International Cultural Center

Events

FCWG Joint Subcommittee Meeting

Please save the date for our upcoming Montgomery County Faith Community Working group (FCWG) Joint Subcommittee Meeting todiscuss our ongoing and future FCWG initiatives. Click here to view meeting agenda. WHEN: Thursday, November 5 5:30 to 7:30pm WHERE: Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Rockville 100 Welsh Park Drive Rockville, MD 20850 RSVP: Click here to register Email fcwg2013@gmail.com for […]

  • Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Rockville, 100 Welsh Park Drive Rockville, MD 20850
  • 5:30pm-7:30pm

  • November 5, 2015

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Faith Leaders Response Team (FLRT) Meeting; Open to Faith Leaders Only

What Can We do About Dangerous Speech? There has been an alarming rise in the proliferation of speech that incites violence, both in person and online. The FCWG would like to explore what are some community-based solutions to reducing the proliferation of such venomous words but in a way that respects our constitutional protections of […]

  • Shaare Torah Congregation, 1409 Main St, Gaithersburg, MD 20878
  • 7:30 PM-9:00 PM

  • October 29, 2015

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Youth Against Hunger – October 25th

Please join us for our community service project Youth Against Hunger, and celebrate Montgomery County’s Annual Community Service Week. Let’s roll up our sleeves and work to help our neighbors in need and enhance our community.   Youth Against Hunger bridges the inter-group divide by bringing a wide variety of Montgomery County residents together to […]

  • ICC, 19650 Club House Road Suite 205
  • 3:00 PM- 5:00 PM

  • October 25, 2015

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Families, Faith, and Your School: Parent Academy – Sunday, October 18

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 including tips on excused absences, how to communicate with teachers and counselors regarding your concerns, tips on […]

  • Muslim Community Center (MCC) 15200 New Hampshire Rd, Silver Spring MD
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

  • October 18, 2015

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Law Enforcement Summit: Bringing Together Youth and Law Enforcement

Please join the International Cultural Center at the upcoming Youth & Law Enforcement Summit. This summit will involve a dialogue on youth advocacy, community policing, strategies for curbing violence, and building trust within our community. LUNCH & SSL HOURS WILL BE PROVIDED!

  • 101 Education Blvd. Gaithersburg High School Cafeteria
  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

  • October 16, 2015

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An Interfaith Event: Extremism in our Community and How to Combat it – Sunday October 11

The International Cultural Center  invites you to attend an interfaith event to learn about: “Extremism in our Community and How to Combat it.” The event will feature the following speakers: Dr. Hedieh Mirahmadi, President of WORDE Seamus Hughes, Deputy Director at GW Center for Cyber and Homeland Security  Rabbi Sunny Shnitzer, BJC Sheikh Jalil, Idara-e-Jaferia

  • Idara-e-Jaferia Islamic Center, 3140 Spencerville Rd, Burtonsville, MD 20866
  • 4:30-6:30

  • October 11, 2015

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2015 New Americans Expo

Crossroads Director, Nouf Bazaz moderated a panel at the New Americans Expo on Profiling, Discriminating and Stereotyping: Challenges that Affect New Immigrants Trying to Get Ahead,” on October 4, 2015. The Expo is an annual event for public officials, nonprofits, and local businesses to showcase their services to the community, especially to immigrants living in Montgomery County who […]

  • October 11, 2015

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Assisting Syrian Refugees

On Friday, September 25, 2015, Catholic Charities’ HQ in Baltimore hosted a meeting with MD Senator Ben Cardin and local refugee agencies to discuss the Syrian and other refugee resettlement concerns. ICC Crossroads was represented by the program’s founder, Hedieh Mirahmadi. Since June 2015, ICC Crossroads has launched a GoFundMe campaign and has collected dozens […]

  • 761 W Hamburg St, Baltimore, MD 21230
  • 10:30-11:30

  • September 25, 2015

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Montgomery County Friendship Picnic – Sun., Sept. 20

FRIENDSHIP PICNIC Sun, Sept 20 This is a county wide initiative that brings together communities with diverse cultures and faiths for a picnic with food and fun. WHEN Sunday, September 20 from 1:00 to 5:00pm WHERE Wheaton Regional Park 2000 Shorefield Road, Wheaton, MD 20902

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

  • September 22, 2015

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Friendship Picnic – September 20, 2015

Thank you to the many volunteers, and everyone who came out to make the Friendship Picnic such a smashing success! Over 1500 people attended, and 40 kosher pizzas were served throughout the course of the day. Volunteers included many MCPS students, giving them the opportunity to earn Student Service Learning hours while giving back to […]

  • Wheaton Regional Park, 2000 Shorefield Road
  • 1:00-5:00 PM

  • September 20, 2015

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