New Imam and Taraweh Announcement

Aug-20 ICNL Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Br. Riyad Thabata has accepted the Imam position at the Islamic Center of New London effective November 1st, 2007. Imam Riyad is originally from Palestine where he did his Islamic studies and also became a Hafez of Qur'an.

He immigrated to the United States in 1991 residing in Patterson , New Jersey . During the period of 1991 through 2005, he was involved in teaching Islamic studies and Arabic in area Masajid- including holding position as Imam. He also completed a B.A. in Sociology. In 2005, he moved to Georgia as Imam at the Dalton Islamic Center. Please join us to welcome Imam Riyad to our community.

ICNL Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Hafez Abdul Salaam, who led Taraweh prayers at the Center last year, has agreed to a contract to lead Taraweh prayers during this Ramadan also.