The Islamic Society of Akron and Kent will host the next Kent Community Dinner at 5:30 p.m. Saturday at the Islamic Community Center, 152 E. Steels Corners Road, Cuyahoga Falls.
Hakeem Najeullah, of the board of directors at Islamic Society of Akron and Kent and All Together Now, Inc. will provide an introduction to Islam. Dr. Kara Ellis Skora of the Department of Religious Studies at the College of Wooster will offer the keynote address.
Kent State University students and members of Boy Scout Troop No. 257 will assist. Reservations are required by calling 330-922-9991. This is a dress affair. Modesty is a must. Those attending should bring a dessert (no gelatin, lard, or pork). Transportation will be provided for those needing a ride. Meet at 4:45 p.m. behind the United Church of Christ in Kent. For more information, call 330-678-8760.