2018 Membership Letter
Join the exciting 2018 season of the Women’s Golf Association at Bear Trap Dunes (WGA@BTD)
Membership Information for 2018
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 WPGA matches, Lady Bear on Wheels outings, Thirsty Thursdays and the Dunes Pink Classic, to name a few.
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 April 3, 2018. 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 to make the cutoff for playing in the team matches. By WPGA rules, the match play team is limited to 14 players. Only 8 ladies play in each of the matches and they must be the lowest handicap players available. Visit its website, www.wpga-md-del.org, for its 2018 schedule. Maureen Gallagher is our WPGA representative. Contact her directly with questions about the WPGA and for details about the match play team.
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 May 6 at Ocean City Golf Club and May 7 at Bear Trap Dunes. Aubre Duncan 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 2018 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 attached. The fee for golf members is $20. 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, 2018 to
P.O. Box 71
Ocean View, DE 19970
If you have any questions about the WGA@BTD, please do not reply to this email. This account is not monitored for responses. Instead, please contact any of our Board Members directly using the email addresses below. You will also find contact information on our website, www.btdladies.com. Be sure to read our emails blasts which will be sent to all members for reminders of upcoming events, announcements about specials events, sunshine news etc.!
We are looking forward to a great 2018 season, and hope that you will join us!
Marie Curran, President – firstname.lastname@example.org
Lynnda Reid, Vice President – email@example.com
Donna Tanguay, Secretary – firstname.lastname@example.org
Kathy Murray, Treasurer – email@example.com
Mary Bucklew, Sunshine Lady – firstname.lastname@example.org
Aubre Duncan, DWGA Rep – email@example.com
Maureen Gallagher, WPGA Rep – firstname.lastname@example.org
Danette Travaglini, Lady Bears on Wheels – email@example.com
Karen Sergison, Dunes Pink Classic – firstname.lastname@example.org