2010 ICNL News Archive

New York Hall of Science Field Trip [Gallery]

Dec-30 ICNL Sunday school field trip on Thursday, Dec 30, 2010

About 45 adults and 40 students have enjoyed the trip to New York Hall of Science, Queens, NY, and got a chance to experience the infamous "1001 inventions" exhibit in addition to many other activities and hands-on science exhibits.

Two buses left at 8:30 AM and returned 8:30 PM.


Faith Initiative Offers Choice

Dec-8 Faith Initiative offers choice - Norwich, CT- Norwich Bulletin



Eidul Adha Celebration [Gallery]

Nov-20 Eidul Adha celebration will be on Saturday Nov 20, 2010. Program starts at 12:00 and ends at 4:00 pm inshaAllah. Many activities for children and adults and includes catered lunch. Location: Jennings School. 50 Mercer Street, New London, CT 06320.


Eidul Adha [Gallery]

Nov-16 Eidul Adha Al Mubarak on Tuesday Nov 16, 2010, Takbeer starts at 7:30 AM, Prayer starts at 8:00 AM sharp inshaAllah.

Prayer Place: Groton Inn & Suites (Click here for directions), Please remember to bring a breakfast dish.

ICNL wishes all of our community and friends a happy Eid and Eid Mubarak.


Sunday School Visits Br Imran Ahmed [Gallery]

Oct-3 A group of ICNL Sunday school students visit Br Imran Ahmed who had a knee surgery and was recovering at Beechwood Rehab Center in New London. The students learned about the importance of visiting the sick.

There are many ahadeeth which speak of this virtue, such as the words of the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him): "When the Muslim visits his (sick) Muslim brother, he is harvesting the fruits of Paradise until he returns." Narrated by Muslim, 2568.


Sunday School Registration

Sep-19 ICNL Sunday School Registration started on Sunday Sep 19 2010.

Eid Carnival

Sep-12 ICNL Eid celebration in joint with Eid Carnival organized by the MCC at Lake Compounce on Sep 12, 2010.

Eidul Fitr [Gallery]

Sep-10 Eidul Fitr al Mubarak will be on Friday, September 10, 2010, Prayer Place: Pavilion 1 Washington Park, Groton, CT

Time: Takbir 7:30; Salaat 8:30 (sharp). Request to Community: Bring breakfast snacks.


Annual Fund Raiser

Aug-28 ICNL invites you to attend our fund raiser after Maghrib on Saturday Aug 28 to raise funds to the A/C project. Please note that the DINNER will be served AFTER the fund raiser- which must not last more than 15-20 minutes (max).

Sharing Ramadan

Aug-22 ICNL and CAIR-CT invite you for an Iftar meal and Sharing Ramadan evening on Sunday Aug 22 starting at 6:15 pm at Conn. College, in New London.

How to have a healthy Ramadan

Aug-21 ICNL invites all sisters to attend a special event on "How to have a healthy Ramadan" by sister Mubarakah Ibrahim, CPT (Certified Personal Trainer).

This session will be on Saturday Aug 21 after Iftar at the ICNL Masjid.

For more information about sis Mubarakah Ibrahim please visit the websites below:


Ramadan Announcement

Aug-11 The first day of the month of Ramadan will be on: Wednesday Aug 11, 2010

Byle's Parking Lot will be available at Iftars on Saturdays and Sundays only starting 7 PM to 11 PM

NH Hiking [Gallery]

Jul-31 NH Hiking Trip on July 31 to Aug 1, 2010. A group of 14 brothers hiked the Lincoln mountain in NH. It was a memorable trip for everyone.


Annual Barbeque Picnic [Gallery]

Time: 3:00 PM-10:30 PM. Roads will be closed ~4:00 PM

This event will be parallel to the fireworks event which will be held at the Thames river.


Rally Demonstration

June-11 Rally Demonstration: ICNL urges you to join us in a Rally Demonstration this Friday, June 4th in front of the Abraham Ribicoff Federal Building in Hartford. Co-sponsored by: Masjid Al-Islam, Mohammed Islamic Center of Hartford, Islamic Center of New London, Berlin Islamic Center, We Refuse to Be Enemies, Old Lyme Congregational Church, Middle Eastern Crisis Committee...

"It is imperative that President Obama not only speak out strongly against this massacre of civilians but also demonstrate our nation's outrage at Israel's brutal actions by taking concrete steps to end the humanitarian siege imposed on Gaza with America's support," CAIR National Executive Director Nihad Awad. "Our nation must now work to end the inhumane and illegal siege on Gaza."

Date: Friday, June 4, 2010, Time: 3:00 PM, Place: Federal Building 450 Main ST Hartford, CT.

Graduation Day [Gallery]

June-6 ICNL Sunday school Graduation day...

Graduation event starts 10:00 am on Sunday June 6 inshaAllah

Time: 10:00 am - Dohor, Place: ICNL Masjid.


Muslimahs' GetAway 2010

May-14-16 Muslimahs' GetAway 2010.. Register online with MANA. Date: May 14-16, 2010.

Potluck/BBQ [Gallery]

Apr-11 ICNL Monthly Potluck /BBQ will be held on Sunday April 11th 2010 InshaAllah starting at 1 PM. The organizing committee realizes that it is hard for families to spare time for cooking and suggestions made to hold a BBQ instead.To defer the cost of the event the committee is recommending donations of $10 for single & $25/Family. Please sign up at the special box for this purpose in the masjid and join other brothers, sisters & families InshaAllah.


Farewell for Br. Mohammed Nihlawi [Gallery]

Feb-6 ICNL community Farewell for Br Mohammed Nihlawi.

ICNL invites you to attend a community Farewell gathering for Br. Mohammed Nihlawi and his family to wish them the best in their upcoming move. Bring your favorite dish to share. Saturday Feb 6, 2010 Between Asr (3:00 pm) and Maghrib time at the ICNL Masjid.


ICNL General Body Meeting

Jan-9 ICNL General Body Meeting scheduled for Saturday January 9th InshaAllah open to the ICNL community. A community potluck lunch will be held followed by the meeting.