2023 Holidays & Closures

Holiday Date
New Year's Day Sunday, Jan. 1
Note: All locations of The Seattle Public Library and book returns will close at 6 p.m. on New Year's Eve, Saturday, Dec. 31
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday, Jan. 16
Presidents Day Monday, Feb. 20
Staff In-Service Day Wednesday, Mar. 22
Memorial Day Monday, May 29
Juneteenth Monday, June 19
Independence Day Tuesday, July 4
Labor Day Monday, Sep. 4
Indigenous Peoples’ Day Monday, Oct. 9 
Veterans Day Saturday, Nov. 11
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, Nov. 23
Christmas Eve Sunday, Dec. 24
Christmas Day Monday, Dec. 25


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