Book Launch and Author Talk with Special Guests.
WALLACE J. NICHOLS presents Blue Mind TUE, JUL 22, 7:00pm MLK JR. AUDITORIUM
Dr. Wallace J. Nichols celebrates the nation-wide release of his new book Blue Mind: The Surprising Science That Shows How Being Near, In, On, or Under Water Can Make You Happier, Healthier, More Connected, and Better at What You Do.
A book sale and signing follows.
Santa Monica Public Library, 601 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica CA 90401
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date: July 7, 2014
Contact: Robert Graves, Public Services Librarian
Phone: (310) 458-8635
Santa Monica, California – Santa Monica Public Library welcomes author, scientist and advocate Dr. Wallace J. Nichols for the launch of his new book Blue Mind on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. in the Main Library’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Auditorium, 601 Santa Monica Blvd.
Dr. Nichols, or “J” as his friends and followers more commonly know him, is a scientist, wild water advocate, community organizer, author, and dad. Through his daily work and now, with the publication of Blue Mind: The Surprising Science That Shows How Being Near, In, On, or Under Water Can Make You Happier, Healthier, More Connected, and Better at What You Do, “J” seeks to inspire in his fellow man a deeper connection with nature and encourage us all to seek out inventive solutions to pressing issues. “J” is well known for his inspiring TED Talks, his efforts to save sea turtles, and his enthusiasm in advocating for the wonder of water. This program is co-sponsored by the Heal the Bay Foundation and Santa Monica’s Office of Sustainability and the Environment. A book sale and signing follows the author’s presentation.
This program is free and open to all. Seating is first come, first served.
The Santa Monica Public Library is wheelchair accessible. For special disabled services, call Library Administration at (310) 458-8606 at least one week prior to event. The Main Library is served by Big Blue Bus routes 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 9 and 10. Ride your bike. Bicycle parking racks are available at the library. For more information on Santa Monica Public Library programs, visit smpl.org or contact the Santa Monica Public Library at (310) 458-8600.
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