Beginner Golf and golf terms

Golf terms for beginners

At Hartford Greens Country Club, we are a family owned and operated 18-hole public golf course. One of the many things we’ve learned since taking over the golf course last July is that golf is a great way to spend time with the people you love and make memories that can last a lifetime! We welcome golfers of all abilities on our course! That includes BEGINNERS and families! If you are a beginner, there are tons of golfing terms that you will learn throughout the process, but here are some of the basics that every golfer should know: Terms for…

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Please repair your divots on the golf course fairways

PLEASE! Repair Your Divots

We have been getting reports from our patrons that some of you are not repairing divots throughout the course. PLEASE!! Help keep the course nice for yourself and your fellow golfers. Take the extra 10 seconds and repair your divots. This is an easy way to care for the course, while helping others to enjoy their round. How to Repair Your Divot Find the turf that was sliced off from the fairway. If you’ve taken a “clean divot,” you’ll find the turf still in one, neat piece. Sometimes the turf will be in bits and pieces. Just retrieve it the…

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700 Club Chapter 80 Golf Tournament at Hartford Greens Country Club

Hartford Greens to Host The 700 Club Chapter 80 Golf Tournament

On Friday, May 14th, Chapter 80 of the Bowling Club of America will hold their 700 Club golf outing at Hartford Greens Country Club. The event will be a shotgun start format, two man scramble, starting at 9:30 a.m. $50 per person includes lunch at Johnson’s Cabin Grill, located at 7956 State Route 40, Hartford, NY. This is the 12th year chairman Mike LaPointe has organized the event, drawing golfers from throughout New York State and as far away as Illinois, Wisconsin and Michigan. Team entries are still available by contacting Mike LaPointe at (518) 260-9317.

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Course Bird Houses

Golf Course Bird Houses

Scoring a birdie during a game of golf is an accomplishment that typically arises through skill and experience, although it’s also occasionally possible to make a birdie through luck. A birdie is a score of one shot below par and is possible on any hole. It may be difficult to score a birdie, but here at Hartford Greens Country Club we are making it easier for you to see them! LOL The next time you enjoy a day of golf on our 18 hole public course you are sure to notice lots of new bird houses placed throughout the course….

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Hartford Central School 6th Grade Class Fundraiser

Hartford Central School 6th Grade Fundraiser

Hartford Central School 6th Grade Class Online Fundraiser is going on now through Sunday, May 9 at 12pm. There are some great gift certificates to local restaurants, Hartford Greens Country Club, homemade items, and some great baskets too. The money raised will help with funding future field trips. Please consider bidding. Here is the link:

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New Welcome sign- made by Event Coordinator, Gary Scrime

Welcome ~ Thank You Sign

Our Event Coordinator, Gary Scrime, painted this new Welcome ~ Thank You sign, and he and his brother, Don Scrime, one of our Golf Shop Attendants, built the planter box together. The hostas are transplants from Gary’s garden. These guys have been keeping busy and making course improvements even on the rainy days. Great work, fellas!! The rainy/snowy April weather put a damper on a few days, but we allowed carts on the path, or played with the 90 degree rule. We are all looking forward to sunnier days, but any day spent on the course is a great day!!…

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