May 28th, 2:00 PM
It's a Date!
The highly revered fruit of the date palm is an integral part of Islamic culture, its existence dating back to 4000 BC in Iraq. Mose will tell of its importance in the Middle East, as a food staple and trade commodity and its celebration in myth and history. She will share a tasting of several date varieties and suggested recipes. Mose Olenik, Administrator at the Mariposa is also a gourmet cook trained in classic cuisine.
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June 1st 12:00pm-4:30pm
S.O.A.P Human Trafficking Event
Volunteers will be trained, label hotel soaps with the National Human Trafficking Hotline and help spread awareness of human trafficking in New Hampshire. Location: Salvation Army, Manchester, NH. To register for the event contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit soapupnewhampshire.eventbrite.com
June 4th 7:00 PM
Islam 101 with Susan Mullens - Free!
Presented by the York Diversity Forum and part of "Bridging Cultures: Muslim Journeys Bookshelf Programs"
York Public Library, 15 Long Sands Road, York ME
June 11th 2:00 PM
Mariposa Afternoon: "Ferdowsi, the Persian Homer" - Free!
This talk, presented by Dr. Olga M. Davidson, author of the book Poet and Hero in the Persian Book of Kings, will explore the similarities between Ferdowsi and Homer as poetic figures.
Mariposa Museum & World Culture Center 26 Main Street, Peterborough NH
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June 13th 8:00 PM
Fundraiser Concert with Fatoumata Diawara, Rising Singer from Mali
The Music Hall, 131 Congress Street, Portsmouth NH
Presented by/Proceeds Benefit: Rain for the Sahel and Sahara
June 27th 7:00 PM
Book Discussion: Minaret
Muslim Journeys Book Discussion, sponsored by the NH Humanities Council
Peterborough Town Library, 2 Concord Street, Peterborough NH
Highland Scottish Games NH
The largest Scottish Festival in the Northeast!
Loon Mountain; More info: email@example.com