Celebrate Peterborough's 275th, Our Town's 75th Anniversaries
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 marks the 275th Anniversary of Peterborough and the 75th Anniversary of Thornton Wilder's "Our Town." To help celebrate both anniversaries, there will be two movie screenings at the Peterborough Community Theatre.
The 3:30pm showing of the 2002 documentary, OT: Our Town (76 min) will be followed by the Paul Newman's 2003 version of Our Town (120 min) at 7:30pm.
Actor John Franklin will share his experience as a cast member of the Peterborough Player's production of Our Town.
For full program details and related events at RiverMead and around town, please visit peterborough275.org.
College Information Nights: Oct 9, Oct 22, and Nov 12
The ConVal School Counseling Department will be hosting a representative from the New Hampshire Higher Education Assistance Foundation (NHHEAF) for three informational programs this fall.
College Costs, Financial Aid and Savings Options (grades 9-11)
On October 9, 2014 at 6:30pm, there will be a presentation on College Costs, Financial Aid and Savings Options for parents of current 9-11 graders. This is a general overview of the process and is designed to both provide information and answer questions.
College Overview (grades 12 only)
October 22, 2014 at 6:30 will be a College Overview presentation for parents of current seniors only. NHHEAF will provide a comprehensive overview of the sometimes complicated college search and application process.
During this presentation for parents of high school students, information about the college admissions and financial aid process will be provided. Information to be covered includes qualifications colleges are looking for, questions that should be asked on a college tour, and the financial aid process. Attendees will receive our college planning guide, The College Insider and The Essential Pocket Guide to Scholarships.
Financial Aid (grades 12 only)
November 12, 2014 at 6:30 will be a Senior Financial Aid night for current seniors and their parents. This program will review the financial aid process including step by step instructions for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as well as information about loans, grants and scholarships.
For more information, call the school counseling department at 924-4120.
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