Appalachian Regional Library will be closed on Friday, April 19th for our annual staff training day.


2024 Holidays and Library Closings

(Except where indicated, this list applies to all ARL library locations.)

January 1st (Monday) – for New Year’s Day

January 15th (Monday) – Martin Luther King Jr. Day

March 29th & 30th – Good Friday and the Saturday before Easter

April 19th - Staff training day

May 27th (Monday) – Memorial Day

June 15th – (Saturday) Watauga County Public Library only: Boonerang (meeting room and bathrooms will be open)

July 4th (Thursday) –  Independence Day

July 6th (Saturday) -- Ashe County Public Library only:  Christmas in July

September 2nd (Monday) – Labor Day

October 5th (Saturday) – Wilkes County Public Library only: Apple Festival

November 11th (Monday) – Veterans Day

November 28th – 30th (Thursday - Saturday) – Thanksgiving

December 24th - 26th (Tuesday - Thursday) – Christmas