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Litchfield Park and Rec Tennis Camp press release.

POSTED July 11, 2016
BY Timothy W. Gaffney
Twitter: @TimothyGaffney

Litchfield Parks and Recreation is offering a Tennis Camp August 1st through the 5th with instructor, Dan Porri, LHS Varsity Girls’Head Tennis Coach at the Litchfield High School Courts.

“If you are big enough to pick up a racquet, this camp is for you!”

Players in Grades 4-6 will be on the Litchfield High School Tennis Courts from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., Monday through Friday.   Players in Grades 7-9 can learn the basics of the game from 12:00 noon to 2:00 p.m. on those same courts. $130 for these camps.

Camp participants will learn how to keep score, the fundamentals of the serve, hitting the volley, and returning the ball using forehand and backhand ground strokes.

To register you can print up a standard form from the web and mail it in. You may register the first day of camp but slots are filling up and you don’t want to get left out! Checks should be made out to Dan Porri and sent into Litchfield Park and Rec, P.O. Box 12, Bantam, CT 06750.

The fee for the week-long camp is $130. Please contact Litchfield Parks and Recreation at (860) 567-7569 with any questions. The website is and go to departments and then to Recreation. Go to “Registration” forms and select “Standard Form.”

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