Revised July 20, 2012

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1 Revised July 20, The list of L. A. County Cooling Centers is attached to these hot weather safety precautions. If you are planning to visit one of these Cooling Centers, it is advisable that you call in advance to make sure there is still seating available. If a Cooling Center is not operational, check the attached list for another Cooling Center nearest you or call 211. Check with your local library when looking for a place to cool down. They have great resources and plenty to read while you escape the heat. For further information on Heat Waves go to If you plan to be outdoors, please take precautions to protect yourself from the sun and heat. Avoid the sun from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. when the burning rays are strongest. Reduce physical activity. Wear a wide brimmed hat and light colored lightweight, loose fitting clothes when you are outdoors Avoid hot, heavy meals that include proteins. Set your air conditioner between 75 to 80. If you don t have air-conditioning take a cool shower twice a day and visit a public air conditioned facility. Drink plenty of fluids even if you are not thirsty. Avoid alcohol. Use sun screen with a sun protection factor of at least 15 if you need to be in the sun. Don t forget about your pets, they need plenty of water and shade. Symptoms of dehydration and heat cramps include dizziness, fatigue, faintness, headaches, muscle cramps and increased thirst. A list of the locations and hours of operation for the Cooling Centers in Los Angeles County is attached. This information can also be accessed by dialing

2 Los Angeles County Info Line. Days and Hours Highlighted in Yellow indicates agency is open on urday and/or day. Alhambra Joslyn Adult Recreation Center (626) N Chapel Ave Mon Altadena Altadena Senior Center (626) East Mariposa St Mon Arcadia Arcadia Senior Center (626) Campus Drive Mon 8:30 am 4:30 pm Artesia Artesia Library (562) Clarkdale Ave Avalon Avalon Library (310) Sumner Ave Azusa Azusa Library (626) N. Dalton Azusa *Azusa Senior Center (626) N. Dalton Mon Wed Thur Mon Thur 11 am 7 pm 9 am 5 pm 10 am 9 pm 10 am 6 pm 8:30 am 4 pm 8:30 am 1:30 pm *Note: Azusa Senior Center will open on day between 10 am 4 pm when local temperatures reach 100 Azusa Memorial Park (626) N. Orange Place Bellflower Clifton Brakensiek Library (562) E. Flower Street Carson Carson Library (310) East Carson Street Claremont Alexander Hughes Community Ctr. (909) Danbury Road Mon days 1 pm 6 pm 10 pm 4 pm 8 am 9 pm 8 am 2 pm Claremont Blaisdell Senior Center (909) S. College Ave Mon 10 am 2 pm Revised July 20,

3 Los Angeles County Info Line. Days and Hours Highlighted in Yellow indicate an agency is open on urday and/or day. Claremont Claremont Library (909) North Harvard Ave Claremont Joslyn Senior Center, Claremont (909) N. Mountain Ave Mon Compton Dollarhide Senior Center (310) N. Oleander Ave Mon Compton E. Rancho Dominguez Svc Ctr (310) E. Compton Blvd Mon Covina YWCA San Gabriel Valley - Intervale Senior Services (626) No. Grand Ave Mon 9 am 4:30 pm Culver City Culver City Senior Center (310) Overland Ave Diamond Bar Diamond Bar Library Temporarily Closed due to relocation (909) S. Grand Ave El Monte El Monte Library (626) Tyler Ave El Monte Jack Crippen Multi-Purpose Senior Ctr Mon Thursday (626) (626) N Tyler Ave Mon Mon Thur 9 am 5 pm 12 pm 4 pm 12 pm 9 pm 7 am 5:30 pm 8 am 2 pm Call Gardena Asian Community Service Center (310) S. Kingsley Drive Mon Gardena Glendale Gardena Senior Citizens Bureau Nakaoka Community Center Glendale Parks and Recreation Community Svcs (310) W. 162 nd Street (818) E Colorado Blvd Glendale Sparr Heights Community Center (818) Glencoe Way Mon Mon Tues Wed Thur 8 am 9 pm 8 am 1 pm 8 am 6 pm 8 am 4 pm 8 am 3 pm Revised July 20,

4 Los Angeles County Info Line. Days and Hours Highlighted in Yellow indicate an agency is open on urday and/or day. Mon Th 9 am 9 pm 9 am 6 pm Hacienda Heights Hacienda Heights Library (626) La Monde Street am 5 pm Hacienda Heights Steinmetz Senior Center (626) S. Stimson Ave Mon 8 am 5 pm Hawaiian Gardens Hawaiian Gardens Library (562) Carson St Hollywood Hollywood Senior Center (323) N. Saint Andrews Pl Mon 8:30 am 4:30 pm La Mirada La Mirada Activity Center (562) La Mirada Blvd Mon 7:30 am 6 pm La Mirada La Mirada Library (562) La Mirada Blvd La Verne La Verne Community Center D Street Lakewood Angelo M. Iacoboni Library (562) Clark Ave Lakewood George Nye Jr. Library (562) Del Amo Blvd Tue Thur Tu Thur 8:30 am 6:30 pm 8 am 4:30 pm Lancaster Antelope Valley Senior Ctr. (661) W. Jackman St Mon 8 am 5 pm Lancaster Museum of Art and History (661) W. Lancaster Blvd Mon Littlerock Jackie Robinson Park (661) East Avenue R Lomita Lomita Library (310) Narbonne Ave Mon 9 am 9 pm Los Angeles Centro Maravilla Service Center (323) Cesar E. Chavez Ave Mon Revised July 20,

