New Jersey is headed for a heat wave this weekend while also facing remnants of Tropical Storm Barry. Excessive heat is possible here from Wednesday through Sunday, according to an alert from the National Weather Service. If you do not have some kind of cooling system in your home, here are locations that will serve as cooling stations in the coming days.

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Monroe Township Community Center

  • 120 Monmouth Road
  • Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Monroe Township Senior Center

  • 12 Halsey Reed Road
  • Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; extended hours as directed by OEM

Monroe Township Library

  • 4 Municipal Plaza
  • Monday-Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Carteret Community Center

  • 100 Cooke Ave
  • 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
  • 732-541-3800

Cranbury Library

  • North Main Street
  • Regular hours
  • 609-395-0900

Dunellen Senior Center

  • Columbia Park
  • Regular hours
  • 732-968-3033

East Brunswick Senior Center

  • 3 Civic Center Drive
  • 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • 732-390-6810

Edison - all Municipal buildings

  • Regular hours
  • 732-248-7200

Helmetta Municipal building

  • 60 Main St.
  • Regular hours
  • 732-521-4946

Highland Park Senior Center

  • 220 South 6th St.
  • 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • 732-572-3400

Jamesburg Municipal building

  • Municipal building
  • 131 Perrineville Road
  • Regular hours
  • 732-521-2222

Metuchen Senior Center

  • 112 Central Ave.
  • Regular hours
  • 732-632-8540

Middlesex Borough Recreation Department

  • Legion Place
  • Regular hours
  • 732-356-0414

Milltown Senior Center

  • 60 Violet Terrace
  • Regular hours
  • 732-828-2100

New Brunswick Senior Center

  • 81 Huntington St.
  • Regular hours
  • 732-745-5040

New Brunswick Teen Center

  • 65 Morris St.
  • 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Saturday
  • 732-145-5170

North Brunswick Senior Center

  • 15 Linwood Place
  • Regular hours
  • 732-247-0922

North Brunswick Government Complex

  • 710 Hermann Road
  • Regular hours
  • 732-247-0922

Old Bridge Library or Senior Center

  • Municipal Complex — both buildings
  • Regular hours
  • 732-721-5600

Perth Amboy YMCA

  • 357 New Brunswick Ave.
  • 5:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • 732-826-0290

Piscataway Senior Center

  • 700 Buena Vista Ave
  • Regular hours
  • 732-562-2300

Plainsboro Library

  • Plainsboro Road, Municipal Complex
  • Regular hours
  • 609-275-2897 

Plainsboro Rec & Cultural Center

  • 641 Plainsboro Road
  • 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • 609-799-0909

Sayreville Senior Center

  • 3018 Bordentown Ave.
  • Regular hours
  • 732-390-7020

South Amboy YMCA

  • 200 John T O’Leary Blvd
  • Regular hours
  • 732-727-4600

South Amboy Senior Center

  • 108 S. Stevens Ave.
  • Regular hours
  • 732-525-5961

South Amboy Library

  • 100 Hoffman Ave.
  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.; Wednesday, Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
  • 732-721-6060

South Brunswick Senior Center

  • 540 Ridge Road
  • Regular hours
  • 732-329-4000, ext. 682

South Brunswick Library

  • Dayton Road and Monmouth Junction
  • Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.; Friday, 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.; Saturday, 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 732-438-0939

South Plainfield Senior Center

  • 90 Maple Ave.
  • Regular hours
  • 908-754-9000

South River Senior Center

  • 55 Reid St.
  • Regular hours
  • 732-257-1999

Spotswood Senior Center

  • 1 Arlington Ave.
  • Regular hours
  • 732-251-0700

Woodbridge – many locations

  • 732 634-4500

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