Group Golf Lessons

The Springfield Park District will offer a series of four 1-hour group golf lessons in 2020 to be held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings throughout the spring. Taught by PGA and LPGA Professionals, each session will provide instruction on all aspects of the game including pre-shot fundamentals, putting, chipping, and full swing. Students will also get an opportunity to go on the course and learn proper etiquette and the Rules of Golf. In addition, each student will receive a certificate for one 9-hole round of golf to be used at either Pasfield or Bergen GC. The group golf lessons will be offered at the following dates and times:

NOTE: Due to the Covid-19 Stay at Home order, the April & May classes have been canceled.  

Session # Date Time Location
1A April 14, 16, 21, 23 5:30 - 6:30 pm Lincoln Greens GC
1B April 14, 16, 21, 23 6:30 - 7:30 pm Lincoln Greens GC
2A May 12, 14, 19, 21 5:30 - 6:30 pm Lincoln Greens GC
2B May 12, 14, 19, 21 6:30 - 7:30 pm Lincoln Greens GC

The fee for the series of lessons is 0.00 for adults and .00 for juniors.

Registration begins March 15th. To register, stop by the Lincoln Greens Golf Course at 700 E. Lake Drive or call 786-4111.

Each session is limited to the first 15 registrants.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, registration for this program is temporarily on hold. 
Please check back peridically for registration information updates.

PGA HOPE



PGA HOPE (Helping Our Patriots Everywhere) is the flagship military program of PGA REACH, the charitable foundation of the PGA of America. PGA HOPE introduces golf to Veterans with disabilities to enhance their physical, mental, social and emotional well-being.

The 2020 program will be held at Lincoln Greens Golf Course from 12:30 - 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday's from May 13th through June 24th.  There is NO COST for the program!

To sign up, call Dr. Stan Huff at the Springfield Vet Center at (217) 492-4955 or by email at Stan.Huff@va.gov .


Private Instruction

The Springfield Park District is proud to employ four PGA Professionals that can assist in improving your golf game. Private lessons are available by appointment. Call today to get your game heading in the right direction!

Instructor Rates
Lance Flury
PGA Professional
Lincoln Greens Golf Course
217-786-4111
Adult - $40/hour or 3 for $100
Junior - $30/hour or 3 for $75
Mike Logsdon
PGA Professional
Lincoln Greens Golf Course
217-786-4111
Adult - $40/hour or 3 for $110
Junior - $30/hour or 3 for $75
Linda Sherwood
LPGA Teaching Professional 
Bergen Golf Course
217-753-6211
Adults - $30/hour or 4 for $100
Junior - $25/hour
Bob Ralph
PGA Professional
Lincoln Greens Golf Course
217-741-9290
Adult - $40/hour or 3 for $100
Junior - $30/hour or 3 for $75