Seven children will be selected to be part of the Penn's Peak Radio studio audience on Dec. 23 for a reading of "The Night Before Christmas."

Also present will be Santa Claus, as well as Layne "The Doc" Roberts, host of Penn's Peak Radio's morning show.

The program will air live on Blue Ridge Communication's Channel 113.

All the youngsters will also receive free gifts from Penn's Peak Radio and Blue Mountain Ski Area.

Selection of the children will be by radom drawing.

The rules are:

Ÿ Children must be ages 3-8 only.

Ÿ Children must be accompanied by an adult; adults will not be permitted in the studio, they may watch the live broadcast from the radio station lobby

Ÿ One entry per household

Ÿ Only 7 lucky children will attend; winners to be randomly selected.

The random drawing will be on Friday on the 9-1 office party on Penn's Peak Radio,just before 1 p.m.

For inclusion in the drawing, visit the Web site