About Us


The Quincy Saddle Club has been in existence for over thirty years.

The club is incorporated as a not-for-profit organization.

The goal of the Quincy Saddle Club is to encourage and promote care,

ownership, and enjoyment of the equine.


President – Leanne Reed
Vice President – Linda Link
Secretary – Sandy Koontz
Treasury – Carolyn Yates

Directors:

Diana Calvert
Nancy Campbell
Reita Klauser
Sandy Koontz  
Leanne Reed
Bruce Reinebach 

Membership

 


Are you interested in becoming a Quincy Saddle Club Member? 

   –    Annual Membership dues are $10 for single or $15 for family.
   –    Members receive a monthly newsletter with information on events and meetings.
   –   Monthly Trail rides are usually held the Saturday following the meeting. (Check the Events page for details.)

We try to keep activities going year round that will interest our members and help us all learn how to better care for and enjoy our equine friends. (Trail rides, lectures/clinics, cookouts and more!)

If you would like more information on our club,  please email us, contact one of the current club members, or just join us at one of our monthly club meetings.  We are always accepting new members!!   

If you are interested in becoming a member of the Quincy Saddle Club,  please complete the Membership Form and return it by one of the following methods below:

   –    Contact a member or a club officer
   –    Email to quincysaddleclub@gmail.com
   –    Mail to our post office box
   –    Just show up for a meeting

Saddle Club meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month.

We meet at 7:00 pm at the Adams County Farm Bureau Building at
330 S. 36th St., Quincy, IL, lower level

2019 Meeting Schedule

January 8th…………………….February 12th

March 12th…………………….April 9th

May 14th…………………………June 11th

July 9th……………………….August 13th

September 10th………………October 8th

November 12th……………….December 7th (Christmas Party /annual meeting)

 


 

Events

 


 

Monthly Trail Ride

Location:   Siloam Spring State Park
      Date:   August 17, 2019
      Time:   afternoon

Starting at 8 am we will be having a “Work Day.”  Members will be working on getting the trails cleaned up for the “Ride Around the Park, ” which will be held on our Fall Trail ride on September 21.  In the afternoon, there will be a club ride.

 

Please bring weed eaters with blades, lopping sheers, gloves and chain saws.  Bruce Reinebach will be the lead on this “Work Day.”  Meet with him at the equestrian campground at 8 am to get details on where work is needed.


“THANK YOU” Cookout

Location:   Adams County Fairground
      Date:   August 18, 2019
      Time:   6 pm – 8 pm

The club members decided to have a “THANK YOU” Cookout for all the members and non-members that volunteered their time to help provide gate coverage during the fair.  Please contact Linda Link if you volunteered so that we can get a headcount for this cookout.  Meal will be Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Potato Salad, Coleslaw, cookies, Lemonade, Tea, and water.  

Again THANK YOU to all the members and individuals that helped to achieve this yearly goal of the Quincy Saddle Club!!


 

Fall Trail Ride

The Fall Trail ride which will be held at Siloam Springs State Park will be September 20 – September 22.  More details to come on this event.


IDEAS:  Would there be anyone interested in doing a Scavenger Hunt?  Poker Run?  Looking for ideas to do as a club.  Submit ideas to email address quincysaddleclub@gmail.com.  

Education

We strive to always be growing in our knowledge of training and care of our horses as well as educating our members and community about these majestic animals.

Here are a few fun videos and tutorials we have shared at our monthly meetings.