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The Racket Club to host tennis festival today

Published: Friday, March 1, 2013 5:30 a.m. CST

ALGONQUIN – The Racket Club, 9101 S. Route 31, will host a tennis festival designed to get kids active and excited about tennis, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. today.

More than 1,000 facilities across the U.S. will host tennis festivals to showcase the fun and excitement of playing tennis, as well as sharing with parents the benefits of involving their children in the sport.

The tennis festival initiative coincides with “Tennis Night in America” on Monday at New York’s Madison Square Garden.

For information on the tennis festival hosted by The Racket Club, contact Rob Laue at For information on “Tennis Night in America,” visit

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