LPN Resort Weekly - 8/12/2018

Let Gary Help Improve Your Game!

Gary Babcock, LPN head golf professional, is a gifted teacher in full swing and short game. He was honored by the Iowa PGA as the assistant golf professional of the year in 2005, and the junior golf leader of the year in 2009 and 2010. He also was honored as the Iowa Golf Association's golf professional of the year in 2013. Call the pro shop at 641-755-2024 to book your one-on-one lesson with Gary. Adult golf lessons are $45 for a 30-minute lesson, junior lessons (under 16) are available for $35.

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.

Fore Fun Friday Couples August 17 & 31

Panorama West will host two more couples events this Friday, August 17 and again Friday, August 31. No advance registration is needed for these two-couple scrambles. Check-in at 4:30 p.m. and get game instructions. Pairings and hole assignments are announced with a shotgun start at 5 p.m. The cost is $1 per couple, with the entry fees returned as prize money when players gather on the clubhouse deck after golf. For more information, contact Bill and Karen Eby at 641-755-2907.

Annual Birdhouse Boogie on Labor Day

The annual Birdhouse Boogie four-person couples best shot tournament will be on Labor Day, Monday, September 3. The tournament will begin with a shotgun start at 12:30 p.m., and the field is limited to PAID entries. The cost is $35 per couple for LPN golf members, and $100 per couple for non-members. Entry fees cover golf, dinner and prizes. Call 641-755-2024 or signup in person in the pro shop. Find more details, including a list of recent champions, here.

Help Wanted


Seeking an individual with a flexible fall schedule to work at Spikes. Applicants must have excellent verbal communication and customer-service skills. Compensation includes an hourly wage, plus tips.


The Links Restaurant is seeking part-time servers and bartenders. Applicants must have excellent verbal communication and customer-service skills. Compensation includes an hourly wage, plus tips.


Lake Panorama National Resort is seeking housekeepers. Candidates must be able to perform basic physical requirements associated with housekeeping duties. Position is compensated hourly with shift differential offered for weekends and holidays. Background check required. A $100 hiring bonus is available after completing 30 days of employment.

Submit the online application to apply for any of these openings. Or apply in person daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Lake Panorama National Resort, 5071 Clover Ridge Road.