For the first time, June 16 will be celebrated as a national holiday this year.
Many stores, including your favorite craft brand, Hobby Lobby, will remain open through June 16.
Is Hobby Lobby open on June 16th?
Like all national holidays that fall on a Sunday, June 16 will be moved to Monday, June 20 this year.
The Hobby Lobby is technically open on June 16th but will be closed on Sunday June 19th.
All hobby lobby stores across the country are closed every Sunday.
Hobby Lobby is closed on Sundays to allow staff to rest and customers to spend time with their families and hours of worship.
As a Christian-owned company, Hobby Lobby incorporates Christian values into the brand.
Most hobby lobby stores are open Monday through Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
What is Hobby Lobby?
Originally incorporated in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, the first store opened on August 3, 1972.
Hobby Lobby is known for offering arts and crafts items, including jewelry supplies, fabrics, cards, home decor, and also wedding supplies.
The arts and crafts trade now has over 900 locations and, according to the Hobby Lobby, is the largest private arts and crafts brand in the world.
What is June 16?
June 19, short for June 19, is celebrated to commemorate the liberation of the enslaved people in 1865.
Although President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation on January 1, 1863, many refused to free their slaves.
It wasn’t until federal troops came to Texas two years later to abolish slavery and free the enslaved people that slavery officially ended.
More than 150 years ago, the nation officially announced June 17 as a federal holiday on June 17, 2021, signed into law by President Joe Biden.
What is closed on June 16th?
Many shops will remain open on June 16, but be sure to check the official website before heading out to save time.
These services are closed for June 16 on June 20:
- federal courts
- state courts
- Federal Reserve Banks
- postal service
- US stock and bond markets
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