Neighborhood Club

A social and tennis club in West Newton, MA

Tennis Pro

Our Tennis Pro is Sam Williams.
You can reach him by email at, or by phone at the Pro Shop at 617-244-0333.


Sam offers tennis lessons to Tennis Members. To arrange lessons, contact him by email or by phone (see above). His rates are:

  • One Hour Private Lesson $70
  • One Hour Semi-Private Lesson (2 people) $40 per person
  • One Hour Group Lesson (3 people) $27 per person
  • One Hour Group Lesson (4 people) $20 per person

For a full refund, lessons must be cancelled 24 hours in advance.

Pro Shop

Sam offers clothing, shoes, tennis equipment and supplies, as well as drinks and some snacks, at the pro shop at the Club. Sam also offers racquet stringing and gripping services, all at competitive prices!


  • Intermediate Clinic (9:00 – 10:30AM)
  • Cardio Tennis (10:30 – 11:30AM)
  • High Energy Game Clinic (11:30 – 12PM)
  • Advanced Clinic (9 – 10:30 AM)
  • Stroke of the Week Clinic (11:30 – 12:00AM)
  • Beginner/Low Intermediate Clinic – 9AM – 10:30AM)
  • Cardio Tennis (10:30 – 11:30AM
  • High Energy Game Clinic (11:30 – 12PM)
  • Cardio Tennis (10:30 – 11:30AM)

Clinic Descriptions:

Cardio Tennis
This upbeat and energized clinic is focused on getting your heart rate moving with a combination of both tennis and core strength exercises. You will be worked out on the court in both high energy and quick moving clinics / games focusing on keeping your feet moving! You will also work with a personal trainer who will focus on core strength. Going back and forth with timed sessions, you will get a great workout. Please note that since we are bringing in an outside trainer, we will be having a weekly sign up. We will have up to 12 per class. Sign ups can be made via e-mail and/or on the sign up sheet at the club.

High Energy Game Clinic
Those looking for a quick 30 minute workout, this is for you! We will utilize fast paced games / drills with constant movement.

Beginner/Low Intermediate Clinic
This clinic will help those who are trying to improve their skills and get reintroduced to the game.

Intermediate Clinic
Developing a variety of strokes and gaining more consistency from each facet of the game – this clinic will help you push towards your goal of being a better player. We will continue stroke development / mechanics while introducing more advanced stroke options / strategies.

Advanced Clinic
Focusing on strategies, advanced techniques, and match play, this clinic will get you ready for team tennis or maintain your level of play. If interested, please contact me to make sure this level clinic is the right match for you.

Stroke of the Week Clinic
We will choose one stroke per week covering all of the basic strokes to more advanced shots with spin variations. We will post the weekly stroke online and on the sign up board. If interested, we are open to suggestions on stroke selection.

Instructional Round Robin
We hope you can come on Thursday mornings to learn different doubles strategies through game play / matches. We will rotate partners (as we do on Wed Nights) every 20 to 30 minutes playing mini-matches. Each Thursday will focus on a different doubles / singles strategy.

Doubles Tutorial
For those players looking to learn the basics of doubles play, this tutorial is for you. From scoring to court positioning, we will review all the ins and outs so you will be ready to be a confident doubles player.

Contact with any questions

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