Due to the recent increase in COVID-19 cases, RPL is pausing all in-person services and returning to Curbside Pick-Up Service at all of our locations until September 8.  

Hours

Holiday Closings


New Year’s Day

Tuesday, December 31, 2019– All libraries close at 5 pm
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 – All libraries closed – New Year’s Day

Martin Luther King, Jr., Birthday

Monday, January 20, 2020– All libraries closed (All libraries closed Sunday, January 19, 2020)

Presidents’ Day

Monday, February 17, 2020 – All libraries closed (All libraries closed Sunday, February 16, 2020)

Spring Holiday

Friday, April 10, 2020 – All libraries closed  (All libraries closed Sunday, April 12, 2020)

Memorial Day

Monday, May 25, 2020 – All libraries closed (All libraries closed Sunday, May 24, 2020)

Juneteenth

Friday, June 19, 2020 – All libraries closed

Independence Day

Friday, July 3, and Saturday, July 4, 2020 – All libraries closed

Sundays in August 2020

– All Libraries Closed

Labor Day

Monday, September 7, 2020 – All libraries closed  (All libraries closed Sunday, September 6, 2020)

Columbus Day

Monday, October 12, 2020 – Staff Development Training Day – All libraries closed

Election Day

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 – Main Library Building Open for Voting Only – All branches closed

Veterans’ Day

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 – All libraries closed

Thanksgiving Holiday

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 – All libraries close at 5 pm
Thursday, November 26, 2020 – Thanksgiving Day – All libraries closed
Friday, November 27, 2020 (All libraries closed in observance of Thanksgiving)

Winter Holiday/Christmas 

Wednesday, December 23, 2020 – All libraries close at 5 pm
Thursday, December 24, 2020 – All libraries closed (Christmas Eve)
Friday, December 25, 2020 – All libraries closed (Christmas Day)

New Year’s Day

Thursday, December 31, 2020 – All libraries close at 5 pm
Friday, January 1, 2021 – All libraries closed (New Year’s Day)

Note: Richmond Public Libraries follow the City of Richmond’s approved dates for closure.