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07/8/11: Family and youth workshop to be held at Islamic House of Wisdom

Family and youth workshop to be held at Islamic House of Wisdom

Friday, 07.08.2011, 04:52am

DEARBORN —  On July 16th, the Islamic House of Wisdom in collaboration with local mosques and organizations, will hold a one day workshop to tackle family and youth issues that impact the local Muslim community.

The workshop will run from 1:30 pm until 7:00 pm and will feature distinguished speakers and activists from the local community including Ayatollah Sheikh Abdul Latif Berry, Sheikh Muhamad Ali Elahi, Hajjah Najah Bazzi, Sheikh Baqir Berry, and others. The topics will include parents and children's rights, Islamic perspective on sexuality, family structure in Islam, and other current topics.

This workshop will be the first in a series of workshops to take place throughout the year in participating local centers including but not limited to: Islamic Center of America, Islamic Institute of Knowledge, and Bint Jbeil Cultural Center. For further information, please call 313.359.1221.