A Message From Your First Vice President

TQHA Convention and Awards Banquet
February 26-28, 2016

We will be holding our board meetings, and youth, amateur, and general session meetings at the Nashville Shores events center located at4001 Bell Road, Hermitage, TN  37076 

There are several furnished lakeside cabins available for rental. The cabins sleep 6 and the cost is $135 and that includes taxes. There are also lakefront RV spaces available, you may bring your horse trailer or camper. The cost is $60 lakefront, $55 pull-through, $50 other spaces. These spaces include electric, water, sewer, wi-fi and cable.


Please call (615) 889-7050 x 234 or reserve online at to reserve a cabin or RV space. The office will be closed December 18th-January 4th for the holidays but you may still book online. They require 50% paid when you book and the other 50% when you arrive, please tell them you are with TQHA. I would suggest booking these as soon as possible to guarantee.

Saturday Meeting Schedule:
9:00-10:30 Amateur Meeting
10:30-12:00 Youth Meeting
12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00-2:00 Committee Meetings
2:00-4:00 General Session Meeting

The awards banquet will be held on the General Jackson in Nashville, TN on Saturday, February 27th. This is about 15 miles from Nashville Shores and is an easy drive. The cost is $85.09 per ticket and is due February 1st. Please make check payable to TQHA and send checks to:

Jennifer McGrath
3 Horseshoe Bend

Bell Buckle, TN  37020

  you will be given $20 toward your General Jackson ticket if you attend the amateur meeting on Saturday.

YOUTH MEMBERS: you will be given $30 toward your General Jackson ticket if you attend the youth meeting on Saturday.

**Please pay the $85.09 and you will be reimbursed at the meetings on Saturday morning by your respective organization.

The schedule:
6:15 Board Ship and Begin Buffet Dinner

7:00 Cruise Begins
7:30-8:30 Awards Banquet in Private Room aboard General Jackson

8:45-9:45 Entertainment provided by General Jackson
10:00 Cruise ends

I hope you will join us for a weekend of business, fellowship & celebration!!

Jennifer McGrath

Making a Difference for TQHA
We are excited to announce that Tennessee Farmers Co-Op is renewing their corporate sponsorship for 2015.  As the official horse feed supplier for TQHA, we are grateful for their continued support of our organization.

You have the chance to earn an extra donation for TQHA just by purchasing quality horse feed. The program this year is even simpler than last.  Just collect your proof of purchase seals from bags of Pinnacle Horse Feeds and mail them to the address listed below.  All seals should be in an envelope or bag and clearly labeled "TQHA."

Bulk feed purchases of Pinnacle will count, too.  Just submit your invoices as proofs of purchase.  Each ton of bulk feed counts for 40 seals.

Co-Op will pay TQHA $1 for every proof of purchase, up to $2000.

Seals and/or invoices should be mailed to:
TN Farmers Co-Op
Attn:  John Houston
180 Old Nashville Hwy
La Vergne, TN  37086


We hope you will take part in the program.  And the next time you are in your Co-Op store, please thank them for their generous support.

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