Come try the fastest growing sport around. We provide all the equipment needed for play. This game is the perfect combination of cardio and hand eye coordination training. Come give it a try.
|Mon||Essig Rec Center||50+|
|Tues||Essig Rec Center||50+||10:30am-2:30pm||Free|
|Wed||Essig Rec Center||50+|
|Thurs||Essig Rec Center||50+||10:30am-2:30pm||Free|
|Fri||Essig Rec Center||50+||10:30am-2:30pm||Free|
INTRO TO PICKLEBALL
Want a better understanding of the basics of pickleball? Come to this 1 hour clinic to learn the basics of the game. Please sign up at the front desk or call 540-483-9238.
|1st Thursday of Every Month||Essig Center||9:30am-10:30am||FREE|
PICKLEBALL DRILLS CLINIC
Looking to practice and get better at the game of pickleball? Each month we will focus on different aspects of the game such as dinking, drops, blocking and will use the ball machine to strengthen our skills. Register online or call 540-483-9238. Max 8 players.
|3rd Thursday of Every Month||Essig Center||9:30am-11:30am||$10|
|Monday & Wednesday||Essig Center||6pm-8pm||18+||FREE|
GLOW PICKLEBALL CHRISTMAS SOCIAL
Start your holiday season off with some glow pickleball. Wear a white shirt and come glow the evening away. Pre-registration is required for this event. As with any social, food will be there! Register online at PlayFranklinCounty.com or on-site. Registration Deadline: Friday, December 9, 2022
|Friday, December 16, 2022||Essig Center||4:00pm-8:00pm||$10|
PICKLE A MILE ON ROUTE 40 CHALLENGE
This fun challenge will allow you to "travel" route 40 through games of pickleball. Are you up to traveling through 12 states? For this challenge four games equal one mile. If you play 572 games, you will travel through all twelve states. Winners will be rewarded for their efforts. Challenge is September - December. FREE
PICKLEBALL EQUIPMENT SALE
If you are looking for a used paddle or pickleball equipment take a look at the Pickleball Bulletin Board at the entrance of the Essig Recreation Center Gym to see what others are selling. If you have an item to sell let the front desk know and you can be added to the list.
If you are wanting to learn more about Pickleball you may now check out a book and read at your pleasure. See the front desk at the Essig Recreation Center to reserve.
PICKLEBALL MACHINE RENTAL INFO
If you are interested in renting the pickleball machine to practice your pickleball skills then reserve your time slot at the front desk. The rental fee is $20 per hour and includes machine, practice targets and ball tubes.