BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ Township municipal offices and Bernards Township schools will be closed for the entire four-day Thanksgiving holiday weekend, beginning with a shortened school day for local students on Wednesday.

Bernards Township offices also will be closed on both Thursday and Friday prior to the weekend. 

The municipal Coakley-Russo Memorial golf course is scheduled to be closed on Thanksgiving Day itself, Nov. 28. The golf course, located off Valley Road by the Lyons Veterans Administration campus, is scheduled to close as of next week, with the last day of the season set for Dec. 1.

The Bernards Township Library at 32 S. Maple Ave. is due to close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, and remain closed for Thursday and Friday before reopening on Saturday, Nov. 30.