First Portland Muslim International Cultural Festival

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Saturday, July 8, 2017 - 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Director Park: 877 SW Taylor Street, Portland, OR 97205

We are pleased to announce that the preparations for the first annual Portland International Muslim Cultural Festival, "Silk Road Echoes," are well underway. This festival, the first of its kind in the Pacific Northwest, aims to highlight modern artistic expressions and present the best of Muslim Cultural tradition while promoting awareness of Muslim cultures among American Muslims and the broader American audience.

Please join us for this celebration of the diverse cultures and traditions of Muslims, representing over 42 ethnic groups in Portland, to bridge greater understanding and dialogue.

Festival will feature:

  • Cultural Performances and music
  • Food from around the world
  • International market experience
  • Arts, crafts, henna, and Islamic calligraphy
  • Resources and learning opportunities

For more information, please visit our website: www.pdxmuslims.org

This program is made possible with the support of:PortlandParksAndRecreation

 

Sponsors:

  • Office of Neighborhood Involvement
  • Multnomah County Cultural Coalition/Oregon Cultural Trust

We Refuse to Be Enemies

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FREE Social Justice Leadership Workshops for Youth - Open to ALL

Do you want to build bridges with others who don't look or live like you? Are you passionate about social justice? In these active workshops we will use art, education, and peer collaboration to build skills that make us more powerful advocates and allies in our communities. Register online at: Multnomah County Library

Click HERE for the flier


Vision Boards

Thursday, June 29th 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Capitol Hill Library: 10723 SW Capitol Hwy

Harness the power of you + the power of art to create your reality.


Spark a Reaction

Thursday, July 20th 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Capitol Hill Library: 10723 SW Capitol Hwy

For teens who want to have a positive impact in their communities but aren't quite sure how to begin.


Building Community + Inspiring Youth Voice

Thursday, August 24th 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Capitol Hill Library: 10723 SW Capitol Hwy

Your story matters. Youth from Momentum Alliance will facilitate games and activities that helps build leadership skills and promote youth voice.

Groceries and Gifts @ MET's Gift Shop

New Items in Stock! Come and see for yourself!

We are pleased to announce the arrival of brand new grocery and ethnic items at MET's Gift Shop. Please stop by to shop at our store and support our students' education. All proceeds go towards the Oregon Muslim Youth (OMY) programs at the Muslim Educational Trust.

Come and sample a variety of products including:
Halal, hand-slaughtered chicken, rice, coffee, tea, fava beans, spices, cheese, lentils, honey, zamazam water, and more...

HOURS: Monday thru Friday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm