The public is invited to attend a free Back-to-School Tennis Bash at the Wellington Tennis Center (3100 Lyons Road) on Saturday, Aug. 17 from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
In addition to a free day of games, drills, giveaways and a pizza party, event attendees will have the opportunity to experience Wellington’s new after-school Youth Tennis Program, in partnership with Net Generation. The program is designed for youth tennis players of all ages and skill levels. Children will be grouped by age in the following divisions: ages 4 to 6, ages 7 to 10, and ages 11 and up.
Participants should dress in appropriate athletic attire for warm weather, and tennis shoes, and should bring adequate hydration (Gatorade will be provided) and sunscreen.
As an added treat, Whit’s Frozen Custard and Chick-fil-A will be on-site providing free samples.
The Wellington Tennis Center is open from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday through Sunday.
For more information on court fees, lesson rates, passes and programs, visit www.wellingtonfl.gov/tennis or call (561) 791-4775.