The Decatur Park District offer youth aged 5 – 17 Golf Academy Junior Camps from June 5 – 8, June 19 – 22, and July 10 – 13 from 9 – 10:15 a.m. at Hickory Point Golf Course. Beginners will focus on coordination, simple techniques, and motor skills while advanced players work on form and player development. “Play Days” will be offered each Friday of the camp week. Fee is $45 or $40 with resident discount. Click here for more information!
Decatur Golf Academy Junior Camps
Dates: June 5 – 8
June 19 – 22
July 01 – 13
Time: 9 – 10:15 a.m.
Age: 5 – 17
Fee: $45 ($40 with resident discount); register for each camp separately
Location: Hickory Point Golf Course, 727 Weaver Road
The Decatur Park District will host Golf Family Fun Days, where families can enjoy 9 holes at a discounted rate at either Decatur Park District golf course beginning May 5, as well as Pro Tips/Family Fun Nights, where families can interact with golf pros and enjoy unlimited range balls at Hickory Point Golf Course beginning June 7! For more information, call 422-2211.
Family Fun Days
Date/Time: On weekends and holidays after 2:30 p.m. from May 5 – September 30 families can play 9 holes with one cart at either course
Fee: $30 a foursome, $25 a threesome, or $20 a twosome
Location: Red Tail Run Golf Club by Raymond Floyd and Hickory Point Golf Course
Note: At least one adult must accompany a junior aged 17 or younger.
Pro Tips/Family Fun Nights
Date: Thursdays, June 7, 21, 28 & July 12, 19, & 26
Time: 6 – 7 p.m.
Location: Hickory Point Golf Course, 727 Weaver Rd.
Fee: $10 per individual or $15 per family
(at least one child under age 17 accompanied by an adult)
The Decatur Park District will celebrate the 2018 National Golf Day on April 25! Please see details attached for the festivities and fun facts about golf. Contact Turtle at 422-2211 for more information!
2018 National Golf Day
The Decatur Park District golf pros will host a Ladies Only Golf Clinic, featuring one-on-one assistance, refreshments, and lots of fun! Sessions will be held from 6 – 7:30 p.m. on Thursdays, May 17 – 31 at the Hickory Point Golf Club. Ladies of all skill levels are welcome! Fee is $35 ($30 with resident discount). Click here to register!
Date: Thursdays, May 17 – 31
Time: 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Fee: $35 ($30 with resident discount)
Location: Hickory Point Golf Club, 727 W Weaver Rd, Forsyth, IL 62535
Help your juniors get ahead of the game with a little help from the pros! Register now for Junior Golf Spring Training from April 19 – May 10! Click here for more information!
Decatur Park District courses open for the 2018 season on March 1, weather and course conditions permitting! For “Early Spring Rates” and more information click here!
To receive golf cancellation/closure information by text or email, click on Cancellations & Closures to register. You can also get the free Rainout Line app (select Decatur Park District) or call 427-3488. Never get stuck out in the rain again!
Park District pros offer golf lessons for players of all skill levels, aged 4 and up. Lessons are available at both golf courses during the regular season and at the DISC during the winter and spring. Call 422-2211 for details!
Youth aged 3 – 13 can improve their golf skills with the Decatur Park District’s Junior Golf classes. Classes are offered in Preschool Golf (ages 3 – 4), Junior Golf (ages 5 – 12), and Intermediate Junior Golf (ages 10 – 13). All sessions are held at the DISC’s Indoor Golf Center. Register at the DISC (1295 W. Wood) or online.
The Autumn Greens Special is back at the Decatur Park District’s golf courses! You’ll keep more “green” in your pocket with a $22 rate for greens fee and cart at Scovill, $26 at Hickory Point, and $29.50 at Red Tail Run Golf Club by Raymond Floyd. Special is effective through October 29 at Scovill and through December 3 at Red Tail Run and Hickory Point.