Would like to thank Cathy Brink for choosing Lake Ridge to host a surprise 60th birthday bash for her husband Chuck on Saturday night. It was a huge success and a great turnout for Chuck to celebrate his 60th birthday with his family and many friends. Thanks to all who came out to enjoy his special day.

We have been live with our new Teesnap point of sale / tee sheet program for 2 weeks now. Many of you have seen the new program in action as the new program runs on customized IPADs.  As is always the case when transitioning to a new software program, there will be a few challenges along the way. Please be patient with us while we make this transition. In addition to the many enhancements the system provides us, it also gives our customers the ability to book tee times online via our new and improved website, www.golflakeridge.com. You can also view our schedule of events for the upcoming season and also  keep up-to-date on the latest golf news via our on-line blog.  

In an effort to utilize the automatic billing feature within the Teesnap program, any member who would like to charge pro shop purchases to their member credit account will need to a credit card number on file. A statement will be sent to you mid-month and your credit card will be automatically billed the 1st if each month. 

Now that Spring has sprung we will be open for lunch seven days a week from 11:00 – 2:00 starting this Sat Apr 1. We are also pleased to announce we will be offering our terrific golf special  Mon through Fri from 7:00 to 4:00 starting Mon Apr 3.  For only $29.50 the UNLIMITED GOLF package includes golf, cart rental and a hot lunch. The $24.50 golf package includes a sack lunch. Please note this golf special does not include weekends or holidays and all golfers must stop playing at 4:00.  This allow us time to get setup and ready for the evening leagues. 

Time is running out to take advantage of our annual  March Madness Membership drive.  Offer ends on Mar 31. Any new members receive a 20% discount on 1st time new memberships. Haven’t been a member for over 5 years? Good news. You too will be eligible  to receive a 20% discount. So what are you waiting on, come join the Lake Ridge family  and start  making memories to last a life time. Please call the pro shop on 402-235-4653 for more details. 

WOMENS LEAGUE MEETING

The annual Women’s League meeting is this Thursday March 30 at 7:00 in Caddies Lounge.  This is our annual meeting to discuss any changes to current rules and formats and to appoint members to our League Committee. This is YOUR league and any changes to the rules or format must be voted on by league members, so maximum attendance is requested. The Tuesday night Women’s League kicks off on May 2 at 5:30 and the Thursday night Women’s League kicks off May 4 at 5:30.

GOLF LEAGUE NEWS 

League sign-up sheets have been posted in the pro shop for this year’s upcoming golf season. The Monday and Wednesday Men’s League, Tuesday Ladies  League  and  Couples League 2 are now FULL. Thursday Ladies League has 3 slots still open and Couples League 1 has 7 slots still open. If you played on a league last year your  spot is  reserved. New teams will be  placed on a waiting list if the league is full.  Thanks.

GOLF LEAGUE START DATES

Mon Men’s Apr 24 at 5:30 / Tue Woman’s May 2 at 5:30 / Wed Men’s Apr 12 at 5:30 / Thurs Woman’s May 4 at 5:30 / Fri Couples 1 May 5 at 6:00 / Fri Couples 2 May 12 at 6:00   

FINAL FOUR MEN’S BASKETBALL

And then there was four. The Final Four. Come watch South Carolina take on Gonzaga on Saturday Apr 1  at 5:09  followed by Oregon and North Carolina at 7:49.  It’s an exciting time for basketball fans across the country. If you love basketball, this is your time to enjoy the game. So come on up to Caddies Lounge and cheer on your team.

TEXAS HOLDEM

All right poker fans,  we have Texas HoldEm every Tuesday starting promptly at 7:30. Poker players enjoy Happy Hour rates when playing and also have a chance at winning prizes. So if you like playing poker, Tuesday is your night.    

LADIES NIGHT

Thursday night is Ladies Night. Ladies get Happy Hour rates all night long. Whether it’s Karaoke, Texas HoldEm, left right or center dice game or you just want to have a few drinks with your friends Lake Ridge is the place to be on Thursday nights. 

You can now  book tee times online a week in advance with our NEW and IMPROVED  website , https://golflakeridge.com. Take a look at all the upcoming events for the 2017 season in the events Club Calendar. You can even view our menu, order gift certificate’s from our online shop and keep up-to-date with the latest golfing news with our online news blog. It even links you to our Facebook and Twitter pages.  So please take a few minutes to check it out and add to your favorites list.

We have already begun scheduling events for the upcoming 2017 golf season so it’s time to start thinking about planning your event with us to ensure you get the day of your choice. Whether it’s a golf outing, retirement party, birthday party, class reunion or any social event, we look forward to working with you to plan and host your event and make it an enjoyable and memorable experience for all. An up-to-date schedule has been  posted on our NEW website, https://golflakeridge.com and has also been posted to our Facebook Page.

And speaking of Facebook, feel free to “like” and follow us on the  Lake Ridge Country Club’s Facebook Page. Keep up-to-date with all the events and daily specials Lake Ridge has to offer.  Please click on the link fb.me/BeaverLakeRidgeGolf. If the link does not work, simply cut and paste the link into your address bar on your web browser. Please feel free to rate us and give us any feedback that would allow us to better serve you.  

FAIRWAYS RESTAURANT 

Open for dinner from 5 – 9 seven days a week…….  Whether you want to dine in the restaurant, Caddies lounge or out on the deck, we are committed to providing quality food at a great price in a very comfortable setting. In a hurry or don’t feel like cooking,  call us in advance for takeout orders.

Like breakfast? The Dormant Club meets every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month at 7:30 for breakfast in Fairways Restaurant. This is open to the public so why not treat yourself to a nice breakfast and get your day started off right. What a great way to start your day, sitting on the deck and enjoying the view of the golf course.  

HAPPY HOUR MONDAY – FRIDAY FROM 4 TO 6

DAILY SPECIALS  

MONDAY – CHEF’S CHOICE

TUESDAY – TACOS TACOS TACOS

WEDNESDAY – HOT ROAST BEEF SANDWICH

THURSDAY –  CHICKEN QUESADILLAS

FRIDAY – STEAK AND SHRIMP / WALLEYE

SATURDAY –  RACKS OF BBQ RIBS

SUNDAY – CHEF’S CHOICE 

Sundays are Members Appreciation night. All members get 20% off their food order. So come on out and take advantage of your membership for some great food at a great price.  

Darts anyone? Come on up and enjoy a few beers, play some darts in Caddy’s Shack and listen to some of your favorite songs on the Jukebox. And for all you music fans, download  the AMI Jukebox app to your phone and play the jukebox from your phone. Just do a search for AMI Jukebox under your APPS store and download the app. Once you have downloaded the app, select Caddy’s Lounge as your location. It’s quick and easy to setup.                   

We have Karaoke every Friday and Saturday starting at 9:00. However, if you ever want to practice your skills, once the kitchen closes, we can fire up the Karaoke and let the singing begin.

 

Todd Berry

Director of Golf

Lake Ridge Golf Course

Phone: 402-235-4653

lakeridgegolf@spiralfiber.com