American Islamic College’s Hassan Institute for Interfaith Encounter and the Chicago History Museum invite you to a celebration of two intertwined Chicago Muslim stories: Dr. Shakeela Hassan and the Honorable Elijah Muhammad, two lives that became forever connected after their first encounter in the summer of 1956 in Chicago. Please come for a rich program to commemorate the transfer of stewardship of the Honourable Elijah Muhammad’s “Starry Crown” from Dr. Shakeela’s keeping to the Chicago History Museum, where it will be safeguarded, treasured, and displayed for generations to come.
Date: Saturday, October 7, 2023
Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Venue: American Islamic College – Auditorium
Parking: Limited parking on-site/street parking on Irving Park Rd.
Free & Open to the Public; Registration Required
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