5 Los Angeles County Info Line. Days and Hours Highlighted in Yellow indicate an agency is open on urday and/or day. Mon Th 10 am 9 pm Los Angeles East Los Angeles Library (323) East 3 rd 9 am 5 pm Street Los Angeles East Los Angeles Service Center (323) No. ol Dr Mon Los Angeles Florence/Firestone Service Center (323) S Compton Ave Mon Los Angeles Roosevelt Senior Center (323) Graham Ave Mon 8:30 am 5 pm Los Angeles Salazar Senior Center (323) Whittier Blvd Mon 8 am 2 pm Los Angeles Washington Park Gym (323) S Maie Ave Mon 10 am 8 pm Los Angeles Willowbrook Senior Center (310) So. Jarvis Ave Mon 8 am 5 pm Los Angeles St. Barnabas Senior Services (213) S. Carondelet Street Mon 8 am 4 pm Los Angeles Manhattan Beach For additional locations within the City of Los Angeles call or go to: Manhattan Beach Library (310) Highland Avenue Marina del Rey Lloyd Taber-Marina del Rey Library (310) Admiralty Way Monterey Park Langley Senior Citizens Center (626) W. Emerson Ave Mon Wed Thur Mon Tu Thur Mon 10 am 9 pm 10 am 6 pm 12 pm 6 pm 11 am 7 pm 11 am 8 pm 12 pm 6 pm Call for Hours Revised July 20,

6 Los Angeles County Info Line. Days and Hours Highlighted in Yellow indicate an agency is open on urday and/or day. Newhall Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center (661) Market Street Mon 8 am 4:30p Norwalk Alondra Library (562) Alondra Blvd Norwalk Norwalk Library (562) Imperial Hwy Norwalk Norwalk Senior Center (562) San Antonio Dr Palmdale Palmdale City Library (661) East Palmdale Blvd Paramount Paramount Library (562) Colorado Ave Pasadena Pasadena Senior Center (626) East Holly St Pico Rivera Pico Rivera Senior Center (562) Mines Ave Mon Mon Wed Mon Mon Thur 8 am 7 pm 8 am 5 pm 8:30 am 4:30 pm 8:30 am 3 pm 8 am 5 pm 8 am 3 pm Pomona Palomares Park Community Center (909) East Arrow Hwy Mon 10 am 5 pm Pomona Washington Community Center (909) E. Grand Ave Mon 10 am 5 pm Pomona Westmont Community Center (909) West Ninth Street Mon 2 pm 5 pm Reseda ONE generation Senior Enrichment Center (818) Victory Blvd Mon 7:30 am 5 pm Rowland Heights Pathfinder Park (562) E Pathfinder Rd Tues 12 noon 6 pm Rowland Heights Rowland Heights Library (626) Nogales Street Revised July 20, 9 am 9 pm 9 am 6 pm 9 am 5 pm

7 Los Angeles County Info Line. Days and Hours Highlighted in Yellow indicate an agency is open on urday and/or day. San Dimas Senior Citizen/ San Dimas (909) E. Bonita Ave Mon Community Center San Fernando San Fernando Recreation Park (818) Park Ave Mon 9 am 6 pm San Gabriel Asian Youth Center (626) West Clary Ave Mon 9 am 6 pm San Pedro San Pedro Service Center (310) West Third Street Mon 8 am 5 pm Santa Clarita Santa Clarita Public Library (661) West Valencia Bl Santa Clarita Santa Clarita Public Library (661) Soledad Canyon So. El Monte South El Monte Senior Center (626) Central Ave South Gate South Gate Senior Center (323) Tweedy Blvd M, Tu, Th, F Wed Mon 10 am 9 pm 10 am 6 pm 9 am 8 pm 10 am 6 pm 10 am 5 pm 8 am 5 pm 8 am 8:30 pm Call South Pasadena *South Pasadena Senior Center (626) Oxley Street *Mon * Note: South Pasadena Senior Center will offer extended hours until 7:30 pm Mon when local temperatures reach 96. Torrance Bartlett Center (310) Cravens Ave Torrance Katy Geissert Main Library (310) Torrance Blvd Mon 8 am 4 pm 12:30 pm 4 pm 10 am 9 pm 10 am 6 pm 10 am 5:30 pm Van Nuys San Fernando Valley Service Ctr (818) Van Nuys Blvd Mon 8 am 5 pm Revised July 20,

8 Los Angeles County Info Line. Days and Hours Highlighted in Yellow indicate an agency is open on urday and/or day. Tu Wed Thur 11 am 6 pm Westlake Village Westlake Village Library (818) W. Oak Crest Dr am 5 pm Whittier Los Nietos Senior Center (562) E. Slauson Ave Mon Whittier South Whittier Library (562) Leffingwell Road Whittier Whittier Senior Center (562) Walnut Street Mon Wed Thur Mon 12 pm 8 pm 11 am 6 pm 8:30 am 12:30 pm 12 pm 4 pm Revised July 20,