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April/May 2016 Journal

The April/May 2016 digital issue is available. Read online

2016 Events

The Calendar of Events page has more events listed, as well as details and contact information. A lot of effort goes into keeping this page up to date, so please take a look!

May 12-15

2016 Super Clinic (Driving)

Clay Station Horse Park, Wilton, CA

May 13

Low Cost Gelding Clinic

Auburn, CA

May 14-15


Brookside Equestrian Park, Elk Grove, CA

May 26-27

Emerald Valley Classic (AMHR)

Oregon Horse Center, Eugene, OR

May 27-29

National Area VII Show (AMHR/Classic/Modern/ASPR)

Ingalls Park, Norco, CA

May 28

California Scurry Challenge #1

Sargent Equestrian Center, Lodi, CA

June 10-12

Western States Horse Expo

Cal Expo, Sacramento, CA

June 11-12


Santa Rosa, CA

June 11-12

June Jamboree (AMHR/Classic/Modern/ASPR)

Ingalls Park, Norco, CA

June 16–19

Summer Festival CDE and West Coast Triple Crown

First event in the Mighty Mini Triple Crown!
Clay Station Horse Park, Wilton, CA

June 25

Stanislaus County Fair (Driving)

Stanislaus County Fairground, Turlock, CA

June 26

California Scurry Challenge #2

Sargent Equestrian Center, Lodi, CA

July 3-9

ASPC Congress

Iowa State Fairgrounds, Des Moines, IA

July 22-24

Western Regionals (AMHA)

Reno, NV

July 29–31

Evergreen Spectacular (AMHR, Classic, Modern, ASPR)

Spanaway, WA

Summer Newsletter Deadline: Sunday, May 22

Please contribute! We need your news, photos, and advertising. More information is available on the Newsletter page.

Send your contributions to: Michele Nelson
5619 Market Street, Apt. B, Oakland 64608
(510) 326-6487

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If you haven't done it yet, please take a few minutes to renew your membership. You can download the membership renewal form (PDF) and send it with your payment to the address on the form.

New Members Welcome!

Area VII needs you! Download the Membership form for new members (PDF) and send it with your payment to the address on the form.

Questions? Call Michele Nelson at (510) 326-6487, or email

Welcome New Members

Sue Grant Duffield of Rivers End Farm in Healdsburg

Judith Peterson of Vacaville

Rachel Sanders of Vacaville

Kim Sterchi of Sierra Ranch in Grass Valley

Kandi Griffith of Valley Springs

Diane Dorigan of Medford, OR

Jennifer, Adelyn, and Avery Rowland of Hunterberry Hill Farm, LLC, in Salem, OR

Beth Rounsevell of Royal Oaks

Isabell Rodrigues of Fort Worth, TX

Heidi Jensen Arau of Corralitos

Yvette Miller of Petaluma

Jamie Bethany of Jacksonville, OR

Lynne Francis and Irene Baldwin

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Advertise your horses, ponies, equipment, etc. on our For Sale pages. 100 words and a photo, only $5 for 3 months.

Thanks to our Sponsors

2016 Member Sponsors:

Pat and Linda Anastasio • Pam Brown • Lynn and LeRoy Burnham • Gail Byrnes
Casey Campbell • Christine and Emma Caringello • Jacob Elliott and Richard Erickson
Lois Evans • Dennis Haney • Jean M. Hayunga • Heidi Jensen Arao • Jim and Vicki Killfoil
Ken and Julie Mabie • Cindy McPike, Cameron Nelson, and Kira Nelson
Mark and Michele Nelson • Charlene Palmer • Kathie Peterson • Kristy Pruett
Penny and Richard Radulovich • Sharon Rapadas • Nancy Resetar
Sheryl Rodda • Isabell Rodrigues • Michelle Sharrock • Nancy Turner
Cynthia Villarimo • Marjorie Vliet • Lauren Vucinich

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Many thanks to Larry Connolly and John Killacky.
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