Final fall sessions for Adult Tennis begin soon

Porter ArneillCity, Parks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department is offering fall tennis programs for adults.

First Time/Entry Level Tennis is offered as a class for adults who have little to no experience of the game of tennis. Participants will learn the basics of the tennis match including serving, scoring and terminology. Class will be held 6:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Oct. 25-Dec. 20, at the Jayhawk Tennis facility in Rock Chalk Park, 233 Rock Chalk Lane. Cost is $80 per participant. To enroll online, please visit: http://lprd.org/activity?n=419200.

Beginning Adult Tennis is offered for those 16 years-old and older and is designed for the novice or player getting back into the game. Basic instruction on stroke production, rules of tennis and introductory strategy will be covered. Classes will be held 7-8 p.m. Mondays, Oct. 23-Dec. 18, at the Jayhawk Tennis facility in Rock Chalk Park. Cost is $80 per participant. To find out more information or to enroll online, please visit: http://lprd.org/activity?n=419201.

Adult Cardio Tennis is designed as a fun group activity, featuring heart-pumping tennis drills and games that give players of all abilities the ultimate, high-energy workout. Classes will be held 7-8 p.m. Tuesdays, Oct. 24-Dec. 19, at the Jayhawk Tennis facility in Rock Chalk Park. Cost is $80 per participant. To enroll online, please visit: http://lprd.org/activity?n=419154.

Intermediate Adult Tennis is designed to develop a mixture of stroke production and strategy that will culminate into competitive drills at the end of the program. Classes will be held 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Oct. 25-Dec. 20, at the Jayhawk Tennis facility in Rock Chalk Park. Cost is $120 per participant. To enroll online, please visit: http://lprd.org/activity?n=419204.

Registration may also be done by visiting any Parks and Recreation facility, including: the Community Building, 115 West 11th St.; Sports Pavilion Lawrence, 100 Rock Chalk Lane; East Lawrence Recreation Center, 1245 E. 15th St.; Holcom Park Recreation Center; Lawrence Indoor Aquatic Center, 4706 Overland Drive; Lawrence Outdoor Aquatic Center, 727 Kentucky St.; Prairie Park Nature Center, 2730 Harper St. or the Administrative Offices, 1141 Massachusetts St.

For more information, please contact Jo Ellis, recreation instruction supervisor, at (785) 330-7355.