Swing into summer at the golf course
The Lake Oswego Public Golf Course is the place to spend your summer. Visit the pro shop to learn about individual play, clinics and golf group sessions. Here is a sampling of what is offered:
Kool Kidz Clinics — These fun-filled beginner clinics get new recruits up to speed on the basics and enjoying the game in no time. Please arrive 10 minutes early. No make-ups. Only registered students may attend. Next level is Kool Kidz Clinic (Birdie Hunters). For ages 6-9, 10-11:30 a.m., Mondays, June 17 and 24, or 9 a.m.-noon, Thursday, June 27, Public Golf Course, $50.
Women's Golf Day — Women can enjoy a free round of golf after noon on Tuesday, June 4, then attend a free clinic with Tom Mueller from 6-8 p.m., covering a variety of golf topics. Call for a tee time or reserve on-line beginning May 28.
Golf Adult Summer Leagues
Dedication of New Turf Fields at East Waluga Park
Batter up! It's time for some summer fun at the ball park. Swing on over to East Waluga Park on Saturday, June 1 for a commemorative dedication of the new turf fields at 10:30 a.m. Festivities include lawn games, a ceremonial first pitch and of course Cracker Jacks. The fun continues with baseball games on both fields beginning at 11:45 a.m. Join Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation for this all star celebration — it's sure to be a grand slam.
Discover the Artist Within
Bob Ross — Arizona Morning. Enjoy this easy step-by-step class suitable for beginners to seasoned painters. Take home your own unique masterpiece at the end of the one-day class. All supplies provided. Visit loparks.org to view paintings. For ages 12+, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Thursday, June 6, Adult Community Center, $49.
Adult CPR, First Aid and AED Training — Get certified in cardiopulmonary Resusitation. Learn to recognize and respond appropriately to cardiac, breathing and first aid emergencies or give immediate care to a suddenly injured or ill person. Students receive certification upon completion of class. For ages 10+, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, June 15, Christ Church Parish (CCP), $99.
Class information is in the Parks & Recreation Activities Guide and online at www.loparks.org. You may register by internet, mail, drop-off during business hours at Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation, at the Public Golf Course, 17525 Stafford Road, Lake Oswego 97035; or fax 503-697-6579; phone 503-675-2549. Non-residents generally pay more than fees shown. Scholarships are also available for Lake Oswego residents.
Judy Nelson is a registar for Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation.
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