A Day in Honor of Islamic Art and Culture was held at the Bolton Library and hosted by the Sunny Side Club.
As part of the worldwide Muslim Arts and Culture Festival (MACFEST), the library was decorated in color.
Among the attractions were headscarves with workshops, poetry, henna, calligraphy and other fine arts.
What a fantastic family celebration! #macfestbolton 2022 @MACFESTUK @DianeHawkinsDL @boltoncouncil @boltonathome @GMMH_NHS @BoltonLMS @QaisraShahraz @FazilaFoods @sunnyside_club
Thanks to all the volunteers, library, artists, young poets, the Deputy Lieutenant, the Mayor of Bolton. pic.twitter.com/Fz98ATXbKi
— Muslim Art and Culture Festival (@MACFESTUK) June 26, 2022
The event was attended by the Mayor of Bolton, Cllr Akhtar Zaman and Deputy Lieutenant of Greater Manchester Diane Hawkins.
A MACFEST spokesperson said: “What a fantastic family event.
“MACFEST Bolton 2022 celebrated the diversity of the city.
“Thank you to all the volunteers, library, artists, young poets, the deputy lieutenant, the mayor of Bolton.”