Cog Hill Golf Club 12294 Archer Ave, Lemont, IL60439 Opened on Fourth of July weekend in 1927, this lush golf course and opulent county club is a fixture in Lemont. Now…More owned by Frank Jemsek, Cog Hill offers four courses and a 280-seat banquet hall, perfect for weddings or business meetings. Cog Hill is home to professionals for the BMW Championship each year, but also offers various services for regular golfers, including a junior rate, lessons and permanent tee times throughout the year. There is also a family golf rate on Sunday evenings in the summer.
Located across from Cog Hill in the Midwest Golf House is the office for the Chicago District Golf Association, which…More promotes amateur golf for players of all ages and abilities in Illinois and parts of Michigan, Indiana and Wisconsin. Founded in 1914, the association now has about 95,000 individual members and 360 member golf clubs.
Membership to the association offers educational progarms, special offers, newsletters, a magazine subscription and "preferred rates" at participating golf courses. Other benefits include a 20-percent discount for the BMW Championship at Cog Hill and yearly opportunities to go on a golf excursion to a premier resort in the U.S. with other members.
Midwest Association of Golf Course Superintendents 11855 Archer Ave, Lemont, IL60439 Since 1926, the Midwest Association of Golf Course Superintendents, MAGCS, has been helping to maintain local golf…More courses. MAGCS is housed in the Midwest Golf House, located on Archer Avenue across from the Cog Hill Golf & Country Club. Members of MAGCS must be highly knowledgable about golf, from the details of the game to the way the course should be kept. For more details about membership and an application, visit the organization's website.