This just in from Lower Merion Township:
"Due to the excessive heat in the late afternoon hours, Lower Merion Township's Summer Playground Programs that operate at the General Wayne, South Ardmore and Wynnewood Valley parks will end early today (Thursday, July 18) at 1:30 p.m., and on Friday (July 19) at 1 p.m.
"Parents are being notified via email regarding the early dismissal of the programs.
"The above mentioned parks will remain open to the general public.
"The Township's sports clinics are all regularly scheduled to end by 1 p.m. daily."