Asheville Area Chapter

Asheville Area

Feb 12, 2019, 14:28 PM
Chapter Full Name : Asheville Area
State : NC
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Check back regularly for an updated schedule of events. We post six events in advance monthly. If you would like to plan ahead, you can view the events scheduled throughout our 2019 season under the Events tab. It's all about fun and community!

DATE

EVENT

Sun, June 9  Local Championship Qualifier (18 holes - Tee times: 10-11 A.M.)   
Mon, June 10 Group Lesson 8 at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course with Frank Holly.   
Tue, June 11  League Night + Pick Your Own Partner at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course   
Sun, June 16 Local Championship Qualifier at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course  
Tue, June 18
League Night at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course
Sat, June 22       Joint Event with Greenville, SC LPGA Amateurs Chapter 10:30am (18 holes)

 

We find ourselves so fortunate to have Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course as our home course in Asheville. They are exceptionally friendly, accommodating, provide a PGA pro for lessons and the beauty of the wildlife and perfectly groomed course is overwhelming. The sites on this Donald Ross designed mountain course throughout spring, summer and fall is a bounty of beauty and wildlife. As a member you will enjoy generously discounted fees for weekly play as well as events, tournaments, and parties! 
For more information on the many member benefits and discounts of membership, see https://lpgaamateurs.com/memberships.

    

The LPGA Amateur Golf association Asheville, NC Chapter is open to all women in the greater Western North Carolina area. Our members come from as far away as Tennessee and South Carolina. 

Golfing with the Asheville Chapter

We encourage women in the area to give us a try. We invite you to join us at the Grove Park Inn Golf Course on Tuesday evenings (league night), Wednesday evening, every 6th Saturday and Sunday afternoon tournaments.

You don't need to be a member to golf with us a time or two.  But we are confident once you play golf with us you will want to become a member of the LPGA Amateur Golf association Asheville, NC Chapter. The golfing experience in the mountains is an unsurpassed pleasure. Join us today!

  • To play golf with the Asheville Chapter as a guest on one of our league evenings contact our Membership Chairman.
  • If you want to join the LPGA Amateur Golf association you can do so through the LPGA Amateur Golf association Web site. You can join either online or by downloading an application; the downloadable application is a PDF that can be filled in on your computer, and emailed to LPGA Amateur Golf association Asheville, NC Chapter at member@lpgaamateurgolf.com.
  • Volunteer Opportunities are open to all members! We need greeters, extra hands at party events, photogs and many other opportunities. We love our volunteers!

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2019 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The LPGA Amateur Golf association Asheville, NC Chapter is pleased to announce its Board of Directors for 2019:
From right to left:
President – Lorraine Silverman lsilverman@townandmountain.com
Membership Director - Capi Wampler capiwampler@gmail.com 
Marketing Director - Dallas Triniti namaste211@gmail.com
Finance and Records Director - Kathy Wicker  kwicker02@gmail.com 
Events Director - Cheri Kenyon ckkenyon1957@gmail.com
Golf Programs and Services Director - Lynn Davis lbsaweigh@gmail.com


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What do we do?
Chapter President
Lorraine Silverman

  • Directs Board members and creates a positive and productive Board environment
  • Accountable for all Directors fulfillment of roles and responsibilities
  • Works with the Chapter Board to identify goals for the Chapter
  • Oversees general Chapter operations 
  • Facilitates Chapter Board meetings 
  • Acts as representative and spokesperson of the Board and members – internally and externally
  • Ensures that Chapter offers the best membership experience in line with LPGA Amateur Golf Association standards and expectations
  • Ensures that Chapter meets all LPGA Amateur Golf Association requirements and Minimum Standards 
  • Understands and supports the ‘big picture’ and the strategic direction of the organization locally and nationally

Membership Director 
Capi Wampler

  • Member Welcome Program and Onboarding Process 
  • Member Orientations 
  • Member participation
  • Volunteer recruiting
  • Volunteer recognition
  • Golf Mentoring Program
  • Member Recruitment Activities
  • Member Recruitment Events Community Collaboration and Relations

