Our LPGA*USGA Girls Golf Program is a great way to introduce your girl to the game of golf, new friends, and First Tee – North Florida. These programs and events are intended to help build confidence and friendship with other girls from the community. Our Girls Golf Coach Team is made up of female mentors who guide the girls through activities designed to enhance their golf and leadership skills. This program helps build leaders and discuss what females can achieve in sport and the community.
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BECOME A GIRLS GOLF MEMBER
Enrolling as a national Girls Golf member makes you eligible to participate in our chapter Girls Golf events, and comes with great perks too! LPGA*USGA Girls Golf members receive official Girls Golf membership gifts (including fun logo’d golf merchandise and accessories), and are granted free entry to LPGA Tour, Symetra Tour, and USGA Championships. LPGA*USGA Girls Golf membership is free to join! For more information about LPGA*USGA Girls Golf at First Tee of North Florida, or to make arrangements to pick up your membership packet at our office, contact Linda Johnson, at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 904-586-4854.
NOTE: LPGA*USGA Girls Golf Membership at First Tee – North Florida is required to participate in Girls Golf Classes and Special Events. Please register for your FREE 2020 Girls Golf Membership below. Membership Packets are distributed at our events, or you can pick up your packet at our Chapter Office.
WEEKLY GIRLS GOLF CLASS
We are excited to offer a weekly Girls Golf class at our local area golf course sites! Check the Class Schedule for class locations. Girls Golf Class costs $45 for each five week session. Girls from every level of the First Tee program are welcome to attend. Along with learning more about the First Tee Nine Core Values, participants will gain a deeper understanding of The Five E’s of LPGA*USGA Girls Golf,which are designed to:
- ENRICH girls lives by expanding their minds and horizons
- ENERGIZE girls with passion for the game of golf
- EMPOWER girls with confidence and inspire them to dream BIG
- ENGAGE girls with positive female role models and mentors
- EXERCISE girls’ minds and bodies helping them unlock their full potential
FALL 2020 GIRLS GOLF CLASSES:
Palm Valley Golf Club, Saturdays, 3-4pm (St. Johns County)
Brentwood Golf Course, Mondays, 5-6pm (Duval County)
LPGA*USGA Girls Golf Membership at First Tee – North Florida is required to participate in Girls Golf Classes.
NOTE: A 2020 Junior Membership purchased from First Tee – North Florida is required to participate in all weekly classes. The Junior Membership cost is $50 per participant. CLICK HERE for more Junior Membership information.
GIRLS GOLF SPECIAL EVENTS
In addition to regular classes, our Girls Golf program conducts special events designed to be fun, engaging, and empowering. A typical Girls Golf event could include anything from hitting marshmallows out of a bunker, taking a field trip to a professional golf tournament, or hosting a movie night. Creativity is Queen when it comes to Girls Golf, and we are not afraid to think outside of the box! We will offer 10-15 Girls Golf special events this year so be sure to check here regularly. Event participants must be 2020 registered members of LPGA*USGA Girls Golf at First Tee – North Florida. Be sure to tell your friends to join our Girls Golf site at First Tee – North Florida!
TENTATIVE AGENDA OF 2020 GIRLS GOLF SPECIAL EVENTS:
(subject to change, due to Covid, info TBA; more to be added, too, so keep checking!)
JUNE 22-26: GIRLS GOLF SUMMER CAMP, Brentwood Golf Course, Jacksonville – WE HAD A GREAT WEEK! WE’LL DO IT AGAIN NEXT YEAR!
JUNE 29 (Monday): RED, WHITE AND BLUE CHALLENGE — SEE THE AWESOME RED, WHITE AND BLUE PHOTOS ON FIRST TEE – NORTH FLORIDA FACEBOOK PAGE!
at St. Johns Golf Club, SR 207, Elkton/St. Augustine
JULY 31 (Friday): PUTT-PUTT AND PACKETS – MEMBER + PARENT/SIBLING MINI-GOLF TOURNAMENT
at Adventure Landing – St. Augustine Location … SEE THE SUPER-CUTE PHOTOS:FIRST TEE – NORTH FLORIDA FACEBOOK PAGE!
SEPTEMBER 13: GIRLS GOLF SUNDAYFUNDAY, Brentwood Golf Course: Course Play/Golf Skills Activities/Social Event – PHOTOS: FIRST TEE – NORTH FLORIDA FACEBOOK PAGE!
SEPTEMBER 25 (Friday): GLITTER & GOLF – A GIRLS GOLF CHAT (VIRTUAL), 6-7pm
Join us for our first Girls Golf Chat – Glitter & Golf! Open to all registered members of LPGA*USGA Girls Golf at First Tee North Florida. We’ll be chatting virtually over Webex and talking all things Girls: weekend plans, school thoughts, favorite things, and yes, even Golf! Cost: $0 (that’s free, no cost). What to bring: a golf ball, sunglasses, color markers, blank paper, favorite golf club, a hat. REGISTER through the Special Event Registration button below. A confirming email with the Webex meeting link will be sent on Friday morning, September 25. Let’s go, Girls!
The eLeader program is a new national volunteer and mentorship opportunity for Girls Golf advocates, ages 13 – 17, who are looking for ways to give back to help their local program. In addition to making a difference in your community, you’ll build professional and leadership skills that will help you prepare for life beyond high school.
Enrolling as an eLeader is the perfect way to earn volunteer service hours and gain experience in teaching, marketing, event/tournament management, communication, technology, and more! Not to mention, your service as a Girls Golf eLeader makes a great addition to your resume and college application!
Once your 20+ volunteer hours have been completed, you’ll receive the following perks:
- A college recommendation letter provided by the Site Director
- Opportunity to complete your high school service hours
- A special eLeader gift upon enrollment and a “thank you” gift for completing your 20+ service hours
- Opportunity to be included in a Leadership Academy and other national events
- Opportunity to be selected as eLeader of the Month (June – September)
If you are interested in becoming an eLeader, contact Linda Johnson at email@example.com.