Wow. ThismorningwhenI went out tofeed thehorses,theair hadthecrispfeel &
smell ofautumn! WhileIdonot lookforwardtodarker,shorter days,it doesmeanthe
beginningofour so-desperately-hoped-for rainyseason. Bring it!We didget alittle yesterdaymorning,just a teaser whereIlive,inElkhorn, but somereal, actual rainfell in other places. Gladly,it fell over theKingfirearea,hopefully turningthetidefor the containment ofthat nightmare.
FuneventscomingupinOctober includingour Pt.Reyescampout 9-12,aday ride on the26th at SkylineRidge&Woodside’sannual Dayof theHorseon the11th.Hope that y’all havenot put upyour poniesalreadyfor thewinter &will comeout &attendsome oftheseevents!
Someother thingsthatweareworkingonarenominationsfor theBoardfor next year (pleasesubmit your nominationstomembersofthenominatingcommittee) andthe Christmasparty. Thisyear’sChristmaspartycommitteeconsistsofmyself,DebMeans, CarrieCarr & Patti Garcia. Ideasandsuggestionscanbesubmittedtoanyofus. The partywill beat Bocci’sCellar inSantaCruzonDec. 6. Thisshouldbeafunvenue!
It isalsotime tostart thinkingaboutour calendar for next year. Remember that our ride calendar meetingwill beinDec.&thecalendar will befinalizedinJan. Ifyou haveany ideasfor anewspot for aday rideor acampout,wewant tohear it!
Another itemtomentionis that the lastmeeting it wassuggestedthat wechangeour campout inNovember back toLakeSanAntonioasagestureofsupport for their decision tokeepLosRoblesopen. ThosedatesareNov.6-9 Thesuggestionwas discussedandvotedon,somarkyourcalendar for LSA, our last campout oftheyear.
And, finally,Iwantedtogivey’all infoon theair ambulance insurancethatyoucanbuy
for$45-$50per year. Thecompany isCalStar andtheyareon thewebat calstar.org.
Editorsnote: Seenext pageforSyd’sinformationonCalStar
OK,that’sall theblatherI havefor now. Hope toseeyousoonout on the trail or anyplaceelsefor that Matter!
Happy trails! Prayfor rain!