Summer Deal!! Lots of vacations, lots of camps, but this does not mean that you must stop riding! If you cannot
renew for 13 weeks during the summer, because of your activities, for the months of June, July, and August we
are offering a "pay as you go" plan. On the weeks that you are in town, just give us a call and plan to ride that
week in your regular lesson or a lesson equal to it. The summer lessons are available at a special rate of $65
per lesson. This offer is for current students ONLY…Thanks!
Friday, July 20 - Spooky Jumping Clinic w Tess - 5:30pm and 7pm. Let Tess help you and your horse develop
the confident to take jumps you haven’t seen before. Great skills to have and lots of fun too! Cost is $45 per
rider. 5:30 is open to riders level 2 – 2+. 7:00 is open to riders level 3 and up. Sign up sheets are in the office.
Sunday, July 22 – Hunt Seat Clinic w Rose – 5:00pm. Let’s introduce you to the world of showing! We will begin
with the background of the Hunt position and how to prepare you and your horse for the Hunter discipline. Then
we will head to the ring to learn all about this new position. Open to riders level 1+ and up interested in learning
more about showing. Cost is $45 per rider. Please sign up in the office!
COMING SOON…We are working on scheduling an August field trip to Virginia Sport Horse to visit Chessie and
her new foal. We will learn more about the breeding part of the horse industry. If you are interested in learning
more, please add your name to the list in the office.
#woodlandhorsecenter Let’s get our Social Media outlets working together! If you are active on-line, please use
our official tag so new students or curious folks can get a sense of what we are all about. Thanks!!!
Summer Camp Registration is still OPEN!! 2018 Summer Camp forms are available on our web site and in the
office. Remember. It’s never too late to get an extra session so send in those forms! See you there!!
Woodland’s Hours of Operation: Our barn hours are Mon – Fri., 8 to 8 and Sat. – Sun., 8 to 6. Visitors, students,
and working students should be picked up before the barn closes. Thank you.
Also, there are times when Woodland will cancel lessons because of other activities, major holidays and
inclement weather. Lessons are always cancelled when Montgomery County Snow Emergency Plan is in effect.
For those times, students will call the Center (301-421-9156) to schedule a make-up lesson in a different class,
but appropriate-level class. Instructors will help students pick a make-up class. Students MAY NOT credit
missed lessons towards their next bill. Thank you.
PLEASE NOTE…Children are not to be dropped at Woodland off unless they are attending a lesson or are a
working student or in camp. Children must be picked up within ½ hour of the end of a lesson.
Woodland’s Extreme Weather Policy:
Don’t forget to check our Weather Policy located on our web site (www.woodlandhorse.com) for any cancellation
of classes due to extreme conditions. Up to the minute announcements are found on facebook as well!
Woodland Dog Policy: Reminder. All visiting dogs must be on leashes at all times. Thank you.
Like all businesses on time payment for lessons is extremely important to our financial status. Our horses and
staff count on your timely payments. Please be sure to include your child’s name on the check or credit card
payment, especially if the name is different from the parent’s name.
Our policy is that lessons are CONSECUTIVE and PREPAID in advance of the first lesson. Makeup lessons are
to be made within 30 days of a missed lesson. Thank you.
Year-Round Activities & Programs:
Show Team - Show team for our young riders’ and adult rides’ and is an all year round happening. If you are
interested in joining the Show Team, contact Ashley or Katy. We are limited in the number of riders for the Show
Team, but we will try to have as many of you as possible. Let them know of your interest and they will give you all
Adult Dressage Team - Any adult who has even a slight interest in dressage and can post the trot is welcome to
join. We ride every Friday night. For additional information, contact Ashley C.
Adult Drill Team – Our Drill Team is for our “over 18” riders and is a lot of fun! We ride in patterns to music and
present our drills at our In-House Shows and area events like the Montgomery County Ag Fair! We practice on the
1st and 3rd Saturday of each month. Interested? See Karen Parker for more info.
Working Student Program – Ingrid Dietrich is the Program Manager for both the Working Student Program and
the Adult Grooming Program. This program is available for all our students (Adults and Children ages 8 and up).
She will train you and explain your responsibilities and give you the opportunity to work with the knowledgeable
Adult Grooming Program –This is a super program for the adult that cannot commit to a certain time every week
but would like to spend more time at Woodland and with horses. This is an excellent program, which will teach
you how to groom and correctly care for a horse. After your training session, you can choose your own schedule
to groom and spend quality time with the school horses. Please see Ingrid Dietrich for more info.
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