Children study the Qur'an during class at the Islamic Society of Wisconsin Green Bay Mosque at 1512 Velp Ave. An open house was held Saturday at the mosque.
Local Muslims are working to clear misconceptions that exist about their faith, inviting community members to their place of worship.
The Green Bay mosque of the Islamic Society of Wisconsin and other mosques nationwide regularly host open houses to strengthen community outreach and diminish hostility toward Muslims.
Non-Muslims are invited for a tour of the mosque, a lecture on Islam, a question-and-answer session and to witness prayer. ...