After School Tennis for Kids

Start date: September 1, 2020 - End date: October 29, 2020

Time: 3-5 PM

Location: Darien Pickleball and Tennis Courts

Youth Programs

Join us for some tennis after school! Due to current health directives group sizes are limited to 8 participants and we will require all players to bring their own equipment. Registered participants will receive COVID-19 specific program guidelines. All programs will follow local, state, and CDC health protocols. Please email wtempest@carbondaleco.net with any questions.


Junior Tennis (Ages 6-9)

This program is designed for younger players. We will focus on the fundamentals of the sport and utilize skill games to practice the basics. Players will focus on learning ground stokes, serves, and volleys along with being introduced to scoring and match play.

Time: 3:30-4:30 PM (*Please note time change from what was originally published)
Cost: $60/session
Dates: Session 1: Sept 1-17; Session 2: Sept 22-Oct 8; Session 3: October 13-29
Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays


Youth Tennis (Ages 10-14)

This program will start with stroke production drills involving ground strokes, serves, and volleys. Emphasis will be on practice rallies, skill games and introducing players to singles and doubles match play.

Time: 4:30-5:30 PM (*Please note time change from what was originally published)
Cost: $60/session
Dates: Session 1: Sept 1-17; Session 2: Sept 22-Oct 8; Session 3: October 13-29
Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays


Youth Private Tennis Lessons available (Ages 6-14)!

Must be purchased through Carbondale Recreation. Lessons are 1 hour in length.

Private Lesson Fees
1 Private Session $60
3 Private Sessions $165
5 Private Sessions $250
10 Private Sessions $450

Semi Private Lesson Fees for 2 people
Buddy Session $60 (2 people)
3 Buddy Sessions $195 (2 people)
5 Buddy Sessions $300 (2 people)
10 Buddy Sessions $550 (2 people)