Events Director
Cheri Kenyon

  • Golf Activities: golf-related events, leagues, golf education 
  • Non-Golf Activities: Social and networking groups and other events 
  • Special Events
  • Charity Events
  • Inter-Chapter Events (ex. Lone Star Cup, Dixie Cup)  
  • Chapter Championship
  • Champions Cup
  • Handicap System
  • Rules, Etiquette & Handicap Education
  • Chapter Events Calendar

 Finance and Records Director
kathy Wicker (2)

  • Filing of required Chapter Minimum Standards with LPGA HQ
  • Compliance with Chapter and Association Policies
  • Financial Oversight o Maintains Chapter Bank Account(s) and investment accounts
  • Develop / Monitor Budget
  • Year End Financials
  • Tax Returns
  • Business Requirements
  • Tax Exempt Status
  • Incorporation Status
  • Insurance
  • Chapter Master Calendar
  • Meeting Minutes 

Marketing Director
Dallas Triniti

  • Compliance with the organization’s Brand Guidelines
  • Media Relations
    • Press Releases
    • Community Calendars
    • Help promote events to the community
  • Chapter Communications via administering Email accounts
  • Chapter Website
    • Website Administration
    • Website Transitions
    • Website Maintenance
  • Social Networking (Facebook, Evite)
  • Newsletters / EBlasts
  • Help promote events to members
  • Chapter Partners / Business Sponsors
  • Membership contact information phone list

Golf Programs and Services Director 
Lynn Davis




    

Our Mission:

"Connecting women to learn, play and enjoy golf for business and fun"

  • Are you an avid golfer, looking for organized events at local courses?
  • Want to play golf, but can't find the people, places or time?
  • Want to test or improve your golf skills through friendly competitions?

The LPGA Amateur Golf association strives to promote a spirit of acceptance and respect for all women golfers. The Asheville, NC chapter welcomes all women interested in golf, those who love golf and those who wish to meet and network with area women with the same interests. 

Our events and other activities are designed for players of all levels - from beginners to intermediate golfers, to those with a low handicap.

Weekly play is on Tuesdays from 5 - 8 P.M., from April through October.

You can join through the LPGA Amateur Golf association website.  
Complete steps for registering online are available on the LPGA Amateur Golf association website. Contact our Membership Chairman for more information about the LPGA Amateur Golf association Asheville, NC chapter and our next event.

ABOUT ASHEVILLE LPGA AMATEUR GOLF ASSOCIATION

The LPGA Amateur Golf association Asheville, NC Chapter is open to all women in the greater Western North Carolina area. Our members come from as far away as Tennessee and South Carolina.

Our chapter was started in 2010 by a handful of women who wanted to “have fun and play golf”.  After researching various options, we found that LPGA Amateur Golf association provides a framework that will allow us to grow, have fun, and be successful. LPGA Amateur Golf association provides and delivers golf education and playing opportunities designed for women with busy schedules and of all playing abilities.

Golfing with the Asheville Chapter

We encourage women in the area to give us a try. We invite you to join us at the Grove Park Inn Golf Club on Tuesday evenings, every 6th Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

You don't need to be a member to golf with us a time or two.  But we are confident once you play golf with us you will want to become a member of the LPGA Amateur Golf association Asheville, NC Chapter. The golfing experience in the mountains is an unsurpassed pleasure. Join us today!

  • To play golf with the Asheville Chapter as a guest on one of our league evenings contact our Membership Chairman.
  • If you want to join the LPGA Amateur Golf association you can do so through the LPGA Amateur Golf association Web site. You can join either online or by downloading an application; the downloadable application is a PDF that can be filled in on your computer, and emailed to LPGA Amateur Golf association Asheville, NC Chapter at member@lpgaamateurgolf.com.
    

Discussion Group Rules & Etiquette

Thanks for being part of our LPGA Amateur Golf community. To ensure the best possible experience for all LPGA Amateur Golf members, we have established some basic guidelines for participation.

By joining and using these e-mail lists, you agree that you have read and will follow the rules and guidelines set for these peer discussion groups. You also agree to reserve list discussions for topics best suited to the medium. This is a great medium with which to solicit the advice of your peers, benefit from their experience, and participate in an ongoing conversation. Questions about LPGA Amateur Golf should be directed to our Memberships department (386-236-5353). Technical questions on association management issues should be directed to our IT department (386-236-5300).

