Open House & Sacred Table Luncheon
Join is for our monthly Sacred Table Interfaith Luncheon. This month, we are hosting an open house before the luncheon for those who want to tour the mosque and ask any questions to Imam Ismaeel Chartier. The topic for the small table discussions during the luncheon is LOVE.
3/26/2017 12:00:00 PM -04:000.0000
Sacred Table Interfaith Luncheon
Join us for our monthly interfaith luncheon. This month, The Clifton United Methodist Church will be hosting the lunch. We will be discussing Values over lunch. People of ALL faiths are welcome.
2/26/2017 2:00:00 PM -05:000.0000
Interfaith Potluck Dinner
The Forest Chapel United Methodist Church has invted the community of the Clifton Mosque to join them for an interfaith potluck dinner at their church. Please come and meet our neighbors, and spread peace, love, and understanding. Please bring a dish to share.
2/25/2017 6:00:00 PM -05:000.0000
Imam's Collaboration "Building Successful Relationships"
Join us for Febuary's Dinner Lecture with the Gems of Cincinnati. The Imams and Chaplin will be discussing how to Build Successful Relationships, with our spouse, children, parents, siblings, friends, and Allah. There will be dinner and free childcare for this event.
2/11/2017 6:00:00 PM -05:000.0000
Youth Ice Cream Social
Calling all youth: Join us this Friday Night, 2/10 at the Clifotn Mosque for fun night with the youth. There will be a talk by Imam Ismaeel about miracles in the oceans and on earth. Isha Prayer in congregation. And an ICE CREAM SUNDAE BAR! Parents are encouraged to stay and join in the fun.
2/10/2017 7:00:00 PM -05:000.0000
Unified Ski/Snowboarding Trip to Perfect North Slopes
Join us for a Unified Ski/Snowboarding Trip with ICM to Perfect North Slopes. We will meet at Clifton Mosque at 11 AM and drive caravan style to Perfect North Slopes in IN. We need to purchase tickets by 1/15/17 to get the group rate, which is $22/ticket, or $17 ticket if you bring your own helmet. To RSVP, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please email us before 1/15/17 to save your space!
1/28/2017 11:00:00 AM -05:000.0000
Sacred Table Interfaith Luncheon
Join us for the 5th gathering of the Sacred Table Interfaith Luncheon. This month, the topic is Art and we will be meeting at the University Christian Church. Hope to see you there. People of all faiths are welcome. Lunch will be served. Parking for this event will be available in the Hughes High School parking lot, off Clifton Ave. between Straight and Calhoun Sts.
1/22/2017 2:00:00 PM -05:000.0000
Clifton Youth Dodgeball Event
Join us for an evening of fun! Dodgeball, pizza, and "Kids vs Parents" game. Suggested donation of $5/player. Parents are strongly encouraged to stay.
12/17/2016 5:00:00 PM -05:000.0000
Time to Plan - Cincinnati Community Coalition
Join us as we turn our amazing ideas into action! We will work within our break out groups to make plans to spread love and understanding. There will be an interfaith youth program that runs parallel to the meeting by IYDE.
12/13/2016 7:00:00 PM -05:000.0000
Building Our Legacy
You are cordially invited by the IAC Board of Trustees to: Building our Legacy: A Fundraiser for Clifton Mosque Sunday, November 13th 4:30pm - Reception & Checkin 5:30 - Dinner & Program Guest Speakers: Ubaydullah Evans - Ustadh Ubaydullah Evans is ALIM’s first Scholar-in-Residence and now Executive Director. He converted to Islam while in high school. Upon conversion, Ustadh Ubaydullah began studying some of the foundational books of Islam under the private tutelage of local scholars while simultaneously pursuing a degree in journalism from Columbia. Since then he has studied at Chicagoland’s Institute of Islamic Education (IIE), in Tarim, Yemen, and Al-Azhar University in Cairo, Egypt, where he is the first African-American to graduate from its Shari’a program. Ustadh Ubaydullah also instructs with the Ta’leef Collective and the Inner-City Muslim Action Network (IMAN) at times. Wajahat Ali - Wajahat Ali is a journalist, writer, lawyer, an award-winning playwright, a TV host, and a consultant for the U.S. State Department. As Creative Director of Affinis Labs, he works to create social entrepreneurship initiatives that have a positive impact for marginalized communities, and to empower social entrepreneurs, young leaders, creatives, and communities to come up with innovative solutions to tackle world problems. Tickets are now available at cliftonmosque.org/legacy $25 in advance | $40 onsite (if any are available) $225 for a table of 10 Children's Program $10 per child, including dinner and activities Sponsors and Advertising Sponsorships are vital to our success, and can double as marketing/advertisement for your business. Program ads, marketing materials at each seat, sign/table display at event are all options. Contact us today to find out more! Volunteers We still need volunteers to help us make this event successful. Contact For more info, questions, or to sponsor, please contact email@example.com OR the Clifton Mosque office at 513.221.4003
11/13/2016 4:30:00 PM -05:000.0000
Living With Purpose
Join us for an evening of fun and enlightenment. Dinner, followed by a talk by Ustadh Ubaydullah Evans, activities, and community building. This is a unified event with ICM.
