The Pittsfield Department of Community Development Recreation Program will be conducting the annual North Pole Calling Program from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, Dec. 16 and 17.

Sign up forms will be sent home with Pittsfield children in kindergarten and Grades 1 and 2.

Forms are also available at the City Clerk's office in room 103, City Hall, 70 Allen St., or through the Department of Community Development website,

Completed forms must be returned by Wednesday, Dec. 16.

In 2014, over 165 children were called by Santa.