To give parents a chance to do holiday shopping, go out to dinner, or simply relax, the Ashland K-12 Parent Teacher Organization is offering baby-sitting services for children ages 5 to 11, courtesy of Ashland High School students, Friday in the high school cafeteria. Drop-off begins at 6 p.m., with pick-up at 8:30 p.m. The cost is $10 per child, with a $30 family cap for PTO members and a $45 cap for nonmembers. Advance reservations are recommended; walk-ins might not be accommodated. To reserve a space, call Maureen Wiencek at 508-231-4551 or e-mail email@example.com .