Please take a moment to acquaint yourself with these important guidelines. If you have questions, contact the member services department. In order to preserve a climate that encourages both civil and fruitful dialogue, LPGA Amateur Golf association reserve the right to suspend or terminate membership on all lists for members who violate these rules.

The Rules

  • Don't challenge or attack others. The discussions on the lists are meant to stimulate conversation not to create contention. Let others have their say, just as you may. 
  • Don't post commercial messages on any discussion board. Contact people directly with product and service information if you believe it would help them.
  • Use caution when discussing products. Information posted on the lists is available for all members to see, and comments are subject to libel, slander, and antitrust laws. 
  • All defamatory, abusive, profane, threatening, offensive, or illegal materials are strictly prohibited. Do not post anything in a discussion group message that you would not want the world to see or that you would not want anyone to know came from you. 
  • Please note carefully all items listed in the disclaimer and legal rules below, particularly regarding the copyright ownership of information posted to the list. 
  • Remember that LPGA Amateurs and other e-mail list participants have the right to reproduce postings to this discussion group. 
  • Send your message only to the most appropriate list(s). Do not spam several lists with the same message.
  • All messages must add to the body of knowledge. LPGA Amateurs reserves the right to reject any message for any reason.
  • Remember the Rules of Play have changed for 2019.
  • Proper attire for our home course includes pants, shorts, collared shirts. Course rules for proper attire does not include denim, T-shirts, cargo shorts, flip-flops.
     

The Legal Stuff

These discussions groups are provided as a service of LPGA Amateurs for the Association. LPGA Amateurs is not responsible for the opinions and information posted on this site by others. The LPGA Amateurs disclaims all warranties with regard to information posted on this site, whether posted by LPGA Amateurs or any third party; this disclaimer includes all implied warranties of merchantability and fitness. In no event shall LPGA Amateurs be liable for any special, indirect, or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever resulting from loss of use, data, or profits, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of any information posted on this site.

Do not post any defamatory, abusive, profane, threatening, offensive, or illegal materials. Do not post any information or other material protected by copyright without the permission of the copyright owner. By posting material, the posting party warrants and represents that he or she owns the copyright with respect to such material or has received permission from the copyright owner. In addition, the posting party grants LPGA Amateurs and users of this list the nonexclusive right and license to display, copy, publish, distribute, transmit, print, and use such information or other material.

Messages should not be posted if they encourage or facilitate members to arrive at any agreement that either expressly or implicitly leads to price fixing, a boycott of another's business, or other conduct intended to illegally restrict free trade. Messages that encourage or facilitate an agreement about the following subjects are inappropriate: prices, discounts, or terms or conditions of sale; salaries; profits, profit margins, or cost data; market shares, sales territories, or markets; allocation of customers or territories; or selection, rejection, or termination of customers or suppliers.

The LPGA Amateurs do not actively monitor the site for inappropriate postings and does not on its own undertake editorial control of postings. However, in the event that any inappropriate posting is brought to LPGA Amateurs' attention, LPGA Amateurs will take all appropriate action.

The LPGA Amateurs reserve the right to terminate access to any user who does not abide by these guidelines.

    
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Mon, April 1                             

Group Lesson 1 (Three consecutive sessions each week) at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course with Frank Holly.

Tue, April 9 1st League night moved to April 16, due to green aeration.

Mon, April 15

Group Lesson 2 (Three consecutive sessions each week) at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course with Frank Holly.

Tue.April 16

1st League Night 5:15 P.M. at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course

Sat, April 20

“6th Saturday”- Member weekend play - Broadmoor Golf Links

Mon,April 22

Group Lesson 3 (Three consecutive sessions each week) at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course with Frank Holly.

Tue, April 23

League Night 5:30 P.M. at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course

Mon, April 29

Group Lesson 4 (Three consecutive sessions each week) at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course with Frank Holly.

