Volunteers are needed to help the Miles of Smiles Therapeutic

Horseback Riding Program with its fall session. Miles of Smiles provides

recreational horsemanship lessons for people with mental, physical and

emotional disabilities.

The fall session will run Sept. 23 through Oct. 31. Lessons will be

conducted on Monday and Thursday nights and Saturday mornings, and

volunteers can choose the class that best fits their schedule.

New volunteers must attend the training/informational meeting at 2

p.m. Saturday at 901 W. Maple St. Experience with horses and/or

disabilities is not necessary to volunteer. Volunteers must be 14 or

older, or accompanied by an adult. A minimum of one hour per week is

required of each volunteer.

For more information, call 260-9997 or 271-4925.