Pickleball Serving and Safety Clinic to be held on Friday, April 28th.

Pickleball Clinic

Topic:  Pickleball Serving and Safety

Where:  Optimist Recreation Center

Date:  Friday, April 28, 2017

Time:  12:30 pm-2:00pm

Instructors:  Beverly Scherer and Dee Scott

All are welcome.  Please attend, If you want to know if your serve is legal or want to improve your serve.

Two courts will be used for the clinic.  One court will still be available for regular Friday play.

Open and Closed status for Huntsville Recreation Centers.

All Huntsville Recreation Centers will be closed this weekend (April 15th and 16th).

Follows is the status for Friday, April 14th.

  • Optimist – Open – Pickleball as usual.
  • Fern Bell – Open – Pickleball not scheduled for Fridays.
  • Berachah – Closed.
  • Max Luther – Closed.
  • Brahan Spring – Open – Pickleball as usual.
  • Senior Center – Closed.


Saturday play at Fern Bell.

Pickleball will be  available at Fern Bell  from 9:15 am to 12:00 pm every Saturday morning, beginning March 4.

In order to continue Saturday play, we must have good participation.

Also to continue Tuesday and Thursday night play at Fern Bell from 6:00-8:30, we must have good participation.

Huntsville Pickleball Tournament – Thanks.

Thank you to everyone who participated in  and assisted with the Huntsville Pickleball tournament on December 3rd.

Congratulations to the following  1st place winners in each division:

Recreational Division – Robin Hodges and Patrick DeSantis

Mixed Doubles Division – Beth and Ken McCullough

Men’s Division – Maurice Long and Karl (KK) Kennemore 

A special thanks to the director and assistant director of the tournament, Cathy Maner and Elaine Fisher.   Ladies you did a wonderful job.

Also thanks to those who assisted with the Christmas party. 

The food at the Christmas party was delicious and everyone enjoyed visiting, and listening to the music.

A special thanks to Al Yancey and the band members. The music was an extra treat.  

Merry Christmas to Everyone,