WELCOME
Thank you for your interest in The First Tee of Indiana-Northwest. Find out more information about what we are doing in your community contact Nancy Bender at nbender@valpo.us and on our Facebook Page.

SCHOLARSHIPS

The First Tee of Indiana-Northwest offers scholarships to kids on a need basis. Our goal, as a community, is to ensure every kid has a place to learn, have fun, and cultivate friendships. If you want to apply for a scholarship, you will have the option to do so during the on-line registration process. Any questions, please contact Luci Ross at lross@indianagolf.org.

 

class schedules

First Tee of Indiana-Northwest Director Nancy Bender will offer the following classes at The Course at Aberdeen, Creekside Golf Course, and Curtis Creek Golf Course in the Northwest area.   Please contact Coach Bender if you have any questions regarding class placement or other inquires. Nancy Bender at nbender@indianagolf.org.

the course at aberdeen

First Tee of Indiana-Northwest Coach Art Gallardo will offer the following classes at The Course at Aberdeen in Valparaiso.             

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Dates

Time

Levels

June Monday, June 15 thru Friday, June 19 12:45 PM – 3:00 PM PLAYer, Par, Birdie, Eagle
July Monday, July 13 thru Friday, July 17 12:45 PM – 3:00 PM PLAYer, Par, Birdie, Eagle

 

Creekside Golf Course

First Tee of Indiana-Northwest Coaches John DeVaney, Bill Haunfelder, Art Grimes and Barb Smith will offer the following classes at Creekside Golf Course in Valparaiso.            

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Dates

Time

Levels

Spring Monday, May 11 thru Friday, May 15 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM PLAYer, Par, Birdie, Eagle
Summer Saturdays, June 6, 13, 20, 27 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM PLAYer, Par, Birdie, Eagle
Play Program Wednesday, June 3 thru July 29 8:30 AM & 1:00 PM PLAYer, Par, Birdie, Eagle

 

Curtis creek Golf Course

First Tee of Indiana-Northwest Coach Jen Ousley will offer the following classes at Curtis Creek Golf Course in Rennselear.             

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Session 

Dates

Time

Levels

Summer Monday, June 8 thru Friday, June 12 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM PLAYer, Par, Birdie

 

VOLUNTEERING

The First Tee relies heavily on the help of volunteers to run our programs. While many opportunities relate to golf, most locations have the need for support off the course as well. Some of the volunteer opportunities at locations include event planning, mentoring, coaching, and in-school programming. We are always in need of trustworthy, caring adults to help us model the First Tee’s Nine Core Values: Honesty, Integrity, Perseverance, Judgment, Responsibility, Respect, Courtesy, Confidence, and Sportsmanship. Click on our volunteer tab for more information.