Jun
3
Jun 4

Doors Open Halifax

Come join us on June 3 and 4 for Doors Open Halifax! Tour the barn, visit the horses, and learn about our history. Visitors can watch our Saturday morning rides and on Sunday morning, see our riders prepare for their Prince Philip Games! Both Saturday and Sunday at 3:00pm there will be a Musical ride practices in the outdoor ring! 

https://doorsopenhalifax.com/bengal-lancers/

May
13
5:30 pm17:30

Musical Ride Practice

  • Halifax Junior Bengal Lancers

Our summer musical rider performances are almost upon us which means that our riders are hard at work practicing! The public is more than welcome to come watch our mounted (horseback) practice this Saturday at 5:30pm in the outdoor ring (rain will mean there won't be an outdoor practice).  

May
1
4:00 pm16:00

NSEF Educational Bursary Application Deadline

The NSEF Educational Bursary Program is a financial Bursary funded by the NSEF to assist NSEF members attending a post-secondary educational institution. All complete applications must be received by 4:00 pm on May 1st . 

https://www.horsenovascotia.ca/Calendar?View=List&Year=2017&Month=04&MoreInfo=11031&Date=2017-05-01

May
1
3:30 pm15:30

Salmon River Camp - Applications due

Applications for Salmon River camp are due on May 1st. Please drop them off, with a deposit, to the office. Please note: Salmon River camp is only open to our junior members. 

Apr
10
8:30 pm20:30

Adult Beginner Course starts

Our adult beginner course will start on April 10th at 8:30pm. Unfortunately, registration is now closed and all spots have been filled. Please contact the office if you wish to be added to the wait list for the autumn adult beginner course starting in September. Email office@bengallancers.com

Mar
26
10:00 am10:00

Rider Level Written Test

  • Museum of Natural History

Members choosing to participate in rider level testing will complete the written portion on Sunday, March 26th at 10am at the Museum of Natural History. 

Mar
20
2:00 pm14:00

Summer Camp - Registration opens

On March 20th, we will be opening registration for summer camp. Throughout July and August, there will be six separate weeks of camp for children aged 8-12. Registration will be first come, first served. To be added to the notification list, please email office@bengallancers.com

Mar
13
Mar 17

March Break Camp

March Break riding camp will run March 13-17, however, our registration is now full. We will be running summer camp through July and August. Please email office@bengallancers.com to be notified when registration opens. 

Mar
7
Mar 11

Online Silent Auction

We are hosting an online silent auction so all of our community members can have a chance to bid on some great items (see minimum bids). See our Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/HalifaxJrBengalLancers/posts/1995418407352278

Bid on these great items by placing your "bid" in the comments section. The auction will CLOSE ON WED, MARCH 8 at 3:30pm and the highest bidder will come to the barn to pay and pick up their item! 

1. National Basketball Championships, Doubleheader, 1pm and 3:30pm games, Final 8 - March 11, 201, 
- 6 tickets for Scotiabank box (can buy all six or pairs) - value $600, minimum bid $75/pair

2. Cecilia Concert tickets (four), Applause package (tickets to any concert in regular 2017-2018 season), $108 value, min bid $50

3. Solid granite vanity top with undermount sink (choice of pre-cut standard [up to 48”] solid granite with porcelain sink) from Nova Tile & Marble co., value $600, min bid $200

4. Winter Wonderland Family Pass (5 people) Sat or Sun starting Nov 25, 2017, Hfx Forum, value $75, min bid $25

5. $100 Walt Disney Travel voucher, $100 value, min bid $25

6. Very Irresistible Givenchy perfume - 50ml, still in plastic wrapping, $89 value, min bid $25

7. House of Moda necklace, $49 value, min bid $15

8. Black leather Mont Blanc iphone case (early iphone series), $60 value, min bid $20

Don't forget that the proceeds from this silent auction help us to maintain our historic building and the horses!

Wine and Cheese Evening
Mar
3
7:00 pm19:00

Wine and Cheese Evening

  • Saint Mary's Boat Club

We are hosting a Wine and Cheese evening at Saint Mary's Boat Club. The event will help us continue fostering a deep sense of community and will act as a fundraiser. There will also be a silent auction stocked with great items. All Lancer parents, friends, adult riders, and alumni are welcome! Tickets can be purchased for $20 in the barn office (includes one glass of wine, door prize ticket, and nibbles)! Email office@bengallancers.com for more information. Donations for the silent auction will be gratefully received. 
 

 

Jan
15
8:30 am08:30

Erin MacQuarrie Clinic

Lancer members are welcome to come watch the Erin MacQuarrie's clinic this Sunday at the barn. The first ride starts at 8:30am and the last at 6pm. 

We are very pleased that Erin will be joining us! 

