The New Canaan Republican Town Committee will hold its biannual caucus to endorse up to 20 nominees for membership on the body for 2016-2018 on Tuesday, Jan. 12.

The caucus will be at 7:30 p.m. at a venue to be announced later this month.

Registered Republicans in New Canaan who wish to petition for appointment at the caucus need to file a petition of candidacy on or before Friday, Dec. 18, signed by at least 25 registered Republicans living and registered to vote in town.

Petitions can be downloaded at newcanaanrepublicans.org, and completed petitions must be mailed with a postmark no later than Friday, Dec. 18, to the New Canaan Republican Town Committee, Attn. RTC Chairman James McLaughlin, P.O. Box 42, New Canaan, CT. 06840.

For further information call McLaughlin at 203-966-7178 or email him at chairman@newcanaanrepublicans.org.