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The Friends of Lied Golf Tournament benefitting the Lied Center for Performing Arts is set to take place on Aug. 11 at the Hillcrest Country Club (9401 East O Street). All proceeds will support Lied Center programming and numerous behind-the-scenes programs that provide arts education to youth, free tickets to underserved populations, and special programs like Arts Across Nebraska.

Registration is now open to the public. The deadline to register is Aug. 1. The cost for individual registration is $125. Teams of four golfers can play for $500. Registration includes 18 holes of golf and use of a golf cart. Those interested in participating in the Friends of Lied Golf Tournament should contact Donna Seefeld at 402-472-4704 or dseefeld1@unl.edu.

Schedule of Events

11:30 a.m. – Players arrive/register

12:00 p.m. – Lunch of hamburgers, brats, chips, dessert and refreshments

1:00 p.m. – Shotgun start

6:00 p.m. – Heavy appetizers and cocktails following play

6:30 p.m. – Awards announced

7:15 p.m. – Door prizes and silent auction announced

Hole sponsorships are also available for purchase at $200. Sponsors will receive recognition in all printed materials and on their sponsored tee box.

The Friends of Lied organization has been supporting the Lied Center for Performing Arts ever since ground was broken for construction 25 years ago. Since then, the Friends have provided more than $4.3 million to support the Lied Center’s mission to educate, inspire and entertain the people of Nebraska through the performing arts in all capacities.