The Horse Page

 Questions about the Allamkee 4-H Horse Project contact Lana by email or call 563-568-6345.
*Upper Iowa Saddle Club Open Horse Show Winneshiek County Fairgrounds Sunday, June 2 Showbill
*Great Strides Horse Show Winneshiek County Fairgrounds Sunday, June 9
We will be painting the arena fence Thursday, May 22, 4:00 p.m. It will be a potluck and you may come and go as your schedule allows.  Bring a car mitt to use on the fence.  Rain date, Thursday, May 29.
Horse workouts at the fairgrounds in Waukon will be held
Thursdays, from 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. June 5 – July 10
Wednesdays, from 10:00 a.m.—1:00 p.m. June 11- July 9
Please wear your 4-H shirt June 5 for a group photo.  This photo will be used to send as a Thank You for any contributions or volunteers that help us throughout the year.  Dress code will apply.  Use the airport driveway.  If there has been a great deal of rain, or inclement weather, it is your responsibility to learn of cancellations the day of the workout by calling the Extension Office after 2:00 p.m. at (563)568-6345.

REMINDER- “Exhibitors must participate and bring his/her animals to one scheduled county horse workout in the spring to be eligible to show at the Allamakee County Fair.”

Check out the Horse Project Club photos at Flickr Allamakee 4-H & 4-H Facebook page it has some fun and enjoyable pictures of us at our workouts, fair and trailrides.
Goal: Our goal is to help you learn proper horsemanship and care in a fun and supportive atmosphere, welcoming all levels of expertise, and encouraging sportsmanship.
Family Involvement: We encourage families to attend the workouts with their children. We want you to be able to support your children’s interests, and learning along with them is the best way to do this. The Allamakee County 4-H Horse Project is a Fun Family affair!
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