Educating Adults in Western Massachusetts since 1984


Holidays and Snow Days

Holidays in Fiscal Year 2013
(July 2012– June 2013)

The Literacy Project is closed during the following holidays:

Independence Day                 July 4, 2012
Labor Day                             September 3, 2012
Columbus Day                       October 8, 2012
Veterans Day                        November 12, 2012
Thanksgiving Break               November 22-23, 2012
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day     January 21, 2013
President’s Day                     February 18, 2013
Patriot's Day                         April 15, 20123
Memorial Day                        May 27, 2013

We are also closed for Winter Break from
December 21, 2012 - January 1, 2012
Classses begin again on January 2, 2013

Winter Weather Policy
Classes are cancelled when the local public schools are closed.  For morning delays, please see the individual site listings below. 

Teachers may cancel afternoon or evening classes if a storm develops during the day.  Teachers will make every effort to contact students and volunteers in that case. 

Please always use your own judgment about whether it is safe for you to travel!

Amherst
If Amherst Public Schools are closed, all of our classes in Amherst are cancelled for the day.   

If Amherst Public Schools are delayed by 1 hour, our morning classes are delayed by 1 hour.

If Amherst Public Schools are delayed for 2 hours, our morning classes are delayed by 2 hours. 

To check the Amherst School District’s cancellations and delays, call the District’s Snow Cancellation Line at 413-362-1898. 

Greenfield
If Greenfield Public Schools are closed, all of our classes in Greenfield are cancelled for the day. 

If Greenfield Public Schools are delayed by 1 hour, our morning classes are delayed by 1 hour.

If Greenfield Public Schools are delayed by 2 hours, our morning classes are cancelled, and all other classes are held as usual.  

Northampton                       
If Northampton Public Schools are closed, all of our classes in Northampton are cancelled for the day.   

If Northampton Public Schools are delayed by 1 hour, our morning classes are delayed by 1 hour.

If Northampton Public Schools are delayed for 2 hours, our morning classes are delayed by 2 hours. 

North Quabbin  
If Mahar Regional High School or Orange Elementary Schools are closed, all of our classes in Orange are cancelled for the day.

If Mahar/Orange schools are delayed, our morning classes are held as usual. 

Ware
If Ware Public Schools are closed, all of our classes in Ware are cancelled for the day.

If Ware Public Schools are delayed, our morning classes are held as usual.

To check on cancellations, go to:

Channel 22, Springfield, www.wwlp.com/subindex/weather/closings
Or www.cancellations.com