The Humane Organization Representing Suffering Equines (HORSE) of Connecticut, based in Washington, will offer a variety of events in the coming weeks.

Offerings include a spring open house, featuring pony rides for children from noon to 2 p.m., a boutique sale, a tack sale, an hourly tour and a silent auction, May 17 (rain date May 18) from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; volunteer days, featuring cleaning and fixing up the farm, grooming and walking horses, and lunch, May 31 (rain date June 1) and July 26 (rain date July 27); and a HORSE showing June 14 and Aug. 9 from 2 to 4 p.m.

For more information, call the 43 Wilbur Road farm at 860-868-1960 or visit