The Parkland Area Alberta Dressage Association's Annual General Meeting and Year-End Awards is coming up!WHEN:~ 1 p.m. Saturday February 1, 2020 for the Annual General Meeting & Elections of Officers~ 2:30 p.m. Year-End Presentations for Scholarships and High Point Awards~ 3 p.m. Guest Speakers Christina Seidel & Lindsay Seidel-Wassenaar on the topic 'The Future of Dressage - Help us brainstorm the role PAADA can play in the evolution of our sport and provide value to our members from casual amateurs to compettitive FEI riders'WHERE:~ Penhold Multiplex - Subway Room, #1 Waskasoo Ave, PenholdFrom Hwy 2 take Penhold - Hwy 42 exit, head west to Waskasoo Ave, turn south.Please join us for the afternoon to support PAADA and grow central Alberta's dressage community for the 2020 season!We welcome all to become involved and share your ideas of fun, creativity and inclusivity for the PAADA community!Cheers and look forward to seeing you at PAADA's AGM & Year-End Awards gathering!Suzanne Hanley-HawkingsPAADA Chair
2019 Show Season Wraps Up!!
The 2019 show season is now behind us and for many, it was a very busy season. I hope you have all enjoyed some successes for yourself and your equine partner. If there were disappointments along the way, remember that is how you grow - learning from your mistakes. Chances are, if they happened in the show ring, you won't repeat them!!
Now is the time to get your year-end forms in, so gather up your score sheets, pull together clinic & lesson expenses and look on the PAADA Forms page for the following:
~ SCHOOLING SHOW HI-POINT AWARD APPLICATIONS - Due Nov 15th - 3 scores from 3 shows. Send to Cheryl Coates
~ RECOGNIZED SHOW SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION - Due Nov 15th - $250 to highest average scoring Jr & Sr. Send to Suzanne Hanley-Hawkings
~ PAADA EDUCATION SUBSIDY PROGRAM - Due Nov 15th - Claim lesson & clinic training expenses back! Send to Rebecca Cade.
Christmas Social!! PAADA is going to be hosting a PAADA member's Christmas Social! Watch for information being emailed soon and also posted on our PAADA Facebook page!!
PAADA's Annual General Meeting will be held in February and we welcome everyone to come out, learn more about PAADA, enjoy a guest speaker and cheer on the high point dressage winners from the Parkland Area Schooling Shows of 2019.
Cheers and I look forward to seeing you at the PAADA functions!