The Mono Lake Committee’s ninth annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival in Los Angeles is only three weeks away! This year we are hosting three screenings of the festival: March 11 at the Sierra Madre Playhouse in Sierra Madre, March 12 at the Monica Film Center in Santa Monica, and March 13 at the Downtown Independent in downtown Los Angeles. (more…)
The Mono Lake Committee’s Wild & Scenic Film Festival in Los Angeles is a fundraiser for the Committee’s Outdoor Education Center program, which connects students living in Los Angeles to the source of their water.
Sponsorship and raffle donations help us make this life-changing program possible for these students. (more…)
We hope you are planning to submit your Mono Lake and Mono Basin photos for the 2021 Mono Lake Calendar jury selection this year. The deadline is Wednesday, October 31, 2019, and you can find submission information here.
We encourage you to submit high-quality photographs that you feel best capture the spirit of the Mono Basin’s geological and ecological wonders. To be selected for inclusion (more…)
Don’t miss your chance to enter the 2019 Free Drawing! If you haven’t yet entered the Mono Lake Committee’s 2019 Free Drawing fundraiser, there is still time. Make sure to send in your tickets by September 30 to be eligible to win the early-bird prize—an iPad mini. Otherwise, tickets must be received by December 10 to be eligible to win all of the other prizes.
Every year the Free Drawing fundraiser has an amazing selection of prizes. This year is no exception with nearly two dozen excellent packages and items. You could win (more…)
The Mono Lake Committee hosted our eighth annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival in Pasadena and Santa Monica this past March.
Each year Committee staff migrate to Los Angeles to bring a selection of inspiring films to our friends and members on the southern end of the Los Angeles Aqueduct. This year marked (more…)
Thank you to everyone who entered the 2018 Free Drawing—your donations help us protect and restore Mono Lake! Congratulations to the winners, and a huge thank you to the generous businesses and organizations who donated prizes.
The iPad Mini 4 went to Marta Beryt of Fresno. Mono Basin retreat: Ross & Evelyn Kay Oswald of Glendora. Mammoth & June Mountain ski pass: (more…)
Buy your ticket now so you can join us in early May halfway up Mammoth Mountain … for the eleventh Andrea Lawrence Award Dinner!
Andrea Lawrence Award Dinner
5:30 pm on Friday, May 3, 2019
Parallax Restaurant, McCoy Station
Mammoth Mountain Ski Area
This year we’ll present the Andrea Lawrence Award to Los Angeles community leader Elsa Lopez, who engaged her organization, Mothers of East Los Angeles–Santa Isabel, in the successful implementation of (more…)
The Mono Lake Committee Bookstore & Information Center is in good shape these days—not only are the floors freshly refinished, but we also have a gallery filled with new artwork from the talented Stephanie Martin.
Stephanie is a painter and printmaker who lives along the California coast. Her artwork pays homage to the diversity and fascinating design of plants and birds. It is especially fitting to display Stephanie’s artwork here in the Committee gallery (more…)
The countdown for the Mono Lake Committee’s Wild & Scenic Film Festival in Pasadena and Santa Monica is underway! If you haven’t bought your tickets yet, there is still a chance to save 20% on tickets using the promo code MONOLAKE through tomorrow, February 28th.
In just a few days Committee staff will be braving the LA freeways to make it to our members, prospective members, and movie-goers in Santa Monica and Pasadena. If you’ve already bought your tickets—great! Get ready to take in the 13 inspiring and (more…)
The Mono Lake Committee Information Center & Bookstore will be closed this Thursday, January 31st for our annual inventory count.
We will resume normal winter hours on Friday, February 1st—open 9:00 am to 5:00 pm every day. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and hope to see you all after the inventory count is complete!