Calendar

Check out this page for the CALENDAR of EVENTS!

If you are a facility or group and would to have Mane in Heaven visit, please call Jodie at  847-477-7825 or email maneinheaven@yahoo.com for more information.

CLICK ON THIS LINK FOR A VIDEO ABOUT MANE IN HEAVEN VISITS:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qhQIPNo-sLQ

2014 EVENTS

(RESERVATIONS for 2014 visits have filled up fast.  Please call us if you are interested and we will see if we can accommodate a visit)

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October 5 (Sun) 10:30am-12 noon: Visit at Deer Path, Huntley IL (12500 Regency Parkway, Huntley IL). Deer Path of Huntley is the only affordable assisted living community for adults 22 to 64 with physical disabilities in the northwest Chicago suburban area. The community is located in the Village of Huntley. Deer Path combines the opportunity to enjoy residential apartment home living with the availability of personal assistance, help with medications, and a variety of convenience and support services. We had such a wonderful visit last year and can’t wait to visit again~

October 5 (Sun) TIME 12:30-2:30pm Visit at GiGi’s Playhouse for their Anniversary Celebration, Hoffman Estates IL (2350 W. Higgins Rd, Hoffman Estates IL, near Route 59 and 72 intersection). We are THRILLED to be invited to the GiGi’s Playhouse 11th Anniversary Celebration.  Gigi’s Playhouse has numerous Down Syndrome Achievement Centers throughout the country. Serving children and adults of all ages, each Playhouse provides educational and therapeutic programs at no charge to families and in a format that individuals with Down syndrome learn best. All programs aim to maximize self-confidence and empower individuals to achieve their greatest potential.   www.gigisplayhouse.org

October 12 (Sun): TIME 10:30-12 noon WINGS: Women in Need Growing Stronger (domestic violence safehouse; location will not be disclosed)

October 18, 2014 (Sat) 8:30 Race start: 2nd Annual Mane in Heaven 5K Trot-A-Thon  Rosegate Equestrian Center, Lake in the Hills.  See our dedicated website page. Here is the link to register  for runners/walkers/wheelers (it’s not too soon!): https://www.signmeup.com/site/online-event-registration/98991 . If you would like to be a sponsor for this event, please call the Race Director Jennifer Chernak at 847-561-6207.

October 26, 2014 (Sun) TIME TBD: Marklund “Run, Walk and Roll 5K”  Geneva, IL    

November 2 (Sun) 1:30-3pm: Halloween Party w/Children’s Hospice/Journeycare  Barrington IL

November 9, 2014 (Sun) TIME & LOCATION TBD: Military/Veterans Celebration  (in honor of Veterans Day 11/11)

November 16 (Sun) 10:30-12 noon: Visit at Lexington Health Care Center of Lake Zurich. Our minis will visit the residents of Lexington Health Care Center of Lake Zurich which offers a full range of short-term and long-term nursing and rehabilitation services. These include short-term rehabilitation, sub-acute services, intermediate and skilled care, hospice care and respite care.

November 23 (Sun): Chicago Wolves Game at the Allstate Arena, Rosemont IL (the 2014-2015 calendar is not out yet so date may change). Come join our minis at the Allstate Arena for some horsey love and stay for the Chicago Wolves, the champions of the 2014 Midwest Division of the AHA, American Hockey League. http://www.chicagowolves.com  

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No visits weekend of November 29 and 30th: Happy Thanksgiving!

December 6, 2014 (Sat): Time TBD: Donald Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont: Operation North Pole (www.operationnorthpole.org)

 

2014 PAST EVENTS

(CLICK on the picture to enlarge; LIKE our Facebook page Mane in Heaven for MANY more pictures of each event!)

2/23/14 HUNTLEY BUSINESS/”FURREVER FRIENDS” PET EXPO,  Huntley IL (and the first “mini”van ride!)

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4/27/14  JIMMINY CLIPPERS DOG WASH/HORSE CLIPPING FUNDRAISER Palatine IL

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5/1/14 ARLINGTON PARK KICK-OFF/FLASH MOB Chicago IL (we are Arlington’s 2014 Partner Charity!)

