Beat the Heat & Cool Off at the Kittery Community Center and Rice Public Library

Beat the Heat in Kittery

Need to beat the heat?  With high temperatures and humidity expected throughout the week, the Town of Kittery would like to provide residents with options to take a break from the heat Wednesday, August 3, 2022 through Saturday, August 6, 2022.

Anyone wishing to get out of the heat and cool down is welcome to visit the Kittery Community Center or the Rice Public Library.  Both facilities have air conditioning and free WiFi available for use.

Visit the Kittery Community Center at 120 Rogers Road:
  • Monday - Friday: 6 AM - 7 PM 
  • Saturday: 8 AM - 4 PM 
Visit the Rice Public Library at 8 Wentworth Street:
  • Wednesday: 12 PM - 8 PM 
  • Thursday: 12 PM - 8 PM 
  • Friday: 10 AM - 5 PM 
  • Saturday: 10 AM - 2 PM

The best way to protect yourself during periods of extreme heat is to keep cool, drink fluids and recognize heat-related illnesses.  For helpful information and resources on how to keep cool and stay healthy when the weather heats up, please visit the Maine CDC’s website by clicking here.

Temporary Cooling stations in Kittery