INSIDE the CLUBHOUSE


 GOLF
 
Golf Course Conditions - Interesting Read! The weather has been especially tough on the course this season - a "hot" topic for our Golf and Grounds Staff, in addition to the professional groups they belong to. This quick read from the Iowa Golf Association, Iowa Golf Course Superintendents Association, and the ISU Turf Extension Service explains why so many golf courses are facing an extra harsh summer season. Read it here
 
Outside Outing – Monday, August 13th
The course will be closed for an outside outing and will reopen later that evening following the event.
2018 Langford Cup – Represent Wakonda in one of the best events of the year!
  • What:  The premiere interclub competition featuring the Midwest’s best Langford designed clubs – Wakonda Club, Happy Hollow Club in Omaha and Milburn Golf & Country Club in Overland Park, KS.
  • When:  Wednesday, Sept. 26 – Friday, Sept. 28 at Happy Hollow Club in Omaha, NE
  • Who:  15 Wakonda Members will team with Director of Golf, Aaron Krueger
  • How:  Team qualifying will run through Aug. 31.
  • Cost:  $10 per qualifying round attempts - $325 for the tournament at Happy Hollow Club
  • More information:  For qualifying information and current scores, CLICK HERE – use the password: BVZAQY
Wakonda’s Club Championships
  • Separate Divisions play all on the same weekend
    • Men’s: Championship; Men’s Net; Senior Championship; Senior Net; Super Senior (Age 65);
    • Women’s: (Championship, Net & Senior)
  • Saturday, August 25 and Sunday, August 26
  • Players are divided into Flights based upon handicap or will declare for Championship Division played scratch. 
  • Saturday, Aug. 25 – Stroke Play Qualifying – low 4 scores from each flight advance to match play on Sunday.
  • Sunday, Aug. 26 – Match Play.  Each flight will be cut into a 4-player match play. 7 am the semi-final matches will begin.  At approximately 11:30 am, the final matches will begin.
  • Women’s Club Championships will be 18 holes stroke play each Saturday and Sunday and will be flighted.
  • Entry fee is $30.00 for all flights and divisions.
  • Each men’s flight champion will receive an exemption into the Langford Cup (except Super Senior).
  • For details or to register, contact the Golf Shop 
Junior Club Championship - free for Juniors ages 5 and older!
Today is your last chance to register for the Wakonda Junior Club Championship! Register by 7pm tonight by calling the golf shop. Please choose between the 3 hole 50 yard division, 6 hole 100 yard division, 9 hole 2-person Best Shot division, 9 hole stroke play, or 18 holes.
 
Fall Operation 36 Registration Now Open!
Classes are available Monday through Thursday at 4:30 and 5:30pm! Register online https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeibyiCqqXZY4yIcRzG55xNDAUgfwV-G40eEhoMb2X4RGSayQ/viewform  Please contact Sarah Bidney for details! Sarahb@wakondaclub.com
 
Fall Future 36ers Registration Now Open!
Classes are available on Saturdays, starting September 8. 3-4 year olds are 11:00-11:30am and 5-6 year olds are 11:30am-12:00pm. Register online https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd0tUztPL6bY4FKxpHxKTeDvuK8YGroi6kegCTPX6hEVVo98g/viewform   Please contact Sarah Bidney for details! Sarahb@wakondaclub.com
 
August Calendar of Events
  • Thurs. Aug. 9:  Junior Club Championship
  • Mon. Aug. 13:  Outside Outing
  • Tues.-Wed. Aug. 14-15:  WWGA Handicap Event
  • Mon. Aug. 20:  Outside Outing
  • Tues. Aug. 21:  WWGA Guest Day
  • Sat.-Sun. Aug. 25-26:  Club Championships
  • Mon. Aug. 27:  Outside Outing
  • Tues. Aug. 28:  WWGA Road Trip to Happy Hollow Club
  • Thurs. Aug. 30:  Joe Brown Cup @ DMGCC (invite only)
 

TENNIS
Weekly Activities
Mon                
                       Womens 3.5++ Clinic/Play      6:00-7:00pm

Tues                Adult Clinic & League            6:00-7:30pm
 
Wed                 Adult Beginner Clinic              6:00-7:00pm
                          Men's League                        6:00-7:30pm

Thur                   Jr. Speed & Agility Class          8:00-8:45am
                          Women's Clinic                      9:00-10:30am
                          Cardio Games Night               6:00-7:00pm
 
Fri – Sun         Cardio                                     10:00 – 11:00 am
 
Events:
Saturday, August 11 (3:30 – 5:00pm)
Adult Tri-level league
Need one 3.5 mixed team, one 2.5 – 3.0 men’s doubles team and one 2.5-3.0 ladies doubles team
Sign-up with Bunny        
 

 POOL
Pool hours 
     August 1st - August 22nd
Monday- Friday 10:00-8:00
Saturday and Sunday 9:00-8:00
     August 23rd - September 9th
Monday - Friday 3:30-8:00
Saturday and Sunday 9:00-8:00
 
Family Movie Night - Despicable Me 3 (movie begins at dusk)
 
Yoga at the Pool - Every Sunday through September 2 (9:00 a.m.) Join us for an easy flow led by Power Life Yoga! RSVP to the Front Desk at 285.4962