With the New Canaan CARES Kitchen Tour around the corner, committee members are hard at work finalizing details for the annual event. Pictured, from left, are committee members Joni Schaefer, Jennifer Skyrm, Kristin Selvala, Gerrie Musicco, Marnie Miller, Susie Swindell, Doreen Conley, Jennifer Essigs and Pat Klapper. Tickets for the 18th annual New Canaan CARES Kitchen Tour are on sale now. This year's tour features six unique and professionally decorated homes on Thursday, May 13, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Ticket prices are $50 in advance and $60 on the day of the tour. Tickets are available for purchase at the CARES office as well as local retail establishments. For more information on the Kitchen Tour, visit www.newcanaanCARES.org, contact the office at 203-966-7862 or e-mail

CARESinfo@newcanaanCARES.org.