LPN Weekly - 9/3/2017

Labor Day at Lake Panorama National Resort


The 17th annual Birdhouse Boogie four-person couples best shot tournament will be held tomorrow. The tournament begins with a shotgun start at 12:30 p.m., and the field is limited to PAID entries. The cost is $30 per couple for LPN golf members, and $90 per couple for non-members. Entry fees cover golf, dinner and prizes. Call or signup in the pro shop. Find more details, including a list of recent champions, here.


The Links normally is closed on Mondays, but WILL BE OPEN tomorrow, serving 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 641-755-2100 for a reservation or to place an order to go.

LPN Iowa vs. Iowa State Couples Friday

The 20th annual Iowa vs. Iowa State couples tournament will be Friday, September 8. This is a four-person best shot, with couples choosing to play for either Iowa or ISU. Sign up as a couple to be paired with another couple, or as a four-person couples team. The entry fee is $10 per couple for LPN members, and $40 per couple for non-member guests. There will be a shotgun start at 5 p.m., so check in at Spikes in advance of that time. Call the pro shop at 641-755-2024 to register. Find more details, including a list of past winners, here.

Pool Season Coming to an End

Next Sunday, September 10, will mark the final open day for the pool at Lake Panorama National Resort. This pool season was another busy one at LPN. There were 66 annual memberships sold for the 2017 season, compared to 61 last year. Thanks to all who supported this amenity, we look forward to seeing you again next spring!

Panorama West Hosting Cross Country

The Panorama Schools cross country teams have two upcoming meets at Panorama West. The course will close at 3 p.m. on September 14 and October 12 to host these events.

LPN to Host Iowa Wife-Husband Championship

Lake Panorama National will host the 57th Iowa Wife-Husband Championship September 15-17. 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 teams, with the option of playing Friday-Saturday, Friday-Sunday or Saturday-Sunday. There is a championship division and a super-senior division. The super-senior division is open to a team with a combined age of 130 years as of September 15, 2017. All play in this division is from the forward tees. The entry fee for either division is $175 per team. More details and entry form available online.

Tournament participants are invited to a welcome party on Friday in the LPN banquet room. The theme for the party is "Hola! Welcome to The "GOLF" of Mexico. There will be a cash bar at 6:15 p.m. and a complimentary Mexican buffet at 7 p.m. Those planning to attend are asked to reserve their spots by September 13 with Katelyn Hogenson, 515-207-1062 or katelynn@iowagolf.org

Help Wanted at The Links

The Links Restaurant is seeking servers for lunch, evening and weekend shifts. Candidates must have excellent verbal communication and customer-service skills. Apply in person daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Lake Panorama National Resort, 5071 Clover Ridge Road. Questions? Contact Mike Kleinwolterink at 641-755-2080 or mklein@lakepanorama.org.

Book Holiday Parties Now

The holiday season will be here before we know it, so now is a good time to plan your company's holiday party or special times with family and friends. The LPN conference center offers a variety of room sizes and meal plans to accommodate any group. If you'll have people visiting from out-of-town, the LPN also has lodging available in either townhouses or motel rooms. Dates are filling up, so call the LPN at 641-755-2080 to discuss options for your company or family get-together, and to make lodging reservations.