Holidays and Closings

Holidays and Closings

The library will be closed on the following dates:

Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019 Open 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020 New Year's Day
*Monday, Jan. 20, 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
*Monday, Feb. 17, 2020  President's Day
Sunday, April 12, 2020  Closed
*Thursday, April 16, 2020 Emancipation Day
Monday, May 25, 2020 Memorial Day
Friday, July 3, 2020  Independence Day (observed) 
Saturday, July 4, 2020  Independence Day
Monday, Sept. 7, 2020 Labor Day
*Monday, Oct. 12, 2020 Indigenous Peoples’ Day
*Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020  Veterans Day
*Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020 Open 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020 Thanksgiving
Thursday, Dec. 24, 2020 Open 9:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 25, 2020 Christmas
Thursday, Dec. 31, 2020 Open 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 1, 2021 New Year's Day

* Select D.C. public libraries will be open from 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. on five holidays.
  • Indigenous Peoples’ Day
  • Veterans Day
  • MLK Day
  • Presidents Day
  • D.C. Emancipation Day
View the list of open library locations at https://www.dclibrary.org/holidaysopen