Oct
18
12:30pm12:30pm

Battle of the Heart (Formally known as Employee Tournament)

NEW AND IMPROVED!!!

Battle of the Heart Tournament

Formally known as the employee tournament, this year we are going back to the "old days" when superintendents and salesmen would bring their aces out, including themselves,to be known as the best crew in town.

Location: Creekmoor Golf Club

Host Superintendent: Tim Nielsen

Date: October 18, 2017

Time: 12:00 Registration
            12:30 Shotgun

Format: 4-person Scramble

Cost: $35/player / $140 per team

Dress Code: Collared shirt - no denim - soft spikes only

Register Online at: https://hagcsabattleoftheheart.eventbrite.com

Deadline: Friday, October 13

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Nov
8
9:00am 9:00am

Equipment Managers Meeting

  • Indian Hills Country Club Maintenance Building (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

FREE Training a Few Times a Year for Equipment Managers

Date: Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Schedule:
9:00 a.m. - Registration and Fellowship
9:30 a.m. - GCSAA/HAGCSA Update
10:00 a.m. - Mower reel issues that cause poor after cut appearance
11:30 a.m. - Lunch and Networking
12:30 p.m. - Participant Survey and Roundtable Discussion
2:00 p.m. - Conclusion

Location: Indian Hills Country Club Maintenance Building

Cost: Free of Charge

Sign Up Deadline: Friday, November 3, 2017

Speaker: David Shirk, Service Manager,  Professional Turf Products

Meeting Description:
Calling all Equipment Managers, Assistants, and Superintendents. The spring meeting of the HAGCSA Equipment Managers has been planned to provide an educational and networking opportunity for all Equipment Managers and members of the Heart of America region. The education topic for our second meeting will be presented by David SHirk from Professional Turf Products. David will be discussing factors that can arise with our reel mowers that cause undesirable after cut appearances and how we can troubleshoot and solve these frustrating issues.

Who Should Attend:
Superintendents: please send your Technicians to this free session. If your club is without an Equipment Manager and you or one of your assistnats would like to learn more about your reels and after cut issues, please join us. All are welcome.

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS & REGISTRATION

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Aug
22
5:00pm 5:00pm

Past Presidents Fall Classic at T-Bones Ball Field

Honoring all of our Past Presidents with great tailgating and a private booth!!

Date:
Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Schedule:
4:30pm / Tailgate
7:05pm / First Pitch

Location:
Community America Ball Park (Suite #22)
1800 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111

Cost:
Members - $35.00 per ticket
Past Presidents - FREE

Register Here Through Eventbrite
 

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Jul
10
9:00am 9:00am

S&R Tournament at Indian Hills Country Club

Heart of America GCSAA Scholarship and Research Tournament

Date: Monday, July 10, 2017

Location: Indian Hills Country Club
                   6847 Tomahawk Road
                   Mission Hills, KS 66208

Host Superintendent: Jeff White, CGCS

Schedule: 9:30 a.m - Registration
                    11:00 a.m. - Shotgun
                    On the Course - Lunch
                    3:30 p.m. - Live Auction and Food/Beverages

Format: Four Person Scramble

Cost: $750 per team, $200 per single (Encouraged to sign up as a team)

Dress Code: Country Club Attire - Collared Shirt, Soft Spikes and No Jeans/Cargo Pants

Donation: Please help us reach our fund-raising goal by donating additional funds. Our long -term goal is to raise enough money to allow us to fund an entire research project relevant to golf courses in our region. Your generous help is key to attaining this goal.

Reservation Deadline: Monday, June 26, 2017

Click HERE for Registration Form

Click HERE for Sponsor Form

Click HERE for Auction Form

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May
2
10:30am10:30am

Joint Meeting at Wamego Country Club

Date: Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Location: Wamego Country Club

Host: Trampis Nickel

Schedule:
10:30 a.m.       Registration
11:00                 Lunch
11:30                 Air2g2, Air is Everything to Anything that Lives - See what true aerationwithout disruption to play looks like - Nathan Lykkegaard, Midwest Premier Turf
12:30                Golf

Cost: $65.00 per person

Format: 2-man Shamble; Two/KGCSA vs Two/HAGCSA

Reservations: Mail, Fax, Email reservations by April 27. Or you can register online at www.kgcsa.org

 

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Apr
26
9:30am 9:30am

National Golf Day on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C.

