ST. CLOUD - The 2017 Fine Arts Exhibit is on display at the Crossroads Shopping Center. The exhibits are designed to provide the Boy And Girls Club members an opportunity to develop their creativity and cultural awareness through visual arts.

Amiee Minnerath, the marketing manager for the Boys and Girls Club, said "Art has the ability to heal wounds".

The event has seen its numbers increase in recent years. Minnerath said “We placed a larger emphasis that our 18 locations submitted art throught the year, and to recognize has many kids as we can”.

This year there will be 275 pieces of art work by 230 different artists. The exhibits will be on display through Sunday January 22nd.