MeritCare Hosts Childrens Golf Classic on Monday June 19

On Monday, June 19, the sixth annual Children's Golf Classic benefiting MeritCare Children's Hospital will be held starting at 1 p.m. at the Moorhead Country Club.

On Monday, June 19, the sixth annual Children's Golf Classic benefiting MeritCare Children's Hospital will be held starting at 1 p.m. at the Moorhead Country Club.

The entry fee is $100 and includes lunch from Green Mill, green fees, golf cart, treats from Dairy Queen, dinner at the Moorhead Country Club and chances for prizes. All proceeds will go to MeritCare Children's Hospital.

The schedule is:
    11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. – Registration, tee assignments and lunch
    1 p.m. – Shotgun start
    6 p.m. – Dinner and awards


With over 50 pediatricians and pediatric subspecialist physicians, MeritCare Children's Hospital offers the region's most comprehensive specialized care for infants, children and adolescents. As a member of the National Association of Children's Hospitals and Related Institutions (NACHRI), MeritCare Children's Hospital is affiliated with 193 premier children's hospitals across the country. The children's hospital completed it's renovation in January 2006 and is now comprised of a 22-bed general pediatric unit, a seven-bed pediatric intensive care unit, and a 32-bed neonatal intensive care unit. Donations and fundraising events, such as the Children's Golf Classic, made the renovation possible.

For more information on the golf classic, the public can call (701) 234-6620 or (800) 437-4010, ext. 6620, or click here for registration information.