•Supervisor of elections
Barry Gibson will hold a campaign party from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Hemingway House, 907 Whitehead St., Key West. Food, open bar offered. All are welcome. For more information, call 305-304-6439.
•Mosquito Control Board, District 1
Jillian Cranney-Gage will hold a meet-and-greet from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 19 at Conch Town Liquor & Lounge, 3340 N. Roosevelt Blvd., Key West. Free hors d'oeuvres, cash bar offered. It is a nonsmoking event.
Rick Ramsay will hold a meet-and-greet from 5 to 7 p.m. Oct. 19 in Kev's Café, at Bud N' Mary's Marina, Mile Marker 79, Islamorada. Free hors d'oeuvres, cash bar.
• Homeowner associations
The Island of Key Largo Federation of Homeowner Associations' general-election candidates forum will be held at 5 p.m. Wednesday at the Nelson Government and Cultural Center, Mile Marker 102, and be broadcast on Comcast Channel 76 and the county website.
Snacks and refreshments offered. Call 305-451-1906 for details.
• Hometown PAC
Hometown PAC will hold a forum for the general election candidates (including write-ins) from 5 to 8 p.m. Oct. 15 at the Conch Flyer Restaurant, on the second floor of the Key West International Airport. It will feature candidates for U.S. representative-District 26, Monroe County state attorney, clerk of court, Mosquito Control-District 3, School Board-District 3, and sheriff will participate.
Free food, cash bar offered. Go to www.hometownkeywest.com for details.
• Lower Keys Chamber
The Lower Keys Chamber of Commerce will host a candidates forum from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Oct. 16 at Boondocks Grille & Draft House, Mile Marker 27.5, Ramrod Key. Candidates for Mosquito Control, School Board, supervisor of elections, clerk of court, state attorney, state representative (District 120), state senator (District 39) and U.S. House of Representatives (District 26) will participate. For more information, call 305-872-2411 or email email@example.com.
• Business and Professional Women
The Upper Keys Business and Professional Women will host a political forum for all candidates running for office in Monroe County at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 17 at the Hilton Key Largo, Mile Marker 97. Cash bar offered. Tickets bought ahead of time are $40, $45 at the door. Call 305-522-1697 for details.
• GOP features GOPs
The Southernmost Republican Club's monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Oct. 23 at the Key West Yacht Club, 2315 N. Roosevelt Blvd., will feature Republican candidates in the Nov. 6 general election. Questions welcome. The event is open to Republicans. Dinner offered for $17. RSVP at 305-766-9919.
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