CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 18, 2006
Today Jazz festival: The 12th annual Irvine Jazz Festival features more than 70 high school bands and combos, plus professional musicians. Food, booths and music clinics will also be available. Free. 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. 4321 Walnut Ave. (949) 936-7000. African art: Christine Mullen Kreamer, curator of the National Museum of African Art at the Smithsonian Institution, discusses many aspects of African art. $15. 1:30 p.m. 2002 N. Main St., Santa Ana. (714) 567-3600 or www.bowers.