Green Prize for Sustainable Literature Awards and BLUE Screening Photos

Thank you for joining us for the Green Prize for Sustainable Literature Awards and screening of BLUE!

This event was presented by the City of Santa Monica's Office of Sustainability and the Environment, the Santa Monica Public Library and Sustainable Works. We hope you enjoyed the event and we encourage you to take action to protect our oceans. We would very much appreciate it if you would fill out this very short SURVEY. It shouldn't take more than one minute.

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(Photos Courtesy of Kathleen Murphy)


Green Prize Committee members Jen Ullrich and Jeff Schwartz. Blue Director Karina Holden chats with fellow panelists.


SW staff member Natalie Perez-Regalado and volunteer Molly McGee at check in. Samohi students attend the event.


SW intern Catherine McDonald passes out prize drawing tickets. 2019 Green Prize for Sustainable Literature Award winning books.



City of SM Office of Sustainability and the Environment's Shannon Parry introduces the Green Prize. Blue film reminds us of the actions we need to take.



Panelists answer quesitions after the film. Green Prize Book winners L to R: Edward Lee Goldstein, Susan Davis and Lombardo Mejia


The panel L to R: BLUE Director Karina Holden, Nancy Shrodes, Ren Ostry and moderator, Belinda Waymouth


Thank You!