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September 27-28, 2020; Sunday - Monday
Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur 2020

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Rosh Hashanah: Begins on Friday, September 18 at sundown and ends at sundown on Sunday, September 20, 2020. (Jewish New Year)

Yom Kippur: Begins on Sunday, September 27 at sundown and ends at sundown on Monday, September 28, 2020.  (Day of Atonement)

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October 01, 2020 - Thursday
Mahatma Gandhi Week 2020 Contests

Houston, TX

A project to create a higher awareness of the inspiring life and work of Mahatma Gandhi to promote universal values of Truth, Non-Violence, Love & Service.  The contests are open to all children in Greater Houston. The winners of these contests will be recognized at 1000 Lights for Peace on Sunday, October 18, 2020.
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                To register for the contests please click here.

October 08-10, 2020; Thursday - Saturday
Manousso Elder and Adult Care Mediation Training October 2020

Elder and Adult Care Mediation Training

Elder and Adult Family Mediation Training ($600), specially discounted for family mediators. If you have questions, ask. Classes are held ONLINE until COVID reduction permits in Houston’s Uptown-Galleria

20 hours-MCLE/CEU 20 and 3 in ethics for JD, CPA, LPC, SW, HR,

Thursday, October 8th, 1 PM to 5 PM, Friday, October 9th and Saturday, October 10th, 2020, from 10 AM until 7:00 PM.

This is a terrific mediation model when divorce and child custody aren't your favorite clients, or if you like to help families. Lots of this work is done online, as well as in person.

See additional information here or at or email us at

October 16, 2020 - Friday
Peacebuilding Community Awards 2020

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The 2020 Peacebuilding Community Awards
October is Conflict Resolution Month!  To celebrate, the Dispute Resolution Center of Montgomery County, Inc. and the Association for Conflict Resolution Houston Peer Mediation Team are establishing the 2020 Peacebuilding Community Awards to recognize community members dedicated to peacebuilding in Harris or Montgomery County.  Nominations are due by October 16, 2020.
Nominees should excel in:
Establishing/promoting local peace initiatives; or 
Promoting peaceful conflicts resolution practices; or
Peace training for any age group.

Honorees will be recognized from these categories:
New Generation (18 – 25 years)
Community Member or Volunteer 
Details posted soon at

ACR International Conflict Resolution Day is October 15, 2020