THE MAD POST

 

Thursday, July 4th, 2019


Jul 02
Has summer finally arrived! We had a great day Tuesday with 23 ladies coming out. Hope this weather stays for awhile.

Ladies Day Results: July 2 - We played 1 low net/1low gross score counted each hole. Winners of the day were: 1st team – Donna Cummings, Sue Little, Lesley Brightling and Delia Dobson.

Jul 01
The Member/Member tournament was held on June 26 and 27th and by all accounts was a resounding success.  The format was competitive, fun and designed to keep all teams engaged right up until a  winner was determined in a shoot-out. Credit goes to Paul Sprague and Doug Quanbury who did terrific job organizing this event.

Jun 30
All Intermediates are encouraged to bring a guest. All skill levels are more than welcome.  Single players welcome. No golf experience necessary. Ages 19-29. 2:00 p.m. shotgun. Format: The "No Pressure' Scramble. $20 plus HST per player. Carts & beverages user pay. Includes: golf, prizes, barbecue, social and more!. Mad River Hosts: Henry McGowan and Sam Pivnick.  Click Here to Sign up Now!

Jun 30
Members on the waitlist have been placed in the event. Please add your name if you are interested in playing in place of a cancellation.

Jun 29
Lobster and Garlic Scape Fest Buffet Menu will feature Lobster Bruschetta – Lobster – Heirloom Tomatoes - Garlic Scapes, Lobster Salad – Lobster – Asparagus – Garlic Scapes – Avocados, Lobster Mac and Cheese – Lobster – Fusilli – Smoked Cheddar – Garlic Scapes, Lobster Risotto – Arborio Rice - Lobster – Mushrooms – Broccoli - Garlic Scapes, Carved Striplion – Striploin – Mustards – Horseradish – Garlic Scape Jus, Dessert – Apple and Salted Caramel Cheesecake, Strawberries and Whipped Cream. $60 per person. Click Here  to sign up.

Jun 29
Wednesday replaces the regular Thursday Men's Night.  Each week will start with a free clinic at 1:00 p.m. and a shotgun at 1:30 p.m. for 18 holes and 3:00 p.m. for nine hole players. Optional dinner each week with different menus.

Jun 19
The next dinner and bridge is on Monday, July 22nd – dinner 5:30 p.m. and bridge at 6:30 p.m. Click Here to sign up.

Jun 18
Friday golf & dinner. 9 holes played on the front 9 with a shotgun start at 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. dinner. New Members Welcome! Click Here to sign up.
 

Jun 16
Thank you to Carole Sprague for photographing this elusive Mad River character.  The maintenance staff have been observing your hard work which from time to time interferes with their hard work!   

Jun 14
Our next MAD Reads Book Club meeting is Monday, July 29th at 5:00 p.m.

May 10
Please note there will be no Mad Post on July 11th
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Hole in One

Congratulations to Jodi Cooper for her hole in one on Sunday, June 30th on #7 with a wedge. Witnessed by Bill Butt, Alex Butt and Susan Quigley.


Shoots His Age
Congratulations to Jim Wickwire for shooting his age 88 on Wednesday, July 3rd.


Course Closed Friday, July 5th & Friday, July 19th

The course will be closed for the Ladies Guest Day on Friday, July 5th & Friday, July 19th for Men’s Member Guest Day. Tee times available after 5:00 p.m.

Mixed Member Guest

Watch for more details in the next edition of the Mad Post on July 18th.

Maintenance Reminder
Remember Maintenance Mornings are Wednesday, July 17th & 31st Course opens at 10 a.m.


Associate & Intermediate Membership

Both associate and intermediate membership fees are reduced as of July 1st.  Call Sandy now to enroll your family members and to get the most enjoyment out of your membership!


Bridge has returned to its’ original time of 9:00 a.m. in the sunroom every Monday morning unless notified otherwise.

2019 Members Handbook/Directory
Is now available for pick up in the Pro Shop.
Bag Drop Reminder
Please remember that if you are dropping off Clubs or Batteries you should use the Bag Drop loop to the left of the main driveway. This is to help relieve the congestion that happens in front of the building.  Thank you for your cooperation.

  




Only four 'Drive for 35' Memberships left! Don't Delay.
Please forward the names of those that you believe would be a welcomed addition to your club as an associate member, an introductory member or a full equity member.  Equity memberships are available at $15,000 - NO ANNUAL DUES REQUIREMENT IN 2019!  Contact Sandy at
shiggins@madriver.ca or call 705-428-3673 cell 705-443-9818. Don't delay




 

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