International Cultural Center

Events

FCWG Faith Leaders Meeting (Previously known as FCWG Quarterly Meeting)

Please save the date to join Montgomery County Faith Community Working Group Faith Leaders Meeting. Faith leaders will be introduced to anti-racism training, small group exercises, and encouraged to engage their faith communities in grass-roots inter-racial, inter-faith dialogues in the fall and winter. Racism is the foundation for Xenophobia, Islamophobia and other forms of discrimination, […]

  • Muslim Community Center 15200 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20905
  • 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

  • September 28, 2016

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Montgomery County Annual Friendship Picnic, 2016

Please save the date to join the Montgomery County Annual Friendship Picnic that brings together communities with diverse cultures and faiths. Food and drinks will be provided so everyone may relax and enjoy the afternoon! Kosher, Halal, Vegetarian and Traditional Cusines! We kindly request that you bring one non-perishable food item, which will be donated […]

  • Wheaton Regional Park, 2000 Shorefield Road, Wheaton, MD 20902
  • 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

  • September 25, 2016

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2016 BACK TO SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE; Deadline: Friday, July 29

Did you know: 35% of kids in Montgomery County can’t afford school supplies? Extend your hand to help a needy child today! Donate school supplies or sponsor a student by donating $25 to ICC. Deadline: Friday, July 29 2016 SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST INCLUDES: Pencil Box/Pouch 1″ Binders Pack of Dividers Loose leaf paper (wide and […]

  • July 29, 2016

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Families, Faith and Your School

Parents and families are invited to a special afternoon of learning facilitated by Montgomery County’s Faith Community Working Group (FCWG) and MCPS’ Office of Community Engagement and Partnerships (OCEP). Parents will receive helpful information about navigating the school system and tips on how to deal with and report bullying. Stay tuned for details! When: Sunday, […]

  • Islamic Society of Germantown (ISG) 19825 Blunt Rd, Germantown, MD 20876
  • 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm

  • May 15, 2016

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JIDS Dialogue

The Jewish-Islamic Dialogue Society of Washington (JIDS) and the World Organization for Research Development and Education (WORDE) invite you to an interfaith discussion. Topic: Enough With Preaching to the Choir: How to Get Out the Message of the Interfaith Movement to a Wider Audience. Panelists: Imam Mohamed Magid, All Dulles Area Muslim Society (ADAMS) Dani […]

  • 19650 Club House Road, Suite 205, Montgomery Village, MD 20886
  • 2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

  • May 15, 2016

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Faith Leaders Response Team Meeting (Open to faith leaders only)

Given the recent terrorist attacks in Paris, Brussels and Lahore, leaders of all faith communities in Montgomery County are invited to gather and discuss how we are each dealing with these incidents within our congregations. Bring examples of your community’s hopes and concerns. Let’s discuss practical ways we can reduce anxiety and xenophobia in our […]

  • Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Rockville 100 Welsh Park Dr, Rockville, MD 20850
  • 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

  • May 12, 2016

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Responding to Anti-Islamic Rhetoric: Don’t Let History Repeat Itself

In light of recent anti-Islamic and anti-immigrant rhetoric, the International Cultural Center and the Gaithersburg Beloved Community Initiative are bringing together a diverse group of students and retired adults. Participants will explore how today’s events are connected to other historical events and determine strategies for moving forward. Students can earn SSL hours for participating and […]

  • 19650 Club House Road, Suite 205, Montgomery Village, MD 20886
  • 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

  • April 30, 2016

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Is Someone Recruiting Our Kids? – Sun., Feb. 7   

With over 900 active investigations against suspected ISIS-inspired operatives and other homegrown violent extremists – the threat of recruitment and radicalization of our youth is greater than ever before. WORDE invites you to join this timely event. SPEAKERS: Christian Picciolini Author, Romantic Violence, Memoirs of an American Skinhead Mubin Shaikh Author, Undercover Jihadi: Inside the […]

  • 19650 Club House Road, Suite 205, Montgomery Village, MD 20886
  • 4-6:30pm

  • February 7, 2016

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Stop Dangerous Speech – March 8 from 6:00-9:30pm

Dangerous speech, which fuels intolerance, hatred and violence is threatening to tear the social fabric of our society. On Tuesday, March 8, 2016 over 170 parents, teens and educators participated in our workshop  to learn how to build their own campaigns to stop dangerous speech online and in our communities.   SPEAKERS: Susan Benesch, Director […]

  • 1 Veterans Pl, Silver Spring, MD 20910
  • 6:00-9:30pm

  • January 28, 2016

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MCM Open House (Lunch will be provided) – Open to Public: Thu., Dec. 17

The International Cultural Center (ICC) in partnership with Montgomery County  Faith Community Working Group (FCWG) and Gaithersburg Interfaith Alliance (GIA) invites you to an open house to learn more about our Montgomery County Model (MCM), a unique public-private initiative with a core focus on preventing violent extremism through engagement, education, and prevention programs. Join us to learn about our progress, provide […]

  • ICC, 19650 Club House Road, Ste# 205 Montgomery Village, MD 20886
  • 12:00pm-1:00pm

  • December 17, 2015

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