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    Adult Instruction Programs

The Finkbine Golf School

Designed to be comprehensive and affordable, our golf school offers something for everyone. Just like taking college introductory and more intermediate classes, these series are taught by experienced PGA professionals and apprentices. We pride ourselves on offering a comfortable and fun learning environment and can adapt to everyone’s unique swing needs and styles. Classes are lead by Jeff Moore, PGA Director of Golf and Instructor with more than 25 years. A 6:1 student to teacher ratio ensures that everyone will receive individual attention.

Golf 101

Teaching the Fundamentals. We offer three (3), one-hour lessons to introduce our great game. Golf 101 will expose the absolute beginner to basic swing fundamentals and golf terminology and prepare the student for further private instruction or advancement into Golf 201. Instructors use a simple and fun approach for you to begin the game of golf. This series is a must for anyone wanting to begin the right way. The three (3) one-hour lesson package is $75, or $65 for University of Iowa students and staff. Sessions 1, 3 and 5 meet on Mondays & Wednesdays.  Sessions 2, 4 and 6 meet on Tuesdays & Thursdays.  Students that have played only a few times or starting out should sign up for the 101 class before moving onto Golf 201.

Golf 201

The Basics and Beyond. For the recent Golf 101 graduates or anyone considering themselves still a beginner, we offer this five (5) one-hour lesson package. Golf 201 provides the student with the most comprehensive understanding of the golf swing available by creating a building block approach to the game. Emphasis on swings fundamentals will give the student a swing for life. This series is designed for people wanting to improve all aspects of their game. This five (5) one-hour lesson package is $125, or $110 for University of Iowa students and staff. Sessions 2, 4 and 6 meet on Mondays & Wednesdays.  Sessions 1, 3, 5 and 7 meet on Tuesdays & Thursdays. The last lesson will be taught on the golf course and help bridge the gap from lessons to playing the course. If you have played more than a handful of times this is the class for you.

Session #DaysDatesTimeClass
1 M/W
M/W
May 4, 6, 11
May 18, 20, 27
6:15
6:15
Golf 101
Golf 101
1 T/Th May 5, 7, 12, 14, 19 6:15 Golf 201
2 M/W
T/Th
June 1, 3, 8, 10, 15 
June 2, 4, 9
6:15
6:15
Golf 201
Golf 101
3 M/W
T/Th
June 22, 24, 29
June 23, 25, 30 July 2, 7
6:15
6:15
Golf 101
Golf 201
4 M/W
T/Th
July 13, 15, 20, 22, 27
July 14, 16, 21
6:15
6:15
Golf 201
Golf 101
5 M/W
T/Th
Aug 3, 5, 10
Aug 4, 6, 11, 13, 18
6:15
6:15
Golf 101
Golf 201
6 M/W
T/Th
Aug 17, 19, 24, 26, 31
Aut, 25, 27, Sept 1
6:15
6:15
Golf 201
Golf 101
7 T/Th Sept 8, 10, 15, 17, 22 6:15 Golf 201

Sign up for any of the junior lesson programs by
calling 319-335-9246 or stopping by the Golf Shop.

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