Staying Active During the Holidays

The holidays offer families tons of awesome together time. Kids are out of school—a lot. This is both wonderful (we love that family time) and difficult for parents who still have to work whether at home or in the office….

Make the Most of Family Time this Thanksgiving Weekend

Turkey Day is on its way, and while it’s widely considered a time for family fun, it’s easy to get caught up in the work and stress that goes along with big family gatherings. Don’t let preparing the meal and…

7 Things to Do While Your Kids Are in Tennis Afterschool Zone

You’ve signed your child up for Tennis Afterschool Zone. They love rallying with friends for a full hour after being stuck behind a desk for most of the day. There’s no better way for them to work out all that…

Fall Fun Crafts

Some say, fall is the coziest season of all. It calls for hot cocoa, cuddling on the couch and creativity surges right before winter’s inevitable cabin fever sets in. So, make the most of the upcoming weeks and get crafty!…

Halloween Costumes for the Tennis Lovers in Your Life

Halloween is right around the corner and your kiddos are likely already all a-buzz with costume ideas. While dressing up for a day of candy and fun is something most families look forward to, there’s a good chance that between…

Tennis Games at Home

Keeping kids outside and active as often as possible is a parent’s top—and often toughest—priority. While awesome afterschool programs like RecTennis Afterschool Zone helps young athletes hone their skills and stay in motion after a long day in the classroom,…

Snacks to Fuel Your Kids’ School Day

Proper nutrition and physical activity are linked to students’ success in school. Making sure your child has a healthy diet, including snacks, and gets plenty of exercise is part of ensuring that their classroom experience is the best it can be….

Is Tennis Really a Lifelong Sport?

You’ve probably heard that tennis is a lifelong sport. But is it true? An extensive amount of research has been poured into the idea, and it turns out, tennis is one of the best sports to play throughout your life. …

My Child Has Taken Summer Camp, Now What?

Summer was a blast! You got quality time with the kids camping, road-tripping and enjoying vacations to new and interesting destinations. In between exciting getaways and long, leisurely weekends, your kids tried their hands at a new sport: tennis. Their…

How to Throw a Tennis-Themed Birthday Party

Does your young tennis player have a birthday coming up? What better way to celebrate than with a birthday theme based on their favorite sport? Turning your child’s celebration into a tennis extravaganza only takes a little creativity and a…