HOTLINE: Monday, June 2

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Excessive Heat Warning

The National Weather Service in Phoenix has issued an excessive heat warning
for the South Central Arizona Deserts. From 10:00am to 8:00pm Monday, June 2.
The affected area includes the Phoenix Metro area and surrounding lower deserts including
Gila Bend, Casa Grande, Coolidge, and other nearby areas. Temperature will reach highs from 
110-112 degrees. These temperatures can cause heat related illness, even death. Those working or playing outdoors, without air conditioning, or people sensitive to heat will need to take the proper
Mesa Hydration Center 
With temperatures about to hit triple digits on a regular basis, the City of Mesa is working with nonprofit  agencies and businesses to provide supplies of water to the homeless and unsheltered. The eighth annual Mesa Hydration Donation Campaign will begin Monday, June 2.  Residents will be asked to donate water at various drop-off locations throughout the city:
Mesa Fire Department Volunteer Center
2830 E. Adobe (located behind Fire Station 206 at Lindsay and Adobe)
24-hour drop-off at Volunteer Center door
Red Mountain Multigenerational Center
7550 E. Adobe
5:30 a.m. - 9 p.m. Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 1 p.m. Saturday
Rhodes Aquatics Complex
1860 S. Longmore
1 p.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday
1 p.m. - 6 p.m. Saturday
1 p.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday
Mesa Main Library
64 E. First St.
10 a.m. - 8 p.m. Monday - Thursday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Friday - Saturday
United Food Bank
245 S. Nina Drive (north of Broadway between Extension and Alma School)
6 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday
Collection bins will be available on evenings and weekends
Paz de Cristo            
424 W. Broadway
7 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Monday - Friday
3 p.m. - 6 p.m. Saturday - Sunday
A New Leaf - MesaCAN
635 E. Broadway
6 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday in front lobby
A New Leaf - East Valley Men's Center
2345 N. Country Club Drive
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Daily
Fiesta Mall - Guest Services
1445 W. Southern Ave.
10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Monday - Saturday
11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sunday
Superstition Springs Center - Guest Services
6555 E. Southern Ave.
10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Monday - Saturday
11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sunday
Mesa Chamber of Commerce
40 N. Center St. #104
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday
$1000 Scorpion Contest
To help face your fear of scorpions this summer, Bug & Weed Mart owners, are hosting the first ever Creepiest Scorpion Encounter contest. The winner with the creepiest story will be awarded $1,000 cash the week of June 30. 
Go to for more information on the contest.
Submissions are due by midnight June 25th the winner will receive $1000. 
Boys & Girls Camp
Summer camp is now in full swing at the Boys & Girls Clubs. But, this year, it is a little extra special, as the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale will be celebrating their 60th anniversary all summer long. 
Virginia G. Piper Boys & Girls Club
10515 E. Lakeview Drive
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
Via Linda & Lakeview Drive (101 east of Shea)
Kids that Rip
Summer camps are in full swing, and starting today, gymnastics camp, Parkour-american ninja warriors camp and skateboard camps all begin at Kids that Rip Indoor Skate Park, and it's not too late to sign up! Your kid can stay out of the heat, dial in new  tricks, learn gymnastics and more... plus, they can meet an X Games Silver Medalist! 
Kids that Rip, Indoor Skate Park
1927 N. Gilbert Rd.
Mesa, AZ 85213