Dear RIWGA Members, I am pleased to announce that at its August meeting the RIWGA Board of Directors voted unanimously to approve the merger with the RIGA. Subsequently, on September 10th the board of the RIGA also voted unanimously to approve the merger. We are working to finalize the details but everything should be in place before the end of the year and we have already begun to work on the 2014 schedule. It is truly an exciting time for golf in Rhode Island. There are several important dates coming up so please mark your calendars and make every effort to attend the following: RIWGA Annual Meeting Thursday October 17th at Ledgemont Country Club. This is the final annual meeting of the RIWGA as it exists today. Please join us to make a special night in honoring our organization and celebrating the 2013 season. RIGA Annual Meeting Tuesday December 3rd at Pawtucket Country Club Both the RIGA and RIWGA tournament champions will be recognized as we celebrate the merging of two great organizations.
Please enjoy the beautiful fall season as we close out the tournament schedule and I hope to see many of you on October 17th.
REMINDER TO ALL MEMBERS WITH A HANDICAP INDEX OF 17.4 OR LESS: The deadline for NEWGA tournament is Friday June 14, 2013. Applications must be postmarked to NEWGA by this coming Friday! WE NEED PLAYERS!!!! If you are interested in playing, please fill out application from website and call Lauren Collins
Membership registration for the 2013 season is open. Individual tournament registration will be up shortly and a mailing will be going out with the pocket calendar and paper application if people prefer that.