Welcome, 2015!

Upcoming Events for 2015


*** (THREE STARS) INDICATES A CLUB EVENT & MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED!
New memberships are accepted at events so you are welcome to bring friends – just give their membership form and payment to the ride host before unloading – better yet, mail at least a week ahead. Membership FormMembership Form


*** Jan 31 .. Sat .. Planning Party and Post Holiday Gift Exchange…
1:00 at Donna Almond’s Upper Marlboro home in Prince George’s County…
please bring a dish to share that goes with ham and soup, your drink, a wrapped gift
value up to $15, and your ideas for trail rides, clinics, and whatever else you want to do as
a Club this year…RSVP to Donna at bigtrot@aol.com

Directions to 8106 Croom Station Rd * Upper Marlboro, Md

from North starting at Rt 4 / Rt 301 Intersection…
travel south on Rt 301 for 4.5 miles going through 3 traffic lights…
turn left onto Croome Rd / Rt 382…
continue 1.5 miles…
turn left onto Croome Station Rd…
.1 mile bear right into driveway just before the railway crossing.

From the South starting at Waldorf / Cedarville Rd intersection…
Follow Rt 301 north 2.3 miles…
bear right staying on Rt 301…
travel 7 miles passing through 8 lights…
at 9th turn right onto Croome Rd / Rt 382…
continue 1.5 miles…
turn left onto Croome Station Rd…
.1 mile bear right into driveway just before the railway crossing.

Weather permitting we will gather first at nearby Rosaryville State Park for a trail ride… closer to time, please check with Donna and the Club website calendar for plans and directions … park entrance is on Rt 301 between
Croom Rd and Heathermore lights
If you cannot make the party, please pass your ideas on to either
Donna or Jacquie at jacquiecowan@comcast.net


 *** Feb. 15 .. Sun .. Chocolate, Cheese and Wine Trail Ride and Luncheon…
ride, eat, and celebrate our friendships and Jacquie’s birthday…
conditions permitting we’ll take a short ride on easy trails suitable for barefoot or out of shape horses and cold temps; then retire to the house for the Three C’s – Chocolate, Cheese and Cheer that everyone will bring to share…
Arrival 11:00 / Riding at 11:30… Eat at 1:30..
RSVP 410-923-6157NON-RIDERS and FAMILY WELCOME
bad weather or trail conditions may mean we just eat and party or postpone to the next weekend… last names starting with A-M please bring cheese and white wine to share — N-Z bring chocolate and red wine — soup and non-alcoholic drinks will be provided… please plan to keep in touch for condition updates if questionable.

Directions to 1218 Sunrise Beach Rd * Crownsville, Md…
from I-97 in Anne Arundel County …
take exit 10 for Veterans Highway and Benfield Dr…
right at light onto Veterans Hwy…
through light, up hill, past Gina’s Cantina and turn left onto Generals hwy / Rt 178…
turn left at 2nd light and WAWA and onto Sunrise Beach Rd…
within mile pass county park on right with tennis courts, left into driveway after the white board fence and cedar trees paralleling the road…
look for wooden black walking horse at mailboxes.


May 2-3 … Sat-Sun … Spring Fling at Tuckahoe Equestrian Center …
they will feed and entertain us at camp after we ride the trails of Tuckahoe State Park near Denton, Md

*** Gettysburg Ride and Camp at Artillery Ridge …
they have stalls, paddocks, cabins, and trailer hook-ups … we have fun riding, touring, and gathering around the campfire for community dinner … Nicole will provide all the details soon

*** Oct 8-11 … Thurs-Sun … Chesapeake Gaited Get-Away at Fair Hill …
reservation form is in this edition of the newsletter and on website

*** Oct 17 … Sat … trail ride in Rosaryville State Park for the Mt Airy Mansion Fall Festival …
ride to the festival, tie the horses, and enjoy great local wine and food, music, and juried artists

Oct 30-Nov 1 … Fri-Sun … Cindy Berky Memorial Weekend at Tuckahoe …
great riding, food, and fun with the Fall Harvest Auction

*** Nov 28 … Sat … Manassas Battlefield trail ride

*** Dec 12 … Sat … Lisbon All Horse Christmas Parade

*** Dec 13 … Sun … Caroling on Horseback

Much more to be determined at the Planning Party and on through the year …

 

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