EAST LANSING, Mich.—The Michigan Rubber Group will hold its annual golf outing on May 28 at Michigan State University's Forest Akers West course, home of the Big Ten championship and MSU men's and women's golf teams.
MRG has booked a block of rooms at the Candlewood Suites, located onsite. Reservations can be made by calling the hotel at 800-496-7630 for a special rate of $95. Rooms will be held until mid-May.
Price of the outing is $130 per person for 18 holes and a half cart. All participants registered and paid prior to May 10th will receive a $10 discount per person.
Registration for the scramble will be held from 7:30-8:15 a.m., before the 9 a.m. shotgun start. Lunch will be served at the course starting at about 2 p.m., or immediately after the conclusion of golf. Prizes will be given out during or immediately after the luncheon.
The fee to participate in the event and eat at the luncheon without golf is $50.
One person from each foursome should be a MRG member in good standing. Dues are $15 per year. Membership dues should be included with registration if not currently a paid member of the MRG.
MRG is requesting corporate donations to help offset expenses. Any gifts received will be awarded to winners of various holes, special events or raffle prizes. Hole sponsorships are $75 each. The fee includes signage at the tee with corporate logo (if provided) and a link to the sponsor's website on the opening page of the MRG website.
Proceeds from the outing are used for several purposes by MRG, including the funding of scholarships for students from the Ferris State University Rubber Technology Program, and participation by the students in the annual Rubber Division ACS International Exhibition.
For more information, contact Jon Lytle, golf outing chair 616-581-5873 or [email protected], or by going to the MRG website www.michiganrubbergroup.com.