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5/10/14  THE MOORINGS Arlington Hts IL

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5/18/14  KIRK SCHOOL/NSSEO WALK & WHEEL-A-THON Palatine IL

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5/25/14 ARLINGTON INTERNATIONAL RACECOURSE  Arlington Hts, IL

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5/31/14 ADOLLORATA VILLA FAMILY DAY, Wheeling IL

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6/8/14 GIGI’S PLAYHOUSE 5K at the SEARS CENTRE, Hoffman Estates IL

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6/15/14 MARKLUND CHILDREN’S HOME, Geneva IL

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6/20/14 CLEARBROOK “FUN FEST”, Rolling Meadows IL

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6/21/14 HISTORIC METHODIST CAMPGROUNDS, Des Plaines IL

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6/28/14 WILLOW CREEK “SPECIAL FRIENDS” FISHING DERBY, Barrington IL

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7/6/14 LITTLE ANGELS, Elgin IL

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7/19/14 FRIENDSHIP VILLAGE, Schaumburg IL

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7/26/14 PET PARTNERS TESTING (11 new registered teams!)

8/2/14 NWSRA (Northwest Special Recreation Association)  Rolling Meadows, IL

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8/8/14 MANE EVENT w/ARLINGTON PARK Arlington Hts, IL

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8/16-8/17/14 FESTIVAL OF THE HORSE AND DRUM Kane County Fairgrounds, St. Charles IL

8/24/14 THE GARLANDS OF BARRINGTON  Barrington, IL

8/31/14 ARLINGTON PARK  (ARLINGTON INTERNATIONAL RACECOURSE)  Arlington Hts, IL

9/6/14 PRINCETON POINT PLAZA “Back to School” EVENT  Lake in the Hills, IL

9/7/14 MISERICORDIA  Chicago IL

9/13/14 ALLSTATE FAMILY DAY  Northbrook IL

9/21/14 THE LUTHERAN HOME  Arlington Hts IL

9/27/14 TAMARACK RETIREMENT COMMUNITY  Palatine IL

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2013 PAST EVENTS

5/15/13 CUBS GAME at WRIGLEY FIELD:  Our first fundraiser and a beautiful night in Chi town.

           

5/19/13 PET PARTNERS TESTING:  The Board of Directors and our horses Mystery, Turnabout and Lunar passed testing w/Pet Partners.  We now have registered therapy horses!

    

6/15/13 SALUTE TO OUR MILITARY AND VETERAN FAMILIES at Palatine Township

    

6/22/13  HISTORIC METHODIST CAMPGROUNDS, Des Plaines IL

         

6/29/13 “WILLOW CREEK COMMUNITY CHURCH “SPECIAL FRIENDS” FISHING DERBY, Barrington IL

    

7/7 /13 ARLINGTON PARK INTERNATIONAL RACECOURSE, Arlington Hts. IL

    

7/14/13 SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS BASEBALL GAME, Schaumburg IL

    

7/21/13 LITTLE ANGELS, Elgin IL

    

7/28/13  THE GARLANDS, Barrington IL

    

8/3/13 MARKLUND HOME, Geneva IL

    

8/10/13 THE LUTHERAN HOME, Arlington Hts, IL (1st elevator ride for Lunar and Mystery!)

    

8/17/13 TAMARACK RETIREMENT COMMUNITY, Palatine IL

    

8/24/13 CLEARBROOK COMMONS, Rolling Mdws IL

    

9/8/13 MISERICORDIA FAMILY FEST  Chicago, IL

    

9/14/13   BARRINGTON HILLS POLO CLUB  Barrington Hills, IL

    

9/22/13  PET PARTNERS TESTING:  12 new handler teams!

 

9/28/13 REHABILITATION INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO: Chicago IL

    

10/5/13 SADDLERS ROW Palatine IL  tent sale

 

10/6/13 WINGS (Women in Need Growing Stronger; domestic violence safe haven)

10/13/13  ”The Hills Come Alive”  Barrington Hills Fest  

    

10/19/13 5K Trot-a-Thon (see the 5K page)

10/27/13 LAKE BARRINGTON WOODS  Barrington, IL

    

11/3/13 The SPRINGS of CRYSTAL LAKE  Crystal Lake, IL

    

11/10/13 ALDEN LONG GROVE Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center, Long Grove IL (Jenella’s 1st elevator ride!)

    

11/17/13 PET PARTNERS TESTING

11/24/13 DEER PATH of HUNTLEY, Huntley IL

    

12/7/13 OPERATION NORTH POLE (www.operationnorthpole.org)

    

 

 

2012 PAST EVENT

10/2012  MAIN STAY THERAPEUTIC RIDING, Richmond IL  (our first outing…thank you Main Stay for inviting us!)