Greenwell is committed to serving the Veterans who are a part of our community. We have served Charlotte Hall Veterans home for several years, and we took horses up to the home for a quarantine visit complete with masks and physical distancing. We have arranged charter boat fishing trips, provided […]
On May 5th, individuals will be coming together to show their support for their local communities and organizations world wide. On this day, we hope you will reach out to others to lend your strength and caring. Whether this is to a neighbor, a small business, or a local non-profit, […]
The Southern Maryland Agricultural Development Commission (SMADC) just posted a new video in their “Farms in Focus” video series. The “Farms in Focus: Equine Edition” runs 5:56 long and showcases Greenwell horses, staff and riders. We were so excited to be included in this spotlight! Watch Jenn Emmart, Manasa Iswara […]
Have you ever wanted to learn about carriage driving, but don’t know where to start? This event is the perfect place to find out more information. From which cart to purchase to how harnesses should fit, there is so much to learn. Join us on April 18th from 9am to […]
This year, you have the option of purchasing a t-shirt for Tie-Dye Day! It will be delivered straight to your camper on the day it is needed. Would you like a shirt also? We have them in adult sizes. You can purchase one for each member of the family!
Did you know that Greenwell offers carriage driving lessons? We teach all about harnessing, horses suitability to the sport, carts and carriages and so much more. You do not need any equipment or a horse; we provide it all. Our instructors are certified and knowledgeable about driving safety. Sign up for […]
Phil and the Southern Maryland Recreational Fishing Organization have volunteered their time, their expertise and their boats to Greenwell’s summer Fishing Camps for years, introducing area children to the excitement of fishing and encouraging a new generation of enthusiasts! They were highlighted recently in the Enterprise for their continued volunteer service […]
Scholarships to Camp Greenwell for the summer of 2018 were underwritten in part by a generous gift from Dr. Tom O’Shea and the staff at Academy Dental Care of Mechanicsville.
Want to try something new in 2019? We offer riding lessons for children and adults in both group and private settings. We also offer private carriage driving lessons for ages 14 and up. Whether you haven’t ridden in a while, or are getting on a horse for the first time, […]
Volunteers who join the Greenwell Family are motivated to enrich the lives of people in our community through our inclusive outdoor programs at Greenwell State Park. Volunteers should be able to work independently with a team mentality.
Greenwell’s weekend program for teens gives the chance to learn new skills that foster nature connection. Along the way, they will gain a sense of empowerment and independence. This is achieved through outdoor activities & fireside meals. Participants will learn teamwork, make friends, and come home tired and dirty.
We are a Horse Discovery Center as a part of the Maryland Horse Industry Board. These centers are carefully selected, licensed stables that are welcoming people of all ages and experience levels into their barns to learn about horses in a friendly and knowledgeable environment. Join us for Open Barn, our […]
Our Instructors are specifically hired and valued for these characteristics: They are welcoming and kind They teach in a non-competitive manner They allow you to ‘go at your own pace’ They can modify or adapt lessons to your requests or needs Many are PATH Intl certified The mission of PATH […]
Introducing our special session, Junior Carriage Driving! This is a 4 week session, for ages 10-14 years of age, where they will get to try Carriage Driving with one of our certified instructors. Registration is open through August 17th. Hurry, you don’t want to miss this limited session!
We are pleased to offer a specialized yoga class designed to address the needs of teens and young adults with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). This gentle class combines breathing techniques, yoga poses and relaxation in order to calm your child’s nervous system thereby improving overall health.
The Greenwell Foundation’s camp programs are outdoor day camps designed to be fun, adventurous and provide opportunities for all campers to make new friends and experience new things. Our highly trained staff and volunteers work to ensure that every activity is adapted to meet the needs of ALL campers by […]