Junior Summer Workshops To Be Held at Lord Stirling Stables

Weekly Junior Workshops will be held at Lord Stirling Stable in Basking Ridge, N.J. beginning Monday, June 25, 2018. Credits: Courtesy of Somerset County Park Commission

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — Somerset County Park Commission Lord Stirling Stable has announced the dates for the Junior Summer Workshops, which are themed five-day programs focusing on riding and horse care. The Stable is located at 256 South Maple Avenue in Basking Ridge.

Junior riders may enroll in Summer Workshops beginning Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 8:00 A.M.

The hands-on, themed weekly workshops will begin on Monday, June 25, with the last workshop beginning on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. Programs will run from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday through Friday on most weeks. Topics include trail, advanced grooming, jumping and gymnastics, etc.

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Detailed information about specific requirements, content information, and rates is available at the Stable office, 908-722-1200, ext. 5522 and on the Park Commission website,

Registration will be available up to the opening day of the Workshops as space permits. Fee for weekly sessions is $300 for Somerset County residents and $450 for non-residents for either Workshop. A discounted rate for a second family member is $250 for residents and $387.50 for non-residents.

For additional information or to confirm program start date, call Lord Stirling Stable at 908-722-1200, ext. 5522.  Individuals with a hearing or speech impairment can call NJ Relay Service at 711.

Information on this event and other Somerset County Park Commission activities may be found on the Internet at

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