In recent years, the game of golf has gained popularity and has spread like wildfire across the country. Find out why this sport has become so popular with "Golf Clinic for Beginners and Others" Saturday, March 27.
The clinic is being offered through Rend Lake College’s Community Education Department in cooperation with Indian Hills Golf Course in Mt. Vernon. The event runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Indian Hills.
Instructors will be RLC Women’s Golf Coach Cindy Corn and the RLC Women’s Golf Team. The clinic costs $39 per person and includes lunch.
"Golf for Beginners and Others" covers basic fundamentals of golf, including rules and etiquette as well as instruction in all facets of the game. Participants will learn key components, including putting, chipping and the much-studied and mysterious golf swing.
After brushing up on golf skills, stop by the Southern Illinoisan Golf Expo, which will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 27, and from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, March 28, on the Rend Lake College campus in Ina. Numerous major manufacturers will be on hand to display and sell their golf equipment.
For more information on the clinic or to register, contact Community Education Director Dawn Gibson at (618) 437-5321, Ext. 1267, or Corn at Ext. 1721, or call toll-free (in-district only) at 1-800-369-5321.