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Tennis in the Parks pairs kids with the pros for lessons in Queens parks

Dust off those rackets and get ready for Tennis in the Parks as part of City Parks Foundation’s Summer Sports program. From now until Aug. 28, the city’s youngsters will get the opportunity to get tennis lessons from the pros. The program is for suitable for children up to 17 years old, and offers lessons at all skill levels, plus tournaments and leagues.

Classes are taught in the following locations:

• Alley Pond Tennis Center (Union Turnpike, Grand Central Parkway and Winchester Boulevard) Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9 am to noon.

• Astoria Park (Astoria Park South and 18th Street) Tuesday and Thursday, 9 am to noon.

• Cunningham Park (Union Turnpike and 193rd Street) Monday and Wednesday, 9 am to noon; and Tuesday and Thursday, 9 am to noon (Intermediate Level).

• Flushing Memorial Field (149th Street and 25th Avenue) Tuesday and Thursday, 1 pm to 4 pm.

All classes are free, and registration is required online at: www.cityparksfoundation.org.

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