Horsefeathers is having another Potbelly's Event on November 13 from 5-8PM. Come out and join us in supporting riders and ponies alike.
Horsefeathers Rides in Equestrian Competition at IL Special Olympics
Horsefeathers Therapeutic Riding, of Lake Forest, trotted briskly into the show ring of the Illinois Special Olympics Equestrian Competition for the fifth year in a row.
We are pleased to announce that we have additional copies of Lynda Vital's wonderful books A New Life for Bud and A Tale of Two Ponies for sale. Softcovers are $15.00; Hardcovers are $20.00. They are available in the office. Please read more about Lynda under "Past Events and Stories " on our website.
Attention: OT's and Speech Pathologists! Are you looking for a fun, different, stimulating environment in which to do therapy?
Horsefeathers Therapeutic Riding, NFP is looking for a part time Occupational Therapist and Speech Pathologist to do hippotherapy at Horsefeathers Center in Lake Forest, IL. Hippotherapy (from the Greek word "hippo", meaning horse) is therapy that is done using the horse as a treatment tool.
You do not need to have horse experience in order to do this. Horsefeathers will provide you with the necessary safeguards, controlled environment, and fully trained support team to meet your needs. Hours are flexible, and the work often more satisfying than you may find in a typical clinical setting.
Please contact Kristi Jarosh (Horwitz) for more information on this job opportunity, and see below for more information regarding Horsefeathers' Hippotherapy program.
Horsefeathers is in need of help with our annual events for this year. If you are interested in helping us out and can commit time leading up to and through the event (or some combination thereof), please sign up at the barn or call Horsefeathers. Assistance is needed in such things as donating or obtaining items for the silent auction; setting-up; cleaning-up; helping at horseshows, etc. Thank you!
|Day of Week||Date||Reason|
|Wednesday||January 1||New Years Day|
|Friday||July 4||4th of July|
|Fri.-Sun.||October 24-26||Special Olympics|
|Wednesday||December 24||Christmas Eve|
|Thursday||December 25||Christmas Day|
1st Sunday of the month, 4:30 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.