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2015 Holiday Schedule
 

Following is the list of holidays that will be observed by this Post during calendar year 2015. 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-1-15

Thur

New Year's Day

Jan-3

Sat#

 Id el-Mawlud (Prophet's Birthday)

Jan-19

Mon

Martin Luther King's Day

Feb-16

Mon

Presidents' Day 

May-1 

Fri

Fête du Travail (Int'l Labor Day)

May-25

Mon

Journée de l'Afrique (Africa Day)

May-26

Tue

Memorial Day observed

Jul-3 Fri  Independence Day Observed

Jul-4

Sat

Independence Day

Jul-18

Tue#

Id el-Fitr (End of Ramadan 2 days)

Sep-7

Mon

Labor Day 

Sep-24

Thur#

Id el-Adha or Tabaski (2 days)

Oct-12

Mon

Columbus Day 

Oct-15

Thurs#

the first of Muharam (Muslim New Year)

Nov-11

Wed

Veterans Day observed

Nov-26

Thu

Thanksgiving Day

Nov-28

Sat

Fête Nationale Mauritanienne

Dec-24

Thur

Id el-Mawlud (Prophet's Birthday)

Dec-25 Fri Christmas Day