The Apex Mosque Outreach Department is partnering with the local American Red Cross to sponsor a blood drive on Sunday, November 2nd starting at 1PM in the multipurpose hall. For an appointment, sign up online at www.redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code MOSQUE in the Find a Blood Drive window. Walk-ins are also welcome. Community members, friends and family are encouraged to participate. Contact Sr. Joya Sabouni for more information at email@example.com.
The Apex Mosque Outreach Department is seeking volunteers. If you would like to join to be active in activities including community service, partnering with local faith organizations, working with local law enforcement officials, increasing the visibility of the mosque and others, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. All community members are welcome and are encouraged to join.
Apex Mosque is pleased to invite the whole community to its Eid Celebration that will be held on Sunday, October 12th, 2014 in the multi-propose hall. The event will start at 2:00 pm and end at 6:00 pm. Some games including a bounce house and slide will be available for kids. Community members are encourage to bring some of their “OUDHIYA” meat to the mosque on Saturday October 11th so that it can be cooked on the BBQ/grill and enjoyed together on Sunday.
The Day of Arafah is on Friday October 3rd. Therefore Eid Al-Adha is on Saturday, October 4th. On this occasion, Apex Mosque’s Board wishes to the Local Muslim Community as well as to the Muslim Community at large, a happy Eid.
Eid Prayer will be performed in two shifts at the Apex Mosque Multipurpose Hall, respectively at 8am and 10am on Saturday October 4th. Congregation will start 30 minutes before prayer. Please make sure to bring a prayer rug with you.
Also, Apex Mosque collects Kurbani meat for Sadaqah (charity). If you are planning to donate some, please stop by and drop it at the Mosque.
The Muslim American Public Affairs Council (MAPAC) will organize candidate forums where federal, state and local politicians of all affiliations will inform Muslim community about their campaigns for November 2014 elections. This is an important opportunity where important questions regarding the U.S. foreign policy, sharia law, immigration policy, education, health care, jobs could be asked from these candidates. The first forum will take place at the Apex Masjid on September 27 from 2-5 pm and will invite candidates running for US Senate and US Congress seats The second candidate forum will take place on Saturday, October 11 from 2-5pm at As-Salaam Mosque located at 1214 East Lenoir Street in Raleigh NC, and will invite state and local politicians. Please support your community and make your voice be heard by coming to these meetings. Learn more at MAPACNC.com.
Apex mosque is inviting you to a potluck community dinner on Saturday, September 20th. Dinner will be served right after Maghrib prayer @7:30 pm. Bring a dish of your choice and come to meet and socialize with your brothers and sisters.
The registration for al-Manara is extended for a limited time. If you have children under 5 years please hurry to enroll them before the registration is closed. For more information about al-Manara Pre-School please check the website www.apexmosque.org under Education menu or contact Sr. Fatiha at 919-971-9699.