Local golf club offers free lessons for youth

PROVIDENCE (WPRI) – We still don’t know the long term affects that isolation during the pandemic will have on children. But this summer, Button Hole Golf Course in Providence is offering free lessons for local kids who belong to Boys and Girls clubs. “Button hole is...

Button Hole GC Expands Mission With Free Lessons for Kids

The Providence, R.I. non-profit, public facility has always been dedicated to providing a short course and teaching center focused on youth golf for children of all backgrounds and abilities. This year it is offering free lessons for local kids who belong to Boys and...

Kevin McNamara: Button Hole is no ordinary golf course

PROVIDENCE — It’s pretty easy to fall for what occurs almost every day at Button Hole, the short golf course that’s been open to all comers for the last 16 seasons now. Take last Thursday, for example. If you stood on the practice range in the late afternoon, you...

Button Hole Breaks Ground on Accessibility Project

Beginning September 5, 2013 Button Hole’s nine holes and driving range underwent an extensive renovation project that resulted in making Button Hole one of the few completely accessible courses for the disabled. Funded through a grant from the Wadsworth...

Button Hole Kids at the CVS/Caremark Charity Classic

As CVS kicked off its 15th Annual Charity Classic on Sunday, June 23, with the Pro-Am portion of the tournament, 18 Button Hole Kids had the chance to serve as standard Bearers for the afternoon round.  Over 300 amateur and professional golfers competed in the Pro-Am,...