GARDINER — The Gardiner Public Library will host two candidate forums. The first forum will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 7, and will feature the candidates running for the Gardiner City Council and mayor seats.

The library will host a state candidates’ forum at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9. Candidates that will represent the municipalities of Gardiner, Litchfield, Pittston, Randolph and West Gardiner have been invited. These will be moderated forums and will be held in Gardiner City Council Chambers, 6 Church St.

The moderator will be Michael Estrada, news director for Blueberry Broadcasting, and the forums will be streamed live at

After the forums are over, candidates have been encouraged to stay and take questions from the audience.

For more information, call 582-3312.