Summary of Regular Activities 2016

 

Please check bulletin board weekly for updates

*Note: Wednesday morning work crew volunteers around the course always welcome!  Contact Jim Wall at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to sign up and see what this week's project will be!

Men's 5:00 pm League Begins Friday May 20th - 9 holes

Men's 1:00 pm League Begins Friday June 3rd - 9 holes

Women’s Golf Begins May 25th/26th - $25 participation fee
Wednesday – 9 holes – 5:30 pm
Thursday – 18 holes – 8:30 am
Thursday – 9 holes – 10:00 am
Lunch following Thursday golf - Bring your own

Men’s Tennis Begins June 6th
Monday and Thursday 9:00 - 11:00AM


Women’s Tennis Begins June 7th
Tuesday and Friday 9:00 – 11:00AM

Nine and Dine Begins June 7th

Couples and/or Singles Tuesday afternoon at 4:00PM
9-hole scramble or Tennis 
Dinner following with Reservations made by Monday at noon

Junior Golf Begins Tuesday, July 5th – August 16th
8:00AM – Noon
Members $4.00/Non-members $8.00
Those planning to stay for tennis after should bring their own bagged lunch.  Refridgerator located in kitchen.

Junior Tennis Begins Tuesday, July 5th – August 16th, 12:30PM - 1:30PM
Members $3.00/Non-members $6.00

Bridge and Mah Jongg Weekly as arranged by the members

2016 Golf Calendar/Tournament Schedule

Golfing Events Tournament Schedules

May 27th - 30th - Memorial Day Tournament: Member/Member – Member/Guest; Play any day/any time

June 10 - 12th - Spring Individual Open - 18-Holes
Play any day/any time
Open to Public

June 11th - Welcome Back Party! ; 2:30 pm – 9-hole scramble

June 15th - Northampton Cup @ Blandford                                                                                                                                                        9:00 am – Shotgun Start

June 19th - Parent's/Grandparent's Day Tournament - 9 holes; Parents play with children/grandchildren; No guest fees - Play any time                                                                                                                                     

June 26th - President’s Cup Championship
9:00AM – Stroke Play Net
Men/ 27 holes; Women/18 holes


July 1st - 4th - Independence Day Tournament; Member/Member – Member/Guest; Play any day/any time

July 5th – August 16th - Junior Golf - 8:00 am – Noon

July 9th - 10th - Par 3 Tournament; Play any day/any time

July 17th - Coffey Cup Open - 2:30PM - 9 Hole Scramble; Dinner to follow with reservations; Hosts: Marty & Mary O'Connell

July 18th - 31st - Club Championship - 1st Round Match Play

July 22nd - 24th - Men's Round Robin Invitational; July 22nd - 5:00 pm Shotgun Start; July 23rd - 24th - 8:00 am Shotgun Start; Member/Member - Member/Guest

August 1st - 13th - Club Championship - 2nd Round Match Play

August 5th - 6th - Capital Fund Campaign; Golf/Tennis/Social Activities (Details to be announced)

August 7th - Annual Honors Tournament;  Honoree: Francis Kringle - 30 Years as a Head Professional! Open to Public - Men/Women; (Tournament Time TBA)

August 14th - Club Championship - Finals

August 20th -  Annual Blandford Club Meeting; 10:00AM Brunch; 11:30AM Meeting followed by Blueberry Bridge Drawing/Raffle;.  Golf/tennis to follow at 1:00 pm. 

August 27th - 28th - Two person Scramble; Play any day/any time

August (TBA) - Western MA/Women’s Golf Association; 9:00 am – Shotgun Start; Course opens after 2:00PM

September 2nd - 5th - Labor Day Tournament; Member/Member - Member/Guest; Play any day/any time

September 10th - 5th Annual Blandford Club Women’s Open Tournament; 2 person scramble format
8:30 am – Shotgun Start for 18 holes; 10 am - Shotgun Start for 9 holes
Course Open after 2:00 pm

September 17th - Last Hurrah Celebration
2:30 pm – 9-hole scramble

September - Blandford Cup @ Northampton
9:00 am – Shotgun Start
(Date to be announced)

October 7th - 10th - Blandford Cub Annual 2-Ball Open

Women's Golf Schedule 2016 - Marsha Beckman and Mary Jean Guidette, Chairs 

Sign up weekly on bulletin board in ballroom. There is a $25 per person fee to participate in the league.

