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Rider Schedule

Session Name Session Dates Make-up Dates Break Dates

(9 week session,
2 break weeks)

Jan 6–Mar 9

Week 1: Mar 10–Mar 16
Week 2: Mar 17–Mar 23

Mar 24Mar 30

(9 week session,
1 break week)

Mar 31–Jun 1

Jun 2–Jun 8

Jun 9–Jun 15

(9 week session,
1 break week)

Jun 16–Aug 17

Aug 18–Aug 24

Aug 25–Aug 31

(9 week session,
1 break week)

Sep 1–Nov 2

Nov 3–Nov 9

Nov 10–Nov 16

Holiday 2014
(4 week session,
1 break week)

Nov 17–Dec 14

Dec 15–Dec 21

Dec 22–Jan 1

Holiday Closings

Jan 1, May 26, Jul 45, Sept 1, Nov 26–30, Dec 25

Special Events

Fall Horse Show—Sunday, October 19th

MTR Benefit Concert—Artist and Date TBD

Volunteer Training Schedule

Please visit the Volunteer Section for information regarding volunteer opportunities and instructions for how to register for an orientation and become a volunteer.

Training is conducted at the MTR farm located at 1141 Sunrise Beach Road, Crownsville, MD.
Sessions are held rain or shine. Wear closed-toed shoes and barn-appropriate clothing.

Thank you for your interest. We looking forward to hearing from you!

Due to safety and insurance reasons, volunteers must be at least 14 years old.


Volunteer Orientation for New Volunteers
When your volunteer application is reviewed, you will recieve a follow up call to schedule an orientation date.


Training For Current Volunteers
Space is limited. Sign up in the Volunteer Lounge or via email.

 Horse Leader Prep
Wednesday, 6/25, 6:157:45pm
Wednesday, 7/16 6:30-8:00pm

Wednesday, 8/20 6:15-7:45pm
Wednesday, 9/10 6:15-7:45pm

Horse Behavior 101
Wednesday, 7/2, 5:006:00pm

Horse Leader Training
Wednesday, 7/2, 6:308:00pm
Wednesday, 8/27 5:30-7:00pm

Horse Handling Training
Monday, 7/7, 5:006:30pm

Monday, 8/25 5:00-6:30pm

Tacking Training
Wednesday, 7/9, 5:007:00pm

Monday, 8/25 5:00-6:30pm

Hippotherapy Team Training
Thursday, 9/4, 5:307:00pm

Sidewalker Refresher Training
Saturday, 9/6, 2:003:30pm


Educational Offerings

PATH International Mentor Training—Saturday, July 19th to Sunday July 20, 2014

PATH International Registered Workshop and Certification—Thursday, August 7th to Sunday, August 10th, 2014

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