Spring 2015 Sessions of Golf First Tee Program Available in Cape Girardeau

Jaycee-Muni-Golf-CourseNote: The start date of this program has been changed to March 30 due to weather delays. It was originally posted in Play Cape magazine as starting on March 16.

Eight sessions of golf instruction for youth will be available for just $45 through the First Tee program in Cape Girardeau, beginning at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, March 30. Registrations are accepted now at the A. C. Brase Arena and Cape Girardeau Jaycee Municipal Golf Course.

During the first session, golfers will meet at the Jaycee Golf Course. There will be a meeting every Monday for eight weeks.

The First Tee program is available through the City of Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation Department by a partnership with First Tee of Cape Girardeau.

The First Tee has taught 6.5 million children worldwide since 1997. The organization’s mission is to impact the lives of young people by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf.

The program teaches nine core values: honesty, integrity, sportsmanship, respect, confidence, responsibility, perseverance  courtesy and judgment. The First Tee says that the lessons of these core values help children be successful in high school, college and in life. The program also promotes a healthy lifestyle, and it is offered in all 50 states and in four different countries.

For more information or to register, please call 573-334-2031 or 573-339-6340.