Parks, Recreation and Community Services

SNAG Golf

Start New at Golf!

SNAG® is a proven player development program designed for new learners of all ages.  SNAG® contains all the elements of golf but in a modified form, making it an easy and fun way to learn and play golf.  The system builds on strong fundamentals of putting, chipping, pitching and full swing to develop playing ability quickly and effectively.  SNAG® incorporates developmentally appropriate equipment and instruction that will allow golf to be learned and played in non-traditional venues, such as on a soccer field, in a gym, or on the beach. The game has its own simplified rules and terminology that adds fun to the learning and playing experience.

SNAG® has developed an effective learning system with a manual and curriculum for new learners of all ages. The key is in simplifying the instruction so that it can be an effective transition into the game of golf. The program builds on strong fundamentals of the different strokes and swings and develops playing ability quickly and effectively.

The PRCSD offers a beginner level program that uses specialized equipment to teach youth the fundamentals of golf including full shots, chipping, pitching and putting.  Parent participation may be requested.  

Dates Ages Day Time Location Fee
Aug. 12 - Sept. 23 5 - 12 Sa 5:30 - 7 p.m. Fairmount Golf Course/Fairmount Park $40/6 wks. ($80/Non-Resident)
Sept. 30 - Nov. 4 5 - 12 Sa 4 - 5:30 p.m. Fairmount Golf Course/Fairmount Park $40/6 wks. ($80/Non-Resident)
Aug. 19 - Sept. 23 4 - 7 Sa 10:30 - Noon Orange Terrace Park $40/6 wks. ($80/Non-Resident)
Oct. 7 - Nov. 11 4 - 7 Sa Noon - 1:30 p.m. Arlington Heights Sports Park $40/6 wks. ($80/Non-Resident)

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Refund Policy:

Refunds will not be granted unless class is cancelled. Credits will be issued for the amount of the course if the Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department is notified before the second class meeting. Exceptions – Special Events, Aquatics, Lifeguard Training, Day Camps, and After School programs, due to high demand and limited spacing, credits, transfers or refunds will not be issued.
Refunds will not be granted for Youth Sports programs, however credits will be issued if requested in writing two weeks prior to the first scheduled game.
Online registration transaction fees are non-refundable.