Horse and Animal Programs
Ride and Learn at Sweet Meadow Farm

Sherborn , MA

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Sherborn, Massachusetts

All Horse and Animal Programs

Summer Programs

  • Summer Camp: Three Summer Camp programs are waiting for your child. In all three programs, children get hands-on experience with a variety of barnyard, small animals and miniature horses and learn how to care for them.
    At the Summer Horseback Riding Camp each student gets an additional hour long one-on-one private riding lesson on one of our well-trained horses every day. Ages 4-13, Camp runs from Monday - Friday, 9am-3pm.
    At the Summer Pets and Ponies Camp, each student gets an additional pony ride on one of our gentle horses each day. Ages 4-13, Camp runs from Monday - Friday, 9am-3pm.
    The Summer Barn Buddies and Jr. Farmers Camp is for the youngest and each student also learns how to plant and take care of a garden. Ages 4-10, Camp runs Monday - Friday, 9am-12pm



     

After School Programs

  • Saddle Club is a 2.5 hour drop-off class for ages 6-12. It's a program for horse and animal lovers including a hour long one-on-one riding lesson on one of our gentle and well-trained horses. Students also spend time with our variety of barnyard and small animals, learn how to care for them, feed them their dinner and put them to bed.

  • Pets and Ponies is a 2.5 hour drop-off class for ages 5-10. Beginner horsemanship for true animal lovers including caring and learning about a variety of barnyard and small animals and a pony ride on one of our well-trained and kid-friendly horses. Children also get to feed the animals their dinner and put them to bed.

  • Advanced Barn Club is a 2.5 hour drop-off class for ages 10-15 that is designed for children who are able to walk, trot and canter a horse. It includes a one hour riding lesson to fine tune their riding skills and learn how to jump, as well as how to fully care about a horse and how much work goes into having a horse. Students also get to spend time, learn and play with our variety of barnyard and small animals.

Additional Programs

  • Mini Riders, a 45 minute Mommy & Me class for 2 to 5 years old, is designed to introduce your child to the world of ponies, miniature barn animals and friendly small animals.

  • Barn Buddies is a Saturday 1.5 hour drop-off class for 4 to 12 years old animal lovers! Children get to interact with our variety of barnyard, small animals and miniature ponies as well as learn how to care for them.
  • School Vacation Programs: On no school days or early release days, Sweet Meadow Farm offers Day Programs to spend time with our animals and horses.
     
  • Pony Rides, bring your child (4-10 years old) every Saturday from 11am to 1pm.


Exotic Animal Adventure

1-6 years old - Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday @ 10:15-11:00am.

*Please note: The program does not run during June, July and August due to the Summer Programs. It will begin again the second week of September. 

A great hands-on animal science experience for children who love animals! 

Just-your-size friendly and well trained animals like miniature cows, miniature horses, miniature goats, sheep and deer are perfect for them!

Children will learn to feed, groom, and care for our friendly barnyard and exotic animals (including a wallaby, tortoise and emu), as well as our small animals (rabbits, guinea pigs, gerbils and ferrets). After they brush and groom one of our mini horses they will then have the option to have a pony ride! They will also have access to our bird room where they can hold and feed our friendly birds in a safe environment. All this is in our brand new insulated and heated barn!

The cost of the class includes one child and one parent only.

      
 
   
 

Sign up for the whole month on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays. Please sign-up in advance, spaces are limited!

*Please note: The program does not run during June, July and August due to the Summer Programs. It will begin again the second week of September.

Cancellation Policy: Full payment is due at the time of registration. Sweet Meadow Farm does not give credit and/or refunds if participants miss or cancel any of the Programs’ classes.

 


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