11/12/2016 7:00:00 PM -05:000.0000
IAC Elections - Candidate Forum And Voting
Come meet the nominees for the Clifton Board. Meet, Greet, Dinner, and Voting
11/12/2016 5:00:00 PM -05:000.0000
Join us for our 2nd annual IWSC and Clifton Mosque Youth Lecture and Movie Night @ Clifton Mosque. There will be a short talk by Imam Ismaeel about coping with being picked on at school followed by IWSC movie and snacks.
10/31/2016 6:00:00 PM -04:000.0000
Join us for part 4 of our interfaith dialogue series. Topic is Community. Come for converstions, friendship, and food! People of ALL Faiths are welcome.
10/30/2016 2:00:00 PM -04:000.0000
Theology of Intimacy with God
Join us as we host Shaykh Naeem Abdul Wali for a weekend workshop covering the Theology of Intimacy with God. All those who wish to have an intimate relationship with Allah should attend to learn HOW to develop this relationship - Time, Humility, Expression, Openness, Listening, Obediance, Grace, Yearning. This is a 3 day workshop: Friday 10/21- 8-10PM in the Lower Level Hall @ Clifton Mosque. Refreshments will be served. Saturday 10/22 - 5-9PM in the Lower Level Hall @ Clifton Mosque. Dinner will be served. Sunday 10-23 - 11AM-2PM in the Lower Level Hall @ Clifton Mosque. Brunch will be served.
10/23/2016 12:00:00 AM -04:000.0000
United Youth Bonfire
Join us for this exciting unified youth event! The Islamic Center of Mason and Clifton Mosque have partnered for an evening of fun for our youth. There will be outdoor sports, a lecture by Imam Ismaeel Chartier of the Clifton Mosque, pizza, and s'mores!
10/15/2016 6:00:00 PM -04:000.0000
Join us for part 3 of our interfaith dialogue series. Topic is Race. Come for converstions, friendship, and food! All people are welcome.
9/25/2016 2:00:00 PM -04:000.0000
Volunteer Appreciation Dinner
Join us for an evening of appreciaton! This dinner is for any community member who has ever volunteered or wants to learn how to get involved at the Clifton Mosque. This is a FREE Event, but please let us know if you are attending so we can be sure to order enough food :)
9/24/2016 6:00:00 PM -04:000.0000
Free Eid Carnival
Come join us for a FREE Unified Eid Carnival. Clifton Mosque, Islamic Center of Mason, and Cincinnati Icgc are joining efforts to bring this amazing event to our communities.
9/17/2016 1:00:00 PM -04:000.0000
Join us for part 2 of our interfaith dialogue series. Come for converstions, friendship, and food! All people are welcome.
8/28/2016 2:00:00 PM -04:000.0000
A Farewell To Summer Youth Event
Talks on dealing with bullying and learning student rights with Imam Ismaeel and Sana Hassan esq.
