Throwback February --- Photos from 2014
News from the
Minnesota Metro Chapter  
February 2019
Presented by MnMetro preferred course:  Applewood Hills Golf Course
Save the Date!
FEBRUARY
8th - 10th     Golf Show
19th               Open House
23rd               Golf Warm Up
MARCH
16th              Golf Warm Up
30th              Tee Off
APRIL
6th                Golf Warm Up
20th              New Member Social
Volunteer Opportunities
Golf Show   (Feb 8-10) signup for a time slot on our website.
Pace of Play Tip

Please park your cart near where you will exit the green

LPGA Foundation Scholarship

The LPGA Foundation has three scholarship opportunities available for 2019 and the application deadline is February 28, 2019. for more information, including the application process, go to www.lpga.com/lpga-foundation/scholarships

New LinkedIn Site
LPGA Amateurs MnMetro  Chapter  has a new LinkedIn site. Please follow us to get updates on events and activities for the Chapter and golf community. Follow link below:
 
We also post updates to Facebook. Our website remains the primary source of events and has our event registrations.
Quick Links
Golf Rules!
New USGA rules have been issued as of January 2019 and a link to the full rules can be found here. If you want to brush up on your golf etiquette, we recommend   Golf Etiquette Overview .
                                       
May thy ball lie in green pastures, and not in still waters or small round sandy regions
           - Ben Hogan


   
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   Keep up with what is happening with our Chapter!  
Find event information, photos and more on our 
Facebook page:
LPGA Amateur Golf Association
 MN Metro Chapter  

Free Admission to the Golf Show
February 8-10   Minneapolis Convention Center
Needed: Volunteers to staff our Golf Show booth for a few hours. It's a great opportunity to promote our league, get good deals on shopping for golf equipment and attire, and find some great golf trips.  The only requirements are having been a Member for a year and love to talk golf!  Time is running out so please sign up on  our website.
Winter Warm Up Series
Looking to sharpen your golf game and knowledge?  The PGA SuperStore and our Chapter have created a series of informational sessions packed with helpful tips for your entire game.  This series is free of charge and is open to all Members and their guests.   We do request you sign up, but it's OK to just show. up. Also take advantage of a 10% discount on purchases the day of the session.  
Sign up on  our website.

Session 1: Sat. Feb 23, 11-Noon.  What's important about clubs, grips and balls
Session 2: Sat. March 16 10:30-Noon.  Develop the strength that matters for your golf game.
Session 3: Sat. April 6. 11-Noon.  New Rules of Golf for 2019
Chapter Open House and Visioning
IT'S EXCITING! INFORMATIVE! COME JOIN US! LEARN TOGETHER! PIZZA!!!
Tuesday, February 19
th from 6 to 8 PM
Davanni's in Bloomington (8605 Lyndale Ave S)
 
We are starting our first full year as part of the LPGA Amateur Golf Association and the LPGA family. There have been many changes in the organization and we anticipate more to come - for the benefit of our members. The Board President and Directors would like to invite you to a listen-and-learn session to share what is new in the organization and get your input for future events and activities. Please join us!
Some of the planned topics:
  • Minnesota Metro Chapter History
  • Affiliation with the LPGA - what does that mean for members?
  • What do you like/see where we can make changes?
  • Discussion - how can we have more fun together?

If you have immediate questions, please contact Angie Christo, Chapter President at admin@lpgaamateursmnmetro.com


So plan to join us ! The Chapter will provide pizza and soft drinks.   Attendees must purchase their own alcoholic beverages. Please RSVP on  our website or by email at admin@lpgaamateursmnmetro.com
Only 58 More Days to  TEE-OFF at Rush Creek Golf Course!
March 30th 
Registration opens at 8:30

**Plated Brunch at 10:00 ** Expo Booths** League Sign-up ** 
** Keynote Speaker** Door prizes and Drawings**

Keynote Speaker: Nancy Sorenson, Personal Trainer specializing in Golf Fitness
Registration and additional information available on our website.

*Expo Booths: If you are interested in having a Booth for your product or services, please contact Karey  at klj_1@msn.com or Dianne at diannenesburg@comcast.net
New Member Meeting and Social
April 20, 10:00 am at the PGA SuperStore
This event is to give all new and newer Members the opportunity to learn about our MnMetro Chapter and the LPGA Amateurs. You will meet other new Members and be able to ask questions about golf and social events. Please mark your calendars and watch for the sign-in information.
Membership Sale Information
We hope you have seen the exciting news about the reduced membership dues and the special sale prices that are valid from January 7 - March 1, 2019.
 
This is a great opportunity to join, renew or come back to this amazing organization. And YES - even if your membership expires months from now - you can renew your membership early and add another year at sale price. 

We also know that you have friends, family and colleagues who would love to hear about this limited time offer and join in the fun. Please spread the word! 

  Use code " SALE2019 " to take advantage of this pricing.   

 Membership Category
Previous
New
Special Offer
 Classic New Member
$155
$120
$99
 Classic Renew
$130
$120
$99
 Senior New Member
$125
$85
$64
 Senior Renew
$100
$85
$64
 Young Professional New Member
$75
$65
$44
 Young Professional Renew
$75
$65
$44
 Military
--
$65
$44
 At Large Member
$120
$50
N/A
 Dual Member
$35
$35
N/A