Weight Watchers group in Shelton has a new leader

Jim Shumway is the new leader of Weight Watchers meetings in Shelton. Like other meeting leaders, he lost weight through the Weight Watchers program.

Visitors can attend a Weight Watchers meeting for free. The meetings take place Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. at St. Paul’s Church, 25 Church St., in Huntington Center.

According to publicity material, Weight Watchers understands the role of activity, healthy habits and support as well as smart food choices during the weight-loss journey.