Warming Centers & Cold Weather Precautions

South Shore Country Club, Photo by Joshua Ross Photography

January 11, 2021 Submitted by the Town of Hingham

Temperatures are forecast to drop to extreme lows today, January 11th. In case any residents need relief from the cold weather, the Hingham Public Library and Senior Center will be designated as warming centers:

  • Hingham Public Library (66 Leavitt Street, 781-741-1405) will be open from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Senior Center (224 Central Street, 781-741-1458) will be open from 8:30 AM to 6:30 PM

Please check on your neighbors. The MA Emergency Management Agency offers several safety tips for extreme cold weather: https://www.mass.gov/info-details/extreme-cold-safety-tips.

The state offers a 211 line for non-emergency calls and information about shelters and other resources.  As always, in the case of an emergency, please dial 911.

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