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List of Cooling Centers Open on Delmarva


With temperatures in the 90s expected the rest of this week, several cooling stations will be opened across Delmarva where residents can go to escape the heat.

Below is a list of cooling stations that are open or will be open during the current heat wave. Please note that counties not featured in the below list or counties already on the list with updates and/or corrections are requested to email WBOC with details about their cooling stations at WBOC will then update the list accordingly.

Kent County, Del. 

Kent County Library
497 S Red Haven Ln, Dover, DE 19901
Phone: (302) 698-6440

Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, 1-5 p.m.

Smyrna Library
107 South Main St.
Smyrna, DE 19977
Ph: (302) 653-4579 Fx: (302) 653-2650

Mon-Wed- Fri 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
Tues-Thurs 10 a.m.- 8 p.m.

Harrington Public Library
110 E. Center St.
Harrington, DE 19952
Phone: (302) 398-4647 Fax: (302) 398-3847

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday: 11:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Somerset County, Md.

Princess Anne Library
11767 Beechwood Street, Princess Anne
Friday and Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Crisfield Library
Main Street, Crisfield
Friday 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

MAC Center
Room 118, County Office Complex
Somerset Ave., Princess Anne
Friday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

Sussex County, Del.

County Admin Building
2 The Circle
Georgetown, DE
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Friday

South Coastal Library
43 Kent Ave.
Bethany Beach, DE
1-5 p.m. Friday
9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday

Milton Library
121 Union Street
Milton, DE
10 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat.

Sussex County paramedics will make routine stops at these locations, as time permits, to answer any heat-related questions and/or concerns. Also, free, individual servings of bottled water will be available at the County Administration Building ONLY to help the public cool off from the heat.

When visiting a relief station, bring any medications and/or specialty items that you need.

Wicomico County, Md.

Wicomico County Youth & Civic Center
500 Glen Ave.
Salisbury, MD

Open from 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday, July 19, through Saturday, July 20. No pets will be permitted. Residents will need to bring their own food, beverages, and medications.

MAC Senior Center, for persons over the age of 50
909 Progress Circle, Suite 200
Salisbury, MD

Open until 8 p.m. Friday, July 19. the MAC Senior Center will not be opened as a cooling center on Saturday, July 20.

Anyone needing free transportation to the Civic Center or the MAC Senior Center should call Shore Transit at (443) 260-2300.

Worcester County, Md.

The Worcester County Commission on Aging will have the Snow Hill Senior Center open as a cooling center on Friday, July 19, and Saturday, July 20, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. This cooling center is for adults 55 and older.

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