Welcome Back to Tennis Parties

2007 Welcome Back to Tennis Party List
If you have never played tennis or used to play and just haven't picked up a racquet in years, a Senior Welcome Back to Tennis Party is for you! There will be plenty of food, drinks, games and music to encourage everyone to try the game or come back to it. Following is a list of 2007 events in Illinois:

April 27 - Springfield, Il.
Springfield Racquet & Fitness Club, 217-787-2460, Time-TBA

May 18 - Rockford, Il.
Rockford Park District-Guilford Tennis Center, 815-969-4069, 9:00 a.m. to Noon

June 2 - Decatur, Il.
Decatur Park District-Fairview Tennis Complex, 217-422-8535, 9:00 a.m. to Noon

Welcome Back to Tennis Grant Money and Planning Guide
If your facility is interested in hosting a Welcome Back to Tennis Party in 2007, the USTA has grant money. Please note the grants need to be used for events which target the 50 and older population. For more information, please contact Donna Owens at 513-336-0997 or via e-mail at donna@midwest.usta.com .