Northern New Jersey Chapter
Upcoming Events
Date Event  Location   Registration 

 April 7

Tee Off 

Forest Hill Field Club
9 Belleville Avenue - Belleville, NJ

 April 26-28  Golf School Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort  Register
 May 4th Season Opener  East Orange Golf Club  
 June 3rd Play for P.I.N.K.  Basking Ridge Country Club  
 June 23rd  9 and Dine  Cascades at Crystal Springs  
 July 13th Chapter Championship   Farmstead Golf Club  
 July 30th 9 and Dine  SkyWay Golf Course  
 August 17th  Interchapter Event with Central Jersey  Wild Turkey at Crystal Springs  
 October 19th  Season Closer  Wild Turkey at Crystal Springs   
 December 5th  Holiday Party  TBD  

If you would like to promote a charitable event here, please send an email to Once approved, it will be posted here. 
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Chapter News and Announcements
  • NOW IS the time to renew GHIN Numbers with LPGA Amateur Golf Association NNJ

    LPGA Amateurs NNJ is a member of the New Jersey State Golf Association. 
    Members who register for GHIN become members and receive full NJSGA benefits (Tournaments, Member play days at private courses, discounts, etc.) .  

    The fee for GHIN this year is $28. 

    PAYMENT for renewals is required by March 30th. 
    The active season resumes on April1.

    Processing may take 3-5 days after payment.

     with LPGA Member Carole Charbonnier

    Held at ESSEX GOLF CENTER 600 Eagle Rock Ave,  Roseland, NJ



    April10 - Golf Swing Fundamentals

    • Basics of equipment needs and golf bag assessment
    • Fundamentals of the swing:proper grip, posture and balance
    • How to aim and get aligned to our target


      April 17 - Putting

    • Basic of the putting stroke
    • Aiming
    • Putting grip, posture and balance
    • Fun games to play to practice your putting skills


      April 24 - Chipping

    • Basic technique 
    • Aiming
    • Deciding on which club to use and when
    • 3 club chipping system


      May 1 - Short-Game

    • Basic technique
    • Getting the ball to go over obstacles
    • Choosing the right club for the right situation
    • Aim, posture, ball position, balance


      May 8 - Rhythm, tempo and timing

    • Review of the grip, posture, balance
    • Easy to remember fundamentals
    • Finish your swing in style


      May 15 - What to expect at a golf course

    • Meet at Pinch Brook Golf Course in Florham Park
    • Soup to nuts of what to do when you arrive at the course
    • Driving a golf cart
    • Basic Etiquette & Rules of play 
    • Marking a ball, fixing ball marks & course maintenance


    Rate : $250  (Regularly $350) 

    Fee includes 6 Consecutive Weeks One Hour Group lessons with LPGA Member Carole Charbonnier 

    Range balls not included

    Starting time: 6:30 -7:30

    Skill Level : Beginner and novice

    Equipment supplied if necessary (suggestion is to not purchase clubs - recommendations and options will be part of the discussion)

    To register or further information contact Carole Charbonnier at charbonniergolf@gmail.comor (201)401-6080

  • Check out the latest happenings - View our Newsletter HERE !!
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)


Learning and Mentoring

LPGA Amateurs - Northern New Jersey  offers a full curriculum of golf learning and mentoring programs designed for women at all levels of play.

Instructional Partners (Discounts vary)

Jeff Severini – Golf 23                                                        

Deb O’Connell – Golf Positive                                     

Sue Delaney – Basking Ridge Country Club       

AJ Spicer – Paramus Golf                                           

Membership Business Directory 

Another member benefit with LPGA Amateurs - Northern New Jersey  is its robust Membership Directory. The purpose of the Membership Directory is to connect its members on a deeper level whether for golf, networking or conversation.  Please complete the following form to be included in our Member Business Listing here

Want to promote your own business or the organization company that sponsors your membership? in our Member Business Directory.
Are you representing or supporting Not working in the corporate world but would like to feature a charitable organization you support?

Then share it in the Membership Directory. Don't be left out, stay connected.

Additional marketing opportunities available as a Chapter sponsor.  


Northern NJ Sponsors

The Resorts at Crystal Springs – LPGA Amateurs - Northern New Jersey  members can enroll for a complimentary 2018 Rewards Card which offers discounts and advance booking privileges. Value $99+

Farmstead Golf & Country Club – Show LPGA Amateurs - Northern New Jersey Membership Card to receive discounts on

Green Fees: Save 10%. Good anytime. No less than 25% off all clothing. Value 10%

Meadows Golf Club – Show LPGA Amateurs - Northern New Jersey  Membership Card to receive $20 green fees Mon – Fri after 1:00pm Value 10%

Morris County Golf Courses–LPGA Amateurs - Northern New Jersey Membership provides eligibility to purchase a Morris County Club Card regardless of your County Residence. Value $100+

Golf4Her – Show LPGA Amateurs - Northern New Jersey  Membership Card for a discount on Merchandise and equipment

Anchor Golf – Show LPGA Amateurs - Northern New Jersey  Membership Card for discounts and special program tailored to our members