PENN Pals Club
The Penn Pals Club, established by the Penn Women's Basketball team, is a fan club for children in grades 1 through 8. A fee of $10 grants your kids a membership packet which includes: a membership card to be presented at the Palestra for free admission to women's basketball home games (and a $2 discount on tickets purchased by accompanying adults); post-game locker room access; a women's basketball player "PENN-Pal" who will write letters to your child; a disposable (one-time use) camera that can be used on "Photo Day" (February 7, 1998) along with a developing coupon; a PENN Women's Basketball t-shirt, poster and periodic updates; as well as a chance to be ball girl/boy at home games, and much more. To register your child with the PENN Pals club, call 898-6089.
--Devonna D. Williams, Women's Basketball, Penn Athletics Department
Develop basic tennis skills or improve footwork and point strategies by signing up for either beginner or intermediate tennis lessons, starting October 27, which are being offered by Penn's Department of Recreation. Instructor Rolando "Al" Lustrio, an assistant tennis pro, will teach both classes at the Levy Tennis Pavilion through November 22. To register, visit the recreation offices at either Gimbel or Hutchinson Gym.
University of Pennsylvania Recreation brings wiffle ball to Hill Field on October 25 through 26 with its "UPENN 3 on 3 Wiffle Ball Tournament". Entry forms are available at Hutchinson and Gimbel Gyms, or call 1-888-777-W-I-F-F toll-free for more information.