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Enrollment is on a first-come first-served basis. All paperwork must be received in order for us to schedule a student. MAIL your completed application to us with the $15 registration fee made payable to Shining Stars.
THERAPEUTIC RIDING : Horsemanship classes for special-needs students. 45 minute weekly class per session, $25.00 per class. Benefits physical, emotional, mental, and social abilities.
Registration begins for each session on the following dates:
Spring Session registration begins January 1, 2017
Session dates are March 13-May 12
Summer Session registration begins May 1, 2017
Session dates are June 12-August 4
Fall Session registration begins July 17, 2017
Session dates are September 11-Nov. 10
DRIVING PROGRAM: Cart driving provides a therapeutic class for those who cannot mount a horse for various reasons, such as size, weight, or confinement to a wheelchair. 45 minute weekly class per session for 10 week sessions. $25 per class. For class dates contact Lynn Redden at 585-259-4013.
STARS & STRIPES: Innovate “natural horsemanship” program of therapeutic services for all veterans’ needs. Comfortable setting provides veterans from any era the opportunity to re-energize their lives with a variety of horse-related activities. Call Brandy Crago at 717-398-8327 or Vince Umstot at 717-357-2478 for more information.
SILVER STARS: Therapeutic classes for the elderly consisting of riding or cart driving for those who cannot mount a horse due to physical limitations.
EQUINE-ASSISTED LEARNING: This non-riding but highly interactive program uses mini-horses in structured activities for small groups of 10-13 year-olds. Designed to foster positive behavior and improve character assets.
To apply as a student of Shining Stars Therapeutic Ministries, download an application and MAIL to:
Shining Stars Therapeutic Ministries
3185 York Rd
Gettysburg PA 17325
—Please do not email your rider registration forms to Shining Stars—