Golfing and Geocaching at Maple Grove Days 2017
Jun 27, 2017 10:46AM ● Published by Wendy Erlien
Youth ages 10-17 residing in Maple Grove or Osseo have the opportunity to participate in the Junior Golf Tournament on 8 a.m. Friday, July 14 at Three Rivers Eagle Lake Golf Course.
Registration forms are available by clicking here or by calling Eagle Lake Golf at 763-694-7695.
Space is limited, entry fee is $10. Winners in the longest putt, the longest drive, and closest to the pin categories will receive a medal. Pizza, refreshments and prizes will be given away following the golfing.
Participants can learn more about geocaching during an Introduction to Geocaching event. Geocaching is outdoor recreational activity. Players use a GPS or other mobile device to hide and seek containers called a cache.
During the event from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, July 10, participants will be taught geocaching basics learn the basics of geocaching and look for caches throughout Weaver Lake Nature Center (behind Weaver Lake Elementary). Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Organizers recommend participates wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather.
Introduction to geocaching is a free event, but preregistration is required. To preregister, visit the Maple Grove Days website here or stop by the Maple Grove Community Center. The deadline is July 10.