Ellis, Gardner and Twin Pines golf courses are Certified Get Golf Ready Facilities - by Play Golf America and PGA of America initiative.
Fee is $109 per STUDENT for beginning classes and $149 for intermediate or specialty classes. All Get Golf Ready classes include a punch pass for four (4) - 9 hole golf rounds at any of our golf facilities and 4 punches for driving range buckets to encourage practicing (valued at an additional $100.00) to be utilized during the 2017 golf season. CLICK on the link beside your desired class to enroll...space is limited to 8 students per class.
Guaranteed student to instructor ratio of 8:1(maximum).
**Get comfortable with the game through a series of lessons in a friendly environment.
**Meet new people in a casual golf setting.
**Enjoy the outdorrs and get in shape.
FULL LISTING: CLASS DESCRIPTIONS*******Payment is due on the first day of class.*******
We will give you advice on what golf clubs you should consider purchasing....so if you are NEW to the game, borrow our equipment during class and let us help you find the right equipment.
2017 Dates/locations: sign up beginning March 10.
ELLIS GOLF COURSE.....286-5589
Get Golf Ready - Women's Beginning Golf/Intro to Golf - Class #15001
Wednesdays, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31: 5:30 - 7 pm.........Fee $109 (16 student maximum) REGISTEREverything you need to know as a new golfer....making tee times to learning the swing!
Instructors: Mark McMahon, Head PGA Professional & Davey Sutton, Apprentice Professional
The Red Zone....Strickly short game improvement instruction! Class #15002
(men & women may register for this class) REGISTER-COED
Mondays & Thursdays, May 1, 4, 8, 15, & 18: 5:30pm-7 pm........$149 fee (8 maximum students)
Improve your game within 60 yards of the green. Learn to play bunkers, improve your putting, SCORE around the greens. Class is intended for intermediate skill level players, no beginners.
Instructor: Lisa Miller, PGA Master Professional
Get Golf Ready - WOMEN'S - Beginning/Intro to Golf - Class #15004 - REGISTER
Mondays, August 21, 28, September 11, 18, 25 (no class on Labor Day): 5:30 - 7pm....Fee $109 (8 student maximum)
Everything you need to know as a new golfer....making tee times to learning the golf swing!
Instructor: Davey Sutton, Apprentice Professional
GARDNER MEMORIAL GOLF COURSE....286-5586
Get Golf Ready - Beginners/Lapsed Golf - Co-Ed class - Class #35001 - REGISTER
Tuesdays, April 25, May 2, 9, 16 & 23: 5:30 - 7 pm......Fee $109 (8 students)
Instructor: Dave Roe, Head PGA Professional
Get Golf Ready - Beginning Golf Class #35002 - REGISTER
Everything you need to know about golf, from making tee times, learning the swing and how to play your best! Plus on course instruction tips each week.
To be determined............Fee $109 (8 students)
Instructor: Kyle Custer, PGA Apprentice Professional
Get Golf Ready - Family Golf (learn golf as a family) - Class #35003 - REGISTER
Large group instruction plus separate instruction for adults and children. On course experience each week. Special gift for each family participating. (16 students maximum)
Tuesdays, August 1, 8, 15, 22, 29: 5:30 - 7 pm........Fee $109 (one adult and one child); each additional child is $50 additional. (So two parents and two children equals $218; One parent and two children equals $159.)
Instructor: Dave Roe, Head PGA Professional & Kyle Custer, PGA Apprentice Professional
TWIN PINES GOLF COURSE....286-5583
Get Golf Ready - Lapsed Golfers - returning to the game - Class #45001 - REGISTER
Golfers needing a new start or those returning to the game, no recent experience necessary.
Thursdays, April 20, 27, May 4, 11, 18: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm....Fee $109 (8 students maximum)
Instructor: Steve Charters, Head PGA Professional
Get Golf Ready - Intro to Golf - Class #45002 - REGISTER
Wednesdays, April 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17: 5:30 - 7pm.........Fee $109 (8 students max)
Instructor: Ben Montgomery, PGA Apprentice Professional
Get Golf Ready - Intro to Golf - Class #45003 - REGISTER
Dates to be determined: 5:30 - 7 pm............Fee $109 (8 students max)
Instructor: Ben Montgomery, PGA Apprentice Professional
Call Lisa for more details, 286-5544.
Check out our Junior golf program on the Junior golf page HERE
2017 GRAND DEMO DAY
@ Ellis golf course driving range:
Saturday, May 20, 10 - 3pm!
Visit with tech reps, BBQ lunch available for $5, discover what your clubs are worth on trade-in.....
THESE COMPANIES WILL BE IN ATTENDANCE:
Need new clubs? Be sure those clubs are for you by having a club fitting by a professional club fitter...contact Steve Charters, PGA Professional at 286-5583 or Mark McMahon, PGA PRofessional at 286-5589.
Lesson Rates - 2017
No golf workshop, school, clinic or individual lesson will take you beyond the skill and experience of the instructor. We have assembled a team of instructors that is unparalleled in the area. If you are looking to improve or have a question, talk with our PGA Professionals. It could be the best thing you ever do for your golf game. Invest in YOURSELF, take a lesson today.
Adult Group Lessons
Go to the TOP of this page for the Get Golf Ready programming.
Private Instruction by PGA member staff at Ellis, Gardner & Jones golf course:
(1) 30 minute lesson: Adults: $50.00, Juniors under age 13: $30.00.
Twin Pines rates $40 adults & $20 juniors
Schedule with each individual golf professional.
Steve Charters, PGA Professional (Steve's rate is $40 for adults; $20 for juniors) email
Mark McMahon, PGA Professional email
Dave Roe, PGA Professional email
Lisa Miller, PGA Master Professional email
PGA Assistant/Apprentice Professionals:
(1) 30 minute lesson: Adults: $30-$35, Juniors under age 13: $15-$25
, Ellis GC....286-5589
Kyle Custer, Gardner Memorial GC.....286-5586
Ben Montgomery, Twin Pines GC...286-5583
Cedar Rapids Golf was a 2009 recipient of the National Recreation & Parks Association Sticks for Kids grant. Grant funded golf clubs will be used for the summer junior golf program at Twin Pines to enhance the learning experience of area junior golfers.