Chicago Metro Chapter
Upcoming Events
Mistwood Dome
The LPGA Amateurs Chicago Metro chapter invites you to 
get your game ready for Spring Golf!

Join us for some fun at the Mistwood Golf Dome. This dome is equipped with 
TopTracer Range which is a computerized system that lets you play a golf simulator or just get more accurate feedback on your golf shots. 

There is also a full-service bar / restaurant to quench your thirst as you play 
(food/drinks not included in the cost)! 


Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00 pm 
Mistwood Golf Dome, 730 N. Bolingbrook Drive (Rte. 53)
Bolingbrook, IL
 
 
The fee will be $20 (cash or credit) per person for a 2-hour session. Payment is due on the night of the event. Please use link below to register for this event.
 
Chicago Metro, IL
Chapter News and Announcements
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  • 2019 Chapter Match Play Tournament

    This tournament is for anyone who has in interest in learning to play match play golf. In match play, players win lose or halve a hole. The winner in match play is the player who wins the most holes. Handicaps are used to even out the matches. Players are paired
    with someone of a similar handicap to play a match, they decide on a location, reserve a tee time, play the match and report the outcome of the match to Nancy Haney. This tournament is very flexible, fun, and you meet lots of people.

    You may want to bookmark these links:

    Red Bracket
    Blue Bracket
    Green Bracket

    Check these ofter to see who your next opponent is. Remember you are not out of the tournament until you have two losses. Schedule your match as soon as possible! You must play your match by the dates assigned.

    By June 15, July 20, Aug 20, Sept 21, Oct 25

    Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each bracket!

    Click Here to Register

  • Mark Your Calendars!!

    While sign-up for the first of the local events is a few weeks away, I know that most of you are trying to set your busy travel, work, golf, and volunteer calendars for the year (at least through golf season near and far). Here is the calendar of the Chicago Chapter 2019 events. All are scheduled on a Sunday, except for our Kick-off, which is on a Saturday.

    Date

    Event

    March 16 2019 Kickoff Brunch
    April 28 Interactive introduction to the "new" rules of golf
    May 5 Spring Fling Par "3ish"
    May 26 Chicago - Milwaukee Rumble
    June 9 Fun Golf Scramble/All are Welcome
    July 21 Local Championship Qualifier (formerly known as the Chapter Championship)
    August 4 Crosstown Challenge
    August 11 First Tee Mentoring Event

    September 8

    Summer Finale (formerly known as the Fall Finale)
    October 6 Solheim with a Twist
    November 10 End of Season Celebration
     
     
    There are several dates for National Events that may be important to those of you who anticipate or are considering attending:

    Dates

    LPGA Amateurs National Events

    May 18-19 National Scramble Open
    August 17 Upper Midwest District Semi-Finals
    September 28-29 Midwest Regional Cup Qualifier
    October 11-12 LPGA Amateurs Championship
    November 1-2 LPGA Amateurs Cup
     
    Sign-up for our March 16th Kickoff Brunch will go live the week of February 11th. We encourage you to join your fellow members in celebrating the start of a new golf season, with league sign-ups, a raffle and silent auction, and new this year, a Bloody Mary bar. Part of our program will recognize the 2018 volunteer of the year and member anniversaries. We hope that you will be excited to join in the fun at the Kickoff in order to reconnect with members you have missed seeing over the winter, as well as welcome and meet new members since last year's kickoff.
    Any questions feel free to reach out to our Director of Events,
    Jane Leary at events@lpgaamateurschicago.com 

Association News and Announcements
  • New Chapter Sites have launched. Thank you to all the volunteers who helped to launch their new Chapter sites!
  • The LPGA Women’s Network has launched their new podcast “Talk Birdie to Me.”  Hosted by former LPGA Tour player turned journalist Anya Alvarez, this podcast is the first of its kind and is dedicated to sharing conversations centered around women's golf and the issues you care about most.  Click here to listen to the first episode featuring Cheyenne Woods and Shasta Averyhardt who share their thoughts on diversity and representation in golf.
Member Benefits

The LPGA Amateurs offers a welcoming golf community for all women to learn to play, play better, have fun and make friends.  Highlights of LPGA Amateurs member benefits include:

  • Organized golf: leagues, outings, regional & LPGA Amateurs competitive events, golf experiences and trips
  • Golf education, instruction and clinics
  • Social and networking events
  • Free entrance (member plus one guest) to all LPGA, Symetra, and LPGA Legends Tour events in the US and Canada
  • Discounts on apparel, equipment, travel, greens fees and more

View all member benefits

Access the Member Clubhouse to view benefit details (members only)

Volunteer

Participating as a volunteer can bring a sense of satisfaction and accomplishment in contributing to the success of our Chapter, provide opportunities to enhance your professional and personal skills, allow you to expand and deepen friendships, and—of course—it is a lot of fun! 

Our Chapter would not exist without all of our wonderful members and volunteers. Volunteer positions include: acting as a League Site Captain, helping run Chapter Events (golf, social & educational), and serving on the Chapter Board and/or one of the Board Committees.

Even if you only have time to volunteer at one event or for a couple of hours—we would love for you to get involved!

Sign Up to Volunteer

For more information on our volunteer opportunities, please contact our Director of Member Services, Marilee Viola