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Welcome to The First Tee of Lakeland
What We Do:
Teach the game of golf to Lakeland area youth; Educate boys and girls through golf by teaching values that are inherent to the game; Provide affordable access to golf instruction and play; Build relationships with kids.Learn more about our chapter
What’s new at The First Tee of Lakeland
2016 Barkley, Bean, Bryant & Friends
Do you have your tickets yet?
**TICKETS MUST PURCHASED IN ADVANCE**
A limited number of advance tickets will be sold and they are available from any of our YMCA of West Central Florida locations: North Lakeland at Fontaine Gills Family YMCA, South Lakeland at Cleveland Heights Family YMCA and our location, the YMCA Par 3 on George Jenkins Blvd.
Adults tickets: $20.00
Youth 15 and under are FREE
Stories & Features
January 2016- click to read more and see the dates our facility will be closed.
The First Tee Classes, Program Schedule
Please call to register and ask for our Program Coordinator, John Copeland
YMCA Par 3 Family FUN Days
NOVEMBER 21st- GLOW BALL "Family & Friends" - 2 Person team *Sign up now!
Once a month, sometimes with a theme, we have FUN on the golf course with our families and friends. We couldn't think of a better place to be than at The First Tee of Lakeland on a Saturday morning.
Please click "read more" to see this month's format and date.
Our photos are in the "About Us" section, check us out!
What We Do
Provide off campus opportunities to our First Tee Class participants and program graduates to volunteer and engage in other golf related areas.
Educate boys and girls through golf by teaching The First Tee 9 Core Values & Nine Healthy Habits, that are inherent to the game.
Provide affordable access to golf instruction and play.
Build relationships with kids and families in our community.
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A Program that Works
In a past independent research study of The First Tee, 73% of young people at participating chapters reported high confidence in their ability to do well academically and 52% credited the program for their ability to appreciate diversity.Read More »
The First Tee believes young people in our community are our future leaders. Our programs impact youth and expose them to core values like respect, integrity and perseverance.Join Our Program »
How We Help
One-third of young people say they lack adult role models. The First Tee provides quality youth programs that include adult mentors and safe places.About Us »