MOUNT VERNON -- The Mount Vernon City Recreation Board and the Kokosing Valley Community Tennis Association announce that registration for their summer tennis lessons has begun. All Knox County students are welcome. The lessons will be at Mount Vernon’s Memorial Park tennis courts.

For next year’s K-3 students lessons are being offered from 9 to 10 a.m. on Tuesday and Thursdays for the month of June, starting on June 4. The cost is $70 and includes a t-shirt, instruction, racket, ball and tennis goodie bag.

For students going into grades 4-5 next year, lessons will be offered on the same dates and meet from 10 to 11 a.m. The cost and the equipment provided is the same as the K-3 program.

For students going into grades 6 – 9 next year, lessons are also offered. from 11 a.m. to noon. The lessons meet on the same dates, and the cost and equipment provided is the same as the other programs.

The registration deadline is Sunday, May 19. To register, go to the web site For additional information, send an email to or call Steve Tier at 740-398-2626.

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