Pleasant Ridge Farm llc
Please leave your pets at home. There is NO SMOKING anywhere on PRF property.
Thank you in advance for your cooperation.
American Riding Instructors Association
Our Saturday program offers a complete education in horse care and stable management, as well as comprehensive riding instruction. Kids club runs every other Saturday. Horses and riding teach kids valuable life skills, including responsibility, compassion, and a strong work ethic.
DATES FOR FALL SESSION 2017 ARE LISTED BELOW
Please let us know by the Wednesday before hand if your child will be attending. Via email firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone 570-856-4977.
For each session the kids participate in and successfully understand the material, they will receive a badge. Each session will have a different badge to collect. We will also be giving out ribbons to attach and display badges to.
Hours are 10am-4pm.
Rates are $65 for the day.
Schedule includes: A morning group riding lesson, and on horseback games. Learn barn life and stable management including; mucking, watering, feeding. Watch horse videos, make horse related crafts and just have a fun filled day at the barn. Demos on braiding, shoeing, basic veterinary care, tack cleaning and more. But best of all, kids have fun!
Be sure club members bring a bagged lunch, wear long pants and a closed toe shoe.
Purchasing a SEI/ASTM approved helmet STRONGLY suggested
KIDS CLUB FALL SESSION 2017
Week 1, Sept 30th
Grooming and Ground Manners
Grooming tools, Proper grooming techniques,
Safe haltering and handling
Obstacle course and showmanship
Week 2, October 14th
Barn Safety and Chores
“fix” the barn activity
Feeding and Nutrition
Week 3, October 28th
First aid kit items
How to wrap legs correctly
Medications and uses
Week 4, November 11th
Breeds, Markings, Colors
Worksheets and books
Week 5, November 25th
Tack and Equipment
Bits, breast colors, saddles and bridles. Differences and uses
Label the tack game