Children's Program at the Equine Spirit Sanctuary

Learn About Horses from the ground up

Contact: 758-1212,

For ages six to 16, with or without any prior horse experience.

Lessons include hands-on learning about horses: safety around horses, grooming, haltering, leading, basic riding.

Equine Spirit Sanctuary provides the instructor, the horses, the facility, and the equipment.

One hour lesson $35
A one-hour lesson, with two children per class of similar ages and abilities, with two horses. $30 per child, per lesson.

Instructor: Ruth Bourgeois
Ruth is the founder and director of the Equine Spirit Sanctuary, and is an accredited instructor with PATH, Intl. (Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship, formerly NARHA).

Her background includes a lifetime of working with horses, riding and training horses for pleasure, dressage, and many miles in competitive trail riding.

She has coached junior riders in dressage and Pony Club activities, and managed many horse shows and events.