HOTMHC History

04/29/96: Letter from Tricia Jumonville & Barbara Crochet inviting Morgan owners to Organization Meeting

06/01/96: Organizational meeting, home of Tricia Jumonville, Austin, 19 in attendance. Rick Palmer elected President

07/13/96: Trail ride and club meeting at home of Diane Grover, Bastrop

08/96: Meeting at home of Kathy Bergman, Elgin

09/14/96: Trail ride and club meeting at home of Barbara Crochet, Thrall

10/19/96: Garage/Craft Sale and club meeting at home of Martie Kiely, San Antonio, Amy Glasgow assumed Presidency on resignation of Rick Palmer

11/09/96: Club meeting at Piney Dry Creek Campground, Bellville in conjunction with Pine Hill CDE where club members volunteered.

12/96: Christmas party and meeting at home of Tricia Jumonville, Jarrell

02/15/97: Club meeting at home of Tori Whittier, Converse with clinic on camping/trail riding by Rhonda Dietrich

03/22/97: St. Judes Trail Ride (10 mile) Marion with help from Greater Randolph Trailer Riders Association, collected over $4070.73 for charity

04/12/97: Bluebonnet Trail Ride at home of Amy Glasgow, Brenham

06/14/97: Annual Club meeting & Trail Ride at home of Barbara Crochet, Thrall. Parade Training practice followed trail ride. Rhonda Dietrich, President. Club decided to have only two general membership meetings per year (June Annual and December) with board meeting monthly (members welcome at Board meetings). Approved Club Logo designed by Amy Glasgow. Barbara Crochet interviewed by Horsetalke Magazine to be aired on 97.1 FM, Houston – arranged by HOTMHC Publicity Chairperson

07/97: HOTMHC Web Page up and running

07/04/97: Participated in Fourth of July parade, Schertz – 3 Morgans

07/12/97: Club board meeting, Peppertree Restaurant, San Marcos

08/97: Booth at Equestrian Market Days, College Station

08/09/97: Club board meeting & Trail Ride, Lake Somerville, Nails Creek

09/06/97: Fun/Schooling Show, Kirk Dallas, judge, at Ryan Ranch, Blanco 24 horses entered

09/97: HOTMHC sponsored Morgan Exhibit at State Fair of Texas

09/20/97: HOTMHC unit in Sisterdale Sesquicentennial Heritage Parade – 5 Morgans

10/11-12/97: Trail Ride at Hill Country State Natural Area, Bandera

10/18/97: Club participated in S.I.R.E. Ride & Drive-a-thon, Moss Rock Farm, Montgomery

12/13/97: Christmas party & meeting at home of Ellen Foster, Devine

02/12-15/98: AMHA Convention held in San Antonio, HOTMHC Booth and stallion service raffle

04/26/98: Open Barn at The South Farm of Gerald & Kathe McGinnis, Jarrell

06/13/98: Trail Ride & Drive at home of Kathy O’Brien & Joe Llanes’ Limerick Stables, Fayetteville. Advertising for first time in HOTMHC Directory

08/16/98: Club and board meeting and pool party at home of Lisa & Benjy Cox, Elaine McIntyre, President

08/22/98: Club participated in Equestrian Market Days, College Station

09/12/98: Board meeting

09/98: HOTMHC presented Ice Cream Social at Pin Oak Charity Horse Show, Katy

09/98: Booth at Pine Hill CDE, Belleville plus club members volunteered

10/12/98: HOTMHC unit in Floresville Peanut Festival Parade – 7 Morgans

10/17/98: HOTMHC 3 horse entry in S.I.R.E. Ride and Drive-A-Thon, Moss Creek Farm, Montgomery

12/12/98: Christmas party at home of Garnet Dale, Floresville, historical Morgans in Texas presentation by Jeanne Thomas

01/22-24/99: HOTMHC Booth at Tetra, Belton. Whipporwill Vermont demonstration Morgan.