8/20/2016 5:00:00 PM -04:000.0000
Ramadan Preparation Workshop
Assalaamu Alaikum! As Ramadan fast approaches it is important that we are prepared to maximize the opportunities we have in those 30 days. Clifton Mosque and Salaam Community are holding a 3 part workshop that serves to teach and remind us of the basics of spirituality, eating, and fiqh of fasting in Ramadan. Workshop 11:00 AM - Spiritual significance and benefits of fasting with Imam Ismaeel Chartier 12:00 PM - Nutritional eating and diets for the month of Ramadan with Yaser Khan 1:00 PM - Lunch Break 1:30 PM - Fiqh of fasting with Imam Ismaeel Chartier 2:00 PM - Duhr 2:15 PM - Continuation of the fiqh of fasting We will be enjoying lunch together during the workshop. Please try to bring a side dish to share with others. For any questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org Hope to see you all there!
5/28/2016 11:00:00 AM -04:000.0000
IWSC Annual Carnival
Come Celebrate Summer with IWSC Annual Carnival. Entrance fee includes bounce houses. $5 per child. $20 for family of more than 4 children. Purchase tickets for food, henna, and face painting.
5/21/2016 12:00:00 PM -04:000.0000
Join the Clifton Youth for our amazing May Event! Laser Tag!!!!! Bring your friends! We will meet at the Clifton Mosque at 6:15PM for anyone interested in carpooling.
5/20/2016 7:00:00 PM -04:000.0000
IAC Spring Potluck & Cooking Competition
On Friday, May 13, Clifton Mosque will be hosting our Spring potluck dinner and cooking competition! Our religion teaches us a way of life that comprises a holistic approach to health- taking care of our physical bodies is an important step in growing our spirituality. Join us as we embody this through a community potluck by bringing a healthy dish to share! (That means avoiding processed ingredients, and using a lot of vegetables and fruits, whole grains, and fresh meats.) To "spice" things up, we will also be holding a cooking competition! Each dish in the competition will have to include a "secret" local, seasonal ingredient that will be emailed to you upon registration. Dishes will be judged based on Creativity, Presentation, & Taste. Winner gets a prize! If you would like to compete, please register by filling out the following form or by emailing email@example.com: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1c4xkud0bPsijHx-3CzMyuXHPjs9UP7pZ74-tuULbAQY/viewform Happy Cooking! [[ Please note that participation in the cooking competition is OPTIONAL. You may still bring a dish to share and join in on the community potluck without having to compete. :) ]] **UPDATE: Cooking contest "secret ingredients" now revealed!!** If you choose to enter your dish into the competition portion of the event, it must include at least one of the following seasonal ingredients: -Spinach -Rhubarb -Chives -Mango -Spring Wheat Berries We also ask competition participants to bring a card with your recipe to be displayed alongside your dish!
5/13/2016 7:30:00 PM -04:000.0000
Youth Dodgeball Tournament
All ages welcome. Join us for a night of fun, friendship, food, and Dodgeball! Suggested donation of $3.
5/1/2016 12:00:00 AM +00:000.0000
IAC Presents: Earth Day Adventure
Get excited for an Earth Day weekend with the Clifton community! After learning about theophany with Imam Ismaeel the previous night, join us on Saturday, April 23rd at the Cincinnati Nature Center for an adventurous hike through Rowe Woods. What better way to appreciate the beauty of Allah and His creation? Stay tuned for the activities we have planned during our hike and for various other fun events happening at the Nature Center that day! Admission is free in celebration of Earth Day. Please bring a sack lunch to enjoy during our hike! IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING TOMORROW'S HIKE: **We will be meeting at the Rowe Visitor Center at 11AM. Please refer to the map below regarding location of the center/trails and parking** Trail brochures will be available at the Visitor Center. We will begin with the Geology Trail (1.25 milies), and will work our way through the Upland Trail and the Mashburn Family Discovery Trail where we will break for lunch (don't forget to bring your bag lunches!). Please note that picnicking is allowed in designated picnic areas only, not on trails. There will be a bunch of fun activities to do during our hikes such as tree identification, scavenger hunts, and pond study, and amazing sights to see like waterfalls, glacial debris, butterfly gardens, spring blooms, and various land and water wildlife! Binoculars, magnifying glasses, compasses, bug boxes, and art/pond kits are available for check out at the Visitor Center (in exchange for holding your keys or driver's license), but feel free to bring your own. Please plan to arrive a little early if you'd like to take advantage of these available resources to accommodate for check out time. Our official hike will be from 11 to 1PM, but there are all sorts of other fun activities happening at the Nature Center tomorrow in honor of Earth Day: -8AM-10AM: Bird Walk -9:30AM-11AM: Wildflower Hikes (for adults and young professionals) -10AM-5PM: Native Plant Sale -1PM-2:30PM: EarthKids Earth Day Info Stations (we will be ending the hike with lunch next to the Krehbiel Pavilion where this will take place) Find more info about these activities here: https://community.cincynature.org/page.aspx?pid=299 If you have any questions or need to get in touch the day of, please text or call Sumaiya at 815-505-4950. It should be a great time with perfect weather inshaAllah, don't miss out! On your drive in, look to the left of the entrance to see beautiful oaks and daffodils in bloom!
