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Jumah khutbah by Shaikh Mohamed Hachemi Bensaci: May 29, 1:30 pm

Shaikh Mohamed Hachemi Bensaci is one of the well known leaders in the Canadian Muslim community. For the last 20 years, he has worked tirelessly for the well being of the Muslim communities throughout Canada and the United States. He contributed in the development of the Muslim community by helping establish many Muslim community centres, Mosques and Islamic schools with their religious, social and educational programs. Shaikh Hachemi's countless efforts towards the establishment of Muslim communities merits the highest commendations. His leadership skills, talent and broad knowledge have helped to create an extraordinary atmosphere and have been a great benefit for our community in Ottawa. Continued...

Preparing for Ramadhan

A few weeks to go before the beginning of Ramadhan. To prepare, pick up a copy of Shaikh Ahmad Kutty's book Ramadhan and Fasting: A Concise Guide from our bookstore. Join us on Wednesdays at 7 pm as Shaikh Abdool Hamid delves deeply into the rules and benefits of fasting!

Eventbrite - camp registration

Summer day camp: Jun. 29 - Aug. 7

Registration open - you may register on a weekly basis or for all six weeks. (Use promotional code 'MORE_THAN_1' if more than one child will be attending.)

We are hiring youth ages 16 - 30 for summer camp jobs and volunteer positions (application deadline: May 22).

Education and Career Guidance Conference: May 31, 2 - 6 pm

The Canada Sri Lanka Muslim Association of Ontario (CSMA) and IIT will be jointly holding an Education and Career Guidance Conference this Sunday. The conference will consist of lectures and networking sessions. Fields that will be covered include Medicine, Accounting, Engineering, Information Technology, Political Science and Journalism. The conference is being held at IIT.

Community newsMuslims with Disabilities fundraising dinner: June 6, 6 - 9 pm

DEEN Support Services invites you to learn more about The Muneeba Centre and our dream of building an inclusive community. Join us (at the IIT) with an insight on Huzaifa's journey of life & Shaikh Yusuf Badat: Our obligation toward Accessibility and Inclusion.

Ticket sales end June 4 - no tickets at the door (Venue is wheelchair accessible, ASL interpretation provided)

Annual breakfast: Jun. 14, 8 - 11 am

Join us for a morning get-together to share breakfast and socialise in a relaxed atmosphere. Breakfast items include traditional fare such as bake & saltfish, dhall, sardines, cassava, halwa/puri, as well as tea, coffee, bagels, toast, pancakes, fruits etc. There will be food for sale, and fun for all. Bring your family and invite your friends!

Eid carnival & food bazaar: Jul. 26, 12 - 6 pm

Bring the kids and your whole family, and enjoy a day of food & fun in an Islamic atmosphere! The carnival will feature free rides and games as well as a food bazaar. Admission is free, food will be on sale.

NEW CLASS!The Muslim World Today - Challenges and Opportunities

Tuesdays, 7 pm

March 31 - June 9

NEW CLASS!Fasting (siyam) in Ramadan

Wednesdays, 7 pm

April 8 - June 10

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Spring semester

There are many classes available, on subjects ranging from Arabic grammar, Islamic history, to tajweed, and more! Review the class schedule for details. Please note that while some classes are streamed live on-line, most can only be accessed in person at the IIT.

Community news

Seven Nobel Peace Laureates Call Rohingya Persecution a Genocide
June 6: Muslims with Disabilities fundraising dinner

Khutbah archive

For khutbah recordings & more, search for 'IIT' on iTunes and subscribe to our podcasts (or visit iit.podbean.com)

Sisters' Yoga: Fridays, 8 - 9 pm

Registration is now closed - will reopen in September for new season.

Children's evening madrassa

(Registration open) Focusing on fluency & recitation of the Qur'an according to the rules of tajwid.


Earth Day: Green tips from the sunnah - by Shaikh Ahmad Kutty
Haroon Siddiqui - An Inspiring Trailblazer - by Shaikh Ahmad Kutty
Islam Awareness Week: Dr. Abdullah Hakim Quick's trip to Guyana
Honoring the Prophet - by Shaikh Ahmad Kutty

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Let IIT be part of your income! Yes, when you donate to IIT, you will be rewarded for it in the hereafter, and your wealth is purified in this world. Be part of our 500 monthly donor drive - sign-up on-line or submit a void cheque to the IIT.

IIT Academy

The IIT Academy is a registered private school with the Ontario Ministry of Education, and offers the full Ontario curriculum (JK - grade 8), as well as Islamic Studies, Arabic Language, Qur'an Recitation and French.

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