John McEnroe Tennis Academy
Annual event comes to The Creek Club Golf Course in Locust Valley, N.Y.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Tennis Family Pic Credit: David De Lossy

Family and Children’s Golf and Tennis Tournament will be held on May 20 at The Creek Club Golf Course, located on Club House Hollow Road in Locust Valley, N.Y. This annual event brings together individuals who share a love and commitment to the underserved people of Long Island and to the work being done by Family and Children’s.

The Tournament begins with brunch at 10:30 a.m., followed by an afternoon of play. Guests can hit the links with a 12:30 p.m. shotgun start or, they can choose to participate in a tennis tournament that begins at 1:00 p.m. The day rounds out with lunch at the ninth hole and a cocktail reception and buffet at 5:30 p.m. The reception features Chinese and silent auctions featuring exciting prizes such as roundtrip airline tickets on JetBlue, foursomes at Hempstead Country Club, Lawrence Country Club and Tam O’Shanter, plus an autographed book by Michael Phelps and more. Anyone who is unable to participate in the golf and tennis tournament can still support the foundation by attending the cocktail reception.

The cost to attend this event is $650 per golfer, which includes brunch and cocktail buffet; $350 per tennis player, which includes brunch and cocktail buffet; and $150 for the cocktail reception only.

For more information, contact Marisa Paladino, Manager, Events and Special Projects for Family and Children's Association, by phone at (516) 746-0350, ext. 364.