SIERRA SAGE GOLF COURSE – Sierra Sage Golf Course is giving new players and long-lost golfers a chance to discover/rediscover a passion at the “Welcome To and Welcome Back” clinics from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on two Mondays this golf season, May 12 and 19. The free lessons and clinics focus on one of three aspects of the game: putting, short game and full swing. Participants receive a free bucket of balls and free use of golf clubs if they need them. The mini lessons and beginner clinics which take place at Sierra Sage’s top notch practice facility featuring a 300-yard, grass tee driving range, two short game practice holes and two practice putting/chipping greens.
“PGA Free Lesson Month has been one of our most successful programs because it gives both new and existing golfers a reason to pick up their clubs,” said Denise Mazzaferri, Sierra Sage’s Director of Instruction and 25-year teaching veteran. “It is also an opportunity for PGA and LPGA Professionals to showcase their skills in helping golfers of all levels and ages improve their game and have fun.”
All golfers are also invited to free Saturday mini-lessons being offered by the Sierra Sage staff during the month of May (May 10, 17, 24 and 31). The 10-minute mini lessons are part of the PGA of America’s Free Lesson Month and Play Golf America program. Call the pro shop at 775-972-1564 to schedule your lesson.
A limited number of mini-lessons and beginner clinic spots will be available. To reserve your space, call the pro shop at 972-1564, drop by at 6355 Silver Lake Road in Stead or log on to www.sierrasagegolf.org.
Miriam Hodgman is originally from San Francisco. She previously was the communications coordinator for the largest hunger-relief organization in Sonoma County, California. She has a bachelor’s degree in American history, with a minor in American Indian studies, from San Francisco State University, and has a master’s degree in public administration from Sonoma State University. She enjoys training a variety of martial arts.