As Salaam Alaikum wa Rahmatullah wa Barakatuh,
Please join us for our upcoming Online Book Fair and help us share the love of reading with your children! ISGL’s Sunday School and Noorart are eager to provide your children with the absolute best books available on 11/17/2013 -12/1/2013.
During the days of the book fair, simply log in online here: www.noorart.com/bookfairs and select the link for ISGL (it will not be ‘open’ until November 17th)
All Orders include: Free shipping, special promotions at Noorart.com, a 30-day money back guarantee and 20% from all sales proceedings will be credited it to your school!
Orders will be available for pick-up at Sunday School approximately 1-2 weeks after the last day of the Online Book Fair.
Becoming part of the ISGL General Assembly (GA) by completing a membership application form. By becoming an ISGL voting member, you play an integral role in important community decisions from electing EC Board members to the organization of community activities and programs. Membership Application forms and fees must be submitted by Oct 1st 2013 to become or maintain ISGL voting member status for 2013-2014.
Required Membership Fees:
Family (Non Student): $50 Family (Student): $25
Single (Non Student): $35 Single (Student): $15
1- Completed Membership Application forms with fees may be dropped off in the donation box in the ISGL small prayer hall. Please use specially labeled envelopes provided and make sure to write your name on the envelope. Forms are available at the masjid or Click Here to print.
2- Click Here to submit your membership application online. Use the PayPal Donate link above to pay your membership fees. Please write “Membership Fee” in the box labeled “Add special instructions to the seller,” You may also place your fees in the specially provided envelops and drop in the donation box at the masjid. Please make sure to write your name on the envelope.
Eid Dinner & Carnival- Saturday, August 17th at Battle Ground Middle School.
The Eid Carnival will include many fun games for children of all ages including football toss, an obstacle course, bounce houses, photo booth, and much more! The activities will take place from 5-7 PM in the Auxiliary Gymnasium.
The Eid Dinner will take place from 7-9 PM in the Main Gymnasium. Food will be catered in shaa Allah and includes chicken biryani, butter chicken (chicken makni), and Turkish meatballs (kofta).
Children will be entertained by a skilled balloon twist artist. A ticket is required for the dinner. Tickets cost $7/person and can be purchased after Dhuhr/Jumm’ah prayer and after Isha prayer on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday this week at the masjid. Tickets for the dinner can also be purchased from any EC Board member. The final day to purchase tickets is Friday, August 16th.
The deadline for Fall Semester Sunday School Registration will be on Sunday August 18th. Do not delay!
Registration forms can be submitted on August 18th between the hours of 10-12 p.m. or by email at: email@example.com)
School Orientation for Elementary levels (Kids 5-9; Levels I – V) will be from 10-12 p.m. on Sunday August 18th.
Eid Ul-Fitr Announcement:
Eid Mubarrak! Eid Ul-Fitr will be on Thursday August 8th
Takbarret will start at 7:45 a.m.
Eid Salat will begin promptly at 8:00 a.m.
Eid Salat will be held at Harrison High School in the Auxilliary Gymnasium. (Please note, this is a change from previous Eid Salat)
Harrison High School is located 5701 N. 50 W West Lafayette, IN
There is a circle drive at the entrance of the high school where community members can drop off family members near the entrance of the gym (Entrance #4). Please park in the designated parking lots near the main office of the high school. Entrance #4 (on the circle drive) is the ONLY entrance that should be used to enter the school!
Community Potluck Breakfast (Please bring a dish in a disposable dish) will be held in the cafeteria on the main floor of Harrison High School at the conclusion of the Eid Khutbah. Signs will be posted in the hallways to direct guests from the gym to the cafeteria for breakfast.
The ISGL Annual Fundraiser Iftar will be on Saturday, July 27th starting at 9 PM at the YWCA of Greater Lafayette. Tickets are required for admission to the event. No tickets will available for purchase at the event. Tickets can be purchased from any EC Board member and cost:
- $5 for singles and $20 for families (if purchased by 7/19/13)
- The price increases to $10 for singles and $30 for families starting July 20, 2013
Ramadan 1434 (2013)
- Ramadan will start on Weds. July 10th!
- The first night of taraweeh prayer will be Tuesday, July 9th.
First Day of Fasting
The ISGL Moonsighting Committee did not receive a verifiable report of the moon being sighted this evening either locally or internationally. Based upon this information, the first day of fasting for Ramadan will be Wednesday, July 10th in shaa Allah. Attached is a calendar of adhan times for prayers for the month of Ramadan. Please note that Fajr adhan time refers to the end of suhoor (time to start fasting) and Maghrib adhan time refers to the start of the iftar (time to break the fast).
Iqama Times for Prayers at the ISGL
During the month of Ramadan at the ISGL: – Fajr prayer will be held 10 minutes after the adhan, – Maghrib prayer will be 5 minutes after the adhan, – Isha prayer will be fixed each week. For this week, Isha prayer will start at 11:05 PM. – Taraweeh prayer will start 5 minutes after the conclusion of Isha in shaa Allah. The first night of taraweeh prayer will be on Tuesday, July 9th.
ISGL Community Picnic will be held on Sunday, June 30, 2013 at Happy Hollow Park, Shelters 1-3 starting at 6 PM.
Families are kindly requested to bring side dishes for the picnic.
Please contact Br. Essam Abdelfattah or Sr. Lama Abdallah with any questions
Please take a moment to complete the Khutbah Evaluation Form: