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2016 Holiday Schedule
 

Following is the list of holidays that will be observed by this Post during calendar year 2016. Those days followed by a symbol # are Muslim holidays that depend on local sighting of the moon and can differ from the dates shown.  Confirmation of such holidays as decreed by the official Lunar Commission will be made at appropriate times. Please note that our work days are from Monday to Friday.

DATE

DAY

HOLIDAY

Jan-1-16

Fri

New Year's Day

Jan-18

Mon

Martin Luther King's Day

Feb-15

Mon

Presidents' Day 

May-1 

Sun

Fête du Travail (Int'l Labor Day)

May-25 

Wed

Journée de l'Afrique (Africa Day)

May-30

Mon

Memorial Day observed  

Jul-4 Mon Independence Day Observed

Jul-7#

Thur

Id el-Fitr (End of Ramadan 2 days)

Sep-5

Mon

Labor Day 

Sep-13#

Tue

Id el-Adha or Tabaski (2 days)

 

Oct-3#

Mon 1st of Muharram(Muslim New Year)

Oct-10

Mon

Columbus Day 

Nov-11

Fri

Veterans Day observed

Nov-24

Thu

Thanksgiving Day

Nov-28

Mon

Fête Nationale Mauritanienne

Dec-12#

Mon

Id el-Mawlud (Prophet's Birthday)

Dec-25 Sun Christmas Day