Arrowhead Saddle Club

A family oriented horse club


Arrowhead Saddle Club of Indian Grove, Missouri

If you love horses and want to spend time with others who feel the same way, then you have come to the right place!  We have a large member base with a varied experience with horses.  If you have ridden all your life, want to show, or just play around, or are just beginning in your adventure with horses - we have something for everyone!

We have trail rides, camping trips, team sorting, fun shows, sanctioned shows and a rodeo!  All are welcome to participate - and who may even want to become a member!

 Browse our site and find out why we are one of the best ways to spend your summers


Starting January 01, 2014 there will be a Membership Board.  The board was established at the September meeting.  The membership board will be responsible for keeping records of the attendance of Arrowhead Saddle Club members attendance at club functions.
To maintain your Active Club Member status you  will be required to attend a minimum of four club functions.  These functions can be monthly meetings,work days etc. A club member must attend four functions from January 1st each year to rodeo time to be considered an active club member.  You will be required to be an Active Club Member in order to attend the rodeo at no charge. 


 Potential new members must be present and be presented by a current member in good standing at one meeting, then at the second meeting the current members will vote on membership acceptance.  The Potential new members are not to be present at the second meeting during the voting process


VERY proud to announce that our saddle club has raised $5000 to turn in to St. Judes, I'm glad to belong to a club that is so strong in raising money for such a great cause.


Arrowhead Saddle Club Minutes

April 25, 2018



The Arrowhead Saddle Club met at the arena.  President Matt Richardson called the meeting to order.


Mary Sue Nolke read minutes from March 2018 meeting.  Motion was made by Gary Clark to accept the minutes.  Candace Yoder 2nd the motion.  Motion passed.


Sydney Gladbach handed out and went over the treasurer’s report.  Gary Clark made motion to accept treasurers report as presented 2nd by Barry Vandeventer, motion passed.



Old Business


Matt Richardson reported that he messaged the North Western FFA Advisor, but he had not heard back from him yet.  Jenny Vandeventer mentioned that she had seen him at the grocery store and he said it sounded like something they would be interested in doing as long as it wasn’t during the Chariton County Fair.


Penny Bartholomew made the motion that we have a work day at the rodeo grounds on May 19th, just come whenever you can that day.  If it is raining that day, we will have it May 20th.  Sandy Noble 2nd the motion, motion passed.  We will be picking up sticks, mowing, weed eating, cleaning the cookshack and bathrooms.


Llenell Richardson made the motion that we have a Scavenger Hunt Trail Ride on Saturday, May 26th at 2:00pm and a barbecued chicken supper at 6:30pm.  Tim has volunteered to cook the chicken.  Everyone needs to bring a covered dish for the supper.  The club will furnish the drinks, table service and the chicken.   Sandy Noble will take care of the Scavenger Hunt items and route.  Jenny Vandeventer 2nd the motion, motion passed.  Everyone is encouraged to invite guests to the trail ride and supper.


Jimmy reported that he has the spraying for bugs for the rodeo lined up.


Mary Sue reported that she has the signed parking lease for this year back from Dale and Hilda.


Mary Sue reminded everyone to be working on selling rodeo ads.



New Business

Penny Bartholomew handed out Cowboy Connection flyers.


Gary Clark commented that the rodeo committee needed to meet fairly soon.  Mary Sue said Randy would be contacting the members of the committee and setting that up in the next week or so.


Reuben Yoder asked who took care of mowing the rodeo grounds.  Tim Rice responded that anyone is welcome to mow and weed eat the grounds.


Matt mentioned that we would also schedule another work day after Memorial Weekend to paint the fence by the road and the pens.  Barry said he still had the paint from last year. 



Upcoming/Potential/Wanted Club Activities


May 19th Work Day at arena –all day, come when you can (rain date May 20th)

May 26th Scavenger Hunt Trail Ride 2:00pm, chicken supper 6:30pm


Next Meeting

Llenell Richardson will do refreshments for next meeting.  Next meeting will be at the arena at 8PM May 23, 2018.  Motion made to adjourn by Sandy Noble and 2nd by BJ Vandeventer.  Motion passed.


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