Tennis Classes

Adult Classes

The adult tennis program, for ages 18+, is offered during the spring, summer and fall sessions. Classes are for beginner to advanced levels and are offered at the tennis courts at Whetstone Park.

Check out all of our adult tennis offerings on ActiveNet.

Youth Classes and Leagues


It’s never too early to start playing tennis! We offer classes for all children ages 3-14 where they can learn basic tennis skills through games and fun.

July 18–21 and July 25–28

Lessons are held at Whetstone Park and each class only has 15 spots.

Please check with your nearest center on their offering of tennis programs. Some locations offer lessons during the fall and spring seasons.


National Junior Tennis League

The National Junior Tennis League of Columbus aims to fulfill Arthur Ashe’s vision of offering low-cost tennis to children, regardless of socio-economic circumstances. This program is designed for beginner to intermediate players.


  • Cost: $30
  • Ages: 9–14
  • Practices: Mondays and Tuesdays
  • Matches: Thursdays
  • Location: Whetstone Tennis Courts


  • All tennis balls will be provided.
  • Some racquets will be available.
  • Each player must wear tennis shoes and comfortable athletic wear (shorts, sweatpants, socks).
  • No sandals due to safety concerns. Any child arriving without tennis shoes will not be allowed to participate on that day.


  • Cancellations will be made at the earliest convenience.
  • A make-up class schedule to be determined by the instructor.
  • No refunds.
  • Staff reserves the right to change or delete programs.