The Golf Course Superintendents Association of America announced its latest round of twenty $1,500 college scholarships for children or grandchildren of GCSAA members. The grants are funded by the Environmental Institute for Golf and supported by Syngenta. The Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) announced that it has awarded 20 new college scholarships…
A new Sports Center that was opened this winter featured three golf simulator bays and four sheets of curling ice, a sport the club has had since the 1920s, and a new bar. The building is converted into a golf cart storage facility for the summer. A new Pro Shop and pavilion were also built,…
The Joseph S. Garske Collegiate Grants, established in honor of the founder of Par Aide, which continues to sponsor the scholarship program, are awarded to children of club superintendents. Nine grants totaling $12,000 are awarded, based on applicants’ community service, leadership, academic performance and a written essay.
Under the agreement, Harvard Club members can use the private Canton, Mass., property’s golf, tennis, pool and dining amenities at a preferred rate, avoiding any wait list, and Blue Hill members can join the city club as associate members.
Through the transaction with Concert Golf Partners, the Canton, Mass., property retired all club debt, lowered annual dues by 30%, injected more than $2 million into immediate capital projects, and bars any future assessments on the membership.
The private, 90-year-old Canton, Mass., property unanimously approved and ratified the transaction, which pays off all club debt, lowers annual dues by 30%, injects more than $2 million into immediate capital projects, and bars any future assessments on the membership.
The Department of Conservation and Recreation invested in the improvements to the Canton, Mass., property, which was the first public golf course in the U.S. Construction began in 2014 and was completed in October of this year, and updates included improving drainage, installing storm water infrastructure and an irrigation system, and reconstructing all 18 tees.