‘Speed date’ a politician Nov. 18

Two more major events before municipal election on Nov. 19

There are still a couple of chances to get out and hear the candidates running for office.

Next Tuesday night (Nov. 15), the four men vying for the mayor’s chair will be at the Clarke Theatre, and questions will be taken from the floor. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the meeting starts at 7.

If a different twist, you can speed date a politician Friday, Nov. 18 from 7 to 9 p.m. at St. Andrew’s United Church. Candidates each have their own table situated around the hall perimeter, and you are invited to circulate, talking with any candidate you choose.

“We wanted a venue where we can be participants instead of spectators,” said organizer John Vissers. “Just two days before the election, we can meet the mayoralty and council candidates in an informal relaxed setting, discussing our concerns one-on-one.