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City of Compton Offering Free Tennis Lessons and Soccer League for Local Youth

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

As seen on the KTLA Morning News with Galye Anderson!

COMPTON, CAAs a part of Mayor Aja Brown’s Healthy Compton initiative, the City of Compton’s Parks and Recreation Department is offering free tennis lessons to local youth between the ages of 8 through 17 through July 27. The classes take place on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Lueders Park located at 1500 East Rosecrans Avenue. In addition, boys and girls ages 5 through 13 can sign up for Our Lady of Victory’s Youth Soccer League at Kelly Park (2319 East Caldwell). The soccer league takes place through September 17 and offers the following divisions: ages 5-7, 8-9, 10-11 and 12-13. For more information, please call (310) 605-5688.

Mayor Aja Brown’s Healthy Compton initiative is a community-based comprehensive approach to educating, empowering, and equipping Compton residents to lead healthier lives through the experience of healthy outcomes. Mayor Brown, along with a host of health and wellness partners throughout the City of Compton and surrounding communities are focused on enabling residents to build healthy habits. The Initiative is a result of Mayor’s Brown’s leadership and a grassroots community effort with local residents, business owners and stakeholders working together over the past two years.

Tennis Lessons
Mondays & Wednesdays
4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Lueders Park
1500 East Rosecrans Avenue

Soccer League
 Our Lady of Victory’s Youth Soccer League
Kelly Park
2319 East Caldwell

 

For more information, please visit www.ComptonCity.org and follow the City of Compton on Twitter at @ComptonCityHall, Instagram at @ComptonCityHall and on Facebook at Facebook.com/ComptonCityCA.