LAKE PLACID - Residents and visitors are invited to learn about and actually play the sport of Pickleball Thursday evenings at the Lake Placid Elementary School Gym beginning Jan. 7 from 7:30-9 p.m.
Pickleball is a paddle/court sport that combines the features of tennis, ping pong, paddle tennis and badminton, with a few unique twists of its own. It is played indoors or outdoors on a court about half the size of a tennis court. With either singles or doubles game, it is fast paced with a minimum of running but lots of action.
Just show up in workout clothes and sneakers each Thursday evening. Equipment will be provided as will be explanation of the rules and techniques of play.
For further details contact Bill Borzilleri at 523-0209.