The Newton Area Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) will host a meeting at 7 p.m. Oct. 11 on the Bethel College campus, 2515 College Ave., KIPCOR building. 

Jackie Nelson-Swartzendruber, Editor of the Hesston Record, and Reeves Media Editorial Director, will be the guest speaker. The title of her presentation is: "Kansas Open Records Act: How Journalists Can Get a Candid Look at Government, Keep Leaders Accountable and Readers Informed."