HORSE of Connecticut in Washington will host a spring open house May 16 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Attendees will have a chance to meet Duke, a19 HD tall Belgian Draft horse that came to the 47-acre farm almost two years ago when he 7.

In addition, tours will be offered and pony rides for small children will be available from noon to 2 p.m. for a $5 per ride fee.

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