Junior Golf: FREE round of golf at Harbor Links Golf Course, Port Washington, New York offered by Town of North Hempstead [#JuniorGolf #HarborLinksGolfCourse #NorthHempstead]

Town of North Hempstead recently announced a new Junior Golf initiative, where a child under the age of 13 plays a FREE round of golf at Harbor Links Golf Course, Port Washington, New York when accompanied by a paying adult.

“The Town of North Hempstead is committed to keeping residents of all ages active and engaged through our various programs. The Junior Golf program will provide our younger residents with an opportunity to utilize Harbor Links for practice or fun.”
– Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth

Rules and regulations for North Hempstead’s Junior Golf initiative include:

The child must be under the age of 13 and accompanied by a paying adult to participate
Only valid during twilight times
After 3 p.m. from Opening Day to Memorial Day, and from Labor Day to Closing Day
Offer is valid seven days a week.
Only valid for a walk-up basis (no advance tee times allowed)

The Town of North Hempstead plans to roll out the Junior Golf initiative during the 2019 season.

For additional information about the Junior Golf initiative, please call Harbor Links Golf Course at 516-767-4816.

Town to offer kids FREE round of golf at Harbor Links:
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Try Transit Week: FREE rides offered by OmniRide on all buses to celebrate Virginia’s annual Try Transit Week [#TryTransitWeek #OmniRide #Virginia]

OmniRide will offer FREE rides on all buses on Friday, September 20, 2019 to celebrate Virginia’s annual Try Transit Week – an educational event designed to encourage people to try a bus, commuter rail, ferry or vanpool rather than driving alone.

Try Transit Week is set for September 16-20, 2019 and is sponsored by the Commonwealth of Virginia and the Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation (DRPT).

If you pledge to try transit at you are automatically entered for a chance to win a year of FREE transit service from a participating Virginia transit provider as well as a pair of round-trip tickets aboard Virginia’s state-sponsored Amtrak Northeast Regional train.

Other prizes include monthly or weekly passes for transit service in areas throughout Virginia. Pledges will be accepted through September 20, 2019.

“Public transportation is an effective way of mitigating traffic congestion, improving air quality and getting around Virginia. Virginia’s transit services connect the Commonwealth to employment opportunities and make experiences more accessible to the community.”
– Jennifer Mitchell, DRPT Director

OmniRide also is participating in Car Free Days, which this year will extend from September 21-23. Visit the OmniRide table at the Manassas Farmer’s Market on Saturday, September 21, 2019 and learn more about alternatives to driving alone. The Car Free Days promotion is sponsored locally by Commuter Connections. Register to participate and be entered to win prizes at

For more information about OmniRide’s bus services and carpooling / vanpooling options, contact OmniRide at Omni AT or 703-730-6664.

Visit for contest rules and regulations and to take the pledge to participate in Try Transit Week.

OmniRide offers FREE rides during ‘Try Transit Week’:

Columbus Zoo and Aquarium in Powell, Ohio is offering FREE admission to dads for Father’s Day.

Fathers and grandfathers who are accompanied by at least one child/grandchild (regardless of age) can get into the zoo for FREE on Sunday, June 16, 2019.

The child’s admission rate will follow the Zoo’s regular admission rules based on his or her age or membership affiliation.

The special offer is only available at the zoo’s entrance.

For more information, visit

Columbus Zoo offering FREE admission for dads on Father’s Day