Democrats’ barbecue The Wilton Democratic Town Committee invites the community to its 2016 Fall Barbecue on Saturday Sept. 10, from noon to 3, at Merwin Meadows on Lovers Lane. Although the line-up is not yet set, past speakers have included Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy, Rep. Jim Himes, shown above with Registrar of Voters Carole Young-Kleinfeld, and Gov. Dan Malloy. Picnic fare — hamburgers, hot dogs, and veggie burgers, as well as soft drinks — will be served. Early-bird tickets are $40 per adult, $10 for children and students under 18, $100 for a family, and free for children under 6. Tickets will also be available at the door for $50/person ($10 children/students). Click here to purchase e-tickets.