NEECA News -- JANUARY, 2022
Discussion on Equine Lameness Happening Tonight!
Dr. Caitlin Eaton from EquidDoc will be giving the second presentation in our 3 part Winter Lecture Series tonight, Jan.18th, at 7 p.m., via ZOOM. It's FREE for NEECA members. If you would like to participate, please follow this link to register. An invite to join the ZOOM presentation will be sent to you by 2 p.m. today. Any questions, please contact
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NEECA must submit our active membership list to Community Horse by February 28th. So if you would like to receive your free online subscription, please make sure you renew your membership by February 15th at the latest so that we have time to organize and submit our list. It's a GREAT NEECA benefit you don't want to miss out on!
Speaking of NEECA Membership Benefits.......

The following businesses and professionals support NEECA by offering special discounts to our members (current NEECA membership card most be shown to receive discounts):

MassHorse Magazine (free online subscription)
Hardwick Farmers Co-op (3% Off All Purchases, add'l 7% off on special Members Sale Days)
Horseback & Body Massage ($10 off, 413-320-7690 )
Family Pet Vet Service ($15 off annual exam, 978-249-4626)
Déjà vu Women's Consignments (10 % off, Main Street, Athol)
Orange Tractor Supply (10% off all HORSE supplies)
Mending Fences Animal Wellness (Discount off Massage + MagnaWave Treatment for your horse. $180 value, only $155 for NEECA members, 508-864-9840 )
Premium Home Inspection LI LLC ($25 off inspection, 413-378-8202)

Plus NEECA members receive special rates on certain NEECA sponsored events throughout the year.
Please "Save the Date" and join us!
NEECA General Membership Meeting
Wednesday, March 16th
Board hasn't decided whether this meeting will be in person, or via ZOOM. We may try to do it both ways. Will keep everyone informed as we get closer to the date of the meeting.
NEECA Work Day
Saturday, April 9th
(rain date - April 16th)
Every April we need to open up the park for the coming season and do a bit of sprucing up. The more volunteers we have, the more we get done. Please plan to stop up and help out for a few hours.
Support NEECA When You Shop!
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