Islamic Society of Northern Wisconsin (ISNW) Altoona Masjid 527 2nd St, Altoona, WI 52773 info@altoonamasjid.com (715) 831-1560
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Events (Apr 24 – 30)

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NEXT WEEK’S EVENTS:
Wednesday, April 26, 6:00 p.m.

  • Visitors* from a local school. Presentation by our youth: Br. Mobeen and Srs. Aya and Nazish.
  • We encourage our middle school students to attend this event, to watch and learn. It will be your turn to give these presentations in just a few years, insha Allah! 🙂
Friday, April 28, at salaat ul jumuah

  • Visitors* from CVTC – Kristi Hagen and faculty, staff & students.

Sunday, April 30, 12 to 4 p.m.UWEC International Folk Fair – Location: Davies Center

  • 12:00 to 12:20 p.m. Presentation by Dr. Shoaib Naseem
    A Melody to Cure all Malady: Qur’anic Solution for Social Discord
    Location: “The Cabin” (inside the Davies Center)
  • 12 to 4 p.m. Booth by Islamic Society of Northern Wisconsin – Altoona Masjid Youth
    Featuring:

    • Display of Islamic information and cultural items
    • Traditional homemade Egyptian food for sale
    • Muslim Jeopardy
    • Interfaith buttons for sale
    • Henna
    • and more!

Sunday, April 30 – NO SUNDAY SCHOOL

  • Please attend the International Folk Fair!

Events

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Friday, April 14, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.: Visitors* from First Congregational – Julie Horman-Weinkauf and confirmation students. Presentation by our youth: Br. Mobeen and Srs. Aya and Nazish.

Sunday, April 16, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.: Easter Sunday annual volunteering with Temple Sholom at The Community Table.
>>Please contact Sister Sadie if you’re interested in volunteering for all or part of the time.

Sunday, April 16, 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.: Sunday School as usual (High School and Middle School students are encouraged to volunteer at the Community Table from 1:00 to 2:45 p.m.)

Events

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Tuesday, April 4: Make sure you go out and vote today! Every vote will count because only 20% turnout is expected! https://myvote.wi.gov/en-us/FindMyPollingPlace

Friday, April 7, 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.: Visitors* at Salaat ul Jumu’ah (Friday prayer) – Steve Fink and UWEC religious studies students.

>>Also, we will start collecting donations to bring to the Community Table, insha Allah. So bring your pocket change to jumu’ah!

Sunday, April 9, 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.: Visitors* from Hammond, Wisconsin – Tim Scott and St. Mary’s Parish students. Presentation by our youth: Br. Mobeen and Srs. Aya and Nazish.

Sunday, April 9, 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.: Sunday School as usual

Friday Prayer

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Friday prayer at 1:15 pm (till 1:55 pm).

Eid Mubarak

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ISNW Altoona Masjid

wishes the community a Happy Eid – Eid Mubarak

TaqabbalAllah minna wa minkum

May Allah accept from me and you!

eid mubrak

Eid Prayer followed by community breakfast:

Eid prayer will be at the Masjid (527 2nd St. West, Altoona, WI 54720) on Monday  July 28th at 7:30 AM at the Masjid will be lead by Imam Tamer AbdelAziz, Takbeerat will start at 7:15 AM

Please bring any breakfast foods to join the community in a breakfast after Salaah to celebrate & socialize.

For details on Eid and how to perform the prayer, click here to read this post.

The following is how the Eid prayer will be performed tomorrow

  1. The Eid prayer is 2 units(rak’at) followed by a Khutbah (sermon)
  2. It starts with the first takbeer (raising hands to ear and then folding them with each AllahuAkbar)
  3. Then there will be 7 takbeers (as described in #2), these are besides the Takbeerat alIhram(takbeer to start the prayer). The takbeer (AllahuAkbar) should not be repeated out loud by the congregation, but only said out loud by the Imam/Prayer leader.
  4. Then the rest will follow the usual prayer as usual until the second unit begins – Fatihah, a Surah, ruku(bowing) then 2 sujoods (prostrations)
  5. After coming up from the last prostration of the first rakat (unit) there will follow it 5 takbeers (as described in #2)
  6. And then the rest of the prayer will follow and the prayer then ends followed by a short Eid Khutbah (sermon)

Some Sunnahs (Recommended actions) of Eid:

  1. To perform ghusl (ritual bath) before going to the prayer.
  2. To eat an odd number of dates before leaving one’s house for the prayer.
  3. for men and women to wear their best clothes for the ‘Eid prayer not necessarily new, that adheres to proper Islamic ettiquette
  4. To go out to prayer by one route and to return by another.
  5. To perform the takbeer starting from the Maghrib prayer prior to the prayer until the prayer.

Muslim Essentials Meeting 3: July 27th: Discussion Points

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asSalaam’alaykum,

Meeting will start at 2PM with the Dhuhr(afternoon) prayer and will end around 5PM followed by Asr(evening) prayer

1. Review Session 2 – Hereafter/Day of Judgement, Purification and prayer, and Zakat/Obligatory Charity

2. Fasting/Sawm

3. Hajj – the Pilgrimage

4. Ihsan and what it means, and how to attain it

5. Seeking Knowledge

6. Dawah – Inviting and informing others about Islam

We will try to complete the above in our next session insha’Allah.

When: Sunday, August 3rd @ 2PM

Where: Lake Altoona Park – same as last year.
604 Beach Rd
Altoona, WI 54720

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ISNW Altoona Masjid Annual Expenses from Ramadan 2013 to 2014
Category Amount per month Amount per year
ANNUAL FIXED EXPENSES
A. RELIGIOUS AND CHILDRENS EDUCATIONS SERVICES 1000 12000
B. MASJID REGULAR EXPENSES
ELECTRICITY 200 2400
INSURANCE 800
TELEPHONE/INTERNET 150 1800
CLEANING 200 2400
SNOW/GRASS 100 1200
SECRETARY 200 2400
TOTAL 23000
2014 MOSQUE UPGRADES
WALL PAINT 1500
DRY WALL 600
WALL TRIM & PAINT 300
WINDOWS TRIM & PAINT 300
ONE WINDOW REPLACEMENT 180
SPEAKERS PLACEMENT UPGRADE 300
ELECTRIC NEW FIXTURES 250
TWO ELECTRIC HEATERS 500
THREE EXIT SIGNS 450
TWO DOORS UPGRADE 200
ELECTRIC WIRING UP TO CODE 700
THREE OSCILLATING FANS 750
FROZEN PIPE
EXCAVATION 500
PLUMBING 500
CITY FROZEN PIPE FEE 450
SEWAGE PIPE REPAIR
THREE OLD PIPE UPGRADES 1350
CARPET RE STRETCHING 400
NEW CARPET 400
NEW CARPET INSTALLATION 400
2 ELECTRIC SMOKE DETECTORS 150
TOTAL 10180
GRAND TOTAL TO FUND-RAISE 33180