Getting hot, staying cool - Fire Chief Gary Lataille says the heat index, a combination of the temperature and the humidity level, is expected to reach and/or surpass 100 degrees today. Young children, the elderly and those people that have respiratory impairments should stay indoors and avoid prolonged activity. Check on your neighbors. All outside work should be limited during the extreme heat of the day, drink fluids to avoid dehydration. Pets should be kept cool and have a constant supply of water.
To stay out of the heat, city residents can visit the Woonsocket Harris Public Library, 303 Clinton St., until 5 p.m., and the Woonsocket Senior Center, 84 Social St., until 5 p.m. The senior center will be a little crowded for programs and lunch before 1 p.m., but some space for sitting will be available until then.
Auditions - The is scheduled to hold auditions at 6:30 p.m. for The Encore Repertory Company's production of Spring Awakening tonight and tomorrow from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the theatre. Those participating should bring sheet music and come prepared to sing 32 bars of music. The audition also includes a dance portion, and cold readings.
Office hours - Stop by , 840 Cumberland Hill Road, Thursday at noon to check in with editor Rob Borkowski, who will be having lunch at the brick oven pizza spot. Swing by, order up some gourmet brick-oven pizza, stromboli, salads, panini, pasta, Philly cheesesteaks or Chicago-style hot dogs and have a chat with Rob.
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