Sioux Falls – Kuehn Park and Great Shots


2022 Fall Programming Coming Soon! Last day to register is September 10th!
Click the link below to sign up online or click the paper application link and mail in.

As you recall from the last few years our online registration had been redesigned, and we utilized the new system last year couple of years. As a reminder instructions on how to sign up online: click the green button on the right hand side of the page.  For new participants, you can click the link, create and account, then view/register for classes.  For previous participants/return participants, please click the instructions below on how to log in, reset your password if you forgot password, and then view/register for classes.
Click here for log in instructions. **Recommended Browser to use while registering is Chrome, Firefox, or Safari.**

Mail Paper Application to:
First Tee—South Dakota
2604 W. Russell St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57104

2022 Fall Programming Dates

Ages 10-11, 12-13, 14+

Ages 10-11: Elementary/Middle School
Ages 12-13: Middle School
Ages 14+: Middle/High School (still enrolled in High School)

Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays: September 12, 14, 19, 21, 23*, 26, 28, October 3, 5, 7*, 12, 17, 19, 21*
(*Play Days Every Other Friday)
Time: 4:15-5:30 p.m.

Class Sizes are limited and are on a first come, first serve basis

Kuehn Park (while nice weather)
2901 S Kuehn Park Rd
Great Shots (when inclement weather)
2505 W Benson Rd

Programming will be held at Kuehn Park Golf Course on Mondays and Wednesdays with Play Days every other Friday. If inclement weather arises, we will let you know and move class to Great Shots for that day.

**No refunds after the first day of programming**

Financial Assistance

Financial Assistance is available, please contact Chantel at 605-367-7092 or email [email protected]. No young person will be turned away from the First Tee programs because of an inability to pay.


Equipment (golf clubs) are available to borrow, there is a check-in/check-out golf club area located by putting green, but you may bring your own golf clubs. If you bring your own golf clubs from home please individually label EACH golf club with name and phone number, so if lost we will be able to get the club back to you.

First Tee—South Dakota at Elmwood Golf Course Participant Benefits

  • The Junior Holes at Elmwood can be played for free of charge at any time. Please check in at the Pro Shop.
  • Participants can play at Kuehn Park GC and the East 9 at Elmwood GC only on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays after 5:00 PM for $8.50 with their First Tee ID (name tag).
    • Call courses ahead of time to make sure there are openings available
  • $1 range tokens can be purchased during the summer program for participants at Elmwood GC, Prairie Green, and Kuehn Park.  Tokens may be purchased with the First Tee ID (name tag). Only 1 token can be purchased at a time.

About First Tee—South Dakota Program

First Tee—South Dakota improves the lives of young people be providing educational programs and learning environments that promote character development and positive values through the game of golf.  First Tee Life Skills experience enables participants to learn valuable lessons about the importance of maintaining a positive attitude; how to make decisions by thinking about the possible consequences and how to define and set goals from the golf course to everyday life.  Participants learn about themselves and others through a range of experiences enhancing their golf skills as well as their fundamental values for life. As their opportunities on the golf course expand, so do the opportunities for their futures. For full program overview click here.

Volunteers are always needed -you don’t need to play golf to be an effective role model or volunteer for our program. Sign Up to be a volunteer.