2017 Art Fest attracts 250 students, families

More than 250 students and their families participated in AOK's 3rd annual Art Fest at World/Achieve Academy in Oakland on March 25. Some 150 students were first-timers with kids attending from 14 different schools.

The event featured hands-on art projects designed by local artists including clay sculptures, mural painting, face painting, kaleidoscopes and coffee filter flowers.

Safeway Foundation underwrote the event and also provided healthy snacks and drinks.