The Wilsonville Public Library is going to be open until 8 p.m. as a “cooling center” during this weekend’s predicted heat wave of temperatures in the high 90s that may reach 100 degrees. Starting on Saturday, June 24 through Sunday, June 25 the Library opens at 10 a.m. and has extended hours with air conditioning until 8 p.m.
The Wilsonville Public Library is located at 8200 SW Wilsonville Road, Wilsonville 97070; and maybe contacted at 503-682-2744; www.WilsonvilleLibrary.org.
Additionally, Brookdale Wilsonville Senior Community, 8170 SW Vlahos Drive, Wilsonville, is open as a cooling station for the general public seven days a week, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., when temperatures reach 90 degrees or more.
The Wilsonville Community Center, 7965 SW Wilsonville Road, also serves as a cooling center on weekdays, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Health officials recommend taking the following precautions to avoid heat-related health issues:
For a full listing of cooling centers in Clackamas County visit www.clackamas.us/pressreleases/pr20170622d.html.
For a full listing of cooling centers in Washington County visit www.co.washington.or.us/HHS/News/june-2017-heat-event.cfm.