Youth Lessons

Free Golf Lessons/Clinics

Do you want to see what golf is all about? Are you just starting out? Do you just want to play a little better?
Beginning in May, Lee Park will hold FREE weekly lessons/clinics open to anyone hoping to improve their own game! Each week will be on a different golf topic, from chipping to woods, from putting to irons.

The lesson schedule will be posted in the golf course lobby and web site or you can contact the golf shop to get more information.

All ages welcome, from 5 to 95! Bring your own clubs or we will provide some for you!

Lesson Schedule:

Wednesday, May 24..................Chipping
Wednesday, May 31..................Short Shots (pitching)
Wednesday, June 7...................Irons
Wednesday, June 14.................Fairway Woods
Wednesday,, June 21................Drivers overview
Wednesday, June 28.................Putting
Times: 6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
Rain out replacement dates will be determined if necessary

Private Lessons Available

For more information on private golf lessons, please contact Dennis Gavin at the Lee Park Pro Shop at (605) 626-7092.

The First Tee Golf Lesson Program

The First Tee, a worldwide initiative of the World Golf Foundation, has its' mission "to impact the lives of young people by providing facilities and educational programs that promote character-development and life-enhancing values through the game of golf." This program is designed for any Junior golfer.


Lee Park Golf Course


Wednesdays, May 24 - July 12


8:30 am - 10:00 am


8 - 17 years of age


$40 per person, $99 per family maximum, financial assistance is available.

Register online: anytime before first class. For more information, call 226-0989 or go to the "Junior Golf" page at

Junior Golf Lessons

Beginner Junior Golf Instruction Program will include group golf instruction by PGA Golf Professional, Dennis Gavin. Range balls will be furnished and participants will play some golf.


Mondays, June 5 - July 10
(second session if needed)


10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.


7 years of age and older


$40 per student. Parents will also need to volunteer to walk with groups of children on the course at least once during the program.


Dennis Gavin


Beginning May 1

Maximum class size:



Registration will begin at Lee Park as soon as the course opens for the season. Please register prior to the first class by calling the Lee Park Pro Shop at (605) 626-7092.