 

Oct
2
1:00 pm13:00

Lancers Open House

It's getting close to that time of year with our upcoming Open House which is a free event for the general public. Join us on Sunday, October 2 from 1pm- 4pm. We will be performing The Musical Ride around 1pm, and Pony Rides and Barn Tours to follow. Join us for a fun filled family time. This is your chance to get an a look a our non-profit club in downtown Halifax that was established in 1936.

Sep
16
Sep 18

Restless Pines Gold Show

September 16 - 18, 2016

A number of horses and riders will be competing at the Fall finally that weekend in Hammonds Plains.

Jul
17
7:00 am07:00

HJBL Downtown Horse Show

  • HJBL

Lancers' 25th annual Downtown Horse show! Once a year we invite horses from all over the province to come join us in the city for a fun, friendly competition. Spectators are welcome, and there will be a canteen on site. 

Jul
7
Jul 10

Restless Pine Gold Show

  • Restless Pines

Lancers will participate in a horse show at Restless Pines in Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia. If you are interested in participating sign up in the Lancer lobby.

Jul
3
12:00 pm12:00

Lancer Summer Training Show

  • HJBL

Our last in-house training show before the new Downtown Horse show! Training shows have been  wonderful for our new riders and old riders alike to showcase their riding skills.

If you are interested in participating sign up in the Lancer lobby.

Jul
1
12:30 pm12:30

Musical Ride Performance

We will celebrate Canada day this year with a Musical Ride Practice in our own paddock conveniently located across from the citadel where people will be congregating to watch the Canada Day parade. We’re hoping for a great turn out!

Jun
18
12:30 pm12:30

Owls Ridge Training Show

  • Owl's Ridge Farm

Owl’s Ridge Farm in Grand Desert N.S. is opening their doors to outside competitors for a series of shows this year. Lancers will attend this event with a select group of horses and riders. If you are interested in participating sign up in the Lancer lobby.

Jun
13
Jun 27

2016-2017 Registration Open for Members

The 2016-2017 riding schedule will be available in early June along with the proposed ride list. Current Lancer junior and adult members will be able to sign up for the fall beginning on June 13 ending on June 27.

 

 

Jun
6
Jun 30

Registration for Fall 2016 Junior Beginner and Adult Beginner Courses

A new 12 week Junior Beginner Course will start in the fall. Course dates are September 13 to December 3 (Tuesdays at 5:30 pm and Saturdays at 1:30 pm)Registration will open on June 6th. Enrollment will be limited to eight riders on a first come, first served basis. Children must be at least eight years old to enroll in the Junior Beginner Course. 

There will also be a new Adult Beginner Course starting in the fall. Course dates are September 12 to December 5 (Mondays at 8:30 pm). Enrollment will be limited to six riders on a first come, first served basis.

Note that our beginner courses fill up quickly, but we do maintain a waiting list.

Dates of the courses will be posted towards the end of May. 

Registration Steps are as follows:

1. Go to the appropriate link on our website and request more information on the course you are interested in registering in:

Junior Beginner 

Adult Beginner 

2. The HJBL office will email you the appropriate registration form with waiver. Please fill it out, being sure to sign the forms and return them to Lancers' office along with a $50 deposit to hold a spot in the class. Full payment is required before the course begins.

 

Jun
5
10:00 am10:00

Doors Open Halifax

Lancers is pleased to participate in the Doors Open Halifax event to be held on June 4 & 5th from 10 am - 4 pm.

This event is hosted by The Doors Open Heritage Society, and will see buildings in Halifax and area open their doors to the public for free and invite the public to view interiors not usually accessible. Lancers is excited to be opening its barn doors as part of this event. Click this link for more information on Doors Open Halifax.

Note that there will be a musical ride practice between 3:00 and 4:00 pm both days of the Doors Open event.

Riders will have lessons on Saturday during the event but will be required to tack up/down in the stalls as there will be no horses on the cross-ties while people are touring the barn.

Jun
4
10:00 am10:00

Doors Open Halifax

  • HJBL

Lancers is pleased to participate in the Doors Open Halifax event to be held on June 4 & 5th from 10 am - 4 pm.

This event is hosted by The Doors Open Heritage Society, and will see buildings in Halifax and area open their doors to the public for free and invite the public to view interiors not usually accessible. Lancers is excited to be opening its barn doors as part of this event. Click this link for more information on Doors Open Halifax.

Note that there will be a musical ride practice between 3:00 and 4:00 pm both days of the Doors Open event.

Riders will have lessons on Saturday during the event but will be required to tack up/down in the stalls as there will be no horses on the cross-ties while people are touring the barn.

May
29
12:30 pm12:30

Coveside Training Show Jumper Day

  • Coveside Stables

Coveside Stables in Chester, NS are hosting a jumper training show. Lancer riders who are interested in participating should contact the office at 902-423-6723.

May
28
12:30 pm12:30

Coveside Training Show Hunter Day

  • Coveside Stables

Coveside Stables in Chester, NS are hosting a hunter training show. Lancer riders who are interested in participating should contact the office at 902-423-6723.