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New Member Applications

The Club is now accepting new applications for membership. Membership Application forms are provided to Club Members to give to applicants. 

Applications are due on Monday, April 15, 2019 along with a non-refundable $500 application fee.  Please mail the form and application fee to:

Lexington Golf Club

55 Hill Street

Lexington, MA 02421

Applications received after that date, without the application fee, or without the required two Regular Member sponsor signatures, will not be processed. 

Once all applications have been collected, a lottery will be held to determine the order of the waiting list.  The lottery date is Monday, April 29, 2019.  Applicants are invited to attend the lottery drawing to see where they fall on the new waiting list for membership.   

If you are interested in joining, please reach out to a Regular Member and ask for the application form and if he or she is willing to sponsor you.  The application requires TWO Regular Members to sponsor the candidate.

Members, please login and look under Member News for more information about how to access the application form.  Application forms will not be sent to candidates, they must be provided by a Regular Member sponsor.

If you have any questions about the application process, please contact the Membership Committee at lexgolfmembership@gmail.com.  

Membership Levels and Wait List Process

Wait List: Applications for membership are only accepted when the wait list is "open" for a new applications.  When the wait list is open, applications are pooled on the final due date and assigned a number (generally alphabetically by last name).  The Club then holds a lottery during which numbers are drawn one-by-one to determine the order of the waiting list.  There is special handling for those who are children of active Limited and Regular Members, or former Limited and Regular Members who wish to rejoin the Club.

Social Member: When there is an opening for Social Membership, individuals are offered this membership level from the general wait list in order of the lottery.  A Social Member has full use of the clubhouse and practice areas, restricted number of number of rounds per month, and restricted times of play.

Limited Member: When there is an opening for Limited Membership, individuals are offered this membership level from the Social Member list, in order of when they became a Social Member.  This level of membership requires the Entry Fee to be paid.  A Limited Member has full use of the clubhouse, unlimited number of rounds, and restricted times of play.  Limited Membership may be Individual or Family level (spouse and children under 21 years of age).  A Limited Member cannot vote or hold office, and may request to be placed on the waiting list to become a Regular Member.

Regular Member: When there is an opening for Regular Membership, Limited Members are offered this membership level in order of the waiting list for Regular Membership.  A Regular Member has no restrictions on number of rounds or times of play.  Regular Membership can be Individual or Family (spouse and children under 21).  A Regular Member can vote and hold office.

Junior Membership: Applications are taken for Junior Membership at any time for those between the age of 16 and 23 (determined as of June 1st of the year joining the Club).  When there are openings for Junior Membership, individuals are offered this membership in order the applications were received.  A Junior Members has unlimited rounds of golf and has restricted times of play.

Intermediate Junior Membership: Active Junior Members are offered Intermediate Junior Membership upon reaching the age of 26 (determined as of June 1st for the year being offered Intermediate Junior Membership).  This level of membership has the same privileges as Junior Membership.  An Intermediate Junior Member pays a reduced Entry Fee over a four-year period, after which the individual automatically becomes a Limited Member regardless of available openings in that membership category. 

Junior Membership and Children of Members

The Lexington Golf Club is accepting new applications from those wishing to apply for Junior Membership (eligibility for those between age 16 and 24 as of June 1st), or from children of members (no age restriction).  Applicants are required to obtain sponsorship from two Regular Members who can provide the application forms.  Applications must be submitted with a non-refundable fee of $500.  A waiting list is determined by date the completed application and application fee were received. 


When opening occur for any membership categories, applicants are interviewed by the Membership Committee and voted by the Board of Governors at its next regular meeting.

 

Current Waiting List

Wait lists may be viewed on the Members-only Membership Page which requires login.  If you cannot recall you login credentials, please contact the Club Secretary at lexgolfsecretary@gmail.com.