim Imam Johari Abdul-Malik
Cost- $40.00

Sunday February 9th
8:30 am – 1:00 pm
Collectors and Museums Meeting,- Management Tools for Managing the Visual Arts & Programs,- Baiyina Abadney; – Museum Tour- Curator Amir Muhammad; – History of the Dar-Islam Movement- Kamila Barbour

Al above events at 2315 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave SE
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February 12th -13th
The exhibit Forgotten Roots: Muslims in Early America travels to North Carolina
Elon College and Bennett College

Saturday February 15th
12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The exhibit Forgotten Roots: Muslims in Early America travels to New Jersey
New Brunswick Islamic Center (NBIC) in North Brunswick, NJ.

Saturday February 22
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Free Food Produce Giveaway Day
Volunteers are welcome call 202 610-0586

In Sponsorship with Islamic Relief USA

America’s Islamic Heritage Museum
2315 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave SE
Washington, DC 20020

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