Community Services hosting workshop on executive functioning

LACONIA —  A free workshop, Executive Functioning, will be held Tuesday April 21 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. at Lakes Region Community Services at 719 North Main St, Laconia.

This free workshop covers parents and educators partnering in the education process and creating successful transitions together. Families, school personnel and community members will learn the aspects of transition planning, including discussion about diploma and certificate options, guardianship, and the steps necessary for planning measurable post- secondary goals.

This workshop provides participants with an overview of the transition requirements in the IEP, including strategies they can use for effective transition planning. Through a fun, hands-on activity, workshop participants are encouraged to think about and prepare for their child's future. Participants have the opportunity to share ideas, resources and strategize with each other.

Pre-registration is required. To register, call the Parent Information Center at 603-224-7005 or email your name, phone number, email address, and the date of the workshop to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. If you require any special accommodations, let us know when you register.

Meredith parks & rec plans trip to red sox game

MEREDITH — The Meredith Parks & Recreation Department is planning a trip to Fenway Park to watch the Red Sox play the Tampa Bay on Friday, July 31.

Participants will meet at the Meredith Community Center at 2:30 p.m. and take a comfortable coach bus to the game. The bus leaves the Meredith Community Center at p.m. for an estimated arrival time of 5:30 p.m. at Fenway for the 7:10 p.m. game.

This trip is open to both residents and non-residents until sold out. The fee is $75 per person for residents and $85 per person for non-residents. Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Bleacher seats in section 40 rows 3-6 are reserved for the group. No refunds will be given. In the event of a rained out game, the ticket will be valid for the make-up game, however people will be responsible for their own transportation to the make-up game. Check out our website for the Red Sox Flyer and registration form at or call  603-279-8197 for more information.

Senior Moment-um group to make oatmeal rolls

GILFORD — Leaning how to make oatmeal rolls will be the activity for the Gilford Parks and Recreation Department's Senior Moment-um event on Monday, March 30.

Participants will meet in the Gilford Community Church Fellowship Hall at 11 a.m. to watch guest chef Grace Herbert explain her recipe for oatmeal rolls. Those attending are asked to bring your lunch and learn Hebert's tips on making these delicious rolls.

For more information or to RSVP, call the Parks and Recreation Office at 527-4722.

Emmy Award-winning educational theatre company seeks actors


PLYMOUTH — Theatre Integrating Guidance, Education and Responsibility (TIGER), a Plymouth State University professional touring educational theatre company, will hold auditions at PSU April 29–May 2 for one female and two male performers to join the troupe for the 2015–2016 season.

This is a part-time paid position, Wednesdays-Fridays, touring from Plymouth throughout New England each week, September through May. TIGER performers need to have strong acting, singing and dancing/movement skills, and a love of children.

TIGER is an Emmy Award-winning professional educational theatre company that since 2002 has been helping children, schools, parents, and communities deal proactively and positively with social issues and concerns facing children in schools today. TIGER uses the power of the arts to illustrate for children why they need to make positive choices in social situations.

To schedule an audition, contact TIGER Tour Manager Pam Irish at (603) 535-2647 or by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. To learn more about the company, logon to