Wednesday evening 9 holes: Play begins at 5:30 pm
Thursday morning 18 holes:   Play begins at 8:30 am; Thursday morning 9 holes: Play begins at 10:00 am
Lunch following Thursday golf

May 25th/May 26th - Individual Low Gross/Low Net
June 1st/June 2nd - Odd Holes Only
June 8th/June 9th - Scramble (followed by Women's Meeting on June 9th)
June 15th/June 16th - Most Pars (Net)
June 22nd/June 23rd - Points
June 29th/30th - Throw Out Worst Hole
July 6th/July 7th - Pro's Choice
July 13th/July 14th - Even Holes plus Hole 9
July 20th/July 21st - Blind Partners
July 27th/July 28th - Individual Low Gross/Low Net
August 3rd/August 4th - Best Ball Twosome
August 10th/August 11th - Scramble (followed by Women's Meeting on August 11th)
August 17th/August 18th - Tee to Green
August 24th/August 25th - Beat the Pro
August 31st/September 1st - 3 Clubs Plus Putter
Sept. 7th/Sept. 8th - Individual Low Gross/Low Net
September 10th - 5th Annual Blandford Club Women's Open Tournament - 2 Person Scramble format: 8:30 am Shotgun Start - 18 holes; 10:00 am Shotgun Start - 9 holes

Nine and Dine Schedule 2016
Robert Bonini and Gayle Whitley, Chairs

Sign up weekly on Bulletin Board outside Pro Shop by Monday before noon for Tuesday Scramble!

The Blandford Golf and Tennis Club Nine & Dine is a wonderful opportunity to meet each Tuesday afternoon in a social setting and enjoy nine holes of golf or a set of tennis with members and friends. The scramble format played will allow golfers of all abilities to participate and be part of the game. Couples and/or singles are encouraged and invited to attend.

BYOB cocktails and dinner will follow golf. Also, live entertainment will be provided at least once per month during Nine & Dine. All Club members and guests are welcome for dinner even if you are not playing golf.

Golf – 9-hole scramble or Tennis – Please check in with pro shop by 3:45! Play begins at 4 pm
Couples and/or singles; Dinner following

Special Theme Nights planned during the Season

.June 7th - Opening Day - Opening Day for Nine and Dine; Scramble/Tennis 

June 14th - A GRAND OLD FLAG -Celebrating Flag Day - Draw the Club Scramble/Tennis 

June 21st - Scramble/Tennis 

June 28th -  Scramble/Tennis

July 5th - FOURTH OF JULY BBQ at BLANDFORD - Greenskeeper Revenge Scramble/Tennis 

July 12th - Scramble/Tennis

July 19th - Scramble/Tennis 

July 26th - Scramble/Tennis

August 2nd - ICE CREAM FUNDAE - Celebrating National Ice Cream Month; three Clubs and a Putter Only Scramble/Tennis

August 9th -  Scramble/Tennis

August 16th -  Scramble/Tennis

August 23rd - YOU PUTT ME IN A GREAT MOOD CONTEST - 5 Holes and putting Competition Scramble/Tennis

August 30th - Scramble/Tennis

September/October Scramble/Tennis begins at 3:00 pm

Sept. 6th - PAR FOR THE COURSE - Par 3 Scramble - course will play as only par 3s Scramble/Tennis

Sept. 13th - Scramble/Tennis

Sept. 20th - Scramble/Tennis

Sept. 27th - Scramble/Tennis

October Nine and Dine will continue during October - weather permitting
(check bulletin board for information)

Tennis Schedule 2016 
Kurt and Lynn Weber, Chairs

Men play: Monday and Thursday – 9:00 to 11:00 am
Women play: Tuesday and Friday – 9:00 to 11:00 am

June 6th - Men's Tennis Begins: Monday and Thursday 9:00AM - 11:00AM

June 7th - Women's Tennis Begins:  Tuesday and Friday 9:00AM - 11:00AM

Tennis Social Schedule shown below

Mixed doubles are played prior to the social from 3:00 – 5:00 pm
Cocktails and dinner to follow at Host's Home

June 11th - Welcome Back Party at Blandford
2:30 pm – Tennis
Cocktails, Dinner to follow with reservation.

June 25th -  First Tennis Social: Hosts: Kurt and Lynn Weber

July 7th – August 11th - Junior Tennis – 12:30 pm

July 23rd or 24th - Social
Hosts: TBA

August 26th or 27th - Social
Hosts: TBA

September 17th - Last Hurrah Celebration!  2:30 pm – Tennis; Cocktails, Pot Luck Dinner to follow

September 24th -  Pizza Party at Blandford

 

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