Here is a list of upcoming events, as posted in the local press or forwarded directly to CMassPolitics.com:
Monday, August 23
6:00 pm -- 13th Worcester House District candidate Joff Smith (D-Worcester) will be at a meet and greet at El Basha Restaurant, 256 Park Ave., Worcester.
Tuesday, August 24
7:00 pm -- The Pepperell Business Association is hosting an evening to meet Candidates for State Representative in the First Middlesex House District at the Pepperell VFW, 55 Leighton St., Pepperell.
7:00 pm -- 37th Middlesex House District candidate Kurt Hayes (R-Boxborough) will hold a public Town Hall-style forum to talk with local voters at the Harvard Town Hall.
7:00 pm -- Keith Nicholas (U-Warren), candidate for Worcester County Sheriff, will attend a reception at Owen O'Leary's, 50 Turnpike Rd., Southborough.
Wednesday, August 25
6:00 pm -- Marty Lamb (R-Holliston), candidate for Congress in the Third Congressional District, will hold a fundraiser with former Mass. GOP Chairman Jim Rappaport at The Celtic Tavern, 45 Belmont St., Northboro.
6:00 pm -- Jon Golnik (R-Carlisle), Fifth Congressional District candidate, will attend a reception at 577 Main St., Hudson.
Thursday, August 26
6:00 pm -- 11th Worcester House District candidate Matt Beaton (R-Shrewsbury) will host an ice cream social at campaign headquarters at 15 Maple Ave., Shrewsbury.
6:30 pm -- Jay Fleitman (R-Northampton), candidate for Congress in the Second Congressional District, will attend an Italian buffet dinner-fundraiser in the Oak Room of the Pilsudski Polish American Citizen’s Club, 18 Ballard Court, Southbridge.
7:00 pm -- 37th Middlesex House District candidate Kurt Hayes (R-Boxborough) will hold a public Town Hall-style forum to talk with local voters at the Sargent Memorial Library in Boxborough.
7:00 pm -- Worcester County Sheriff candidate Tom Foley (D-Worcester) will appear on the Politcally Speaking Show on Fitchburg Access Television.
Saturday, August 28
4:00 pm -- Republican candidates from the Fifth Congressional District, Middlesex and Worcester House District, and area House districts are scheduled to attend the Shirley Republican Town Committee's Olde Fashioned Cigar and Scotch Event at the Devens Grill, at 4 Ryans Way in Devens.