Holiday Observance Policy


The Racine Public Library will be closed on those days officially designated for the observance of holidays by the City of Racine, in accordance with the appropriate Library policies in effect for the various classification of personnel and the contracts with various bargaining units.

In the event a City holiday falls on a Saturday or a Sunday, and the City observes the holiday by closing on a weekday, the Library will be closed on the weekday designated for the holiday observance and also on the actual holiday (Saturday).

Further, the Library will continue to observe its tradition of closing on the City’s Spring Break holiday.


Adopted by the Library Board December 16, 1993; revised December 17, 1998; Revised June 21, 2012