Candidate showcases and ballot issue debate to be held October 22

Join Newton’s four Neighborhood Area Councils--Newton Highlands, Newton Upper Falls, Newtonville and Waban--for a pre-election event at Angier School. Come to one portion or stay for all three.

1:00 p.m. Moderated one-hour discussion between Ruthanne Fuller and Scott Lennon, candidates for Newton’s next mayor. This session will be moderated by Marjorie Arons-Barron, Waban resident and distinguished print and broadcast journalist.

2:00 p.m. Discussion among School Committee candidates in contested citywide races. This session, which will also be moderated by Marjorie Arons-Barron, will feature the eight candidates running competitively from four city wards. All Newton voters will be able to choose among and vote for these aspirants to the School Committee.

3:00 p.m. Formal debate on whether to accept or reject a proposed revision to the Newton City Charter, a ballot question. The debate will include leaders of the proponents and opponents of the charter. This session will be moderated by John Katsulas, Director of the Boston College Fulton Debate Society.

Sunday, October 22, beginning at 1:00 pm

Angier School, 1697 Beacon Street, Waban