Saturday, March 3 – Dressage Clinic Series w/ Ashley – 5:30pm. Part II of Ashley’s Dressage Series. This
evening you will learn to ride the parts of your first test. Open to all levels. Cost is $55 per rider and signup sheet
is in the office.
Saturday, March 10 – “Just Jump It” Prep Clinic w Ashley & Ingrid – 5:30pm. Come out and get ready for our
Just Jump It Series. Ashley will help you confidently ride your jump classes and answer all questions you may
have. Open to levels 1+ and up. Cost is $45 per rider. Please sign up in the office.
Monday, March 12 - Lateral Movements Clinic w Katy – 6:30pm. Katy will help you de-mystify the lateral
movements and help you and your horse find the correct shape and balance needed. Cost is $55 per
rider. Level 1+ and up. Sign up in the office.
Sunday, March 18 – Cavaletti Clinic w Ashley – 5:30pm. Join Ashley as you learn to correctly ride with consistent
energy, straightness and confidence over Cavalettis. Open to riders’ level 2 and up. Cost is $55 per rider. Sign
up in the office.
Sunday, March 18 - Working Student Orientation - 5:30pm. Open to ages 10 and up. Let Ingrid teach you all
about working in the barn. Lots of fun!! Sign up in the office please. FYI, we are only accepting new workers into
our weekday afternoon and evening shifts, thank you.
Tuesday, March 20 – First day of Spring! We made it…woo-hoo!!!
Saturday, March 24 – Ground Clinic w Ingrid: Breeds and Colors – 5:30pm. Learn all about the breeds and
colors of our horses. Who knows…you may be able to tell a lot about them this way $20 per person and free to
all current working students.
Saturday, March 24 – Dressage Boot Camp w Julie Renfro – 6-7:30pm. It this clinic riders will be working on a
more consistent contact along with skills required for Training and First Level Dressage. Self-reflection will be
introduced as well. Open to riders’ level 3 and up. Cost is $50 per rider. Sign up sheet is in the office.
Monday, March 26 – Spring Fling Camp starts! Camp Dates are March 26-30, April 2. Sign up for one day or all
days…whatever works best for YOU! Cost is $570 for all days or each individual day is $95. Extended care is $25
per day. Please have your forms in to us 48 hours before your first day, thanks!! Forms are available in the office.
Saturday, March 31 – “Just Jump It” #1 – starting at 5:30. Get ready for a night full of jumping fun!! Sign up
notebook will be in the office. Check with your instructor to make sure you are showing in the correct classes.
Cost is $15 per class.
Sunday, April 1 – Easter Day – Woodland will be CLOSED FOR LESSONS. We will be offering mini-clinics Easter
morning so look for topics and signup sheets in the office. So far, we have a 9am Trail Ride w Ashley and
Katy will do a Canter Clinic at 10am.
Coming Soon! Adult Camp: April 2 – 6. Why let the kids have all the fun! Come spend your evening riding in a
great lesson and learning more about our wonderful horses! Complete info will soon be posted in the office
posted on the bulletin board. Registration forms will be in the office and on our website…very soon! See you
#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 OPEN!! 2018 Summer Camp forms are available on our web site and in the
office. FYI…Early Bird Camp is June 11-15. Pony Pals and Horsemanship Camps begin June 18! Never too
early to get your preferred session so send in those forms! See you there!!
Saddle Club! Hey kids!!! Join our After-School Program for lots of riding fun. It’s like having your own horse!! We
pick up from area schools, see web site for specific zip codes. Start anytime as we have classes for all riding
levels. Questions…see Karen Parker
Mini Camps – Mini Day camps are special single days at the barn designed to be a fun day with horses and
learning more of the responsibilities of horses. These camps will be offered on every school holiday. Please
check the dates of the camps on our web site www.woodlandhorse.com. The cost is $85 per day with extended
care available. Student must be registered 48 hours before coming to the camp. Registration forms are
available on the web site and in the office. Final upcoming date is…Monday, May 29.
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.
|Woodland Horse Center’s
Fun Facts Newsletter
Part II w Ashley
5:30pm - Just
Jump It Prep
Clinic w Ashley &
6:30 - Lateral
5:30 - Cavaletti
Clinic w Ashley
5:30pm - Working
First day of
5:30 - Ground
Clinic Clinic w
6pm - Dressage
Boot Camp w
5:30pm - Just
Jump It #1