The League of Women Voters of Polk County, NAACP of Lakeland and the Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a candidate forum from 5-8:30 p.m. Oct. 8 at the Coleman Bush Building, 1104 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. in Lakeland.

This is a free event to allow the public to get to know the candidates that will be on the November ballot.

Jessie Gomez, President, Polk County League of Woman Voters, Lakeland