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HAC seeking art award nominations

2019 Hannibal Arts Council Paragon Award winners are, from left, Michael Chlebanowski, Frank North (representing the Not Ever Ready for Prime Time Players), Bella Erakko, Gale Rublee, Susan Humphries and Jane Griffen (representing the Mark Twain Chorale), Gail Bryant and Megan Rapp (representing the Hannibal Convention and Visitors Bureau). Not present was Ruth Garner, winner of The Ultimate Paragon. 
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HANNIBAL | The Hannibal Arts Council has invited the community to submit nominations for its Paragon Art Awards to celebrate excellence in the arts and recognize the contributions to the arts community by volunteers, individuals, art projects/programs, artists, art educators, organizations and business leaders. Nominations are due by Aug. 14, 2020.
Award categories for nominations are: Leadership in the Arts (Art Project/Art Program) – Presented to an arts project/art program that has made a meaningful impact in Hannibal; Leadership in the Arts (Individual) - Presented to an individual(s) who has contributed to the arts in Hannibal through volunteerism, participation, support and commitment to the arts; Leadership in the Arts (Business/Organization) - Presented to a business/organization that has contributed to the arts in Hannibal through volunteerism, participation, support and commitment to the arts; and The Ultimate Paragon - Presented to an individual, business or organization that has contributed above and beyond the call of duty to make the arts in Hannibal succeed and thrive.   
To submit a nomination for any or all categories, stop by the Hannibal Arts Council or contact HAC at 573-221-6545 or findit@hannibalarts.com.

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