Are you new to Wilton? Looking for a fun way to meet new people? Both you and your children can enjoy a great fall event and get to know your fellow Wilton residents.

Grab your little ghosts and goblins, and head over to Merwin Meadows, 52 Lovers Lane for an afternoon of pumpkin decorating hosted by the Wilton Newcomers Club, from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19. The event is free for members and $10 per child for non-members.

Pre-registration is required, and sign-up is easy and electronic. Please visit to register.

Wilton Newcomers hosts family events all year long. A full calendar is available on the website.

The Wilton Newcomers Club is a non-profit social organization that has been a valuable resource for Wilton residents since 1965.  Its mission is to help new and existing residents of Wilton establish social networks that can last a lifetime. WNC offers a variety of fun activities and events from August through May that appeal to a broad range of members, including couples, families, husbands, and working moms.  Membership fees are $150 for a three year term. Sign up is easy and electronic. Visit for a complete listing of planned events and to become a member.