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Thursday Night Youth Halaqas | Sr. Maryam Awwal & Hafiz Zaid Khanani

July 13, 2023 @ 7:30 pm 9:30 pm

For boys and girls ages 13-18, join us over three Thursday nights to strengthen the bonds of brotherhood and sisterhood, discuss contemporary issues, and connect together to Allah. These sessions will be led by Sr. Maryam Awwal and Hafiz Zaid Khanani.

Thursdays, July 13, 20, & 27 | 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. | Conference Room | Free; register at mcceastbay.org/summer-youth-halaqa

Maryam Awwal is a second-year Master of Arts student at Zaytuna College studying Islamic law and legal theory. She has a master’s in Counseling Psychology from the Wright Institute and is pursuing an associate’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy and Professional Clinical Counseling.

She also has a BA in Liberal Arts & Islamic Studies from Zaytuna College and a BA in Economics from UC Davis. After graduating, she hopes to further her education in various sacred Islamic sciences and support the development of sound Muslim communities in the West.

Zaid Khanani
 is a Marriage and Family Therapy trainee with the City of Fremont, Youth, and Family Services. He graduated from Zaytuna College and completed his Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology at the Wright Institute. Hafiz Zaid continues his formal Islamic Studies with local teachers and scholars overseas. He is a former Islamic Studies teacher at Northstar Islamic School and teaches numerous online classes.

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(925) 485-1786

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Pleasanton, CA 94588 United States
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