Hours

Please visit the Locations page and select your branch for an up to date list of available services being offered there.

Holiday Closings


Winter Holiday/Christmas 

Wednesday, December 22, 2021 – All libraries close at 5 pm
Thursday, December 23, 2021 – All libraries closed
Friday, December 24, 2021 – All libraries closed (Christmas Eve)
Saturday, December 25, 2021 – All libraries closed (Christmas Day)
Sunday, December 26, 2021 – All libraries closed

New Year’s Day

Friday, December 31, 2021 – All libraries closed (New Year’s observance)
Saturday, January 1, 2022 – All libraries closed (New Year’s Day)

Martin Luther King, Jr., Birthday

Monday, January 17, 2022– All libraries closed

Presidents’ Day

Monday, February 21, 2022 – All libraries closed

Spring Holiday/Good Friday/Easter Sunday

Friday, April 15, 2022 – All libraries closed

Memorial Day

Monday, May 30, 2022 – All libraries closed

Juneteenth

Monday, June 20, 2022 – All libraries closed (COR Closed in Observance of Juneteenth)

Independence Day

Monday, July 4, 2022 – All libraries closed

Labor Day

Monday, September 5, 2022 – All libraries closed

Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Monday, October 10, 2022 – Staff Development Day (All libraries closed/or open at 2pm)

Election Day

Tuesday, November 8, 2022 – Main Library Building Open for Voting Only (No Staff) – All branches closed

Veterans’ Day

Friday, November 11, 2022 – All libraries closed

Thanksgiving Holiday

Wednesday, November 23, 2022 – All libraries close at 5 pm
Thursday, November 24, 2022 – Thanksgiving Day – All libraries closed
Friday, November 25, 2022 (All libraries closed in observance of Thanksgiving)

Winter Holiday/Christmas 

Thursday, December 22, 2022 – All libraries close at 5 pm
Friday, December 23, 2022 – All libraries closed
Saturday, December 24, 2022 – All libraries closed (Christmas Eve)
Sunday, December 25, 2022 – All libraries closed (Christmas Day)
Monday, December 26, 2022 – All libraries closed

New Year’s Day

Monday, January 2, 2023 – New Year’s Day – All libraries closed

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