Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Labor Day Holiday Closure, Sept. 7

Quilt of Celebrate Labor Day salutations

As a reminder, Rio Salado College will be closed in observance of Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 7, 2015. All services will be closed, unless noted in Special Service Hours listings on locations pages.

Here's to all of the hard working students, faculty and staff who are striving to achieve academic excellence! Enjoy your day off!

Image of the first Labor Day Parade in New York City, Sept. 5, 1882.  The holiday was organized by the Central Laro Union to exhibit "the strength and seprit de corps of the trade and labor organizations" of the community, and to host a festival for the workers and their families.
Do you know the historical significance of Labor Day? Learn more from the Department of Labor.