MLMDC-sponsored events are marked with asterisks (****)
Most activities and dates are provisional. Please check back frequently to follow any changes.
****January 24 (Sunday), 2pm — MLMDC ZOOM GENERAL MEETING. Nominations and election of officers. Contact the club, firstname.lastname@example.org.
CANCELED February 27 – March 1 (Thursday – Sunday) — ADS BOOTH at the PA HORSE WORLD EXPO.
****March 14 (Sunday), 1pm — MLMDC GENERAL MEETING. Contact the club, email@example.com.
****March 20-21 (Saturday/Sunday), 9am – 3:30pm — INTRODUCTION TO CARRIAGE DRIVING. Designed by the Education Committee for the new or aspiring driver, this is the perfect place to learn how to get started safely and economically. Clinicians: Anne Councill and Dana Bright. Details soon. Contact the club, firstname.lastname@example.org.
****April 3 (Saturday), 10am – 4pm — SPRING DAY IN THE PARK CONFIRMED!! Members and non-members welcome. Registrations postmarked by March 22 pay $10; late registrations and day of event pay $20. A general introduction to driven dressage, featuring the new ADS tests. Bring your own lunch and drinks. Location: Spring Valley Park, Winterstown, PA. Follow directions on registration form, GPS not reliable. Contact Lisa Sipes, 410-878-7774.
****April 3rd (Saturday) Driven Dressage Schooling Show. CONFIRMED!! Spring Valley Park. Must be a MLMDC member to enter. This will be pinned as a dressage only show but you may also enter a separate division to have your dressage count towards a Combined Test and/ or ADT in conjunction with scores from our Cones and Hazards Schooling Show June 16th at the same location. Secretary Claire Lacey, 410-660-6447.
April 23, Friday, MARTIN'S CARRIAGE AUCTION. Location: Lebanon Fairgrounds, 80 Rocherty Road, Lebanon, PA 17042. www.martinauctioneers.com.
April 15, Saturday, TOAD HOLLOW ADT. Location: Toad Hollow Farm, 4333 Cannon Brook Way, Charlottesville, VA 22901. www.toadhollowfarm.net. Part of ADT series with James River and Morven Park.
MAY 15, SATURDAY, JRDC ADT #2, Meadows Park, Ashland
****May 22 OR 29 (Saturday), 9am – 3pm — TENTATIVE, MLMDC GROUND WORK BASICS with Margie Richmond and her horses, $25, members only. This clinic is designed for drivers interested in starting their own driving horses and drivers interested in learning new training techniques for intermediate horses. Location: RendezVous Farm, Hereford, MD. Contact Margie Richmond, email@example.com. 443-934-3673.
May 16, Saturday, JAMES RIVER CLASSIC ADT. Location: Meadow Event Park, 13111 Dawn Blvd (Route 30), Doswell, VA 23047. Part of ADT series with Toad Hollow and Morven Park.
****May 23 (Sunday), 2pm — TENTATIVE, MLMDC GENERAL MEETING. firstname.lastname@example.org.
June 5-6, Saturday, ELK CREEK CDE. Location: Fair Hill International, 378 Fair Hill Drive, Elkton, MD 21921.
****June 12 (Saturday), 10am – 4pm — SUMMER DAY IN THE PARK. CONFIRMED!!! Members and non-members welcome. Bring your own lunch, drinks and chair. More info to follow. Location: Spring Valley Park, Winterstown, PA. Follow directions on registration form, GPS not reliable. Contact Lisa Sipes, 410-878-7774 email@example.com.. Registration Form on Clinics/Events Page.
**** June 12 (Saturday) Cones and Hazards Schooling Show. CONFIRMED!! Spring Valley Park. Must be a MLMDC member to enter. This will be pinned as classes for Cones and Hazards as individual competitions but you may also enter cones as a separate division to have your dressage from April 3rd count towards a Combined Test and Cones and Hazards as separate divisions to create an ADT competition. Secretary Claire Lacey
****August, TBD. Volunteer Appreciation Food Event
****August 21 (Saturday), 1pm – 4pm — PICNIC and GENERAL MEETING. To be confirmed. Location: Near Clarksville. Contact Claire Lacey, firstname.lastname@example.org.. Directions will be provided when you register.
September 9-12, Thursday-Sunday, MID-ATLANTIC REGIONAL DRIVE. Location: Fair Hill NRMA, Elkton, MD.
****September 25, Saturday, 9:30am, MY LADY'S MANOR DRIVEN DRESSAGE. ADS recognized; use ADS CDE entry form. Location: Harlequin Farm, 37720 Legard Farm Road, Purcellville, BA 20132. Details in the Omnibus pdF on the Clinics/Events Page.
****October 23 (Saturday), 10am – 4pm — FALL DAY IN THE PARK. Members and non-members welcome.
Use the REGISTRATION FORM on the Clinic/Events Page.
Contact Lisa Sipes, 410-878-7774, email@example.com..
****TBA MLMDC Pleasure Show
October 23, Friday, MARTIN'S CARRIAGE AUCTION. www.martinauctioneers.com.
****November 13 (Sunday), 1pm — GENERAL MEETING. Details to follow.
****December 4 (Sunday), 1 – 4pm — MLMDC HOLIDAY PARTY. To be confirmed. Location: TBD.