The annual "Learn to Skate" program will be held Thursday and Friday, Dec. 26 and 27, and Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 30 and 31, from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at the Boys and Girls Club, 16 Melville St.

The program is sponsored by the Boys and Girls Club and staffed by volunteers from the Pittsfield Parks Speed Skating Club.

Advance registration will be held Tuesday, Dec. 17, and Wednesday, Dec. 18, from 4:30 to 6 p.m., and Saturday, Dec. 21, from 12:30 to 2 p.m. in the Boys and Girls Club lobby.

The cost is $25. A $10 Boys and Girls Club membership is required. Enrollment is limited. Skaters will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis.

Skaters must be at least 5 years of age and are required to wear helmets and gloves.

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