4/23/2016 11:00:00 AM -04:000.0000
IAC Presents: Earth Day Lecture
Get excited for an Earth Day weekend with the Clifton community! Join us on Friday, April 22nd at IAC for a talk about theophany (the visible manifestation of God to humankind) with Imam Ismaeel. We will be going on an adventurous hike the following morning to recognize for ourselves the signs of Allah through the beauty of His creation!
4/22/2016 7:30:00 PM -04:000.0000
Join us for a spring open house at the Clifton Mosque. People of All Faiths are welcome to share lunch, a tour, and discussion.
4/17/2016 6:00:00 PM +00:000.0000
Iqbal Poetry Night
Clifton Mosque presents...IQBAL POETRY NIGHT! In the past few months we have had the opportunity to learn about Sheikh Jalaluddin Rumi and derive benefit from some of his poetic works. We will be continuing this Poetry Series with the Muslim philosopher and poet Muhammad Iqbal! Join us now as we learn about the life and influences of Muhammad Iqbal, also known as Allama Iqbal. We will then enjoy some recitations of his Urdu poems followed by group Q&A and discussion. We encourage you bring anyone and everyone to this event to benefit and enjoy some delicious tea and desserts!
4/15/2016 7:00:00 PM -04:000.0000
Brothers Beginner's Arabic Class
This is the first class of a weekly beginner's Arabic class that will be held at the Clifton Mosque every Saturday at 11:30 AM. No prior knowledge of Arabic is required for this class. The class will begin with the Alphabet and inshAllah take the students to a point that they can recite the Qur'an. The class will last 12 to 15 weeks depending on the progress of the students. Note, there is no cost for this class outside of any materials that may need to be purchased.
4/2/2016 11:30:00 AM -04:000.0000
Girls Just Wanna Have Fun!
Clifton Youth is hosting a girls party. Meet at Clifton Masjid at 6pm, and we will carpool to the location in Clifton.
3/26/2016 12:00:00 AM +00:000.0000
Rumi Poetry Night III
Enjoy a night of story telling and poetry along with hot tea and desserts as we continue to learn about the scholar, theologian, and poet Jalal ad-Din Rumi. This time we will also start looking at some works of the poet Khwāja Shams-ud-Dīn Muḥammad Ḥāfeẓ.We will continue with poetry recitals and discussions to benefit from both of their works. Find out more information about the event by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
3/11/2016 7:00:00 PM -05:000.0000
Family Game Night
Join us for a fun evening of board games, obstacle courses, and fun! Please bring a snack to share with everyone. There will be something for all ages, teens and down.
2/28/2016 12:00:00 AM +00:000.0000
Interfaith Dialogue And Tour
Come join us for a night of networking and building understanding. This event is open to people of All Faiths! Come take a tour of the Clifton Mosque. Listen to Imam Ismaeel Chartier and Intisar Khanani speak. Network with each other to find the gaps and help serve our communities better.
