Islamic History Month and Islamic Heritage Month Events Across CanadaWritten by Making Headlines
Islamic History Month (Canada) and Islamic Heritage Month (Ontario) starts on October 1st.
Islamic History Month Canada (IHMC) invites you to learn, share and celebrate Islamic History Month in Canada throughout the month of October.
This year's theme is "Resilience and Achievements of Black Muslims".
Muslim Link created a list of events taking place in recognition of the month in Ontario and other parts of Canada. We will update the list throughout the month.
October 1: A History of Muslim Activism in Canada (National Council of Canadian Muslims NCCM)
October 3: Vancouver Islamic History Month Opening Ceremony with with City Councillor Sharmake Dubow (Victoria, BC) (Centre for Comparative Muslim Studies, Simon Fraser University)
October 5: From Resistance to Revolution: The Impacts of Black Muslims in North America (Islamic History Month, Kingston)
October 7: Can Islam Provide The Antidote To Racism in North America? (Edmonton Council of Muslim Communities)
October 13: A Brief History of Black Muslims in Canada (Muslim Association of Canada MAC)
October 15: Peace is Possible: Lessons of Medieval Interfaith Relations between Muslims, Christians and Jews (Queen's University)
October 15: Elevating Voices of our Black Muslim Community (Muslim Educators Network of Durham)
October 16: Stop Racism Meetup with Muslim Anti-Racism Collective (Vancouver Madinah)
October 22: Taking Care of Mind and Soul During COVID (Muslim Educators Network of Durham)
October 24: Sacred Voyage Journey of Islam to Kerala and North America (Malayali Muslim Association of Canada)
City Based Events
October 1: Illumination of City Hall in Green for Islamic History Month (Islamic History Month, Kingston)
October 1: Illuminating Vancouver City Hall for Islamic History Month (Centre for Comparative Muslim Studies, Simon Fraser University)