A ballot initiatives’ review and candidate forum will be held from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, at the Pine Bluff Convention Center. The community is invited to attend.

Sponsored by the Divine Nine, the event will feature Tamika Edwards from Philander Smith College and Kymara Seals from Arkansas Public Policy , who will explain ballot initiatives.

“Participants will have an opportunity to meet their candidates before voting during the General Election on Nov. 6,” according to a news release.

Judge Earnest Brown Jr. will be the moderator for the event.