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List of Cooling Centers; July 17, 9 a.m.

The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA) announces that due to predicted high temperatures through the middle of the week, the following local cooling centers are scheduled to open: (Note: Additions to this list are notated by an asterisk.)

Coventry Coventry Senior Center; 50 Wood St.; Monday - Wednesday, 9 a.m. 10 p.m.

Cranston *Central Library; 140 Sockanosset Cross Rd.; Tuesday and Wednesday, 9 a.m. 8 p.m. *Cranston Senior Center; 1070 Cranston St.; Tuesday and Wednesday, 9 a.m. 5:30 p.m.

East Greenwich Swift Gym, 111 Pierce St.; 8:30 a.m. 4:30 p.m. East Greenwich Police Department community room; 176 1st Ave.; 4:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m.

East Providence Weaver Memorial Library; 41 Grove Ave.; Monday Wednesday, 9 a.m. 8 p.m. Riverside Library branch; 475 Bullocks Pt. Ave.; Monday Wednesday, 9 a.m. 8 p.m. East Providence Senior Center; 610 Waterman Ave.; Wednesday, 8 a.m. 4 p.m.

Exeter Town Library; 773 Ten Rod Road; Tuesday and Wednesday, 10 a.m. 8 p.m.

Hopkinton Town Hall Council Chambers; 1 Town House Rd.; 9 a.m. 4:30 p.m.

Middletown Middletown Town Library; 700 W. Main Rd.; Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. 8 p.m. Middletown Senior Center; 650 Green End Ave.; Tuesday and Wednesday, 9 a.m. 4 p.m. Middletown Town Hall; 350 E. Main Rd.; Tuesday and Wednesday, 8 a.m. 4 p.m.

North Kingstown North Kingstown Senior Center; 44 Beach St.; Tuesday and Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. 4:30 p.m. North Kingstown Free Library; 100 Boone St.; Monday Wednesday, 9 a.m. 8 p.m.

North Smithfield Scouter's Hall; 11 Main Street; open upon request, call 767-2206 to request

Portsmouth Multipurpose Senior Center; 110 Bristol Ferry Rd.; Tuesday and Wednesday, 9 a.m. 4 p.m. (Note: Preference given to seniors.)

Richmond Richmond Community Center; 1168 Main St.; Monday - Wednesday, 9 a.m. 6 p.m. Richmond Town Hall; 5 Richmond Townhouse Rd.; Tuesday and Wednesday, 9 a.m. 4 p.m.

Scituate *Chopmist Hill Senior Ctr.; 1315 Chopmist Hill Rd.; Tuesday and Wednesday, 9 a.m. 3 p.m.

West Greenwich *Louttit Library; 274 Victory Highway; Tuesday and Wednesday, 10 a.m. 8 p.m.

Woonsocket Harris Public Library; 303 Clinton St.; Mon. and Wed., 9 a.m. 9 p.m.; Tuesday, 9 a.m. 5 p.m. Woonsocket Senior Center; 84 Social St.; Tuesday and Wednesday, 1 p.m. 5 p.m.

The list of cooling centers will be updated at 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday. Information on cooling centers is also available by calling 211.

Related links

Department or agency: Emergency Management Agency

Online: http://www.riema.ri.gov/

Release date: 07-17-2012

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