Coming Events

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Holiday Diva @ Birchtown Stables

Trish Brosious and Michelle Eccles invite you to Holiday DIVA!  Come learn with your horse, hang out with your friends, and start the holiday season off right at beautiful Birchtown Stables November 21-24, 2019


  • Participating Riders receive -
    • Stall and Bedding for Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights.
    • Continental Breakfast and lunch on Friday and Saturday, Brunch on Sunday
    • Riding lessons Thursday and Friday, audit all riding lessons,
    • Entry in the Sunday Challenge Course and Group Ride Recap,
    • All unmounted group activities (yoga, art, meditation, Q&A's)
    • Add on lessons are available
  • Auditors receive -
    • Continental breakfast and lunch on Friday and Saturday, Brunch on Sunday
    • audit all riding lessons, Sunday Challenge Course and Group Ride Recap,
    • participation in all unmounted group activities (yoga, art, meditation, Q&A's)
  • Additional Options -
    • Horse and Human full body massage available with Ashleigh Evans. Schedule with her at Diva and pay her directly.
    • Saddle Fitting and Equine bodywork available with Audra McGough, schedule with and pay her directly. Call or text 570-709-1212. For saddle fitting and trials notify Audra of your interest before November 15.
    • Chair massages available Friday and Saturday with Tiffany. Sign up below under Diva Deluxe Add On Options. Pay Tiffany directly.
    • Reflexology with Kathy Jacobs Kingsley ( on Friday and Saturday. Sign up below under Diva Deluxe Add on Options. Pay Kathy directly.
  • Limited Participating Rider Spots available each day, complete registration must be received by Friday, November 15.

Diva Registration Form (on Mobile devices, check box appears ABOVE it's category)

Note: Please fill out the fields marked with an asterisk.

DEVELOPING SCHEDULE (check back for updates)

Friday AND Saturday 

Private and shared lessons available with Trish and Michelle 

Group lessons available (Drill Team skills with Trish and Carrying Flags with Michelle) 

Yoga and Chair Massages with Tiffany of Studio Be yoga

Reflexology, Young living oils and Neora Products with Kathy Jacobs Kingsley. See

Saturday AND Sunday

Instinctive Meditation with Berni K. See


Open to the public! Invite your family and friends 

Group Lesson Recaps

Challenge Course 

Diva marketplace 

Intro to Instinctive Meditation $15 per person


Sports Psychology for Riders

Articles by Janet Edgette Psy.D

Here are links to several (14) articles written by Dr Edgette in her column for Practical Horseman and The Chronicle of the Horse.

But I Might Ruin Her

The Price of Perfection

Dealing with the Parent who Yells

Don't Just Do It!

Irrational Fears

Lost on Course

Mom Likes Winning Too Much

Panic Attack!

Showing - Too Much Pressure!

Stop Taking It Out on Everyone Else!

Three Things Kids Never Tell Their Trainers

Training Teenagers!

Visualization Techniques: Not Always 2020

Why I Don't Teach "Relaxation"

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