UPDATE 9/28/15: Beginning Tuesday October 6th and Thursday October 8th, All tennis lessons will be relocated to Walter Park tennis courts. The lessons will remain at Walter Park for the duration of the Fall season. Any questions or concerns regarding the new location should be directed to the Recreation Department: 973-763-4202. If anyone would prefer to withdraw from the fall program due to the change in location, please contact the Recreation Department. A full refund with be provided.
9/17/15: The township will begin construction on new tennis courts in Memorial Park beginning on or around October 5th. This is great news for the long-term but has provided a challenge for us this fall. These are the tennis courts where our fall tennis lessons are scheduled to be held.
The lessons will begin as scheduled at the Memorial Park tennis courts but at some point, on or around October 5th, the lessons will be relocated to the tennis courts across the street at Walter Park. The start date for Thursday lessons is Thursday September 24th and the start date for Tuesday lessons is Tuesday September 29th.
The township has arranged to provide lighting at the courts using portable lights and will provide a bathroom facility via a portable bathroom.
Although this may not be ideal, we will do our best to provide the best lessons this fall. If any participants would prefer to withdraw from the fall lessons, the township will provide a full refund with no withdrawal fees. You can contact the recreation department directly to arrange this.
We will provide updates though email, at our lessons and on our website regarding the exact date that the lessons will be moved as soon as the township confirms the dates with us.
Please feel free to contact the Recreation Department with any additional concerns or if you would like to withdraw from the fall program. They can be reached at 973-763-4202.
Please Note: The Adult Thursday Lessons have been delayed one week. That lesson begins Thursday October 1st. All other lessons are as originally scheduled.
For weather related class cancellation information call 973-843-1116
MAPLEWOOD TENNIS PROGRAM
Directed by John Trinity, EdD, USPTA Master Pro
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574 Valley Street Maplewood NJ 07040 973-763-4202
Hello and welcome to the Maplewood Tennis Program
Director of Tennis, John Trinity began teaching tennis in Maplewood in 1983. John is a NJ State certified health and physical education teacher, has a Master's Degree in Teaching, a Doctorate in Education and is a USPTA Master Professional. In 1991 he added a tennis camp for children and started our now famous Pee Wee tennis program. The first ever Pee Wee Carnival in the spring of 1991 put Maplewood's program on the map and the pee wee program which begins at age 3 has flourished ever since. Other clubs across the country have modeled their Carnivals after ours. We are located inside the Civic House adjacent to the tennis courts in Memorial Park. We are sponsored by the Maplewood Department of Recreation and Cultural Affairs and can be reached at their office by calling 973-763-4202. Please browse our site and if you need further information feel free to contact us by email. See you on the courts!Our new Weather-Related Class Cancellation Hotline is: 973-843-1116