Play Golf America Day at Eisenhower Park

Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano announces the Grucci

Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano announces the Grucci fireworks show that will take place July 2 during the TD Bank Celebrate America Show at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow. (July 1, 2011) Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

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What kind of ball best fits your game? What type of club matches your swing? Golfers can use technology to find out. Also, free 10-minute lessons for golfers of all experience levels will be offered Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Eisenhower Park.

Instruction will be given by local pros, while club fittings and demonstrations will be conducted by representatives of major equipment firms as part of a Play Golf America Day. It is a national initiative to encourage people to play more or take up the game. Information is available at

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The 24th Annual St. Anthony's High School Golf Classic will be held May 6 at Cold Spring CC, Glen Head CC and Tam O'Shanter Club. Joe Graci, chief financial officer of Sleepy's, will be the honoree. Call 631-271-2020, ext. 214 . . . The Great American War Battles Golf Outing, sponsored by the Sons of the American Legion Wayne Middleton Squadron 1839, will be May 11 at Cedar Beach GC. Call 516-375-4750.


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