02/06/99: Board meeting at home of Susan Wootton, Helotes

02/06-21/99: 2 Morgans on exhibit at Horse Educational Center at the San Antonio Livestock Show and Rodeo

03/27/99: Annual Fun Show, Seguin, Tom Sauer, Judge, Lisa Cox Chairperson 20 Morgans & 21 non-Morgans entered

04/24/99: Board Meeting & Trail Ride at ranch of Tom Edwards, Bertram – 5 Morgans

06/12/99: Annual club and board meeting at home of Gail Robertsone, Bellville. Elaine McIntyre President

07/03/99: Participated in Schertz Fourth of July Parade – 8 Morgans

07/17/99: 5 HOTMHC Members rode in Lone Star Distance Trail Riders trail ride at Pedernales Falls State Park

08/14/99: Club board meeting, grooming demonstration by Kathy Llanes and deck party at home of Tom & Lois Sauer, Montgomery

10/09/99: Club board meeting at home of Elaine McIntyre, Converse

12/11/99: Christmas party & Christmas Cookie Bake-Off at home of Gerald & Kathe McGinnis, Jarrell

01/14-16/00: Club Booth & Demonstration, TETRA Convention, Belton – 8 Morgans

02/05/00: Club board meeting at home of Nancy Stuhl with apparel style show, youth group program (9 attendees) and Adult Horsemastership discussion

02/05-20/00: 4 Morgans participated in the San Antonio Livestock Exhibition and Equine Classroom

03/00: HOTMHC Trail Ride at Sam Houston National Forest, Houston area – 4 Morgans, total 15 horses

03/25/00: Annual Fun Show, Seguin – youth group had pizza party with set up crew, Diane McNamara, Judge; Lisa Cox Chairperson

04/29/00: Club board meeting and Bar-B-Que at home of Jim & Mary Ann James, Marion

06/14/00: Annual meeting at home of Lisa & Benjy Cox. Kathe McGinnis, President

07/04/00: Participated in Schertz Fourth of July Parade – 5 Morgans

07/22/00: Club board meeting at Matt’s El Rancho restaurant in Austin

08/12/00: Horsemastership session for adults and youth put on by David & Sandy Hadley - 17 participatants at Ryan Ranch

11/04/00: Horsemastership & Youth Program session held at Ryan Ranch – 6 participants

12/09/00: Christmas Party and meeting at home of Patty D/Andrea, Georgetown

01/20/01: Equine Massage Clinic by Rachel Hairston at home of Barbara Crochet, Thrall – 20 attended.

03/17/01: Annual Fun Show, Seguin, John Green judge, Elaine McIntyre, Chairperson – 78 horses entered

04/14/01: McKinney Roughs Trail Ride – 3 Morgans

2/01: Annual meeting and board meeting at hom of Jim & Mary Ann James, Marion. Bruce Sprecher, President

07/14/01: Driving Fun-Day at the home of Nancy Stuhl, Cibolo – 8 Morgans

07/04/01: Participated in Schertz Fourth of July Parade – 8 Morgans

10/20/01: Board meeting and trail ride at home of Barbara Crochet, Thrall – 13 Morgans (3 youth riders)

12/08/01: Christmas Party and meeting at Ryan Ranch, Blanco

01/19/02: Guadalupe State Park Trail ride – 5 Morgans

02/09/02: Bandera State Park Trail Ride – 1 Morgan

03/16/02: Fun Show at Seguin Fairgrounds, Gigi Norris, Judge, David Hadley Chairperson

04/13/02: Club meeting & Wildflower Ride at McKinney Roughs State Park

06/08/02: Annual meeting & Bar-b-que at home of Kathy & Joe Llanes, Fayetteville. Lisa Cox, President

07/20/02: Flood cleanup at ranch of Catherine Tull-Linton, Sabinal

08/24/02: Board meeting at Equestrian Market Days, College Station

10/19/02: S.I.R.E. Ride-A-Thon at 71L Trails in Cat Springs – 3 Morgans

11/09/02: Booth and demonstration at Lone Star Equine Rescue Equine Festival, Seguin – 6 Morgans

11/16/02: Board meeting and trail ride, home of Robert & Stephanie Heinrich, Marion

12/14/02: Christmas Party at home of Claudia Smith in Houston

02/06-09/03 HOTMHC Club members (& 6 Morgans) participated in Equus America in Houston in conjucntion with members of The Texas Morgan Horse Club

02/15/03: HOTMHC Trail Ride, 71L Ranch, Bellville

02/22/03: Board meeting at Kruez’s Market, Lockhart

04/12/03: Fun Show, Kirk Dallas, Judge, Kathe McGinnis, Chairperson, San Antonio Rose Palace