Tue, April 30

League Night-Pink Ball and Dine after Nine at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course

Tue,May 7

League Night at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course

Mon, May 13

Group Lesson 5 (Three consecutive sessions each week) at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course with Frank Holly

Tue, May 14

League Night at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course

May 18-19

Scramble Open – Daytona Beach, FL

Mon, May 20

Group Lesson 6 at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course with Frank Holly.

Tue, May 21

League Night at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course

Tue, May 28

League Night-Match Play and Dine after Nine at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course

May 30-June 1

U.S. Women's Open in Charleston, SC (some will travel)

Sat, June 1

“6th Saturday”- (18 holes) Course

Mon, June 3

Group Lesson 7. Register for CUP Regional Qualifier.

Tue, June 4

League Night-Women's Golf Day/Play for P.I.N.K.at Country Club of Asheville

Sun, June 9

Local Championship Qualifier (18 holes - Tee times: 10-11 A.M.)

Mon, June 10

Group Lesson 8 at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course with Frank Holly.

Tue, June 11

League Night at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course

Sun, June 16

Local Championship Qualifier

Tue, June 18

League Night at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course

Sat, June 22

Joint Event with Greenville, SC LPGA Amateurs Chapter 10:30am (18 holes)

Wed, June 26

League Night - Alternate Shot and Dine after 9 at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course

Tue, July 2

League Night at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course

July 5-7 (or 12-14)

Possible Dixie Cup Tournament, Carolinas vs “Heart of the South” states

Tue, July 9

League Night at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course

Sat, July 13

“6th Saturday”- Crooked Creek Golf Course

Tue, July 16

League Night at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course

Sun, July 21

Member/Guest Tournament, at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course 9 A.M. Shotgun (18 holes)

Tue, July 23

League Night -Scramble and Dine after Nine at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course

Tue, July 30

League Night at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course

Sat, Aug. 3

Regional Qualifier in Raleigh, NC

Tue, Aug. 6

League Night at Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course

Tue, Aug. 13

League Night sponsoring a Charity Event and Dine after Nine at Omni Grove Park Golf Course

Tue, Aug. 20

League Night at Omni Grove Park Golf Course

Sat, Aug. 24

“6th Saturday”- course TBD

Tue, Aug 27

League Night at Omni Grove Park Golf Course,Beat the Pro Contest

Tue, Sep. 3

League Night at Omni Grove Park Golf Course

Tue, Sep. 10

League Night and Dine after Nine at Omni Grove Park Golf Course

Sat, Sep. 14

Joint Event w/ Greenville, SC (and possibly Charlotte) LPGA Amateur Golf, Cleghorn Golf Course (18 holes)

Tue, Sep. 17

League Night at different course to be determined (Aeration at GPI)

Sep. 21 - 22

Southern Regional CUP Qualifier, LPGA International, Daytona Beach, FL

Sun, Sep. 22

Presidents Cup Chapter competition, GPI, 12:30 (18 holes) with Dinner/Awards after

Tue, Sep. 24

League Night at Omni Grove Park Golf Course

Sat, Sep. 28

Joint Event with Knoxville, TN LPGA Amateurs at Maggie Valley (18 holes)

Tue, Oct. 1

League Night 5:00 P.M. and Dine after Nine at Omni Grove Park Golf Course

Sat, Oct. 5

“6th Saturday” - course TBD (18 holes)

Tue, Oct. 8

League Night 4:30 P.M.at Omni Grove Park Golf Course

Oct. 11 -12

Championship at Westin Mission Hills in Rancho Mirage, CA

Tue, Oct 15

League Night 4:30 P.M.at Omni Grove Park Golf Course

Tue, Oct. 22

Last League Night 4:15 P.M.at Omni Grove Park Golf Course

Tue, Oct 29

End of Season Closing Event (likely at Country Club of Asheville)

Sat, Nov 6

“6th Saturday” - course TBD (18 holes)

Tue, Dec 10

Holiday Party!


    
At the beginning of each new season, our chapter offers brush up lessons on our home course, Omni Grove Park Inn Golf Course, with the course pro, Frank Holly. Keep an eye out for Emails and Evites to join in these events.
You can see a list of events on our Chapter Events page.

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