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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.

AGM TIcket Purchase


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 Feb. 21, 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-1:00 PM-Transportation to offsite facility (Box lunches served)
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). 
Other itmes include:
World Equestrian Games Dressage Ticket package for 2
Worled Equestrian Games Driving Ticket package for 2
Mackinaw Island weekend give away with Maraynke Alexander
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