Welcome to Horseplay Therapeutic Riding Center

                                                               

The nonprofit Horseplay Therapeutic Riding Center, which is affiliated with the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship, (P.A.T.H. International), offers a year-round therapeutic recreational horseback-riding program for special needs children and adults. For more information, click on “Enrolling” above.

Riding develops strength and balance, and increases self-esteem, benefiting individuals with conditions such as cerebral palsy, spina bifida, multiple sclerosis, Down Syndrome, autism, brain injury or head trauma, visual and and hearing impairments, mental or learning disorders and muscular dystrophy.

A Look at Horseplay

Sessions

Interested in becoming a volunteer?  Please click on Steps to Becoming a Volunteer.

Tuesdays

5:15 p.m.
6:15 p.m.

Wednesdays

5:15 p.m.
6:15 p.m.

Saturdays

9:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m.

Horseplay Fundraiser

Monday Night, November 6, 2017

Bud’s Pub & Grill

100 S. First St., Dixon

Dinner served 4-9pm  Tickets: $25.00  (does not include gratuity)

Entree Choices: Prime Rib, Chicken and mushrooms;  Tri Tip with

gorgonzola sauce;  Fresh Salmon; a Tomato, Spinach & Feta rigatoni

with choice of Chicken or grilled Prawns or Chicken Strips with fries ……

All Dinners include a house salad, garlic roasted red potatoes, bread

and a non-alcoholic beverage

                               Opportunity to win a 50/50 drawing.   Tickets-$1.00 each or 6 for $5.00

Raffle prizes and Horseplay items available!

Tickets can be purchased at Horseplay during our

regular session times, or please call

707-447-8733 or   707-301-7928

 

Allstate Grant

Thank you to Allstate volunteer Kathy Rybicki for being a positive force for change in our community. Kathy Rybicki gave his/her time and enabled us to receive an Allstate Foundation Helping Hands in the Community grant. The Allstate Foundation supports the causes that Allstate agency owners, financial specialists and employees care about most by providing Helping Hands in the Community grants to nonprofits where they volunteer their time to bring out the good in their communities.

 

Donor Spotlight

Horseplay Therapeutic Riding Center wishes to express their deep appreciation for the continuing generous financial support provided by the Valero Energy Corporation.

Horseplay Therapeutic Riding Center wishes to express their deep appreciation for the continuing generous financial support provided by Genentech.

Volunteer Spotlight

Sharon, Carter, Becky,Sophia, Nancy, Lori, Cathy, and Samantha (kneeling) at “Pizza&Ponies” Horseplay volunteer training on October 30, 2017.  We ate, taught, practiced, and rode in simulated lessons.

Around the Corral

Resident Artist

Simon Eisenberg

 Rider Simon Eisenberg has painted all the Horseplay horses!
This is his portrait of Farina. He has overcome his disability of autism to share his gift with us all.
He paints a variety of animals and sales of his prints have raised nearly $3,000 for Horseplay!

Allstate Grant

Thank you to Allstate volunteer Kathy Rybicki for being a positive force for change in our community. Kathy Rybicki gave his/her time and enabled us to receive an Allstate Foundation Helping Hands in the Community grant. The Allstate Foundation supports the causes that Allstate agency owners, financial specialists and employees care about most by providing Helping Hands in the Community grants to nonprofits where they volunteer their time to bring out the good in their communities.

 

Donor Spotlight

Horseplay Therapeutic Riding Center wishes to express their deep appreciation for the continuing generous financial support provided by the Valero Energy Corporation.

Horseplay Therapeutic Riding Center wishes to express their deep appreciation for the continuing generous financial support provided by Genentech.

Volunteer Spotlight

Sharon, Carter, Becky,Sophia, Nancy, Lori, Cathy, and Samantha (kneeling) at “Pizza&Ponies” Horseplay volunteer training on October 30, 2017.  We ate pizza, then taught, practiced, and rode in simulated Horseplay lessons.

Around the Corral

Resident Artist

Simon Eisenberg

 Rider Simon Eisenberg has painted all the Horseplay horses!
This is his portrait of Farina. He has overcome his disability of autism to share his gift with us all.
He paints a variety of animals and sales of his prints have raised nearly $3,000 for Horseplay!