Medical center plans open house

NASHUA – Southern New Hampshire Medical Center kicks off the opening of its new Family Center on Tuesday, April 13, with a community open house.

The event, slated to run from 4-7 p.m., will include tours, entertainment and gifts.

The first-floor center was designed to combine maternity, newborn intensive care and pediatrics specialties in one area of the hospital.

Its aim is to provide family-centered care for infants and children.

In addition, the hospital is planning a Parents’ Night Out on Thursday, April 22.

The program, which includes dinner and begins at 6 p.m., features author and movement education specialist Rae Pica.

Cost is $7 per person or $12 per couple. To register, call 577-2255.