Start Smart Tennis Classes Available for Children, Ages 5-7 – Spring 2015

tennis classThe City of Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting Start Smart Tennis, a developmental league for children ages 5 to 7-years-old, on Monday evenings from April 13 to May 18 at the Arena Park Tennis Courts. Classes will take place from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Start Smart Tennis teaches children the fundamentals that they would need to know to eventually play organized tennis. This is taught in an environment that is free from the threat of competition or injury. The children will be taught how to perform ground strokes, serves, volleying, and running and agility skills. Age-appropriate equipment will be used during training.

Please register by April 10. Fees are $30 for Cape Girardeau residents and $35 for non-residents. To register contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 573-339-6340.