Al-Meezan - Community Activities

Delivered by Al-Meezan
Note: this service is only for children and women

Apart from the structured learning Al-Meezan offers a wide variety of community services to support learners and the wider community.

  • Sakina (A friendship group for ladies over 50) - Tuesdays 10am-2.30pm.  Sakina group is a warm and friendly place, open to over 50s ladies looking for some time to relax, meet other like minded ladies and enjoy some Gup shup in an Islamic environment.  The group begins with some collective Quranic recitation for around half an hour aiming to complete a reading of the whole Quran in a yearly session.  This is followed by some gentle exercise promoting flexibility and general fitness.  Regular activities include knitting, gardening, painting, Arabic calligraphy and whatever else our participants suggest.  We have a number of annual day trips to various locations.  Participants bring their own lunch.  Cost is £12 per month.
  • Friendship Club (Children 6-12 years old) - Thursdays 6-7.30pm.  A unique environment for children between the ages of 6 -12 years to nurture positive friendships and grow their life skills.  The club begins with a circle time where the children learn a Surah of the Quran together, facilitating in memorisation of parts of the Quran. Children then enjoy an array of activities arranged in blocks throughout the year, which comprises of artistic, creative, sporting and general life skills.  Cost is a one off fee of £20 for new members then £12 per 4 week block.

Please confirm days and times prior to attending.  Classes currently have a waiting list, please get in touch to be added to this.

Service availability

Activities run August - June.  Individual activity times vary.  Office hours are below.

Monday
10am to 2pm
Monday
5pm to 7pm
Tuesday
10am to 2pm
Tuesday
5pm to 7pm
Wednesday
10am to 2pm
Wednesday
5pm to 7pm
Thursday
10am to 2pm
Thursday
5pm to 7pm
Saturday
10am to 12.30pm
Sunday
10am to 12.30pm

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