Friday, May 5th – “Just Jump IT!!” Jr. Young Riders In-House Fundraising Show.  Let’s
help our young riders earn some money to they can get to the show.  There will be
equitation, jumping and Trail classes for all.  Cost per class is $15.  Upcoming Just
Jump It dates are…June 24, July 22 and August 12.  Should be fun!!

Saturday, May 6 – Annual Kentucky Derby Day Party – 5:30 PM.  We had a grand time
last year and had so much fun.  Lots of food, lots of families, and lots of horses!  The
Derby is always thrilling to watch, so come on out to the Center and join the festivities.  
Bring your favorite food to cook on the grill and a side dish to share.  Watch ‘em “Run for
the Roses” at Woodland!  Woodland’s Drill Team, “The Drill Bits”, will be performing and
then our horses will be challenging each other in our own competition after the Derby!  
Timed races sign-up sheet is in the office.  2016 was thrilling…watch what happens in
2017!

Saturday, May 13 - Horse Manners 101 with Erica - 6pm.  Have you ever felt a horse try
to push you around or try to intimidate you?  Let Erica help show you how to be a kind yet
effective leader for your horse in this very informative clinic.  An excellent clinic for our
newer riders so sign up soon!  Open to levels 1 and up, kids and adults are welcome.  
Cost is $45 per student and signup sheet is in the office.

May 13 & 14 – Semi-Annual Tent Sale at Anytime Tack!!  Huge discounts on horse
needs and rider apparel on Mother’s Day Weekend!!  

Saturday, May 27 - Competitive Trail Riding Clinic with Karen (PART 2 of 3) – 5:30 PM.  
Continue to build confidence in both you and your horse! In Part 2 of this three-part clinic,
you will learn how to correctly introduce our horses to unusual and/or horse-scary items
like tarps, mailboxes, balloons, umbrellas, sparkly things and more.  This is a 2-hour
clinic so be prepared to work into the evening.  Open to riders’ level 1+ and up.  Cost is
$70 per rider.  Sign-up sheet is in the office.  Clinic #3 will be a Mini-Competitive Trail
Course Challenge around the Center with judged obstacles and will be held in June.  

Saturday, May 27 – Jumping “Scary Things” with Ashley – 6:00pm.  Let’s help our
horses get accustomed to different looking jump!  We will build confidence in both horse
and rider!!  This clinic is open to riders C3 and up ONLY!!  Cost is $55 per rider and
signup sheet is in the office.

Monday, May 29 – Memorial Day Horse Show for Children and Adults – Adults start 9
AM, Children start 10 AM.  
Come join in all the fun!  Show off all your talent to your family
and friends as we put on our annual Show.  There are classes for EVERYONE!  Adults
start at 9 AM with “on the flat” classes (no jumping) then move on to jumping and trail
classes.  The young riders start at 10 AM with “on the flat “classes and then command,
jumping and trail classes.  Sign up notebooks are in the office.  Cost is $15 per class.  
Hope to see you there!  

Save the Date – First Annual In-House Combined Training/Dressage Show – June 10.  
Complete info will be coming soon and your instructors will be telling you all about it!
May Calendar of Events
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16301 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20905
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Derby Day Party
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