HORSE of Connecticut in Washington will offer a volunteers and adopters picnic Aug. 20 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

A rain date of Aug. 21 is set.

The organization was established in 1981, and moved to its permanent home on Wilbur Road, in 1995

Staffed by a team of volunteers, HORSE has saved over 700 horses and maintains an ongoing commitment to educating the public regarding horse care.

This event is open to all past and present volunteers and adopter.

For more information, call 860-868-1960 or visit