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Piedmont Arts Honors Supporters at Clyde Hooker Awards, June 7

Piedmont Arts will honor Dr. Joan Montgomery and Ridgeway Signs for their support of Piedmont Arts and the arts in Martinsville-Henry County at the Clyde Hooker Awards on Thursday, June 7, 2018 at the museum.

Named in honor of J. Clyde Hooker, Jr., the Clyde Hooker Award is given annually by Piedmont Arts in recognition of individuals and businesses for their support of the museum and other arts and cultural organizations in Martinsville-Henry County. This marks the 15th year that the museum has honored recipients with the award.

“It is a privilege to be able to honor Joan Montgomery and Ridgeway Signs with this year’s Clyde Hooker Award,” said Executive Director Heidi Pinkston. “A former President of the Piedmont Arts Board of Directors, Joan has been a major supporter of the museum for many years. She has served on the Piedmont Arts scholarship committee for 10 years, served as chair of the Dancing for the Arts committee since the event’s inception and has worked tirelessly on this a…

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