First Tee – Benton Harbor at Harbor Shores

Schedule & Important Dates

Registration Opens: Friday, December 10th @ 8:00 AM (EST)

Programming Dates: January 8th, January 15th, January 22nd & January 29th (all classes are once a week on Saturdays)

*Class schedules may change based on recommendations from the Berrien County Health Department, MDHHS – Michigan Department of Health and Human Services & the CDC – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Tips For Registration

  1. Click the “register here” button below or the “Register” button at the top of your screen
  2. Click the orange “Login” button in the upper left part of the screen. *Please do not create a new account if you have an existing login. Email [email protected] if you need a password reset
  3. Once logged in, click the “choose one” tab to select your participant (you will need to repeat steps 3-6 if you are registering multiple participants)
  4. Click the blue “First Tee – Benton Harbor (Winter 2022)”
  5. Select the class(es) you want for each participant(s)
  6. Click the “Add to Cart” button at the bottom of the screen
  7. Click the “Proceed to Checkout” button at the bottom of the screen and follow the next steps to complete registration


*Ask us about scholarships for financial need

A Youth Program Unlike Any Other

First Tee – Benton Harbor emphasizes Ten Core Values: honesty, integrity, sportsmanship, respect, confidence, responsibility, perseverance, courtesy, judgment and inclusion. Through golf and our core values, your kids and teens will learn life skills like:

  • Making proper introductions
  • Managing emotions
  • Resolving conflicts
  • Setting up step-by-step goals
  • Planning for the future
  • Appreciating diversity

First Tee – Benton Harbor uses golf to teach youth life lessons and leadership skills. Sessions include a fun, group setting for youth ages 5 through senior year of high school regardless of background or previous experience. Teaming up with experts in positive youth development, First Tee – Benton Harbor helps youth become good golfers and even better people.

As I look back at my experience with First Tee – Benton Harbor, I’ve realized that the instructors, mentors, and volunteers at the program, played a huge part in who I am today. Because of First Tee – Benton Harbor, I’ve obtained the confidence to set goals for myself and believe that I have the potential to achieve them.” 

– Courtney Rooker, First Tee – Benton Harbor alumna