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Morning Yoga Practice at High Hopes

Creating Self Awareness through breath, movement, and mindfulness Where:  High Hopes Classroom When: Tuesday Mornings 8-9am Fee: $10 per person Bring a mat, water bottle, and a blanket for relaxation. ALL LEVEL class with modifications to serve individual needs. COME JOIN THE FUN!!!! Contact Tracy Blasioli, Kripalu-RYT for more info.


Volunteer Appreciation Event 2014

We had a blast playing softball, enjoying a potluck supper, and showing our appreciation for our amazing corps of volunteers at the Annual Volunteer Appreciation Event on September 27th, 2014.  Even if you were not able to attend this year, we thank you for your service and the spirit you bring to High Hopes.  You […]


Updated Sub Needs

Check out our updated volunteer sub needs!


Congratulations 2014 Award Winners and New Board Members

Pictured here J.T. Carlin, Paul Burkarth Rider of the Year, one of the 2014 award winners announced at the Annual Meeting.


Anna Twinney Clinics at High Hopes

Anna Twinney, founder of Reach Out to Horses® and internationally respected Natural Horsemanship Clinician and Trainer, Animal Communicator and Reiki Master, will conduct three days of clinics at High Hopes Therapeutic Riding in Old Lyme, CT October 31 through November 2, 2014.


Anything is Possible – Blessing’s Story

Read all about Blessing, our wonderful carriage driving horse, and his previous life as a racing pacer.


Riding My Way Back

We’ll be showing this moving documentary at the Holiday Market on Nov. 16th about one soldier’s journey coping with the effects of military service in Iraq and Afghanistan.


2014 Holiday Market Nov. 16

Shop at over 50 booths, dine at the area’s most popular food trucks, hear live music and more…


Feeding Volunteers Needed!

The High Hopes Herd is seeking feeders to join our Saturday morning team from 7:45-10 am bi-weekly. If you are interested in trying a new role or looking for a way to get in more horse time, contact Megan at We provide training. 

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A Saturday at High Hopes

A glimpse into a day in the life at High Hopes Therapeutic Riding.