Wendie started phasing in as the new caller for our club in the spring of 2022 when we sere finally able to safely dance again after our CoVid shutdown as Deb and Ray Schmidt were started to plan their move to Castlegar. She had shared teaching duties with our previous teacher, Ray Schmidt, for several years. Wendie first became interested in calling while helping teach beginner’s classes for the Travelling Squares club. She has attended caller schools in Victoria and at Circle Eight Ranch in Washington . In addition to teaching square dancing she also shared calling duties for the Sand Dollars Club in Parksville. She is a cuer for the Island Gems Round Dance club and has also choreographed and published several round dances. As well as squares and rounds she has been a line dance teacher for the Harbour City Seniors for many years.