With regret, The Ottawa Muslim Association announces that Imam Samy Metwally has submitted his resignation as Imam of The Ottawa Mosque effective August 31, 2017. We thank Imam Samy for his hard work and dedication for the past five years and ten months as Imam of The Ottawa Mosque. On behalf of the OMA members and Ottawa community, we wish Imam Samy all the best in his future endeavors.
A temporary Imam is sought by the OMA while new Imam hiring is in process.
Registration Now Open !!!! Saturday school starts Sep 9th till mid June from 1:00 to 5:00 @35 Melrose Ave.
New*** Conversation Club program for 12+ students during school hour to address teen challenges and community engagement opportunities.
What: Kids age 8-14 are invited to a FREE Art Program
When: Fridays 6:00-7:00 PM from Aug 18 to Sep 15 (5 weeks)
Where: Ottawa Mosque Basement, 251 Northwestern Ave.
Why: To learn basic Acrylic painting skills, understand the difference between acrylic and other types of paint, learn how to mix colors, and how to do different colour shades. At the end of the course kids will paint a piece of artwork of Ottawa Mosque.
Congratulations to Winners
1st Category – Zuhair Ahmad Zai, Abdurrahman Halak and Rawan Saadi
2nd Category – Hamza Farah and Elyas Abdellaoui
For Details and Application – OMA offers scholarship for youth pursuing full-time first degree or diploma – Deadline September 15th, 2017
The scholarships are based on the following criteria:
Academic performance Financial need Community service
Islamic Studies for age 6-16 (Fundamentals of Islam) & Quranic Arabic Reading /Memorization
Registration open at Ottawa Mosque Basement – 251 NorthWestern Ave. on Sun: Aug 27, 2017 , Sun: Sep 3, 2017 & Sat Sep 9, 2017 from 12:00 noon – 3:00 pm
Contact Akram Khan (Principal) (613) 820-3865 ; Muazzam Orakzai (Vice-Principal) (819) 777-1979
Regular classes will be starting on Sunday September 10, from 9:30-1:00 InshaAllah.
JAK our dear guests and hosts for joining us and appreciating our community leaders and emerging young leaders.
Thanks to Ottawa Muslim Association for giving us the avenue and for sponsoring the event. Special thanks to our young program coordinators who made the event a success.