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June/July 2016 Journal

The June/July 2016 digital issue is available. Read online

2016 Events

For details see the Calendar of Events page

July 29–31

Evergreen Spectacular (AMHR, Classic, Modern, ASPR)

Tacoma Unit, Spanaway, WA

August 6-7

Clay Station HDT

Clay Station Horse Park, Wilton, CA

August 27

"Meet the Minis" Playday

Oakland City Stables, Oakland, CA

September 8-18

AMHR Nationals

Expo Square, Tulsa, OK

September 11

Schooling Show

Equestrian Center of Walnut Creek, Walnut Creek, CA

September 17

Santa Cruz County Fair (ASPC/AMHR)

Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds, Watsonville, CA

September 23–
October 1

AMHA World Show

Ft. Worth, TX

October 8-9

Fall Festival Pleasure Driving Show

Clay Station Horse Park, Wilton, CA

October 29-30

Clay Station HDT

Clay Station Horse Park, Wilton, CA

November 10–12

ASPC National Convention

San Antonio, TX

Horse Reading NewsFall Newsletter

The deadline for the Fall 2016 issue of the Area VII Newsletter is Sunday, August 14. 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


Horse SmilingIf 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 • Pat Michielssen
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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