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The Laboratory has announced the following holiday schedule for 2016:

 

 

Berkeley Lab Holiday Calendar 2016

Friday, January 1

New Year's Holiday

Monday, January 18

Martin Luther King Day

Monday, February 15

Presidents' Day

Friday, March 25

Cesar Chavez Day**

Monday, May 30

Memorial Day

Monday, July 4

Independence Day

Monday, September 5

Labor Day

Friday, November 11

Veterans Day**

Thursday, November 24

Thanksgiving Day

Friday, November 25

Day after Thanksgiving Day

Friday, December 23

Christmas Eve Holiday

Monday, December 26

Christmas Holiday

Tuesday, December 27

Administrative Holiday**

Wednesday, December 28

Vacation Day or Leave Without Pay*

Thursday, December 29

Vacation Day or Leave Without Pay*

Friday, December 30

New Year's Eve Holiday

Monday, January 2, 2017

New Year's Holiday

 

* Employees may use either vacation or leave without pay for these dates. Up to two days' advance use of vacation credit accruals for the months of December may be used to facilitate the implementation of Christmas/New Year's holiday closures. This applies only to employees who have not had sufficient time to accrue adequate vacation balances [see Vacation Leave policy]

 

** Eligible employees have the option to take one of these days as a holiday. Those employees taking Cesar Chavez or Veterans Day as a holiday in Calendar Year 2016 must use a third vacation day on Tuesday, December 27, 2016.  See the Implementation Guidance for information on eligibility and time entry procedures.

 

The Laboratory holiday policy is contained in the Requirements and Policy Manual (RPM), Holidays.

 

 

 

 

The Laboratory has announced the following holiday schedule for 2017:

 

 

Berkeley Lab Holiday Calendar 2017

Monday, January 2

New Year's Holiday

Monday, January 16

Martin Luther King Day

Monday, February 20

Presidents' Day

Friday, March 24

Cesar Chavez Day**

Monday, May 29

Memorial Day

Tuesday, July 4

Independence Day

Monday, September 4

Labor Day

Friday, November 10

Veterans Day**

Thursday, November 23

Thanksgiving Day

Friday, November 24

Day after Thanksgiving Day

Friday, December 22

Christmas Eve Holiday

Monday, December 25

Christmas Holiday

Tuesday, December 26

Administrative Holiday**

Wednesday, December 27

Vacation Day or Leave Without Pay*

Thursday, December 28

Vacation Day or Leave Without Pay*

Friday, December 29

New Year's Eve Holiday

Monday, January 1, 2018

New Year's Holiday

 

* Employees may use either vacation or leave without pay for these dates. Up to two days' advance use of vacation credit accruals for the months of December may be used to facilitate the implementation of Christmas/New Year's holiday closures. This applies only to employees who have not had sufficient time to accrue adequate vacation balances [see Vacation Leave policy]

 

** Eligible employees have the option to take one of these days as a holiday. Those employees taking Cesar Chavez or Veterans Day as a holiday in Calendar Year 2016 must use a third vacation day on Tuesday, December 27, 2016.  See the Implementation Guidance for information on eligibility and time entry procedures.

 

The Laboratory holiday policy is contained in the Requirements and Policy Manual (RPM), Holidays.