​Welcome to the official website of Islamic Association of the Finger Lakes (IAFL). IAFL is a non-profit 501(c)(3) religious organization that serves the Muslim community of the greater Finger Lakes region. The IAFL started with humble beginnings in Big Flats, NY, in the year 1978. Since then, it has been an integral part of the wider Big Flats/Corning/Elmira community. Read more.


  • IAFL re-opens for daily prayers following Guidelines for Religious and Funeral Services as published by the office of Governor Andrew Cuomo. See details here

  • Eid Al-Fitr celebrated on May 24, 2020

  • What do our Neighbors Truly Believe? A 3-month series of events kicks off on February 23, 2020 in collaboration with the Kol Ami Jewish congregation and Corning 1st Presbyterian Church [currently on hold due to COVID-19 concerns]

  • Know your Muslim Neighbors, a 4-part series kicks off January 30, 2020, in collaboration with the Arts Council of Southern Finger Lakes [currently on hold due to COVID-19 concerns]

  • Screening: The Sultan and the Saint, Steuben County Library, November 15, 2019

  • Islamic Will Seminar by Dr. Abdul Majid Khan, October 27, 2019

  • New Hijri year 1441 begins August 31, 2019

  • Identity in Crisis by Noor Kids, Mar. 30, 2019

  • Prophetic Empathy by Shaykh Mikaeel Smith, Mar. 9, 2019

  • Qur'anic Transformation & Postures of Presence by Imam Wisam Sharieff, Sep. 22, 2018

  • Read more on our events and calendar

Prayer Times

Current Iqama times for congregational prayer services:







05:00 AM

01:30 PM

01:15 PM

06:30 PM

Sunset + 5 min

10:35 PM


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499 Hickory Grove Rd


NY 14845

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(607) 398-6455

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