Entries by primecreative

Strategy – Hole #18 Tout-Fini

Tout-Fini is the name…..All done you are not. Tee shot up and over a slight hill to a blind landing area. From the white tees nothing more than a 180-200 yard tee ball will put you in good shape. With normal Summer conditions, that should get you well inside the 150 yard marker. Why not […]

Strategy – Northumberland Greens

So a lot of us just watched the US Open from Winged Foot Golf Club in New York. There was a lot of chatter about their famous greens. Often referred to as “green’s complex “. What does that even mean?? As a noun, “a group of similar buildings or facilities on the same site.” As […]

Strategy – Hole #4, Lobster Pot

The play seemingly trite….hit the ball over the bunker onto the large green. With the remnants of an old lobster boat framing the back of the green and a small, very well placed bunker in the front middle, “Lobster Pot” is Northumberland’s signature hole. It sits, awaiting the next errant shot, anticipating its own catch […]

Message from the President

It has been busy at the club since the last Newsletter. The Trivia Night held on June 20th was attended by about 50 people who all had a fun evening. Then on June 21st, the Ladies Division hosted their annual Field Day with 92 participants. It was a nice sunny day but the high winds […]

Message from the Course Superintendent

The golf course playing standards that we look forward to all winter are finally here. Some of the high traffic areas between greens and tees have been sodded to help freshen these spots up. Over the next few weeks, efforts will continue to help growth in the thin spots on fairways. The finish grading work […]

Message from the Fundraising Committee

The weekly member 50/50 snowball has started. Since there wasn’t a winner for week one, the $84 collected ’snowballs’ to the next draw date of June 27th at 5:30 pm and becomes part of the ‘pot’. Remember you have to be in it to win it! Sign up next to the bar on the main […]

Message from the Social Committee

A big thank you to Doug Hunt and Dianne Elliott for hosting another popular Trivia Night. A big thank you to Barb Oke for her generous assistance to the SociaCommitteeee. And a thank you to all who attended the evening. Mark July 29th on your calendar, Rita Near and Scott Hipson will be performing at […]

Message from the Dining Room

Don’t forget that every Sunday evening the dining room features a Turkey Dinner with all the fixings and the favourite Pan Fried Haddock dinner. Soon we will have a Take Out Menu and a Children’s Menu. New beverages now available include two Gluten Free Ciders and Radlers. And, be sure to stop by to satisfy […]