Past Events2023-09-14T13:31:35-07:00

Highlights of Past Events

16th Annual Sustainable Santa Monica Student Poster Contest Celebration!

By |May 23rd, 2024|Categories: Community, Poster Contest, Uncategorized|

Congratulations to the winners and participants of the 16th Annual Sustainable Santa Monica Student Poster Contest, presented by the City of Santa Monica and Sustainable Works. This year’s theme, Celebrating 30 Years of Sustainability in Santa Monica, educated students about the City of Santa Monica’s many accomplishments since adopting [...]

Common Ground Screening & Panel Discussion

By |March 18th, 2024|Categories: Community, Film, Uncategorized|

Thank you for attending the Environmental Documentary Screening of Common Ground on March 12th presented by the City of Santa Monica, LA Food Policy Council and Sustainable Works! We had a good panel discussion with experts in sustainable farming and food. The panel included John Roulac, Co-Producer Common Ground [...]

All Shades of Green Mixer

By |December 5th, 2023|Categories: Business, Community, Zero Waste|

40 people gathered at HGA, a green certified business, to mix and mingle over libations and delicious catering provided by Kafe K. The All Shades of Green Mixer provides businesses with an opportunity to network, receive updated information on resources, and have fun! Existing green businesses are also encouraged [...]

Free Landscape Rebate Event

By |August 24th, 2023|Categories: Community, Landscape|

Presented by the City of Santa Monica and Sustainable Works Save Water and Money Learn How You Can Save Water & Money with Santa Monica’s Landscape Rebate Programs*: Up to $6,000 in Single Family rebates Up to $10,000 in Multi-family rebates Up to $20,000 in Business rebates [...]

15th Annual Sustainable Santa Monica Student Poster Contest Celebration!

By |May 25th, 2023|Categories: Community, Poster Contest, Uncategorized|

Congratulations to the winners and participants of the 15th Annual Sustainable Santa Monica Student Poster Contest, presented by the City of Santa Monica and Sustainable Works. This year’s theme, Together, Let's Create a Community Full of Kindness, Dignity and Equity, reinforces the importance of treating each other with kindness [...]

2023 Sustainable Quality Awards

By |May 17th, 2023|Categories: Uncategorized|

Congratulations to the 2023 Sustainable Quality Award Winners GRAND PRIZE Shore Hotel Veo Excellence in Economic Development and Social Responsibility OsteoStrong Excellence in Stewardship of the Environment Diana Ralys Skin Health Over 90 people gathered on April [...]

Fixing Food Film Screening

By |March 21st, 2023|Categories: Community, Film|

Thank you for attending the Documentary Screening of Fixing Food on March 15th! We had an amazing panel discussion with three wonderful woman and learned a lot about preventing food waste, indigenous food and bugs. As always, our goal is to educate and follow that education up with action. [...]

Reflection: A Walk with Water Film Screening & Panel Discussion

By |November 21st, 2022|Categories: Community, Film, Uncategorized|

Thank you for attending the Environmental Documentary Screening of Reflection: A Walk with Water on November 17th! We had an amazing panel discussion with Emmett Brennan, the film's Writer and Director, Sunny Wang, Water Resources Manager, City of Santa Monica and Andy Lipkis, Project Executive of Accelerate Resilience L.A. Tracy Quinn, [...]

Eating Our Way to Extinction Screening & Panel Discussion

By |June 3rd, 2022|Categories: Community, Film, Uncategorized|

Thank you for attending the Eating Our Way to Extinction Screening and Panel Discussion on June 1st presented by the City of Santa Monica and Sustainable Works. We had an amazing panel discussion with Christine Tran, Executive Director LA Food Policy Council, Dana Ellis Hunnes, Vegan/plant-based Dietitian, UCLA Professor, & [...]

14th Annual Sustainable Santa Monica Student Poster Contest Celebration!

By |May 24th, 2022|Categories: Community, Poster Contest, Uncategorized|

The City of Santa Monica along with Sustainable Works would like to congratulate the winners and participants of the 14th Annual Sustainable Santa Monica Student Poster Contest.  This year’s theme, Do Your Part, Be Water Smart, educated students on the importance of water conservation and inspired them to use art [...]

The Ants & the Grasshopper Virtual Screening and Discussion on Environmental Equity

By |March 25th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Thank you for attending The Ants & the Grasshopper Screening and Discussion on Environmental Equity event on March 22nd presented by the City of Santa Monica and Sustainable Works. We had an amazing panel discussion with Zilanie NyaGondwe, Director Institute for the Conservation of Nature and Raj Patel, Co-Director of [...]

The Story of Plastic Film Screening & Panel Discussion

By |November 19th, 2021|Categories: Community, Film|

Thank you for attending the Environmental Documentary Screening of The Story of Plastic on November 17th! We had a great panel discussion with Dianna Cohen, Plastic Pollution Coalition CEO & Co-Founder and Co-Executive Producer of The Story of Plastic, Chris Celsi, Resource Recovery & Recycling Manager with the City [...]

Organics Collection and Food Recovery Webinar

By |March 23rd, 2021|Categories: Business, Community, Zero Waste|

Organics Collection and Food Recovery: Guidance on complying with State Laws Thank you for attending the Organics Collection and Food Recovery Webinar on March 17th! Over 60 viewers tuned in to the live presentations from the City of Santa Monica’s Resource, Recovery and Recycling Division, Sustainable Works Green Business Program [...]

2040 Virtual Screening and Panel Discussion

By |March 5th, 2021|Categories: Community, Film, Uncategorized|

Thank you for attending the Environmental Documentary Screening of 2040 on March 3rd! Almost 200 viewers tuned in to watch the virtual screening and panel discussion and left feeling very inspired and that they learned a lot.We had an wonderful and fun panel discussion with the film's Writer/Director Damon Gameau [...]

Kiss the Ground Screening & Panel Discussion

By |November 21st, 2020|Categories: Community, Film, Uncategorized|

Thank you so much for participating in the Kiss the Ground online Film Screening and Panel Discussion presented by the City of Santa Monica’s Office of Sustainability and the Environment and Sustainable Works. Almost 300 viewers tuned in to watch the virtual screening. We had a wonderful panel discussion with [...]

12th Annual Sustainable Santa Monica Student Poster Contest Winners!

By |June 5th, 2020|Categories: Community, Poster Contest, Uncategorized|

The City of Santa Monica's Office of Sustainability and the Environment along with Sustainable Works would like to congratulate the winners and participants of the 12th Annual Sustainable Santa Monica Student Poster Contest.  This year's theme For Work, School or Play, Travel the Sustainable Way, educated students on the [...]

The Biggest Little Farm Screening and Q&A with Farmer John Chester

By |April 27th, 2020|Categories: Community, Film, Uncategorized|

Thank you so much for participating in The Biggest Little Farm Film Screening presented by the City of Santa Monica's Office of Sustainability and the Environment and Sustainable Works.We had an amazing online Q&A with Emmy-winning director John Chester who has been a filmmaker and television director for the last [...]

The Game Changers Film Screening

By |March 6th, 2020|Categories: Community, Film, Uncategorized|

Thank you for attending The Game Changers documentary film screening on February 26th! Executive produced by James Cameron, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jackie Chan, a UFC fighter’s world is turned upside down when he discovers a group of world-renowned athletes and scientists who show him that most of what he’d [...]

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