2021 Calendar

MLMDC-sponsored events are marked with asterisks (****)

Most activities and dates are provisional.  Please check back frequently to follow any changes.

****January 24, 2021 (Sunday), 2pm —  MLMDC ZOOM GENERAL MEETING. Nominations and election of officers.  Contact the club, mlmdc2013@gmail.com.

        CANCELED  February 27, 2021 – March 1 (Thursday – Sunday) — ADS BOOTH at the PA HORSE WORLD EXPO.

****March 14, 2021 (Sunday), 1pm — MLMDC GENERAL MEETING.  Contact the club, mlmdc2013@gmail.com.

****March 20-21, 2021 (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, mlmdc2013@gmail.com.

****April 3, 2021 (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, 2021 (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 15, 2021 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.


April 23, 2021 Friday, MARTIN'S CARRIAGE AUCTION. Location: Lebanon Fairgrounds, 80 Rocherty Road, Lebanon, PA 17042.  www.martinauctioneers.com.  


MAY 15, 2021 SATURDAY, JRDC ADT #2, Meadows Park, Ashland

May 16, 2021 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, 2021 (Sunday), 2pm — TENTATIVE,  MLMDC GENERAL MEETING. mlmdc2013@gmail.com.

June 5-6, 2021 Saturday, ELK CREEK CDE. Location: Fair Hill International, 378 Fair Hill Drive, Elkton, MD 21921.

****JUNE 12, 2021  (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  mlmdc2013@gmail.com..  Registration Form on Clinics/Events Page.

**** JUNE 12, 2021 (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

****JULY 10, 2021 (Saturday), 9am – 3pm — CONFIRMED , 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, mlmdc2013@gmail.com. 443-934-3673. Registration form on the Clinic Page.

**** July 11, 2021  Zoom Executive Committee Meeting, 7:00 pm.  Contact Claire Lacey,  410-660-6447.  Executive Committee Meetings are open to members.


****JULY 25, 2021 (Sunday) MY LADY'S MANOR DRESSAGE AND COMBINED TEST AT HARLEQUIN FARM  37720 Legard Farm Road, Purcellville, VA 20132.  Complete information and Omniibus listing on the Clinic/Event Page.


****August 14, 2021, (Saturday), VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION AND CLUB CLELEBRATON   Elysian Fields Farm, 3736 Niner Road, Finksburg, MD 21048.  REGISTRATION FORM is on the Clinics/Events page.  You must send the form by August 6.


September 9-12, 2021 Thursday-Sunday, MID-ATLANTIC REGIONAL DRIVE.   Location: Fair Hill NRMA, Elkton, MD.

****October 23, 2021 (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, mlmdc2013@gmail.comDATE MAY CHANGE DUE TO CONFLICT WITH MARTIN'S AUCTION

**** OCTOBER, DATE TBA MLMDC  Pleasure Show


October 15, 2021 Friday, MARTIN'S CARRIAGE AUCTION.  www.martinauctioneers.com.


**** OCTOBER 30, 2021, OLD TYME CARRIAGE DAY, Baltimore Agricultural Center, 1114 Shawan Rd, Cockeysville, MD 21030.

****November 14, 2021 (Sunday), 1pm — GENERAL MEETING.  Details to follow.


****December 5,  (Sunday), 1 – 4pm — MLMDC HOLIDAY PARTY. To be confirmed.   Location: TBD.