The first Columbus Day was observed in 1937, but it has roots in this country going back to the colonial period.
Because Columbus Day is a federal holiday, most government offices will be closed.
The following businesses will be closed on Monday, Oct. 8 unless otherwise stated.
- Edgmont Township Building: Open
- Media Borough Building: Closed
- Middletown Township Building: Closed
- Upper Providence Township Builidng: Closed
- Department of Motor Vehicles: Closed
- Media and Edgmont Post Office: Closed
- UPS Store: Open
- Wells Fargo: Closed
- PNC Bank: Closed
- First Keystone Bank: Closed
- Media Upper Providence Free Library: Open
- Middletown Free Library: Closed
Click here for a list of businesses and governement offices that are open on Columbus Day.