Awards

The Distinguished Service Award was established in 1997 to officially recognize Excellence, Dedication and Outstanding Achievement in the advancement of the Square Dance, Round Dance and/or Clogging activity by Dancers, Callers Cuers and Leaders in the Province of New Brunswick (NB). The first Awards were presented in 1998.  The Award(s) are presented annually, in May, as part of The Federation of Dance Clubs of New Brunswick’s Annual Awards Dance. Information on the recipients is included in the Fall issue of The Journal each year.

Click here for the Distinguished Service Nomination form/criteria.

Distinguished Service Award Recipients:

Year

2017 Charles & Marion Green, Miramichi  John Eldridge, Sharon Kingston Eldridge & Alessandra Eldridge French Lake
2016 Bruce & Donna Russell ,Williamstown  Erma Price, Fredericton
2015 Gary & Maybelle Pomeroy, St. Stephen  Richard & Traude Goodick, Jemseg
2014 Doug & Bonnie Leaman, Tantramar  Dirk & Marg Adamson, Burnt Church
2013 Ruth & Laurel Lawrence, Fredericton  Peggy & Bob O’dell, Hampton
2012 Esther & Doug Wilkes, Saint John Barb & Mel Weeks, St. Stephen
2011 Bryan & Belinda Spires, St. Andrews Don & Clare Jones, Moncton
2010 Gerry & Bev O’Hara, Fredericton,  Margaret Hebert (Deceased), Fredericton
2009 Laurie & Ruth Bishop, Fredericton  Darrell & Eldora Thomas, Fredericton
2008 Jim & Pat McLean, Clifton Royal Cyril & Glendine Webster, Moncton
2007 John & Barb Rathburn, Grand Bay-Westfield Alice LaRochelle, Kingston Peninsula
2006 Chris Ayres & Edie Hoar, Moncton Sonny & Erma Black, Sackville
2005 Beth & John Dickinson, Amherst, NS (Moncton, NB) Garfield & Eleanor Dee, Oromocto
2004 Brenda & Reid Currie, Beaverdam Ron & Barb Lowe, Quispamsis
2003 Alan & Doreen Clays, Saint John Reg & Marjorie Henderson, Moncton
2002 Al & Helen Kingston, Fredericton Nan Leger, Moncton
2001 George & Joan Peabody, Moncton Charlie Holt, Petitcodiac
2000 Bill & Marion Kirk, Grand Bay Rolla & Charlie Ross, Moncton (retired to Point Prim, PEI)
1999 Joan (Pittaway) Rogers, Moncton Bill & Phyllis Clark, Sussex
1998 Bob & Fran Dunham, Moncton Ed & Ruth Garnett, Oromocto