The town of Oak Bluffs will sponsor a forum on Wednesday, Feb. 8 to share information about the importance of public service and processes related to civic engagement. Discussion topics will depend on public request and might include how to run for elected office and how the municipal budget and town meeting work.  

Discussion leaders will include town moderator Jack Law, select board chair Ryan Ruley, finance committee chair Sherry Countryman, town administrator Deborah Potter and town clerk Colleen Morris.

The Feb. 8 event will take place from 4 to 6 p.m. at Oak Bluffs town hall, located at 56 School street. It can also be accessed via Zoom. Visit to obtain the link.