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Current Sub Needs

Summer Semester runs June 22 – August 7th (no lessons July 3rd or Aug 3-6)

Also needed:

IELP & Horse Sense Volunteers (8:30-1:00 each day):

July 27-30

Aug 3-6

Aug 10-13
Volunteer Receptionist Mondays 9-10 and Thursdays 12-1
Volunteer Scheduling Assistant:  Schedule flexible.

Contact Megan at or (860)434-1974 to sign up today!

Week 6


Volunteer Workshops

Advanced Techniques

Classes in advanced sidewalking and leader techniques are offered to current volunteers at various times of the year.  The classes, offered at no charge, are an great opportunity to hone skills.


Sidewalker Workshop

Discussion and practice of advanced level sidewalking techniques.  Topics to include physical supports, communicating with your riders, FAQs.  Bring your questions!

2015 Dates TBD

Photo credit:  A. Vincent Scarano

Horse Handler Training

For those with horse experience interested in becoming horse leaders, additional training opportunities will be available to learn and practice our leading techniques.

2015 Dates:

August 25th 4:00-7:00 p.m.

September 22nd 3:30-7:30 p.m. (Combined Sidewalker – Horse Handler Training)

October 27th 4:00-7:00 p.m.

December 9th 3:30-7:30 p.m. (Combined Sidewalker -Horse Handler Training)

If you are interested in learning to lead in class or assist in the barn, tell your instructor or contact Megan at (860)434-1974 or email

Every Minute Counts!

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