March 18, 2019

Our newest shareholder is Scott Janes.  Scott and his wife Deanna will be first time members in 2019.  They are quite familiar with the Red Deer Golf and Country Club however, as their sons Austin, Carson and Sheldon were Junior members.  Scott and Deanna are looking forward to many more years of fun and fellowship with family and friends at the beautiful RDGCC!

Our Opening Reception will be held on Friday April 12 with doors open at 5:30 pm.  Presentations will be made by the Club President, Ladies President and your managers on everything to expect in 2019.  Hors d’ouvres and refreshments are complimentary.  Please plan on attending.

The Ladies Spring Banquet and Fashion Show will be held on Monday May 6 Please watch future emails for more information.

Warmer weather has us all anxiously looking outside and wondering when we will be on the links.  Last year was our latest ever opening (May 2).  For your interest our earliest ever was March 25 (with heavy snow the day after).  In 2017 we opened April 20, 2016 was April 8, 2015 was April 10, 2014 April 29.

There are three very worthwhile lotteries taking place in Central Alberta.  All three organizations are friends of the Red Deer Golf and Country Club and worthy of our support.  Terrific Central Alberta causes.

The Central Alberta Child Advocacy Centre requested and were granted an extension on their home lottery.

The Red Deer Regional Hospital’s Home Lottery recently started up.

The Red Deer Hospice is running their No Show Gala.

Our Billy Joel/Elton John Tribute on March 29 is sold out.  Thank you!!

Our Sunday dining menu is attached below.  Why not gather your friends and join in at Red Deer’s finest setting?  Remember we need 20 reserved by Friday to go ahead and it looks like we’ll easily achieve that this week.

Dinner Sunday March 24 2019.pdfDinner Sunday March 24 2019.pdf

The 2019 golf year will be an exciting one for the Red Deer Golf and Country Club.  Here are a few reasons why:

1.  We are welcoming 25 new shareholders and their families.  We appreciate their choice to support our Club!

2.  July 22 – 26 we host the 106th Canadian Women’s Amateur. The Ladies Amateur is the 7th rated Ladies Amateur Tournament IN THE WORLD.

3.  On May 27 we host the PGA of Alberta’s Tournament of Champions.  120 Alberta Golf Professionals and their Club Champions will play as partners in a one day tournament sponsored by Callaway.

4.  We have been chosen as host for two new to us full field shotgun starts.  Thanks to the Red Deer Royals 50th Anniversary Golf Classic and thanks to Tim Horton’s and the Tim Horton’s Children’s Foundation for their confidence in our RDGCC team.

5.  We welcome 3 new members to our management teams.

Chris Melbourne as Assistant Professional in the golf shop.
Amanda Holweg as Sous-Chef.
Jon McLean as Assistant Superintendent.

Quality people, proud to be at the Red Deer Golf and Country Club and eager to get this season started!

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