Fourth of July at the Resort
Links Restaurant Hours
Normally the Links Restaurant doesn't open until 11 a.m. on weekdays. But to kickoff your Fourth of July celebration, come to the Links this Wednesday for breakfast served 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Lunch and dinner menus will be available until 7 p.m., when the Links will close a bit earlier than usual so staff can enjoy holiday time with family and friends.
Fourth of July Couples
The annual Fourth of July couples tournament will shotgun start at 12:30 p.m. Sign up with another couple in the LPN pro shop. The cost is $35 per couple for LPN members and $120 per couple for non-members. This is an 18-hole, four-person best-shot tournament. There will be a potluck at Spikes following golf, so bring a dish to share, and if you’d like, something to grill. Call the pro shop to register at 641-755-2024.
Long Drive Contest
The annual Fourth of July long drive contest will begin at 5:30 p.m. on the #1 tee. Entries will be taken on the teebox that day, with a cost of $5 for three drives. There will be a women’s division, a youth division for ages 18 and under, and age categories for men of 19-30, 31-45, 46-64, and 65 plus.
LPN Pro Shop Fourth of July Sale
Shop at the LPN pro shop July 4th through Saturday, the 7th, and get a 4th (25%) off all men's and women's clothing. Clothing from great brands like Adidas, Cutter & Buck, EP Pro, Footjoy, Fairway & Green, Nike and Zero Restriction all are in stock and on sale. Stop in and stock up!
July 5 Deadline to Register for Solheim
The 2018 LPN Solheim competition, which is open to all women who have a 2018 LPN golf membership, is August 23-25. Teams will be announced after league play on August 23. The annual Solheim shootout will be Friday, August 24, at 5:30 p.m. with dinner to follow. The traditional Solheim team competition will be Saturday, August 25, at 11 a.m., with dinner and team prizes at the end of competition. Cost is $80 for all weekend, or participate Saturday only for $65. Contact team captains JoAnn Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org, or Ruth Allen at email@example.com with questions. To register, complete the registration form and return to either captain by July 5.
LPN Women's League Fundraiser July 12
The Lake Panorama National women's league will take a break from regular league play on July 12 for a fundraiser. All proceeds from this event will go to Tori's Angels, a local non-profit that helps kids with life-threatening medical challenges. All women are invited to participate in this fun evening of golf and silent auction. Cost for this 4-gal best shot is $25 per player and includes pin events, prizes and Tori's Angels t-shirt. Women who aren't 2018 LPN golf members will need to pay green fees at the pro shop that evening. Check-in begins at 5 p.m. with a shotgun start at 5:30 p.m. Direct questions about this event to Laura Preussel at 515-720-4680. Register by printing the registration form below and mail to Laura at 5020 Karen Drive. To learn more about Tori's Angels Foundation go to https://www.torisangels.org/.
Register Now for LPN Mixed Couples
The LPN annual two-day Mixed Couples tournament will be held July 28-29. Mixed couples play as partners. Both partners drive from their respective tee and each plays a second shot from the other's ball location. Choose the best ball, and alternate shots until the ball is holed. There will be shotgun starts at 1 p.m. on Saturday and 9 a.m. on Sunday. Entry fees are $155 per couple for LPN members, and $235 for non-members. This event is limited to the first 36 paid couples. The fee covers two days of golf with cart, practice balls, prizes and a Saturday evening dinner. The entry form is available online. Direct any questions to the LPN pro shop at 641-755-2024.
State Wife-Husband Championship
Lake Panorama National Resort will host the 58th Iowa Wife-Husband Championship September 14-16. This is a 36-hole modified alternate stroke tournament. Participants must legally be husband and wife and maintain a residence in Iowa. The field is limited to the first 99 entrants, who will have the option of playing Friday-Saturday, Friday-Sunday or Saturday-Sunday. There is a regular division and a super-senior division. The super-senior division is open to a team with a combined age of 130 years. All play in this division is from the forward tees. The entry fee for either division is $175 per team. Entry deadline is September 5. More details and entry form are available on the Iowa Golf Association website.