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Candidate Forums/Debates

Candidate Forums for upcoming elections

The calendar lists the candidate forums and debates about which we have information. Events listed here are NOT all sponsored or moderated by the League of Women Voters. When we know who is moderating or hosting, we list the organization. --Organizations hosting forums are encouraged to send us details for posting via "membership" on our Contacts page.

Upcoming local and state general election dates are also posted here. Special elections are posted on our Calendar page.

Forums/debates/candidate information

If you have information about an upcoming candidate forum in NH, please send the information for posting via email to the League president on our Contact Us page.
Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, May 3, 2018
7 pm
Peterborough Town Library
2 Concord St,
Peterborough, NH 03458
Candidates forum -- Peterborough town offices. Organized by the League of Women Voters NH PeterboroPlus unit. Free and open to the public. Bring your questions for the candidates, who will first give brief opening statements.

Elections will be on Tuesday, May 8th, 2018; 7 AM - 7 PM, at the Peterborough Community Center, 25 Elm Street

Peterborough's Open Session of Town Meeting will be Wednesday, May 9th, 2018; 6 PM in the Upper Hall, Peterborough Town House 1 Grove Street

Training or Assistance Offered for Candidate Forum Organizers

If your civic club or organization is interested in organizing a candidates forum in your community, the League of Women Voters New Hampshire will work with you and supply a moderator, if requested. With years of forum experience in our background, we have prepared a manual to make it easy for any civic group to organize and to run a forum. We offer a free training, or if you have some experience and just want advice on a point or two, feel free to contact us. Email the League president via our Contact Us page.