Holidays and Closings

The Laurel-Jones County Library System, Inc. observes most state holidays.  All libraries in the system are closed for the following holidays:

  • New Year’s Eve- December
  • New Year’s Day- January
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. & Robert E. Lee Day- January
  • Presidents’ Day- February
  • Memorial Day- May
  • Fourth of July- July
  • Labor Day- September
  • Veterans Day- November
  • Thanksgiving- November
  • Christmas Eve- December
  • Christmas Day- December

For some holidays, the libraries are closed multiple days.  To check the libraries closed dates, please check the calendar of events for that month or call one of the libraries and press option 2 to hear closed dates.

The Laurel-Jones County Library is closed the first Saturday of October due to the Loblolly Festival.  Services are available at Ellisville Public Library this day.

Due to cuts in funding from local sources, the libraries are closed one day each week.  The Laurel-Jones County Library is closed on Wednesdays.  The Ellisville Public Library is closed on Tuesdays.