Have a picnic, afternoon tea, bbq, shared meal or just invite them over for a cuppa – whatever you feel comfortable with. On the Farm Track we’ve organized bbqs or afternoon teas for the past four years. It’s been a great opportunity for new people to get to meet the locals and vice versa, for all of us to enjoy each other’s company, have a few laughs, even plan future stuff together Get lots of great ideas from http://neighboursday.org.nz/ and check out http://www.facebook.com/NeighboursDay Some of the findings from Neighbours Day 2014 Social connection is good for our wellbeing. 86% of surveyed Neighbours Days participants feel they now know their neighbours better. Food and fun are at the heart of connecting people. 85% of Neighbours Day participants were more likely to connect with their neighbours throughout the year.