They learned basic horse safety and how to care for a horse - brushing, cleaning the hooves, feeding, etc.
They painted horseshoes for souveniers:
And best of all, they got to ride a pony!
The pony that Vicki rode, King Arthur (Artie for short) was the
Unfortunately (yeah, right!) the ponies we had saddled up were too small for my co-leader and me to have a ride. I haven't been on a horse since I was 13, so I was okay with not making a fool of myself. Vicki did a great job, though (riding the horse, that is, not making a fool of herself!)
We're winding down the Girl Scout year right along with the school year. One more meeting, and a Rose Festival parade, and these girls will be Juniors!