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Equestrian Events December, 2017 onward

Dates listed for New Jersey, Pennsylvania and New York, send dates to lshupe@tapinto.net

Dec. 2-3 — Holiday Horse Shows, 9 a.m., Cheer for Lord Stirling Stable's students as they showcase the horsemanship skills that they have been working on in lessons. Show classes range from beginner through advanced jumping levels. A drill team performance highlights the lunch break each ...

Holiday Workshop with Santa at the Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame

December 6, 2017

Goshen, N.Y. — The jingle-jangle of horse bells was associated with wintertime for so long that they came to be known as sleigh bells. This season, hear them ringing at the Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame at 240 Main Street, Goshen, N.Y. on Saturday, Dec. 16 from 11 a.m. to – 1 p.m.

Join Santa for a photo in a one horse open sleigh, play games and enjoy craft time making a ...

Registration Begins Dec. 9 For Winter Riding Lessons at Lord Stirling

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — The Somerset County Park Commission announces that openings are available for Winter Horseback Riding Classes at Lord Stirling Stable, located at 256 South Maple Avenue in Basking Ridge, N.J. 

Lessons are offered to juniors (ages 9-17) and adults, and will accommodate the absolute beginner through more advanced levels with jumping experience.  The ...

Dec. 13 Webinar Focuses Eco-Friendly Ways to Control Mud, Dust, Bugs and Weeds

Would you like to learn innovative, chore-efficient ways for mud management, least toxic pest control, managing odors, water conservation and on-farm recycling? Join The Homes for Horses Coalition for a free webinar on Dec. 13 at 3 p.m. to hear creative ways to put native plants to work on your farm including, rain gardens, dust barriers, visual screens, summer shade and ...

Lord Stirling's Holiday Festival is Dec. 2-3

BASKING RIDGE, NJ – The Friends of Lord Stirling Stable (FLSS) will present the support organization's 19th Annual Holiday Festival - a chance to visit Santa's workshop, ride ponies, and buy gifts - from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 2 & 3, at Lord Stirling Stable in Basking Ridge.

Lord Stirling students will also display their equestrian ...

Horse Care Help Wanted At Spring Reins of Life

FLEMINGTON, N.J. — SPRING REINS of LIFE / Horses, Humans & Healing is in need of adult volunteers to help with barn chores for one or more days during the week.

The work could be done between 12 and 2 p.m. or 1 and 3 p.m. Days are flexible.

Duties may include loading hay, walking horses, grooming horses, barn chores, mucking stalls, cleaning barn and common areas, sweeping, ...