State Rep. Steven J. Santarsiero (D., Bucks) will host a public forum on the gas-drilling industry Saturday in Newtown.

Residents are invited to speak and ask questions about the Marcellus Shale drilling industry and its effects on Pennsylvania. The forum will be from 9 a.m. to noon at the Meeting House on the George School campus, 1690 Newtown-Langhorne Rd. - Inquirer staff