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WAA Tennis

Lessons are taught at Cedar Pointe Park located on Lake Waconia near Bayview Elementary School. Individuals are able to register for up to three sessions of tennis camp this summer. Participants should bring their own age appropriate tennis racket and water bottle with them each day. If weather does not permit, the back-up location will be the Bayview Elementary School Gym – Enter thru the North Doors near the castle playground. Please note, we are NOT able to cancel/transfer or refund without 6 business days notice. View Beginner/Experienced descriptions on our website registration.
June 12, 13 & 14 (Tue-Thur)
S-253: Boys & Girls Ages 4-K........8:00am-8:30am (B)
S-254: Girls Grade 1-4...................8:30am-9:30am (B)
S-255: Boys Grade 1-4..................9:30am-10:30am (B)
S-256: Girls Grade 5-8..................10:30am-11:30am (B)
S-257: Boys Grade 5-8.................11:30am-12:30pm (B)
June 25, 26 & 27 (Mon-Wed)
S-258: Boys & Girls Ages 4-K........8:00am-8:30am (B)
S-259: Girls Grade 1-4...................8:30am-9:30am (E)
S-260: Boys Grade 1-4..................9:30am-10:30am (E)
S-261: Girls Grade 5-8 .................10:30am-11:30am (E)
S-262: Boys Grade 5-8.................11:30am-12:30pm (E)
July 30, 31 & August 1
S-263: Boys & Girls Ages 4-K.........8:00am-8:30am (B)
S-264: Girls Grade 1-4...................8:30am-9:30am (E)
S-265: Boys Grade 1-4..................9:30am-10:30am (E)
S-266: Girls Grade 5-8..................10:30am-11:30am (E)
S-267: Boys Grade 5-8.................11:30am-12:30pm (E)
August 6, 7 & 8 (Mon-Wed)
S-268: Boys & Girls Ages 4-K........8:00am-8:30am (B)
S-269: Girls Grade 1-4..................8:30am-9:30am (E)
S-270: Boys Grade 1-4.................9:30am-10:30am (E)
S-271: Girls Grade 5-8 .................10:30am-11:30am (E)
S-272: Boys Grade 5-8.................11:30am-12:30pm (E)
Steve Marsden
Cedar Pointe Park by Lake Waconia (near Bayview School)
Age 4-K (2018-2019 )
Fee: $20
1st-4th Grade (2018-2019)
Fee: $30
Minimum: 6 /Maximum: 12 (Maximum for 4-K: 10)
Register By: Two weeks prior to camp start date (may fill prior!)
Please be sure of the session you register for as there are no refund/credits/tranfers without 6 business days notice.

Carlson Tennis

This is our 4th year with indoor tennis for kids ages 4-11! Our mission with Junior Tennis is to provide a tennis pathway for kids from learning how to play to applying it in match play. Our Stars Program is for both beginner and those that have played. Please contact Dan Carlson with any questions. or check out their website: - Register for these classes with Waconia Community Education & Recreation.

Tennis Little Stars Ages 4-6

This class is for our youngest players. We emphasize agility, balance, and coordination. Movement and tracking skills will give the kids the ability to properly handle a racquet and ball. We feel that this foundation will be instrumental in their long term success playing tennis. FUN and SUCCESS is our goal!
W-194: Thurs: January 3, 10, 17 & (skip 24) & 31
W-195: Thurs: February 14, 21, 28 & March (skip 7) 14
W-196: Thurs: March 21, 28, April 4 & 11
Minimum: 4 / Maximum: 12
Southview Green Gym
Fee: $45
Register By: One week before each start date (could fill prior)

Tennis Rising Stars Ages 7-8

The goal of this class is control. We will split this group into two levels, past players and beginners. The kids will enjoy playing games and rallying the ball back and forth while working on technique and tactics. These kids will play games with rallying by the 2nd lesson and the final day will be full of games and competitions.
W-197: Thurs: January 3, 10, 17 & (skip 24) & 31
W-198: Thurs: February 14, 21, 28 & March (skip 7) 14
W-199: Thurs: March 21, 28, April 4 & 11
Minimum: 4 / Maximum: 12
Southview Green Gym
Fee: $65
Register By: One week before each start date (could fill prior)

Tennis Future Stars Ages 9-11

We will split this group into two levels based on ability; however everyone will be rallying from the first day. Our emphasis for these kids is to get them to rally the ball and understand the fundamentals of the forehand and backhand groundstrokes, volleys, and serve. If you have any questions about Carlson Tennis programs please contact Dan Carlson.
W-200: Thurs: January 3, 10, 17 & (skip 24) & 31
W-201: Thurs: February 14, 21, 28 & March (skip 7) 14
W-202: Thurs: March 21, 28, April 4 & 11
Minimum: 4 / Maximum: 8
Southview Green Gym
Fee: $65
Register By: One week before each start date (could fill prior)

Carlson Tennis Competitive Program

The Competitive Program is the next step after our Stars Program. While our Stars Program introduces tennis the Competitive Program focuses on match play, tactics, and technique. Most kids advancing into this program consider themselves tennis players and tennis as one of their sports. Most of the kids from Waconia will be in Comp 3-7. Classes will be held at the Victoria/Holy Family Tennis Courts. Signups and more class descriptions are available at www.carlsontennis. com. Please contact Dan Carlson at 612.875.5507 or for placement questions Session Dates – Each session is 3 weeks long and runs two days a week with an optional Match Play day available. Register online at

Carlson Tennis Competitive Program

Competitive 3&4 (ages 12-15 Middle School - Freshman)
Mon/Wed 1:00pm-2:30pm
Fee: $150
S-285: June 11 – June 28
S-286: Firecracker Week – July 2-6
S-287: July 9 – July 27
S-288: July 30 – Aug 17
Competitive 5&6 (ages 8-12 – Orange Ball & Green Dot)
Tue/Thur 1:00pm-2:30pm
Fee: $150
S-289: June 11 – June 28
S-290: Firecracker Week – July 2-6
S-291: July 9 – July 27
S-292: July 30 – Aug 17
Competitive 7 (ages 6-8 – Red Ball-Orange Ball)
Tue/Thur 1:00pm-2:30pm
Fee: $150
S-293: June 11 – June 28
S-294: Firecracker Week – July 2-6
S-295: July 9 – July 27
S-296: July 30 – Aug 17

Carlson Weekly Tennis Match Play

We will have weekly match play on Fridays for all levels. Sign ups will be through We will run red ball matches, orange ball matches, and regular court matches for all ages. We will provide instruction and strategy critiques during play. Matches with other teams will be scheduled as well. Sign ups for Match Play at