2/21/2016 12:00:00 AM +00:000.0000
Wholesome Harvest: IAC Potluck Dinner & Cooking Competition
On Saturday, February 13, Clifton Mosque will be hosting a potluck dinner and cooking competition! Our religion teaches us a way of life that comprises a holistic approach to health- taking care of our physical bodies is an important step in growing our spirituality. Join us as we embody this through a community potluck by bringing a healthy dish to share! (That means avoiding processed ingredients, and using a lot of vegetables and fruits, whole grains, and fresh meats.) To "spice" things up, we will also be holding a cooking competition! Each dish in the competition will have to include a "secret" local, seasonal ingredient that will be emailed to you upon registration. Dishes will be judged based on Creativity, Presentation, & Taste. Winner gets a Jungle Jims gift card! If you would like to compete, please register by filling out the following form or by emailing email@example.com: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1q8NcDHBiH5auwka6yxL-bGcr_bHlbWmh3tX4bNKLk1w/viewform Happy Cooking! [[ Please note that participation in the cooking competition is optional. You may still bring a dish to share and join in on the community potluck without having to compete. :) ]]
2/13/2016 7:00:00 PM -05:000.0000
Standing Proud While Ensuring Our Islamic Legacy
Book your tickets TODAY for Clifton Mosque's Year End Fundraiser. Please help us continue to offer excellent programs, events, and outreach. Help us build bridges of understanding with our neighbors and the greater Cincinnati Community. Featuring Comedian Abdallah Jasim. January 30th at 5 PM. Tickets available NOW. FREE CHILD PROGRAM.
1/30/2016 5:00:00 PM -05:000.0000
Are You A Jedi?
Join us for the first youth event of the year! Imam Ismaeel Chartier will do a short lecture comparing Muslims to the Jedi, followed by "Star Wars: A New Hope". Popcorn and snacks will be served. Sign up for the Clifton Newsletter to learn about future events.
1/24/2016 12:00:00 AM +00:000.0000
Sister's Beginner's Arabic and Qur'an Class
This is a beginner's Arabic class for sisters. This class will begin with basic pronunciation of the Arabic alphabet letters with the goal of building elementary Arabic reading proficiency. If you have any questions about the class, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
1/11/2016 6:30:00 PM -05:000.0000
Clifton on Ice: Ice Skating at Fountain Square
Don’t let the winter keep you trapped indoors. Enjoy an adventurous day of Ice Skating in downtown Cincinnati with friends! All ages and skill levels are welcome. For more information email email@example.com. We will meet at Fountain Square at 12:00 PM and purchase tickets and skate rentals on site. Feel free to bring your own skates if you have them. See you all on the ice! $6 admission, $4 skate rental
1/10/2016 12:00:00 PM -05:000.0000
Session 3: Community Kitchen Design
Join us on Friday, December 18th from 7-8 PM to stay up to date with the Clifton Community. 7-7:30 PM is an update from the IAC Board Members 7:30-8 PM is when we will find out which plan was selected. We will need your help in picking out all the details for the winning design. There will be sweets and tea at this event.
12/18/2015 7:00:00 PM -05:000.0000
Family Self Defense Class
The Clifton Mosque has invited external personal security experts to teach personal safety tips and self defense techniques. The evening will include a joint session for men and women on family safety, 3 parallel self defense training sessions (men, women, and children), and pizza dinner. $5 suggested donation. Free event http://cliftonmosque.org/selfdefense
12/6/2015 4:30:00 PM -05:000.0000
Purification Of The Self
The classes will be taught by Sheikh Naeem Abdul Wali. Naeem Abdul Wali was born Gary Edwards in Crossville, Tennessee, USA, but grew up in Indiana. He embraced Islam while attending Purdue University where he received a Bachelor of Science in Entomology. In 1991 he moved to Medina, Saudi Arabia, to begin a series of studies in Islamic disciplines. After two years he pursued further studies in the Fatih district of Istanbul, Turkey under various traditional scholars including his spiritual director Sh.Mahmud Ustaosmanoglu (popularly known as Mahmud Effendi). Since receiving his traditional certication (Ijaza) to teach the disciplines & texts he studied he has taught in the United Kingdom, Western Europe, United States, Canada and Australia. He currently resides in Houston, Texas, with his family and is the resident scholar at Sunna Institute Class Details: Session 1: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Saturday 5 December 2015 Ahmad Sirhindi (1564-1624) and a personal journey in understanding Purification of Self within shari'ah and the cultivation of ikhlas as an experiential knowledge. Dinner will be provided! Session 2: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Sunday 6 December 2015: The Muhammadan صلى الله عليه و سلم Reality and "Kamalat" or perfection as a desired objective to gain nearnes with God, "How is this done in our time?"
12/6/2015 12:00:00 AM -05:000.0000
Phase 2: Community Potluck and Kitchen Remodel Discussion
Join us as we move to Phase 2 of the Kitchen Remodel Project. We will be discussing budget, design, and survey results. Bring a dish and tell your friends.
