There’s still time for local golfers to hit the links Monday, May 19 for a great cause.
Golfers of all skill levels are invited to the Annual Rotary Golf Scramble, Monday, May 19 at Cedar Creek Golf Course, 5700 Jason Ave. N.E. in Albertville.
A joint event of the Monticello and St. Michael-Albertville Rotary Clubs, the Annual Rotary Golf Scramble is one of the clubs’ largest charitable fundraisers of the year. Proceeds benefit numerous local and international Rotary programs including scholarships, the Cambodia Library project, STRIVE high school mentoring, Family Youth Community Connections and much more.
The event includes 18 holes of golf, a putting contest, longest drive contests, lunch buffet and after-golf appetizers. It kicks off at 10:30 a.m. with lunch, range balls, putting contest and a silent auction. Golf begins with a noon shotgun start and the event concludes at 4:30 p.m. with a silent auction, awards, presentations and after-golf appetizers.
Cost is $100 per golfer and includes green fees and motorized cart. Individual golfers and foursomes are welcome. Hole sponsorships are available for $100 and include a tee box recognition sign and recognition in the event program. Silent auction donations also are welcome.
The St. Michael-Albertville Rotary meets at 7:30 a.m. Tuesdays in the Crow River Senior Center at the St. Michael City Center 11800 Town Center Drive, St. Michael.
The Monticello Rotary Club meets 12:05 p.m. Mondays at Best Western Chelsea Inn & Suites, 89 Chelsea Road in Monticello.
Rotary is a unique organization that stresses “service above self.” It focuses on helping citizens in our community as well as addressing the world-wide challenges of disease, literacy, starvation and clean water.