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CAIR-MA: Annual Massachusetts ‘Open Mosque Day’ to Be Held on April 8th

(BOSTON, MA, 03/21/18) – On Sunday, April 8, more than 20 mosques across Massachusetts will take part in the second annual “Open Mosque Day” to provide an opportunity for the wider public to meet their Muslim neighbors.

Attendees will have the opportunity to tour a mosque, hear a brief introduction to Islam and observe a Muslim prayer service.

“In this time of widespread misunderstanding about Islam, we hope to show our communities that their Muslim neighbors live, pray and dream just like anyone else,” said Wafaa Wahabi of the American Islamic Center in Everett, Mass. “We’re proud to open our doors, on this day and every day.”

WHEN: Sunday, April 8th, from 3-6 p.m.

WHERE: See attached flyer for a full listing of participating mosques.

CONTACT: Mohammed Shadid, Event organizer, (801) 336-6861, shadid78@gmail.com; or, Dr. John Robbins, CAIR-MA Executive Director, (617) 862-9159, jrobbins@cair.com

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