It’s Golf Time!
‘No Limits’ Golf Tournament
The Bart J Ruggiere Adaptive Sports Center is hosting their eighth annual ‘No Limits’ Golf Tournament on Saturday, June 9. The tournament is a scramble format with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. at the Manchester Country Club. The entry fee of $125/individual or $500/foursome includes green fee, cart and dinner. Pre-registration is required. Day of event check-in begins at 11 a.m. New this year, golf pros at the Manchester Country Club will be offering short clinics before the start of the tournament (also included in your entry fee).
The Bart Center’s staff of dedicated volunteers receive annual training to work with those with special needs, providing vital services to many individuals in the area. Your participation along with sponsorships keep this event alive and well in the Green Mountains. Funds directly benefit the mission of the Bart Adaptive Center whose mission is to provide people with disabilities and their families the opportunity to enjoy outdoor sports with a special focus on snow sports. For entry information or sponsorship opportunities, visit bartadaptive.org or call 802-824-6849.
Rupert Kittay Golf Tournament
Win $15,000 with a hole-in-one at the Rupert Kittay Library’s 13th annual Golf Tournament on Sunday, June 3, at the Lake Saint Catherine Country Club. The entry fee of $75 per person includes 18 holes of golf, a golf cart and meal. There will also be a gift certificate for a free golf club, team and individual prizes and a Tee-Cup Auction. In addition, a hole-in-one at pre-selected holes will win you a valuable prize, one being $15,000! Shot gun start is at 1 p.m. Pre-register by May 26; send check and names of participants, payable to Kittay Public Library, PO Box 53, West Rupert, VT 05776. Proceeds will help defray operating costs and continue current programming at the Kittay Public Library. For more information, call 802-394-2444 and leave your name and number for a call back. You may also visit rupertkittaylibrary.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Golf Tournament to Benefit VNA
On Monday, June 4, Table 24 Restaurant in downtown Rutland will host their tenth anniversary Charity Golf Tournament at the Rutland Country Club. Proceeds will benefit the Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice of the Southwest Region. Past beneficiaries have included the Rutland County Humane Society, Rutland County Parent Child Center, the Carly Ferro Purple Angel Foundation, Project Vision and the Foley Cancer Center. The five-person, scramble format tournament begins with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. The event will also include a raffle and silent auction; donations for these will be gratefully accepted. To learn more, call Steve Sawyer at 802-775-2424.
Arlington Golf Begins
The Arlington Golf Association (AGA) is looking for new members of all abilities. They hold tournaments at the Arlington Recreation Center every other Sunday, beginning on May 6 with an open scramble. Participants can enjoy coffee and donuts before the 8:45 a.m. start. On May 20, the Buck and Doe is a two-person scramble for couples. Price Chopper gift cards are awarded for first, second and third place finishers. Tuesday league play will begin on June 5, at 5:30 p.m. It is limited to the first 18 teams of two persons, any combo. Members of AGA can help find you a partner if don’t have one. This nine-hole league goes until September 4, when awards are given at an end-of-season banquet. For registration information, contact Buffie Race at 518-791-4421 or Gloria Howell at 802-535-0052