The city of Portland has just announced that a coolig center is available to the public at the Portlad Public library, dowtown branch, at 5 Monument Square because of the extended heat waive. The cooling center begins today.
Library hours are: THURSDAY, July 21, from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, FRIDAY, July 21, from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm; and SATURDAY, July 23, from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm.
The public is welcome to come inside to cool off from the heat. Masks are required.
It would also be a good time to visit the Black Artists’ Exhibit in the Lewis Gallery of the Library. The exhibit runs through the end of July. Please visit post herein dated July 9, 2022 for more background information on the Exhibit.