Following the success of its January pickleball clinic, Ocean Pines will offer two additional two-session clinics for beginners and advanced beginners interested in learning America’s fastest-growing sport.
Clinics will be held on Feb. 19 and 26 and March 18 and 25 from 2:30-3:30 pm at the Ocean Pines Community Center, located at 235 Ocean Parkway in Ocean Pines.
The cost is for each clinic is $10 per person, and preregistration is required – call the Ocean Pines Recreation and Parks Department at 410-641-7052. Each clinic will be limited to 12 players and spots are filling quickly.
Ocean Pines also offers drop-in indoor pickleball at the community center now through May 31. Drop-in times are 1:30-5:30 pm on Sundays, 7-9 pm on Mondays and 1:30-4:30 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The cost is $5 per person.
Pickleball, which combines elements of tennis, badminton and Ping-Pong, is family-friendly and accessible to almost everyone, regardless of age or athletic ability.
Ocean Pines pickleball courts and programs are open to the public; membership is not required to participate. Information regarding additional recreational programs, including an online version of the Ocean Pines Activity Guide, is available at OceanPines.org.