Closed On July 4th

The Northwest Branch Library will close early at 5:00pm on Wednesday, July 3rd and will be closed all day Thursday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day. The library will resume normal operating hours at 1:00pm on Friday, July 5th, 2019. Electronic Resources will be available during the closure, customers can return their items via the after hours bookdrop. Congress established Independence Day as a holiday in 1870, and in 1938 Congress reaffirmed it as a paid holiday for federal employees. Today, communities across the nation mark this major midsummer holiday with parades, firework displays, picnics and performances of "The Star-Spangled Banner" and marches by John Philip Sousa.

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