GetaGripChicago is offering free golf and tennis lessons for beginners Saturdays in April and May, starting this weekend, as well as some Sundays (schedule here).

“Introduction to Tennis” meets at the Waveland Tennis Courts (3700 N. Lakeshore) Saturdays from 2:30 to 4 PM and Sundays from 3:30 to 5 PM. It covers basics like warm-up, ready position, tennis grips, footwork and movement. Rackets will be provided.

Over at Hamlin Park (3035 N. Hoyne) from 10 to 11:30 AM Saturdays and Sundays, “Introduction to Golf” classes offer instruction on grip, setup, posture and balance, alignment, targeting, swing, divots, and the finish. Golf clubs provided.

RSVP required; or 773-592-6405.