Miles of Smiles seeks volunteers

3/18/2014

Volunteers are needed to help the Miles of Smiles Therapeutic Horseback Riding Program with its spring session. Miles of Smiles provides recreational horsemanship lessons for people with mental, physical and emotional disabilities.

Volunteers are needed to help the Miles of Smiles Therapeutic Horseback Riding Program with its spring session. Miles of Smiles provides recreational horsemanship lessons for people with mental, physical and emotional disabilities.

The spring session will run March 29 through May 3. Lessons will be conducted on Monday and Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings; volunteers can choose the class that best fits their schedule.

New volunteers must attend the training/informational meeting from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at 901 W. Maple St. Experience with horses and/or disabilities is not necessary to volunteer. A minimum of one hour per week is required of each volunteer.

For more information, call 260-9997 or (785) 639-2270.

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