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Annual Programs and Club Activities

 

Winter

Event Date(s) Want More Info?  E-mail...
Winter Horse Riding Lessons Jan 5th -  Jan 21st Alena Meacham

 

Spring

Event Date(s) Want More Info?  E-mail...
Connecticut Sheep and Wool Festival April 2017 Maryann Fusco-Rollins
ANSC Seminar Series (Schedule to be posted in January 2017) Fridays Dr. Mary Anne Amalaradjou
Connecticut Horse Symposium March 2017 Dr. Jenifer Nadeau
Dog Wash - Pre-Vet Club Fundraiser April 2017 Pre-Vet Club
Dressage Team Home Show(s) Spring 2017 Alena Meacham
Equestrian Team Home Show(s) Spring 2017 Alena Meacham
Ham Sale - Block & Bridle Club Fundraiser March 2017 Block & Bridle Club
Horse Riding Practicum Spring 2017 Alena Meacham
Open House - Students admitted to UConn Spring 2017 www.openhouse.uconn.edu
Rabbit Shows- Ratcliffe Hicks Arena Spring 2017 Dr. Michael Darre
Registration Begins! Summer Horse Riding Lessons – First Lesson in May   Alena Meacham
Self-Guided Tours of the UConn Barns Year Round  
Sigma Alpha Horse Show April 2017 Dr. Jenifer Nadeau
State 4-H Horse Program Hippology & Communication Contests Spring 2017 Dr. Jenifer Nadeau
State 4-H Poultry Show Spring 2017 Dr. Michael Darre

UConn Dairy Show - hosted by UConn Dairy Club

April 2017 Mary Margaret Cole
UConn Men's & Women's Polo Matches Spring 2017 Jon Nicholson
UConn's Spring Horse Auction- Something New This Year!   John Bennett
Western Team Home Show(s) February 28, 2016 Alena Meacham

 

Summer

Event Date(s) Want More Info?  E-mail...
Riding Horsemanship Safety Certification Clinic TBA Dr. Jenifer Nadeau
Summer Horse Riding Lessons - Dressage, Hunt Seat, Trail Riding, and Western May - August Alena Meacham
Summer Polo Lessons July - August Alena Meacham
UConn Summer Schooling Horse Show August 20, 2016 Alena Meacham

 

Fall

Event

Date(s)

Want More Info?  E-mail...
ANSC Seminar Series (Schedule to be posted in August) Fridays Dr. Mary Anne Amalaradjou
Cornucopia Festival October 2, 2016 Sara Putnam
Dairy Club Fundraiser- Cabot Cheese November 2016 Kimberly Grendzinski
Dog Wash- Pre-Vet Club Fundraiser September 2016 Pre-Vet Club
Drill Team Fun Horse Show October 2016 Kathy Pelletier
Equestrian Team Home Show November 2016 Alena Meacham
Equine Club Holiday Horse Photos December 2016 Audrey Blinkinsop
Ham Sale - Block & Bridle Club Fundraiser TBA Block & Bridle Club
Horse Riding Practicum Fall Semester Alena Meacham
Little International Livestock Show (Little "I")- sponsored by Block and Bridle Club October 29, 2016 Dr. Michael Darre
Open House - Prospective Students September 18 and October 23, 2016 www.openhouse.uconn.edu
Rabbit Show - sponsored by the NorthEast CT Rabbit Growers Assoc. October 2016

Valerie Tucker - 860-455-9161

Sigma Alpha Sorority Fundraisers (Yankee Candle, cheesecake, etc...) TBA Sigma Alpha
UConn Beef Auction

October 30, 2016

Mary Margaret Cole
UConn Men's & Women's Polo Matches Fall Semester Jon Nicholson
Western Team Home Show November 2016 Alena Meacham

Most events are free and open to the public!

To receive event announcements via e-mail, please call (860) 486-2413 or e-mail AnimalScience@UConn.edu, indicate which of the following events interest you, and provide your e-mail address. 

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Beef Auction
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Polo Matches
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Dairy Show
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Sheep Events
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Ham Sale
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Summer Riding Lessons
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Horse Sales
 

 

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Attention Animal Science students: If you are interested in volunteering at any of these events then send a message to the e-mail address above.

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Last updated: 08/02/2016 4:01:11

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