Today: Rikki Horne, a candidate for the board of the Ojai Unified School District, will host a meet-the-candidate session at a private home in Ojai, 5 to 7 p.m. For directions and more information: 646-6684.
Saturday: Cheryl Heitman, candidate for the board of the Conejo Valley Unified School District, will host a fund-raiser reception that will include line dancing, party boat rides and music. 7 p.m. Tickets, $20 per person. Information: 496-0049.
Saturday: Fred Judy, a board member of the Oxnard High School District and a candidate for City Council, will host a meet-the-candidate barbecue at his home, 1022 Canal St., 1 to 6 p.m. For information: 985-5702 or 487-5001.
Saturday: Francisco Dominguez, a candidate for the board of the Oxnard School District, will host a dinner fund-raiser at Hudson’s Grill, 2091 N. Oxnard Blvd., 5 to 7 p.m. Dinner, $15. Information: 981-0622.
Monday: Trudi Loh and Frank Schillo, candidates for Ventura County supervisor, will participate in a candidates forum at a private home in Lake Sherwood, 528 Lake Sherwood Drive, 7:30 p.m. For directions and more information: 379-0806.
Monday: Karen Boone, appointed incumbent trustee of the Ventura County Community College District who is a candidate for the post, will host a reception at a private home in Ventura, 7:30 p.m. For directions and more information: 642-1675.
Monday: Thousand Oaks City Council candidates will participate in a question-and-answer forum at St. Paschal Baylon Church, 155 E. Janss Road, 7 p.m. Information: 532-0022 or 497-1737.
Tuesday: The National Women’s Political Caucus will host a dinner reception for local and state candidates who have received the organization’s endorsement, including state Assembly candidate Dorothy Maron and Ventura County supervisorial candidate Trudi Loh. Cisco’s Restaurant in Westlake Village, 925 Westlake Blvd., 6:30 p.m. Dinner, $20. Information: 492-6000.
Wednesday: Assemblyman Jack O’Connell (D-Carpinteria), a candidate in the 18th state Senate District, will host a fund-raiser reception at a private home in Ventura, 6041 Bridgeview Drive, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. State Sen. Bill Lockyer (D-Hayward), president pro tem of the state Senate, will attend. Donations, $50 per person. Information: 563-8744.
Oct. 8: Mike Markey, a candidate for Thousand Oaks City Council, will hold a garage sale fund-raiser at his Newbury Park home, 2939 Wauneta St., 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Information: 499-4455.
Fax Campaign Calendar submissions to 658-5576, or mail to 5200 Valentine Road, Suite 140, Ventura, Calif. 93003. Deadline is 4 p.m. Thursday for the upcoming week’s events. Please include contact name and telephone number.