Emerson Park Disc Golf To Open

The grand opening of the first nine holes of the Emerson Park Disc golf Course will be Saturday July 8, 2006 between 10:00am and 2:00pm. The Central New York Disc Golf Association (CNYDGA) will be on hand for this event. CNYDGA will be giving away free discs to the first 50 new players and Emerson Park will have a limited number of discs (misstamps) for sale for $5.00 after the free discs are gone. CNYDGA members will do demonstrations and clinics to show people how to play. You can enter a raffle drawing after playing 9 holes.At the 10:00am ribbon cutting we will be thanking the individuals and organizations that helped sponsor this new activity at Emerson Park. They include:Course Sign: Assemblyman, Gary D. Finch, Hole 1: Dr. Joseph F. Karpinski Sr., Hole 2: Discount Pool and Spa Supplies, Hole 3: ACC/CCC Alumni Association, Hole 4: Cayuga County Republican Committee, Hole 5: The Fingerlakes Mall and Bass Pro Shops, Hole 6: Dr. James N. Mitchell, Hole 7: Cayuga County Unit #6250 of CSEA Local 806, Hole 8 Donna Lee Owens HCI Mortgage, Hole 9: Cayuga County Office of Tourism, Hole 14: E. John Gavras Center and Solutions Development Firm (SDF), and Hole 18 Central New York Disc Golf Association. Special thanks To Cayuga County Soil and Water for their assistance in installing the course and Kyle Komer for donating the tee sign posts.We welcome you to join us for the grand opening. In the meantime the course is open! Please come and give it a try. If you have any questions please feel free to call the Emerson Park Office at (315) 253-5611 or the ticket booth at (315) 253-1378.

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