Holidays and Closings

Holidays and Closings

The library will be closed on the following dates:

Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017 Library closes at 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017 Thanksgiving Day
Friday, Nov. 24, 2017 Closed
Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017 Christmas Eve
Monday, Dec. 25, 2017 Christmas Day
Monday, Jan. 1, 2018 New Year's Day
* Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
* Monday, Feb. 19, 2018 Presidents Day
Sunday, April 1, 2018 Library Closed
* Monday, April 16, 2018 Emancipation Day
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 Staff Training
Monday, May 28, 2018 Memorial Day
Wednesday, July 4, 2018 Independence Day
Monday, Sept. 3, 2018 Labor Day
* Monday, Oct. 8, 2018 Columbus Day
* Monday, Nov. 12, 2018 Veteran's Day (Observed)
Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018 Library closes at 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018 Thanksgiving 
Monday, Dec. 24, 2018 Library closes at 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018 Christmas Day
Monday, Dec. 31, 2018 Library closes at 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019 New Year's Day

* Starting Monday, October 9, 2017, select D.C. public libraries will be open from 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. on five holidays.
  • Columbus Day
  • Veterans Day
  • MLK Day
  • Presidents Day
  • D.C. Emancipation Day
View the list of open Library locations at https://www.dclibrary.org/holidaysopen