11/19/2015 6:00:00 PM -05:000.0000
Rumi Poetry Night II
Enjoy a night of story telling and poetry along with hot tea and desserts as we continue to learn about the scholar, theologian, and poet Jalal ad-Din Rumi. We will continue with poetry recitals and discussions to benefit from his works. Find out more information about the event at the Clifton Mosque Facebook Page or email firstname.lastname@example.org This time around, we would like people to recite and discuss their favorite Rumi poems. If you are interested in sharing and reciting a poem you know, please email email@example.com.
11/7/2015 6:00:00 PM -05:000.0000
Come learn with Imam Ismaeel as he speaks about the dangers of celebrating Satanic holidays. Lecture is followed by BBQ lunch. Movie with popcorn and candy, put on by the Saturday Islamic School, starts at 7 PM. Parents are encouraged to stay and enjoy the evening with their children.
10/31/2015 5:00:00 PM -04:000.0000
Kitchen Remodeling Fundraiser Gala
Cultural variety is a key element that enriches our community. As we continue to grow, we must increase our efforts to know one another. We are remodeling our kitchen to better serve the community. A functional kitchen will allow us to increase community gatherings, enjoy our unique cuisines together, and help bridge the cultural gaps between us. This event will be an evening of fun and entertainment. Abdallah Jasim, the social media sensation and comedian will be join us. Dinner will also be served
10/24/2015 5:00:00 PM -04:000.0000
Documentary Night - Inside Job
The global financial meltdown that took place in Fall 2008 caused millions of job and home losses and plunged the United States into a deep economic recession. Matt Damon narrates a documentary that provides a detailed examination of the elements that led to the collapse and identifies keys financial and political players. Director Charles Ferguson conducts a wide range of interviews and traces the story from the United States to China to Iceland to several other global financial hot spots. Join the Clifton Mosque community and enjoy this documentary with snacks and a followup discussion.
10/12/2015 6:30:00 PM -04:000.0000
Community Clean Up and BBQ
We have made it a mission to fulfill the commandment of God to take care of His house. Please join us to fulfill this obligation to clean the house of Allah. Tell your friends. We will be building brotherhood and friendship as we scrub and sweep. Sunday, October 11th from 10 AM until 2 PM. The masjid will be providing all volunteers with a FREE BBQ lunch. For those who do not want to clean, but love BBQ, Please join us at 1 for lunch. The cost is $5/plate.
10/11/2015 10:00:00 AM -04:000.0000
Islamic Financing, Myth or Reality?
Learn more about differences between traditional & Islamic financing, shari'ah financing, how Islamic financing competes with traditional lenders today. The seminar will be taught by Aijaz Hussain, Vice President National Sales University Islamic Financial. He has 15 years of experience in the investments and Islamic finance field. He has conducted over 200 seminars on Islamic finance. For more information please contact Mahmoud Wahdan at phone (937) 266-7549 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
10/10/2015 5:00:00 PM -04:000.0000
Turner Farm Community Trip
Experience the bounty of creation hands-on at a local organic farm. All ages welcome. Come prepared to get dirty! ADDED BONUS: get $5 worth of organic produce for every hour you volunteer! Take home to enjoy, or share with your neighbors in need by donating it to Project Downtown. We will meet at the farm to learn how organic food grows, see some farm animals, and participate in doing some farm upkeep work of our own, followed by a short reflection session. Contact: email@example.com
10/4/2015 10:00:00 AM -04:000.0000
Cincinnati Reds Game Outing
Join the Clifton Mosque community for a fun-filled evening at the Great American Ball Park as we watch the Cincinnati Reds take on the Chicago Cubs! Tickets are just $9 (!!!) if we get at least 20 people to go! Feel free to invite your family and friends, Muslims and non-Muslims alike! To reserve your ticket at this awesome group rate, please make your payment via cliftonmosque.org/donate. --> Click on "Give One-Time" --> Check "Other Area" under where you would like your donation to be allocated to --> Specify "Reds Game" Please make payment NO LATER THAN SEPT. 20TH to reserve your tickets!
9/30/2015 7:10:00 PM -04:000.0000