City Council candidate forums
Oct. 17: East Heights United Methodist Church, 4407 E. Douglas, Forum on Poverty with Wichita Circles, 6:30 p.m.
Oct. 24: Location TBA, Wichita Urban Professionals and Young Professionals of Wichita candidate mixer, 5:30 p.m.
Nov. 2: Friends University (Davis Hall 114), 2:30 p.m.
Candidates: District 1, Brandon Johnson, Mike Kinard; District 3, James Clendenin, William Stofer; District 6, Cindy Claycomb, Sybil Strum.
Wichita Board of Education candidate forums
Oct. 7: Candidate forum at Service Employees International, 3340 W. Douglas, hosted by Women for Kansas, noon
Candidates: District 1, Betty Arnold, Ben Blankley; District 2, Julie Hedrick, Trish Hileman, Debra Washington; District 5, Peter Grant, Mike Rodee; District 6, Walt Chappell, Shirley Jefferson, Ron Rosales.