|Regional Pickleball Tournament set for Aug. 15-17 at New Century Fieldhouse|
Don't miss the first Regional Pickleball Tournament in this area. This event will take place Aug. 15 through 17 at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's New Century Fieldhouse, near Gardner, and is being presented by JCPRD's 50 Plus Department.
This new weekend event includes Friday fun with dinner, practice play, and good company. Tournament play will take place on Saturday and Sunday, including age divisions for both mixed and mens' and womens' doubles.
Pickleball is a cross between tennis, badminton, and table tennis played on a court with two players per side who use a wiffleball and paddles. New Century Fieldhouse is located at 551 New Century Fieldhouse, near Gardner.
To find this program in the JCPRD’s Activities catalog and online listings, browse first under 50 plus and then special events. In the catalog and when using the website’s advanced search, look for the keyword “pickleball.”
The cost for this three-day event is $35 per person and includes entry fees, T-shirt, an awards ceremony on Sunday, and three meals, consisting of Friday dinner, and lunches on Saturday and Sunday.
The JCPRD’s Activities catalog, with information and a registration form, is available for pickup at all Johnson County Library branches. For more information, call (913) 826-2859. For updated program listings, visit the District’s website at www.jcprd.com.