2017 Membership Letter
YOU ARE INVITED!!
Join the exciting 2017 season of the Women’s Golf Association at Bear Trap Dunes (WGA@BTD)
Membership Information for 2017
For any new BTD Lady members and returning members, membership in the Women’s Golf Association is completely optional and NOT required for participation in any of the Bear Trap sponsored tournaments or events such as Ladies Golf Day on Tuesday, Match Play, Member-Guest, or Club Championship.
However, membership in the Women’s Golf Association@BTD is required if you want to participate in the Women’s Peninsula Golf Association. This group offers the opportunity to play at a number of private and public courses at reduced rates on open days, and participation in organization tournaments. A complete listing of all scheduled tournaments can be found at the organization’s website, along with a tournament entry form and results.
Our WGA has planned many golf activities for the upcoming season to encourage participation in the sport and socialization with other members. These include Lady Bears on Wheels outings, Thirsty Thursdays and the Dunes Pink Classic, to name a few. You must be a WGA member to participate in Lady Bears on Wheels and Thirsty Thursdays.
Ladies’ Day, a program run by the Pro staff of Bear Trap Dunes, is held on Tuesdays, featuring a variety of golf games for all levels of play. Ladies may choose to play 9 or 18 holes. This year, Opening Day will be Tuesday, April 4. The season will run through the end of October.
Those members who would like to join the Women’s Peninsula Golf Association (WPGA) should add $15 to their $20 WGA membership dues payment, and indicate such on the registration form. Payment needs to be submitted by March 15 in order for your name to be added to the membership list, which is required to participate in open days, tournaments and match play. Visit its website, www.wpga-md-del.org, for its 2017 schedule. Maureen Gallagher is our WPGA representative. Contact her directly with questions about the WPGA.
The Delaware Women’s Golf Association (DWGA) membership fee is $40.00. Membership in the DWGA does NOT require membership in the WGA@BTD. Visit its website, www.dwga.org, to join the organization, and for information on open days and tournament schedule. Notable tournaments are the Bash to the Beach on April 24 at Kings Creek CC and April 25 at Cripple Creek CC. Bear Trap Dunes will be hosting the Senior Championship this year on July 25. Donna Tanguay is our representative. Contact her directly with questions about the DWGA.
It is going to be a full, fun season! Visit our website at www.btdladies.com to get information on our 2017 schedule of events. We will also be distributing a membership booklet this year to all WGA@BTD members which will contain details on tournaments and contact information for our members. All ladies who join the WGA@BTD by March 31 will be automatically included in the directory. If you don’t want your information published, please indicate on the membership form.
To join the WGA, please complete the form WGA Membership Form. The fee for golf members is $20, and for social members is $10. Remember to add $15 if you want to join the WPGA as well. Please return your completed form and check, made payable to the WGA@BTD, by March 15, 2017 to
P.O. Box 71
Ocean View, DE 19970
If you have any questions about the WGA@BTD, please contact any of our Board Members. You will find all contact information on our website, www.btdladies.com. Be sure to read our monthly newsletter, sent electronically to each member, for golf news, sunshine news, member achievements, golf tips, and an updated calendar of all events!
We are looking forward to a great 2017 season, and hope that you will join us!
Karen Sergison, President
Marie Curran, Vice President
Kathy Murray, Secretary
Lynnda Reid, Treasurer
Mary Bucklew, Sunshine Lady
Donna Tanguay, DWGA
Maureen Gallagher, WPGA
Danette Travaglini, Lady Bears on Wheels