WE ARE GOLF, a coalition of golf’s leading organizations, will host its 10th annual National Golf Day on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. "We look forward to celebrating the 10th anniversary of National Golf Day by educating our country's lawmakers about the game's significant impact," said Steve Mona, Chief Executive Officer of World Golf Foundation, administrator of WE ARE GOLF. "As we await a new Presidential administration this month, we are optimistic about the momentum for golf in 2017 and also pleased with the strides our industry has made on Capitol Hill in the last decade to ensure that golf's interests are effectively represented." Last year’s event included PGA TOUR Commissioner Tim Finchem, 2016 U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Davis Love III, Vice Captain Steve Stricker and LPGA legend Nancy Lopez.

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Apr
19
8:00am 8:00am

Wee One Tournament at Staley Farms Golf Club

WEE ONE MO-KAN GOLF OUTING
Benefitting the Melchior Family

Date: Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Schedule:
8:00am - Registration & Driving Range Available
9:00am - Golf Shotgun
2:00pm - Prizes, Hors D’oeuvres Reception & Cash Bar
2:30pm - Silent Auction 

Location:
Staley Farms Golf Club
10310 N. Olive Street, Kansas City, MO

Hosts:
Brent Stephenson & Matt Hemphill, Superintendents

Cost:
$125.00 Per Player / $500 Per Team - Four Person Scramble

Note:
Great Golf Prizes
On Course Refreshments
Lunch on the Turn
Enter Early – Field is Limited to 30 Teams (120 Players)

Dress:
Country Club Attire Required – Collared Shirts, Soft Spikes Only

Click Here for Team Registration

Click Here for Sponsorship Form

Click Here for Sponsorship Request

 

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Jan
31
12:00am12:00am

Shop Talk at Staley Farms Golf Club

DATE:  Tuesday, January 31, 2017
 
LOCATION:  Staley Farms Golf Club (Maintenance Facility)
                   10015 North Woodland, Kansas City, MO 64155
 
HOST SUPERINTENDENT:  Matt Hemphill
 
SCHEDULE: 12:00pm:    Registration & Lunch
                        1:00pm:   "Everything You Wanted to Know about Bunkers, and More"
                                          with Jerry Lemons, ASGCA, Better Billy Bunkers
                        2:30pm:   Beverage Break
                        2:45pm:   Open Forum on Labor Tracking Software
                                                with Brad Gray, ProfessionalTurf Products
                                                Mark Newton, CGCS, Canyon Farms Golf Course
                                                Brent Stephenson, Great Life KC
 
COST:  FREE of Charge (Lunch & Beverages Included)

CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION FORM

 

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Jan
30
9:00am 9:00am

Assistant Superintendent Program

TIME:  9:00am – Arrival
            9:15am – GCSAA Headquarters Tour
            10:30am – Session 1:  Resume Building and Winning Strategies
                                                 in Career Advancement
            11:30am – Lunch
            12:30pm – Session 2:  State of the Industry
 
LOCATION:   GCSAA Headquarters
                       1421 Research Park Drive
                       Lawrence, KS 66049
 
COST:  FREE of Charge

DESCRIPTION: 
Carol Rau, PHR, Career Advantage, LLC
Carol is a career consultant, speaker, and writer with winning strategies in resume building, interview preparation, portfolio consulting, and career coaching for professionals in the golf industry.

Rhett Evans, Golf Course Superintendents Association of America
Rhett is the Chief Executive Officer of GCSAA, and will provide “The Pulse” and “Insight” of the golf industry for 2017; which will include a Q&A session.

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