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Santa’s Calling

Santa’s Calling

Nov 17, 2021 | Recreation & Sports Tourism

The Hickory Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism Department is again offering an opportunity for children to receive a personalized phone call or letter from Santa this holiday season. This free program is a great way to create a wonderful childhood memory.

Calls will be made on Monday, December 6 or Tuesday, December 7, between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Participants can select to receive either a personalized phone call or a letter from Santa. Due to the volume of requests, no participant will receive both.

Registration is required and may be completed by form submission or online at Paper forms are available for pick up at Highland Recreation Center (1451 8th St Dr NE) and Brown Penn Recreation Center (735 3rd St SW) in Hickory, or by emailing Event Coordinator Lance Riddile at

Registration closes on Tuesday, November 30.

For more information about the Santa’s Calling program, please call 828-261-2254.

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76 North Center Street
Hickory, North Carolina 28601
Phone: (828) 323-7400
Fax: (828) 323-7550

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