Skip to main content

Observances

Every year, the Library will produce in-house displays, online content, and social media posts in observance of the commemorations that are recognized by the Law Library of Congress. The menu on the left links to associated material.

Commemoration

Occurrence

Established by Federal or State Legislation or Proclamation?

African American History Month

February

YES

Irish-American Heritage Month 

March

YES

Women's History Month 

March

YES

Asian Pacific Heritage Month

May

YES

Jewish American Heritage Month 

May

YES

Law Day 

May 1

YES

Pride Month

June

YES

National Hispanic Heritage Month 

September 15 - October 15

YES

Constitution Day & Citizenship Day 

September 17

YES

National Disability Employment Awareness Month 

October

YES

American Indian Heritage Month

November

YES

Human Rights Day

December 10

YES