The First Tee of Greater Detroit

The First Tee is a national youth development organization focused on instilling life-enhancing values in children through the game of golf.

Palmer Park Golf Course, 19013 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48203
Rackham Golf Course, 10100 W. 10 Mile Rd., Huntington Woods, MI 48070
Lakes of Taylor G.C., 25505 Northline Rd., Taylor, MI 48180

The First Tee of Greater Detroit offers 6 weeks programs during the Spring, Summer and Fall. The 2017 schedule of classes will be available on Apirl 1st.

$30 per student for 6 – 1 hour sessions (6 total hours of instruction).

Scholarships are available if necessary. Please contact Jody at for more information on scholarship criteria.

TARGET – for children ages 5-6

This is an introduction to The First Tee Life Skills Experience. It provides a fun and safe environment that creates curiosity about the game of golf.

PLAYer – for children ages 7-17

This first certification level introduces playing the game of golf with special emphasis on learning The First Tee Code of Conduct, core values, golf skills, and healthy habits as well as appreciating the etiquette and rules of the game of golf.

As the chapter grows and students return for additional programming year after year, The First Tee of Greater Detroit will begin to offer Par, Birdie, and Eagle level programming. For more information on the national programs, visit

If you are interested in the programming, but the times offered do not work for you or your family, please contact the chapter with dates and times that would work better for future planning.

The First Tee of The First Tee of Greater Detroit offers programs and instruction which focus on developing life skills using the game of golf as its vehicle.