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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 Charities...

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,...

SIMULIA Gives Back to Button Hole

On June 14, for the second year in a row, employees from the local 3DS company SIMULIA came to Button Hole as volunteers for the day.  Company employees, assisted by Button Hole staff, built a new target for the north side driving range, removed four damaged signs...

Alumni Update

Although Button Hole’s primary mission is not about creating “champions,” several of our alumni who have or are playing Division I golf are highlighted. In addition, Button Hole kids have had a great season on the Rhode Island golf scene. Three Button Hole kids...

Rally For The Cure

 When: Wednesday August 22nd 2012Tee Times begin at 4:00pm Where: Button Hole Golf Course  It will be a $20 fee for all players, checks can be made payable to Rally for the Cure all proceeds will go to the Susan G. Komen Foundation. The format will be teams of 4-5 &...

Weekly Tournaments

Weekly Kids Tournaments:It’s not too late to still play in our weekly kid’s tournaments! Every Monday and Wednesday until  Wednesday August 29th we will be holding tournaments for all levels Beginner to Advanced from 9:00 -11:30am.  It costs $1.00 to play and everyone...

Point Judith Fundraising Tournament

June 11th, 2012 Point Judith Fundraising Tournament “Because of you…” was the theme for the day on June 11 as Button Hole celebrated its first decade of accomplishment with The Button Hole Invitational Tournament and Dinner held at Point Judith Country Club.  Joined...

In-School Program Gets High Marks!

The In-School Program has reached nearly 2000 students by integrating the game of golf into the physical education curriculum in Providence elementary and middle schools. This initiative exposes children not only to the game of golf but more importantly it teaches...

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