Coming Soon: A New Chapter Begins at Eastern National On July 1, Eastern National stores at National Park Service sites will begin operating under the name America’s National Parks! Part of our strategic priority to increase brand awareness, the new name will better tell our story of what we do and who we are to the millions of park visitors we..
Introducing Passport To Your National Parks® Single Stickers Visitors asked and we listened—Passport To Your National Parks® Single Stickers are now available at 11 pilot locations! The new Passport® Single Stickers are individual, self-adhesive stickers that have select park photos and interpretive text that aren’t available in the annual Passport To Your National Parks commemorative..
Highland Lighthouse Tours Resume for 2019 Season Visitors to Cape Cod National Seashore will once again be able to climb the 69 steps to the top of Highland Lighthouse in 2019. A rehabilitation project was initially projected to cause the lighthouse’s closure for the duration of the season, which runs from April through mid-October. Read..
Eastern National Managers Head “Back to Base Camp” Over the winter, EN hosted a multi-day, interactive training in Orlando for field managers and staff who work directly with our store operations. The theme of the training—Back to Base Camp—was reflected in sessions that encouraged attendees to think broadly about EN’s strategic plan and consider the..
Eastern National Welcomes Susan Schroeder to Board of Directors Eastern National’s Board of Directors elected a new member during its winter board meeting. Susan Schroeder joined the board for a six-year term effective February 12, 2019. Read more… 2018 Eastern National Annual Employee Awards Announced Eastern National’s annual awards highlight excellence in performance..
EN Hosts 25th Anniversary Commemoration for Vietnam Women’s Memorial Last month Eastern National was proud to host a series of poignant events commemorating the 25th anniversary of the dedication of the Vietnam Women’s Memorial. Over the course of Veteran’s Day weekend, thousands of people came to the National Mall from all over the country to honor the service and..
Passport To Your National Parks 2019 Photo Contest Winners Announced Eastern National is proud to announce the 2019 winners of the Passport To Your National Parks® photo contest. The contest is open to National Park Service employees and Volunteers-In-Parks. Ten photographs of national parks are selected and featured on the Passport To Your National Parks commemorative stamp set. Read more… Eastern National,..
Eastern National, Wright Brothers National Memorial Celebrate New Visitor Center and Park Store The grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremonies for the new Wright Brothers National Memorial Visitor Center and Eastern National park store took place in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, on October 20, 2018. Housed within the new state-of-the-art visitor center, the Eastern National store..
Eastern National’s “Choose to Reuse” Bagless Pilot Helps Reduce Litter This summer, 18 Eastern National locations piloted the “Choose to Reuse” bagless initiative in their park stores in support of the National Park Service’s Green Parks Plan. The pilot has been a resounding success, keeping tens of thousands of plastic bags from potentially ending up..
Eastern National Announces Regional Realignment Updates Eastern National is excited to announce the next phase in our regional realignment. This summer, we continued to reshape our regional boundaries to help shrink region sizes and create more capacity. We are also pleased to announce staff updates coinciding with this realignment. Respectful Workplace Initiative Is in..