WGCSA

The 2019 Calendar of Events can be downloaded HERE.

Upcoming events

    • 01/29/2020
    • 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
    • Mangos Tropical Cafe - 8126 I Drive, Orlando, FL


    • 02/18/2020
    • 8:00 AM - 2:15 PM
    • Whispering Springs GC, Fond du Lac, WI
    Register

    DOWNLOAD AGENDA FORM HERE

    This event is open to ALL Asst. Superintendents and all WGCSA Members and Staff!


    20/20 Vision: Looking Into the Future  

    This event is open to ALL Asst. Superintendents and all WGCSA Members and Staff!

    8:00 am            Registration and Continental Breakfast

    8:30 am            GPS Sprayers

                            Joe Etten, Account Executive, Reinders, Greater Chicago Area        

    In this session Joe will walk through the basics of GPS spraying technology, system setup, mapping, and benefits of using this new technology in the golf industry.

    10:00 am          Break

    10:15 am          BMP Update and Implementation

                            Josh LePine, Golf Course Superintendent, Maple Bluff Country Club, WGCSA President

                            With the current public focus on environmental impacts of golf courses, clubs need a guidebook to help refocus the narrative on all of the positive and preventative decisions made out on the course.  Here Josh will describe what the Best Management Practice manual is, and how it can be implemented on courses in the future.

    10:45 am          Assisting the Assistants

                            Jens Arneson, Assistant Golf Course Superintendent, Maple Bluff Country Club, Class C Rep

                            The role and development of the Assistant Golf Course Superintendent is ever changing. Here Jens will bring to light the varying array of opportunities available for assistants on a local, state, and national level to forward yourself and your career.

    11:45 am          Grass Roots Magazine in the 21st Century

                            David Brandenburg, Golf Course Manager, Rolling Meadows Golf Course, Grass Roots Magazine Editor

                            In the current age of technology, print resources are becoming much more limited. Here David will discuss the history of the Grass Roots magazine, its importance in our state, and how you can help it sustain well into the future!

    12:00 pm          Lunch – Buffet Lunch included in registration.

    12:45 pm          Roundtable Discussion - Making the Transition from Assistant to Superintendent: The First Years

    Alex Beson-Crone, Golf Course Superintendent, Blue Mound Golf & CC, Wauwatosa, WI

    Craig Sondergaard, Golf Course Superintendent, Racine CC, Racine, WI     

    Craig Smith, Golf Course Superintendent, Chicago Golf Club, Wheaton, IL

    Brian Chasensky, Golf Course Superintendent, Shoreacres, Lake Bluff, IL

    Adam Suelflow, Golf Course Superintendent, Wisconsin Club, Milwaukee, WI


Past events

01/23/2020 WGCSA 2020 Winter Equipment Managers Seminar
01/07/2020 WTA's Annual Turf Research Day
12/04/2019 54th Annual Turfgrass Symposium
11/02/2019 Couples Dinner - Evening in Madison!
10/21/2019 WGCSA Equipment Managers Education at Maple Bluff CC
08/19/2019 2019 Joint Mtg. with NGLGCSAA and Member Guest
06/18/2019 June Golf Meeting at Bentdale Farms GC
05/13/2019 5.13.19 May Golf Meeting
03/05/2019 Spring Business and Education Meeting
02/18/2019 11th Annual Assistants Seminar
11/28/2018 53rd Annual Turfgrass Symposium
11/03/2018 Couples Dinner - Evening in Green Bay!
10/01/2018 WTA Golf Fundraiser
09/17/2018 Wee One Fundraiser
08/13/2018 Joint Mtg. with NGLGCSAA and Member Guest
07/24/2018 WTA Summer Field Day
06/18/2018 June Golf Meeting
05/14/2018 May Golf Meeting
04/25/2018 Super/Pro Outing
03/30/2018 10th Annual Assistants Seminar - New Date!
03/20/2018 Equipment Managers Meeting
02/27/2018 Spring Business and Education Meeting
02/07/2018 2018 WI Hospitality Gathering
11/29/2017 52nd Annual Turfgrass Symposium
11/04/2017 Couples Dinner - Evening at HD Museum in Milwaukee!
09/18/2017 Wee One Fundraiser
08/21/2017 Joint Mtg. with NGLGCSAA and Member Guest
07/25/2017 WTA Summer Field Day
06/20/2017 June Golf Meeting
05/15/2017 May Golf Meeting
04/26/2017 Super/Pro Outing
02/27/2017 Spring Business and Education Meeting
02/20/2017 9th Annual Assistants Seminar
02/08/2017 2017 WI Hospitality Gathering
11/30/2016 WI Golf Turf Symposium - Protecting your GrAss!
11/05/2016 Couples Dinner - Evening in Milwaukee!
08/15/2016 NGL/WGCSA Joint Meeting at Thornberry Creek August 15th
06/13/2016 June Scramble at Janesville CC - 6.13.16
05/23/2016 May Morning Golf Meeting - Blackwolf Run Meadow Valley
03/14/2016 Spring Business and Education Meeting
02/10/2016 Wisconsin Hospitality Gathering
02/03/2016 8th Annual Assistants Seminar
12/02/2015 50th WI Golf Turf Symposium
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