Monday, June 18, 2018


Eid Dinner - Jun 15 - 6.30 PM - Moore Memorial Park
DAIC invites everyone in the community for the Eid dinner (catered) to celebrate this joyous occasion.   When: Jun 15, 6.30 PM (after Asr prayer)   Where: Big Bluestem Shelter, Moore Memorial Park, 3050 Northridge Pkwy, Ames, IA    
Zakat-al-Fitr - closed
  We are no longer accepting zakat-al-fitr for distribution for this year. Please check back next year.   Any contribution to zakat-al-fitr will be considered as sadaqah from today (6/14/2018).   Thank you for allowing us to serve you!   -DAIC Management
Eid-al-Fitr Mubarak! (Jun 15)
  Eid-al-Fitr will be on Jun 15 (Friday).   DAIC wishes a blessed Eid for Muslims in Ames and surroundings and all over the world! May Allah accept our fastings and good deeds!   There will be two Eid prayers at DAIC. The first one will be at 7.30 AM and the second one will be at 9.30 AM.   Eid dinner will be on the evening of Eid (Jun 15).   Request: Please leave the first row of parking for elders and women! JazakumAllahu khairan!
Eid gift for children
Please sign up in the below link if you wish to purchase a gift and have it presented to your child(ren) after Eid dinner (Jun 15).   Gifts may be dropped off at Masjid (to the babysitter, Sr. Salwa or Br. Saqer) before or after Taraweeh prayer. The last date to drop off the gift is Jun 13.   You can wrap the gift or we wrap it for you! The ONLY request is that the gift's value does NOT exceed $10.   If there are enough
DAIC Volunteer
Ramadan singles iftar sign up
Ramadan singles iftar sign up sheet is available in this link Please assist us by indicating which dates you plan on attending so that we can plan accordingly. You can simply enter your initials if you don't prefer to enter your full name.
Support OUR Darul Arqum Islamic Center!
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Camp for Adults
Age limit: 18+ (brothers only) Registration deadline: Thursday, February 22 Registration link:
Second Friday Prayer
The Islamic Center will host two Friday prayers starting Friday January 15th. The first Friday prayer will start at 12:15, the second one will start at 1:15.
The Islamic school will start the spring semester on the 24th of January
The Islamic school will start the spring semester on Sunday the 24th of January in shaa Allah. The school will be from 10:30- 1:30.
Islamic Center of Ames Condemns the terrorists attack in Paris
The Islamic Center of Ames condemns the barbaric terrorist attacks on French civilians. These acts are totally unacceptable and outrageous. We condemn these terrorist attacks in the strongest possible terms. They may call themselves "Islamic State" but their actions are barbaric and against the teachings of Islam. Our prayers are with those innocent people who were murdered or hurt in any way, by these terrorists. We strongly urge that these criminals be brought to justice and meet the full
Community Extend Support To Ames Muslims
Outpouring of Support - Ames Tribune:  
Quran Halaqa For Improving Memorization and Recitation
Every Friday and Saturday, after Isha Prayer   By: Ahmed Saman