Dearborn residents troubled by the extreme heat are invited to visit the four public libraries and the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center during regular business hours to cool off in the air-conditioned public buildings. The Center, 15801 Michigan Ave., is open from 6 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Residents are invited to sit in the lobby area.
Within The Center, senior citizens are welcome to stay in the Senior Center, which has a lounge. The Senior Center’s regular business hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For more information, call The Center at 943-2350.
The library locations and their hours are as follows: Henry Ford Centennial Library, 16301 Michigan Ave., Monday-Thursday, 9:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m.; Fridays 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Bryant Branch, 22100 Michigan Avenue; Esper Branch, 12929 W. Warren Ave.; and Snow Branch, 23950 Princeton Ave. Branch hours are Monday and Tuesday 12:30-8:30 p.m.; Wednesday, 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Thursday and Friday, 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. For more information about the libraries, call 943-2330.