YOUTH & ADULT TENNIS LESSONS

Join us in learning the fundamentals of tennis where the emphasis is on being active and having fun!

  • YOUTH CLASSES:  Each session is four weeks long and classes are held Monday-Thursday
  • ADULT/TEEN CLASSES:  Each session is four weeks long and classes are held Tuesday & Thursday
  • Session 1: June 18 - July 12 (No July 4th)
  • Session 2: July 23 - August 16

Classes are held at the Civic Center tennis courts (Bill Scribner Courts)

Online Registration

Create a family account including family members and birth dates, then go to the activities to register for tennis lessons and complete the checkout process.

If you are trying to register and feel you are a city resident though the system keeps changing it to non-resident please contact Dave Tortora at 406-447-8368.

  Rock and Rally Tennis  
 
Girl with tennis equipment

Think tennis is boring and stuffy? You should try Rock and Rally Tennis and let it change your mind. Join us at the the Civic Center Courts every Wednesday night in June and July from 6:00-7:30 pm. It is FREE! Balls and racquets will be available. For more information contact M.C. Beeby at (406) 431-3152! Click here for the flier.

FEES

Resident (Lives within Helena city limits):

  • Tennis Tikes (entering kindergarten):   $32
  • Lob Launchers (entering grades 1-3):  $48
  • Ace Achievers (entering grades 4-5):   $48
  • Middle School (entering grades 6-8):   $48
  • Youth Advanced (must be pre-approved, please call):  $64
  • Adult Beginner:        $37
  • Adult Intermediate:   $55
  • Youth 5 lesson punch card   $25
  • Adult 5 lesson punch card    $40

Non-Resident (Lives outside Helena city limits):

  • Tennis Tikes (entering kindergarten):   $38
  • Lob Launchers (entering grades 1-3):  $57
  • Ace Achievers (entering grades 4-5):   $57
  • Middle School (entering grades 6-8):   $57
  • Youth Advanced  (must be pre-approved, please call):  $76
  • Adult Beginner:      $44
  • Adult Intermediate: $65
  • Youth 5 lesson punch card   $30
  • Adult 5 lesson punch card    $45

TENNIS CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

Tennis Tikes (entering kindergarten):
This course is for children entering kindergarten.  The focus is on developing coordination through games, drills, and exercises.  The main goal is for the children to have fun while learning a bit about tennis.

Lob Launchers (entering grades 1-3):
This course is for children who have little to no experience with tennis.  Instructors will focus on coordination through the use of drills, games, and skills.  The goal is for children to be active, have fun, and learn a little about the game. 

Ace Achievers (entering grades 4-5): 
This course is designed for teaching the introductory skills needed for tennis.  Students will learn through exercises, drills, and games.  Instructors will emphasize fun while learning.  The course will also begin teaching the basic level of court etiquette and the importance of sportsmanship.

Youth Advanced (must be approved prior to entry):  Call 447-8077 for more information.
This course is for participants who are proficient in basic tennis skills.  Prior to joining this level, students must be able to serve and rally from the base line.  This course incorporates basic to advanced strokes while emphasizing increased coordination.  Matches will be played periodically.  Court etiquette and good sportsmanship are emphasized and expected.   

Middle School (entering grades 6-8):
This course introduces tennis in a fun way using drills, exercises, and games.  Students will develop their coordination while learning strokes, court etiquette, and expected sportsmanship.

Adult Beginner:
This course is for adults and high school aged youth who have little to no experience in tennis.  Come join the fun and learn tennis through laughing, while getting great exercise!  Instruction is given through step-by-step directions.  Sign up early because this class fills up fast!

Adult Intermediate:
This level is designed for participants who have mastered basic tennis skills.  The focus is on enhancing techniques, developing game strategies, and playing matches. 

Class Times 

Tennis Tikes:9:00-9:30 AM
Lob Launchers:9:35-10:20 AM 10:25-11:10 AM
Ace Achievers:11:15-12:00 PM
Middle School:12:45-1:30 PM
Youth Advanced:1:35-2:35 PM
Adult Beginner:Tuesday & Thursday 6:00-7:00 PM
Adult Intermediate:Tuesday & Thursday 7:00-8:30 PM