HAYWARD -- A Hayward school district candidates forum is scheduled for Oct. 17.

Seven candidates are running for three seats on the five-member board: Peter Bufete, Sara Lamnin, Heather Reyes, incumbent Luis Reynoso, John Taylor, Annette Walker and Wandra Williams.

The forum will be hosted by the Cherryland Elementary School Parent Teacher Association and Eden United Church of Christ. The forum is 6 to 8 p.m. at the church, 21455 Birch St.