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List of Cooling Centers

The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA) announces that due to forecasted heat and humidity, the following communities have opened cooling centers:

Cranston Central library branch; 140 Sockanosset Cross Rd.; Mon. Wed., 9 a.m. 8 p.m. Senior Center; 1070 Cranston St.; Mon. Fri., 8:30 a.m. 4:15 p.m.

East Greenwich Swift Community Center; 121 Pierce St.; Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m. 4:30 p.m.

East Providence Weaver Memorial Library; 41 Grove Ave.; Mon. - Thurs., 9 a.m. 8 p.m.; Fri., 9 a.m. 5 p.m. Riverside Library; 475 Bullocks Pt. Ave.; Mon. - Thurs., 9 a.m. 8 p.m.; Fri., 10 a.m. 5 p.m. Senior Center; 610 Waterman Ave.; Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. 4 p.m.

Middletown Library; 708 W. Main Rd.; Mon. Thurs., 9:30 a.m. 8 p.m.; Fri., 9:30 a.m. 5 p.m. Senior Center; 650 Green End Ave.; Mon. Fri., 9 a.m. 4 p.m. Town Hall; 350 E. Main Rd.; Mon. Fri., 8 a.m. 4 p.m.

Narragansett Maury Loontjens Memorial Library; 35 Kingstown Rd.; Mon. - Thurs., 9:30 a.m. 8:30 p.m.; Fri., 9:30 a.m. 5 p.m.

Newport Florence Gray Center (lobby); 1 Shimoda Way; Mon. Fri., 8:30 a.m. 4:30 p.m. Donovan Manor; 19 Chapel St.; Mon. Fri., 8:30 a.m. 4:30 p.m. Library; 300 Spring St.; Mon., 11 a.m. 8 p.m.; Tues. Thurs., 9 a.m. 8 p.m.; Fri., 9 a.m. 6 p.m.

North Smithfield Scouter's Hall; Main Street; Call 767-2206 for hours of operation.

Portsmouth Portsmouth Multipurpose Center; 110 Bristol Ferry Rd., Mon. - Fri., 9 a.m. 4 p.m.

Smithfield Municipal ice rink; 101 Pleasant View Ave.; Mon. Fri., 8:30 a.m. 11 p.m.

Warwick Pilgrim Senior Center; 27 Pilgrim Parkway; Mon. Fri., 8 a.m. 4:30 p.m. Warwick Public Library; 600 Sandy Lane; Mon. - Thurs., 9 a.m. 9 p.m.; Fri., 9 a.m. 5 p.m. Thayer Arena (Pool is closed.); 975 Sandy Lane; Mon. Fri., 7 a.m. 11 p.m.

The list of cooling centers will be updated at 4 p.m. on Monday.

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Department or agency: Emergency Management Agency

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

Release date: 07-08-2013

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