Most Mercer County government offices and facilities will be closed Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, in observance of Veterans Day.

The following County facilities will remain open on Veterans Day: Trenton-Mercer Airport (except administrative offices), Correction Center, Sheriff’s Office and Emergency Services Communications Center. Also open for business will be four branches of the Mercer County Library System: Ewing, Hickory Corner, Lawrence Headquarters and West Windsor, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.; all other branches will be closed.

Please remember that when visiting Mercer County government buildings and other indoor facilities, face masks must be worn regardless of one’s vaccination status.

The following Mercer County Park Commission facilities will be open on Veterans Day: Ice Skating Center, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Tennis Center, 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.; all four County golf courses, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Mercer County Stables, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Wildlife Center, accepting patients from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. by appointment only. The Tulpehaking Nature Center, Howell Living History Farm and Park Commission administrative offices will be closed. For more information on Park Commission facilities and programs, please visit

About Author