Earlier this month the City also announced that on every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night this summer between June 21st and August 25th, Parker Memorial Community Center and the Samuel V. Arroyo Center will be open from 4 PM – 11 PM for young people ages 13 – 24.

Health Tips for Warm Weather from the Centers for Disease Control:

  • Stay cool and stay hydrated.
  • Drink plenty of fluids, regardless of your activity level.
  • Wear lightweight, light-colored, loose-fitting clothing.
  • Never leave anyone in a closed, parked vehicle, including pets.
  • Visit older adults or others at risk at least twice a day and closely watch them for signs of heat exhaustion or heat stroke.

Temporary Cooling Centers for this Week:

Summer Cooling Center Hours:

Please note that these are summer hours for these facilities, and that they will not be open on July 4th.

Tuesday

North End Senior Center, 80 Coventry Street: 9:30 AM – 3 PM

South End Wellness Center, 830 Maple Avenue: 9 AM – 4 PM

Parkville Senior Center, 11 New Park Avenue: 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Hispanic Senior Center, 45 Wadsworth Street: 8:30 AM – 8 PM

Hispanic Health Council, 175 Main Street: 8 AM – 4 PM

Hartford Downtown Public Library, 500 Main Street: 9:30 AM – 8 PM

Albany Library Branch, 1250 Albany Avenue: 10 AM – 8 PM

Barbour Branch, 261 Barbour Street: 10 AM – 6 PM

Camp Field Branch, 30 Campfield Avenue: 10 AM – 8 PM

Dwight Branch, 7 New Park Avenue: 10 AM – 8 PM

Park Branch, 744 Park Street: 10 AM – 6 PM

SANDS/Ropkins Branch, 1750 Main Street: 12:30 PM – 6 PM

Wednesday, Except for July 4th 

North End Senior Center, 80 Coventry Street: 9:30 AM – 3 PM

South End Wellness Center, 830 Maple Avenue: 9 AM – 4 PM

Parkville Senior Center, 11 New Park Avenue: 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Hispanic Senior Center, 45 Wadsworth Street: 8:30 AM – 8 PM

Hispanic Health Council, 175 Main Street: 8 AM – 4 PM

Hartford Downtown Public Library, 500 Main Street: 9:30 AM – 8 PM

Albany Library Branch, 1250 Albany Avenue: 10 AM – 6 PM

Barbour Branch, 261 Barbour Street: 10 AM – 8 PM

Camp Field Branch, 30 Campfield Avenue: 10 AM – 6 PM

Dwight Branch, 7 New Park Avenue: 10 AM – 6 PM

Park Branch, 744 Park Street: 10 AM – 8 PM

SANDS/Ropkins Branch, 1750 Main Street: 12:30 PM – 6 PM

Thursday

North End Senior Center, 80 Coventry Street: 9:30 AM – 3 PM

South End Wellness Center, 830 Maple Avenue: 9 AM – 4 PM

Parkville Senior Center, 11 New Park Avenue: 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Hispanic Senior Center, 45 Wadsworth Street: 8:30 AM – 8 PM

Hispanic Health Council, 175 Main Street: 8 AM – 4 PM

Hartford Downtown Public Library, 500 Main Street: 9:30 AM – 8 PM

Albany Library Branch, 1250 Albany Avenue: 10 AM – 8 PM

Barbour Branch, 261 Barbour Street: 10 AM – 6 PM

Camp Field Branch, 30 Campfield Avenue: 10 AM – 8 PM

Dwight Branch, 7 New Park Avenue: 10 AM – 8 PM

Park Branch, 744 Park Street: 10 AM – 6 PM

SANDS/Ropkins Branch, 1750 Main Street: 12:30 PM – 6 PM

Friday

North End Senior Center, 80 Coventry Street: 9:30 AM – 3 PM

South End Wellness Center, 830 Maple Avenue: 9 AM – 4 PM

Parkville Senior Center, 11 New Park Avenue: 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Hispanic Senior Center, 45 Wadsworth Street: 8:30 AM – 5 PM

Hispanic Health Council, 175 Main Street: 8 AM – 4 PM

Hartford Downtown Public Library, 500 Main Street: 9:30 AM – 5 PM

Albany Library Branch, 1250 Albany Avenue: 10 AM – 5 PM

Barbour Branch, 261 Barbour Street: 10 AM – 5 PM

Camp Field Branch, 30 Campfield Avenue: 10 AM – 5 PM

Dwight Branch, 7 New Park Avenue: 10 AM – 5 PM

Park Branch, 744 Park Street: 10 AM – 5 PM

SANDS/Ropkins Branch, 1750 Main Street: 12:30 PM – 5 PM

Saturday

Hispanic Senior Center, 45 Wadsworth Street: 9 AM – 2 PM

Hartford Downtown Public Library, 500 Main Street: 9:30 AM – 5 PM

Albany Library Branch, 1250 Albany Avenue: 10 AM – 5 PM

Park Branch, 744 Park Street: 10 AM – 5 PM

NORMAL COOLING CENTER HOURS AND LOCATIONS:

Recreation Centers:

    • Parker Memorial Community Center, 2621 Main Street, Time: Monday-Friday 12 PM noon – 8 PM, Saturday 12PM – 4PM, Sunday closed.
      • Centro Comunitario Parker Memorial, 2621 de calle Main, Hora: de lunes a viernes de 12:00 a.m. a 8:00 p.m., sábados de 12:00 a.m. a 4:00 p.m., domingo cerrado.
    • Samuel V. Arroyo Recreation Center, 30 Pope Park Road, Time: Monday-Friday 10 AM noon – 8:30 PM, Saturday 12PM – 4PM, Sunday closed.
      • Centro recreativo Samuel V. Arroyo, 30 de calle Pope Park, Hora: de lunes a viernes de 10 a.m. a 8:30 p.m., sábados de 12 p.m. a 4 p. M., Domingo cerrado.

The Hartford Public Library:

    • Hartford Downtown Public Library, 500 Main Street, Time: 9:30 AM – 8 PM
    • Albany Library Branch, 1250 Albany Avenue, Time: 10 AM – 6 PM
    • Barbour Branch, 281 Barbour Street, Time: 10 AM – 8 PM
    • Camp Field Branch, 30 Campfield Avenue, Time: 10 AM – 6 PM
    • Dwight Branch, 7 New Park Avenue, Time: 10 AM – 6 PM
    • Park Branch, 744 Park Street, Time: 10 AM – 8 PM
    • SANDS/Ropkins, 1750 Main Street, Time: 3 PM – 6 PM

Senior Centers:

    • North End Senior Center, 80 Coventry Street, Time: 9:30am-3:00pm, Monday-Friday
    • South End Wellness Center, 830 Maple Avenue, Time: 8:30am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday
    • Hispanic Senior Center, 45 Wadsworth Street, Time 8:30am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday
    • Parkville Senior Center, 11 New Park Avenue, Time: 8:30am-3:30pm, Monday-Friday