Panorama West Women's League Luncheon
The annual kickoff luncheon for the Tuesday morning women's league at Panorama West will be this Tuesday at the LPN conference center. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. with lunch at 12:30. The cost is $15. The women’s league is individual play, with weekly prizes and special events. Dues for the year are $30, and can be paid at Tuesday's luncheon. League play begins May 2 with a two-gal best shot at 9:30 a.m., preceded by a 9 a.m. golf clinic presented by John Dinnebier. The first day of regular play will be May 9. Contact Sharon Wedemeyer, 641-747-3938 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Panorama West Men's Leagues Begin
At Panorama West, there is a Tuesday evening men’s league and a Thursday morning men’s league, with both beginning this week. League members must either purchase an annual Panorama West membership, or pay the $16 daily green fee.
The Tuesday evening men’s league will run through August 29. Dues are $20 to cover weekly prizes, plus individual scores are turned in for prizes at the end of the year. Play begins at 5:30 p.m. Contact Jay Merryman at 641-751-5957 or email@example.com; or Bill Eby at 515-240-7652 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Thursday morning men’s league will wrap up August 31 with a tournament and awards banquet. Members can tee off beginning at 7 a.m. with play continuing until noon. Dues of $20 covers regular play with weekly cash prizes and individual awards at the end of the season. Contact Virgil Hoehne at 641-757-0962 or email@example.com.
LPN Leagues Kickoff Next Week
The Men’s Stag on May 3 will kickoff the season. Cocktails and munchies begin at 5:30 p.m. with a brief program and raffle drawing at 7 p.m. Men's leagues are on Wednesdays and league play begins May 10. For the 18-hole noon league, members can play from either the white or red tees. At 3 p.m., there is a nine-hole league available from both the red and white tees. A 6 p.m. nine-hole league has everyone playing from the white tees. Cost of all men’s leagues is $75. A men's league entry form is here.
The LPN women’s league plays on Thursdays. Players compete in two-person teams beginning at 5:30 p.m. The LPN women’s league fee is $55, which covers league dues, the kickoff dinner and a post-season party. The kickoff dinner will be May 4, beginning at 5:30 p.m. League competition gets underway May 11. Women interested in league play who do not yet have a partner will be matched with another player, or can play as a sub. The women's league entry form is here.
Member-Guest Entry Deadline May 3
The entry deadline for the 17th annual Guthrie County State Bank/Lake Panorama Realty Men's Member-Guest is May 3. This is an excellent opportunity to invite a guest to our facility for great fun and great golf. The tournament will be Saturday, June 3, and Sunday, June 4, and is for members of Lake Panorama National Golf Course and their guests. Cost is $250 per team and participation is limited to the first 36 paid teams. Member-Guest weekend events and formats can be found online along with the entry form. Contact the LPN Pro Shop at 641-755-2024 with questions.
Tickets Remain for May 6 Beach Ball
About 20 tickets still are available for the 2nd annual Beach Ball, sponsored by Friends of Lake Panorama. The event will be Saturday, May 6, at Lake Panorama National, with all proceeds supporting new sports courts at Boulder Beach. Limited opportunities remain for groups of eight, six or four to be seated together at a sponsored table. Or buy just one or two tickets and make new friends! Tickets are $40 each. Friends of Lake Panorama is a nonprofit public charity, dedicated to improving recreational amenities at Lake Panorama.
The Beach Ball will begin at 5 p.m. with a social hour and time to view decorated tables, purchase raffle tickets, and place bids on silent auction items. There will be a buffet dinner at 6 p.m., featuring roast pork loin, cheesy au gratin potatoes, sautéed green beans, dinner salad and roll. Desserts donated by volunteers will be available on a silent auction table. Bidding for the desserts will end as the buffet begins, so winning bidders can pick up their desserts to share at their table. Dinner will be followed by a live auction. Donated items still are needed for the raffle, dessert table and auctions. To purchase tickets or donate an item, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Or call Susan Thompson at 641-755-4382 or 515-240-6536. More details about the sports courts project available here.
Mother's Day Brunch is May 14
Make plans to attend Lake Panorama National's annual Mother's Day brunch. The brunch will be served 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., with seatings scheduled every half hour. The cost is $19.95 for adults, $9.95 for children 5-12 and free for children 4 and under. Since the kitchen staff will be busy preparing for the brunch, the regular breakfast menu won't be available that morning. Make your reservations by calling 641-755-2080 or by completing the reservation form available here.