Valentine’s Day Stall Decorating Contest! Let’s show our horses and ponies some
Valentine's Day LOVE!! All current Students, Staff and Instructors are invited to decorate
their favorite equine’s stall. Please have your decorating complete by February 14.
Ashley and Karen will choose the winners. (Jr category for kids age 5 – 17, Adult
category is for folks age 18 and up). Jr and Adult Division Winners receive a private
lesson. Runner up receives treats for their favorite horse/pony. Have fun everybody!!!
Friday, February 10 – Working Student Orientation – 6pm. For our new Working
Students…Katie will teach you all the things you need to know to begin working in the
barn. Please come ready to do a little work If you have not already done so, please fill
out the application forms and have them ready for Katie. Thanks, and see you there!
Saturday, February 11 – Wrapping Clinic w/ Eric - 5:30 pm. Let Eric introduce you to a
variety of wraps that are helpful for the health and safety of our horses. You will learn
about Polo, Standing, Shipping, Stack and Sweat wraps and what each technique is for.
Hands on practice will be included. Cost is $40 per participant. Signup sheet is in the
Friday, February 17 – Working Student Clinic – 6pm. For our current Working Students,
Katie will teach you more about the responsibilities and task required to care for our
horses and ponies. Please come dressed to work a little. It will be fun!! Signup sheet is
in the office.
Saturday, Feb 18 – Afternoon Trail Ride w/ Ashley (weather permitting) – 4pm. This
afternoon trail ride will last approx. 1 1/2 hour leaving at 4pm. Open to riders’ level 1+
and up. All riders must be currently enrolled in classes at WHC and confident at the
posting trot in the open. Cost is $60 per rider. Signup sheet is in the office. Ashley will
approve horse choices and make changes, if necessary, thank you.
COMING SOON…Adult Camp 2017: April 17-21. Look for more information from your
instructors as the dates approach.
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