Holiday Hours at Franklin Recreation Center

Winter Break – December 24 – 26
All facilities of the Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department will be closed Tuesday, December 24 and Wednesday, December 25, 2019 for Winter Break.

The Franklin Recreation Complex will be open on Thursday, December 26 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The facility will reopen at its regularly scheduled time beginning Friday, December 27.

Gym Closed for Maintenance
In addition, at the Franklin Recreation Complex the indoor walking track, gymnasium, racquetball courts, group fitness classroom and dance studio will be closed December 20 through 26 for floor resurfacing.

New Year’s Eve/Day – December 31 & January 1
The Franklin Recreation Complex will be open on Tuesday, December 31 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The facility will be closed Wednesday, January 1, 2020 and will reopen at its regularly scheduled time beginning Thursday, January 2.

Contacts
Facility Managers
Angie Pitts Angie.Pitts@williamsoncounty-tn.gov
Kyle LoPorto Kyle.LoPorto@williamsoncounty-tn.gov

Huntsville Pickleball Club — Annual Charity Tournament 2019

Registration for the Huntsville Pickleball Club Charity Tournament for (WOC and Meals on Wheels) is open. The tournament will be held on December 28th 2019. The last day to register is December 10, 2019.  You do not need to be a member of HPC to participate in the tournament.  Each participant must register and pay separately. Click Here for additional information and to register for the tournament.

Information about the tournament

Date of PlayDecember 28th 2019 – Play begins at 9:00 a.m. Saturday.
EventsMen/Women – Doubles and Mixed Doubles.
Entry DeadlineEntries must be received no later than December 10, 2019 (no exceptions).
Entry FeesEntry fee is $30.00 for members and $35.00 for non-members. The fee covers all events and is non-refundable.
PaymentUse this form to pay via credit card.
Click the link at the top of this page to pay via check.
LocationMadison Crossroads Community Center, 11329 Pulaski Pike, Toney, Alabama 35773.
Format of PlayRound Robin, games to 15, win by 1 point.
Fee IncludesFruit, energy snacks and water.

Pickleball Happy Hour

You are invited for Happy Hour at 3:00pm on Tuesday Nov 12th at Puckett’s Boat House. You are also invited to join Pickleball Franklin group on Facebook to get information on issues such as court closures, etc.-  Maria Wood 

Monday Night 10/21 at FRC

Frm Kyle at FRC regarding Monday night play: Due to the youth basketball tryouts/draft, the gym at the Franklin Recreation Complex will be closed from 4:30pm-7:30pm this coming Monday night, October 21. When they are finished, we will have open pickleball from 7:30pm-9pm.

Reminder: Fairfield Glade Tournament

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This year’s Fairfield Glade Round-Robin Tournament to be held November 1-3 at Fairfield Glade Racquet Center. Singles will be played on Friday, Doubles on Saturday and Mixed on Sunday. This is a unique round-robin tournament where you rotate partners each round in doubles and mixed. So, you do not need a partner to sign-up! The cost to play is $25 and includes entry into all three events. This is an age and skill-level based competition. We will have age divisions of 59 and below, 60-69, 70-79 and 80+ with skill levels of A, B and C. A is 4.0+, B is 3.5 and C is 3.0 and Below.

Entry fee includes all play, player gift and practice play on Friday starting at 3 PM. Play will be on our eight outdoor courts. In case of inclement weather, we will play indoors. Attached below is an entry form. Deadline to enter is October 25. Let me know if you have any questions and feel free to forward to any other players! Don’t miss out on this great tournament!

Tournament Entry Form

Upcoming Tournament in Jackson, TN

October 11-13, 2019

Events

Friday – Men’s & Women’s Singles, Men’s & Women’s Senior Doubles

Saturday – Men’s & Women’s Doubles

Sunday – Mixed Doubles

Bracket format will be double elimination or round robin based on number of players in each event. 

Registration Fees

$40 registration ation fee, $5 for each additional event.

Be sure to purchase tickets for the tournament raffle! We will sell tickets and draw winners each day of the tournament. Raffle items include a variety of paddles, apparel, and more.

Contact Bri O’Toole at pickleballbri@gmail.com with any questions!