Prairie Club

Prairie Club

Address:110 E Schiller, Suite 302
Elmhurst, IL 60126

Phone:630-516-1277
Fax:630-516-1278
Web: www.prairieclub.org
Established: 1908. Description:Social club and nonprofit conservation organization. Sponsors activities for the enjoyment of nature and recreation; undertakes environment restoration projects in and around the Chicago area. Members: 800. Dues: $100/year (plus a one-time $50 entrance fee).
Publications: Bulletin (bimonthly); free to members and $15/year for nonmembers.

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Rich directed the successful launch of The Prairie Club in 2010, a destination golf venture in the Sandhills of Nebraska.
July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently, the Glenview Park District opened the doors to the Glenview Prairie Club - Golf & Paddle.
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Glenview Prairie Club - Golf & Paddle is the first of its kind year-round facility in the Chicago-area combining 9-hole golf and paddle tennis.
May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The Prairie Club, a new, much anticipated, world-class golf destination set in the heart of Nebraska's Sandhills, will make its debut May 31, 2010.
in a region about the size of Scotland that is known for its distinctive sand dunes and rolling grassland topography, The Prairie Club (http://www.
In the works for more than seven years, development of The Prairie Club began in earnest two years ago, just when the United States began to experience its worst economic downturn since the Great Depression.
Less than one month from its debut, The Prairie Club has attracted nearly 200 founding members who have paid $15,000 to join the semi-private club (membership will increase to $17,500 as of June 1, 2010).
Schock attributes the groundswell of support for The Prairie Club to the land itself, which he says is perfect for golf.
Most of all, The Prairie Club will be very walkable, because it's in walking a course that we connect with the land, the game, and with our fellow golfers.
At the center of The Prairie Club experience is The Prairie Club Lodge, which has been designed to capture and reflect the harmony and connection with the Prairie and the Sandhills.
To come to The Prairie Club is to take a golf pilgrimage," Schock said.