Banks and stock markets: Closed Thursday, Nov. 24

Stock Market closed Thursday, Nov. 24, closes early Friday, Nov. 25 (at 1 p.m.)

Postal service: Closed Thursday, Nov. 24

Government offices:

All Lake County Government offices will be closed Thursday, Nov. 24 and Friday, Nov. 25.

Libraries: *Closed Thursday, Nov. 24 through Saturday, Nov. 26

The Leesburg Public Library will be closed Thursday, Nov. 24 and re-open on Saturday, Nov. 26 with normal operating hours.

On Wednesday, Nov. 23, county branch libraries will close at 5 p.m., the Fruitland Park Library will close at 4 p.m. and the W.T. Bland Public Library will close at 6 p.m. in advance of the Thanksgiving holiday. The Helen Lehman Memorial Library will be closed beginning Wednesday, Nov. 23.

Schools: All Lake County Schools will be closed Wednesday, Nov. 23 through Friday, Nov. 25 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

Trash drop-off and pick-up:

Lake County Solid Waste's residential curbside collection service will not operate on Thanksgiving. Collections normally picked up on Thursday will shift to Friday and collections normally picked up on Friday will occur on Saturday during the holiday week.

Leesburg: There will be no garbage, yard waste, bulk items, appliance or recycling collection Thursday and Friday, Nov. 24-25.

Miscellaneous

Residential convenience centers will be closed both Thursday and Friday. The Pine Lakes residential convenience center, 32520 W. State Road 44, DeLand, which is generally open on Thursdays, will be open on Wednesday, Nov. 23 instead.

Lake County Connection, the county’s disadvantaged transportation service, and LakeXpress, the fixed-route bus system, will not operate on Thanksgiving, but will resume regular services Friday.

The Lake County Extension Center and Discovery Gardens, located at 1951 Woodlea Road in Tavares, will be closed both Thursday and Friday.

The Lake County Farmers’ and Flea Market, located at the Lake County Expo Center and Fairgrounds at 2101 County Road 452 in Eustis, which is normally open on Thursdays, will be closed on Thanksgiving.