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Clearing up Misconceptions About Islam
An inclusive event for our brothers and sister of all faiths. There are some burning questions which the people of America are concerned about Islam and Muslims. FREE ADMISSION FOR EVERYONE. Please join us to understand and discuss the following topics in details. - What is the Sharia Law? - Do Women have any rights in Islam? - Jihad and Terrorism, Are they the same? - Does Islam promote Violence and Hate? - Does Islam confirms or oppose Science? Our agenda includes the following 1. Welcome and Opening Remarks (2:00 PM - 2:10 PM) 2. Introduction of the Guest Speaker (2:10 PM - 2:15 PM) 3. Clearing up Misconceptions About Islam - Presented by Dr. Sabeel Ahmed (Director of Gain Peace) (2:15 PM - 3:00 PM) 4. Q & A Session (3:00 PM - 4:30 PM) 5. Meeting Adjourned (4:30 PM) Lite Snacks, Juice and Coffee will be provided. Please do share this event with your groups, family and friends. Note: During the session, we will be taking pictures and video recording the whole event for educational purpose. Meeting will be held in the Radmacher Meeting Room (Entrance from the East Side of the Library) @ Skokie Public Library which is located @ 5215 Oakton St, Skokie, IL - 60077

Skokie Public Library

5215 Oakton Street · Skokie, IL

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