Barn Volunteers

Barn volunteers must be at least 6 years of age. Barn volunteers DO NOT work with students or horses. They are allowed to be present during lessons and may be asked to retrieve games for the student but may not side-walk with the student or lead the horse unless acting as a trained Level 1-4 volunteer.

The duties of a barn volunteer may include but are not limited to:

  • Cleaning arena, tack room, classroom and stall areas
  • Cleaning tack (i.e. saddles, bridles, bits, etc.)
  • Volunteering for fundraising activities (i.e. Sunrise 5K, 4H Fair, 4th Street Fair, Christmas in the Depot District, etc.)
  • Helping with advertisements
  • Assisting in volunteer recruitment
  • Answering phones