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Open cooling centers

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With record-tying temperatures in the forecast this week, some cooling centers opened in parts of the state.

Avon

  • The Senior Center on West Avon Road, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday - Friday.
  • The library on Country Club Road from 10 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday. 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Wednesday. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Friday. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Saturday.

Hartford:

  •  North End Senior Center, 80 Coventry St., 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
  • South End Wellness Center, 830 Maple Ave., 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
  • Parkville Senior Center, 11 New Park Ave., 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 
  • Hispanic Health Council, 175 Main St., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
  • Hispanic Senior Center, 45 Wadsworth St., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m

During hot weather, all the branches of the Hartford Public Library can serve as a cooling center for residents and visitors. Here are their locations:

  • Hartford Downtown Public Library, 500 Main St. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. 
  • Albany Library Branch, 1250 Albany Ave., 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. 
  • Barbour Branch, 281 Barbour St., 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. 
  • Camp Field Branch, 30 Campfield Ave., 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. 
  • Mark Twain Branch, 55 Forest St., 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Park Branch, 744 Park St., 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • SANDS/Ropkins, 1750 Main St., 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Goodwin, 460 New Britain Ave., 12:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • Blue Hills Branch, 649 Blue Hills Ave., 12:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

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