Square Dance Caller & Teacher
Johnny Wedge started square dancing in 1958 with the Friendly Folks Square Dance Club of San Antonio, Texas. He enjoyed it so much that he immediately went to caller’s school with Marshall Flippo and C.O. Guest and graduated in 1959.
As a member of the US Air Force, Johnny was subject to numerous assignment changes but still had time to form the Friendly Folks of Chelsea, MA Square Dance Club in 1962 and was their caller until 1964.
Johnny and Barbara were married on
After his discharge from the Air Force, Johnny and Barbara returned to
Johnny and Barbara, with all of their commitments, found time to be Presidents of the Tri-State Callers Association from 1991 and 1992, and the Chairman of the New England Council of Callers Associations in 1995 and 1996. Currently, Johnny and Barbara are the Chairman of the CO-Operation Committee.
It is a privilege to recognize their many years of devoted work on behalf of the square and round dance movement, by inducting them into the Square Dance Foundation of NE Hall of Fame.