Visit Hopwood Lane Masjid on #VisitMyMosque Day

Calderdale Council in collaboration with Calderdale Council of Mosques will be supporting the Visit My Mosque Day 2018.

You are invited to visit Hopwood Lane Masjid Mosque97 Hopwood Lane, Halifax HX1 4ET on #VisitMyMosque Day which this year takes place on Sunday 18 February between 11:30am-2pm. 

 

Light refreshments will be served and the open day will provide an opportunity to members of the public, local neighbours and the local community to visit the Mosque, learn about the charitable social action work that is carried out by the Mosques in Calderdale. You will have the chance to look at some of the Mosque exhibitions, observe prayer and have an introduction to The Quran.

#VisitMyMosque Day has, to date, over 200 mosques opening their doors to their neighbours of all faiths and none.

This year’s theme is Open Doors, Open Mosques, Open Communities!

Should you require further information, please do not hesitate in contacting Sail Suleman, Cohesion & Equality Officer on 01422 392869 or Imran on 07926 675989.

#VisitMyMosque is facilitated by The Muslim Council of Britain (www.mcb.org.uk), the UK’s largest representative Muslim umbrella organisation with over 500 affiliated mosques, educational and charitable associations.

It is an independent, democratic and cross-sectarian body working for the common good without interfering in, displacing or isolating any existing work.

The MCB’s vision statement is “Empowering Muslim communities to achieve a just, cohesive and successful British society”

If you would prefer to visit a different Mosque, those taking part can be found on http://www.visitmymosque.org

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