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Contact Information
Parks & Recreation Department
Golf Office
City Services Center
500 15th Avenue SW

Phone: 319-286-5588
Fax: 319-540-8843
golfemail@cedar-rapids.org

Administrative Office Hours
Mon - Fri 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Department Contacts

Golf Lessons and Leagues

We offer a wide variety of lesson and league opportunities to meet every need. Descriptions are listed below.  Call 319-286-5588 for more information.

Lessons
Leagues
League Schedules

Group Golf Lessons 
**2019 Lessons complete.  2020 lesson info to come mid April.**
We are the leader in Eastern Iowa in offering the national golf lesson initiative, "Get Golf Ready." Class sizes meet an 8:1 student-teacher ratio. Learn more>

Get Golf Ready-Beginner (18-100 years)
Are you returning to the game or just getting started and want to play on a course? Work on full swing development and short game development (pitching, bunker play, course management). 

Boy learning to play golf

Get Golf Ready-Women's Group Lessons
These lessons are open to women ages 18 years and older who are interested in improving their game or learning the game for pure enjoyment. Get more than five hours of instruction.

Private Golf Lessons
The following individuals may be contacted to set up private golf lessons:
Ellis Golf Course (319)286-5589; Mark McMahon, PGA 
Gardner Golf Course (319)286-5586; Steve Charters, PGA 
Twin Pines Golf Course (319)286-5583; Steve Charters, PGA 
Jones Golf Course (319)286-5581; Mark McMahon, PGA

Cedar Rapids/Optimist Junior Golf Academy 1.0 
**2020 JUNIOR GOLF CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19**
Learn basic swing techniques and etiquette. Improve your motor skills and meet new friends. Classes are held at Twin Pines Golf Course and Ellis Golf Course beginning June 9. Classes run for five weeks. Instruction days will be held at Ellis GC and a play days held at Twin Pines GC.
 

Leagues

Two kids with golf clubsPGA Junior Golf League
This team golf event for kids, ages 8 to 13, is to golf what Little League is to baseball! Participants take lessons, practice and play in June, July and August with the potential for post-season play. Teams (maximum of 12 players) are available Gardner Golf Courses. To register, contact Steve Charters at 319-286-5586.

Women’s Golf League - 2020 info
CRWGA - Cedar Rapids Women’s Golf Association

Ellis Park (286-5589) Sign up on May 20, first day of play.  Wednesday morning 7:10-8:20 am and Tuesday evenings 5:30-5:50 pm.
Ellis Women's League Contact - Marsi Pedelty

Gardner Golf Course (286-5586) Sign up on May 21, first day of play.
Thursday morning 7:30-8:00 am and Thursday evening 5:28-5:45 pm.
Gardner Women's League Contact - Diane Folkmann

Twin Pines (286-5583) Sign up TBD
Thursday morning 7:30-9:40 am.
Twin Pines Women's League Contact - Donna Franks

**Due to Covid-19 restrictions, dues and registration will be taken on the first day at each course.  League fee's are $20 per league.**
  
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Schedule

Senior Men's Golf League
Ellis - starts on May 21
League tee times - first tee time is at 7:00 am on Thursday's.
League meeting - there will be no meeting due to Covid-19 restrictions on gatherings.
League Fee - $30, dues to be paid on the first day of league
To register email league chair, Joe Geier, at jdowjgie@msn.com

Gardner - starts on May 18
League tee times - first tee time is at 7:30 am on Monday's
League meeting - there will be no meeting due to Covid-19 restrictions on gatherings.
League fee - $30, dues to be paid on the first day of league
For more league information call Steve Charters at Gardner at 286-5586.
Click HERE for league schedule

Twin Pines - start date TBD
League tee times -  
League meeting - there will be no meeting due to Covid-19 restrictions on gatherings.
For more league information call Steve Charters, 286-5586  


 




 

 

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