Olympic National Park Open House Aug. 29
In celebration and gratitude for area communities’ support and collaboration during the 75-year history of Olympic National Park, Superintendent Sarah Creachbaum invites the public to an open house at the Olympic National Park Visitor Center.
“We’ve been very honored by the outpouring of congratulations and well-wishes during the park’s 75th anniversary year,” said Olympic National Park Superintendent Sarah Creachbaum. “We hope our neighbors and fellow community members will stop by the open house so that we can honor and thank them for their years of support for Olympic National Park.”
Members of area communities are warmly invited to stop by the Olympic National Park Visitor Center between 5:30 and 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 29. No formal remarks or presentations are planned, but Superintendent Sarah Creachbaum and other members of the Olympic National Park staff will be on hand to greet and thank all attendees. Olympic National Park was established 75 years ago, on June 29, 1938, when President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the bill that founded the park.
As defined in the bill establishing the park, the purpose of Olympic National Park is to: