Grab your racquet and lace up your shoes: tennis event this weekend at the Glenwood Springs Community Center

A “tennis mixer” is scheduled to take place Friday and Saturday on the tennis courts at the Glenwood Springs Community Center.

Eating, drinking and playing tennis is a free event and does not require any established tennis partner. Participants are encouraged to “bring their Mimosas or Bloody Marys and be ready to have fun”.

Participants are also free to bring their own food to the event. The community center will have a grill for those who wish to cook grilled delicacies.

The event is scheduled from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday and will resume at 8 a.m. on Saturday. The women’s doubles game will run from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, followed by men’s doubles from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Sue Geist, tennis instructor with the Glenwood Springs Recreation Department, said some people might be nervous to come to the event if they are new to the community or do not have a partner, but rest assured those who seek to play in doubles will be matched. randomly.

“What I’m really trying to do with this event is get people from the community to come to the event and meet tennis regulars or maybe get interested in some of our programs. tennis courts (Glenwood Recreation Department), ”Geist said. .

For more information, contact Geist at 970-948-7084.

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