Mark your calendar: All-candidate forums

Cowichan-Malahat-Langford and Saanich-Esquimalt-Sooke forums on Oct. 13 and 14.

The WestShore Chamber of Commerce and Pacific Centre Family Services Association are co-hosting an all-candidates forum for the Cowichan-Malahat-Langford riding starting at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 13 at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 91, 761 Station Ave.

The forum will be moderated by David Stocks and audience members will be given the opportunity to write down their questions, which will be drawn from a hat.

Voters in the Esquimalt-Saanich-Sooke riding get what may be a final chance to hear the views of their MP hopefuls, when the Metchosin Community Association hosts an all-candidates forum on Oct. 14 at 7 p.m. in the Metchosin Community Hall, 4401 William Head Rd.

Candidates from the four major parties have been invited. The Conservatives’ Shari Lukens, Green candidate Frances Litman, the Liberals’ David Merner,  and current Esquimalt-Juan de Fuca MP Randall Garrison of the NDP have confirmed they will be attending. MCA vice-president Johnny Carline will moderate.

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