MOUNT CARROLL — Youth 8-18 years old by Sept. 1, 2016 are welcome to join the Driving Drafts SPIN Club, sponsored by the Carroll Co. 4-H.
Participants will learn about draft horses and their uses, and learn how to ground drive. You do not need to own a horse to attend. Draft horses will be provided.
The club will meet Saturday’s from 10 a.m. to noon on April 8 and May 13; and Mondays from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on June 5, 19, July 3, 17 and 31.
Location for most meetings will be 9822 Mill Road in Mount Carroll. No cost for current 4-H members to attend, $20 for non-4-H members.
A parent or guardian must attend the first meeting. Participants must wear closed toe shoes, such as cowboy boots or other hard surface leather shoes. Possible field trips to draft horse shows or farms.
For more information or to register, e-mail Leanne Rahn at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call the Carroll County University of Illinois Extension at 815-244-9444.