Mountain Aire Golf Club is proud to host two upcoming tournaments in June 2012.

On Friday, June 15th, 2012, the annual Optimist Childhood Cancer Golf Tournament will take place. The funds raised by this tournament are used to benefit the families of childhood cancer patients in Ashe and Watauga counties. The format is 4 person captain’s choice, and there will be a shot gun start at 8:30 AM. Prizes will be awarded for the 1st and 2nd place team scores, closest to the pins and the long drive competitions. The registration deadline is Thursday, June 14th.

On Saturday, June 16th, 2012, a benefit golf tournament for Heather Shumate Greene will take place with a shot gun start at 1:30 PM. The funds raised by this tournament will benefit Heather Shumate Greene of Deep Gap, NC, who recently received a heart transplant. The format is 4 person captain’s choice and food will be served prior to the 1:30 starting time.

Plan to come out to the course on either or both of these days and support these great local causes. For more information on either of these tournaments, call the pro shop at 336-877-4716.