tennis

This summer the City of Memphis will have an array of tennis activities for all ages and ability levels.  On Wednesday, May 25th and Wednesday, June 1st, anyone interested in the summer tennis leagues can join us from 7-9 pm at Johnson Park to “Get Back in the Swing of Things.”  These evenings will be very laid back and just a time to hit or play a few games of doubles with various partners.

Summer Tennis Leagues

This summer two different leagues will be offered and both will begin the week of June 6th.  The regular doubles league will be played on Monday nights between 7 and 9 pm.  The cost will be $20 per team to participate in this league during June, July, and August.  Teams to need to sign up for this league by June 3rd at City Hall or by contacting Kim Getman at 660-988-4614 or kimberlymichelle85@outlook.com.  A more laid back league will take place on Wednesday nights beginning at 7 pm.  For this league, whoever is available each week can show up for pick up doubles matches.  Teams will be made based ability and partners will be rotated throughout the night in order to make balanced, fun matches.  This league would be appropriate for beginners as well as experienced players.  The cost will be $10 per person for the Wednesday night league, which will run through June, July, and August.  No advanced sign up is required for this league and payment will be due on the first Wednesday night each person attends.

Youth Tennis Lessons

Youth tennis lessons for ages 3-14 will be offered again this summer on Monday and Wednesday nights from 6:30-7 pm on the tennis courts at Johnson Park.  The cost will be $4 per child, per lesson.  Registration is encouraged by June 3rd for the tennis lessons in order to determine if there is enough interest.  Children are welcome to attend sporadically based on their availability.

Tennis Tournament
A doubles tennis tournament will be held on Saturday, July 16th.  The entry fee will be $20 for each doubles team.  A monetary prize will be awarded for 1st and 2nd place in the tournament.  BBQ hotdogs, hamburgers, and sides will be provided for lunch.

Tennis Contact Information

Anyone interested in signing up for the summer tennis leagues or the youth lessons should contact Kim Getman at 660-988-4614 or kimberlymichelle85@outlook.com.  Sign up can also be completed at City Hall.