Providing a "Safe Space" where open inquiry, dialogue, and discussion are encouraged if done so in the sincere pursuit of mutually shared increase in knowledge and understanding. Bringing hearts and minds together is indeed our PRIMARY goal, in following the example set forth by the Beloved Messenger of Allah, Muhammad (peace be upon him).
The Islamic Reading Room Chicago is currently open to the public only for classes and special events at this time while we update our space.
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Where Guidance Begins taught by Ustadh Ubaydullah Evans. Join us each Sunday from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm as we discover the Sirah of the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ.
Ustadh Ubaydullah Evans leads us in discussion on a variety of topics in response to your questions each Tuesday evening from 6:30 pm until 8:30 pm.
Various teachers and speakers on a diverse number of topics. Check back often for updated scheduling information.
Student group presentations are hosted at The Islamic Reading Room Chicago, typically on Fridays, and can be scheduled with Managing Director, Umar Ali, to learn about Islam from the viewpoint of a practing Muslim and observe the Friday prayer services and sermon.
Offsite group presentations can be scheduled with Managing Director, Umar Ali, to learn about Islam from the viewpoint of a practing Muslim.
Diverse speakers on a variety of subjects as they relate to Islam. Check back often for updated scheduling information.