News from the
Minnesota Metro Chapter  
October 2018
Presented by MnMetro preferred course:  Braemar Golf Course

OCTOBER
4th            Year End Dinner

DECEMBER
15th           HoHoHo
You guys are SPECIAL!
Thank you League Captains: Marge Beard, Tammy Smith-Foyt, Terry Hennes, Karey Jensen, Kathy King, Pat Pauls, Kay Rasmusson, Pauline Whelan and Lori Windschitl..
Our 2019 Board of Directors
Our new Board Members will be introduced in our November newsletter.
Pace of Play Tips
1. When you finish a hole, please drive to the text tee before you write your scores down and put clubs away.

2.  Get out of the cart as soon as you reach the next tee box
Quick Links
 
Golf Rules!
If you want to brush up on your golf rules and/or golf etiquette, we recommend the following two documents:  The  Simplified Rules of Golf   (provided by the MGA) and  Golf Etiquette Overview .
                                       
The best exercise for golfers is golfing.
                                - Bobby Jones


    
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Year-End Celebration on October 4th!
Lost Spur Golf Course
If you forgot to sign up or your schedule changes , and you can make it, now walk-ins are welcome. Pay you $20 at the door and join the fun. You can still sign up for the great golf dealtoo: 9 holes for $12. Just sign up by calling the clubhouse 6 651-454-2332.
Thank You to our Outgoing Board of Directors
This year's Board terms are up and we thank you for your dedication and for taking time in your busy schedules to make sure the MnMetro Chapter is healthy, progressive and always looking for ways to improve to benefit our Membership. The transition from EWGA to LPGA Amateurs (second time's a charm ) certainly added to your duties.

Ann Borders, for leading us through this big change, keeping the Chapter on task and taking on the website updating.
Angie Christo for making sure we had a 2018 golf season
Janette Schull for our sponsors and preferred courses
Julie Hauser for our fun Social events, meaning we're more than golf
Patti Soule for taking care of Members, long term and new.
Heather Wahl for minding the funds and making sure all our courses and ventures were paid promptly.
 
A big Thank YOU to all who stepped up and volunteered to serve on committees or to work at events  You know who you are, give yourself a pat on the back!
Special Thank Yous to people who took on the "extra mile" jobs: Peggy Zetah, League coordinator; Kristi Peterson, CC Director; Lori Windschitl, CC Day Director; Marge Beard, Preferred Courses; Ellen Olson/Dianne Nesburg, Newsletters.
KPMG Volunteers
June 18-23, 2019 Hazeltine National Golf Club
There are still slots open to volunteer as a marshal on Hole #16 with our Chapter. The cost is $125.00 and you are required to work 4 - 4 hour shifts. If you would like to volunteer or have questions, please contact Angie Christo. This opportunity is open only to MnMetro Chapter members and have current Membership at the time of the event.
"Always Looking to Improve" Survey
Your thoughts regarding what works, what can be better and your fresh ideas are very important for continued success of our Chapter. The survey will be sent via email mid-October. Please review it, give it some thought, complete and promptly return. Your input is very beneficial in all the planning for the coming year.
National LPGA Amateur Tournament October 12-13
Good luck to Beth Rubin and the Purple Scramble Team members, Kristi Peterson, Tammy Smith-Foyt, Pat Hegenbarth and Jodie Skolnick (subbing for Alicia Barber) as they compete in the National Finals in Palm Harbor FL. Proud to have you representing MnMetro!
Spotlight Shines Bright on our Sponsors
Their support is so appreciated! Thanks to PGA Tour Superstore, 2nd Swing, Angie Ause Golf, and Mindful Golf with Michael Turnbull.