La Jolla Art & Wine Festival celebrates 10 years in style
Founder Sherry Ahern estimates that the 10th anniversary of her
Ahern was still counting the proceeds as the Light went to press, Tuesday. However, she estimates the profits raised — mostly through sponsors, donations, artist fees, a silent auction and sales from a wine and beer garden — should allow her to gift at least $40,000 for art programs to each of four local public schools: La Jolla Elementary, Bird Rock Elementary, Torrey Pines Elementary and Muirlands Middle School. (That would top last year’s record donation of $32,500 each.)
The Light was on hand to help mark La Jolla’s decade of decor, capturing several fun and poignant moments for posterity.
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