LPN Holiday Brunch Next Sunday
The annual LPN Holiday Brunch will be next Sunday, December 18. Service will be 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. with reservations taken in half-hour increments. Walk-ins also are welcome. The brunch cost is $19.95 for adults, $9.95 for children ages 5 to 12, with children 4 and under free. The brunch will include traditional breakfast buffet items, plus a salad bar and lunch items. Lunch features will be turkey, roast beef, ham, shrimp and mashed potatoes and gravy, plus a variety of desserts. The Links breakfast menu will not be available. Reservations are strongly recommended, especially for large groups. Call the LPN front desk at 641-755-2080 or submit the form to reserve a table.
Special nights that began in November continue in December. Wednesday is men's night, with ping-pong and putt-putt golf in the banquet room, plus appetizer and drink specials. Thursday nights are for the gals. Meet in The Links bar and enjoy good conversation and laughs, plus drinks and food specials. Friday nights offer a special prime rib dinner, priced at $21.95, which includes salad, potato and a vegetable.
Looking ahead, the LPN will be closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day, so staff can enjoy time with family.
2017 Golf Membership Mailings
By now, those who were 2016 golf members at either Lake Panorama National or Panorama West should have received renewal forms for the 2017 season. The LPN mailing includes three types of golf membership applications. Regular memberships are available to both LPA members and non-members. There is a significant "early bird" discount available to those who pay in full by January 31. The membership application shows the early bird rates, plus the regular rates for those who pay after January 31.
Members who pay in full by December 30 will be entered into a drawing with the grand prize being a new set of Ping irons with a retail value of $799. Three other prizes awarded will be a Titleist golf bag, a round of golf for four with carts and a $100 pro shop gift certificate.
Also in the mailing are forms for special memberships for those who have never had an LPN golf membership. Distance memberships are for people who are not LPA members and who live more than 18 miles from the LPN.
At Panorama West, both LPA members and non-members can purchase annual memberships. There is an annual trail fee of $44.55 to use a private cart on the course. There is limited availability for storing carts at the course, with storage fees at $203.67 for gas carts and $235.50 for electric carts. Call 641-755-2250 for details on cart storage.
New Year's Eve Special
Looking ahead to New Year's Eve, make plans to ring in 2017 at The Links with a Surf and Turf special. This will include a 6 ounce filet and two scallops, served with a whisky cream sauce, plus salad, asparagus, risotto, Chef's Dessert, and two complimentary glasses of house wine. The cost is $49.95 for two people, plus tax and tip. Call the LPN front desk at 641-755-2080 or submit the form to reserve your table for this special evening!
Pro Shop Year-End Sale
Are you looking for that perfect gift for the golfer on your list? The LPN pro shop offers all the latest styles and equipment at terrific prices. All men's short-sleeved polos are discounted 40 percent, with men's outerwear 30 percent off. All women's clothing is 40 percent off. All golf shoes, headwear and golf balls are discounted 25 percent, with all golf bags 20 percent off. Additional racks of clearance are 50 and 75 percent off. Current pro shop hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday thru Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
HALO Holiday Party This Thursday
The annual HALO holiday party is this Thursday, and costs $25 per person, which covers the dinner, dance and tip. A cash bar will open at 5:30 p.m. with dinner starting at 6:30 p.m. The RBJ Trio is back by popular demand to play music from the 50s, 60s, and 70s. Make your reservation by stopping by or calling the LPN front desk at 641-755-2080. Your reservation will not be confirmed until payment is made. Use your LPN Diners Club or write a check to the LPN. If you have questions, call Lynn Pawlowski at 641-755-3911 or Sue Merryman at 641-751-5956.