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Welcome to The First Tee of Connecticut
What We Do
The First Tee of Connecticut works to Impact, Influence & Inspire young people across the state through its Life Skills Curriculum and the game of golf! Help us continue to grow by providing valuable feedback about your experience with our chapter. Click here to begin a brief, anonymous survey.
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Just In Time For Your Holiday Shopping...
Visit The First Tee of Connecticut's Open Houses to learn more about 2015 programs and upcoming events, introduce your friends to the our chapter and associated programs, hit some shots in one of 2 indoor hitting nets, practice your putting on the indoor green or play a hole on the High Definition Golf Simulator. There is no cost to attend these Open House Events.
- Saturday, February 22nd from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
- Saturday, March 7th from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
- Friday, March 27th from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
- Saturday, March 28th from 10:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
Ted May Inducted Into Connecticut Golf Hall of Fame
The First Tee of Connecticut's Chairman of the Board, Ted May was inducted into the Connecticut Golf Hall of Fame at the Connecticut State Golf Association's Annual Meeting on December 4, 2014. Mr. May has been involved with Connecticut's professional golf tournament, now the Travelers Championship, and was a founding member of The First Tee of Hartford in 1999. Click here to read more.
How can I play golf when there is snow on the ground and the temperature is under par? As an active participant with The First Tee of Connecticut you have
- Open House Events
- Simulator Starting Times
- Small Group Lessons
A/B Honor Roll
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The First Tee's Parents' Guide
The First Tee's Parents' Guide gives a complete summary of The First Tee's mission, programs and opportunities. Information is available about the Nine Core Values, Nine Healthy Habits and Coach Building Blocks.
MORE THAN A GAME - The First Tee's 2014 Parents' Guide
For the Spanish version, please select Read More.
Chapter NewsOronoque Country Club to Host Golf Marathon Benefitting The First Tee of Connecticut » The First Tee Scholars - Class of 2014 Announced » 2013 Travelers Championship Raises $1.25M; The First Tee of Connecticut Receives $56,410 » Pebble Beach Awaits 81 Teens Selected for Once-in-a-Lifetime Opportunity » Sadie Martinez Selected to attend inaugural Outstanding Participant Summary »
Home Office NewsTeen from The First Tee of Tucson Wins Nature Valley First Tee Open Pro-Junior Title with Lee Janzen » RBS Continues its Commitment to Supporting Higher Education, Awarding Scholarships to The First Tee » PGA TOUR Players Make Birdies to Bring Golf and Life Lessons to Elementary Schools » Nature Valley First Tee Open Brings 81 Teenagers Opportunity of a Lifetime » Perfect Sense Digital Expands Charitable Involvement As Corporate Partner Of The First Tee »
In a past independent research study of The First Tee, 73% of young people at participating chapters reported high confidence in their ability to do well academically and 52% credited the program for their ability to appreciate diversity.Read More »
The First Tee believes young people in our community are our future leaders. Our programs impact youth and expose them to core values like respect, integrity and perseverance.Join Our Program »
How We Help
One-third of young people say they lack adult role models. The First Tee provides quality youth programs that include adult mentors and safe places.About Us »