Next SSC Meeting
Friday March 7, 2014
Board Meeting at 7:00 pm
General Meeting at 7:30 pm
MARCH MEETING TO BE HELD AT KINGS RESTURANT ON 286 IN PLUM
Meetings held at Clubhouse
Everyone is invited and encouraged to attend!!
Next Stonybrook Event - Open Fun Show on Sunday April 6, 2014
Scroll Down For 2014 List of Events
Well folks, it's that time of year again. The days are slowly getting longer, very slowly getting warmer and we are all dreaming of that winning show season just ahead of us. We will be holding our first General Meeting on Friday, March 7 at 7:30 pm at Kings Resturant on 286 in Plum. All members, current and former, are encouraged to attend. We will be discussing plans and ideas we have for the upcoming season and would love to hear what our members would like to see in 2014. This is our year to make our amazing club everything it can be!
Calling all former members of Stonybrook! We want you back! Stonybrook is offering $5 off membership dues for any previous members from 2012 or earlier. Click here for your 2014 Membership Application. Please include a committee you would like to help out with on your application. Join us at our March meeting or e-mail us for more information! And Welcome Back!
We are asking all members to please volunteer for at least one committee to help out for 2014. Remember, all time you spend volunteering for Stonybrook earns you "Stonybrook Bucks" you may use to bid on items at the Year End Award Banquet. Please choose a committee from the following list:
Stonybrook is offering $5 off all membership dues paid by April 5. Click here for your 2014 Membership Application. Please include a committee you would like to help out with on your application. Mail your application along with a check to our P.O. Box or drop it off at our March or April meetings.
2014 List of Events
April 6 - Open Fun Show
May 17 - Deena Fries Barrel Clinic
May 18 - JPR at Northmoreland Park
June 1 - Open Show
June 8 - Basic Horsemanship Hunter Equitation including Jumping Strategies Clinic with Lauren Prisuta
July 6 - Open Show
August 17 - Open Show
August 24 - Flea Market/Tack Swap @ Stonybrook
September 7 - Open Fun Show
September 14 - Rain Date for any cancelled show
Fall JPR - TBA
Year End High Point Awards Banquet - TBA
We still need sponsors for many of our classes and if anyone is interested in getting your name or business on a banner, we are accecpting sponsorships for banners that hang on the arena fencing during shows and events. And it is never too late to become a member and take advantage of all the great benefits Stonybrook has to offer.
Volunteers are needed to help out at the shows. Help will be needed in the entry booth, working the gates, setting up and taking down obstacles for classes, announcing, Stonybrook Cafe, etc. Volunteers also needed to help at the Judged Pleasure Rides. Contact Marylynn Fentress (412) 767-5750 if you or somone you know if interested in helping out. Points toward Stonybrook Bucks will be given out to all members that volunteer any of their time.
Stonybrook Saddle Club is an organization that has offered equestrian activites for all ages and riding styles for the past 50 years. Mounted or un-mounted this is the club for you!
Stonybrook hosts a Judged Pleasure Ride in the spring and fall, 3 Open Horse Shows and 2 Fun Shows in the summer. Our show classes include Peewees, Juniors, Novice Walk-Trot, Seniors, Open, English, Western, Hunter, and Games. We offer a wide variety of classes for all breeds and levels of rider. Quality Judges, Ribbons and High Point Award offered at every Show.
Want to earn some Bucks? How about some Stonybrook Bucks! Stonybrook Bucks are awarded to club members who volunteer their time at any and all club events. Every club member has the chance to earn Bucks. Some changes have been made to the Stonybrook Bucks outline, so be sure to check it out. And remember, it is your responsibility to keep track of your points to redeem at the end of the year.
Our beautiful 16+ acre club grounds are situated on Clements Road in Plum Boro. We have a heated clubhouse with a kitchen, large area for parking horse trailers, with some electrical hook ups. Our outdoor arena is 136 ft x 236 ft, lighted with very good footing consisting of sand and top soil. Club meetings are held at 7:30 pm on the 1st Friday of the month, April through November at the clubhouse. At our End of the Year Awards Banquet in November, we recognize high point winners from our shows, enjoy great food and raffle.
Benefits of being a member of Stonybrook Saddle Club:
Remember this is your club, and we welcome your input and feed back. Our goal is to maintain a safe, friendly, family atmosphere. So, you are welcome to visit the facility to see if it meets your needs. Contact us through our Stonybrook Facebook page.
Enjoy the website and come and join us at any meeting, we would love to meet you.
President - Nicole Cammuso
Vice President - Jayne Lott
Treasurer - Kristine Weaver
Recording Secretary - Marylynn Fentress
Corresponding Secretary - Becky Gunther
Westmoreland 4-H is holding a Tack Swap on March 29 at the Westmoreland Fairgrounds in the 4-H Building/General Store. Be sure to check it out
HorseLoverz.com is a new corporate sponsor! For extraoridnary products and prices check out the link above. Let them know you heard about their website through Stonybrook!
Want to show off your Stonybrook colors? We are offering shirts for sale at $12. Stop by one of our meetings at the clubhouse or our next show to purchase yours!
Stonybrook Saddle Club has partnered with Murry Highlands Pony Club. Murry Highlands Pony Club will be holding mounted meetings at Stonybrook once or twice a month. They are accepting new members if you are interested. Or if you want to come check it out first, it is free to audit. Click on the link above more information.
2014 Stonybrook Saddle Club Sponsors
Transmissions by Lucille
Cooper's RV Center Inc.
Robert E. Verner Contracting
Interested in becoming a sponsor for the 2014 Season? Click on the link below for a sponsorhip application or send us an e-mail for more information.