The United States Tennis Association (USTA) is conducting a month-long drive, March Into Tennis, to get more kids playing the sport. Throughout the month, a record 1,200 USTA youth tennis events will take place across the country.

A variety of organizers, including clubs, after-school programs, parks and recreation, Community Tennis Associations, and others will host Youth Registration Events, Play Days and launching Kids’ Tennis Clubs as part of the USTA’s youth tennis efforts.

Parents and children can find more information about all the March Into Tennis promotions by visiting

The following are youth tennis events taking place in the area:

• Youth registration events will allow parents to sign-up their children for spring and summer tennis programs at local tennis facilities and youth serving organizations at Kiwanis Park, 6111 S. All America Way in Tempe, on March 31 from 11 a.m. to noon.

• Tennis play days include the March 10 event at Chandler Tennis Center, 2250 S. McQueen Road, from noon to 3 p.m. and at Kiwanis Park on March 18 from 1 to 3:30 p.m.

• The Kids Tennis Club event is all month at Aguilar School, 5800 S. Forest Ave. in Tempe.

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