Ramadhan and Eid

Find out the range of activities you can get involved in during Ramadhan and Eid.

Ramadan  Workshops

Workshop for kids  to do arts and crafts for the Holy month of Ramadhan. A chance for children to share what they know about Ramadan and also learn more about this blessed month.

 

Date: 5th May 2018

Time: Oak Tree Centre

Venue: Harwich Road, CO4

Eid Workshops

Workshops for children to get into the festive spirit of Eid and learn together about the Eid celebrations that take place twice a year.  

 

Date: 9th June 2018

Time: Oak Tree Centre

Venue: Harwich Road, CO4

Youth Foodbank Collection

CICC’s Youth Circle are leading a collection for Colchester Foodbank. The colleection will run until the end of Ramadhan. 

Please see the poster for the shopping list.

Date: 26th May to 17th June

Contact us for collection points

Youth Foodbank Visit

CICC’s Youth Circle are leading a collection for Colchester Foodbank. The colleection will run until the end of Ramadhan. They will visit the foodbank to help out during their visit in Ramadhan.

Date: 2nd June 2018

Time: 12pm to 2pm

Venue: Colchester Foodbank, CO1

Contact us for collection points

Bring a Dish Iftaar Party

A wonderful opportunity for families to come together, celebrate Ramadhan and share the fast breaking meal (Iftaar) as a community. A wide selection of delicious homemade food is always expected. 

£5 per person

£15 per family

Date: 26th May 2018

Time: 8pm to 11pm

Venue: Marks Tey Village Hall, CO6 

Interfaith Iftar

CICC will be organising an Interfaith Iftar during Ramadhan 2018 to engage with the wider community to build new relationships and share our common values.

 

Date: TBC

Time: TBC

Venue: TBC

Sponsored Mosque Iftaar

CICC collected funds to sponsor a meal for the local congregation at Colchester Mosque. During Ramadhan, the Mosque organises fast breaking meals every evening. This is a wonderful opportunity for congregation to come together, celebrate Ramadhan and share the fast breaking meal (Iftaar) as a community. 

Date: 14th June 2018

Time: 9pm to 10pm

Venue: Colchester Mosque, CO1

Sponsored ISoc Iftaar 

CICC collected donations during Ramadhan to sponsor a meal at the University of Essex. The ISOC (Islamic Society) organises breaking fast meals (Iftars) everyday during Ramadhan for the Muslim students. CICC collaborated with them by sponsoring one of these meals, so no student would have to pay, nor would ISOC have to subsidize that meal.

 

Date: 9th and 12th June

Time: 9pm to 10pm

Venue: University of Essex

Social Gatherings

CICC have held several social gatherings to provide opportunity for the diverse muslim population to socialise with each other. One of the dinners celebrated cultural/ethnic difference with everyone bringing a dish from their background heritage.

 

Date: Please check back soon with details of the next social event. 

Time: TBC

Venue: TBC