Ojai Valley News photo by Holly Roberts
During the Montessori School of Ojai’s Day in the Country Saturday, Penelope Turner (right) has her face painted by parent and artist, Gina Braget. The event serves as one of the school’s fundraising sources and according to Patrice Magill the school’s financial administrator, approximately 350 people attended. The day featured games booths, animal attractions, a bake sale and raffle. Magill said the event helped raise approximately $5,000 that will be used to purchase shade structures for the school’s playground.
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