All PLS branches will close Monday, January 21st for Martin Luther King, Jr Day. We will resume regular hours on Tuesday, January 22nd.
Here is a brief history of Martin Luther King Jr Day via Encyclopedia Britannica:
Martin Luther King, Jr., Day is a U.S. holiday celebrated on the third Monday in January.
It honors the achievements of Martin Luther King, Jr. King, a Baptist minister, was a leader in the civil rights movement of the 1950s and ’60s in the United States.
King was awarded the Nobel Prize for Peace in 1964.
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