FVC NEWSLETTER OCT. 2018

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Nov. 9, 6 pm – videos of world Equestrian Games, meeting with election of officers Julie McPherson’s house

Dec. – Christmas Party

NEWS ITEMS

* Ernst Herrmann clinic – Summerfield, Nov. 2 – 4

• Heather Oleson clinic – Nov. 24 – 25

Let us know what else is happening that we can post/celebrate!

OFFICERS/CONTACTS

Pres. – Eileen Parent – 798 0558
eileenpar@msn.com

V.P. – Katherine Graman – 360-891-5539
kcgraman@aol.com

Treasurer – Carol Ramsey – 360-693-1945
Carolramsey1@comcast.net

Secretary – Julie McPherson – 360-921-4536
Jade2171@aol.com

Show Committee Co. Chairs – Holly Barrett – 503-312-3086, roadapplegal@gmail.com
Jennifer Brandl – 320-248-0094, cmjennifer@aol.com

Scholarship Committee Chair – Newsletter –Eileen Parent

Fall Finale League Show

The show went very well with 94 rides over the two days. Lots of positive comments from the competitors.

Happy Winners
Improved outdoor warmup
New footing groomer
High Point Prizes

We held a social and meeting after the show on sat. Lots of members joined in and we had a very large group for our meeting.

 

SEPT.MINUTES

FVC Meeting September 29 (after day one of the Fall Finale)
Show is estimated to be profitable this year!

Executive Horse Council report: New ad for FVC will be in the 2019 booklet

Recent activities: Strawberry Social, Working Equitation were well received and probably repeat in 2019

Camp will be close to break-even, largely in part to the two grants. Nancy Hamilton suggested we write short testimonials which could be used in advertising next year.

Upcoming meetings:
October : elections, be sure to nominate others or yourself. To be held at Julie McPherson’s where we will also watch the World Equestrian Games.
November: ?

December: Christmas party at Katherine Graman’s, include gift exchange

Send Eileen Parent news items for the newsletters

Gifts of appreciation were given to Eileen and to Lea Stokes (who was not there). Gift certificates and beautiful potted mums. Everyone appreciated all their work for putting on camp.

Lorraine Nettles reported $315 in profit from our shirt fundraiser. Discussion was held regarding finding another design and setting up another shirt sale.

Julie will get the trailer serviced: valve stem, grease trailer jack.

Reminder: Renew ODS memberships now, they expire in October.

Show committee discussed ideas for increased attendance next year, including offering reduced fees for haul ins on day two (for those who show on both days).

Discussed creating a new FVC website. Also, announced the ODS website has been reworked, cleaning up contradictions and duplications.

NEXT MEETING – NOV. 9 th 6 pm

Short meeting,

show report

We need to elect officers for next year. Please nominate yourself or someone else for the following positions:

Pres.
V. Pres
Sec.
Treasurer

Newsletter person – hopefully someone who knows how to do that stuff better then me.

Please email me your nominations and if you are an officer and would like to run again ( or are willing) please let me know.

VIDEOS of the WORLD EQUESTRIAN GAMES !!

Time to renew your membership!!

CURRENT FVC MEMBERS AS OF June 1. ACCORDING TO THE ODS WEBSITE

If your name is not listed make sure you renew your membership or check with ODS.

Time to renew your membership!!

CURRENT FVC MEMBERS AS OF June 1. ACCORDING TO THE ODS WEBSITE

Jennifer Allen
Zoe Anne Arrington
Holly Barrett
Junnifer Brandl
Meg Brinton
Pam Burke
Christy Callendar
Dellane Colson
Sarah Diebert
Wendy Edgar
Maria Ernst
Sophie Ernst
Carla Christian
Kristin Gillis
Katherine Graman
Nancy Hamilton
Barb Hort
Nancy Koski – not amateur
Kim Lennox
Liz Lund
Rosemary Littleton

Nancy Connelly
Julie McPherson
Doloris Morgan
Lorraine Nettles
Rose Newman
Sheila Owens
Eileen Parent-not amateur
Carol Ramsey
Jordyn Shaw – Junior
Rajvinder Singerkhanee
Pat Spencer
Lea Stokes
Linda Stuckenschneider
Courtney Tasso
Barb Funk – not amateur
Mary Velardi
Claire Vesely
Kristi Walker
Kay Walters
Linsday Whitcher – Junior
Jessica Wisdom – not amateur

If your name is not listed make sure you renew your membership or check with ODS.

Time to renew your membership!!

PLEASE TAKE A FEW MINUTES – HIT REPLY AND LET US KNOW HOW YOU FEEL THINGS ARE GOING WITH THE CHAPTER

We have had a variety of meeting days to accommodate various activities and peoples schedules – Is that working?

How many meetings do you want – every month or occasional?

What activities do you want?

Suggestions for newsletter, like it, change it, add to it, don’t read it.

THANK YOU

USED TACK SALES

Sarah Diebert will be collecting used tack through out the year to bring to the used tack sale at theCCEHC tack sale at the fairgrounds or other used tack sales. year, Please save your used tack and get it to Sarah for future tack sales as a fundraiser for our chapter.

BUY/SELL/TRADE

New Item

Wendy Edgar is selling a 17.5” Toulouse Aachen Genesis dressage saddle. It has an adjustable tree and comes with the tools and DVD for that. Asking $1,200. Obo. More photos available. Contact at 360-686-4179 (landline, no texts) or nixter@earthlink.net.

 

 

 

 

 

MEET YOUR CHAPTER MEMBERS:
WE NEED BIO’S !!!!

The following members have not sent in bio’s yet and we would love to learn more about you!! Please send in a bio and selfie so everyone gets to know everyone else! Thank You!!

Zoe Anne
Rebecca B
Pam Burke
Kristin G.
Rosemary L
Vicki Mitchell
Sheila Owens
Mary Shulte
Reggie S
Linda S

Nancy Thorn
Barb Funk
Mary V
Kristi W
Kay W
Lindsay w
Jessica w
Christy Callendar
Pat Spencer
Courtney Tasso Kay Walters