Pickleball

Pickleball 101

Learn the basics of pickleball with other beginners. The class will focus on court layout, rules and beginner drills. Paddles are provided.

Pickleball is a fun paddle sport that combines many elements of tennis, badminton and ping-pong. It can be played both indoors or outdoors. Pickleball is played with a paddle and a plastic balls with holes, and can be played as doubles or singles. The rules are simple and the game is easy for beginners to learn, but can develop into a quick, fast-paced, competitive game for experienced players.

  • February 27 – March 27
  • Wednesdays: 12:00 – 1:00pm
  • Capital Racquet & Fitness Center, 3200 N 10th St.
  • Paddles are provided.
  • $40
  • Registration Code: 15426


Beginner Drop-In Play

  • Wednesdays 1-2:30pm

Use your 101 skills at open beginner play.

Capital Racquet & Fitness Center, 3200 N 10th St.


Pickleball Drop-In Play

Pickleball Summer Hours:

  • Beginner Players: Johnny Gisi Memorial Park Tennis/Pickleball Complex, 2547 E. Calgary Ave.
    – Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 8am – 12pm
  • Intermediate/Advanced Players: North Central Tennis Court Complex, 830 Central Ave.
    – Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 8am – 12pm

Pickleball Fall/Winter Hours:

Capital Racquet & Fitness Center, 3200 N 10th St.
World War Memorial Building, 215 North 6th Street
  • Tuesday and Thursdays 11am – 1pm (All Level Players)
  • Free. Played in the East Court

For more information contact Katrina Hanenberg at 701-221-6855 or khanenberg@bisparks.org.


Summer Pickleball 101

Learn the basics of pickleball with other beginners. The class will focus on court layout, rules and beginner drills. Paddles are provided.

Dates Day Times Code
June 3 – June 27 T 9 – 10am 15849
June 3 – June 27 Th 6 – 7pm 15850
July 8 – August 1 T 9 – 10am 15851
July 8 – August 1 Th 6 – 7pm 15852

Fee and location

  • $32, Minimum of 4 participants needed for class to be held.
  • Johnny Gisi Memorial Park Tennis/Pickleball Complex, 2547 E. Calgary Ave. (mornings). North Central Tennis Court Complex, 830 Central Ave (evenings).


Pickleball Mixer

Part of July Celebration, the pickleball mixer will keep everyone playing in a social, fun, and competitive environment. Each individual will be matched with players of similar ability. The mixer is drop-in during the time frame of 8am-12pm and beverages and snacks will be provided. Come join the fun!

  • Wednesday, July 17 from 8am – 12pm
  • North Central Tennis Court Complex, 830 Central Ave.
  • Pre-registration required. Registration Code: 15845