The League of Women Voters of Ventura County will sponsor or co-sponsor a series of free candidate forums through September and October ahead of the Nov. 6 elections. The forums will feature local candidates vying for positions ranging from the Ventura Unified School District to Oxnard Mayor and Thousand Oaks City Council, and all will be open to the public.

The schedule is as follows:

Thursday, Sept. 20, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at DeAnza Middle School, 2060 Cameron St., Ventura
6:30-7 p.m. Ventura Unified School District, Area 1 (3 candidates)
7:05-7:45 p.m. Ventura City Council, District 1 (4 candidates)
7:50-8:30 p.m. Ventura County Community College District (4 candidates)

Monday, Sept. 24, 6:45-9:00 p.m. at City Council Chambers, 305 W. Third St., Oxnard
6:45-7:30 p.m. Oxnard mayor (3 candidates)
7:35-9 p.m. Oxnard City Council, Districts 1 and 2 (7 candidates)

Tuesday, Sept. 25, 7-8:30 p.m., at City Council Chambers, 250 N. Ventura Road, Port Hueneme
Port Hueneme City Council (5 candidates)

Wednesday, Sept. 26; 6:45-9 p.m. at City Council Chambers, 2929 Tapo Canyon Road, Simi Valley
6:45-7:25 p.m. mayor (5 candidates)
7:30-9 p.m. City Council (9 candidates)

Thursday, Sept. 27, 7-8:30 p.m. at Oak View Park and Resource Center Multipurpose Room,
555 Mahoney Ave., Oak View
7-7:40 p.m. Casitas Muni Water District, Division 4 (2 candidates)
7:45-8:30 p.m. Ventura Unified School Board, District 1 (3 candidates)

Thursday, Sept 27, 6:45-9 p.m. at South Oxnard Senior Center, 200 E. Bard Road, Oxnard
6:45-7:30 p.m. Oxnard mayor (3 candidates)
7:35-9 p.m. Oxnard City Council, District 5 and 6 (7 candidates)

Monday, Oct. 1, 7-7:50 p.m. at City Council Chambers, 250 Central Ave., Fillmore
Fillmore City Council (3 candidates)

Tuesday, Oct. 2, 7-8:45 p.m. at Ojai Boyd Center, 510 Park Road, Ojai
7-7:40 p.m. Ojai mayor (2 candidates)
7:45-8:45 p.m. Ojai City Council (4 candidates)

Wednesday, Oct. 3, 6:30-9 p.m. at Citrus Glen Elementary School, 9655 Darling Road, Ventura
6:30-7 p.m. Ventura Unified School District, Area 4 (3 candidates)
7:05-8:45 p.m. Ventura City Council, District 4, 5 and 6 (11 candidates)

Thursday, Oct. 4, 7-8:30 p.m. at the Community/Senior Center, 530 W. Main St., Santa Paula
7-8:30 p.m. Santa Paula City Council (6 candidates). Co-sponsor, Santa Paula Chamber of Commerce.

Tuesday, Oct. 9, 6:30-9 p.m. at City Council Chambers, 601 Carmen Drive, Camarillo
6:30-7:10 p.m. California Assembly District 44 (2 candidates)
7:20-9 Camarillo City Council (9 candidates)

Wednesday, Oct. 17, 7-9 p.m. at City Council Chambers (also known as Scherr Forum), Thousand Oaks Civic Center, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks
7-9 p.m. Thousand Oaks City Council Candidates (11 candidates)

For more information, please visit our website at www.my.lwv.org/california/ventura-county.