2007 – Steve & Peggy Schevis (MA)
Square Dance Leader and Vendor
Steve and Peggy have been Square Dancing for 41 years. During this time they have been members of the Lancers Square Dance Club where they served as Secretary and President of the club. They have been members of the Channeliers Round Dance Club, the Butterfly Rounds, and the Riverside Squares. Steve and Peggy have also served as the Exhibitor Chairpersons for the New England Square and Round Dance Conventions of 1978 in Danvers, MA., the 1998-1999 in Danvers, MA., and the 2000-2001 in Manchester, NH..
Steve proudly served in the US Navy from 1956 to 1960. Steve and Peggy are members of the St. Johns Church of Peabody, MA, where they served with lecturing of scripture for many years.
In 1976, Steve and Peggy started their own business, Majestic Badge, and it has been flourishing ever since. This tireless couple has exhibited at every New England Convention since 1979. Additionally, they exhibited at the National Square Dance Conventions for 12 years. Steve and Peggy have donated the badges for the New England Conventions for years. Their generosity and giving nature to the square dance community has been exceptional. They have a history of designing, producing and donating commemorative dangles and pins to square dance groups, their latest being the one of a kind Eastern District Square and Round Dance Associations 50th Anniversary celebration dangle.
We are privileged to recognize Steve and Peggys many years of devoted work on behalf of the square and round dance movement, by inducting them into the Square Dance Foundation of New England Hall of Fame.