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Pre-Ramadan Storytime for Children | Sr. Eman Kourtam

March 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

A Joyful Ramadan Story and Planner for kids! Zain and Mima are so excited that Ramadan is here!

They want to fast, just like their parents. Their Mama tells them they can try but explains that Ramadan is not only about fasting. Ramadan is also about being the best people we can be! Join Zain and Mima as they learn about the best Ramadan manners!

Join us for a read-aloud for children to learn the significance of Ramadan and how to make it the best Ramadan ever inshaAllah!

6 p.m. to 7 p.m. | Sunday, March 10 | MCC Conference Room | Free | For parents & all youth, particularly ages 5 to 10 | Join us in person or watch virtually at

We will have books for sale on-site at a discounted price in the MCC Lobby.

About the Author
Eman Kourtam is a Muslim-American Egyptian who lives in California. She is a devoted mother of two wonderful kids: Zaineldeen and Maryam. She has a BA in Integrated Marketing communications. She is a health coach. She enjoys cooking, skiing, horseback riding, and writing stories for my kids.

Her book series “Zain and Mima’s Adventures” came to life while trying to instill important values in her kids in a fun, dynamic way. She wanted to show her children love for their Islamic faith and to grow up to be wonderful, caring human beings. She began by writing stories about real-life situations they went through as a family to impart important values and lessons they can learn along the way. Her children resonated with the stories about them and asked their mom to read them at bedtime each night. After four years, on a whim, Eman shared one of her stories on her Instagram. Commentators expressed joy and asked how they could purchase the story. The rest is history …