What's Closed in Newton on Columbus Day
This is one of those strange holidays where what's open and closed might surprise you.
Newton city buildings: Closed.
Newton Free Library: Closed.
Newton Public Schools: Closed.
Federal offices: Closed.
Mail: Post offices closed; express delivery only.
Banks: Closed. (Newton's TD Bank locations are open).
Stock market: Open.
Retail stores: Open.
Liquor stores: Open.
Convenience stores: Open.
Taverns, bars: Open.
Trash/recycling pick-up: Delayed by one day.
MBTA: All subways, buses, trackless trolleys and the Silver Line will run on a Saturday schedule. The Framingham/Worcester commuter rail line will run on a regular weekday schedule. Check the MBTA's website for more details.
Correction: The stock market is open today.