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Salvation Army offers heat relief

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Gazette staff
June 28, 2012

Those needing refuge from the heat are invited to visit The Salvation Army, 514 Sutherland Ave., Janesville.


The community center will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, except Saturday. People can come in and sit in the cool building, have access to ice water and eat a free meal on those days.


Any time the thermometer goes above 90 degrees, the Salvation Army opens its doors to the public, said Maj. Ruth Fay.


A free lunch will be served weekdays and a complimentary breakfast is served Sundays.


Where you can stay cool
Beloit

-- Grinnell Hall, 631 Bluff St.


-- Merrill Center, 1428 Wisconsin Ave.


-- Salvation Army cooling center, 628 Broad St., 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays.


-- Beloit Senior Center (seniors only), 631 Bluff St., 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., weekdays.


-- Beloit Public Library, 605 Eclipse Blvd., 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday.


Clinton

-- Clinton Senior Center, 508 Front St.


-- Clinton Public Library, 214 Mill St., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday and Friday; 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday.


Edgerton

-- Edgerton Public Library, 101 Albion, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Thursday.


Evansville

-- Creekside Place Community Center, 102 Maple St.


-- Eager Free Public Library, 39 W. Main St, 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Thursday; 9:30 am. to 6 p.m., Friday; 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday.


Janesville

-- Janesville Senior Center, 69 S. Water St.


-- Janesville Mall, 2500 Milton Ave.


-- Salvation Army cooling center, 514 Sutherland Ave., 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., daily.


-- Hedberg Public Library, 316 S. Main St., 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Thursday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday and Saturday; 1 to 5 p.m., Sunday.


Milton

-- Gathering Place, 715 Campus St.


-- Milton Public Library, 430 E. High St., 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday through Wednesday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursday and Friday; 1 to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday.


Orfordville

-- Orfordville Public Library, 203 W. Beloit St., noon to 7 p.m. weekdays.


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