University of Maryland Extension

4-H Equine Groom Course

4-H Equine Groom Course
Monday, Apr. 6, 2020 - 8:30am to Friday, Apr. 10, 2020 - 3:30pm
Garrison Forest School
Equestrian Center
300 Garrison Forest Road
Owings Mills, MD 21117
United States
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Erika Crowl, Vernelle Mitchell-Hawkins, and Che'nira Smith

University of Maryland Extension with Baltimore County 4-H is offering a program that will educate, train and prepare youth for college/career options in the equine industry.  

  • All courses in the program will be led by University of Maryland Extension faculty, as well as industry experts.  
  • Baltimore County has a growing horse industry and has a need for qualified persons to fill related careers.   
  • The goal of the course is to equip youth with the skills necessary to groom and maintain horses.
  • Course capacity = 12 youth
  • 4-H youth ages 14-18 years old
  • The course will run 8:30 am- 3:30pm from April 6-10, 2020.  
  • Each session will be have a hands-on lecture in the morning and a farm visit each afternoon.  
  • Youth that complete ALL sessions of the course will earn a certificate of completion.
  • Registration $15 non-refundable upon acceptance.

Go to the link below to apply or call (410) 887-9080 for more information.

Wendy Dilworth
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