Sunday, November 27, 2011

Winter season

Winter Classes (two four weeks classes) will start:

Therapeutic Riding Monday, 1/23/12
Therapeutic Riding Tuesday, 1/24/12
Beginner Wednesday, 1/25/12
Beginner Thursday, 1/19/12

Therapeutic Monday, 3/05/12
Therapeutic Tuesday, 3/06/12
Beginner Wednesday, 3/07/12
Beginner Thursday, 3/01/12

Riders for Silver in Saddle group can sign in Adult class, Thursday.
Horses 4 Heroes can sign in any Therapeutic Riding Class.

Please sign in via Parktakes on line, or calling Frying Pan Farm Park Visitor center: 703-437-9101

Winter classes will start at 5 PM, instead 6 PM as it has been advertised.

Looking forward to seeing you all again, and please, contact me if you want to continue your lessons between classes.

Thank you!

Friday, November 25, 2011

December plans

Dear Volunteer Team,

We do some lessons tomorrow at 9 (meeting at 8.30)
week evenings we gather at 4.30 for whole December.
It is slow month, mostly, horse care, some lessons and volunteer training.
Let me know what schedule works for you,

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Happy Thanksgiving to you and your loved ones

You Deserve Thanks!
by Spirit Team

Thank you for always remembering our friends
with disabilities, our students, volunteers and horses at Spirit Open Equestrian Program
Happy Thanksgiving to you and your loved ones.

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Thursday, November 17, 2011

No lessons this Friday

Park is busy place this week end.
Sorry we have to cancel not only Saturday, but Friday, too.
See you Monday and Tuesday next week, and then Monday after Thanksgiving week end.

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Holiday season and Spirit acitivities

Just to let you know that we will not have Saturday lessons for next three Saturdays. This week end is a big show at the Park, and next one is Thanksgiving wek end.Saturday Dec/3rd Park has a big December Party, and Spirit will participate with Pony Ride activity. You are welcome to be there....
Also it will be no riding activity at the period from Wednesday 11/23 - Monday 11/28

For the all future Sat lessons, and week activity until new Class in January, please, follow the Blog to see if we will have lessons due to weather condition or Park activity.

Looking forward to seeing you
Thank you.
Spirit Team Dada

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Make up lessons are going on for this and next week

Spirit is busy , even Fall class is over. some individual lessons, with make up lessons, and lot of good work of our volunteers from now until January and new 4 week Winter class.

Kathleen is back! Yeeeah! Welcome back girl!

Mark was at the National Conference of PATH Intl and we are happy to stay connected with roof organization thanks to him.

Sunday, November 13, 2011

Busy weekend at Spirit field

Tahnk you to all who helped this Saturday at the Spirit field...Jeff, Don, Therese, Linda and Boris...with all young volunteers who created again wonderful lesson time for Aaoron, Melissa, William, Anja, Maya Robbie and Kate

do not forget that lessons this week start at 5 PM, and volunteers should come at 4.30.
Thank you, and see you!

Friday, November 11, 2011

Let's ride!

Saturday seems to be a little chilly, but still good to ride, I hope.
Looking forward to seeing you :)

Sunday, November 6, 2011

Last week of 8 week Fall session

Next week - November 7-11 will be the last week of 8 week Fall Class.

Next two weeks, we will do "Make Up Lessons" for weather related canceled lessons in session and by riders on time cancelled lessons.

Please, note that Make Up Lessons Nov14-25 will start at 5, or 6 PM, instead of 6 and 7 PM.

Please, contact me if you have any questions.

Saturday, November 5, 2011

Friday, November 4, 2011

See you tomorrow!

Finally, nice weather, and access to the lower ring at the Park.
See you for lessons this Saturday!

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

if you fall off your horse, get right back on....

Best wishes to Mira! So glad to hear that all is well. ♥
Thank you girls for great lesson in uncommon circumstances - you are professionals above professionals. Proud of you all :)

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Back in saddle!

After all emotions and excitement related to Ride for Spirit event, after Trick or Treat fever, we are all back again.
Today we had great lessons with lot of small miracles, Nick trotting, Savannah doing Around The World, Dewlin riding big Tess, and Lucinda , finally painless and happy...
The best volunteer team in action tonight - Jeff, Eileen,Mark, Zoe,Becky, Colleen, sisters Gruber and great instructors Linda and Sarah.
Thank you to all for being Spirit people.