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2018 FHANA Annual General Meeting

Thu February 22 - Sat February 24, 2018

2018 FHANA Annual General Meeting 

Mt. Pleasant, MI hosted by the Michigan Friesian Horse Club
Event Cost & Deadline  February 14, 2018

$125/per person-includes all portions of event

$50/per person-if attending the Saturday evening Awards Banquet only

Select your registration choice below. You may also pay by check or phone the FHANA office at 859-455-7430.

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Host Hotel
Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort
6800 Soaring Eagle BLVD
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858
Phone: 989-775-7777
Group name: Friesian Horse Association of North America
Room rate: $139.00 (Cutoff Jan. 31, 2018)
Airport options:
Detroit Metro-156 miles to Soaring Eagle
Grand Rapids-98 miles to Soaring Eagle
Tri Cities Airport (MBS)-36 miles to Soaring Eagle
Lansing Capital City Airport-73 miles to Soaring Eagle


Schedule of Events:

Thursday February 22nd

4:00 PM-6:00 PM Registration-Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort

6:00 PM-8:00 PM Welcome Reception

Friday February 23rd
7:30 AM-8:30 AM Continue Registration/Continental Breakfast
8:30 AM-8:50 AM Welcome-Jack Vanderkooy, President
9:00 AM-9:50 AM Wisconsin Large Animal Rescue
10:00 AM-11:50 PM Petra Zeelen/Mechteld Jonker-Bio-mechanics between Horse & Rider
12:00 PM Coach Buses depart for offsite facilty-Box lunches will be available upon departure
1:00 PM-5:00 PM Horse Demonstrations with Petra Zeelen/Mechteld Jonker/Wisconsin Equine
Saturday February 24th
7:00 AM-8:15 AM Member Council Meeting (All Chapter Presidents or Representative invited)
8:30 AM - 9:20 AM KFPS Representative-KFPS Executive Director Ids Hellinga
9:30 AM-10:20 AM Tracey Mohnke & Dr. Nicole Rambo-Nutritionist "How to get the most out of your feeding program"
10:30 AM-11:50 AM Doeke Hoekstra-Successful use of frozen and fresh cooled semen
12:00 PM-1:00 PM Lunch provided w/ registration
1:00 PM-1:50 PM Round Table Q & A with speakers
2:00 PM-4:00 PM Annual General Meeting
6:00 PM-11:00 PM FHANA Awards Banquet & Silent Auction
Auction Items:
The following stallion breedings have been donated; Date 477 Sport, Tonjes 459 Sport, Monte 378 Sport, Iron Spring Farm (pick one of the 4: Brend 413 Sport, Meinse 439, Teade 392 Sport, or Tjalbert 460), Leyendekker Friesians (pick one of the 2: Sibald 380, or Jisse 433 Sport), Alwin 469 (Frozen Semen) Wybren 464 Sport, Thorben 466. 
Other itmes include:
World Equestrian Games Dressage Ticket package for 2
World Equestrian Games Driving Ticket package for 2
Tulip Time Festival with the DeBoers
Gerard Paagman Experience in British Columbia
Live Foaling Experience with Ruth Page
One Night stay at the Soaring Eagle Resort & Casino
Young Living Farms Experience