Ku‘ikahi Mediation Center – May Events

“Finding Solutions, Growing Peace”
FREE BROWN BAG LUNCH SERIES
Thursday, May 18, 2017

Held monthly on Third Thursdays from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm at the Office of the Prosecuting Attorney at 655 Kilauea Avenue in Hilo. Each month an invited speaker presents a different topic. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own lunch, enjoy an informal and educational talk-story session, and meet others interested in “Finding Solutions, Growing Peace.” Free and open to the public. For more info, call Jenifer at 935-7844 x 1 or email jenifer@hawaiimediation.org.

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“Tools to Transform Conflict” Training Series
HONEST EXPRESSION: TRANSFORMING JUDGMENTS INTO FEELINGS AND NEEDS TO MAKE REQUESTS
Saturday, May 20, 2017

Facilitated by Mala’e Erickson, this workshop takes place from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Kea’au Community Center in Kea’au. The 6-hour workshop teaches participants how to manage emotions and judgements in order to honestly express themselves so others will listen. People can avoid misunderstandings, arguments, criticism, and blame by transforming the way they make requests. Learn to make neutral observations, state feelings/needs, and make requests using positive action language. Tuition is $60 (group discounts and partial scholarships available). For more info, call Jenifer at 935-7844 x 1 or email jenifer@hawaiimediation.org.

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