The town's new pickleball courts will open to the public at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 9, behind the Lenox Community Center, 65 Walker St.

The courts are located next to the five new tennis courts recently renovated through a donation by Piretti Sports Company of Lenox.

The public is invited to try out the game with equipment and informal coaching provided by members of the Lenox Pickleball Association. Light refreshments will be provided.

Information: LCC at 413-637-5530.

Jeannie Maschino can be reached at 413-496-6256 or

Community News Editor / Librarian

Jeannie Maschino is community news editor and librarian for The Berkshire Eagle. She has worked for the newspaper in various capacities since 1982 and joined the newsroom in 1989.