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. 14 unless otherwise stated.
- Newtown Township Municipal Building: Closed (The Newtown Township Board of Supervisors meeting will be moved to Tuesday, Oct. 15)
- Marple Township Municipal Building: Open
- Department of Motor Vehicles: Closed Saturday, Oct. 12 through Monday, Oct. 14
- Post Office: Closed
- UPS Store: Open
- PNC Bank: Closed
- Bryn Mawr Trust: Closed
- United Savings Bank: Open
- TD Bank: Open
- WSFS Bank: Open
- Wells Fargo: Open
Click here for a list of businesses and governement offices that are open on Columbus Day.