The library is closed today in observance of Veterans Day.
“The Veterans Day National Ceremony is held each year on November 11th at Arlington National Cemetery . The ceremony commences precisely at 11:00 a.m. with a wreath laying at the Tomb of the Unknowns and continues inside the Memorial Amphitheater with a parade of colors by veterans' organizations and remarks from dignitaries. The ceremony is intended to honor and thank all who served in the United States Armed Forces.”
Image courtesy of Arlington National Cemetery.
The library is closed on all U.S. Federal holidays. The library is closed the Saturday before Memorial Day and Labor Day and the Friday and Saturday after Thanksgiving. In 2021 the library is also closed on December 24.