Social Center Courts
The main building lawn features a basketball court with adjustable rims, a gaga ball pit, four square, a badminton court, a playground with outdoor exercise equipment, and a futsal (court soccer) field with a rebound board.
If the office is open, community members are welcome to borrow equipment. We have balls of all shapes and sizes, racquets, frisbees, kan jam, bases and more.
Platform Tennis Court
Platform Tennis is a racquet sport enjoyed by all ages. It is the only racquet sport that can be enjoyed outdoors in cold weather. This unique appeal attracts people who desire fresh air, competition, and social engagement.
Membership is required to use our Platform Court. The 2018/19 Season begins October 1. For more information, click LETTER TO MEMBERS.
2018/19 membership rates:
By 11/1 After 11/1
Single $135 $160
Family $250 $300
Members must live in the same household to receive family rates.
Complete and return a Membership Agreement with payment. New members may join anytime. Contact the Center for more information at 873-6408.
The Platform Tennis Court is on Lawrence Way. Click here for directions to court.
Members may use our Facebook Group "Social Center Platform Tennis" to arrange meeting times or find playing partners.
Beginner Clinic - Saturday, October 13 at 1 pm. Details on the Center News page.
Intermediate Clinic - TBA
Tennis and Pickleball Courts
The Social Center offers tennis and pickleball courts on Lawrence Way.
The Social Center is a private 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. We do not charge membership fees to use our tennis/pickleball courts, and we are not municipal (tax-funded.) Thank you for considering donating to offset maintenance costs, which average $2,750 per year. Our goal is to preserve the courts and the availability of tennis and pickleball in our community. We appreciate those who join us in that endeavor.
We suggest the following donations:
Regular players - $10 per month
Visitors - $5 per couple, per day
We encourage local children to play for free.
We suggest $50 for those who would like to make a single donation for the season (generally nets are up mid-April until threat of frost/snow in November)
Equipment is available to borrow at the Social Center during open hours.
Donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law and can be made at the Social Center at 7626 US Route 9 or mailed to PO Box 205, Elizabethtown, NY 12932.
Lawrence Way can be found in between Egglefield Ford and the bridge at the intersection of Route 9 and River St. Click here for directions to courts.
Players may use our Facebook group "Social Center Pickleball and Tennis" to arrange meeting times or find playing partners.