HARVEYS LAKE — The Republican Committee of Harveys Lake will hold a “meet the candidates” social 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at FishTales Bar & Grill. The event will include complimentary snacks and beverages, with a cash bar.
Committee members Sandra Serhan and Santo Agati invite voters to meet the following candidates for borough offices: Clarence Hogan, mayor; Carol Samson, Richard Haas and Fran Kopko, council; and Jennifer Sutton Johnson, tax collector.
Contact event chairman Richard Haas at 570-852-1175 for more information.
LUZERNE — A re-election campaign event for Luzerne County Councilwoman Linda McClosky Houck will be held 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 16 at Holy Family Parish Hall, 574 Bennett St., Luzerne.
The event is open to the public and will include light refreshments.
LARKSVILLE — Jim Fender, Joe Mazur and Thomas Pieczyncki will host a meet-and-greet for Luzerne County Council candidate Renee Ciaruffoli-Taffera and political candidates 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 16 at Fiddler’s Green Irish Pub, State Street, Larksville.
Food and refreshments will be served.
WILKES-BARRE — The Downtown Residents Association is sponsoring a Luzerne County candidates forum 7 to 9 p.m. Oct. 21 at Wilkes University’s Henry Center Ballroom, 84 W. South St. Candidates running for county council and controller will speak.
Admission is free. Call 570-826-0410 for more information.
WILKES-BARRE TWP. — The Wilkes-Barre Township Republican Committee will meet at 7 p.m. today at the township fire hall at 150 Watson St. Spaghetti dinner ticket returns are due. The public is welcome.
LUZERNE COUNTY — The Michelle Bednar for Luzerne County Controller Committee has scheduled two upcoming meet-and-greet events:
• Oct. 20, 2 to 5 p.m. at The Red Mill, 340 S. Main St., Pittston. State Rep. Mike Carroll, D-Avoca, will be the master of ceremonies. An $8 donation will include music, food and refreshments.
• Oct. 25, 7 to 9 p.m. at the West Side Social Club, 711 McAlpine St., Avoca. An $8 donation will include music, food and refreshments.