Adult Player Development Programs

New Registration Process for 2024

Beginning January 2024, Sugar Creek’s golf program registrations will be switching to the new Elmhurst Park District’s version of “ActiveNet” registration software.

Be sure to have an account!

Prior to the “online only” registration opening on Monday, April 1st at 8 am make sure you have an account on the New ActiveNet software!!!

  • If you are not already an Elmhurst Park District user, you can create an account here.
  • If you are an Elmhurst Park District user and have not verified your account in their new registration software, instructions on how to do that are here


Cory Ferrell
Head P.G.A. Golf Professional


Basic Golf Swing

This class is designed for individuals who are looking to learn and/or refresh their golf swing fundamentals. Topics of discussion will include the basics of swing, grip and set up. While using an iron, driver and putter, the goal of this class is to help each student better understand the basic mechanics of a good golf swing with each of the clubs and to improve their golf swing performance.

2024 Class DatesDayTime
April 29, May 6, 13, 20Mondays6 - 6:50 p.m.
May 4, 11, 18, 25Saturdays11 - 11:50 a.m.
June 8, 15, 22, 29Saturdays11 - 11:50 a.m.
July 6, 13, 20, 27Saturdays11 - 11:50 a.m.

Fee - $204.95, 4 weeks
Class Size - min. 3, max. 6
Register Online here beginning Monday, April 1st at 8 am


Short Game Fundamentals

Learn the techniques that will help on shots from 100 yards and in. Topics will include pitching, chipping, bunker play and putting. Our simple approach will lead to more confidence and better scores. Develop your club selection in various situations around the greens to provide better opportunities to lower your score.

2024 Class DatesDayTime
June 8, 15, 22, 29Saturdays12 - 12:50 p.m.
July 6, 13, 20, 27Saturdays12 - 12:50 p.m.

Fee - $204.95, 4 weeks
Class Size - min. 3, max. 6
Register Online here beginning Monday, April 1st at 8 am

Adult/Child Program - 1 adult/1 child

Enjoy a fun, family-oriented atmosphere in a group lesson format. Topics of discussion will include: basics (grip, aim, set up, and posture), pre-shot routine, alignment, and proper weight shift. The goal of this class is to help all students better understand the basic foundation of a good golf swing while spending time with your family.

2024 Class DatesDayTime
May 4, 11, 18, 25Saturdays10 - 10:50 a.m.
June 8, 15, 22 ,29Saturdays10 - 10:50 a.m.
July 6, 13, 20, 27Saturdays10 - 10:50 a.m.
August 3, 10, 17, 24Saturdays10 - 10:50 a.m.

Fee - $204.95/couple, 4 weeks
Class Size - min. 3, max. 6
Register Online here beginning Monday, April 1st at 8 am


*Program Cancellations, Make-Ups and Weather Disclaimer

In the event of inclement weather, instruction classes may need to be cancelled and rescheduled. Participants should plan on attending every session for the four-week class. Sugar Creek will not reschedule for individuals who are unable to attend for personal reasons. If a class needs to be rescheduled due to inclement weather, most likely your makeup session will be scheduled for the same class at the same time on the following week. Please check with your instructor. Instruction programs are non-refundable as a result of inclement weather since the same classes are offered on a monthly basis.