family-friendly benefit, NCGA members can pur- chase discounted tickets to a six-pack of regional amuse- ment parks all over the state, including Disneyland Park. Nearly six decades ago, Walt Disney unveiled his concept that was almost 20 years in the making to captivate the imaginations of the young and young at heart. Main Street USA still captures the hearts and minds of all who
stroll it dreaming of faraway places and fantastical char- acters. Along with the enchant- ment Disneyland offers, you can partake in the ultimate Hollywood experience at Universal Studios. Movie magic is made before your eyes at a working studio, where you can go behind the scenes and explore some of the world’s biggest movies. Specifically geared
toward youngsters aged 2
to 12, more than 60 rides, shows and attractions pro- vide education, adventure and fun at LEGOLAND in Carlsbad. The park’s creator and son of LEGO’s original inventor, Godtfred Kirk Christiansen, had an idea to display LEGO models and figures in a little garden. His garden blossomed into a bustling amusement park where all the buildings, land- scapes and vehicles are made from the most recognizable
plastic bricks on the planet. Six Flags Discovery
Kingdom in Vallejo offers you the chance for up-close encounters with marine life and other wildlife, with opportunities to feed a giraffe or sea lion or even swim with dolphins while being surrounded by thrill- ing roller coasters. Not only can you see
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NCGA members can purchase discounted tickets to a six-pack of regional amusement parks all over the state.
New Mission and Vision Statements Debut The NCGA Board of Directors completed a three-day retreat earlier this year to work on a multi-year strategic plan for the Association. The Board voted on and approved new mission and vision statements that will serve as the guiding premises to develop strategic goals and objectives for the organization’s future in promoting golf.
MISSION STATEMENT: Support and promote the game of golf
VISION STATEMENT: Be the leading regional golf association delivering unparalleled service to a diverse, expanding membership and providing indispensable stewardship for the golf community